Announcement, CAA, Conference, Member News, Opportunities with NMC

Constanza Salazar: 2019 Judson-Morrissey Excellence in New Media Art Award Recipient

Greetings! My name is Constanza Salazar, and thanks to the Judson-Morrissey Excellence in New Media Art Award from the New Media Caucus Association (NMC), I had the pleasure of attending this year’s College of Art Association (CAA) Annual Conference held in New York City. I was able to make new connections, meet diverse scholars in my field, and most importantly, was able feel part of a community of like-minded and interdisciplinary scholars, artists, and educators among the members of the NMC. Getting the opportunity to take part in a conference such as CAA, even as an attendant, is invaluable. As…

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

Open Call for New Media Caucus Panel Proposals, CAA 2020, Chicago

The New Media Caucus invites proposals for affiliated panel session to be held during the 2020 College Art Association annual conference in Chicago. Panels should reflect New Media Caucus’ mandate of promoting the development and understanding of new media art. Panels that address or engage with underrepresented groups within the new media genre are strongly encouraged. Panel chairs will submit the proposal and organize the session, including the call for submissions. The NMC Exhibitions & Events Committee will assist with providing liaison to CAA, administration, publicity, etc. PROPOSALS MUST INCLUDE: Please submit the following as a single PDF Abstract (500…

Announcement, Call For Papers, Conference, NMC Events and Exhibitions, Opportunities with NMC, Symposium

Deadline Extended for NMC 2019 Symposium: Border Control

Symposium Deadline Extended until March 15 11pm, Eastern Standard Time A number of people have asked for a bit more time to submit to the Border Control Symposium. We are happy to extend the deadline for panels, papers, workshops or other symposium activities.   Note: The deadline to submit artwork for the Exhibition remains Thursday, February 28th 11pm, Eastern Standard Time. Please spread the word, and we hope to see you in Ann Arbor. For more information and to submit, please go to http://bordercontrol.newmediacaucus.org EXHIBITION DATES: 9/20/19 – 11/10/19 SYMPOSIUM DATES: 9/19/19 – 9/22/19 GUEST CURATOR: Allison Collins, Media Arts Curator, Western Front…

Journal, Media-N

Current Issue of Media-N: Journal of the New Media Caucus

Vol 15 No 1 (2019): Autonomous Art Systems Guest edited by Nick Bontrager and Adam Fung, this special issue of Media-N entitled Autonomous Art Systems features contributions from scholars and practitioners examining the intersection of contemporary new media practice and drone technology. Open Call: Exhibition and Book Review submissions for Media-N Please include in your 300 word proposal the title of the book or exhibition to be reviewed, potential questions the review will raise and relevance to new media scholarship and practice. Proposals should list names of authors or artists who are included in the publication or exhibition; a timeline for publication; and intended…

Academic Position, Position

Assistant Professor in Motion Design & Animation, UConn, Digital Media & Design

The Digital Media & Design Department in the School of Fine Arts at the University of Connecticut (UConn) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Motion Design and Animation at the rank of Assistant Professor. Primary appointment will be at the UConn Stamford campus. The anticipated start date is August 23, 2019. The position will have a focus on Motion Design and Animation. Our ideal applicant has significant creative experience in the area of motion graphics and digital animated film production for the purposes of fine art, entertainment, advertising, marketing, branding, or scientific research and visualizations. The successful candidate…

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Assistant Professor of Sculpture, The University of Georgia

The Lamar Dodd School of Art at the University of Georgia is seeking to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of Sculpture with expertise in expansive approaches to spatial practice beginning no later than fall 2019. The School of Art looks to hire an innovative practitioner to bring progressive thinking and creative ideas on the future of the field, developing new approaches to sculptural research and instruction, and expanding the integration of spatial work within a diversely constituted art school. The successful candidate will be a passionate teacher and critical maker within the broad range of practices…

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ASU-Leonardo Executive Director/Professor of Practice, Arizona State University

Arizona State University and the Institute for Studies in the Arts, Sciences, and Technology (ISAST)/Leonardo seek a dynamic leader to take the helm of a new partnership between the two organizations. The Executive Director position will carry an appointment as a Professor of Practice in the School for the Future of Innovation in Society and the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts. The Executive Director is the Chief Executive Officer of the Leonardo/International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology (Leonardo/ISAST, an independent 501c3 corporation registered in California). The Executive Director reports to the ASU-led Personnel Committee of the…

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Assistant Professor – Simulation, Animation, and Gaming program: Eastern Michigan University, College of Technology

Eastern Michigan University School of Visual and Built Environments Position: Assistant Professor – Simulation, Animation, and Gaming program The School of Visual and Built Environments (SVBE) in the College of Technology at Eastern Michigan University invites applications for a tenure-track position in the Simulation, Animation, and Gaming Program beginning fall 2019. SAG is the largest program in SVBE with more than 200 students. In addition, SAG is an accredited program by the National Association of Schools of Arts and Design (NASAD). Essential Duties and Responsibilities Include: The successful applicant must have the ability to teach a variety of Simulation, Animation,…

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Animation Instructor – Department of Art + Art History, Florida International University

Position Description The Art + Art History Department at Florida International University seeks an Instructor to teach graduate and undergraduate courses in Animation. We seek a teacher-scholar with a critical and practical understanding of contemporary animation and animation history in a fine arts context. This is a full-time, non-tenure earning Instructor position to commence in August 2019. We are looking for candidates exploring experimental and aesthetic approaches to 2D and/or 3D animation, from beginning through advanced levels of production. Successful candidates will have the ability to address a variety of media related to animation including drawing, illustration, comics, motion graphics,…

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Graphic Design Instructor, Florida International University

The Art + Art History Department of Florida International University seeks an artist/designer with a significant creative practice and/or research to teach courses in Graphic Design, and to provide leadership in the development and shaping of a design curriculum in an environment committed to critical inquiry across disciplines. An ability to address current design concerns such as interactivity, user-centered innovation, environmental, experience-based and/or social design is desirable. Interest and experience in design history, founding studio practices such as typography, letterpress or printmaking are also advantageous. This is a full-time, non-tenure earning Instructor position to commence in August 2019. Preference will…