Deadline: November 5th, 2018
CURRENTS’ curators look for the unique ways artists use technology as a tool for expression and communication, and ways that scientists, programmers and developers are integrating the arts and aesthetics into their explorations and projects.
CURRENTS is an annual New Media Art festival in Santa Fe New Mexico. This is a call for the 2019 show, which will run from June 7th – 23rd, 2019.
This Year’s Categories include: Interactive Environments, CURRENTS Entrance Design, Installations (Interactive and non-interactive), Outdoor Installations and Projections, Virtual/Augmented/Mixed Reality Environments, Robotics, Multimedia Performance, Digitally Generated Objects (ie. 3D Printing), Interactive Installations for Children, Single Channel Video and Animation, Experimental Documentary
Selected artists in the New Media Installation, Outdoor, Multimedia Performance, Virtual Reality, Robotics, and Installations for Children Categories will be considered for full lodging, travel, and shipping support.
New Category: Large Scale Interactive Environments
We are inviting submissions for multi-dimensional, immersive environments that engage the audience in interactive experience and sensory exploration of space and imagination. Financial support is possible, depending on budget and scale. Artists in this category are eligible for travel, lodging, shipping and equipment support.
Link to guidelines, more detailed information, and entry link to specific categories: https://currentsnewmedia.org/guidelines-2019/
About: Parallel Studios ( a 501(c)(3) non-profit ) has been producing, curating and designing small and large scale currents video exhibitions in Santa Fe since 2002. In 2010 we launched CURRENTS NEW MEDIA as an annual, citywide event. The Festival brings together the work of established and emerging New Media artists, from New Mexico, the US and the World, for events showcasing interactive and fine art video installations, multimedia performances, single channel video, animation, digital dome programs, experimental documentary, web based/app art forms, architectural mapping, the oculus rift, robotics and 3D printing. Parallel Studios reaches out to local high and middle school students through its Youth Media Makers Program. All exhibitions and most events are free