DX Media Lab co-director Matt Garcia has been awarded a Creative Capital Grant. Garcia and fellow K-State faculty member April Bojorquez (collective known s DesertArtLab) have received the prestigious Creative Capital Award to expand their work examining relationships between art, ecology and society specifically dealing with growing dryland zones. The Creative Capital Award is one of the top honors in contemporary art.
More information at the Creative Capital web site.
DX Media Lab co-director Carlos Castellanos is among four artists selected for the K11 Art Foundation x FUSE ISEA2016HK Residency Program, an initiative formed by KAF and Videotage as part of the 22nd International Symposium on Electronic Art (ISEA2016HK). Castellanos will take up residency at the K11 art village, located in Wuhan, China from March to May 2016. All the artists have been invited to create works addressing the themes of ISEA2016HK.
More information at the ISEA 2016 web site.