INTERNATIONAL ART- DESIGN CONFERENCE, PERFORMANCES & EXHIBITION
April 14, 2021
Call for Proposals
About the Theme “The Healing Power of Art”
Since the cave paintings around 30,000 years old, man always used art to create magic and illusions. Those paintings of wild animals presumed as the rituals before hunting, which helps to stay alive and get nourished. During antiquity Greeks used every kind of artistic activity as catharsis meaning purification and clarification. In ancient Egypt public drama theatres and music performed to heal and comfort the public. Music, dance, special costumes, and body paintings like tattoos had been used for recovery and wellness by Shamans, and other believers in different tribes from all over the world like America, Africa, and Australia. Six thousand years of history about using art in recovery had begun from middle Asian Turkic tribes, transported to Middle East and Muslim world over Asia Minor to the Balkans. The hospitals of Seljuk and Ottoman Dynasties from middle ages with special sections for using the power of art in healing can be seen along the geography.
Human thinking and perception skills have brought many advantages and disadvantages. People collectively (ritual, dance, sound, image production, sense of belonging) and / or individually (psychological relaxation, getting away from the negative thoughts and feelings, concentrating on what they can achieve on their own) have found different ways to heal these difficulties by their personal efforts. In addition to individuals who are interested in art as a profession, who work and specialize in art, there are also people from different fields who prefer to relax by mixing and arranging colors, forms, brush strokes, gestures, movements, music notes, instruments, sounds, and letters. Different disciplines of art play an active role on a global and / or local scale as a recovering and reforming method to enable the society to move away from the dilemmas that the individual has fallen into, to breathe by giving a pause, to encourage the individual for transferring the negative to positive.
You are invited to submit an abstract for the upcoming one-day online conference hosted by Dokuz Eylul University, Buca Faculty of Education, Fine Arts Education Department. The one-day International Art, Design Conference and Exhibition explores the many ways creative mind deals with social, physical, and environmental recovery by using the visual language and materials of art and design.
Please submit short proposals of no more than 300 words and works of art by March 15, 2021 to firstname.lastname@example.org address. The presentation text must be in English. Contributions should be short, focused, contextual and analytical readings that address “The Healing Power of Art”. Besides bringing together a wide range of papers, art, music, movement, dance, and design works focusing on this year’s theme “The Healing Power of Art”, submissions should also be within the scope of the following headings:
Art & Education
Art & Philosophy
Art & Psychology
Art & Sociology
Art & Cultural Studies
History of Art
Music & Education
Music & Philosophy
Music & Psychology
Music & Sociology
Music & Cultural Studies
Movement/Dance & Education
Movement/Dance & Philosophy
Movement/Dance & Psychology
Movement/Dance & Sociology
Movement/Dance & Cultural Studies
The symposium exhibition will remain open online for 15 days.
An international and jury exhibition will be organized within the scope of the symposium. Participants in the exhibition are required to fill in the exhibition application form on the symposium web page and send the image of the work (in jpeg format at 300dpi resolution) and send it to email@example.com.
IMPORTANT DATES FOR EXHIBITION
Online application deadline for the exhibition: 15.03.2021
Notification date of the works accepted to the exhibition: 25.03.2021
Exhibition Date: 14-29 April 2021 (15 Days)
The symposium performance exhibition will remain open online for 15 days.
An international and jury performance exhibition will be organized within the scope of the symposium. Participants in the performance exhibition are required to fill in the exhibition application form on the symposium web page and send the image of the performance video (not more than 10 minutes) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
IMPORTANT DATES FOR PERFORMANCE EXHIBITION
Online application deadline for application: 15.03.2021
Notification date of the works accepted to the performance exhibition: 25.03.2021
Exhibition Date: 14-29 April 2021 (15 Days)
Upon invitation, full text submissions will be due May 15th, 2021, with
expected publication in September 2021. Invitations will be sent out no
later than the end of March 2021. Full text submissions will be published as proceedings under the title of “The Healing Power of Art”. The proceedings will be edited by Banu Ozevin, Sibel Almelek Isman Cinla Seker, and Bahar Sogukkuyu.
Registration fee for the conference is 200 TL for oral presentations, 100 TL for performance / exhibition.
Participation fee for those who want to participate as an audience is 50 TL.
– Each participant who will attend the symposium must pay a registration fee. In studies belonging to more than one participant, each author who wants to get a certificate of participation must pay at least one registration fee.
– A maximum of two studies by the same author can be submitted for one registration fee. In case of more than two studies, 100 TL must be paid for each study in addition to the registration fee. Master and PhD students can submit only one study with a single registration fee.
* Registration fees deposited will not be refunded.
Services included in the registration fee:
– Online participation in presentation sessions and invited speaker sessions
– Electronic attendance certificate
Name of the Bank
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To prevent any inexactitude,
“[Name Surname]_Performance/Exhibition_IADCE”, whether is the payment for a bulletin or a exhibition/performance.
Example for Payment Explanation:
For a bulletin: Pablo PICASSO_Bulletin_IADCE
For a performance: Pablo PICASSO _Performance_IADCE
For exhibition: Pablo PICASSO_Exhibition_IADCE
For audiences: Pablo PICASSO_Audience_IADCE
Payment documents should send to the email@example.com e-mail address with the same explanations added.