World Telekinesis Competition 2008 - Call for Participation

Noxious Sector Artist Collective (Ted Hiebert, Doug Jarvis and Jackson 2bears) in collaboration with Deluge Contemporary Art is currently inviting submissions for the 2008 World Telekinesis Competition, a curated performance initiative to be held at Deluge Contemporary Art Gallery from Fri 16 May Sat 14 Jun 2008 in Victoria, BC (Canada).

Deadline for submissions: Fri 29 Feb 2008

The World Telekinesis Competition
The 2008 World Telekinesis Competition is a first of its kind event, in which teams from around the world will compete to psychically influence the behavior of a candle. Players are not expected to be physically present during competition, but rather will compete remotely from their home locations around the world. The World Telekinesis Competition is an open event, and all teams who satisfy the submission requirements will be included in the competition. Please consult the World Telekinesis Competition website for further details: click here

In order to qualify for competition, teams must submit the following:

A statement of interest and/or method addressing the concept of telekinetic competition;

A list of the three (3) members who comprise the team, as well as a concise (max 200 words) biographical statement for each team member;

A web-resolution (max 2MB) image of each team member;

A team name and an associated team logo for inclusion in the competition schedule and related publicity material;

A statement of availability for competition - articulating availability between Fri 16 May Sat 14 Jun 2008 .

Submissions should be sent by email to: with Attn: World Telekinesis Competition as the subject line. For full submission details click here

Informal inquiries can also be sent to the individual members of the Noxious Sector arts collective:
Jackson 2Bears:
Ted Hiebert:
Doug Jarvis:

About Noxious Sector
Noxious Sector is a formalized forum for informal inquiry. Dedicated to the exploration of questions of the imaginative, the paranormal and the absurd, Noxious Sector attempts to redefine the meaning of artistic possibility through extended propositions that challenge consensual norms while also provoking stimulating forums for dialogue and discourse. Our past projects can be viewed at the Noxious Sector Website
World Telekinesis Competition 2008

What: World Telekinesis Competition 2008 - Call for Participation
Where: Deluge Contemporary Art Gallery in Victoria, BC, Canada
When: Competition Fri 16 May Sat 14 Jun 2008
Further Details:
- Visit the Noxious Sector Website
- Visit the Deluge Contemporary Art Website
Deadline: Fri 29 Feb 2008