Events and Announcements

NMC Judson Morrissey Excellence in New Media Award *UPDATED

DUE 11:59PM on JANUARY 30, 2021 *Update: Given the unprecedented circumstances of this year, we have decoupled this scholarship from attending the CAA conference and extended the deadline for submission. Any applicants who applied prior to the change do not have to reapply and will still be fully considered for the updated call.  The New Media Caucus (NMC) invites applications for The Judson-Morrissey Excellence in New Media Award: Scholarship for Students of Color. The scholarship fund provides multiple unrestricted $500 awards for students of color working in the field of new media art (artist, practitioner, history and/or criticism). Awardees will…

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PNCA Seeks Chair of the MFA in Collaborative Design / MA in Design Systems – Pacific Northwest College of Art *UPDATED

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Priority Deadline – March 1st, 2021. Open until filled. SALARY: Competitive and commensurate with experience. BENEFITS: PNCA strives to provide a highly-valued, well-rounded, and comprehensive benefits package that enables our community of educators to prepare graduates to transform knowledge into action and lead lives of achievement, contribution and meaning. ACADEMIC RANK: Commensurate with experience. START DATE: August 1, 2021 REPORTS TO: Director of the Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies / PNCA Dean POSITION SUMMARY: The MFA in Collaborative Design and MA in Design Systems programs produce creative leaders who apply a systems mindset and a toolkit of…

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PNCA seeks Full Time Assistant or Associate Professor in Animated Arts – Pacific Northwest College of Art *UPDATED

Application Deadline: Priority deadline February 5, 2021; open until filledSalary: Competitive and commensurate with experienceStart Date: July 1, 2021 Position SummaryThe Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA) is seeking a highly energetic, inclusive, and committed educator and professional to teach courses and contribute to the ongoing development of the internationally recognized undergraduate Animated Arts program at the College. PNCA openly acknowledges that diversity is a critical component in achieving a creative and innovative work and learning environment, and to that end, as an intentional community of students and educators PNCA is committed to equity and social justice and our goal…

Events and Announcements

Book Release – The Weaponized Camera in the Middle East: Videography, Aesthetics, and Politics in Israel and Palestine by Liat Berdugo

https://www.liatberdugo.com/work/weaponized-camera Book, 272pp., Bloomsbury / I.B. Tauris Imprint, 2021.Release date: January 28, 2020 — now available for pre-order directly from Bloomsbury. Description Drawing on unprecedented access to the video archives of B’Tselem, an Israeli NGO that distributes cameras to Palestinians living in the West Bank, East Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip, The Weaponized Camera lays out an argument for a visual studies approach to videographic evidence in Israel and Palestine. Using video stills as core material, it discusses the politics of videographic evidence in Israel and Palestine by demonstrating that the conflict is one that has produced an inequality of…

Events and Announcements

Digital Arts MFA Tulane University New Orleans

$14,000 per year stipend The Digital Arts area of the School of Art allows students to explore the expressive and conceptual potential of digital-based projects ranging from print to physical computing. Application deadline is February 1st. Please note that the GRE is not required of MFA applicants in studio art. You may complete the application process online. https://liberalarts.tulane.edu/departments/art/academics/graduate/studio-arthttps://liberalarts.tulane.edu/academics/graduate-studies/prospective-studentshttps://liberalarts.tulane.edu/departments/art/academics/graduate/studio-art/faqs Images should be of recent pieces and indicate your primary interest and direction. The studio art faculty reviews all applications in early March and makes recommendations to the School of Liberal Arts on candidates to accept. All admitted students receive a financial…

Call for Entries, Call For Papers

SloMoCo Call for Proposals

The SloMoCommittee invites submissions for our Spring Phase, running January to May 2021, in five categories: talk/papers, practice-works, micro-residencies, and seminars or courses, and an experimental category. On the SloMoCo website, you will find a list of MOCO topics as well as SloMoCo special topics. moco21.movementcomputing.org About: SloMoCo is a durational event-experiment sponsored by the MOCO (Movement and Computing) steering committee and community. SloMoCo is refiguring the conference form via global collaborations in collective knowledge-production, cybernetically informed learning-making structurations, and telematically mediated field practice. SloMoCo temporally (explodes, augments, prolates) the event conference as a site of knowledge production.

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Seeking Director of Foundations Studies – Minneapolis College of Art and Design

FULL Job posting https://recruiting.paylocity.com/Recruiting/Jobs/Details/391323 Deadline Priority will be given to those who respond by February 5, 2021.The position begins July 1, 2021. Description The Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD), a college distinguished for 134 years of advancing art and design, is seeking a collaborative, highly creative, and visionary individual for the position of Director of Foundation Studies. The newly created role of Director of Foundation Studies will cultivate a first-year experience, in collaboration with other MCAD constituencies, that sets the stage for the next generation of creative cultural leaders. This position offers a unique opportunity for an empathetic,…

Call for Entries

Call for Submissions: CURRENTS New Media 2021

Call for Submissions: CURRENTS New Media 2021 Submission Deadline: February 1, 2021 Notified by: March 15, 2021 Festival Dates: June 18 – 27, 2021 CURRENTS New Media is now accepting digital media art submissions in the fields of: Virtual/Augmented/Mixed Reality Environments Multimedia Performance Desktop Experiences APPLY NOW: https://currentsnewmedia.org/submission-guidelines-2021/ Every summer since 2010, CURRENTS New Media has been putting on one of the leading art and technology festivals in the United States. Located in Santa Fe, New Mexico, CURRENTS brings together the work of established and emerging new media artists from the USA and around the world. In August 2020, we…

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Tenure Track Graphic Design Position – East Tennessee State University

Dear Colleagues, The Department of Art and Design at East Tennessee State University is conducting a search for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Graphic Design with an emphasis on user experience and user interface design. The position begins August 2021. Please share this posting with any qualified individuals in your professional networks! Deadline for receipt of application materials is January 4, 2021. The full position description is linked below:https://jobs.etsu.edu/postings/16387?fbclid=IwAR3f5Z8OR_jFmTmEhWYGu52tSu3macp5iWHI1ljrhQuVMGeDL2rlaCVrLU0 About: ETSU provides a student-centered community of learning, reflecting high standards and promoting a balance of liberal arts and professional preparation, and continuous improvement. The university conducts a wide array of…

Call for Entries

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS: NMC Showcase during CAA 2021

The twelfth annual New Media Caucus Showcase will be held during CAA 2021 via an online platform. Submissions are being accepted until 11:59 pm on December 20, 2020. The NMC showcase is a series of rapid-fire presentations by 10 NMC members (6-minute presentations). It has proven to be an excellent forum to get to know the work of fellow new media artists and scholars in a lively atmosphere. Several spots are reserved for graduate students currently enrolled in MFA or Ph.D. programs. Due to the short presentation slots, presenters may only present one work, rather than a retrospective of their…