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CFP: UNFOLDING IMAGES – VR, Volumetric Filmmaking and Spatial Control

UNFOLDING IMAGES – VR, Volumetric Filmmaking and Spatial Control 7th Besides the Screen International Conference Federal University of Espirito Santo, Brazil, 31 May to 2 June 2017 Deadline for proposals: 20th March 2017 Once again, virtual reality is a technology to come. The recent popularisation of immersive displays has revamped the interest on the possibilities of this subject. Alongside came the growth of other forms of volumetric image capture and exhibition, such as 3-D scanning and 360o video. These systems, many of them created to enable computer sensing, are now informing other observers. The way they have been deployed in…

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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…

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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…

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Call for Presentations for the New Media Caucus, New Media Lounge at College Art Association, New York City

Between Biology and Art Convened by Renate Ferro, Chair Tohm Judson, and Elisabeth Pellathy Within the hybrid interventions of BIOART, the tools of the citizen artist and new media technologies converge.  This round table will investigate this territory that encapsulates the boundaries between truth and the imagination as it relates to such conceptual issues as politics, race, feminism, ethics, scientific methodology, among others.  These new generative iterations create grounds of tension for creative and critical engagement within the fields of research and art.  We invite new media artists, researchers, historians and others to join this round table where we investigate…

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CALL FOR PAPERS/PRESENTATIONS – NMC at CAA

College Art Association in NYC Feb 15-18, 2017 Deadline: June 10, 2016 New Media Caucus at CAA Other Media: Decolonizing practices and cyborg ontologies CALL FOR PAPERS/PRESENTATIONS “Rather than going for the new object of study, the new product to consume, one should work on new ways of seeing, of being, or of living in the world.” – Trihn T. Minh-Ha from D-Passage: The Digital Way “Cyborg writing is about the power to survive, not on the basis of original innocence, but on the basis of seizing the tools to mark the world that marked them as other.” – Donna…

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CFP, Conference Session: New Aesthetics and the Postdigital, Their Effect on Contemporary Art

CFP: New Aesthetics and the Postdigital, Their Effect on Contemporary Art. Since its introduction at SXSW in 2012, “New Aesthetics” has been increasingly recognized as an important perspective in the discussions of digital and postdigital art as well as a driving force in art practice. At a time when contemporary art production is commonly facilitated by digital technology, New Aesthetics is a frame of reference and an attitude revealing the pervasiveness of digital objects’ presence in our everyday lives as well as the deeply rooted and persistent, autonomous agency of computational algorithms in many forms of contemporary art. Regardless of…

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Call for Panel Proposals – CAA New York 2017

The New Media Caucus invites panel proposals for a 1.5-hour affiliated panel session to be held during the 2017 College Art Association annual conference in New York. Proposals must address issues related to new media. Panel chairs will submit the proposal and organize the session, including its call for submissions. The NMC Exhibitions & Events Committee will assist with providing liaison to CAA, administration, publicity, etc. PROPOSALS MUST INCLUDE: completed Proposal Application Form – DOWNLOAD HERE 3-page CV, submitted as PDF 300 – 600 word abstract addressing: concept for the panel areas of investigation questions the panel will raise specific…

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CFP – Digital Humanities – MMLA – Due April 5th

The Digital Humanities section of the Midwest Modern Language Association is accepting proposals for scholarly and literary presentations that examine, complicate, or challenge concepts of borders and bordering as imagined across multiple modes of digital production. The MMLA conference will take place in St. Louis, Missouri, November 10-13, 2016. We invite proposals that broadly interpret the conference theme, “Border States,” through multiple disciplinary lenses, such as computational text analysis, critical/creative media, game studies, data mining/archiving, and digital pedagogy. We are especially interested in presentations that explore the impact of digital media on literary production. Please send a 200-300-word abstract and…

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Symposium: Pioneers on the Prairie: Celebrating Women in New Media Arts

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago will hold a day-long, free public symposium in Chicago that will examine how women artists use new media to merge art forms, address feminist issues, and critique technology. We would be very grateful if you could forward this information to your members or anyone you feel may be interested. Pioneers on the Prairie: Celebrating Women in New Media Arts looks at the achievements and strategies of women working in new media in the Midwest from the 1980s onward and will bring together more than a dozen artists from the field to share their stories…

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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…