Eighth International Conference on the Image
Venice International University, Venice, Italy
31 October–1 November 2017

2017 Call for Proposals

We are inviting proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, virtual lightning talks, virtual posters, or colloquia addressing one of the following themes:

  • Theme 1: The Form of The Image
  • Theme 2: Image Work
  • Theme 3: The Image in Society
  • 2017 Special Focus: Imagining Ourselves

2017 Call for Entries - Image Conference Exhibition

Pop-Up Exhibition at Venice International University
31 October–1 November 2017

The Eighth International Conference on the Image invites conference participants to submit artistic work for entry to the 2017 Image Conference Pop-Up Exhibition, to be held 31 October–1 November at Venice International University.

Submission Details

Entries are welcome in the following areas: 1) Visual artworks—photography, prints, drawings, paintings, 2) Short films or videos, 3) Screen-based computer or net art.

Submission Guidelines

Proposals should submitted no later than 31 July 2017. Entries must include the following:

  • Title
  • Presentation type (select "Pop-up Exhibition" in CG Publisher)
  • Short description
  • Longer description, including: 1) A web link to your work, 2) The exact dimensions of your work(s) and the number of pieces, and 3) Any special requirements for exhibiting the work*
  • Keyword set

Entries will be reviewed by 15 August 2017, and applicants will be notified of acceptance via email. Once an entry is accepted, participants must register for the conference.

Become a Presenter

1 Submit a Proposal

If you would like to present, start by submitting a proposal. You will need the following: presentation type, short and long descriptions, keywords, focus, themes, and biographical information.

View our step-by-step guide to submitting a presentation proposal. Submit your proposal here.

2 Get Accepted

After we receive your presentation proposal, it moves to the evaluation step. We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed within two to four weeks of submission.

See proposal deadlines below.

3 Register

Once your proposal is accepted, you must register before our Program Development team can schedule your presentation.

View our step-by-step guide to the registration process. Submit your registration here.

Important Dates

We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed within two to four weeks of submission.

Registration Dates

Once your proposal is accepted register by one of the deadlines below to be scheduled as a presenter.

Advance Registration Deadline 1 March 2017
Early Registration Deadline 30 April 2017
Regular Registration Deadline 30 September 2017
Late Registration Deadline 31 October 2017

Submit Your Proposal

Current proposal submission deadline:

31 March 2017 *