Call for Entries

The Cube Art Project Call for Artists

The Cube Art Project is an initiative of the city of Lincoln, Nebraska, the Lincoln Partners for Public Art Development, and ColorKey Media LLC. We are seeking video art, animations, motion graphics, video-mapping, and/or sound visualization projects for screening on our three dimensional monitor (the Cube) located in the Rail Yard on Canopy Street. This is a curated competition of clips that are suitable for a public art audience. Wide latitude in genre and style are considered however priority is given to artworks that have a formal/ visual appeal. Projects should use a single channel video file: (.mov) (h264 codec)…

Hub

Terminal 2.0

This second part of my four part Hub blog series continues to discuss my singular interface experience of the Western Front’s virtual space of Terminal. Terminal 2.0 is a web presence that considers the impact of graphical user interfaces (GUI’s) on the progression of artists’ creative processes. In the early 1980’s, GUI’s offered a user-friendly visual means of making the operation of personal computers more accessible. These types of visuals are usually in the form of graphic icons or menus. The transition of computer operations from command-line interfaces to point and click devices transformed the manipulation and processing of imagery. The web…

Academic Position, Announcement, Position

Kraus Distinguished Professorship at Carnegie Mellon University

The School of Art at Carnegie Mellon University announces the Kraus Distinguished Professorship, a one-year position within the School. We are seeking an established artist with a record of international exhibition and presentation in the practice of animation. Artists whose work explores experimental or aesthetic approaches to animation or who are working with animation in unconventional formats, hybrid media, and other alternative forms are encouraged to apply. Special attention will be given to candidates whose practice includes scholarship in the history of animation and/or the moving image, and who bring both critical and technical knowledge into their work. The Kraus…

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Tenure Track – Assistant Professor of Animation at Missouri State University

The Department of Art + Design at Missouri State University is accepting applications for a new Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Animation position. We are looking for an individual with strong artistic / technical skills who is also able to help students develop a sophisticated conceptual point of view. The candidates should be able to teach foundations through graduate-level courses—addressing the conceptual, artistic, and technical aspects of animation and visual storytelling. In addition, she or he will have the breadth, flexibility and interest to guide advanced students working on innovative, interdisciplinary projects. Candidates should have experience, interest, and demonstrated ability…

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Instructor, Assistant, Associate Professor, Animation Design / Multimedia, College of Arts and Creative Enterprises, Zayed University ,Abu Dhabi Campus

The College of Arts and Creative Enterprises (CACE) at Zayed University CACE offers students a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in in the following specializations: Animation, Graphic Design, Interior Design, and Visual Art. Additionally, we offer a minor in Curatorial Studies. CACE aims to prepare students to become creative leaders in the arts and related industries. Our mission is to provide student artists and designers with an opportunity to explore and develop their own creative ideas while contributing to national initiatives in the culture of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The College works closely with faculty in other university disciplines…

Academic Position, Announcement, Position

Full Time Faculty in Experimental Animation at CalArts

Position Category: Academic Position Title: Full Time Faculty, Program in Experimental Animation School/Department: Film/Video Reports To: Dean of the School of Film/Video Time: Full Time Term of Employment: Appointment: Position Starts: 09/01/2016 Search Closes: Information & Responsibilities The Experimental Animation Program in the CalArts School of Film/Video is seeking a full-time animation artist/faculty member to start September 2016. The Experimental Animation Program, offering both BFA and MFA degrees, was founded on and maintains a commitment to developing conceptually- based, interdisciplinary approaches to animation. The preferred candidate must be a practicing artist and must have evidence of successful teaching and student…

Call for Entries

Call For Artwork – CURRENTS New Media Festival

CURRENTS’ curators look for the unique ways artists use technology as a tool for expression and communication, and ways that scientists, programmers and developers are integrating the arts and aesthetics into their explorations and projects. The citywide Festival will be held in venues throughout Santa Fe: El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe, the Center for Contemporary Arts, the digital dome facility at the Institute for American Indian Arts, Santa Fe Art Institute, Peters Projects, Axle Contemporary, Warehouse 21 and the Santa Fe Railyard Plaza. In addition to exhibitions CURRENTS 2016 offers panel discussions, workshops and multimedia performances. All exhibitions and…

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Call for Entries – 19th Japan Media Arts Festival

The Japan Media Arts Festival is a comprehensive festival of Media Arts (Media Geijutsu) that honors outstanding works from a diverse range of media – from animation and comics to media art and games. The festival gives awards in each of its four divisions: Art, Entertainment, Animation, and Manga. Since its inception in 1997, the festival has recognized significant works of high artistry and creativity, and in addition to a yearly Exhibition of Award-winning Works has held other events, such as symposiums, screenings, and showcases. Entries are sought from professional, amateur, independent and commercial creators across the globe. Works completed…

Call for Entries, Film Festival

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…