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Call for Submissions – Scenes and Screens Festival 2018: Hyperconnect by AltspaceVR

The 2018 Scenes and Screens Festival is currently accepting submissions for papers, machinima, films, performances, VR installations, and digital prints that center around the theme: Hyperconnect. Though this term is commonly used to describe what we consider to be intermachine communication, it can also be used to describe a state of interpersonal and human-to-machine interaction as well. Alternatively, hyperconnectivity is used as a medical term to describe a rapid firing of neurons making excessive connections within the brain. The Scenes and Screens Festival committee encourages those submitting to consider the impact of all existing connections in our society, both organic…

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CFP and Artwork presentations: Taboo – Transgression – Transcendence in Art & Science 2018 in Mexico

Submissions are welcome from all art and research fields and cutting-edge technology in art research. Suggested, but not exclusive topics, are those associated, with: Biopunk, hybridity and aesthetics of mutation | Cyborg, augmentation and bοdy modification | Post gender, transgressive identities and social models | Psycho-pharmacology, somatechnology and post-humanism | Chemistry of the mind, natural healers and mind enhancement | Biotechnology, DIYbio and biohacking | Ethology, human and nonhuman | Evolution, extinction and randomness. The conference TTT2018 – Taboo – Transgression – Transcendence in Art & Science 2018 is co-organized by the Research and Creation Group Arte+Ciencia, UNAM (Mexico), Arte…

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Extrasolar nebulization – transmedia time capsule for an artistic exploration of space travels and hyperspace

The presentation of Dark foam art project and the defense of the thesis Extrasolar nebulization – transmedia time capsule for an artistic exploration of space travels and hyperspace will take place on Wednesday, May 9 at the Cité de l’Espace in Toulouse starting at 13:00 (meeting time : 12:45 in the entrance hall)13:00 – 14:00: presentation of Dark foam project (Stellarium)14:15 – 18:30: defense of the thesis (Altaïr room) Jury composed of Christine Buignet (Aix-Marseille Université, LESA) & Yves Gourinat (ICA, Institut Supérieur de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace), co-supervisors, and: Jean-Paul Fourmentraux (Centre Norbert Elias, EHESS, Aix-Marseille Université) Bernard Foing (ILEWG, European Space Agency, ESTEC, Noordwijk) Christophe Viart (ACTE, Université Paris 1 Pantheon Sorbonne) Jean-Jacques Favier (astronaut) DARK FOAM – Transmedia…

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Art of the Social Networked Practice Online Symposium

A three-day international gathering presenting keynotes, live Internet performances, and global roundtable discussions Online Symposium held March 29 – 31, 2018 Art of the Social Networked Practice Online Symposium is a collaboration between the School of Art, Design & Media at Nanyang Technological University (Singapore); LASALLE College of the Arts (Singapore); & The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Department of Performance (US) Social Network Practice Online Symposium Schedule Online Registration The Art of the Networked Practice Online Symposium is an international gathering presenting emerging research, artistic work, and technological innovation in the networked arts. Intended as a global…

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ABC No Rio In Exile Call for Collaboration: “The Game Show”

The Game Show is a cooperative, participatory arts project initiated by ABC No Rio and artists involved with No Rio’s 2017 Flux Factory collaboration, Against Competition/Towards Mutual Aid. Inspired by non-competitive games such as hacky sack, hot lava, keep-the-balloon-up-in-the-air, cooperative role-playing games like Dungeons and Dragons, and the surrealist drawing exercise Exquisite Corpse, The Game Show will take place in the blurry boundary land between art, community, and game playing. We are seeking collaborators to join us in the experimental process of developing the exhibition. The show itself will be a game made of components that participants choose and cooperatively…

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VRHAM! 2018 – Virtual Reality & Arts Festival Hamburg

A chance to immerse yourself, relax, marvel, empathise, cross new boundaries, discover fascinating worlds and have a new, 360-degree experience – all that and much more is offered by the first German Virtual Reality & Arts Festival HAMburg: VRHAM! From 7 to 17 June 2018 VRHAM! presents numerous VR experiences by international artists and creative minds, as well as live performances and guided Virtual Reality tours. The varied events program comprises workshops and discussions, lectures and panel meetings on the topic of virtual reality. A high-profile international jury will be awarding the EUR 5,000 »VRHAMMY! Award« for the best VR…

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Open Call: The Cube Art Project and MACAA International Digital Art Competition

The Cube Art Project (CAP) Biannual International Digital Art Competition hosts it’s third exhibition on the Cube May 18, 2018. ALL ARTISTS are welcome including MACAA members. We will host two screening events: CAP screening May 2018 – May 2019 AND a special screening on Oct 4, 2018 titled: “Digital Art Screening Exhibition for the 2018 Mid-America College Art Association Conference: Techne Expanding.” We are seeking video art, animations, motion graphics, projects for screening on our large three dimensional monitor (the Cube). This 750 sq ft screen is seen by hundreds of people on a slow day, but it’s also…

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Kansas City Performing Media Festival National Call for Works

Michael Miller and Eric Souther with Charlotte Street Foundation are seeking audio-visual works to be screened during Kansas City Performing Media Festival (KC PMF). Submissions are due by June 1st, and all winners will be announced by June 15th. KC PMF will take place on September 29th at Charlotte’s Street’s La Esquina Gallery, Kansas City, MO. The event will take place during Open Spaces, Kansas City’s bi-annual outdoor-indoor contemporary art exhibition. All applicants must consider the material and discursive practices of Object-Oriented Ontology, specifically it’s subsets: Alien phenomenology, Agential Realism, and Posthumanism. Object-Oriented Ontology is a philosophy that maintains objects…

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Registration Open for 2018 North Texas Digital Fabrication Symposium

Texas Woman’s University April 20-21, 2018 The 2018 North Texas Digital Fabrication Symposium will be hosted at Texas Woman’s University April 20th-21st, 2018. Artists, researchers, makers and students will come together at TWU to discuss digital fabrication, its practice, pedagogy and curation. The theme, “Humanizing the Digital” inspired fascinating proposals from artists and researchers working with digital fabrication in a variety of applications. The symposium events will include panel discussions of 5-6 panelists organized around three sub-themes: “Embodiment & Technology,” “Adaptation & Play,” and “Process & Practice.” Six workshops, scheduled each afternoon of the symposium, give participants hands-on application and…

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Call for Student Work — “(Non)Standard” Digital Fabrication Exhibition

This April at Texas Woman’s University, the North Texas Digital Fabrication Group will host “Humanizing the Digital”, a symposium that will consider ways in which new technologies are reconnecting us with our humanity. In conjunction, there will be a juried exhibition of student artwork incorporating the use of these new processes. The purpose of the exhibition will be to show the range of potential expression made available by digital fabrication, especially in ways that relate to the theme of the symposium. We are particularly interested in work incorporating handmade elements, and we also welcome work that explores an aesthetic of…