Friday, September 27, 2013

Art & Algorithms fest a digital feast for the eyes

Florida Today - The mayor of Titusville and the president of its Chamber of Commerce see the future, and it is digital. And artistic.

Art & Algorithms, a festival of the digital arts organized by Greater Titusville Renaissance, the Titusville Area Chamber of Commerce and Brevard Cultural Alliance, among others, will take place Oct. 4 through 13. It will include most things artistic and digital...read more.

Saturday, September 14, 2013

Rural Arts Education and the Digital Divide

Rose Haywood @ Business 2 Community - Broadband Internet access might not seem like an issue for the 70% of Americans who have it. But for those who don’t, the digital divide is real – and it’s a real problem. 

It’s a problem that disproportionately affects people living in rural areas. According to a 2013 White House report, only 58% of rural residents in the U.S. have broadband Internet access at home. That’s compared to 72% of urban residents. In total, over 100 million U.S. homes lack broadband access.  Read more.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Digital arts in Wales: now is the time for investing and experimenting

Guardian UK - Most of us are happy with the concept that change for change's sake isn't necessarily a good idea. Our reasons for instigating change have to come from some sort of prompt; whether as a result of research or feedback, there has to be a trigger for action, or some form of inspiration that drives the need for change.  Read more.

Friday, September 6, 2013

Art League to host digital art workshop

The Island Now (New York) - The Art League of Long Island will be hosting a digital art experience on Sept. 20, featuring an interactive digital art workshop and a demonstration of digital sculpting. Visitors will also be able to view a graphic art exhibit of up and coming young digital artists in the Art League’s Strolling Gallery.  Read more.