Joel Kuennen
joel@artslant.com
Works in Chicago, Illinois United States of America

BIO
Joel Kuennen is Director of Operations and Senior Editor at ArtSlant. He has a background in English Literature, German, Critical Theory, Anthropology and Art History. His work has spanned such diverse practices as critical and creative writing, painting, installation, metalsmithing and digital video manipulation. He received a MA in Visual and Critical Studies from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) in May, 2010. His thesis at the School of the Art Institute Chicago explored conditions of subjectivity as constructed through physical and digital spatial relationships. He started writing for ArtSlant in 2010 and has published with Routledge, ID Press, Aint-Bad Magazine, and more. He currently lives in Chicago, IL.
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OPPORTUNITY

ArtSlant | Curator's Open


Deadline:
Thu Jul 31, 2014 23:59

Location:
Chicago, Illinois
United States of America

You design the booth.
You select the artists.
You choose the artworks.

We mount the exhibition at one of the world's major art fairs.

ArtSlant has partnered with EXPO CHICAGO to present an open call for curators called Curator's Open. One user's My List will be selected to mount at EXPO CHICAGO this September by a panel of influential curators including Independent Curator, Audrey Illouz, Maiza Hixson, the DCCA Gretchen Hupfel Curator of Contemporary Art, overseen by EXPO CHICAGO's Director of Programming, Patricia Courson. Read more about the panelists here.

As an ArtSlant user, you are able to create My Lists. My Lists are your way to create collections of artwork; for inspiration, for future reference, or even your gallery night out. Curator's Open makes use of this tool. First, you will be taken to a search page which presents artwork from members of the ArtSlant Community. To begin, just click on enter Curator's Open from your profile or go to the Contest tab in your My Page. When you find something you like, add it to your Curator's Open My List. Complete your entry by adding more works until you are satisfied with your exhibition. Save your selections by clicking the submit button. Then just add your exhibition title, exhibition proposal and exhibition history. First timers are most welcome but professionalism will be a key component in the selection of the winning proposal.

For more information and instructions, please visit – http://www.artslant.com/chi/articles/show/39763


OPPORTUNITY

Georgia Fee Artist | Writer Residency


Deadline:
Sat Mar 15, 2014 00:00

Location:
Los Angeles, California
United States of America

The Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency has been established in memory of ArtSlant's Founder who passed away December 8th, 2012. Georgia was dedicated to supporting and investing in young artists and writers, and she had a deep connection with the city of Paris. This residency, which offers artists and writers the opportunity to create work in Paris, has been created in Georgia's memory.

The goal of the Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency in Paris is to support and invest in emerging artists and writers, to provide an opportunity for them to advance their work and explore and engage with the cultural landscape of Paris, to encourage experimentation, and to increase exposure of their work to an international audience.

The Residency is open to visual artists of all mediums, art writers and critics, 24 years or older. Recent graduates are especially encouraged to apply. The selection will be made based on the merit of past work and the potential for future success, the ability to independently develop new work, and the proposed project's relevance to the city of Paris.
Recipients will be required to maintain a blog, which will be posted on ArtSlant. See past resident Lucy Maria's blog here.

Studio information:
No studio is provided with this residency at the time, however, a monthly stipend is granted to the resident which can be spent on securing a studio space or for living expenses.

Accommodation information:
The residency takes place in private residence; a one bedroom apartment on the second floor in the 14th Arrondissement, across from Montparnasse Cemetery (image attached). The residency can accommodate a single occupant or a couple.

Address
Rue Victor Considérant
Paris 75014
France

Contact info
Email: residency@artslant.com

Disciplines: Drawing & Painting, Film, Curating/Research, Media Art, Literature, Multi Media, Photography, Visual Arts

Founded: 2013

Language: English

Location:
In the 14th arrondissement on Rue Victor Considérant across the street from the Montparnasse Cemetery in Paris.

Duration: Winter Term - January-February | Summer Term - July-August

Paid by artist:
All other incidental expenses, food, etc.

Paid by host:
The Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency in Paris provides the recipient with lodging for 2 months in an apartment in the 14th arrondissement, travel to and from Paris, and a stipend to be used for studio space, materials, and other costs.

Application Guidelines and Criteria:
Candidates must submit:
• A professional CV
• A statement of intent
• 2 references
• A $25 administrative fee
All submissions must be made through the candidate's ArtSlant profile which can be created on artslant.com. Artists can upload images of their work onto their profile slideshow for consideration, while writers can add samples of their writing as reader reviews on ArtSlant, or onto their profile blog.

Deadline: twice a year. The application period for the Summer 2014 term (July-August) of the residency will open February 10th, 2014.

Tags: France, research, stipend, visual arts, writers



OPPORTUNITY

Call for Submissions: Error 415 Award in New Media


Deadline:
Wed Apr 24, 2013 16:00

Location:
San Francisco, California
United States of America

Submissions are to be moving-image, computer-generated new media art that is representative of the experimental, critical and interrogative nature of this burgeoning medium. Sound and physical materials will not be supported at the installation.

Jurors include: Anthony Antonellis [netartnet.net], Nick Briz [gli.tc/h], Manuel Fernández [domain-gallery.net], Daniel Rehn+ Sarah Culuag [ani-gif.com] and Annie Werner [tumblropenarts.tumblr.com].

Acceptable submission formats include:

- animated.gif
- single-channel embedded video
- executable files formatted for OSX
- netart (self-executing)

The Award Exhibition will take place Friday, May 17th in the courtyard of the Phoenix Hotel during the ArtSlant Afterparty at ArtPadSF. Top submissions to the Award contest will be projected onto the wall adjacent to the Phoenix Hotel and viewable in virtual exhibition on ArtSlant.com following the installation. We will also be tumbling our top submissions throughout the submission period on our tumblr.


OPPORTUNITY

ArtSlant ERROR 415 Award in New Media


Deadline:
Wed Apr 24, 2013 00:00

Location:
San Francisco, California
United States of America

ArtSlant is proud to announce the first annual ERROR 415 Award in New Media.

Award Installation is juried by prominent new media artists and curators Nick Briz [nickbriz.com], Anthony Antonellis [netartnet.net], Manuel Fernández [http://www.domain-gallery.net], Daniel Rehn and Sarah Caluag (me+Sarah) [http://ani-gif.com], and Annie Werner [tumblropenarts.tumblr.com].

Selections chosen by the jury will be projected onto the wall adjacent to the Phoenix Hotel on May 17th during ArtPadSF, and viewable in virtual exhibition on ArtSlant.com as well as our Tumblr following the screening.

The winner of the ArtSlant Error 415 Award will be announced during the event, and will receive a cash prize of $415.

Submissions are accepted from April 10th until April 24th

Submissions are to be moving-image, computer-generated new media art that is representative of the experimental, critical and interrogative nature of this burgeoning medium. Sound and physical materials will not be supported at the installation.

Acceptable submission formats include:

animated.gif
single-channel embedded video
executable files formatted for OSX
netart (self-executing)


A submission fee of $10 must be paid for the applicant to be considered. You may submit more than one work but the submission fee will apply each time. The winner of the Award will be announced at the beginning of the screening. They will also receive a cash prize of $415 (no need to be present to accept the award).

Questions about the Award?
Click the link or email error415@artslant.com