“ RENEWABLE FUTURES” – SHORT-NOTICE CALL FOR CONFERENCE PROPOSALS

We are announcing a CALL for presentation sessions of a new conference series on art and science research and cultural innovation – RENEWABLE FUTURES, the launch of which will take place in Riga and Liepaja, May 15-18, 2014, on the occasion of the FIELDS exhibition opening programme
We especially encourage to apply artists working with science, researchers engaged with sustainability issues from different perspectives, as well as doctoral students – to share their research ideas and results in relation to the following topics:
* building new sustainability theories
* art as research,
* art and science

Please send your submissions – short abstract (100-200 words) and bios to rixc@rixc.lv

Deadline: April 15, 2014

As this is a launching conference, participation and accreditation is free of charge

We will be able to support participants from the Baltic and Nordic countries, and partly also from other European countries. Academic researchers are encouraged to apply for travel support in their universities, we can provide you with invitation / confirmation letters, if necessary.

http://fields.rixc.lv

For more detailed information about the conference please see the document attached – Renewable Futures.