CAMS Blog Archive

Special Screening of Steve James’ “The Interrupters”

Special Screening of Steve James’ “The Interrupters”
Research professor and director of the Center for Advanced Media Studies Bernadette Wegenstein, MICA Film & Video Chair Patrick Wright, and Jed Dietz, director of the Maryland Film Festival are co-hosting a screening of Steve James' highly acclaimed film The Interrupters and a panel discussion hosted by State Attorney Gregg Bernstein.

Special Artist Talk May 2 at the BMA Auditorium

In conjunction with a grass roots project, Baltimore Open Walls, organized to support art and activism in the Station North area, the BMA is hosting a conversation between distinguished American artist Martha Rosler and arts journalist Tyler Green.

Lecture by Dr. Lucy Nusseibeh

The Humanities Center and the Center for Advanced Media Studies are proud to announce a lecture by Dr. Lucy Nusseibeh, "Grappling with the Future: the Need to Demilitarise our Minds," at 4 p.m. April 12 in the Humanities Seminar Room.

Guest Artist Miwa Matreyek

Miwa Matreyek is an internationally recognized animator, designer, and multimedia artist based in Los Angeles. Miwa will conduct a master class in the DMC March 12-14 and will perform her work at Baltimore Theatre Project March 16-18.

Digital Capital Symposium

In Spring 2012, CAMS is hosting the conference Digital Capital Symposium with Sean Cubitt (University of Melbourne), Wendy Chun (Brown University), Trebor Scholz (The New School), Ron Schneier (, and Peter Goodrich (Cardozo Law School), as well as a media art project TBA.

Spaces of Media

Exploring the “Spaces of Media,” the International Summer School for Media Studies—a co-operation between the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar (Internationales Kolleg für Kulturtechnikforschung und Medienphilo­sophie, IKKM) and Princeton University (Department of German)—will be held in the United States for the first time.

First Media-Artists-In Residence

In the spring of 2013, Raqs Media Collective will join us as first media-artists-in residence for 4-5 weeks. The BMA will host an exhibit of their work during that time.

2011-2012 Fellows

Congratulations to the 2011-2012 CAMS fellows, Amrita Ibrahim, Angelika Rothhardt, and Johannes Schade.