Academic Position

Academic Position: Visiting Teaching Assistant Professor, Emergent Digital Practices – University of Denver

The Emergent Digital Practices program brings together art, design, media, culture and technology studies in a hands-on, collaborative environment. Technology links academic disciplines with professional fields and joins shared communities with our personal lives in many new and exciting ways. To understand and explore this landscape, we infuse the digital practices of making and writing with contemporary critical approaches to cultural technologies, media philosophy, the critique and investigation of electronic and new media arts, and studies in science fiction, trans-global politics and science. For more information about the program, see http://www.du.edu/ahss/edp/. The Emergent Digital Practices Program and the University of…

Call for Entries

Altered Festival – Open Call for mixed reality experience

Open Call  for VR/AR/XR experiences [Where] Redline VR, 4702 N Ravenswood Ave, Chicago, IL [When]  9th October – 24th October 2020 >> submission guideline << -Deadline The call for entries is open and will run until  August 8th, 2020 @ 11:59pm CDT. -What are we looking for? The festival is aimed at all those who are approaching VR/AR/XR for innovative multi-sensory experiences that explore our senses with new forms of narration in the virtual world. This opportunity is open to any immersive works that explore new forms of storytelling through art, storytelling, gaming, or performance. We are awarding 6 categories…

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Call for Entries: VIDEONALE.18 – Festival for Video and Time-Based Media Arts

Call for Entries VIDEONAL.18 – Festival for Video and Time-Based Media Arts Match 4 – April 18, 2021 at Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany Deadline for submissions: June 30, 2020 (23:59 CET) The Call for Entries for the 18th edition of the Videonale has begun and we cordially invite all artists and filmmakers to submit their works for the competition The VIDEONALE.18 is open for experimental works from the fields of single- and multi-channel video, video installation, performance, sound art, and virtual reality. The works selected by an international jury are presented in an exhibition at the Kunstmuseum Bonn and an accompanying…

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Academic Position: Immersive Media – University of Texas at Austin

Job posting: https://apply.interfolio.com/74379 The Department of Arts and Entertainment Technologies in the School of Design and Creative Technologies at The University of Texas at Austin (UT) seeks a faculty colleague with a focus in Immersive Media. We encourage applications from both academics and seasoned practitioners eager to join our team in reinventing art and design education for the twenty-first century. This is a non-tenure track, Assistant or Associate Professor of Practice that requires relocation to Austin, TX. Salary is competitive; rank commensurate with experience. Earliest start date is August 2020. Candidates for this position must: Have a strong portfolio of…

Academic Position

Academic Position: Interactive Storytelling – University of Texas at Austin

Job posting: https://apply.interfolio.com/74377 The Department of Arts and Entertainment Technologies in the School of Design and Creative Technologies at The University of Texas at Austin (UT) seeks a faculty colleague with a focus in Interactive Storytelling. We encourage applications from both academics and seasoned practitioners eager to join our team in reinventing art and design education for the twenty-first century. This is a non-tenure track, Assistant or Associate Professor of Practice that requires relocation to Austin, TX. Salary is competitive; rank commensurate with experience. Earliest start date is August 2020. Candidates for this position must: Have a strong portfolio of…

Call For Papers, Media-N

Media-N CFP – No Template: Art and the Technicity of Race

A decade ago, Beth Coleman and Wendy Hui Kyong Chun introduced the concept of race and/as technology.* Turning to Heidegger’s notion of techne as prosthesis or skill, Coleman and Chun imagine race itself as a technology that can be leveraged, a tool for navigating systems of power. This distances race from its mythological status as biological fact, creating a critical framework that returns historical agency to the individual and helps us understand how race and ethnicity function in the visual–and technological–world. Recently, the concept has received renewed attention as the intersections between race and ethnicity and the technological have come…

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Interactive Media – Lecturer/Assistant/Associate/Professor of Practice (Open Rank) – NYU Abu Dhabi

Division of Arts and Humanities NYU Abu Dhabi NYU Abu Dhabi is currently inviting applications for a full-time non-tenure track multi-year position in the Interactive Media program to begin Fall 2020. The Interactive Media program is a newly established Bachelor of Arts major at NYUAD that combines art, interaction design, communications, computer science, and engineering. The program was established 6 years ago as a multidisciplinary minor, and is formally housed in the University’s Arts and Humanities Division but has broad reach across the University. The mission of the program is to foster the creative use of emerging technologies for communication…

Events and Exhibitions

[Commiserate Chicago] Media arts festival FEB 29 – MAR 1 @ MADD Center

Commiserate Chicago is an inaugural new media arts festival seeking to reflect on the state of media art, particularly in the context of Chicago, a city with a legacy of new media art and an emerging generation of artists. Commiserate Chicago 2020 is free and open to the public, taking place at the University of Chicago’s Media Arts, Data, and Design Center on Saturday, February 29th, and Sunday, March 1st. A full program schedule can be found on our website (here: https://commiserate.life/program-schedule). Through an exhibition, workshops, and talks, the Commiserate Chicago media arts festival invites artists and researchers to reflect…

Academic Position

Visiting Assistant Professor Position – Purdue University

The Visual Communication Design (VCD) Program at Purdue University is seeking a Visiting Assistant Professor to teach one or more of the following subject areas: web design, UX foundations, motion graphics, typography, graphic design, and Adobe Creative Suite applications, including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and XD. Preferential application deadline is March 01, 2020. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. To learn more about this position and to apply, please visit: https://careers.purdue.edu/job/West-Lafayette-Visiting-Asst-Prof%2C-Visual-Communication-DesignGraphic-Design-IN-47906/622790000/ About: The Department of Art and Design at Purdue University offers undergraduate concentrations, majors, and minors in seven areas including Art Education, Art History, Studio Arts, Industrial…

Events and Exhibitions, Member News, NMC Events and Exhibitions

NMC Partnership with the 58th Ann Arbor Film Festival

We are excited to be participating in the 58th Ann Arbor Film Festival as a community partner this year! This means we can provide our members with discounted tickets for our partnering program, “Feature in Competition, Dream Journal 2016-2019,” playing on Saturday 3/28 @ 9:30 pm. Stay tuned for the code you can use when buying tickets online. Ticket sales for community partnership discounts go live on March 1. The discount code only applies for our program, not the festival at large. The Ann Arbor Film Festival is the longest-running independent and experimental film festival in North America. The 58th…