Call For Papers, Conference, Member News

CFP for Panel @ UAAC Conference – Round Table: Transformation of the Artist’s Studio

Panel Description: Digital and post-digital movements have transformed traditional studio spaces into labs and confined virtual spaces such as computers and the internet. We investigate this transformation and its implications on the practices that result from this loss of physicality. We will invite artists and curators to examine the qualities of current artistic practices with an urge to understanding how technologies transform practices and furthermore influence the aesthetics of artistic practices. Moreover the digital aesthetics discussion has moved to the post-digital debate that yet again opens up a new dialogue for the practitioner. Invited speakers will demonstrate a couple of…

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…

Announcement, Events and Exhibitions, Member News, Show Announcement

CAA 2018: NMC Member Panels and Events

Panel: “Between Nation-‘ness’ and Nation-‘less’ in Postwar Asia” Thursday, February 22 @ 2:00PM – 3:30PM, Room 501B NMC Member: Mina Cheon, Full Time Professor, Maryland Institute College of Art Paper Title: “The Rock-iness of Dokdo also known as Takeshima: Between Nation-“ness” and Nation-“less” in Global Media Culture” Panel: “Curating Experience as a Work of Art” Saturday, February 24 @ 10:30AM – 12:00PM, Room 407 NMC Member: Laura Nova, Bloomfield College Paper Title: “Experience as Everyday Life” Exhibition: DISSOLVING SIGHTS: An Exhibition of Projection Art Saturday, February 24 @ Automata, 6:00 – 10:00PM Address: 504 Chung King Court Los Angeles, CA 90012 NMC Member: Mat Rappaport,…

Events and Exhibitions, Member News, Opening

DISSOLVING SIGHTS: An Exhibition of Projection Art

February 24th, 6-10pm LOCATION Automata 504 Chung King Court Los Angeles, CA 90012 The projection overlays itself onto objects and architecture thereby merging two distinct types of information as a hybrid form. The resulting effect of presenting an “image skin” over the objects and built environment transforms, informs and at times confuses a static understanding of place while emphasizing an intimate viewing situation. Dissolving Sights brings together the work of ten artists who use projection as a significant part of their practice, while engaging themes of place, resistance and dreams. The exhibition, organized by Janie Geiser, Bora Kyung Min Lee, Miwa Matreyek,…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Request for Nominations for the New Media Caucus Board

The New Media Caucus is requesting nominations for its Board of Directors. Board Members duties include attending Board meetings, participating on and chairing committees and offering their expertise and assistance in the operation and development of the New Media Caucus. Ideally, Board Members actively participate in attracting new Members and organizational sponsors. They positively represent…