Archive for April 14th, 2016

Exhibition Opportunity: Travel Shorts

Travel Shorts

A Moving Image Festival

As part of the 73rd annual Southeastern College Art Conference (SECAC)

Calling for video, animation, motion graphic works that in some way deals with the theme of travel. Works are to be no longer than 10 minutes and may include sound. The moving image festival will be exhibited on the bus ride between Roanoke and Blacksburg VA, during the SECAC Conference to attend the keynote address by Lynn Hershman Leeson, at the Moss Arts Center’s theater in Blacksburg on Oct 21, 2016.

HOW TO ENTER

Email a vimeo or youtube link to simpat@vt.edu using TRAVEL SHORTS as subject.

Submit entries prior to 11:59 PM EDT August 31, 2016
Entry is free
Up to three entries per person is permitted.
Late entries will not be reviewed.
On acceptance uncompressed files will be called for via WeTransfer (a free transfer service up to 2 GB)

National Video Game Museum now open in Frisco, TX

 

Photographer: Kena Sosa

Photographer: Kena Sosa

The National Video Game Museum is open as of April 4th.  The museum is located at 8004 North Dallas Parkway, Ste. 300 in Frisco. Admission is $12 for ages 13-65; $10 for children ages 4-12 and teachers, military and seniors. Admission includes four tokens to use in the arcade. More tokens are available for purchase. Children ages 3 and under are free. Parking is free at the Frisco Discovery Center. The museum is closed Mondays but can be visited Tuesdays through Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sundays from 12 to 5 p.m. Tarleton Digital Media Studies will be soon developing programming around visits to the museum, but you should check it out beforehand if you want.  Here is the website.