CFP Tuning in to the Neo-Avant-Garde

CFP Tuning in to the Neo-Avant-Garde

Call for Papers
In the years when the neo-avant-garde emerged, radio was a prominent medium, which offered an unexpected forum not just for art criticism but also for artistic practices, especially in the form of the radio play. Moreover, in the wake of the historical avant-garde, the neo-avant-garde has a strong interest in aural media, in the seemingly autonomous power of sound and voice. Therefore, it is not surprising that postwar avant-garde artists and literary writers in particular started experimenting with the radio play, supported by theories from thinkers such as Rudolf Arnheim, Walter Benjamin, and Bertolt Brecht. Still, it is remarkable how widespread the neo-avant-garde affinity with audiophonic art actually is. For innovative artists all across Europe and the rest of the world, the radio play provided a playground to think about…
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Job: Dozierende/r Sound Arts (Bern)

Job: Dozierende/r Sound Arts (Bern)

Jobs
Die Berner Fachhochschule BFH ist eine anwendungsorientierte Hochschule. 30 Bachelor-, 22 Master­studiengänge, fundierte Forschungsdienstleistungen und ein breites Weiterbildungsangebot geben ihr Profil. Praxisnah, interdisziplinär und in einem internationalen Kontext. Die Hochschule der Künste Bern (HKB) vereint eine Vielzahl von künstlerischen Disziplinen unter einem Dach und entwickelt spartenübergreifende Perspektiven in Lehre und Forschung. Das Angebot umfasst Studiengänge und Weiterbildungen in den Bereichen Gestaltung und Kunst, Konservierung und Restau­rierung, Musik, Oper, Theater und Literatur sowie das Y Institut. Per 1. August 2018 suchen wir für den Bereich Sound Arts eine/n Dozierende/n Sound Arts mit Leitungsanteil 60-80% Ihre Aufgaben Sie unterrichten Studierende des Bachelor Sound Arts in musikalischer Gestaltung. Damit sind Themen­gebiete gemeint wie Klangsynthese und -bearbeitung, Interfacetechnologien und interaktive Steuer­ungen, aber auch allgemeine Medientechnologie, Hörtraining und Musikanalyse. Diese Gebiete lehren Sie vor dem Hintergrund…
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CfC: Sound Studies: Art, Experience, Politics (University of Cambridge)

Call for Papers
Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Cambridge “Sound Studies: Art, Experience, Politics” July 8-10th 2015 – University of Cambridge Deadline: March 15th 2015 Sound Studies: Art, Experience, Politics is a three-day conference featuring leading researchers and artists in the field. The conference will include presentations by leading academics, as well as a sound art installation by an artist in residence, and an evening Sound Art and Criticism Salon. The conceptual foundations of this conference are that sound is a vast assemblage of multisensory experiences and multivalent conceptualisations, and that sound is at once embodied, social and political. Sound Studies: Art, Experience, Politics invites researchers to consider not only the relationship between sound and broader sensory perception but also the social, political and economic implications…
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Tagung: Supersonix Conference 2012 (SLSA Europe)

Tagungen
Supersonix Conference, London, 21.–23. Juni 2012 Society of Literature, Science and the Arts Europe, Exhibition Road Cultural Group London. A partnership with the Society for Literature, Science and the Arts Europe, the Supersonix conference will bring together 300 artists, scientists and practitioners in the field of sonic art and science. (mehr …)
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