California Arts Council

State of California

Artist Call Detail

Video Art Festival Open Call
For International artists

MUX: Asheville is accepting submissions of video work from national and international applicants for exhibition, Summer 2016, in Asheville, North Carolina. The call for entry accepts single and multi-channel digital video work, collaborative works, serial works (dependent on total run time), performance for camera, and video installation or sculptural video work (these will be managed as individual cases and will depend on the resources/capabilities of the artist and the exhibition space).

The 2016 show will explore the language of information* and systems of connection, furthering the dialogue between the Asheville region and the rest of the world.

*(Refers to any communicative methodology, including but not limited to aesthetic or conceptual structures, choreography, composition, linguistics, memetics, montage, narrative, and semantics.)

TO SUBMIT: Please email the following to

1 PDF file containing:

Artist bio/statement (up to 300 words)


  • Artist bio/statement (up to 300 words)
  • Project statement(s), (up to 500 words)
  • URL / link to video (with password if required for access).
  • An updated Resume/CV


Paypal transaction ID # or receipt of $15 to (Please use the “send money to friends and family” option when paying).

Please include your first and last name in the email subject line (example: John Johnson, England)

Additional Info:

Submit only one application per collaborative group/artist.

It is recommended that works submitted have been completed by the artist(s) within the past 3 years.

Send no more than 15 minutes of video total.

Works must be accessible via an online video streaming host (ex. YouTube, Vimeo). Please include links to your work sample.

*If your work is selected for exhibition, we may require that certain video formats, codecs, and resolutions be transferred to our database, ensuring that each work is exhibited at highest possible quality. We do not require that your streaming video will match the quality of your HQ version exactly (which should be a larger file saved on your computer and ready for transferring if requested); however, it is recommended that the streaming version matches the audio/visual quality of your HQ version as closely as possible. Feel free to email with any technical questions related to submission.

Please direct any questions about eligibility to with the subject line "2016 MUX Inquiry"; we will answer your questions as soon as possible. Visit for more information.

Deadline: 01-20-2016
MUX: Asheville

Contact: Shira Service

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