Call for Entries, Call For Papers

Call for Papers and Artworks IEEE VISAP’15 “Data Improvisations”

IEEE VISAP’15 “Data Improvisations”: Call for Papers and ArtworksOct 16-30, 2015Chicago, Illinois Paper and artwork submissions due June 26, 2015http://visap.uic.edu/2015http://visap.uic.edu/2015/callforentries.html The IEEE VIS 2015 Arts Program, or VISAP’15, showcases innovative artwork and research that explores the exciting and increasingly prominent intersections between art and visualization. Through a dedicated papers track and an art show that runs concurrently with the IEEE 2015 VIS conference, the Arts Program aims to foster new thinking, discussion, and collaboration between artists, designers, technologists, visualization scientists, and others working at the intersection of these fields. Submissions to VISAP’15 are due on June 26th; the theme for…

Call for Entries

Call for Artists & Designers – Quest for Permanence Exhibition

Florida Gulf Coast University in Fort Myers, FL.Summer 2016 ExhibitionBower School of Music and the Arts. Art Program. We’re looking for artists/designers. The theme is permanence and persistence through social media and technology. “Quest for Permanence is a human project in time and place. We leave traces (ghosts?)to give us the illusion of permanence. We are brave in this adventure because we battle time itself or we collude with time all the while planning our greatest deception. We assure ourselves that it is for others that we leave our traces. Our generosity will enlighten or entertain. The truth is, of…

Call for Entries, Residency

Triple Canopy Commissions at New York Public Library Labs

Apply online by midnight June 30, 2015. Commission recipients will be announced on September 1.   For the sixth annual call for proposals, Triple Canopy is pleased to announce a partnership with New York Public Library Labs, which will support two commissions. Triple Canopy invites applicants to propose projects that engage a collection or body of materials, physical or digital, in the NYPL’s holdings. Applicants are asked to consider archival material both critically and imaginatively, in its capacity to evidence past events and practices as well as to form the basis for new creative work. Individuals pursuing research toward an MA…

Call for Entries

Inspiring Community Use of Public Space: Hapesira Jone: Shkodra

Hapesira Jone: Shkodra This project will inspire Shkodrans about the potential of community involvement in public space. These areas are a key element of public life, but are not used to their full potential as spaces for culture, learning and interaction. Sometimes they are weakened by uses such as formal or informal structures, areas of vehicle parking or unauthorized sidewalk cafes. This limits the utility and value of public space is limited and overall quality of life in the city. 10 winners will be selected for the exclusive use of a 250 square meter space in the center of Shkodra,…

Activity, CAA, Call For Papers, Conference, NMC Events and Exhibitions

2017 CAA Conference Proposals, Los Angeles

The New Media Caucus invites submissions for a 2½-hour session at the CAA conference in 2017 in Los Angeles. In its role as a CAA Affiliated Society, the Caucus is permitted to propose one 2½-hour program session, which will be considered by the Annual Conference Committee on the basis of merit in its deliberations. The program session must address a specific issue of concern to the affiliated society and cannot be an open session. Please note that this is only an endorsement. The proposal must go through the regular CAA selection process. PROPOSALS MUST INCLUDE: Abstract Short Bios PUBLISHING REQUIREMENT:…

Activity, Call for Entries, Call For Papers, Conference

Call for Participation Istanbul New Media Arts Fest 2015

Laboro Ergo Sum I work, therefore I am.November 6-15, 2015 Istanbul amberPlatform’s amber’15 Art and Technology Festival is to take place in Istanbul from November 6 to 15, 2015. This year’s theme is “Laboro Ergo Sum”. We invite you to join amber’15 which is undergoing a new organisational structure. To apply, click the link ‘application form’. http://15.amberplatform.orgArtistic output, installations, performances, curatorial practices, workshops, contemporary dance, concerts, seminars, presentations, panels, academic articles are welcomed. June 2, 2015, 19:00As artists, academics, makers, individuals and institutions, you are all invited to the launch meeting at StudioX: a great occasion to talk face to…

Activity, Events and Exhibitions, Show Announcement

CURRENTS 2015: 6th Santa Fe International New Media Festival

CURRENTS brings together New Media artists in an atmosphere that fosters open exchange and professional networking. CURRENTS serves as a platform for artistic experimentation and generates exploration into all forms of new media art, while providing the public with an opportunity to experience an outstanding selection of innovative work. Committed to making this extraordinary work available to everyone, the CURRENTS Festivals are free to the public. Friday, June 12 through Sunday, June 28 (closed Mondays and Tuesdays) 2015 Parallel Studios ( a 501(c)(3) non-profit ) has been producing, curating and designing small and large scale currents video exhibitions in Santa…

Call for Entries

The Aesthetics of Erasure NMC/Media-N – SRING 2015: V.11 N.01

Pat Badani Editor-in-Chief Media-N, Journal of the New Media Caucus Media-N, Journal of the New Media Caucus is pleased to announce the launch of our spring 2015 online and print edition. Online & print edition  http://median.newmediacaucus.org/the_aesthetics_of_erasure/   The Aesthetics of Erasure Against the backdrop of a longstanding practice of ‘erasure’ both in artistic and critical work, co-guest editors Paul Benzon and Sarah Sweeney take up challenging questions related to the aesthetics of erasure today in the digital era. They investigate new meanings and the relevance of said practice within twenty-first century contemporary contexts typically defined by digital knowledge production, preservation,…

Call for Entries, Residency

Call for Entries – NEO FUTURE Theme residency in Finland, March/April 2016

NEO FUTURE: Arteles special theme residency program For artists and creators of the future, especially from the fields of Sci-Fi New Media | Electronic Sound | DesignLiterature | Visual Arts | Concept Art | Science Periods: 1 or 2 monthsWhen: March / April 2016 Deadline for applications: 17th June 2015 Alternate Futures Utopians, dark dystopians, transhumanists and cyborgs. Space travel and other galaxies. Singularity. Retro-futurism and future societies – after artificial intelligence, after apocalypse, after art? Neo Future program brings together international, future-oriented artists & creators. Located in the middle of nowhere in rural Finland, Arteles Creative Center serves as…

Activity, Call for Entries, Call For Papers, Conference

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…