The story of space Festival, Goa, India
The Story of Space explores space and its connections to science, philosophy, art and culture to create inspiration, dialogue and spontaneous learning experiences through a free, public festival. Curated through conversations and an open call, the festival will bring together researchers of science & philosophy, artists & designers, writers & poets, musicians, cultural practitioners, coders, and educators in a month long calendar of events in Goa, India.
You can apply as designers, artists, educators, researchers or film makers.
THE STORY OF SPACE 2017 festival aims to focus on creating path‐breaking lifelong learning opportunities surrounding the physics, politics, philosophy, and perception of space. The intended outcomes for the festival are:
1. Increase in public understanding of current science and its relation to society
2. Increase in the sensibility to patterns that connect / degrees of interdependence
3. Strengthen the network and platform for science, philosophy, art, and culture practitioners to share ideas through cross‐ and inter‐disciplinary linkages
The organisers are working on to support the production budget (average of 75,000 INR budgeted per project), accommodation and meals for the one month stay, and travel (National ‐ train / flight, International ‐ depends on grants) at minimum.
Deadline: 15 December