Plovdiv 2019 Foundation invites visual artists, working with digital media /photography, video, sound art, digital installations, internet art etc/ to submit original artistic concepts and interpretations on the theme 'Tobacco City'.

The invitation is focused on stimulating creative approaches on the topic and the ongoing public debate connected to it. This call is looking for ideas and is not related to specific financial support, but aims to present to wider audience artistic reflections, inspired by the destiny of the tobacco warehouses. Its aim is to stimulate the creative approach towards the "Tobacco city" and towards the current public debate. All the applying artworks should be presented only in digital form, thus allowing to be presented virtually on this online platform.

All of the received artistic proposals will be presented in an online showcase. Selection of the best applications will be presented in an exhibition in the Tobacco city in Plovdiv and in other cities European Capital of cultures.

We expect your applications till 31 July 2016 by mail on: Sending links for online download of the files, when they are bigger size, is recomended.

There are no age restrictions for the applicants, nor such regarding the nationality of the artists.All proposals advocating ethnic, racial, religious, gender, sexual and others intolerance or violation of fundamental human rights will be annulled.

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