CAA, Call for Entries, NMC Events and Exhibitions

CALL FOR VIDEO AND NEW GENRE ART

Balancing Actions: Video and new genres revisiting the myth of balance in Artmaking for the parent-artist An artist is never off the clock, art making and ideas don’t happen on schedule. Balancing family time, studio time and work time leaves little personal time—time to think, time to be. In this public program a curated screening of artists’ time-based and new genre works revisit the myths of “having it all” as being a precarious balance between art making, family-life and other distractions. Curated works respond-to and explore the role of parent-artist. Artists are invited to submit video and new genre works…

Academic Position, Position

Department Chairperson (Associate or Full Professor) – Department of Art & Design, University of Wisconsin Whitewater

The Department of Art and Design in the College of Arts and Communication at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater seeks a chairperson for the department who will qualify for appointment as an Associate Professor or Professor in any of the Art & Design related disciplines housed in the College, including Media Arts and Game Development, beginning August 2019. This is a full-time position consisting of chairing a complex department (50%) and teaching of undergraduate courses in relevant area, research, and service to the university and community (50%). Research area and teaching expertise should complement that of existing faculty. In addition to…

Academic Position, Position

University of Hartford seeks Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Multimedia Web Design and Development

Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Multimedia Web Design and Development with the opportunity to teach undergraduate courses in visualization, user interface design, game design, introductory computer science and other technical media-focused electives. View the full listing here: https://hartford.peopleadmin.com/postings/2383 The University of Hartford is a private, independent, nonsectarian, coeducational university located in West Hartford, Connecticut. Its 350-acre main campus extends into neighboring Hartford and Bloomfield. The university attracts students from 48 states and 43 countries.

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…

Announcement, Call for Entries, Call For Papers, NMC Events and Exhibitions, Opportunities with NMC, Symposium

Border Control: 2019 NMC Symposium and Exhibition

The New Media Caucus proudly announces the 2019 Symposium and Exhibition, Border Control, at the University of Michigan, Penny W. Stamps School of Art and Design and the Stamps Gallery. EXHIBITION DATES: 9/20/19 – 11/10/19 SYMPOSIUM DATES: 9/19/19 – 9/22/19 GUEST CURATOR: Allison Collins, Media Arts Curator, Western Front Borders and boundaries, both tangible and ephemeral, are closely tied to the ways in which humanity has always made sense of the world, and of its place in it. Our current moment is one in which this certainty is being undermined as many borders are being challenged and contested. Borders can be mental, physical,…