Wednesday, October 28, 2009

[Yasmin_discussions] The Arts in the Context of Darwinian Theory of Evolution Today

1. Last Call For Papers: EvoMUSART 2010 - 8th European Event on
and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound, Art and Design


Date: Mon, 26 Oct 2009 10:24:39 -0700
From: Penousal Machado <evomusart@YAHOO.COM>
Subject: Last Call For Papers: EvoMUSART 2010 - 8th European Event on
Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound, Art and Design

EvoMUSART 2010=0A=0A8th European Event on Evolutionary and Biologically Ins=
pired Music, Sound, Art and Design=0A=0A7-9 April, 2010, Istanbul, Turkey=
---------------------------------------------=0A=0AEvoMUSART 2010 is the ei=
ghth European Event on Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound,=
Art and Design. Following the success of previous editions and the growth =
of interest in the field, the main goal of EvoMUSART 2010 is to bring toget=
her researchers who are using biologically inspired techniques for artistic=
tasks, providing the opportunity to promote, present and discuss ongoing w=
ork in this area.=0A=0AEvoMUSART 2010 will be held from 7-9 April, 2010 in =
Istanbul, Turkey as part of the European Conference on the Applications of =
Evolutionary Computation, EvoApplications 2010.=0A=0AAccepted papers will b=
e presented orally at the conference and included in the EvoApplications pr=
oceedings, published by Springer Verlag in the Lecture Notes in Computer Sc=
ience series.=0A=0A=0AEvoMUSART 2010 important dates are:=0A=0ASubmission d=
eadline: November 4, 2009=0AConference: 7-9 April, 2010=0A=0A=0A-----------=
-----------------------------------------------------------=0ATOPICS OF INT=
---=0A=0AThe papers should concern the use of bio-inspired techniques (Evol=
utionary Computation, Artificial Life, Artificial Neural Networks, Swarm I=
ntelligence, etc.) in the scope of the generation, analysis and interpretat=
ion of art, music, design, architecture and other artistic fields. Topics o=
f interest include, but are not limited to:=0A=0A- Generation=0A o Biolo=
gically Inspired Design and Art-Making Systems that create drawings, images=
, animations, sculptures, poetry, text, objects, designs, webpages, buildin=
gs, etc.;=0A o Biologically Inspired Sound-Generators and Music-Systems =
that create music, aggregate sound, or simulate instruments, voices, effect=
s, etc; =0A o Robotic Based Evolutionary Art and Music;=0A o Other re=
lated generative techniques;=0A- Theory=0A o Computational Aesthetics, E=
motional Response, Surprise, Novelty;=0A o Representation techniques;=0A=
o Comparative analysis and classification;=0A o Validation methodolo=
gies;=0A o New biologically inspired computation models in art, music an=
d design;=0A- Computer Aided Creativity=0A o New ways of integrating use=
rs into evolutionary computation art and music frameworks;=0A o Analysis=
and evaluation of: the artistic potential of biologically inspired art and=
music; the artistic processes inherent to these approaches; the resulting =
artifacts;=0A o Collaborative distributed artificial art environments;=
=0A- Automation=0A o Techniques for automated fitness assignment;=0A =
o Systems that exploit biologically inspired computation to analyze artisti=
c objects and artifacts;=0A=0A---------------------------------------------=
=0A=0ASubmit your manuscript, at most 10 A4 pages long, in Springer LNCS fo=
rmat no later than November 4, 2009. Formatting instructions available at:=
e papers will be peer reviewed by at least three members of the program com=
mittee. Authors will be notified via email on the results of the review by =
6 January 2009.=0A=0AThe authors of accepted papers will have to improve th=
eir paper on the basis of the reviewers' comments and will be asked to send=
a camera ready version of their manuscripts, along with text sources and p=
ictures, by 10 January 2010. The accepted papers will appear in the event p=
roceedings, published in Springer LNCS Series, which will be available at t=
he event.=0A=0AFurther information, including the Online Submission Details=
, can be found on the following pages:=0A Evo*2010: http://www.evostar.o=
rg=0A EvoMUSART2010:

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