Digital Fabrication Symposium Exhibition
Deadline for submissions: March 12, 2017
Exhibition dates: April 13 - 22, 2017
Symposium and Exhibition Reception: April 21, 2017
2017 Call for Submissions
The North Texas Digital Fabrication Group (NTDFG) invites submissions for an exhibition at the University of North Texas in conjunction with the 2017 Digital Fabrication Symposium. The exhibition aims to highlight work that explores the intersections of art, science, technology and craft. Any artwork created with the assistance of a digital device will be accepted, including 2D and 3D, installation, interactive and time-based works, AR, VR, and work involving a website or an app. Submissions will be juried by Danielle Avram.
About the Juror
Danielle Avram is a curator and writer based in Dallas, TX. She is currently the Gallery Director at Texas Woman’s University. She was the 2015 Pollock Curatorial Fellow at Southern Methodist University, and the Manager of The Power Station and The Pinnell Collection from 2011 – 2013. From 2008 – 2011, Avram was the Curatorial Assistant for the departments of Photography and Modern and Contemporary Art, at The High Museum of Art in Atlanta, GA. She has an MFA in Visual Art from The School of The Museum of Fine Arts and Tufts University (2006, Boston, MA), and a BA in Art and Performance from the University of Texas at Dallas (2002, Dallas, TX). Her work is primarily focused on photography, new media, and collaborative practices.
The exhibition is open to all artists 18 years of age or older. Each participant may submit up to three pieces for consideration. Entries are due by midnight CST on Sunday, March 12. Selected art should be ready for installation at the time of delivery. No artwork shall be removed from the exhibition before the closing date. Artists whose work requires the use of electronic equipment (DVD players, projectors, computers, etc.) must provide their own equipment.
Artists are responsible for delivery and pick-up of their own artwork. All work needs to be shipped or personally delivered to UNT by April 11. Return shipment or personal pick-ups will be scheduled for April 22. Shipped work must include return delivery label. Please ship to:
UNT College of Visual Arts & Design
1155 Union Circle # 305100
Denton, TX 76203
Contact Alicia Eggert with questions or concerns.
February 10 - Slideroom submissions open
March 12 - Submissions due in Slideroom by midnight CST
March 27 - Accepted artists notified
April 11-13 - Installation
April 14 - Exhibition is open to the public
April 21 - Closing reception, 6-8pm
April 22 - Deinstallation and pick-up or return shipment of artworks