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(slight 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
Sector 2: SEA(S) CONFERENCE / Seas Connecting / Sea Sports/ Health Sciences
Sector 3: SEA(S) 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.
(OPEN TO SPONSORS AND BENEFACTORS).
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