Call for Entries, Call For Papers, Conference

CFP NYC 2019 Centre for Media and Celebrity Studies

NYC 2019 CMCS 8th International Conference Bridging Gaps: Re-Fashioning Stories for Celebrity Counterpublics Terrace Club at Club Quarters 25 W 51st St, across NBC & Rockefellar Centre New York City, USA August 30 – September 1, 2019 Call for Papers: In the recent past, there has been an increased interest in exploring intersections of life writing and studies of celebrity culture. Storytelling is central to effective branding in fame. Furthermore, the use of biographical elements has been recognized as a rhetorical device in writing op-eds, personal essays, and public speaking that often raise awareness on critical issues in popular media.…

Academic Position, Position

Two Positions in the Integrated Digital Media Program (IDM), New York University

Industry Assistant/Associate Professor at NYU in VR/MS/AR We seek candidates for this position with a disciplinary focus in virtual, augmented, mediated, or mixed reality, spatial computing, or motion capture. You may work with the above technologies in the context of expanded cinema, interactive narrative, game design, or other relevant fields. You should be an excellent teacher with a strong commitment to student mentorship and experience in all levels of teaching, from introductory undergraduates to graduate students. You must have a terminal degree in digital media or a related field and an outstanding record of artistic practice, technical innovation, and/or scholarship…

Graduate Programs (MA/ MFA/ Ph.D)

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute PhD in Electronic Arts, Application Deadline Extended to January 18

The application deadline for the PhD in Electronic Arts at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has been extended to January 18, 2019. The PhD in Electronic Arts is a practice-based doctorate, focused on independent investigation comprising an original contribution to knowledge, where knowledge is understood to incorporate an integrated combination of creative practice in the arts with theoretical and historical research. All PhD students are fully funded (tuition + stipend) through teaching assistantships, research assistantships or fellowships. The EMPAC Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center offers production grants that students can use to develop and present work in world-class concert hall and…

Call for Entries, Film Festival

Open Call: Addsi Video Art Festival – Edition 3

Addsi Video Art Festival Theme: ‘MUTUAL PERIPHERY The border between Ethiopia and Eritrea has reopened after 20 years of shutdown following a war with more than 80000 fatalities. These sister countries were once a unified nation, sharing history, culture and language, the only two countries in the world to follow the thirteen month Julian calendar. In response to this historic moment the festival seeks videos shorts that examine ideas and interpretations of ‘Mutual Periphery’. For more information please visit: http://www.addisvideoartfestival.net/submit.htm *Regulation and Guidelines – Open to national and international artists – Submission deadline April, 01 2019 – Free submission -…

Call for Entries, Conference, Opportunities with NMC

Call for Submissions: The Judson-Morrissey Excellence in New Media Award: Conference Attendance Scholarship for Students of Color

January 25 Deadline The New Media Caucus (NMC) invites applications for The Judson-Morrissey Excellence in New Media Award: Conference Attendance Scholarship for Students of Color. The scholarship provides $1100 for a student of color working in the field of new media art (artist, practitioner, history and/criticism) to attend the College Art Association Conference (New York, NY, Feb. 13-16, 2019). This award is consistent with the vision of the NMC and our commitment to cultivating inclusivity within the new media arts community. One goal of the scholarship is to facilitate connections with the New Media Caucus community of artists and scholars…

Call for Entries, Events and Exhibitions

Call for Entries – Cube Fest 2019 @ Virginia Tech

Cube Fest 2019 is now accepting proposals. The festival will take place at the Moss Arts Center on the campus of Virginia Tech, from August 8 – 11, 2019. Proposals are invited in three categories: 1) Music for High-Density Loudspeaker Arrays. 2) Immersive media for presentation on the Cyclorama, an immersive projection environment in the Cube, supporting stereoscopic video. 3) Proposals for an immersive multi-sensory experience in the Cube. The deadline for all proposals has been extended to February 22, 2019. Please visit the Cube Fest 2019 website for application portals and further details: http://icat.vt.edu/2019-cube-fest-proposals Hosted by the Institute for…