Announcement, Opportunities with NMC

New Media Caucus Member Survey: We Need Your Feedback!

Dear New Media Caucus Member, Did you know that in its fifteenth year, The New Media Caucus has nearly twelve hundred members, and that through the efforts of our all-volunteer board and committee members we produce events year-round, including our scholarly journal, Media-N? 

We are heading into the midpoint of our strategic planning process and we need your help. The data we collect from your participation in this survey will tell us about our members’ careers, institutions, and aspirations, and help us develop new programs, funding proposals and initiatives to support members like you. Your input is vital to our…

Academic Position, Position

Stevens Institute of Technology: Creative Programming adjunct needed (NYC area)

The Visual Arts & Technology program at Stevens Institute of Technology is looking for an adjunct professor to teach our intro Creative Programming course this fall. The class covers the basics of programming in a creative context, using mostly Processing and some Python. The class meets Friday mornings from 9–1 and pays $4300 for the semester. MFA or equivalent required. Stevens is located just across the river from NYC and is a quick PATH ride away. We’re looking for someone who might be an ongoing adjunct for us in this area, and further teaching opportunities may be available in upcoming…

Call for Entries, Events and Exhibitions

Her Environment Series: Connecting Lines

Connecting Lines will be a show about your bedroom. Thinking about ideas of connections and disconnections, subtle and intimate sounds and luminous glows – the bedroom as a place to relax, reflect upon the day, your experiences, and the people in your life. A chance to become intimate with yourself and your technology, lit by the glow of your laptop screen, browsing through insta, playing animal crossing, your charger hanging off of the edge of your bed to your outlet, cables tangled beneath your covers. We are accepting all digital media such as sound, lights, sculpture, performance, video installation and…

Call for Entries, Events and Exhibitions, Show Announcement

Her Environment Series: Fundraiser Night Submissions

Calling all DJs, sound, performance and visual artists for a one night show in Chicago, IL! We will be fundraising for our future programming and activity so that we can continue to create better, bigger platforms for queer, femme-identifying and POC new media artists. This event will take place in June 2018 at Chicago, Illinois. You may submit multiple pieces / body of work. For additional information, installation requirements and tech needs, please send an email to herenvironment@gmail.com /———-*—————/ DEADLINE: MAY 30, 2018 MIDNIGHT C.S.T. SUBMISSION LINK: herenvironment.com/submit Her Environment is an expanded new media art series highlighting feminine-spectrum artists.…

Activity, Resources

Expanded Media Digital Summer Workshops @ Alfred University School of Art & Design 

Workshops in Print Media, Video Arts and Sound Arts For artists working in the field or graduate/undergraduates* seeking to expand their studio material practice. June 25 – July 20, 2018 Expanded Media Digital Summer Workshops are week long intensive all day workshops, where participants experience a focused period of intellectual and artistic growth.  Participants can take a single one week workshop, two, three, or the full roster of four workshops. Week one is experimental, traditional, and non-traditional  print-media, week two, large format digital print-media, the third week sound arts and the final week experimental and real-time video arts.  Expanded Media Digital…

Academic Position, Position

Position: Media Designer @ Mount Royal University, Calgary, Canada

Seeking a Media Designer to work with students, staff and faculty at Mount Royal University Library Closing May 15, 2018 About the Role The Media Designer collaborates with members of the Library’s creative team and with staff and units across the Library and the University, to lead the design and creation of content for the Library’s visualization spaces, including a Visualization Classroom, a Visualization Ideas Lounge, and an Immersion Studio. The Media Designer consults and collaborates on digital design and display related to Library initiatives and services in support of the teaching, learning, and scholarly work of MRU students, staff,…

Call For Papers, Conference, Member News

CFP for Panel @ UAAC Conference – Round Table: Transformation of the Artist’s Studio

Panel Description: Digital and post-digital movements have transformed traditional studio spaces into labs and confined virtual spaces such as computers and the internet. We investigate this transformation and its implications on the practices that result from this loss of physicality. We will invite artists and curators to examine the qualities of current artistic practices with an urge to understanding how technologies transform practices and furthermore influence the aesthetics of artistic practices. Moreover the digital aesthetics discussion has moved to the post-digital debate that yet again opens up a new dialogue for the practitioner. Invited speakers will demonstrate a couple of…

Artwork, Call for Entries

Open Call for Exhibition at Good Children Gallery

Good Children Gallery is welcoming applications from individual artists or collaborative artist teams working in any and all medias for a month long show. One applicant will be granted a solo show in our front gallery. In addition, there will be a selection of work chosen for a group show in our back gallery. More information can be found here: https://antenna.submittable.com/submit/4a2853a4-ed71-46b6-bc1e-f0fa9bc72078/good-children-open-call Good Children Gallery is a pioneer artist-run space in the St. Claude Arts District aimed at enhancing the cultural landscape of New Orleans. The space serves as a bellwether for artistic endeavors by exhibiting engaging work from local, national,…

Call for Entries, Call For Papers, Events and Exhibitions, Film Festival

Call for Submissions – Scenes and Screens Festival 2018: Hyperconnect by AltspaceVR

The 2018 Scenes and Screens Festival is currently accepting submissions for papers, machinima, films, performances, VR installations, and digital prints that center around the theme: Hyperconnect. Though this term is commonly used to describe what we consider to be intermachine communication, it can also be used to describe a state of interpersonal and human-to-machine interaction as well. Alternatively, hyperconnectivity is used as a medical term to describe a rapid firing of neurons making excessive connections within the brain. The Scenes and Screens Festival committee encourages those submitting to consider the impact of all existing connections in our society, both organic…

Call for Entries, Call For Papers, Conference, Events and Exhibitions

CFP and Artwork presentations: Taboo – Transgression – Transcendence in Art & Science 2018 in Mexico

Submissions are welcome from all art and research fields and cutting-edge technology in art research. Suggested, but not exclusive topics, are those associated, with: Biopunk, hybridity and aesthetics of mutation | Cyborg, augmentation and bοdy modification | Post gender, transgressive identities and social models | Psycho-pharmacology, somatechnology and post-humanism | Chemistry of the mind, natural healers and mind enhancement | Biotechnology, DIYbio and biohacking | Ethology, human and nonhuman | Evolution, extinction and randomness. The conference TTT2018 – Taboo – Transgression – Transcendence in Art & Science 2018 is co-organized by the Research and Creation Group Arte+Ciencia, UNAM (Mexico), Arte…