Activity, CAA, Call for Entries

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS: NMC Showcase during CAA 2015 in New York

Dear NMC Members: I am proud to announce that Hunter College will host the sixth annual NMC Showcase during CAA 2015 on Thursday February 12th. The NMC showcase is a series of rapid-fire presentations by 16 NMC members (6 minute presentations). It has proven to be a great forum to get to know the work of a number of fellow members in a lively atmosphere and a great way to present your work to like-minded individuals.  Several spots will be reserved for graduate students currently enrolled in an MFA or PHD program. How you use the 6 minutes is up to you –…

CAA, Resources

Survey on CAA Guidelines for Faculty Teaching in New Media

Dear Colleague, We are writing to ask for your insights regarding practices in new media by taking the following survey: http://bit.ly/CAAsurvey It should take approximately 20 minutes for you to complete.  The information gathered from this survey will be used to assist the CAA Professional Practices Committee Taskforce on updating and improving the existing CAA Guidelines for Faculty Teaching in New Media, which can be found at http://collegeart.org/guidelines/newmedia07. This document is a description of circumstances, standards, and practices within the field. Its purpose is to assist with faculty hiring, promotion and tenure, workload, compensation, funding, and support in new media, and to…

CAA, Call for Entries

CFP – CAA New York 2015 New Media Caucus Special Session

Technologies of Wonder Panel Chair: Aleksandra Kaminska (Postdoctoral Fellow, Simon Fraser University and York University) Technologies are often remembered for the sense of fear they originally provoked: photography, cinema, and the history of media technologies on the whole, is filled with accusations of magic and wizardry, while reactions to inventions such as the hot air balloon and telescopy were those of both wonder and terror (Holmes 2009). Discovery and innovation continue to bring this sense of both hope and dread into the world. While the contemporary condition is marked by information overload, we still reach limits of comprehension and imagination.…

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Call For Panel Proposals – CAA New York 2015

Call for Panel Proposals – CAA New York 2015 The New Media Caucus invites panel proposals for a 1.5-hour affiliated panel open session to be held during the 2015 College Art Association annual conference in New York. Proposals should be submitted by panel chairs who will organize the session including its call for submissions. The NMC Exhibitions & Events Committee will assist with providing liaison to CAA, administration, publicity, etc. PROPOSALS MUST INCLUDE: A completed Proposal Application Form – DOWNLOAD HERE 3-page CV, submitted as PDF 300 – 600 word abstract addressing: concept for the panel areas of investigation questions the…

Activity, CAA, Call for Entries

Call for Presentations: CAA NMC Lightening Talks

SUBJECT: CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS: New Media Caucus event during CAA 2014Chicago. Lightening Talks: Current Questions in New Media Art The New Media Caucus invites members including artists, art historians, and theorists to submit proposals for seven-minute lightning talks on Current Questions in New Media Art for a 90-minute, off-site session during 2014 College Art Association in Chicago. The lightning talk format is intended to provide a wide range of ideas in a short amount of time. Proposals should address questions pertinent to current creative, technological, cultural, curatorial, aesthetic, and theoretical issues in New Media Art. This session is not intended…