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JOB CALL: PRODUCTION DIRECTOR JOB CALL: PRODUCTION DIRECTOR

Calgary’s EMMEDIA Gallery and Production Society is seeking a Production Director.
EMMEDIA is a non-profit arts centre that responds to the needs of the media arts/cultural sector and public, in Alberta and across Canada by providing affordable access to high-quality media arts production tools, education and services. It also maintains public media arts exhibition programs, archives [...]


TAKING, SHARING, AND THE DELUSION OF STABILITY TAKING, SHARING, AND THE DELUSION OF STABILITY

A Few Perspectives on Copyright
Presented by EMMEDIA and Sled Island
Friday, June 26, 2015 @ 3:30PM – 4:30 PM
Theatre Junction Grand (Studio) | 608 – 1 Street SW
FREE

Moderated by Peter Hemminger with panelists Craig Fahner, Heather Kai Smith, Justin Waddell and more

From the rise of mashups to the explosion of media sampling and remix culture in the digital age, issues related to copyright, creative commons and ownership continue to evolve and respond to the realities of circulation, appropriation and privatization. Featuring musicians, visual and new media artists who explore sampling and appropriation in their practices, this panel will illustrate and interrogate the participatory networks that both enable sharing and encourage taking.


THE LONGTIME SUN THE LONGTIME SUN

Curated by Justin Waddell
June 24 – 27, 2015
As part of Sled Island Festival
Various venues

“The Longtime Sun” is a program of works pulled from video-sharing websites, online databases, artists’ videos, and stock footage selected for their recurring, psychedelic, and circular narratives, and shared traits with eastern-inspired philosophies, ambient music, experimental cinema, and noise music.


ANIMOVIES 2015 ANIMOVIES 2015

Curated by Carl Spencer
Date: Thursday, March 12, 2015
Time: 9:15PM
Location: The Studio, Theatre Junction GRAND – 606 1 Street SW
Admission: $15 regular / $10 members

Explore the mad world of offbeat and strange hand drawn animations from the 70s & 80s. We’ll bring the VHS player, you bring the acid wash jeans. (Or maybe just the acid). This program was developed through EMMEDIA’s Homegrown Curatorial Program, as part of the International Festival of Animated Objects.


Noel Bégin Noel Bégin

Metalized Precipitation, Seven Billion Individual Diamonds of Untenable

February 4 – 28, 2015 (Gallery hours: Tues-Sat 12-6PM)
EMMEDIA – 351 11 Ave SW
FREE admission

“Metalized Precipitation, Seven Billion Individual Diamonds of Untenable” is the third in a series of large, multi-projector, installation works. More than a dozen diapositive film slides of locations around Calgary are projected on a large wall, appearing as a strange but plausible diorama.


PARTICLE + WAVE MEDIA ARTS FESTIVAL 2015 PARTICLE + WAVE MEDIA ARTS FESTIVAL 2015

February 4-8, 2015

EMMEDIA is proud to present the 2nd PARTICLE + WAVE Media Arts Festival, a unique 5-day event that will celebrate the critical innovation and creativity present in the media arts community. This festival will showcase an art form that by it’s very nature, is constantly evolving and growing with the integration of everchanging technological processes. Exhibitions, installations and performances by local and national artists will be showcased in Calgary, along with a screening, workshop and artist talks. Join us through February 4-8, 2015 and EMmerse yourself in media art!

Purchase festival passes and tickets here: particlewave2015.eventbrite.ca


INTRO TO ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS6 INTRO TO ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS6

July 25 + 26, 2015 @ 10AM – 4PM
Instructor – Hakan Temuçin

This introduction to Adobe Photoshop CS6 is a two-day hands-on workshop that is designed to provide you with the knowledge that will enable you to become a fast and productive Photoshop user.


INTRO TO VIDEO EDITING: ADOBE PREMIERE CS6 INTRO TO VIDEO EDITING: ADOBE PREMIERE CS6

Sunday July 12, 2015 @ 10AM – 4PM
Instructor – Kyle Whitehead

Introduction to digital video editing with Adobe Premiere Pro CS6.