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…

Activity, Artwork, Events and Exhibitions, Member News, Show Announcement

Extrasolar nebulization – transmedia time capsule for an artistic exploration of space travels and hyperspace

The presentation of Dark foam art project and the defense of the thesis Extrasolar nebulization – transmedia time capsule for an artistic exploration of space travels and hyperspace will take place on Wednesday, May 9 at the Cité de l’Espace in Toulouse starting at 13:00 (meeting time : 12:45 in the entrance hall)13:00 – 14:00: presentation of Dark foam project (Stellarium)14:15 – 18:30: defense of the thesis (Altaïr room) Jury composed of Christine Buignet (Aix-Marseille Université, LESA) & Yves Gourinat (ICA, Institut Supérieur de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace), co-supervisors, and: Jean-Paul Fourmentraux (Centre Norbert Elias, EHESS, Aix-Marseille Université) Bernard Foing (ILEWG, European Space Agency, ESTEC, Noordwijk) Christophe Viart (ACTE, Université Paris 1 Pantheon Sorbonne) Jean-Jacques Favier (astronaut) DARK FOAM – Transmedia…

Activity, Call for Entries, Events and Exhibitions

ABC No Rio In Exile Call for Collaboration: “The Game Show”

The Game Show is a cooperative, participatory arts project initiated by ABC No Rio and artists involved with No Rio’s 2017 Flux Factory collaboration, Against Competition/Towards Mutual Aid. Inspired by non-competitive games such as hacky sack, hot lava, keep-the-balloon-up-in-the-air, cooperative role-playing games like Dungeons and Dragons, and the surrealist drawing exercise Exquisite Corpse, The Game Show will take place in the blurry boundary land between art, community, and game playing. We are seeking collaborators to join us in the experimental process of developing the exhibition. The show itself will be a game made of components that participants choose and cooperatively…

Activity, CAA, Events and Exhibitions

Invitation to Celebrate Leonardo/ ISAST’s 50th Anniversary at CAA

Dear New Media Caucus, Please be my guest to celebrate Leonardo/ISAST’s 50th Anniversary with UCLA’s Art|Sci Lab and the Beall Center for Art + Technology on Saturday, February 24th, 6–8pm at UC Irvine! Event guests will be treated to a champagne and dessert reception as well as a guided curatorial tour of the Beall Center for Art + Technology’s current intermedia exhibition, “Drawn from a Score.” This event is produced in tandem with the Beall Center for Art + Technology and UCLA Art|Sci Center. Event guests traveling from the CAA Conference will have access to provided transportation with RSVP. Please specify that you are a CAA registrant so that…

Activity, Announcement, siggraph

Leonardo Track at SIGGRAPH including VIP Party

Join the Leonardo community SIGGRAPH 30 July – August 4 in Los Angeles California. Leonardo is the leading international peer-reviewed journal by Leonardo/ISAST on the use of contemporary science and technology in the arts and music and, increasingly, the application and influence of the arts and humanities on science and technology. Once a year Leonardo/ISAST publishes the SIGGRAPH journal issue, which is the result of an ongoing collaboration between Leonardo and ACM SIGGRAPH to showcase the community of artists, designers, and scholars working with computer graphics and interactive technologies. This publication coincides with SIGGRAPH 2017 and will mark the ninth…

Activity, CAA, Call for Entries, Call For Papers

Call for Panel Proposals – CAA Los Angeles 2018

Call for Panel Proposals – CAA Los Angeles 2018 The New Media Caucus invites proposals for a 1.5-hour affiliated panel session to be held during the 2018 College Art Association annual conference in Los Angeles. Proposals must address issues related to new media. Panel chairs will submit the proposal and organize the session, including the call for submissions. The NMC Exhibitions & Events Committee will assist with providing liaison to CAA, administration, publicity, etc. PROPOSALS MUST INCLUDE: 3-page CV, submitted as PDF 300 – 600 word abstract addressing: concept for the panel areas of investigation questions the panel will raise…

Activity, Announcement, CAA, Conference

Art/Sci/Tech with Leonardo at CAA 2017

On Saturday February 18th, 2017 at the College Arts Conference in New York City, Leonardo/ISAST is hosting 4 events. We have included this information in our conference listing, but the Leonardo schedule is also below: 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. The Centenary of D’arcy Wentworth Thompson’s On Growth and Form, Part I: Art, Architecture, and Design in the Postgenomic Present 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The Centenary of D’Arcy Wentworth Thompson’s On Growth and Form, Part II: Performance Art, Interactive Media, and Bioart 12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Leonardo Education and Art Forum Meeting 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Leonardo LASER…

Activity, CAA, Call for Entries, Conference, NMC Events and Exhibitions

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS 2017 NMC Showcase during CAA 2017 in New York, NY

We are proud to announce that Hunter College of the City University of New York will host the eighth annual NMC Showcase during CAA 2017 on Thursday February 16th, 2017. The NMC showcase is a series of rapid-fire presentations by 16 NMC members (6 minute presentations). It has proven to be a great forum to get to know the work of a number of fellow members in a lively atmosphere and a great way to present your work to like-minded individuals.  Several spots are reserved for graduate students currently enrolled in an MFA or PHD program. How you use the…

Activity, Member News

Call For Board of Directors and Officer Positions, Deadline 11/11

The New Media Caucus is accepting nominations for election to the Board of Directors and Secretary. Deadline: midnight EST Friday, November 11th, 2016   BOARD MEMBERS (3 positions)New Board Members will be joining an international team of dynamic practitioners and scholars who make up the twenty one person board. The Board is engaged with the daily operation of the organization as well as collaborative committee initiatives for Communications, the Media-N journal, and Exhibitions and Events. Board Members duties include attending Board Meetings, participating on committees, and offering their expertise and assistance in the operation and development of the New Media…

Activity, Announcement, siggraph

ART NEWS FROM SIGGRAPH 2016

HIGHLY INTERACTIVE ART GALLERY PRESENTATION – ‘DATA MATERIALITIES’ TO BE SPECIAL FEATURE AT SIGGRAPH 2016 IN ANAHEIM CHICAGO, June 16, 2016—Highly interactive art exhibits from around the world will be a special feature during SIGGRAPH 2016, the world’s leading annual interdisciplinary educational experience showcasing the latest in computer graphics and interactive techniques. With the tagline “Render the Possibilities,” SIGGRAPH 2016 will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center, 24–28 July 2016. This year’s Art Gallery, assembled under the banner “Data Materialities,” represents a unique collection of 10 highly interactive installations created from 2003–2016. SIGGRAPH 2016 Art Gallery Chair Jonah Brucker-Cohen said, “We have…