Application Deadline: January 24th, 2022.
Ed Video is seeking 20 media artists interested in participating in a paid Amateur Radio Certification course. Artists will learn the basics of electronic theory as well as how to communicate with radios to others across town, on the other side of the globe, and/or to the International Space Station. This course is recommended for artists interested in the intersection of art and technology, wireless communication without the internet, and the ability to help out in a natural disaster.
The course will take place January 27-Early April 2022. Classes take place Thursday evenings and Sunday afternoons, and will be recorded for those unable to attend in live time.
ED VIDEO PROVIDES
Paid $50 Amateur Radio Course
Paid $20 Exam
Paid $50 Textbook
$100 for artists who complete the course (can use this to purchase a radio of choice)
Computer (Ed Video has a limited supply of laptops we can provide students if necessary)
Artist bio (100 words max)
Interest in the program (100 words max)
Links to past work
This program is for artists living in Canada.
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