Board of Directors, Opportunities with NMC

New Media Caucus 2019 Elections

The New Media Caucus is accepting nominations for election to the Board of Directors, and nominations for two Officer positions: Secretary and Chair of the Communications Committee (CommComm). The deadline for nominations is midnight EST Monday, November 18th, 2019. BOARD MEMBERS (six positions) New Board Members will be joining an international team of dynamic practitioners and scholars who make up the board. The Board is engaged with the daily operation of the organization as well as collaborative committee initiatives for Communications, the Media-N journal, and Exhibitions and Events. Board Members duties include attending Board Meetings, participating on committees, and offering…

Academic Position

Assistant or Associate Professor of Emerging Media Arts: Computational Artist/Designer/Developer – Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts

Position Description: The Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts invites applications for a computational artist/designer/developer with a research-based practice and/or industry experience that includes exhibition and/or publication record. This is a tenure-track Assistant or tenured Associate professor position. Appointments will be commensurate with experience. Minimum Required Qualifications: Terminal degree in emerging media arts, computer science, design or broadly related field, or Bachelor degree and commensurate professional experience A portfolio of work demonstrating achievement in at least one of the following fields: -Computer visualization processes and techniques -Game design/development -Design -Virtual and augmented reality -Virtual production -Critical informatics -Algorithmic-based design…

Academic Position

Assistant or Associate Professors of Practice of Emerging Media Arts – Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts

Position Description: The Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts invites applications for two Assistant or Associate Professors of Practice that have expertise in one or more of the following areas: gaming, virtual production, creative coding, physical computing, human computer interaction, experience design, virtual and augmented reality, and sound design. These are multi-year positions and appointment will be commensurate with experience. The ideal candidate will: Create courses and teach in our undergraduate and, eventually, graduate programs; Advise undergraduate students; Already possess some experiences in multi-disciplinary collaborations; Contribute to the diversity of the Center, enhancing its offerings not only with superior…

Academic Position

Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Games and Virtual Environments – Northeastern University

Northeastern University is hiring a Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Games and Virtual Environments! We are looking for someone working in one of the following areas: virtual reality, augmented reality, animation, art games, interactive art installations, generative design, psychology of play, serious games, interactive narrative, and digital storytelling. Applications received by October 31st will receive full consideration. Please contact committee member Jennifer Gradecki (j.gradecki@northeastern.edu) with any questions. https://careers.hrm.northeastern.edu/en-us/job/501799/assistant-professor-games-and-virtual-environments   About: Northeastern University is a private R1 university centered in the cultural hub of Boston, Massachusetts, a thriving urban center of culture and innovation. The College of Arts, Media and Design…

Academic Position

Two Positions – P/T Instructor for Museums & Technology & P/T Curatorial Practicum Instructor – University of San Francisco

UPDATED: Deadlines are now November 8, 2019. Position One: Location: USF Hilltop Campus Job Title: Adjunct Instructor – Museums and Technology Practicum, M.A. Program in Museum Studies, University of San Francisco, Spring 2020 Job Summary: The Museum Studies M.A. Program at the University of San Francisco (USF) invites applications for a part-time faculty position for the spring semester 2020. The successful candidate will be expected to teach one 4 unit class, MUSE 608: Museums and Technology Practicum. The class is scheduled to meet in a digital laboratory setting on the USF campus on Thursday evenings from 6:30-9:30pm between January 23…

Academic Position

Studio Art, Video Artist, Tenure-Track – Colgate University

The Department of Art and Art History welcomes applications for a full-time tenure-track position in Video Art at the assistant professor level beginning fall term 2020. Artistic practice and teaching specialties may include experimental film/video, animation, documentary, and other time-based and/or hybrid media rooted in the moving image, such as performance, installation, and augmented reality. Applicants should be prepared to teach beginning and advanced courses in video art as a studio practice, including an introductory studio course spanning theory and practice across artistic media, advanced projects in studio art and capstone senior projects. The Assistant Professor in Video Art will…

Call for Entries

[PMF~ 2020] Call for Works – Indiana University South Bend

Now in its fourth year, the Performing Media Festival [PMF~ 2020] will be held February 20-21st in South Bend, Indiana on the campus of IU South Bend. We are seeking performative audio-visual works to present at this year’s festival. If you are interested in submitting a work for consideration, please fill out the form below. Questions can be sent to musctech@iusb.edu. Deadline for submission is November 15th 2019 (11:59 PM EST). Acceptances will be sent via email by December 1st 2019 (11:59 PM EST). There are three categories: 1) Live Multimedia Ensemble Works: For performance by the Audio-Visual Collective (AVC)…

Announcement, Events and Exhibitions

NEoN Re@ct Social Change Art Technology Symposium – NEoN Digital Arts Festival

This year, the NEoN Digital Arts Festival (November 4-10, 2019) is very pleased to organize an expanded 3-day symposium entitled, Re@ct: Social Change Art Technology. NEoN Re@ct will involve 30 international speakers over three days addressing a diversity of issues and practices engaging activist digital art. Many artists involved in digital arts have historically been prompted to react and respond to local, national, global, social and political crises (i.e. around issues of environmentalism, gender equality, exploitation, colonialism, militarism, emancipation). Re@ct will be a platform to critically examine the relevance and impact of past and present practices, theories and strategies –…

Call for Entries, Call For Papers

Call for Panelists: Dematerialization of the Art Experience New Media Caucus Roundtable at CAA, 2020

Call for Panelists: Dematerialization of the Art Experience New Media Caucus Roundtable at CAA, 2020 Abstract At CAA, 2014 Rachel Clarke and Tom Burtonwood convened a New Media Caucus satellite event on 3D printing at Columbia College, Chicago. Since then many of the artists and educators who participated in the roundtable have developed practices in Virtual Reality / Extended Reality experiences. This represents a distinct shift from a materialization of the digital object back to the liminality of virtual space. Using the roundtable format once again, Clarke and Burtonwood are interested in exploring the physical-virtual shift that has occurred, and…

Hub, Member News

Tony Lugo

  Tony Lugo is an artist working with algorithms as a means to explore form/bias/agency through decomposition, analysis, and re-synthesis. He currently lives and works in Baltimore, MD.   “I am interested in investigating the intersections of virtual and physical reality, of work or life as put into place by systematic designations, often those that can be categorized as artificial intelligence, but also (quite importantly) what can be seen as the marginalization of people through a societal framework. Increasingly, these systems blur together and my work aims to disintegrate their implications, results, and effects for aesthetic products.”   Note: A…