digitizArte – self-publishing platform for artists and musicians

digitizArte aims to become an interactive online platform for self-publishing, enabling artists, architects, designers, graphic designers, musicians and all sorts of other creatives, to freely publish their works online and reach new audiences, in an unassuming and dedicated environment.

learn how to self-publish your works online – online classes

digitizArte Atelier self-publishing / interviu Dragutesku

Virtual workshop I for the development of digital skills

guest: Dragutesku [DRG]
2nd of September 2021, on digitizarte.ro
Module 1 – presentation of working methodology and online tools; specific digitization techniques, compatible with the characteristics of the works – format, dimensions, environment;
Module 2 – how to write, edit and publish online content: types of content; verification tools;
Module 3 – presentation of self-publishing platforms: wordpress.org vs. wordpress.com, medium.com; how you publish on medium.com and how you can customize your page.

The course is free, available in Romanian, expanded by a 15 minutes interview with Dragutesku.

digitizArte Atelier self-publishing / interviu Primarie

Virtual workshop II for the development of digital skills

guest: Primarie [Tzinah Records]
September 2021, on digitizarte.ro
Module 1 – presentation of working methodology and online tools; specific digitization techniques, compatible with the characteristics of the works – format, dimensions, environment;
Module 2 – how to write, edit and publish online content: types of content; verification tools;
Module 3 – presentation of self-publishing platforms: wordpress.org vs. wordpress.com, soundcloud.com, bandcamp.com; how to manage an artist profile and how to publish your discography on the Discogs platform.

Virtual workshop III for the development of a portfolio website, created for independent artists and musicians

guest: Elvira Lupșa [Unicat.co]
September 2021, on digitizarte.ro
Module 1 – how to create a portfolio using only WordPress and other free, open-source resources, such as the Neve theme, the jetpack plugin for creating and displaying pages that contain projects/works in the portfolio;
Module 2 – basics on how to secure your site against attacks using the free WordFence plugin;
Module 3 – how to install and renew, in just four simple steps, an SSL certificate, using only free resources: Let’s Encrypt certificate and the SSL Zen plugin;
Module 4 – how to install and configure an SEO plugin; how to optimize content, following SEO recommendations to increase search engine relevance: initial settings, about the title and description of the site, how to write a title;
Module 5 – indexing the site by search engines and other websites: how to tag your content, how to enter sitemap.xml for structured indexing of content in Google Webmaster tools – Search console; Bing Webmaster Tools and Yandex Webmaster; how to create data feeds, which are updated daily, for indexing and distribution on Twitter and Pinterest.

Virtual workshop IV for social networks management, created for independent artists and musicians

guest: Vixi [Half is enough]
October 2021, on digitizarte.ro
Module 1 – social networks: presentation of facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, Reddit platforms, types of content and ways to increase engagement;
Module 2 – how we define and activate new categories of audience in the virtual environment: psycho-demographic profiling of audiences and activation methods, specific to different online environments;
Module 3 – how to create and implement an editorial plan for online content distribution;
Module 4 – how to schedule posts on social networks Facebook and Instagram using Creator Studio, a free facebook business tool. The virtual studio allows creators and editors to manage posts, statistics and messages from all facebook and Instagram pages, in one place.

Virtual workshop V for managing a list of subscribers (newsletter), for independent artists and musicians

guest: DAIA
October 2021, on digitizarte.ro
Module 1 – virtual marketing: email marketing – how to create and manage a list of subscribers for free using Mailchimp; how to organize the list of subscribers with the help of dynamic groups and segments;
Module 2 – how to use merge tags to prevent your newsletter from being identified as spam;
Module 3 – how to create a newsletter using Mailchimp; how to use different types of content modules;
Module 4 – how to evaluate the success of a campaign using performance reports;
Module 5 – how to improve your open and click rate;
Module 6 – how and why you should re-activate or unsubscribe inactive subscribers.

more info soon.

self-publish your art and music on digitizArte

Reach new, like-minded people in an ad-free, art & music dedicated environment. Submit your works for publishing on digitizArte and join a different kind of user-generated platform.

Own your content – from your editor dashboard, you can edit and change your approved contributions whenever you need to.

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cuserul - P'afară trei

cuserul – P’afară trei

Această lucrare face parte dintr-o serie de trei ilustrații personale ce au ca subiect principal graffitiul, particularitățile lui, dar și unele insideuri ale acestui mediu. cuserul …
cuserul - P’afară doi

cuserul – P’afară doi

Această lucrare face parte dintr-o serie de trei ilustrații personale ce au ca subiect principal graffitiul, particularitățile lui, dar și unele insideuri ale acestui mediu. cuserul …
cuserul - P'afară unu

cuserul – P’afară unu

Această lucrare face parte dintr-o serie de trei ilustrații personale ce au ca subiect principal graffitiul, particularitățile lui, dar și unele insideuri ale acestui mediu.  cuserul …
Happy Heart - Mirroring

Mirroring

Once, i’ve seen a big ego and thought to show the world throughout an illustration how it looked like: light and shadows, more like a …

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ConceptCast 017 James Reid

ConceptCast 017/ James Reid

For this Wednesday ConceptCast day, we invited James Reid, after his collaboration on our UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE Chapter I VA 002 (awarded in the digitizarte.ro open call) to deliver …

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digitizArte open call for visual arts and music

digitizARTE.ro open call art & music awards

The digitizArte open call addressed to young creative people has ended, and you are invited to discover the amazing works submitted and select

Here is the long-awaited moment. It is time to announce the winners of the digitizArte open call. The open call was answered through 45 entries (30 artworks & 15 tracks & dj sets) sent by artists from Romania, Italy and Portugal. 

The jury who deliberated is composed of David Sandu [Founder of Assamblage and Curator of Romanian Jewelry Week], IglooPrimărie [Tzinah], Revista Atelierul & Save or Cancel, for the art section. For the music category, the jury panel comprised Andrei Barbu [soundsphere]Cristi Cons [Amphia], Miss I [Misbits]Primărie [Tzinah] & Vlad Arapasu [Kontent]. The public vote, in which you were invited to participate, has selected and awarded an artwork, respectively, an audio composition.

We would like to extend our gratitude to all participants, jury members, voters, partners and supporters of the project, as well as congratulations to the winners.

The digitizArte cultural project is produced by Save or Cancel, co-financed by AFCN.

The project does not necessarily represent the position of the National Cultural Fund Administration. AFCN is not responsible for the content of the project or how the results of the program can be used. These are entirely the responsibility of the beneficiary of the funding.

About Save or Cancel

Since 2008, Save or Cancel is a medium of communication and propagation of arts and culture, facilitating their role in contemporary society.
Self-initiated multidisciplinary programs by Save or Cancel support the development of the contemporary society by identifying opportunities for sustainable and adaptable (re) valorization of the existing, through cultural, editorial, architecture and design projects.