AVICOM, established in June 1991, is the International Committee for Audiovisual and New Image and Sound Technologies. It is one of ICOM’s (International Council of Museums) international committees.
We are glad to inform you our new elected board decided about the name change of AVICOM.
Mrs. Suay Aksoy, President of ICOM concerning the approval by ICOM’s Executive Board of AVICOM’s name change let us know our new name from 2017 is:
AVICOM, ICOM International Committee for Audiovisual, New Technologies and Social Media.
We are also very happy to report the last year developed online platform faimpavicom.org was succesfully tested and we plan to develop more updates this year. The competition for 2017 is open from 16 January 2017 and we can call all the ICOM members to apply for our competition with a new cheaper application fee categorised by countries.
The F@IMP 2.0 competition is open for all institutional and individual ICOM members. The EXTENDED DEADLINE is 25th (mindnight european time) April 2017. The awards ceremony will be in Jan Amos Komensky Museum, Uhersky Brod, Czech Republik on 14th June on the ocasion of 20th Musaionfilmfestival.
Two weeks before the 2016 award ceremony, Tuesday, 9th November 9 am we closed the online voting, what a historical timing, but we cannot compeet with the US Election...
From the 31 applicants there are 21 winners from 11 countries.
Next year we are waiting for your application for F@IMP 2.0 Festival 2017.
Award ceremony will be held in Uhersky Brod in Czech Republic on 14 June 2017.