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Raspberry Pi Art Contest v2.0

pi More art less pie.

The Digital Media Arts Department announces the 2nd Iteration of the Raspberry Pi Art Contest.

Make an art project with the new version of the Raspberry Pi computer: Video installation, audio art, interface art, non-games, physical computing, you-name-it…

Don’t underestimate the power of these little computers – they can play full rez HD video (HDMI connector onboard), run Scratch projects and much more.  There’s a very active Raspberry Pi community out there – lots of resources to help you learn and build.

How to Enter

  • Sign up and register your team –  fill out the entry form.
    before October 5th.
  • Get a Raspberry Pi kit (we provide the kit)
  • Complete the project by 12/14/15
  • Exhibit the piece in the DMA Fall Showcase


  1. All Entrants must be currently enrolled Hamline students.
  2. Completed projects must utilize a Raspberry Pi
  3. In order to compete, teams must show the completed piece in the DMA Fall Showcase.
  4. Teams are responsible for setting up and tearing down their project for the DMA Fall Showcase.
  5. Projects are due: 12/14/15 3pm – Projects will be assigned a location for setup
  6. Projects must be up and running by 4pm.
  7. All kits must be returned by 12/14/15 3pm.



The winning team(s) will win the Raspberry Pi, some Pi swag and a Pi trophy



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