Announcement

New Media Caucus 2017 – Election Cycle

The New Media Caucus is accepting nominations for election to the Board of Directors. In addition we are accepting nominations for three Officer positions: Treasurer, Chair of Exhibitions and Events, and Chair of the Communications Committee. Deadline: midnight EST Friday, November 17th, 2017 BOARD MEMBERS (eight 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…

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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…

Announcement, Events and Exhibitions, Member News

The Coaction Lab presents: FLOW Fort Knox

The Coaction Lab presents: FLOW Fort Knox @ Fort Knox, Prospect ME Saturday, June 24th from 3pm to 11pm (rain date: Sunday, June 25th same time) Free Event / Open to All Ages Free Round Trip Shuttle Bus from Orono & Bangor to Fort Knox Onsite Parking – $5 per vehicle FLOW is an event series produced by the Coaction lab in association with the Intermedia MFA and New Media undergraduate programs at the University of Maine and in collaboration with the Friends of Fort Knox. This event series is focused on water as a precious resource that connects and…

Announcement, Events and Exhibitions, Member News

Flux Factory Presents “Tongue Tide”

Long Island City Flux Factory is pleased to present its next 2017 Major Exhibition, Tongue Tide, opening Thursday, July 6 from 6-9PM. The exhibition will be on view through Sunday, July 30 with gallery hours on Saturdays & Sundays from 1-6PM, and by appointment. Inspired by Flux Factory’s location in Queens, NY — the most language-dense area in the world– Tongue Tide explores the multitude of ways in which artists engage with language, addressing both its tide-like ebb and flow as well as its limitations. Investigating the ways in which we experience, use and understand words, the projects will take…

Academic Position, Announcement, Position

Visiting Teaching Assistant Professor at University of Denver

The Emergent Digital Practices program at University of Denver is accepting applications for a non-tenure track, one-year Visiting Teaching Assistant Professor in Emergent Digital Practices with capabilities to teach across our foundations courses in Digital Imaging, Time-based Media and Creative Coding. The position may be renewed for an additional year, contingent on continued need and funding. An MFA or equivalent is required. More info here: https://du-openhire.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&jobid=2403 The Emergent Digital Practices program brings together art, design, media, culture and technology studies in a hands-on, collaborative environment.

Announcement

Message from Events and Exhibition Committee

The Events and Exhibition Committee is seeking participation for the 2017-18 academic year. This includes membership on the committee or spearheading an event. We seek to diversify our programming through the input of the New Media Caucus membership. The mission of the Events and Exhibition Committee is to develop and plan new media related events and exhibitions during the College Art Association (CAA) annual conference and throughout the year that promote new media artistic work of caucus members; investigate contemporary new media art practice and theory; and investigate issues surrounding education and new media. The New Media Caucus holds event…

Announcement, Call for Entries, Media-N

Call For Designer – NMC Websites

Designer needed for organizational website redesign The New Media Caucus, a nonprofit affiliate organization of the College Art Association, seeks a designer to execute a redesign of our WordPress website (newmediacaucus.org), and to create a template for the online presence and print-on-demand versions of our journal, Media-N (median.newmediacaucus.org). The job entails a projected 30 – 40 hours of labor, and offers a flat fee of $1,500 and our eternal gratitude. Applicants should send a letter of interest, CV (or LinkedIn link), and links to a portfolio or relevant work to: Jessye McDowell, jpm0028@auburn.edu by Monday, May 1. Tasks include: New…

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Videofreex – Networked Conversations

Videofreex social broadcasting pioneers Skip Blumberg, Nancy Cain, and Mary Curtis Ratcliff ::: Monday, March 27, 9:00pm-10:00pm (EDT-US) (UTC-4) ::: live & online & global via Internet chat. Login & participate: https://connect.ntu.edu.sg/thirdspacenetwork/ Select “Guest,” type your name, and “Enter Room.” | About the Videofreex | While television has traditionally been a passive medium, programmed media received by the masses, the Videofreex turned the paradigm upside down when they rented the Maple Tree Farm and established Lanesville TV in upstate New York in the early 1970s. It was here, in this setting far removed from the urban bustle of the New…

Announcement

NEH Summer Institute: Space, Place and the Humanities

“Space, Place, and the Humanities” is a three-week summer institute hosted by the Humanities Center at Northeastern University in Boston (July 24-August 11, 2017) on the newly emerging, interdisciplinary field of Geohumanities. At the intersection of geography, history, literature, creative arts, and social justice, Geohumanities focuses on the role of space and place in a range of humanities disciplines. The aim of this Institute is to help scholars in humanities disciplines integrate spatial thinking into their research and teaching in new ways. Prominent scholars from cultural geography, literary studies and the digital humanities will lead the Institute, foregrounding the study…

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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…