Welcome to SEA(S) International Festival




 Organized by the Ionion Center for the Arts and Culture

Under the Auspices of the Prefecture of the Ionian Islands and the Municipality of Kefalonia.


The SEA(S) International  Festival  is taking place at the Greek  Islands Kefalonia and Ithaca .

TIME: March – April- May- June- July- August- September-October of each year

Opening date for applications end of December

Official openings of the events & exhibitions  first week of August  each year(dates to be determined)

Duration of the exhibitions August-1st- September 15th( dates alterations apply )

The International  Festival SEA(S) is focusing on the endless relationship between the Man and the Sea.

In this Forum  participants  from all over the World and  every field of the Arts, Sciences, Technologies, Environment, Athleticism, are invited to present in the form of their expertise, such as Contemporary, Innovative, Advanced and / or/ Experimental.

AIMS:  The Festival aims  to establish a  permanent multicultural communication throughout various fields of the Arts, Sciences, Environment, Technologies and Athleticism, under a unique and challenging concept at a time.

THEME: The  theme  will be the Sea, explored in a systematic interface between Human Civilization and Nature, throughout the various  landscapes of the Planet or Universe, virtual or physical, connecting  People, Eras, Continents, Worlds. Topics such as Environment, Incipient, Contemporary and Potential World  Seas will be explored, documented and presented in artistic, scientific and sporty way.

LOCATION: The location of the Festival, the Greek Islands Kefalonia  and Ithaca,  identifies the Historical and Mythological existence of the Homeric Odyssey, the metaphor of the Human struggle   against the omnipotence of Nature, the overseas adventure, the endless wandering of the Human Being in  the fragile  worlds of physical and metaphysical spheres, amid untamed elements, in search of its Origin and life paths towards the truth of Existence.

The Festival  includes three (3) sectors :

Sector 1:  SEA(S)  ARTS / International  Festival

info:  http://seas.ionionartscenter.gr/seas-arts/

 Sector 2:  SEA(S) CONFERENCE /  Seas Connecting / Sea Sports/ Health Sciences

info:  http://seas.ionionartscenter.gr/seas-conference/

Sector 3:   SEA(S) SPORTS  

info:   http://seas.ionionartscenter.gr/seas-sports/

LANGUAGES:  Operational language is English, acceptable are all the Languages.

ELIGIBILITY: Eligible are All disciplines and interdisciplinary projects in Arts, Sciences and Technologies, Education  and Research, included Environmental projects, Literary Arts , Performing  Arts and Music, Applied Arts, Visual Arts , New Media.

Are invited  projects personal of collective, Activists,Academic projects,  Schools,  Colleges, Universities and in Arts, Sciences and Research Institutions .

Sea Sports Health Schools, Sea Sports Clubs and Organizations, Sea Sports Athletes , Sea Sports Technology Experts and Scientists and Sea Sports Equipment Suppliers and  Constructors   from all over the  World.