2000" with the title "InterCultural Jamming" aims to promote tolerance
and the development of an open territory for cultural exchange, beyond
any separation or exclusion either on geographical, economical or
political base. Under the principle of 'cultural jamming' media artists
and net activists from various countries and various cultures will
meet in Riga to present their activities and to work together in the
context of net.radio and web-tv.
particular the festival will contribute in cultural policy development
of Latvia and within the Baltic-Nordic & North-East European region,
in the field of new media culture. The key aim is to promote cultural
exchange in the region (and beyond), to stimulate local development
of new media culture and to highlight awareness of youth and micro
(minority, regional, sub-) cultures and examine how to make them visible
in cultural programmes.
event is organised in part to develop the conceptual background, identify
the local and regional partners, and create a material base to establish
the Center for New Media Culture RIXC in Riga.