Next S&I Media: few days left to submit

Our call for papers is closing soon!

The organizing committee invites scholars, researchers, artists, curators and archivists to submit an abstract for a presentation addressing one or more of the following themes:

  • 1- Stereoscopic Photography and its Visual Cultures (19th to 21st Century);
  • 2- Photography, Cinema and Sound Media Archaeologies;
  • 3- Scientific and Social History of Early Immersive Media;
  • 4- 3D Cinema, Virtual Reality and Video Gaming;
  • 5- Media Arts (Visual/Sound) and Immersion;
  • 6- Urban Sound Studies;
  • 7- Performance and Visual Media;
  • 8- Cultural Heritage and Digital Age.

Join our online conference next June! It will bring together a community of experts in stereoscopic and immersive media. We will have as keynote speakers Tom Gunning, Denis Pellerin, Carlos Teixidor and Elizabeth Edwards. Several parallel events, such as an auction, an exhibition and the launch of a catalogue, are being prepared to make the most of this online experience. We are also receiving proposals for a Stereoscopic 3D Short Film Festival until March 31.

More details will soon be revealed.

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Your favourite stereo view

Every collector has his favourite item. S&I Media 2021 is looking for collectors of stereoscopic views from across the world who have special stories about one of their items.

In case you are one of those collectors, please contact us. We would be pleased to record a 1-minute Zoom video with your story! These videos will be screened in a special event of our conference in June.

Online S&I Media 2021: open call until 1 March

Due to the Covid-19 crisis, we are now organizing this year’s conference as an online scientific event that will take place from the 17th to the 19th of June. This online edition will resume a great part of the contents prepared for our postponed 2020 edition, namely our confirmed keynote speakers (Tom Gunning, Denis Pellerin, Elizabeth Edwards and Carlos Teixidor) and all the accepted proposals for paper presentations. Along the traditional plenary sessions and themed parallel tracks, S&I Media 2021 will explore its new virtual format by launching a S3D Short Film Festival and a Virtual Art Gallery to showcase the most recent and diverse immersive artworks. The red/cyan anaglyph system will be adopted so that images can be displayed in stereoscopic 3-D in all digital screens. Other events are being prepared and will be disclosed soon! In order to meet a larger international community of researchers and art professionals our call for papers has been reopened until March 1st. Follow the link in our homepage to submit your abstract, or send your film proposal to We hope you can join us!

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