Activity, Opening, Show Announcement

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…

Hub, Resources

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…

Call for Entries, Call For Papers, Conference

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…

Call for Entries, Residency

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…

Academic Position, Position

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…

Call for Entries

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…

Academic Position, Position

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…

Activity, Symposium

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…