Artwork, Call for Entries, Events and Exhibitions

VRHAM! 2018 – Virtual Reality & Arts Festival Hamburg

A chance to immerse yourself, relax, marvel, empathise, cross new boundaries, discover fascinating worlds and have a new, 360-degree experience – all that and much more is offered by the first German Virtual Reality & Arts Festival HAMburg: VRHAM! From 7 to 17 June 2018 VRHAM! presents numerous VR experiences by international artists and creative minds, as well as live performances and guided Virtual Reality tours. The varied events program comprises workshops and discussions, lectures and panel meetings on the topic of virtual reality. A high-profile international jury will be awarding the EUR 5,000 »VRHAMMY! Award« for the best VR…

CAA, Call for Entries, Conference, Events and Exhibitions

Open Call: The Cube Art Project and MACAA International Digital Art Competition

The Cube Art Project (CAP) Biannual International Digital Art Competition hosts it’s third exhibition on the Cube May 18, 2018. ALL ARTISTS are welcome including MACAA members. We will host two screening events: CAP screening May 2018 – May 2019 AND a special screening on Oct 4, 2018 titled: “Digital Art Screening Exhibition for the 2018 Mid-America College Art Association Conference: Techne Expanding.” We are seeking video art, animations, motion graphics, projects for screening on our large three dimensional monitor (the Cube). This 750 sq ft screen is seen by hundreds of people on a slow day, but it’s also…

Call for Entries, Events and Exhibitions, Film Festival

Kansas City Performing Media Festival National Call for Works

Michael Miller and Eric Souther with Charlotte Street Foundation are seeking audio-visual works to be screened during Kansas City Performing Media Festival (KC PMF). Submissions are due by June 1st, and all winners will be announced by June 15th. KC PMF will take place on September 29th at Charlotte’s Street’s La Esquina Gallery, Kansas City, MO. The event will take place during Open Spaces, Kansas City’s bi-annual outdoor-indoor contemporary art exhibition. All applicants must consider the material and discursive practices of Object-Oriented Ontology, specifically it’s subsets: Alien phenomenology, Agential Realism, and Posthumanism. Object-Oriented Ontology is a philosophy that maintains objects…

Call for Entries, Journal

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Internet of Other People’s Things – dealing with the pathologies of our digital world

An open-access publication bringing together critical perspectives on ubiquitous technologies and asymmetric battles for power. Please send your email submissions to: opencall@kairus.org Website Link: http://opencall.kairus.org/ by Linda Kronman & Andreas Zingerle (KairUs Art+Research) and Jonathan Woodier (Sol International School’s Department of Global Media and Communications Arts (South Korea), Associate Fellow of the Strategic Communications Centre at King’s College, London) CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS (DEADLINE April 30, 2018) The expansion of the ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) and the proliferation of virtually-connected data points are providing ever increasing amounts of information for those keen on use or abuse. The Hobbesian nature of cyberspace,…

Academic Position

Visiting Assistant Professor, Media Analytics at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Visiting Assistant Professor, Media Analytics The Department of Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee invites applications to fill a Visiting Assistant Professor position in Media Analytics. The initial appointment is for one year, beginning August 20, 2018, and may be renewed by the program for up to an additional two years. The department offers an undergraduate major with concentrations in Journalism, Advertising/Public Relations, and Media Studies, and an M.A. program in Media Studies. We are seeking a colleague specializing in media data and analytics. Areas of expertise may include application of data analytics for study and/or…

Academic Position, Position

Digital Media Faculty Position, Isaacson School @ Colorado Mountain College

CMC is seeking an experienced professional and dynamic educator to be part of the Isaacson School team. This faculty position will be based in the Roaring Fork Valley in western Colorado, an internationally recognized hub for year-round outdoor activities and mountain scenery. The position will primarily work at the Spring Valley campus in Glenwood Springs, and will also have teaching responsibilities in Aspen. Isaacson School faculty benefit from unique partnerships with organizations such as The Aspen Institute, X-Games, Aspen Film, and Five Points Film Festival. This faculty position will teach in the areas of digital videography/filmmaking, visual effects, motion graphics,…

Academic Position

Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Digital Art and Design at University of Maine

The Department of Art in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the University of Maine seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the area of Digital Art and Design anticipated to begin September 1, 2018. This is a full-time, academic-year position with responsibilities teaching undergraduate courses in Digital Art and Design, research, and university and professional service. We are searching for a colleague to lead and shape a digital curriculum that is integral to the academic programs for our current majors and minors. The successful candidate will have an outstanding teaching record in studio art curricula, and a significant…

Call For Papers

Submission Deadline Extension – Video Game Art Reader: new deadline March 12th!

Video Game Art Reader is extending the submission deadline for Issue 2 to March 12th at midnight. This is to give anyone who may be interested in submitting an article the additional time to they need polish and revise their work. The theme for the forthcoming issue is Survival Strategy, but any critical works that examine video games through a critical or art historical lens are welcome. All submissions should be delivered to Editor in Chief, Tiffany Funk at tfunk@vgagallery.org. Original CFP and submission guidelines can be found here https://www.videogameartgallery.com/education/. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach…

Call For Papers, Journal

Call for Abstracts: European Drama and Performance Studies Journal

In The Emancipated Spectator, Jacques Rancière questions the relationship of the viewer and the work (theatre, art, film, etc.). He asks what does it mean if the viewer is seen as passive and the performer as active. He is concerned with the political implications of relegating the viewer’s role to that of observer. As Guy Debord has pointed out this leads to the creation of one-way transmissions, the spectacle. Image-based media has tended to bring forward various forms of empathy in the viewer, be it identifying with a hero or a call to action. Since the Agitprop trains of the…

Announcement, CAA, Opportunities with NMC

The Winner of the Excellence in New Media Scholarship Award: America Salomon

2018 Judson-Morrissey Excellence in New Media Award: Conference Attendance Scholarship for Students of Color America Salomon, Columbia College Chicago BIOGRAPHY America Salomon is a thesis candidate in the MFA Interdisciplinary Arts and Media program at Columbia College Chicago. She moved to Chicago to begin her post-graduate studies after having worked as Assistant to the Director of Education at the High Museum of Art and received her BFA in Studio Art at Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia.   Image: America, Like the Country Project Description: ‘America, Like the Country’ is a video installation that explores my desire for connection and…