Culturehub SeoulArts/La MaMa
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Works in New York, New York United States of America

BIO
Culturehub is a shared space for creative growth where artists from diverse disciplines and cultures collaborate, explore emerging mediums and produce works of art that engage technology.
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OPPORTUNITY

Volumetric and Networked Technology Micro-residency Winter 2014


Deadline:
Mon Jan 13, 2014 00:00

Location:
New York, New York
United States of America

CultureHub Is now accepting applications for its Winter 2014 micro-residency program. The program is for artists and technologists interested in experimenting in a fully reconfigurable studio environment. Up to two individuals will be selected for one-week micro-residencies taking place in February 2014 at the CultureHub studio. In addition to a stipend and workspace, residents will receive technical and materials support. The program seeks to incubate new artistic projects and investigate creative implementation of technology.

Residents will have access to AV equipment, hardware codecs, motion and depth-sensing cameras, a 30-foot projection surface, theatrical lighting and grid, and the support of CultureHub technicians.

To apply, please submit a proposal including a project description of up to 500 words as well as an outline of material and technical needs. Please include CV and/or links to online work samples. Applications are due no later than January 13, 2013.

Please e-mail proposals to residency@culturehub.org with the subject line “Micro-residency: Your name”

For more information, contact hilary@culturehub.org



EVENT

Refest art & technology festival


Dates:
Fri Nov 29, 2013 17:00 - Sun Dec 01, 2013

Location:
New York, New York
United States of America

Refest is a 3-day art and technology festival that celebrates the convergence of new and old, digital and analog, near and far. The artists featured in Refest are breaking open possibilities through their practice. Creators working across a broad range of technologically informed media will gather at CultureHub to share video, performance, music, and more. Refest invites artists to share how they are reforming, rebuilding, reiterating, and renewing ideas.

Performances by DJ Spooky, Christopher Cerrone, Adriano Clemente + more

Exhibiting artists include Abelardo Gil-Fournier, Jane Tingley and Michal Seta, Jesper Norda, Jody Zellen, Karen Niemczyk, Leila Nadir and Cary Peppermint (EcoArtTech), Matthew Mazzota, Robert Spahr, and Namwoo Bae



For more information, please contact hilary@culturehub.org


JOB

Media Programs Coordinator


Deadline:
Tue Oct 22, 2013 13:20

Location:
New York, New York
United States of America

CultureHub, a not-for-profit Art & Technology center founded in collaboration by La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club and The Seoul Institute of the Arts, seeks an energetic, versatile professional to coordinate our Media programs and manage our digital assets and archive.
This position is responsible for the smooth production and implementation of CultureHub’s arts+tech programs, our annual festival, research and development residencies, and education programs. Responsibilities include:

• Maintaining organizational and production calendars
• Coordinate with artists, staff, and technicians from pre to post production
• Track and record attendance and online traffic of programs
• Operate front of house for events (some evening/weekend hours required)
• Create and post calls for artistic submissions, organize presentation to curatorial team
• Stay informed of developments in the arts & tech field, seek out new and relevant national and international audiences for CultureHub. Working with staff and marketing, this position may write blog entries, social media updates, etc.

An important duty of this position is to manage CultureHub’s extensive media archive, including managing the archiving of the mainstage season for the La MaMa archive. As such, requirements for this job include:

• Knowledge of media storage and organization practices
• Some post-production video skills, preferably Adobe premiere, a plus
• Strong Mac based computer skills
• Meticulous organization, attention to detail, and ability to track deadlines

CultureHub is a small (4 person), dedicated staff with diverse backgrounds in performance, music, new media, and international collaboration. We seek someone who wants to be a team member, who is passionate about work at the intersection of arts+technology, and who wants to work in a hands-on, multitasking environment.

To apply please email jobs@culturehub.org. Please include cover letter in the body of the email, resume attached as PDF, and 2-3 references. Please put “Media Programs Coordinator: YOUR NAME” as the subject line.

Founded in 2009 by La MaMa and the Seoul Institute of the Arts, CultureHub is an incubator for creativity focused on the intersection of art and technology. Since 2009, CultureHub has held over 200 events and classes involving more than 100 artists from 20 different countries. Our arts education programs, VirtuaLab, Artworkshop, and CoLab serve hundreds of teens, young adults and university level students annually, introducing them to techniques at the vanguard of arts & technology. The organization has a fully equipped telepresence studio to execute distance collaboration and programs. For more information please visit www.culturehub.org



JOB

AV Technical Assistant (Part Time, Hourly)


Deadline:
Tue Oct 22, 2013 13:15

Location:
New York, New York
United States of America

CultureHub, a not-for-profit Art & Technology center founded in partnership by La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club and The Seoul Institute of the Arts, seeks qualified audiovisual technicians who are interested in experimental new media/performance work, and who are eager to learn new streaming and mixed-media techniques. Required skills include:

• Videography: we work with pro and consumer cameras; EX3, HandyCam, Logitec
• Audio – live micing, audio capture, and mixing
• Knowledge of streaming/web based distribution platforms
• Strong trouble shooting and computer skills
• Some still photography may be needed – decent photography skills are a plus
• Post production – pref. Adobe premiere – is a plus
• 10-20 hours a week, ability to work some evenings and weekends is required

While we seek strong time based and live audio/video production skills, we also offer training in streaming/media production. Above all else, we seek someone energetic, inventive, open minded, and eager to try and learn new skills and techniques. $15/hourly starting, potential for growth. To apply please email jobs@culturehub.org. Please include cover letter in the body of the email, resume attached as PDF, and 2-3 references. Please put “AV Technical Assistant: YOUR NAME” as the subject line.

Founded in 2009 by La MaMa and the Seoul Institute of the Arts, CultureHub is an incubator for creativity focused on the intersection of art and technology. Since 2009, CultureHub has held over 200 events and classes involving more than 100 artists from 20 different countries. Our arts education programs, VirtuaLab, Artworkshop, and CoLab serve hundreds of teens, young adults and university level students annually, introducing them to techniques at the vanguard of arts & technology. The organization has a fully equipped telepresence studio to execute distance collaboration and programs. For more information please visit www.culturehub.org


EVENT

Season Kickoff Party / Open Volumetric Lab


Dates:
Mon Sep 30, 2013 19:00 - Mon Sep 30, 2013

Location:
New York, New York
United States of America

Free / RSVP at link below

Join CultureHub’s Volumetric Lab team and a community of artists working across media for our Season Kickoff Party. Learn about our upcoming season of events and resources for new media and analogue artists while getting a first hand look at interactive works created within the 3D & Volumetric worlds. Ellen Pearlman, Nick Fox-Geig, Chris Burke, and Andy McWilliams among other guest speakers will talk about the future of performance and cinema with depth sensing cameras and softwares. Light refreshments will be served.

For more info: www.culturehub.org