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Nexon Computer Museum) VR AR MR Open Call

Nexon Computer Museum holds its second open call festival crossing the boundary of VR(Virtual Reality) / AR(Augmented Reality) / MR(Mixed Reality) and reality.

Anyone can be a creator, producer of VR/AR/MR contents as long as one bears experimental & challenging spirit. There are no limits in nationality, age, sex, topic, format, length or platform.

What’s holding you back? The ones with idea to change the world, challenge now!

VR/ AR Open Call Festival Application Guideline:

Topic: Free (Development Platform & Environment as well)

Required Qualification: None

Application Period: Jul. 17th – Aug. 20th 2017

Project Submission: vropencall@nexoncomputermuseum.org (bulk mail attachment required)

Document Submission: Please freely descript introduction including Team name(or Applicant name, ID), E-mail address, Phone number, Intention(Motive) of the project, Platform & others.

Evaluation Period: Aug. 21st – Sep. 15th 2017

Result Announcement: Sep. 27th 2017 (via Homepage & Individual contact)

Prize & Award

桑田碧海 (Sang-Jeon-Byeok-Hae) Prize

VR/AR/MR project successively expressing a surprising conversion of the world

無我之境 (Mu-Ah-Ji-Kyung) Prize

VR/AR/MR attaining a spiritual state of perfect selflessness

物我一體 (Mul-Ah-Il-Che) Prize

VR/AR/MR granting the experience of the technology & oneself as one

胡蝶之夢 (Ho-Jeob-Ji-Mong) Prize

VR/AR/MR pulling down the boundary between dream and reality

以心傳心 (Yi-Sim-Jeon-Sim) Prize

VR/AR/MR at the level of being able to get the idea of author’s intention

同床異夢 (Dong-Sahng-Yi-Mong) Prize

VR/AR/MR project acknowledging its difference to reality

*Winners will be provided with 1million KRW award for each team along with independent exhibition Nexon Computer Museum VR zone, Develop Week & Artist’s Talk.

(Round trip flight ticket to Jeju, Nexon Computer Museum Lab 3.0, residence and lunch included.)


  1. What is OPEN CALL?

OPEN CALL is Nexon Computer Museum’s festival to support experimental & challenging creative activities by hosting a public contest open to everyone.

  1. Can we submit multiple projects?

Of course. There are no limits in number or quantity of submitting projects. However, projects must be produced for this contest only and those used in other contests or unveiled in public before are restricted from submission.

  1. Is it mandatory to submit application document?

Yes, one page document in free format would suffice. Please include your team name(or name, ID), a phone number you can be reached, and additional information such as intention(motive) of the project, platform & etc.

  1. Can you assure that there are no limits in format & platform of the project?

Any platform, format, genre are all welcome. We pursue contents production without any boundaries to accommodate all projects based on PC, Mobile, Interaction contents, and etc. We would be happy to see all contents though it might not be perfect, bit simple or quite complex.

  1. What are the benefits for winners?

With total 6 mln KRW(final amount to be paid after tax) as award, all winners will be granted 1mln KRW each along with 2 weeks of Develop Week, Artist Talk, a surprise event with the special examiner, and the opportunity to independently exhibit in Nexon Computer Museum VR zone.

  1. What is Develop Week & Artist Talk?

Develop Week is a special benefit granted to all winners to revise and redeem the project while those are exhibited in the Nexon Computer Museum. Each team will be supported with round trip flifht ticket(domestic), research Lab 3.0 in the museum, housing and lunch. Artist Talk allows winners to directly exchange opinions and receive feedbacks from experts and audiences.

  1. Where do the rights of contents belong to?

All rights belong to the producer. Nexon Computer Museum retains the authority of the winner contents within the exhibition period only. All authority and responsibility of the contents belongs to the exhibitor.

Author: VR Reporter

I am a hi-tech enthusiast, VR evangelist, and a Co-founder & Chief Director at Virtual Reality Reporter!

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