The arts and culture agency connecting new developments in art, technology and society is looking for a new Artistic Director to lead digital culture programmes at the intersection of arts, education and the creative industries. An extraordinary opportunity for those who want to (be) challenge(d) (by) innovative and influential arts and digital culture.
What's the role of art in the framework of whistleblowing and leaking? Which kind of tactics and strategies for resistance can we imagine within the technologic paradigm and beyond it? "Blowing the Whistle, Questioning Evidence", the CALL. No.1 for Web Residencies 2017 by Akademie Schloss Solitude & ZKM - Zentrum für Kunst und Medien Karlsruhe, curated by Tatiana Bazzichelli, explores the potentialities of technologies for social and political change. Artists, hackers, computer scientists, activists and critical thinkers are invited to send their proposals. Application period: 27/02 - 10/03/2017
Open Cultural Studies, the new peer-reviewed journal by De Gruyter Open, calls for papers investigating the issue of affect faced to current increasing digitalism. Emotional interactions, feelings and affective experiences with the new media, technologies of emotions, the commodification and governance of feelings and much more. Send your abstract until 30/03/2017.
LPM seeks to enourage research, experimentation, the encounter between different forms of artistic expression, the interaction of multiple techniques and digital technologies, analog, software and hardware. One of the most important event on Audio Visuals Performing Arts calls for proposals for its XVIII edition, that will take place in Amsterdam from 18 to 21 May, 2017. Live mapping and AV performances, VJ sets, interactive installations, lectures, workshops, and project showcases are welcomed! Special regard for Free and Open Source projects. Apply until 10/04/2017
The Foundation of Lower Saxony grant at the Edith-Russ-Haus for Media Art supports a wide spectrum of media art, from video art and net-based projects to audio works and audio-visual installations. Each of the three grants will be awarded for the production of a new project in the area of media art. An international jury will convene to select the recipients of the grants
Piemonte Share Festival, the Italian art fair of electronics, digital art and new media, announces the theme for its 10th consecutive Share Prize: Sincerity. Our electronic network society has many virtues, but opacity, deceit and obscurantism are among its vices. For 2017, Share Festival raises its lantern of Diogenes to search for technical artworks that are honest.
x-temporary.org is accepting proposals from artists dealing with the interaction of the virtual and the social realm or the influence of the digital on the artistic, social or political context. Inviduals and artists working in any discipline and/or medium are invited to apply for a monthly online residency in March or May. Apply until 15/02/2017
The 7th International Conference on the Histories of Media Art, Science and Technology titled RE:TRACE focuses on an evaluation of the status of the meta-discipline MediaArtHistories today, more than a decade after the first conference founded the field now recognized worldwide as a significant historical inquiry at the intersection of art, science, and technology
In recent years, the relationship between sound, gender and technology has gained increasing attention. There have been a number of artist networks, archives and educational initiatives established in the hope of tackling the gendered exclusions. Sonic Cyberfeminisms will provide an opportunity to critically reflect and debates concerning sound, gender and technology.
The elusive transition of digital culture is shaping a future ‘beyond digital’, where the physical and the digital are merging. This futuristic lifestyle is reflected from the coherence of the ‘real – virtual’ boundaries. Yet is post digital the real progress?
Exploring this blurry future, we invite artists to ‘transcend’ digital culture and exchange opinions under the theme #PostFuture
The Prix Ars Electronica is the world’s most time-honored media arts competition. Winners are awarded the coveted Golden Nica statuette, prize money ranging up to € 10,000 per category and an opportunity to showcase their talents at the famed Ars Electronica Festival in Linz. On behalf of the European Commission, Ars Electronica issues an open call for entries to a competition: STARTS, in which encouraged are innovative projects at the interface of science, technology and art.
Applications are now being received for the 2017 IAMCR Urban Communication Research Grant. The grant is worth €1,500 and supports communication and media research that advances understanding of the growing complexity of the urban environment. It gives priority to projects that feature innovative, inter-disciplinary, and creative approaches.
The organizers of A&SM#3 welcome proposals for 15min presentations and artworks that interpret and explore the affective, feely and emotional encounters with social media grasped through the following themes: Experience; Engagement; Entanglement. Presentations and artworks can widely interpret each theme, but preference will be given to proposals that respond to all subjects.
Max-Planck-Gesellschaft calls for artists to take part in the residency program 2017 "AESTHETICS get SYNTHETIC: Knowledge Link through Art and Science" (KLAS). KLAS main goal is to initiate collaborative artistic and scientific exchange to foster transdisciplinary dialogues as well as to contribute to a wider understanding and appreciation of synthetic biology. Apply until 31/01/2017
A Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship in Media Studies in the area of Media Aesthetics is available at the Department of Media and Communication, University of Oslo. Media Aesthetics is defined here as an inter-disciplinary research field within media research, and addresses the relationship between media technology (materiality), perception (aesthetics), and mediation.
An International Conference designed to use art as a catalyst to explore intersections between nature, science, technology and society as we move into an era of both unprecedented ecological threats and transdisciplinary possibilities.
The Intermediality in Theatre and Performance Working Group examines the interrelationships of theatre with other media as well as combinations of different media in performance. Papers and proposals for the São Paulo conference in 2017 on the theme of “Unstable Geographies, Multiple Theatricalities” are welcomed until 15/01/2017.