Call for Entries

Call for Artists – Materials Hard + Soft – Greater Denton Arts Council

33rd Annual Materials Hard + Soft ABOUT THE EXHIBITION The Greater Denton Arts Council proudly presents the 33rd annual Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition. Recognized as one of the premier craft exhibitions in the country, Materials: Hard + Soft began in 1987 and was originally initiated by area artist Georgia Leach Gough. The exhibition celebrates the evolving field of contemporary craft and the remarkable creativity and innovation of artists who push the boundaries of their chosen media. Since 2017, the exhibition has expanded to include works by international artists. 2020 ENTRY GUIDELINES HOW TO ENTER…

Call for Entries, Call For Papers

Her Environment Workshop Series: CALL FOR ENTRIES

Submissions are open for our Workshop Series! If you have skills, thoughts or a thesis you would like to share and present, please fill out the submission form on our website, or email us a proposal. >> DEADLINE: July 24th, 2019 @ 12AM CST >> herenvironment.com/submit >> herenvironment@gmail.com We are so excited to see your ideas! About: Her Environment is an expanded new media art series that seeks to create an intentional space for all artists working in digital media. Our mission is to focus on broadening the understanding of how new media practices can be used, and highlight non-traditional…

Call For Papers

Leonardo/LEAF Call for CAA 2020 Panelists

Dates or Deadline: 9 July 2019 to 22 July 2019 Organized by: Leonardo/ISAST Contact: Ruth West More info: GENERATIVE AND MACHINE CREATIVITY: IS AI IN THE ARTS AND DESIGN EVOLUTION OF “ARTISTIC INTELLIGENCE” OR RUPTURE? City: Chicago Country: United States Affiliated Society or Committee Name: Leonardo Education and Art Forum From legal sentencing recommendations to creating sounds never before heard and images never before seen, autonomous vehicles and optimizing the design of chairs, conversational agents embedded in daily objects to real-time responsive intelligent physical environments, we are transforming how we live and create through the application of machine learning and…

Call for Entries, Call For Papers

Issue 4: Archives | Full Bleed: A Journal of Art & Design – Maryland Institute College of Art

Deadline: January 1, 2020 CFP Website: https://www.full-bleed.org/submit Full Bleed, an annual print and online journal of art and design, seeks submissions for its fourth issue, forthcoming in Spring 2020. We publish criticism, belle lettres, artwork, design, illustration, fiction, poetry, and graphic essays. All contributors will receive modest honoraria for their work. For Issue Four, we are especially interested in submissions that critique, investigate, or rely on archives of various kinds. We seek new writing about artists working with, playing with, re-contextualizing, or elevating archival materials; art or design projects responsive to historical documents; and essays, fictions, and poetry related to…

Artwork, Hub, Member News

Member Spotlight: Allana Clarke

Allana Clarke’s work speaks to discomfort. “I, a first generation Trinidadian immigrant, perceived as African American, did not understand the nuances of racial politics in American culture. I wasn’t raised by the burdens or concept of blackness. But the burden was placed on my public self. This friction made me aware of the daily performances of our categorical existences, and the cultural signifiers we activate through our bodies and align ourselves with. It binds us. Is it possible to un-align signs from their signifiers? and embrace the disorientation caused by such an action? This ideological thread is the basis for my…

Academic Position

Assistant Professor in Fine Arts & New Media, Indiana University Kokomo

The Department of New Media, Art, & Technology (NMAT) invites applications for a full time, tenure-track, 10-month, Assistant Professor of Fine Art and New Media position beginning August 1, 2019. The NMAT program was built for those who choose not to work within the constraints of a silo but prefer to work and teach across multiple art forms, meshing different techniques and skillsets in their practice and in the classroom. From the unique NMAT core foundations modules through the senior thesis capstone experience, resident faculty work closely with every student, applying their unique creative approach and pedagogy. Information about the…

Residency

Caltech Huntington Art + Research Residency

(Featured image: Leslie Thornton (Caltech-Huntington Program in Visual Culture 2019 Artist-in-Residence), still from “Cut from Liquid to Snake”, 2018.) The Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences (“HSS”) at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) and The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens (“The Huntington”) seek applications for an artist residency, which is part of the Caltech-Huntington Program in Visual Culture. The Art + Research Residency provides the opportunity to develop a project in conversation with the Caltech and Huntington research communities and to work with Caltech students. It supports artists and other creative practitioners whose work involves research and…

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Member Spotlight: Victor F M Torres

Victor F M Torres (b. 1987) is an interdisciplinary and intermedia artist born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He currently lives in Brooklyn, NY. Torres holds an M.F.A in Intermedia and Digital Arts from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) as well as a B.A. in Socio-Cultural Anthropology, from the same university. He is now Adjunct Faculty at Maryland Institute College of Art and teaches Newer Genres in the Interdisciplinary Sculpture Department. Torres has taught Design and New Media courses in multiple institutions such as Stevenson University, George Mason University, and UMBC. Torres is the founder of Vector Voltage…

Academic Position

Lecturer Positions – Graphic Design & 3D Animation – UW Whitewater Media Arts and Game Development

Lecturer, Digital Animation – College of Arts & Communication – 15309 http://www.uww.edu/employment/academic-staff-instructional/posting?listing=1819 The Department of Art and Design and the Media Arts and Game Development Program in the College of Arts and Communication at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater seeks a Lecturer for the department in Digital Animation. The successful applicant will be expected to teach courses in digital animation, advanced 3-D modeling and concept art related to game development. The position starts August 2019 with an anticipated one year appointment – there is a possibility for an additional year depending on availability of funds. Salary is commensurate with experience. QUALIFICATIONS:…