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Media-N Fall 2016 Issue CFP

Uncovering News: Reporting and Forms of New Media Art Media-N -2016 fall issue: V. 12 N. 3 Guest Editors Abigail Susik, Willamette University Grant Taylor, Lebanon Valley College Editor-In-Chief Kevin Hamilton Media-N, the Journal of the New Media Caucus, invites submissions for an issue about new media art and its relation to news, reportage, and journalism. Relevant subjects could include: media artworks that address news as subject or form; the influence of new media art on journalism; or critical/historical analysis of the reporting of new media art in popular or disciplinary press venues. Media artists have mined news and journalism…

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Barcelona 2016 Centre for Media and Celebrity Studies (CMCS)

The following keynote might be of strong interest to scholars and media professionals examining new media, Internet celebrities, and online personas in social networks. We encourage social media scholars to join the conversation. — We are honoured to announce that the 2016 CMCS conference Bridging Gaps: What are the media, publicists, and celebrities selling? will feature keynote speech by Professor P. David Marshall. Details are given below. Deadline for Abstract Submissions: December 31, 2015 URL: http://cmc-centre.com/conferences/barcelona/ — 2016 CMCS Keynote Speaker Professor P David Marshall “Commodifying the Celebrity-Self: The Peculiar Emergence, Formation and Value of “Industrial” Agency in the Contemporary…

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CFP and Artwork: Taboo – Transgression – Transcendence in Art and Science

Ionian University, Department of Audio and Visual Arts CFP and Artwork: Taboo – Transgression – Transcendence in Art and Science The Department of Audio and Visual Arts of the Ionian University in Corfu Greece organizes a two-day interdisciplinary conference with theoretical and artwork presentations under the theme of “Taboo – Transgression – Transcendence”, 20-21 May 2016, focusing on questions about the nature of the forbidden and the liminal as expressed in science and art. Deadline for submitting abstracts: until February 29, 2016 Since the beginning of time, taboo has traced the edges of experience. As with Icarus, whose excitement made him…

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CFP: The Arts and New Technologies (Greenwich, CT; June 19, 2016)

The Bruce Museum welcomes submissions for its second annual graduate student symposium, this year organized in conjunction with the exhibition Electric Paris. Electric Paris explores the ways in which artists depicted older oil and gas lamps and the newer electric lighting that emerged by the turn of the twentieth century. Whether nostalgic renderings of gas lit boulevards, subtly evocative scenes of half shadow, or starkly illuminated dance halls, these works of art record the ways in which Parisians experienced the city as it transitioned from old to new technologies. Building on this central theme of the exhibition, the museum invites…

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Call for Panel Participation – CAA Washington, DC 2016

The New Media Caucus invites artists, scholars, and theoreticians to submit proposals for a panel discussion titled Procedural Art: Game Platforms for Creative Expression. We welcome presentations focused on the design, aesthetics, and affordances of game platforms for new media art, as well as in critical approaches to this emerging genre. We are especially interested in sharing projects that demonstrate the creative use of game platforms in fine art contexts, and in highlighting the full range of possibilities this new medium offers. Each participant will present a 10-15 presentation, and then participate in a discussion on the genre in relation…

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OPEN CALL: Ecologies of Creative Activism

Venue: College Art Association Conference, Media Lounge Exhibit Date: February 6, 2016 @ CAA Conference in Washington, D.C. Deadline to Enter: 8/31/15 Entry Fee: FREE Eligibility: Open to international artists ages 18+. The New Media Caucus is programming a session for the ARTspace Media Lounge entitled Ecologies of Creative Activism, under the theme of VISIBLE/INVISIBLE at CAA 2016 in Washington, DC. Theme: This year’s theme, VISIBLE/INVISIBLE explores the legacy of identity and representation politics, considered in the context of our present culture where individuals, organizations and ideas can be easily captured, tracked, exposed, appropriated from the circulation of digital material…

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CALL FOR ART – Intersections: Cinema, Performance, Networked Media, and Politics

Venue: College Art Association Conference, Media Lounge Exhibit Date: February 6, 2016 @ CAA Conference in Washington, D.C. Deadline to Enter: 8/31/15 Entry Fee: FREE Eligibility: Open to all artists ages 18+. The New Media Caucus is programming a session for the ARTspace Media Lounge entitled Intersections: Cinema, Performance, Networked Media, and Politics, under the theme of VISIBLE/INVISIBLE at CAA 2016 in Washington, DC. Theme This year’s theme, VISIBLE/INVISIBLE explores the legacy of identity and representation politics, considered in the context of our present culture where individuals, organizations and ideas can be easily captured, tracked, exposed, appropriated from the circulation…

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Call For Submissions : THE 3D ADDITIVIST COOKBOOK

We invite submissions to an open-source ‘Cookbook’ of radical ideas that cut across the arts, engineering, and sciences. Inspired, in part, by William Powell’s The Anarchist Cookbook (1969) The 3D Additivist Cookbook will contain speculative texts, templates, recipes and (im)practical designs for living in this most contradictory of times. We believe technology can open up new perspectives, providing us with the means to challenge the structures, ideas, and institutions that maintain the status quo. But technological change is – almost by definition – tied to the functions of capitalism: a system that profits the few, often at the expense of…

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Call for Papers and Artworks IEEE VISAP’15 “Data Improvisations”

IEEE VISAP’15 “Data Improvisations”: Call for Papers and ArtworksOct 16-30, 2015Chicago, Illinois Paper and artwork submissions due June 26, 2015http://visap.uic.edu/2015http://visap.uic.edu/2015/callforentries.html The IEEE VIS 2015 Arts Program, or VISAP’15, showcases innovative artwork and research that explores the exciting and increasingly prominent intersections between art and visualization. Through a dedicated papers track and an art show that runs concurrently with the IEEE 2015 VIS conference, the Arts Program aims to foster new thinking, discussion, and collaboration between artists, designers, technologists, visualization scientists, and others working at the intersection of these fields. Submissions to VISAP’15 are due on June 26th; the theme for…

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2017 CAA Conference Proposals, Los Angeles

The New Media Caucus invites submissions for a 2½-hour session at the CAA conference in 2017 in Los Angeles. In its role as a CAA Affiliated Society, the Caucus is permitted to propose one 2½-hour program session, which will be considered by the Annual Conference Committee on the basis of merit in its deliberations. The program session must address a specific issue of concern to the affiliated society and cannot be an open session. Please note that this is only an endorsement. The proposal must go through the regular CAA selection process. PROPOSALS MUST INCLUDE: Abstract Short Bios PUBLISHING REQUIREMENT:…