CAA, Call for Entries, Call For Papers, Conference

Call for Panel Participation – CAA Washington, DC 2016

Augmented Reality- invention/reinvention The New Media Caucus invites individuals to submit artwork or papers for a panel titled Augmented Reality – invention/reinvention. _______________________________ This panel sponsored by the New Media Caucus calls for artists, scholars, and theoreticians to reflect on the possibilities of understanding cultural issues related to the continuum of Augmented Reality. Augmented Reality as project, paper, performance, public art, and mobile location are welcomed. While Baudrillard theorized about simulation, William Gibson imaginatively constructed virtual possibilities through fiction. As early as 1985, Virtual Reality platforms were physically realized by Jaron Lanier and Thomas Zimmerman’s manufacture of VR gloves and…

Activity, CAA, Events and Exhibitions, Resources

NMC Digital Archivist/Editor needed for CAA New York

The New Media Caucus is looking for a volunteer to assist in direct the video taping and digital archiving of CAA related presentations, panels and workshops. The ideal candatate/s will schedule volunteers/equipment, collect participant presentations, distribute legal docs, and up load the video(s) to the NMC Vimeo channel.  If interested please contact Elizabeth Demaray. demaray@camden.rutgers.edu

CAA, Call for Entries

OPEN CALL FOR ART- Disrupting Bodies, Disrupting Narratives

Exhibit Dates: February 13, 2015 @ CAA Conference Deadline to Enter: 1/5/15 Entry Fee: FREE Eligibility: Open to all artists living in the U.S. and territories ages 18+. All media will be considered, but must be able to be presented digitally, performed or available in print. DESCRIPTION The New Media Caucus seeks artists’ work for the 2014 College Art Association Media Lounge. Works will accompany the New Media Caucus panel presentations on Alternative Economies, and will be presented the morning of February 13, 2015. We are seeking work that responds to Disrupting Bodies, Disrupting Narratives. This includes: Bodies- encompassing gender,…

Academic Position, CAA, ISEA

Department Head Position at Kansas State University R1 Research University

The Department of Art at Kansas State University invites applications and nominations for the position of Department Head. Ideally, the candidate will be able to assume the position by July 1, 2015. The successful applicant is expected to become a tenured faculty member of the Department of Art at Kansas State University and should have demonstrated a successful record in research, teaching and service; an appreciation of and achievement in scholarly/creative research activities; significant, national achievement in scholarship/creative work in a field of Art; values working with faculty and students from diverse backgrounds; and an appreciation for shared governance in…

Activity, CAA, Call for Entries

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS: NMC Showcase during CAA 2015 in New York

Dear NMC Members: I am proud to announce that Hunter College will host the sixth annual NMC Showcase during CAA 2015 on Thursday February 12th. 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 will be reserved for graduate students currently enrolled in an MFA or PHD program. How you use the 6 minutes is up to you –…

CAA, Call for Entries

Call for Participation – THATCamp College Art Association 2015

Call for Participation – THATCamp College Art Association 2015http://caa2015thatcamp.org/ The College Art Association is pleased to announce that the thirdTHATCamp CAA will take place Monday and Tuesday, February 9-10, 2015,just before the annual CAA Conference. Registration is free, and anyonemay register. We especially encourage artists to attend this year¹sTHATCamp CAA. THATCamp CAA 2014, associated with College Art Association¹s annualmeeting in Chicago, raised awareness about the new tools and methodsavailable for research in the visual arts and architecture. We hope athird THATCamp CAA in 2015 will continue this process by expanding thecommunity to include new media and digital art, thus embracing…

CAA, Resources

Survey on CAA Guidelines for Faculty Teaching in New Media

Dear Colleague, We are writing to ask for your insights regarding practices in new media by taking the following survey: http://bit.ly/CAAsurvey It should take approximately 20 minutes for you to complete.  The information gathered from this survey will be used to assist the CAA Professional Practices Committee Taskforce on updating and improving the existing CAA Guidelines for Faculty Teaching in New Media, which can be found at http://collegeart.org/guidelines/newmedia07. This document is a description of circumstances, standards, and practices within the field. Its purpose is to assist with faculty hiring, promotion and tenure, workload, compensation, funding, and support in new media, and to…

Activity, CAA, Call for Entries

Call For Submissions, Models, Frameworks, Solutions and/or Questions to “alternative economies”

The Events & Exhibitions Committee, the organizing committee of The New Media Caucus, is programming one day for the ARTspace Media Lounge general theme of “Alternative Economies” at CAA NY 2015. The Media Lounge is an interactive space at the Hilton New York. We are soliciting ideas on how to frame the theme of alternative economies through various practices. Working in new media art involves alternative theories, practices and communities. In an effort to form an inclusive and diverse response to the theme, we invite members of the New Media Caucus to collaborate with us at CAA NY 2015. We…

CAA, Journal, Media-N

CAA Conference Edition, 2014 Media-N, Journal of the NMC- SUMMER 2014: V.10 N.02

Media-N, Journal of the New Media Caucus is pleased to announce the launch of the summer 2014 online and print edition. CAA Conference Edition 2014  Web edition: click here Print edition: click here Each year, the New Media Caucus – an affiliate of the College Art Association – organizes panel presentations, events and exhibitions during the CAA annual convention, and Media-N Journal dedicates its summer edition to showcasing NMC conference proceedings and concurrent offsite events. I am pleased to publish the current CAA Conference Edition 2014 held in Chicago – and would like to thank Tiffany Funk for her significant role as Managing Editor of this conference edition.  Tiffany…

CAA, Call for Entries

CFP – CAA New York 2015 New Media Caucus Special Session

Technologies of Wonder Panel Chair: Aleksandra Kaminska (Postdoctoral Fellow, Simon Fraser University and York University) Technologies are often remembered for the sense of fear they originally provoked: photography, cinema, and the history of media technologies on the whole, is filled with accusations of magic and wizardry, while reactions to inventions such as the hot air balloon and telescopy were those of both wonder and terror (Holmes 2009). Discovery and innovation continue to bring this sense of both hope and dread into the world. While the contemporary condition is marked by information overload, we still reach limits of comprehension and imagination.…