CAA, Call for Entries, Events and Exhibitions

Screening Opportunities at CAA for Graduate Student Work

Attention: Graduate Coordinators The CAA Services to Artists Committee (SAC) invites you to show your graduate students’ video works at the 2018 College Art Association Conference (CAA) in Los Angeles. The SAC hosts free offerings in ARTspace and MediaLounge. This year we have two screening opportunities in MediaLounge for MA and MFA video work, we would love to include your students’ works. ARTspace and MediaLounge function as a “conference within a conference” of innovative programs that are of special interest to artists, emerging professionals, and artist / educators. ARTspace and MediaLounge programming offer an informal, dynamic setting with sessions, panels, screenings,…

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Intersections: The Ammerman Center for Arts and Technology 16th Biennial Symposium

February 15 – 17, 2018 The Ammerman Center for Arts and Technology at Connecticut College is pleased to present “Intersections: the 16th Biennial Symposium on Arts and Technology.”  The aim of the symposium, now in its thirty-second year, is to create a forum for multidisciplinary dialogue at the intersection of arts, technology and contemporary culture. The symposium brings artists and researchers from a wide range of fields together to engage, interact and share ideas as they present new works, research and performances in a variety of formats. Featured events include a keynote address by Krzysztof Wodiczko, a Natalie Bookchin exhibition,…

Announcement, Member News, NMC Events and Exhibitions, Show Announcement

CAA 2018: NMC Member Panels and Events

Panel: “Between Nation-‘ness’ and Nation-‘less’ in Postwar Asia” Thursday, February 22 @ 2:00PM – 3:30PM, Room 501B NMC Member: Mina Cheon, Full Time Professor, Maryland Institute College of Art Paper Title: “The Rock-iness of Dokdo also known as Takeshima: Between Nation-“ness” and Nation-“less” in Global Media Culture” Panel: “Curating Experience as a Work of Art” Saturday, February 24 @ 10:30AM – 12:00PM, Room 407 NMC Member: Laura Nova, Bloomfield College Paper Title: “Experience as Everyday Life” Exhibition: DISSOLVING SIGHTS: An Exhibition of Projection Art Saturday, February 24 @ Automata, 6:00 – 10:00PM Address: 504 Chung King Court Los Angeles, CA 90012 NMC Member: Mat Rappaport,…

Events and Exhibitions, Member News, Opening

DISSOLVING SIGHTS: An Exhibition of Projection Art

February 24th, 6-10pm LOCATION Automata 504 Chung King Court Los Angeles, CA 90012 The projection overlays itself onto objects and architecture thereby merging two distinct types of information as a hybrid form. The resulting effect of presenting an “image skin” over the objects and built environment transforms, informs and at times confuses a static understanding of place while emphasizing an intimate viewing situation. Dissolving Sights brings together the work of ten artists who use projection as a significant part of their practice, while engaging themes of place, resistance and dreams. The exhibition, organized by Janie Geiser, Bora Kyung Min Lee, Miwa Matreyek,…

Academic Position, Position

Lecturer in Graphic Design, University of Massachusetts, Lowell (Updated Description)

General Summary of Position: The Department of Art and Design at the University of Massachusetts Lowell seeks a Lecturer of Graphic Design beginning in the Fall 2018. The ideal candidate will have an excellent teaching record and a body of work in design and art that exhibits a broad understanding of contemporary practice and theory. The candidate should be well versed in teaching core undergraduate graphic and web design courses such as design systems, typography and web typography, identity design, and the capstone course sequence. S/He will provide education through learning-centered instruction that will enable graduates to understand and place…

Call For Papers, Conference

Besides the Screen Conference 2018

Vaults, Archives, Clouds and Platforms: Archiving and Preservation in the 21st Century King’s College, London, UK (2 – 3 July 2018) CIAC-ISMAI, Porto, PT (5 – 6 July 2018) Deadline for abstracts: 2nd April 2018 The 2018 Besides the Screen Conference welcomes paper, panel, artwork, installation, and workshop proposals on the theme of archiving and preserving audiovisual materials in the 21st century. The topic of archiving and preservation has gained even more significance as forms and formats of audio visual media continue to exponentially expand. Within such a context, those working within archives, museums, libraries and a range of cultural organisations…

Academic Position, Position

Assistant Professor or Instructor of Game Design and Development

The Department of Interactive Media at Bradley at Bradley University seeks a dynamic individual to join our award-winning and nationally ranked game program beginning August 2018. The department welcomes applications from candidates working in industry, academia, or both. The successful candidate will be able to teach students the game development process. Candidates with a background in game art, game programming, game design, game production, or game studies are all encouraged to apply. Professional experience and college-level teaching experience is preferred, but not required. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. This position may be either a non-tenure-track or…

Call For Papers, Conference

Centre for Media and Celebrity Studies (CMCS) 7th International Conference Bridging Gaps: Where is Ethical Glamour in Celebrity Culture?

The following conference might be of interest to new media scholars exploring questions on digital fashion and wearable technology for sustainability. CFP Deadline: February 10 Centre for Media and Celebrity Studies (CMCS) 7th International Conference Bridging Gaps: Where is Ethical Glamour in Celebrity Culture? Lisbon, Portugal July 1 – 3, 2018 Keynotes by: Kirsty Fairclough Associate Dean, School of Arts and Media University of Salford, Manchester UK Elliot Pill Senior Lecturer, The School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies Cardiff University, Cardiff UK CALL FOR PAPERS: The fashion modeling industry has occupied a significant area in celebrity culture. For the…

Academic Position

Instructor of Level Design or Technical Design, Bradley University

The Department of Interactive Media seeks a dynamic individual to join our nationally ranked, award-winning game program beginning August 2018. We welcome application from candidates with three or more years of game industry experience who can teach level design and/or technical design. This position is a non-tenure-track appointment at the rank of Instructor and the Department of Interactive Media is a strong proponent of diversity. The successful candidate will be passionate about gameplay and game development. The position requires being able to teach design and technical skills. Candidates should have industry experience in gameplay systems (e.g., player controls, game rules,…

Announcement, Call for Entries, Opportunities with NMC

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

February 1 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 (Los Angeles, CA Feb. 21-24, 2018). 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…