SAAI –Super Artistic AI– Factory is the first contemporary art based hackathon on AI = artificial intelligence. SAAI Factory calls for hackers, artists, coders, designers, tech evangelists, creatives, and developers from all disciplines to explore artificial intelligence as a means and field of artistic practice. Participants from art and tech will be brought together through online social encounter and match-making to form international teams. Internationally renown and dedicated mentors of the field will give talks, workshops and guidance throughout the hackathon.
All partaking creators, project ideas and prototypes will be presented at the International Summer Festival in Hamburg. Six projects will be selected by the Jury for post-production. These projects and prototypes from the hackathon will be shown in subsequent showcases and exhibitions around the world, such as the ZKM Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe, the AI Biennial in Essen, the KAUST University in Saudi Arabia, online at nexmuseum.io, and others.
IMPORTANT DATES and DEADLINES:
1 ) REGISTER WITH SKILLS OR IDEAS UNTIL AUGUST 8TH.
2 ) BUILD INTERNATIONAL TEAMS, CONSISTING OF ARTISTS AND CODERS, MAX 5 PERSONS.
3 ) LOCAL HACKATHONS AND INTERIM PRESENTATION SCHEDULED FOR AUGUST 20/21ST.
4 ) DEADLINE FOR FINAL PROJECTS IS ON SEPTEMBER 14TH.
SAAI – SUPER ARTISTIC AI – FACTORY A COLLABORATIVE PLATFORM FOR ARTISTIC PRODUCTION AND AI TECHNOLOGY – FACTORY
Main Collaborators and Sponsors: The Minister of State for Culture and the Media, GOETHE-INSTITUT, ZKM – Zentrum für Kunst und Medien, ARIC – Artificial Intelligence Center
For more information and to apply, please visit saifactory.com/