After less than a year, invited children - the winners of the Creative Competition for Digital Photography and Short Film - were invited to Banska Bystrica for children of Slovaks living abroad. On 12 - 15 June 2017, an expert commission composed of Mgr. art. Lukáš Matejka, ArtD. (TRAKT) and BcA. Matej Mazák (TRAKT) in cooperation with the main organizer of Matej Bel's Methodological Center for Children, besides interesting prices, also a photo workshop in the plenary of the picturesque UNESCO village Vlkolínec and workshop of luminography in Banská Bystrica.
RECfruit 2017 is a new ambitious project organized by content marketing agency ContentFruiter. The aim of the competition is to support newcomers in the field of video production and to open their way to the world. For participants this may be the start of their career. Prizes for winners and finalists are selected to support the developer's ability to compete. There are few similar competitions in Slovakia. These are, however, mostly dedicated to professionals with many years of experience.
A year later, the winners of the Digital Photography and Short Film Competition - intended for children of Slovaks living abroad - met in Banská Bystrica on 27-30 June 2016. The expert committee composed by Lukáš Matejka (TRAKT) and Martina Krčová in cooperation with the main organizer of the Mateja Bela Methodological Center prepared for children, besides interesting prices, also a photo workshop in the Čierny Balog plein and a workshop of pixel and luminography in Banská Bystrica.
Young winners of the digital photography and short movie competition – dedicated to Slovak children living abroad, met from the 23th to 26th june 2015 in Banska Bystrica. The commission comprising of Lukáš Matejka (TRAKT), Matej Mazák (TRAKT) and Martina Krčová in cooperation with the Metodic Center of Matej Bel University prepared for them interesting visual art workshops,for example a photo workshop in Kremnica and a short movie workshop in Banská Bystrica.
After year competition of photography and short films for students abroad with Slovak language of education took again place in Banská Bystrica. Winners were invated for 24th – 27th of June 2014. Children attended workshop of pixelation – stop motion during their stay in Slovakia. Also trip to village Spania Dolina situated in beautiful mountains. Jury - Lukas Matejka (head of jury), Matej Mazak and Martina Krcova; with organizer of the event Methodological centre UMB for Slovaks living abroad awarded winner.
National Centre of Culture on behalf of the Ministry of Culture announced for the year 2014 the 22nd year of national competition and exhibition of amateur films CINEAMA 2014. National round will held 6.-8. June 2014 at Film and Television Faculty VŠMU in Bratislava. The competitive films from the regional rounds were judged by the professional jury composed of Ľubomír Patsch (Liptovský Hrádok), Jana Rengecičová (Liptovský Mikuláš) a Lukáš Matejka (TRAKT, Trenčín).
The exhibition event Jibb snowboard and freeski in Žilina at dormitories Hliny animated by VJ projection (VJ Akjetam). Žilina’s event was run as a free ski show in the town streets, where the artificial snow ramp was made for jumps and acrobatics for skiers and snowboarders. The main benefit of the civic association TRAKT was the projection on buildings around the ramp, which created a unique atmosphere. Content of the projection was abstract and it was directly tied to music.