The SparkArts Digital Arts Festival is an annual convention held in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Along with speakers, presentations, and live performances, the festival will play host to many competitions, including:
Animated Short Film Demo (as in demoscene, see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Demoscene) Graphic Art (pixel art, ansi, photoshop, digital photography) Interactive (indie gaming and interactive art) Machinima (movies made with video game engines, see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Machinima) Electronic Music (electronica, remixed, oldskool, tracker, chiptunes)
We expect between 150 and 300 attendees, from all over North America. The venue will feature a movie theater style auditorium and plenty of room to network, mingle, play games, and discover. It will be close to the downtown area of Salt Lake City, within easy reach of hotels, restaurants, beautiful scenery, and Salt Lake City's thriving nightlife.
Salt Lake City Public Library
Designed by internationally-acclaimed architect Moshe Safdie, the Main Library's contains 240,000 square feet of meeting space, reading galleries and more.
210 E 400 S
84111 Salt Lake City, UT