Wednesday 14th April

"At distance: digital art today's challenge?"

16h30-17h50, Conference Hall
This opening conference seeks to question digital art creation and exhibition today's challenges while bringing a historical perspective.

16h30-16h45
>>Lecture: "Virtualisation vs financialization of digital artistic practice: the future of crypto-activism"
 Conference Hall
Maurice Benayoun (School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong)
16h50-17h05
>>Lecture: "Portrait of a Future"
 Conference Hall
Peggy Schoenegge (Peer to space)
17h10-17h25
>>Lecture: "Virtual museums, real museums" (in French)
 Conference Hall
Maxence Grugier (Journalist - Curator)
17h25-17h50
>>Debate: "At distance: digital art today's challenge?"
 Conference Hall
Moderator: Elhem Younes and Judith Guez

Thursday 15th April

"Hybrid museums - a new reality in a pandemic world?"

10h-11h45, Conference Hall
How can the cultural sector welcome the public virtually during the pandemic? How to transfer art and exhibitions in digital spaces, galleries and virtual scenographies? What means and technological tools to use?

10h-10h20
>>Conference: 'Digital Realities: Expending Art and Museums’ experiences beyond real - virtual'
 Conference Hall
Roei Amit (Réunion des Musées Nationaux - Grand Palais)
10h25-10h35
>>Lecture: "Digital at Versailles, for all audiences"
 Conference Hall
Paul Chaine (Château de Versailles)
10h40-10h50
>>Lecture: "The Age of Creators has come, finally!"
 Conference Hall
Soh Yeong Roh (Art Center Nabi)
10h55-11h05
>>Lecture: "Virtual Exhibitions and SODA gallery"
 Conference Hall
"Valentino Catricala (SODA Gallery / Manchester Metropolitan University) "
11h05-11h45
>>Debate: "Hybrid museums - a new reality in a pandemic world?"
 Conference Hall
Roei Amit (Réunion des Musées Nationaux - Grand Palais), Paul Chaine (Château de Versailles), Soh Yeong Roh (Art Center Nabi), Valentino Catricala (SODA Gallery / Manchester Metropolitan University) Moderator: Urszula Gleisner.
"Curating digital art today - Virtual exhibition / Real exhibition"

16h-18h, Conference Hall
The number of virtual museums and galleries has been significantly increasing since the beginning of the pandemic resulting in a new art market. Art professionals share with the public their vision regarding art dissemination and their online virtual spaces created for this purpose.

16h-16h10
>>Lecture: "Phi Center presentation"
 Conference Hall
Myriam Achard (Phi Center)
16h15-16h25
>>Lecture: "Blended Realities: Art Exhibitions in Real Life and Virtual Spaces"
 Conference Hall
Julie Walsh (Walsh Galleries)
16h30-16h40
>>Lecture: "How is synthesis defining a genre"
 Conference Hall
Giorgio Vitale (Synthesis Galerie)
16h45-16h55
>>Lecture: "Charlot Gallery presentation"
 Conference Hall
Valérie Hasson-Benillouche (Charlot Gallery)
16h55-17h20
>>Debate: "Curating digital art today - Virtual exhibition / Real exhibition"
 Conference Hall
Moderator: Elhem Younes and Judith Guez
17h35-18h
>>Conference: "What's the future of digital artworks?"
 Conference Hall
Céline Thomas (Researcher)

Friday 16th April

"Online Art: creation and research"

10h-11h45, Conference Hall
Teachers and artists involved in research-creation practices share with the public their pedagogical projects and encountered problems during the creative process.

10h-10h35
>>Panel: "Research-creation and online teaching challenges : pedagogical related issues in virtual and collaborative spaces"
 Conference Hall
Gaëtan Robillard (Université Marne la Vallée-IMAC), Sophie Daste (Université Paris 8-ATI), Yann Minh (Nøømuseum). Moderator: François Garnier
10h40 -11h15
>>Panel: "Children of Cyberspace: how artists and visitors inhabit the virtual world."
 Conference Hall
Imane LEHÉRISSIER (Château Ephémère), Tiffany Attali et Calin Segal (In-Dialog), Nacho De la Vega (L.E.V festival), Sylvain Levy (Dslcollection). Moderator: Elhem Younes
11h20-11h45
>>Presentation: "Making Lemonade Symposium: How can cultural actors make the best out of the necessity to provide more content online?"
 Conference Hall
Melanie Bono (Goethe-Institut), Amanda Mouellic (Ambassade de France en Corée) and Soh Yeong Roh (Art Center Nabi). Moderator: Elhem Younes
"Online Art: creations and adaptations"

14h15-16h35, Conference Hall
What are the aesthetical and technical concerns encountered while creating or performing online? Digital artists and performers present their artistic process and explain issues related to creating or adapting their artwork to virtual spaces.

14h15-14h30
>>Talk: "Performance in Real and Virtual Spaces / Adventures in Cyberformance"
 Conference Hall
Beth Kates (Playground Studios / Digital Alchemy Creation Lab), Helen Varley Jamieson (UpStage)
14h35-15h40
>>Panel: "Online Art : creations and adaptations, a presentation of Recto VRso 2021 Selected Artists"
 Conference Hall
Recto VRso Artists
15h40-16h35
>>Presentation: "Digital art festivals - Projects & perspectives for digital art festivals and centers"
 Beach
Kristina Maurer (Ars Electronica), Majid Seddati (FIAV), Ulrich Schrauth (VHRAM! Festival), Benjamin De Wit (VRDays), Cedric Huchet and Martin Lambert (Stereolux)