Artwork, Call for Entries, Residency, Symposium

Call for Applications – IMPACT 17

IMPACT17 offers participants from broad fields of the arts and sciences, time and space for critical discourse, interventions and practical experiments. Of central interest during this year’s edition is the question of the transferability of particular approaches and systems to other contexts. 4-DAY INTENSIVE EXCHANGE 30 PARTICIPANTS 3 WORKSHOPS / EPISODES AND 2 EXPERT GUEST INTERVENTIONS The  transdisciplinary symposium, IMPACT17, which will will take place from the 1st to the 5th of November 2017 at PACT Zollverein in Essen. For this edition we are very pleased to welcome the Japanese collective Chim↑Pom, mediator and conflict analyst Dana Caspersen and the collective freethought. For further information and the online application form please…

Call for Entries, Symposium

INTERNATIONAL OPEN CALL – IMPACT16 – Symposium and Public Presentations

How and where do alternative realities come about both in and between different fields of knowledge? How can we productively uncover contradictory “rift zones” in today’s world? What kind of frameworks for action can we cultivate? 4-DAY SYMPOSIUM with extensive interdisciplinary exchange 30 PARTICIPANTS (artists, scientists and experts from other varied fields) 3 ONE-DAY WORKSHOPS with 3 ARTIST COLLECTIVES impact16 is aimed at artists and advanced students, practitioners and theoreticians from the natural and social sciences, technology, architecture and urban planning, philosophy, political activism, as well as from the visual and performance arts. APPLICATIONS UNTIL 10. OCTOBER 2016 Online application form:…

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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…

Call for Entries, Call For Papers, Symposium

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…

Conference, Events and Exhibitions, Hub, ISEA, Symposium

Dispatch from Vancouver – ISEA2015 Part 2

ISEA2015 is barely half over, and its amazing to think back to what’s already happened and also what is still to come. I’m not able to stay for the entire conference, but have really enjoyed the engaging programming and all of the events. I’m going to just mention a few… as I’m sure you know its impossible to see everything that you really want to at a conference of this scale. The quality of what I’ve seen and heard about, however, puts you in the position where its difficult to make a bad decision – there’s something for everyone. On…

Call for Entries, Symposium

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS – 15TH BIENNIAL ARTS AND TECHNOLOGY SYMPOSIUM

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: “OPEN ALL PORTS” The Ammerman Center at Connecticut College seeks submissions for its 2016 Biennial Symposium for Arts and Technology being held February 25-27, 2016 at Connecticut College. Paid Commissions Deadline: September 30General Submissions Deadline: October 19 The aim of the symposium, now in its 30th year, is to create a forum for multi-disciplinary dialogue at the intersection of arts, technology and contemporary culture. The symposium brings artists and researchers from a wide range of fields together to engage, interact and share ideas as they present new works, research and performances in a variety of formats. Featured…

Activity, Conference, ISEA, Position, Symposium

ISEA2015 Student Volunteer Program

ISEA2015 STUDENT VOLUNTEER PROGRAM VOLUNTEER APPLICATION DEADLINE – 20 June 2015 22:00 PST The 21st International Symposium on Electronic Art invites students, artists, practitioners who want to be ‘where the action is’ to volunteer for ISEA2015. What is ISEA2015? The International Symposium on Electronic Art (ISEA) is the main nomadic international academic gathering focused on electronic and digital arts. Since its inception in 1988 in the Netherlands, it has been organized in 4 continents and in over 20 international cities that span Istanbul, Paris, Munich, Albuquerque, Sydney and Dubai. ISEA last came to Canada in 1995 in Montreal, where it…

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glitch.refrag.paris Symposium

reFrag: is a symposium exploring new connections between art, culture and technology. reFrag: glitch gathers together artists working in the international networks of Glitch Art for 4 days of intensive workshops, talks and performances with exhibitions in Paris and online. reFrag: glitch address the multifold ways in which glitches manifest and/or are mobilized artistically in our lives. Glitches occur in our identity (de/re)constuctions; instabilities and errors in digitized financial markets (i.e. flash crashes); hacking, cracking and tactical glitches; Dirty New Media Art approaches and the non-neutrality of technological systems. Parsons Paris and The School of the Art Institute of Chicago’s…