A large crowd had gathered for the Opening, which among other things featured a 10 meter interactive video installation by Performing Pictures. The theme of the festival was to explore the theme of “Inter-passive Persona” in the here and now of the digitalized world. amber’08 takes place between 7- 16 November 2008 in Istanbul at a variety of venues. Performing Pictures' work was selected as one of the 8 installations among more than 300 works.
The Grand Opening of amber’08, the largest international event in Arts and New Technologies in Turkey, took place on the 7th of November in Istanbul.