CM-SIGGRAPH Lifetime Achievement in Digital Art – nomination deadline 20 December 2010 The Distinguished Artist Award for Lifetime Achievement in Digital Art Description: The Distinguished Artist Award is awarded annually to an artist who has created a substantial and important body of work that significantly advances aesthetic content in the field of digital art. Nominations: Nominations are due by December 20, 2010, sent to Cynthia Beth Rubin, the Awards chair, and should include: (use form here http://www.siggraph.org/gen-info/contact.php?default=Arts%20Award%20Chair) • Name(s) of the individual(s) being nominated (address and/or phone number and/or email address are also appreciated). • References to websites with the artist’s works and texts when applicable (multiple references are welcome). • Nominator’s name, address, telephone number, fax number, and email address. A statement by the nominator describing the significance of the artist’s contributions according to the following criteria: (not all criteria have to be met) • The Artist has been contributing internationally to the digital arts for more than Twenty (20) years. • The Artist has produced important work(s) that is(are) referenced in digital art history/theory papers/books. • The Artist has established an unexplored area in the field of digital art/media art. • The Artist has been advancing the use of digital technologies in creative expression. • The Artist has contributed to the history and/or theory and/or practice of digital art through writing and presentations at conferences and symposia.