Fully Funded Residency Plus Stipend with Artist Collective


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URGENT CALL

When: July 25-August 31, 2018
Where: Silicon Valley, California
Honorarium: $1500 plus travel (if needed), food and housing at the Montalvo Arts Center.

Kaimera Productions, an international live arts company, is looking for a Creative Coder to join their team at an upcoming residency in Silicon Valley, California. The focus of the all-inclusive 5-week residency is the development of DATAPRINT, an interactive multimedia installation that invites audiences to examine the impact of their online fingerprint, as well as question the ethics of data privacy. The presentation will be premiered in San Francisco, USA, and Bangalore, India. More information about the project can be found at www.kaimeraproductions.com/dataprint.

Responsibilities:

Creating a 3D simulated ecosystem
Generating a point cloud of people’s faces to be integrated into the ecosystem
Making simple input kiosks to interface with the broader ecosystem
Helping with installation/hardware setup
Providing creative input with the rest of the team

Skills

Required:
Strong knowledge of and a lot of experience with OF or Unity3D
Ability to put together unique primitive-based characters OR 3D-modeling experience
Basic multiplayer networking
Physics-based animations OR rigging/animating
Lighting and visual environment crafting
The ability to learn new things on the spot

Bonus:
Experience with Kinect
Basic web dev
A solid creative practice (read: not looking for a technician)
Installation/hardware experience

Perks Include:

Collaborating with an international team of artists and creatives;
An all inclusive stay at one of the most prestigious arts residencies in the country (includes 5 meals per week prepared by a chef-in-residence);
If successful, this collaboration can serve as a beginning to an ongoing involvement on the DATAPRINT project, being developed with partners in US, France, Portugal, and India.

Please email resume, at least 2 work samples, and short cover letter to info@kaimeraproductions.com.
Position must be filled by July 13th, 2018.
Learn more about Kaimera Productions at www.kaimeraproductions.com.