[imi] is a research project that examines the role creative innovation plays in the context of interactive media entertainment and to explore how successful companies in this space derive and exploit creative inspiration.
Interactive Media Innovation [imi] are looking for artists for paid placements in a range of interactive media companies in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. The [imi] Artist Placements are opportunities for selected artists to spend up to 8 weeks working in one of [imi]s Industry Partner Interactive Media companies where they may contribute to the development of ideas, observe processes, or develop partnerships, prototypes or pitches for future projects.
Applications close 31 October. Placement would take place between December 2012 and May 2013.
The [imi] Artist Workshops are single days, one in each city, where artists and interactive entertainment company representatives will meet and engage in professional development and creative play. These day-long sessions combine dissemination of information about arts and interactive entertainment to all participants, with exercises for brainstorming innovative, original interactive ideas.
Limited spaces are available for the [imi] Artist Workshops held in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane.
Sydney: Friday November 30th 2012
Brisbane: Monday December 3rd 2012
Melbourne: Wednesday December 5th 2012
[imi] ~ interactive media innovation ~ is funded by the Australian Research Council and the Australia Council for the Arts.