SL14B: participation applications open

By Inara Pey – Inara Pey: Living in a Modem World. Visit SL14B: participation applications open for original post.

Thursday, April 13th marked the opening of applications to participate in the SL14B Community Celebration to mark the 13th anniversary of Second Life entering it public beta. Celebrations this year will run from Sunday, June 19th through to Sunday, June 26th inclusive, all under the theme of Carnivalesque. In particular, the organisers are seeking applications […]

SL14B: participation applications open

By Inara Pey – Inara Pey: Living in a Modem World. Visit SL14B: participation applications open for original post.

Thursday, April 13th marked the opening of applications to participate in the SL14B Community Celebration to mark the 13th anniversary of Second Life entering it public beta. Celebrations this year will run from Sunday, June 19th through to Sunday, June 26th inclusive, all under the theme of Carnivalesque. In particular, the organisers are seeking applications […]

Audience Participation Event: 3D Art – PURSUE IMPOSSIBLE (Win A Share of L$41,000)

The Grand Finale Winners announcements for PURSURE IMPOSSIBLE:  The 6th UWA Grand Art Challenge will be held in December along with the winners announcements for the Machinima Challenge. We have on display at UWA 59 artworks from all corners of the globe.

One of the artworks below will be awarded the L$ 60,000 Grand Prize in DECEMBER 2015! More than L$ 410,000 will be distributed at the winners announcements for 3D art and machinima on 13 December 2014.

WE INVITE ALL OF SL TO PARTICIPATE IN A L$ 41,000 AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION EVENT


Deadline For Audience Participation Prizes: Midnight SLT 10 December 2014
L$ 41,000 has been set aside for art lovers who take part in a special participation event. We are asking everyone to view the artworks and list who you think will finish in the TOP 10 in order: 1st – 10th, as decided by the official judging panel. Email your list to [email protected] OR list them on a notecard to Jayjay Zifanwe in SL. Please put your name on the title of the notecard with the words Pursue Impossible 3D Art Audience Event.

The 5 participants whose order comes closest to the final order decided by the judging panel (Listed here), will win for themselves between L$ 12,000 – L$ 5,000. The first prize winner will also be invited to be on the panel for the next grand art challenge
* Participating artists are welcome to take part as well, as this competition will not affect the actual judging results.

AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION PRIZES
(Awarded to viewers/ visitors whose top 10 lists most closesly aligns to the actual juried top 10)

  • 1st Prize L$ 12,000
  • 2nd Prize L$ 10,000
  • 3rd Prize L$ 8,000
  • 4th Prize L$ 6,000
  • 5th Prize L$ 5,000

PURSUE IMPOSSIBLE 3D ART CHALLENGE ARTWORKS (59 IN TOTAL)
Click Here for Start Location (OR, you can teleport directly to each artwork by clicking the name):

Following is a complete list of all 59 entries with links to SLURLs.

Special thanks to Eliza Wierwight for the event poster design and for all her support. Special thanks also to the creator of some of the spaces at UWA. These include FreeWee Ling, Chuckmatrix Clip, quadrapop Lane, Nyx Breen, Bradley Dorchester (Bradley Curnow, RL). Dragonmage Bogan (Dr Chris Thorne, RL), Sharni Azalee and Minny Werefox (Minh Tran, RL). 


    Previously posted by at The University of Western Australia (UWA) in Second Life. Visit http://uwainsl.blogspot.com/2015/11/audience-participation-event-3d-art.html for original post.

    Audience Participation Event: MACHINIMUWA VIII – Pursue Impossible (Win A Share of L$41,000 for Watching Machinima)

    The Grand Finale Winners announcements for MachinimUWA VIII: Pursue Impossible will be held on Sunday the 13th of December at 6AM SLT (note its AM!!)  along with the winners announcements for the 3D Art Challenge. We have 45 Machinima from around the world for the 8th edition of the UWA short animated film challenges.

    One of the Machinima  below will be awarded the L$ 60,000 Grand Prize in DECEMBER 2015! L$ 500,000 in all will be distributed at the winners announcements
     
    UWA would like to acknowledge fellow sponsors,
    Tom Papas & SciFi Film Festival, Reign Congrejo & BOSL, LaPiscean Liberty & SL Artist, AviewTV, Pixel Bits,   TheDove Rhode with S&S Gallery of SL Fine Art & Peace Is A Choice Gallery, Virtlantis, Phillip Vought, Dr Valerie Casey, Carolyn Steele & York University (Canada), Taralyn Gravois,  johannes1977 & Windlight Magazine, Eleanor Medier & The Sim Street Journal, UWA Marketing & Communications, as well as The UWA Virtual Worlds Project.


    WE INVITE ALL OF SL TO PARTICIPATE IN A L$ 41,000 AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION EVENT
     

    Deadline For Audience Participation Prizes: Midnight SLT 6th December 2015.

    L$ 41,000 has been set aside for all machinima lovers who take part in a special participation event. We are asking everyone to view the machinima and give us which machinima you think will finish in the TOP 10 in order 1st – 10th as decided by the official judging panel. 


    (email [email protected] OR list them on a notecard to Jayjay Zifanwe – please put your name on the title of the notecard with the words MachinimUWA VIII Audience Event).

    The 5 participants whose order comes closest to the final order decided by the judging panel, will win for themselves between L$ 12,000 – L$ 5,000.

    * More than happy for the artists taking part as well to submit their lists, as this will not impact the actual results

    This is not a popularity vote. Your top 10 is your prediction of who the actual top 10 will be according to the official judging.


    AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION PRIZES
    (Awarded to viewers/ visitors whose top 10 lists most closesly aligns to the actual juried top 10)

    • 1st Prize L$ 12,000
    • 2nd Prize L$ 10,000
    • 3rd Prize L$ 8,000
    • 4th Prize L$ 6,000
    • 5th Prize L$ 5,000

    ALL 45 MACHINIMA VIII ENTRIES
    (In reverse Klingon Alphabetical Order)

    Sarah Whitney (Stonington, Connecticut, USA) – Pursue Impossible
    Jackson Redstar (Phoenix, Arizona, USA) – Reach
    Isabelle Cheren (London, England) – Finding Heart
    Tutsy Navarathna (Frenchman in Pondicherry, India) – Death of Death?
    Braclo Eber (South AFrica) – Path to Redemption
    Fuchsia Nightfire (Dorset, England) & Gweeb (Canada) – Right for Me
    Haveit Neox (Los Angeles, USA) & Lilia Artis (Bern, Switzerland)  – Tis an Egg
    Soda Air (Monterey, California) – Pursue the Impossible
    Glasz de Cuir (Spain) – Your Love Letter
    Mexi Lane aka Marina Bellini (Rome, Italy) – Pursue Impossible – Fly High
    Sevio (Barcelona, Spain) – Virtual Flow
    Billy Carter (Cincinnati, Ohio, USA) / (Elite Littlebird – SL) – Pursue Impossible
    Suzie Anderton (Bournemouth, England) – Pursue Impossible
    Vilvi Rae (Jyvaskylla, Finland) – Don’t Look Back
    Chich Aeon  (Corvallis, Oregon, USA) – Bookends
    Natascha Randt (Gelsenkirchen, Germany) & Karina Hoisan (San Isidro del General, Costa Rica) – Chasing a Butterfly
    Sunset Quinnel (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – Pursue Impossible for Who
    Isabelle Cheren (London, England) – Pursue Impossible
    Secret Rage (Dallas, Texas, USA) – The Gift
    Chic Aeon (Corvallis, Oregon, USA)  – Folding Time
    Chantal Harvey (Maastricht, Netherlands) – Robi – oh my head
    Fuzzy Deezul (Chicago, Illinois, USA) – The Escape
    Panda (La Corneuve, France) – Ghost Race
    JaeSang (Seattle, Washington, USA) – Parallel Universes

    Fuchsia Nightfire (Dorset, England) & Gweeb (Canada) – Surfing on Ceres
    Sophia Yates (Lancaster, Massachusetts, USA) – IF
    Joseph Nussbaum (Durham, North Carolina) & Boris Twist  (Portland, Oregon) – Quest
    Maximillian Merlin (Hann. Muenden, Germany) – Enchanted Dimensions
    Misio2 (Melbourne, Australia) – ;Decorations
    Sophia Hines (Paris, France) – Pursue Impossible
    Kobuk Farshore (Alaska, USA) – Pursue Impossible
    Sheba Rayna (Sacramento, California) – Pursue Impossible
    Ultraviolet Alter (Toulouse, France) – Thin Places
    Alfonso Garavito Olivar (Colombian in Boston, USA), Inés Rodríguez (Valencia, Spain) and Juani Ruiz (Cordoba, Spain) – A World Without Borders
    Diana Al Martini (Jakarta, Indonesia) – Pursue Impossible on UWA Today
    Yesikita Coppola (The Netherlands) – Infinite
    Secret Rage (Dallas, Texas, USA) – Pursue I’m Impossible
    Haveit Neox (Los Angeles, USA) & Lilia Artis (Bern, Switzerland) – Touching White
    Eric Takkar (USA) & SurReal Muse (Perth, Australia) – Impossible
    Livio Korobase (Caravaggio, Italy) – Pursue Impossible? (VIMEO VERSION HERE)
    Artistik Oluja (A Briton in Kuwait City, Kuwait) – Magic Mirrors
    Dae Hayes – Daegirieul (SL) (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) – Pursue Impossible
    Mary Wickentower (Zimmerman, Minnesota, USA) – Mother’s Warnings


    Previously posted by at The University of Western Australia (UWA) in Second Life. Visit http://uwainsl.blogspot.com/2015/11/audience-participation-event.html for original post.