[NetBehaviour] Call for Nominations: 2015 SIGGRAPH Distinguished Artist Award for Lifetime Achievement in Digital Art

marc garrett marc.garrett at furtherfield.org
Fri Nov 14 15:27:18 CET 2014


Call for Nominations: 2015 SIGGRAPH Distinguished Artist Award for 
Lifetime Achievement in Digital Art

The deadline of December 15 2014 is rapidly approaching. Time to submit 
your nominations for the award through the ACM SIGGRAPH website! Do not 
assume that someone else is nominating your choice for the award - take 
action!

Visit the URL listed below and click on Artist Award Chair. Please 
include as much information about your nominee as possible, including 
web links.

http://www.siggraph.org/participate/awards

Nominations not submitted through the SIGGRAPH website will not be 
considered. Thank you.

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.
not all qualities are required

Nominations
Nominations are due by December 15, 2014 and should include:
• 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 are 
mandatory):

1. The Artist has been contributing internationally to the digital arts 
for more than Twenty (20) years.
2. The Artist has produced important work(s) that is(are) referenced in 
digital art history/theory papers/books.
3. The Artist has established an unexplored area in the field of digital 
art/media art.
4. The Artist has been advancing the use of digital technologies in 
creative expression.
5. The Artist has contributed to the history and/or theory and/or 
practice of digital art through writing and presentations at conferences 
and symposia.

Thanks!

Sue Gollifer
Chair, Distinguished Artist Award for Lifetime Achievement in Digital Art
ACM SIGGRAPH
University of Brighton
Director, ISEA International HQ



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