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ICDHS 2016 Taipei | The 10th International Conference on Design History and Design Studies (ICDHS)

Making Trans/national Contemporary Design History ICDHS 2016 Taipei | The 10th International Conference on Design History and Design Studies (ICDHS) 26-28 October, 2016National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan Abstract due: 20 July, 2015 We are pleased to announce the Call for Papers for ICDHS 2016 Taipei, The 10th International Conference on Design History and Design Studies. Taipei – the ‘World Design Capital of 2016’ welcomes proposals for the ICDHS 2016 Taipei to share this historical moment and think critically about design in the global context. This fast moving, culturally complex city is an ideal place for debat-ing…

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Call for Panel Participation – CAA Washington, DC 2016

Augmented Reality- invention/reinvention The New Media Caucus invites individuals to submit artwork or papers for a panel titled Augmented Reality – invention/reinvention. _______________________________ This panel sponsored by the New Media Caucus calls for artists, scholars, and theoreticians to reflect on the possibilities of understanding cultural issues related to the continuum of Augmented Reality. Augmented Reality as project, paper, performance, public art, and mobile location are welcomed. While Baudrillard theorized about simulation, William Gibson imaginatively constructed virtual possibilities through fiction. As early as 1985, Virtual Reality platforms were physically realized by Jaron Lanier and Thomas Zimmerman’s manufacture of VR gloves and…

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Call For Entries: 10th International Festival of Contemporary Animation & Media-Art LINOLEUM

  The 10th International Festival of Contemporary Animation & Media-Art LINOLEUM. Fall 2015 Kiev/Ukraine Objectives – encouraging and celebrating creativity among animators and media artists; – popularization of contemporary animation and media art in Ukraine. Nominations The Jury will select principal nominees during the Festival. The winners will be awarded Grand-Prix, prizes and monetary prizes. The Festival will be held with the support of «Michael Tsarev Art Projects» (Germany) and FILM.UA Group (Ukraine). Total prize fund of the Festival is $5000. Selection Process The selection of works for the participation in the Fest will be carried out by the Organizing Committee…

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Call For Entries: 19th VIDEOMEDEJA

  19th International Video Festival VIDEOMEDEJAOctober 23 – 25 2015 | Museum of Contemporary Art of Vojvodina, Novi Sad, Serbia Like previous years we are looking for new video art works and short films, media installations, live audiovisual performances, network based projects. In addition, we are very glad to receive proposals from curators and producers/distributors for the non-competitive special screenings. Entry forms are online and artists can easily provide their video previews directly by web form. Categories: Video/Film | Media installations | Network and Software projects | Live av performances Deadline: 15 July

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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…

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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: 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.   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,…