Currents 2012 Santa Fe International New Media Festival June 22 – July 8, 2012

  • Deadline:
    Feb. 1, 2012, 11:55 p.m.
  • Location:
    El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe, 555 Camino de la Familia, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 87501, US

Call for New Media Submissions

Currents 2012, the 3rd annual Santa Fe International New Media Festival will be held in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA – June 22 – July 8, 2012. The Festival explores the role of technology and the diverse applications of New Media in the arts.

This year submission categories include single channel video, video and sound installation, interactive new media, animation, computer/software modulated sculpture, multimedia performance, experimental and interactive documentary video, Digital Dome projection, art gaming and web art.

The Festival will be held in several venues throughout the city: El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe, the Center for Contemporary Arts, the Santa Fe Complex and the Digital Dome facility at the Institute for American Indian Arts. In addition to exhibitions Currents 2012 will offer panel discussions and workshops, and two nights of multimedia performance. Festival events are free to the public.

Travel and Lodging allowances will be awarded to a limited number of installation artists.

Application Deadlines (via online submission or postmarked):
February 1, 2012 (most festival submissions)
March 1, 2012 for Digital Dome Submissions

For info on Currents 2012, to view documentation of previous festivals and to submit work visit: