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Call for Artworks: EXPRESSIVE 2015, “IDEA CHAIN” – Extended Deadline

Extended Deadline (submissions are due on May 15th) The theme for the Expressive 2015 Call for Artworks is Idea Chain. In 1969, the artist Sol LeWitt published his Sentences on Conceptual Art, a series of statements that define the conceptual in contrast to the rational, and which explore differences between concepts and ideas. LeWitt, through this list of 35 sentences, describes the presentation of artworks as creating a kind of invisible conversation between artists, noting that “The words of one artist to another may induce an idea chain, if they share the same concept”, and further, that this induction is…

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Call For Entries – Video + New Media

Grey Projects invites Work in Video, Video/Media Installation, and New Media. All video art styles will be considered including shorts, experimental, poetic, abstract, documentary, music, animation. 10 min max, 5 min or less preferred. Entries will be considered for multiple exhibitions. See prospectus for full information and details on Installation and New Media work. Grey Projects curates video and new media works for multiple venues, customizing selection and presentation based on exhibition parameters.

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Open Call: Black Box and Newhive

Black box is a widely used term that refers to many things: movie theaters, transistors, flight recorders, algorithms, the human brain. It is also an abstract theory that relies on observable inputs and outputs to define the invisible functions of a device, network or object. The box is “black” because the opaque facade obstructs visibility. In order to understand the internal workings of the box, one must enter its system.  In an artistic context, black box theory provides a way to explore systems of the unknown which are widely accepted by society – particularly the social, political, ethical, and aesthetic…

Activity, Call for Entries, Conference, ISEA

Call for Expressions of Interest to Host ISEA2018

ISEA International is pleased to announce the call for Expressions of Interest to host ISEA2018 (24th International Symposium on Electronic Art). Potential host organisations should consult the 2018 Guidelines for Symposium Host Candidates on the ISEA International website prior to making a bid.  The Guidelines can be found here:  http://bit.ly/1FRaAjU The Expression of Interest should consist of a 3-5 page proposal including details about host organisation, partners, outline budget and finance plan, symposium themes, artistic programme, creation of International Program Committee, plans for proceedings, milestone dates, registration fees and other relevant details. In preparing your response please refer to the…

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UCSC’s DANM 2015 MFA Exhibition “NEW ALCHEMY”

April 23 – 26 (12-5) Reception: Saturday April 25 (5-8pm) Digital Arts Research Center (DARC), UCSC   In the Digital Arts and New Media MFA Program (DANM) at UC Santa Cruz, two years of intensive study culminate in the development of individual projects, which premiere in an annual MFA exhibition. In honor of the golden anniversary of UC Santa Cruz and the tenth anniversary of the DANM program, twelve emerging artists have come together to present New Alchemy, a group exhibition exploring various processes of transformation through interactive, digital, mixed-media, and performative work. danm.ucsc.edu/mfa15   The exhibition is the centerpiece of…

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Fluxus Digital Collection Launches

We are pleased to announce the launch of The Fluxus Digital Collection. This online archive gathers an eclectic range of artworks by one of the most important movements of the twentieth century. Global in scope, Fluxus members moved between the USA, Europe, East Asia, and elsewhere. They worked across and between traditional media, opting for ephemeral materials, participatory approaches, and playful humor. The collection includes digital tools that make interactive objects and text-based works available to viewers—many of which have not been read, seen, or heard outside of select archives. With technical tools that include 3-D modeling, digital scanning, photography,…

Activity, Call for Entries, Conference

Call for Design Exhibition ISWC 2015

International Symposium on Wearable Computing Dear Colleagues, We are pleased to announce the call for the 2015 ISWC Design Exhibition. Please kindly forward this email to interested colleagues, researchers, designers, and scholars.**Important Dates**1. Submission deadline: May 29, 2015 11:59pm PDT2. Notification of acceptance: June 19, 20153. Camera-ready version of submission and supporting images: July 3, 2015————————————————————————– ************************************************ Call for Design Exhibition Submissions ************************************************* ISWC 2015 (Collocated with UbiComp 2015) http://www.iswc.net/ http://iswc.net/iswc15/calls/design_exhibition.html September 7-11, 2015, Osaka, Japan ISWC 2015, the nineteenth annual International Symposium on Wearable Computers, is the premier forum for wearable computing and issues related to on-body and worn…

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Call for Papers and Artworks – Metaplastic Arts,Design Virtual Worlds 2015

CYBERWORLDS 2015 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE7-9 OCTOBER 2015, GOTLAND, SWEDENUppsala University, Campus Gotland, Visby, Sweden http://cyberworlds-conference.org/ SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 3 MAY,2015 Send your paper to: gianluca.mura@polimi.it More information from http://artsvirtualworlds.artsmachine.org/ Submission include full paper (up to 8 pages), short paper (up to 4 pages)poster and artworks (1 page, abstract).The papers must be written in English, carefully proofread, and formatted to Conference Publishing Services Manuscript Formatting Guidelinesfro m http://www.computer.org/portal/web/cscps/formatting Please use the following template for preparing your papers from:http://www.artsmachine.org/web/docs/IEEECS_CPS.zip or http://www.artsmachine.org/web/docs/IEEECS_CPS_LaTeX.zip By submitting a paper the authors confirm that their papers represent original previously unpublished work, and if accepted, the author will register for the conference…

Call for Entries, Film Festival

Call For Videos – Without Words Film Festival 2015

Words are everywhere. In each sphere of society, they reflect our thoughts, reflexions and ideas.Spoken or written, they convey stories, information and messages.The only exception to this hegemony of words is arts.Painting, sculpture, music, photography, installation and video art are the only mediums that are able to convey a message without the use of words. “Without Words Film Festival” celebrates once a year since 2014, video art that uses words only to announce its title and author. “Without Words Film Festival” takes place at the end of November at University of Lorraine, Ile du Saulcy in Metz (France).It begins with…

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Signal Culture Artist, Researcher and Toolmaker in Residence Applications Now Available

Signal Culture is an experimental media art residency located in Owego, New York. We are now accepting applications for our Artist, Researcher and Toolmaker in Residence programs for the Fall 2015 – Winter 2016 season. Artist In Residence Program:The Signal Culture Artist in Residence program offers time, space and studio access for artists in the field of experimental media art. The Artist Studio features a wide range of media tools, both new and old, for use in a real time audio/video/data processing system. Our philosophy is to create a space for experimentation and for artists to develop a dialogue with…