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Digital Culture Opportunities in Norway, Ireland and Austria through the Fulbright Scholar Program

The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program is currently seeking applications for awards for teaching and research within the areas of digital humanities and digital culture for the 2016-2017 academic year. The Council for International Exchange of Scholars administers the Fulbright Scholar Program on behalf of the United States Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and the current competition will close on August 3, 2015. The Digital Culture award in Norway allows the selected candidate to take part in the teaching and research activities of the Digital Culture program and the Digital Culture and…

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Call for Video Works : Print Screen Festival 2015

The theme for 2015’s Print Screen festival is “Hypersensitive:” an examination of if and how digital technologies change our sensitivity toward one another and the world around us. Questions explored will include those ranging from the more literal — What added senses does technology provide us, and what are their limitations? Does a technologically-heightened sensibility lead to added sensitivity? — to the more theoretical: How does technology impact emotions? How does technology change our awareness toward the social injustices and global concerns? This is the second year that Print Screen will explore this theme through a curated program of video…

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Samek Art Museum Fellowship Opportunity

Fellowship Overview  The Museum Fellowship is offered for recent college graduates interested in pursuing a museum career. The fellowship offers professional training in curating, collection development, and arts administration and is designed to help fellows support their academic and career goals through supervised work experiences. Under the supervision of the Samek Art Museum director and chief curator, the fellow will have the opportunity to be involved in every aspect of the Museum’s programs and operations. This is a 12-month (July 2015-June 2016) fellowship for one year with the possibility of a second year. This fellowship is a commitment of an…

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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…

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Canada Research Chair in Multisensory and Responsive Design at York University

Canada Research Chair (Tier 2) in – Multisensory and Responsive Design We are seeking an outstanding researcher to be nominated for a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair. The successful candidate will be appointed to a tenure track position in AMPD at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, with appointment to commence on September 1, 2015. This pan-­faculty position will attract a newly established research-practitioner with an innovative and stellar programme of research, and a significant track record in creative practice in the areas of information design and multisensory experience/interaction design. The successful candidate will be a practicing artist/designer, creative coder…

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Call: Terms of Service

Terms of Service at Grand Valley State University We invite artists to submit work that explores identity, individualism and conditions people face as a result of our increasingly indexed and surveilled lives. We are interested in the psychological pressures that commercial and non-commercial monitoring create, as well as potential solutions or responses. The exhibit will be presented at the Urban Institute of Contemporary Arts in Grand Rapids, MI and take place during the annual Art Downtown event. Terms of Service is produced by the Curatorial Studio, a Visual Studies course in Grand Valley State University’s Department of Art and Design. Email…

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Call for Entry // Black Box 2.0 at Aktionsart

Festival Dates: May 6 – June 7, 2015Submission Deadline: March 31, 2015Entry Fee: $10.00 BLACK BOX is the first international art, film and technology festival in Seattle. A multi-platform program of significant scope, BLACK BOX presents emerging and established artists who expand the language of cinema. Core programming is nomadic and antidisciplinary, focusing on experimental film, video, new media art and moving-image-based work. BLACK BOX 2.0 will take place from May 6 – June 7, 2015, during the 41st Seattle International Film Festival. It is organized independently by Aktionsart, a new art and technology nonprofit based in the Pacific Northwest.…

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Altered Books: Digital Interventions

Altered Books: Digital Interventions celebrates the book as an object that can carry experience, represent language, tell a narrative, convey culture, or archive memory in the context of contemporary arts. The on-line exhibition is presented by the ACM SIGGRAPH Digital Arts Community (DAC). We consider the Altered Book as an artistic production made through the process of de-construction and re-construction of the book form. We are interested in Digital Interventions yielding screen-based still imagery that uses the legacy and symbolism of books, scrolls, manuscripts, and/or clay tablets as a point of departure. Selected digital images will be presented in an…

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Call for Entries: [RE}Gen New Media Festival, Elon University

Call for WorksThe [RE]Generative New Media Festival at Elon University invites the work of regional, national, and international artists across a wide variety of styles, contents, technologies, and lengths. Open to any new media artist working in screen- and time-based work, including video art, experimental documentary, animation, computational art, or any single or multiple-channel work that may be viewed on a single large-scale screen. Artworks may be but need not necessarily be narrative. A full-color print catalog will be published and distributed to all exhibiting artists. Please use the following link to download a PDF with full entry information: [RE]Generative…

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Art of the Networked Practice | Online Symposium

  March 31 – April 2, 2015http://oss.adm.ntu.edu.sg/symposium2015/ Presented by the NTU School of Art, Design & MediaCo-chaired by Randall Packer & Vibeke SorensenIn Association with Furtherfield | London The Art of the Networked Practice | Online Symposium is an international gathering exploring emergent forms of networked research, artistic production, and teaching in the arts. Intended as a global and inclusive gathering, without registration fees, the symposium unites local and remote speakers and audiences via Web-conferencing from around the world to discuss a range of topics, including: distributed teaching and studio models, collective research, peer-to-peer cultural production, networked performance, big data…