Proposals invited for ‘Electric Art’ commission (£5k), Manchester – deadline 8 June 2015 CALL FOR ARTISTS: ‘Electric Art’ Manchester Science Festival 2015, in Partnership with Electricity North West, and the University of Salford, Manchester. This new £5,000 commission seeks to help realise a visual art work, developed through the theme of ‘electricity’ for exhibition during the Manchester Science Festival (October 22 – November 1, 2015). The final work will create public debate … Read More

FutureEverything 2015: 26-28 February 2015, Manchester, UK

Image: Cod.Act: Nyloïd FutureEverything – tickets on sale now Warren Ellis / Jer Thorp  / Julia Kaganskiy / Paolo Cirio / Ólafur Arnalds / Ariel Pink / Koreless & Emmanuel Biard: The Well / Cod.Act: Nyloïd / Renzo Spiteri / Gazelle Twin / Deep Hedonia: Unresolved Projects / Metahaven: City Rising / Much more TBA In 2015, FutureEverything celebrates its 20th anniversary. For the last two decades the festival … Read More

Call for entries – Animation15, 8th Annual UK Schools Computer Animation Competition – deadline 15 March 2015

Animation15 – the 8th Annual UK Schools Computer Animation Competition run by the School of Computer Science at The University of Manchester, has launched! It’s open now, for teacher registration, at The competition is open to all UK schoolchildren aged 7-19. Teacher registration is FREE and carries no obligation to submit any entries. All registered teachers will receive FREE … Read More

Call for entries – Culture Hub Art and Technology Festival 2014 – deadline 1 September 2014 CultureHub is seeking works of art that deal with the themes of play, game mechanics, interaction, participation, and presence for our annual festival that takes place November 21-23, 2014. Submissions that implement emerging media and examine technological frameworks in an innovative way are encouraged. Artists working in all mediums and disciplines including visual art, sound, and performance are welcome … Read More