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DIGit Expo Announcement

Call for Entries DIGit: A Digital Media Exposition sponsored by Delaware Valley Arts Alliance, the not-for-profit arts council for Sullivan County, NY, is calling for entries for Media works in four categories: Animation, Narrative, Documentary and Experimental/Hybrid/Alternative. DIGit was conceived to encourage creative and technical excellence and experimentation among individual artists and small groups working with digital tools. Over $ 3,000 in prizes will awarded. Application forms online at www.ArtsAllianceSite.org or by calling 845-252-7576. Deadline is February 29, 2004. ......................................................... Delaware Valley Arts Alliance (DVAA) is pleased to announce the premiere of DIGit: A Digital Media Exposition that will be held over two and a half days from April 23-25, 2004 in Narrowsburg, New York. DIGit was conceived to encourage creative and technical excellence and experimentation among small groups and individual artists working with digital tools. Over $3,000 in prizes will awarded to individuals or small production groups who submit work in one or more of four categories: Animation, Narrative, Documentary and Experimental/Hybrid/Alternative. Application forms are available on line for those who wish to submit at: www.ArtsAllianceSite.org. The founding committee, made up of artists, college professors, videographers, and students are crafting a weekend of events that include screenings, a keynote event by Gary Winick, CEO of Indigent and 2002 Sundance Best Director, panel discussions led by Adobe Systems and professioanls in the field, a video caf� and winners� reception. Events will be held in the Tusten Theatre, a 160 seat, fully-restored art deco facility, and the Delaware Arts Center, Narrowsburg, NY. A detailed schedule and list of panelists will be found on the website as DIGit evolves. The Arts Council for Sullivan County, New York, Delaware Valley Arts Alliance provides leadership and builds collaborations that advance the arts in the Sullivan County and the Upper Delaware Valley, encourages and supports cultural programs relevant to all citizens and provides services to individual artists, arts organizations and the area�s arts industry. For further information about DIGit or other DVAA-sponsored programs or events call 845-252-7576.