The Aomori Contemporary Art Centre (ACAC), Aomori Public University opened in December 2001 as an artistic institution centered on an ‘Artist in Residence’ (AIR) programme. ACAC invites to its facility artists who play an active part in the field of contemporary art. During the residency period, they hold an exhibition and various exchange programmes to contribute to the creative life. Through creative activities, presentations, workshops, and lectures by the artist, the aim of the programme is to help the audience gain a deeper understanding of art and to promote international exchange. Deadline: 12 May 2017.
Phileas is an independent philanthropic organisation based in Vienna that raises private funding to support ambitious projects within the field of contemporary art. Phileas works together with artists, museums and Biennials to enable the production, exhibition and acquisition of art for public institutions. A particular focus lies on the commission and production of exhibitions by Austrian artists abroad, and by international artists in Austria. Recently, Phileas has established collaborations with many of the world’s leading Biennales, in order to encourage and support the participation of Austrian and Austrian-based artists. Phileas also organises and funds research trips for international curators and critics to Austrian museums, galleries and artists’ studios. Deadline: 26 June 2017.
To increase sustainable networking and international promotion of German contemporary dance, the NATIONALES PERFORMANCE NETZ (NPN) has two support models: the NPN Coproduction Fund for Dance and the NPN International Guest Performance Fund for Dance. Second deadline for 2017: 15 April.
Interkunst e.V. is looking for performers – soloists or duos, age between 18 and 30, who are involved in theatre, dance, music, circus (no aerial acts), x-sport etc. They want to create an international ensemble of 15 talented and creative people who are open for new experiences. They want to reach out a young audience and explore different aspects of violence, racism and islamophobia. Deadline: 31 May 2017.
The piece to be reviewed in this call is the taloaskea, a rectangular dish used by Basque shepherds to take the stew.This call is opened to any person or legal entity of any age (students, professionals or collectives) in the design field (industrial and product design, architecture, engineering, fine arts, etc.) from any country. Participation in the competition is free. Deadline: 5 May 2017.
TATOU mdt is an artistic company based in Athens, Greece. They produce and create dance, theatre and music performances. They are currently seeking for a touring manager to promote our new work, a dance / video art performance, in Performance and Dance Festivals all over the world. Deadline: 5 April 2017.
The Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros (CPPC) and Independent Curators International (ICI) announce The 2017 Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Travel Award for Central America and the Caribbean. In its fifth edition, the curatorial research award will support a contemporary art curator based anywhere in the world to travel to Central America and the Caribbean to conduct research about art and cultural activities in the region. Deadline: 30 April 2017.
The Mazzola brothers, who run the CO.ME.L. company of Latina (Italy), have announced the call of the sixth edition of the International ‘COMEL Award Vanna Migliorin - Contemporary Art’. The Award wants to draw attention to the expressive, aesthetic, communicative and constructive possibilities of aluminum. Participation in the competition is free and open to all artists, 18 years of age and older, that operate in any of the European countries, and use aluminum as the main and significant medium for the realization of the work to be submitted. Deadline: 15 June 2017.
The project, A manual on work and happiness, will be launched during Pergine Spettacolo Aperto Performing Arts Festival with the International Seminar on Work and Happiness, in July 2017, where experts will be invited to present their research and the audience will be able to participate in the discussion on the topics: happiness, work, laziness, creativity. This call for workshop / call for lazyshop is an opportunity for artists, cultural practitioners and researchers from any artistic field, to conceive and design training or research activities or test new creative methodologies in relation to the topics. Deadline: 16 April 2017.
This fund is exclusively for East African nationals and residents looking to travel to either Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda or Ethiopia (18-35 years old). The Mobility East Africa grant programme accepts applications all year round. You can apply at any time but grant review can take up to 3 months.
This is a call for artists (below 40 years old) from any country and nationality (excepted Spanish) who do not live in Spain and wish to make a residency in the region of Bidasoa (Irun, Hendaia and Hondarribia), located between the Basque country French and Spain. All artistic disciplines are accepted (visual arts, audiovisual, scenic, music, design, etc.). Deadline: 28 April 2017.
Vous êtes un/e artiste, une structure culturelle, ou un/e professionnel/le, la plateforme Tour Manager est faite pour vous ! Chaque année, ce sont près de 300 dossiers proposés aux Alliances françaises de Chine. Elles en sélectionnent entre 60 et 70, qui sont autant d’occasions pour les artistes de partager des moments inoubliables, ici en Chine. Date limite: 15 mai 2017.
Billions of dollars have been raised through crowdfunding. Yet, the cultural and creative sectors haven’t caught up to use this new funding tool to its full potential. How can European policy and public authorities help to facilitate crowdfunding for creatives and cultural organisations? To answer that, Crowdfunding4Culture - an initiative by the European Commission - invites the public to vote and comment on 23 proposed policy actions. The public consultation is open until 24 March and runs on Europe’s leading collaborative decision-making platform Discuto.io.
The organisers invite proposals about work that engages with topics of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation/expression, religion, nationality, and immigration status from a variety of perspectives.They welcome a wide range of photo- and image-based approaches, including documentary photography, conceptual documentary, archival images, curated or aggregated projects, social practice, video art, interactive media, and projects that use photography and/or associated metadata as the basis for information art. Projects may be contemporary, or include historical material. Deadline: 14 April 2017.
The post holder will be working on and delivering the Live Skills project for the approximately next 3 years, from May 2017 to January 2020. The post is part of the EU Arts Regional Team and will report to the Head of Cultural Skills EU. Deadline: 27 March 2017.
Dubai-based contemporary art organisation Tashkeel seeks a deputy director to further the organisation’s mission of facilitating art and design practice, creative experimentation and cross-cultural dialogue. Deadline: 15 April 2017.
Un poste de Responsable du Pôle résidences est à pourvoir en contrat à durée indéterminée au sein du Département Développement et Partenariats à compter du 1er avril 2017. Sous l’autorité de la directrice du département du Développement et des Partenariats, le/la candidat(e) retenu(e) sera chargé (e) de la mise en œuvre de la politique de l’Institut français dans le domaine des résidences. Date limite: 28 mars 2017.
PACT is launching 1/2/8 a new, central and long-term research and development format with a special focus on the connection between knowledge and actions. The format offers substantial time and space for practices of cooperation between people, objects, space, technology and experimentation. To take an in-depth look at these questions, the organisers are inviting artists, scientists, journalists and experts from other varied fields of knowledge, to work in their studios in May 2017 and enter into dialogue and experiments with one another during symposia, idea labs, talks, lectures, workshops and public gatherings and presentations. Deadline: 27 March 2017.
Are you an R&D ICT-Project coordinator or partner? Apply now and have the chance of hosting an Artistic Residency to boost your open innovation and the dissemination of your technology! Deadline: 10 April 2017.
Border Crossings is currently seeking a committed and dynamic Arts and Heritage Education professional to work alongside the Associate Director in developing a community based heritage project around the 2017 ORIGINS Festival. This project will focus on the heritage of relationships between Britain and the indigenous cultures of America, shown through key museum collections. Deadline: 5 April 2017.
The Summer Academy provides a unique opportunity to devote themselves exclusively to reflecting on and producing art. Participants reassess their own roles as artists/curators/writers and the social function of their art production, also exploring possibilities for opening up new ways of bringing their work to public notice. This helps to form new networks, which often last a lifetime, and which are of immeasurable importance in the art world of today. Deadline: 3 April 2017.
The Braunschweig University of Art is an internationally orientated art university with the right to grant doctorates and the right of habilitation. With 1000 students in Fine Arts, Performing Arts, Art Education, Design, Aesthetics & Art History and Media Studies, the Braunschweig University of Art is one of the largest art academies in Germany. There are currently: three "Braunschweig PROJECTS" Scholarships for artists in Sound Art and five "Braunschweig PROJECTS" Scholarships for artists in Fine Art. Deadline: 12 April 2017.
K.A.I.R. – Košice Artist in Residence with the support of Goethe – Institut in Slovakia invites artists based in Germany to apply for three-month residency in Košice, Slovakia. The organisers welcome applications from the artists, curators, and researchers working on the topics of privacy, hacking, security, cyber ethics, policy, metadata, data analysis, social media interaction, and flow of the information. Deadline: 31 March 2017.
Under the artistic direction of renowned French interdisciplinary artist Christian Rizzo, the 2018 NTT-TIFA Program Series will offer unique content and showcase exceptional works by artists from Taiwan and abroad. With the main theme of “CONNECTION”, the 2018 NTT-TIFA will focus on the dialogue, communication and conflicts among diverse artistic fields (e.g. Performing Arts, Visual Arts and New Media), industries (e.g. Manufacturing and Digital Technology) and the sciences (e.g. Astronomy, Physics and Biology) to encourage innovative experiments and collaboration. Deadline: 15 April 2017.
Australian and International Artists from various fields - visual art, installation, multimedia, performance, literature, music, photography, film making, curating - are invited to submit entries for the BigCi Environmental Awards 2017. Deadline: 1 April 2017.
Curatorial Intensive South Asia (CISA), invites applications for a new fellowship for young curators from South Asia. The program aims to develop a diversity of perspectives on the medium of the exhibition and to provide both a structured and an experimental inquiry into the possibilities of curatorial practice today. CISA wishes to support creative thinking by building an institutional infrastructure for making and exhibiting Contemporary Art. Applicants can come from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, India, Iran, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. Deadline: 1 April 2017.
Asia Art Archive (AAA) and the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art (PMC) are delighted to announce a new research award connected with the collaborative London, Asia project. The award will be granted to one successful applicant to facilitate research on the ‘Institutions and Institutional Histories’ strand of the London, Asia project. The successful grant holder is expected to visit both AAA (Hong Kong) & the PMC (London) to engage with the staff and research communities at both institutions. Deadline: 18 April 2017.
ARKIPEL – Jakarta International Documentary and Experimental Film Festival was initiated by Forum Lenteng to read a global phenomenon in social, political, economic and culture contexts through cinema. Of cinema, it is expected to capture the global society phenomenon, both in terms of aesthetic and socio-political context through the language of documentary and experimental filmmaking. Curators/film programmers below 30 years old based in Asian countries and from one Asian country can apply. Deadline: 20 April 2017.
Aarhus Center for Visual Art (Aarhus Billedkunstcenter, AaBKC) invites international visual artists to apply to AaBKC Residency’s Fall 2017 program. The aim of AaBKC Residency is to introduce international artists and curators to the visual arts scene in Aarhus, Denmark - the second largest city in Denmark and designated European Capital of Culture 2017. Deadline: 17 April 2017.
This programme is devoted to the performing arts and is directed both to live performance artists (of all disciplines) and to visual artists who wish to create for the stage. Indeed, collaborations between performing artists and visual artists are encouraged. It concerns hybrid performances with a predominant visual arts dimension, scheduled to be premiered between January and December 2018. Deadline: 1 July 2017.
Arterial Network requires a suitably skilled and experienced person to head the Continental secretariat of Arterial Network in Abidjan. The Secretary-General is responsible for driving the strategic vision of the Network, implementing the decisions of the Steering Committee and managing the Network on a day-to-day basis. Deadline: 5 April 2017.
This open call is intended to students, curators, educators, artists, cultural workers, ICT’s experts, thinkers, hackers, social scientists, engineers, writers, storytellers, game designers, coders... The project will deal with the following issues, always related to migration : ecology, energy, multicultural community, human rights, health, integration, nutrition and food. The project can take one of the following forms : installation, interactive experience / new media (augmented reality / 360 ° video / transmedia), game, edition. Deadline: 15 May 2017.
Risk Change is a project that explores the socio-political preassures that are conditioned by the movement of the population, changing of residence, migration, exile, etc, through interdisciplinary and intercultural approaches. During 2017 the focus will be on the humanistic consideration of the current social and political issues through the intermedia art practices. The public invitation refers to three solo exhibitions that would be realized in one of the exhibition spaces of the Museum of Contemporary Art of Vojvodina during the year 2017. Deadline: 15 April 2017.
The call is open to representatives of the cultural and creative sectors (professional organisations, cultural institutions, non-governmental organisations, European networks, foundations, private organisations, etc.) with relevant expertise on the topic “Skills, training and knowledge transfer: traditional and emerging heritage”, who would like to contribute to discussions with the European Commission. Organisations applying must be from one of the 28 EU Member States. Deadline (extended): 20 March 2017.
The Call for Fellows invites applicants to submit a research proposal with a unique perspective and specific methodology to address pressing contemporary questions in which architecture, design and digital culture play a part. This fellowship is also an opportunity to interact with and challenge the ongoing activities of the institute, amidst the wider context of the debate on the role of institutions. Deadline: 16 April 2017.
Julie’s Bicycle’s vision is a creative community powering action on climate change. Four positions are now available at JB: Programme Manager, Communications Manager, Environmental Sustainability Coordinator and Finance manager. Deadline: 3 April 2017.
The »WimmelResearch-Fellowship« addresses artists coming from the disciplines of architecture, visual arts, performing arts, sound, design, literature and time-based media, who have a serious interest in interdisciplinary exchange. The purpose of the fellowship is to support encounters as well as interdisciplinary exchange in the context of science, economy and art. The collaboration’s aim is not the production of a specific artistic work, but the encounter and the process of intercommunication itself. Deadline: 30 March 2017.
The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea (MMCA) hosts an international research program for the museum professionals including curators, conservators and educators. This program was initiated as a part of the Cultural Partnership Initiative (CPI) Project supported by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Korea. Participants of this programme have been mainly curators of contemporary art museums from all over the world. Citizen of the following regions can apply: Asia, Africa, Middle East, Eastern Europe, Central and South America. Deadline: 15 April 2017.
Under the authority of the Chief of the Section for the Diversity of Cultural Expressions, and the supervision of the Chief of Unit of Policy and Research, the incumbent will be responsible for the coordination and management of the Extra -budgetary “UNESCO -Aschberg programme to promote the mobility of artists and cultural professionals (2005 Convention)”. Deadline: 22 March 2017.
Vous êtes poète, écrivain, musicien, chorégraphe, plasticien, vidéaste, réalisateur, photographe… et voulez vivre une expérience extraordinaire d’environ trois mois de création dans les Terres australes et antarctiques françaises entre décembre 2017 et avril 2018 ; vous ne craignez pas l’éloignement (les îles australes françaises sont à plusieurs jours de mer de l’île de La Réunion), ni l’absence de liaison internet ou de téléphone portable et vous êtes en bonne santé physique. Alors candidatez avant le 31 mai 2017!
The Akademie Director shall represent the former judicially and extra-judicially. He/she shall manage the affairs of the Akademie within the framework of the foundation's objective. His/her remit includes artistic direction as regards the administration of the Akademie. Deadline: 28 April 2017.
The organisers invite artists, curators, researchers, journalists, activists and animators interested in urban scene to create a new project in Wrocław. Key words for this open call are: urban identity and community, ecology and green philosophy, cultural and civic education, self-organisation and collectivism, public space and innovative solutions for cities, activism, guerilla initiatives, design and new technologies and, above all, artistic and cultural practices in contemporary urban environment. Eligible cities are: Breda (the Netherlands), Lille and Poitiers (Department of La Vienne/France), Dresden and Wiesbaden (Germany), Grodno (Belarus), Hradec Kralove (Czech Republic), Kaunas and Vilnius (Lithuania), Lviv (Ukraine) and Ramat Gan (Israel). Deadline: 28 April 2017.
CEC ArtsLink announces a new residency opportunity for artists and curators from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan. This new programme will encourage artists and curators to conduct research, create new work, collaborate with the local arts community, and create special projects in partnership with local arts organisations in 10 eligible countries. The two-six week residency will be especially tailored to further visiting artists/curators’ understanding of the local communities. Deadline: 21 March 2017.
Art Dubai is looking for an Exhibitions Coordinator to join its growing and dynamic team, located in Dubai, UAE. The role involves working alongside the International Director, plus additional exhibitions projects which come up year round. Art Dubai typically hosts 90+ galleries each year across Contemporary with galleries present tightly curated solo or group shows and Modern which presents museum-quality works by masters from the Middle-East, South Asia and Africa. Deadline: 15 March 2017.
Within the framework of Creative Tracks, the Roberto Cimetta Fund (RCF) is launching an open call for travel grants. Individual cultural entrepreneurs living and working in the Euro-MENA geographical zone can apply for travel grants to destinations all over the world. Priority is given to cultural entrepreneurs living and working in the MENA region or the Arab and Middle Eastern diasporas. Deadline: 7 April 2017.
The Prince Claus Fund’s Ticket Fund supports the cross-cultural exchange of artists and cultural practitioners by covering travel costs, in particular for artists and cultural practitioners living in Latin America, Asia, Africa, the Caribbean, non-EU Balkans and non-EU Eastern Europe who wish to travel within these areas.
Can art and culture advance the transition to a sustainable, future-proof society? Can ecological concerns be incorporated into artistic practice and cultural concepts? This new residency comprises six weeks on the Isle of Vilm near Rügen and is aimed at artists working in the fine arts, including performance art, installations, photography, literature and music. Deadline: 17 March 2017.
Future for Religious Heritage (FRH) brings together people and organisations who want to save and protect Europe’s religious heritage. FRH is a not-for-profit association and is non-religious. With members in the NGO and business sector, universities, religious organisations and local and national governments, FRH provides a European-wide platform for cooperation, exchange of ideas and knowledge. FRH is currently hiring (communication + internship). Deadline: 19 March 2017.
The LONGSTAY Program 2017 is now open for applications from foreign artists of all disciplines. The theme of this year’s program is ‘TOUR’. Your project plan shall relate directly to Matsudo City’s tangible place in time and space, and that takes advantage of the resources of the local area. There are no limitations placed upon the style or form of artistic output created during the program. Deadline: 31 March 2017.
The successful applicant will have the opportunity to come and research, develop and produce work for 3 months in the dedicated artist’s studio in a spectacular setting overlooking The Sound of Sleat, the place which so inspired Schueler as an artist.The Scholarship is open to international artists (including Scottish and UK) working to the highest level of contemporary professional practice in a visual medium and with a particular interest in landscape and the environment. Deadline: 3 April 2017.
The IFCD supports projects that are consistent with the overall objective of the IFCD and cover the following areas of intervention that lead to structural change: the introduction and/or elaboration of policies and strategies that have a direct effect on the creation, production, distribution of and access to a diversity of cultural expressions and the reinforcement of corresponding institutional infrastructures. Deadline: 14 April 2017.
The organisers believe that the stakeholders from the culture and creative sectors – artists, cultural and creative entrepreneurs and companies, public institutions, other professionals as well as researchers – are essential actors in shaping a better society. Thus, the NICE Award 2017 invites individuals, teams and organizations from the cultural and creative sectors to propose surprising and experimental solutions for helping shape an inclusive society in this high speed world of digital and global disruption. Deadline: 30 April 2017.
Vermont Studio Center’s Displaced Artists Fund exists to assist visual artists and writers displaced due to natural disasters, climate change, or political turmoil or threat by providing residencies in a safe and supportive community of creative peers. Applications on a rolling basis.
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In its 23 years history, ARCUS Project has invited 97 artists from 31 countries / regions, and supported their artistic projects and researches during the residence. A number of previous resident artists are now known as cutting-edge artists in the international art scene. The applicant has to be an emerging artist engaged in contemporary visual arts or other related fields and be interested in the process of activities. Deadline: 20 April 2017.
Celebrating 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games, Arts Council Korea is pleased to announce an open call for young emerging artists around the world to participate International Residency Deep in the Mountains. It is an international performing (music/dance) & visual arts residency program certified by PyeongChang Culture Olympic Games is organized as a part of nurturing culture projects. Deadline: 31 March 2017.
Professional visual artists, designers and architects are eligible to apply for a residency of two or three months duration in 2018. Curators are eligible to apply for a one month residence in 2018. NKD is located just north of Sognefjorden, on the westcoast of Norway. It lies in a rather remote area, literally in the middle of nature. Deadline: 15 March 2017.
Curated Place with SPECTRA Festival in partnership with MIRIAD at the Manchester School of Art (UK), I/O Lab in Stavanger (Norway), and Fondazione Mondo Digitale in Rome (Italy), are offering artists the opportunity to participate in a new programme and network producing and promoting light and sound artworks – exploring the meeting point of art, technology and design. The residencies are squarely focused on completing production for exhibition outside of traditional art spaces and developing the skills and networks of all involved. Deadline: 1 April 2017.
The Roberto Cimetta Fund and the Valletta 2018 Foundation relaunch a call for application to foster mobility in the Euro-Mediterranean region. The aim of the travel must show potential impact on the arts sector in a concrete, localised context. Deadline: 31 March 2017.
Leeds 2023 is seeking artistically adventurous, high quality and ambitious ideas and projects for its bid to become European Capital of Culture. The organisers want to hear from artists, makers, companies, curators, organisations, charities, communities and individuals about programmes, art work, events and exhibitions that could contribute to 365 days of European Capital of Culture programme in Leeds in 2023. Ideas do not need to come from to artists and organisations working in the cultural sector. Deadline for the expression of interests: 28 March 2017.
The Fund is designed with applications from UK organisations in mind, but any organisation is eligible to apply. Grants are available to applicants working with local partners in one or more of the Fund’s target countries: Afghanistan, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Iraq, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey and Yemen. Deadlines for the large grants (expression of interest): 31 March 2017 and for the small grants: 21 April, 21 July 2017 and 20 October 2017.
La Représentation en France de la Commission européenne lance un appel à propositions visant à identifier et soutenir des projets qui accompagnent et amplifient la communication institutionnelle sur l’Europe en France. Date limite: 27 mars 2017.
The Music In Africa Foundation has the perfect opportunity for a candidate who wants to make a difference in the African music sector by using his/her acumen to research, develop and coordinate exciting projects across the continent. The Music In Africa Foundation is looking for a Project Officer. Deadline: 15 March 2017.
Each day of this unique free international training in English will be full and involve a hands-on laboratory open to everyone who has an interest working outside the fixed hierarchies of culture through experimentation and discovery-based learning. To be eligible, creative Practitioners should live in or around Kaunas, Lithuania OR be invited from Limerick, Ireland; Plovdiv, Bulgaria; Pafos, Cyprus or Greece. Deadline: 10 March 2017.
Malta is currently facing an extraordinary cultural renaissance that is strongly contributing to place its name at the centre of the international map. The Interartive magazine invites scholars, critics, curators and artists to participate in this special call. Deadline: 30 April 2017.
The organisers are looking for an independent and responsible cultural organisation, collective or individuals with an interest in social issues, feminism and post-colonial themes. A focus on the contemporary culture of Ukraine, Vietnam and Indonesia is an advantage. Institutional history is welcome but not a condition. Deadline: 15 May 2017.
This call is directed at experienced practitioners in sound art and experimental computer music, for whom algorithmic and computational strategies represent a central element in their work. Applicants should be able to demonstrate this through their past work. They are capable and interested in exposing and reflecting their process and work through writing, discussion and other forms of discourse. During the project, they are expected to either engage with software frameworks that the project team has developed, or with software they have developed in open source environments. Deadline: 16 April 2017.
Tfanen - Tunisie Créative est un programme d'appui au renforcement du secteur culturel, financé par l’Union européenne en partenariat avec le réseau EUNIC (Instituts Culturels Nationaux de l'Union Européenne) et mis en œuvre par le British Council. Un premier appel à projets doté d’une enveloppe de 600.000 euros est aujourd’hui lancé dans le cadre du "Fonds d'engagement culturel local en Tunisie". Date limite: 10 mars 2017.
FRIDAY ISLAND is a series of events taking place in Luxembourg, which promotes an exchange between artists as well as a public dialogue on a given topic. FRIDAY ISLAND is looking for artists (from Luxembourg and abroad) working in any medium (performing arts, fine arts, video/film, literature, etc.) for its next event, May 12th, 2017 – Theme: POWER. Deadline: 3 April 2017.
This call is open to organisations working in the field of cultural heritage and culture more broadly, who would like to play a role in the 2018 European Year of Cultural Heritage and are willing to share their expertise and ideas in a dialogue with the European Commission. Deadline (extended): 24 February 2017.
Supported by the City of Brussels, NUIT BLANCHE highlights every first Saturday in October dozens of sites across the capital as it presents a variety of contemporary artistic creations at night. Cultural venues, shop windows, school playgrounds, car parks, churches, stations, fountains, streets and squares are all potential locations.With this 15th edition, NUIT BLANCHE intends once again to explore a theme which is closely linked to the district in question. The theme this time will be "POWER GAMES". Deadline: 19 March 2017.
The International Residency Program is aimed at ceramic artists and photographers to develop their work in the school facilities, where they will be provided with professional studies in Ceramics, Graphic Design and Photography. Through this project the organisers offer artists the opportunity to make work in an art school, housed in a city which has been recognized for centuries due to its distinctive style of ceramics. Deadline: 30 April 2017.
To honor the memory of its member Emanuele Carboni, actor and playwright who died prematurely in June 2016 at the age of 36, the cultural association Music Theatre International (M.Th.I.), in collaboration with FUIS, IGEA association, MTM Lydia Biondi association and with the patronage of the City of Tivoli, announces the first edition of the “Emanuele Carboni Award - theater of the mystery and noir". The award, which aims to enhancing the young Italian dramaturgy, is open to young Italian authors (resident in Italy or abroad) interested in writing text for theatre and who have not yet turned 36 years at the expiry date of the notice. Deadline: 30 June 2017.
The competition is open to a wide range of emerging performative actions, including: Performances, sound and new media arts, text-based performances, lecture performances, multimedia storytelling, choreographic practices, relational and workshop-based projects, and other projects questioning the idea of performativity beyond the body. Deadline: 31 March 2017.
The call is open to representatives of the cultural and creative sectors (professional organisations, cultural institutions, non-governmental organisations, European networks, foundations, private organisations, etc.) with relevant expertise on the topic “Skills, training and knowledge transfer: traditional and emerging heritage”, who would like to contribute to discussions with the European Commission. Organisations applying must be from one of the 28 EU Member States. Deadline: 14 March 2017.
Do you want to develop a project that combines arts, science and technology? Do you want to integrate a dynamic focused on innovation in a project based on cross-border and cross-sectoral collaboration? IMPACT LAB opens its doors. Projects must be based on a proposal for technological development within the framework of an artistic work. The projects can be of different nature: choreographic, theatrical, plastic, musical, installation, scenography, etc. Deadline: 31 March 2017.
Glasgow International is looking for a dynamic and exceptional Director. They are seeking a visionary and internationally respected Director who will lead the festival in 2018 and 2020, with a view to curating the festival in 2022. This unique role marries directorial vision with curatorial practice in a city with an vibrant artistic community. Deadline: 3 March 2017.
Le Centre culturel suisse de Paris est la première antenne que la Fondation a ouverte à l’étranger. Le centre, qui a fêté son 30e anniversaire en 2015, est situé dans le quartier du Marais. Il a pour vocation de faire connaître à Paris et dans les réseaux culturels français une création contemporaine helvétique ouverte sur le monde et de promouvoir les liens entre les scènes artistiques suisses et françaises. Sa programmation est axée sur la création contemporaine suisse et en reflète la diversité. Le poste de direction est ouvert. Date limite: 24 mars 2017.
For the second edition of the GCLP, the Cultural Diplomacy Platform is looking specifically for applications from outstanding cultural managers from the ten Strategic Partners of the EU (three participants from each of these ten countries: Brazil, Canada, China, Japan, India, Mexico, Russia, South Africa, South Korea and the USA), as well as from the 28 European Union Member States (ten participants, each from a different EU countries). Deadline: 25 March 2017.
The focus of the Arab Documentary Photography Program is to support compelling non-stereotypical and unconventional visual documentation of important social issues and narratives relevant to the Arab region. In recognition of the image’s power to document, educate and advocate, the ADPP will also explore ways by which such a body of work can reach out to wider audiences and engage with them in compelling and impactful ways. Photographers may propose to work in a range of nonfiction narrative styles, from classic documentary photography to more experimental visual storytelling, and may propose to include audio and video elements. Deadline: 1 April 2017.
The Country Manager is responsible for oversight of the whole CLA operation in Cambodia, with a particular focus on programs and operations. The Country Manager will be working with a dynamic and independent management team, and plays an important role to link different departments, ensure synergies and keep focused on strategy. We are looking for a leader who is able to facilitate and enable others. Deadline: 31 March 2017.
STEP stands for ‘Supporting Travel for Engaged Partnerships’. The STEP travel grants funding programme has been initiated and managed by the European Cultural Foundation (ECF), with the support of Compagnia di San Paolo (CdSP). STEP travel grants support creative and critical individual cultural workers who are travelling across Europe and neighbouring countries, to help foster a society with greater solidarity, equality and a stronger sense of social justice. You should apply at least 60 days before the mobility.
The Camargo Foundation and the LabexMed program are keen to stimulate relations and cultural exchanges between researchers and artists of the Mediterranean Basin in order to support the development of projects at the interface between human and social sciences and the arts with the aim of a common production. Deadline: 27 April 2017.
The call is addressed to artists, hackers, technologic experts, computer scientists and activists who have been working actively on the topic of truth-telling, leaking, and counter-surveillance, with the aim of exposing misconducts and wrongdoings – as well as to other critical thinkers, through whom issues of whistleblowing, leaking, and disclosing are investigated in their imaginative potential by producing critical interventions which are questioning the concept of »evidence« itself. Deadline: 10 March 2017 (submission form from 27 February).
Klubovna Gallery is looking for English speaking artist of “immigrant origin” currently living in Germany, who in his/her works deals with the topic of migration and integration. Deadline: 27 March 2017.
Migrant Landscapes invite artists, architects, designers, artisans and communication experts to participate in a residency from 8 to 12 March 2017. The residency will subsequently offer participants the opportunity to lead one of the workshops that will take place from 22 to 31 May 2017 in Pennabilli, at the heart of the Montefeltro and the Romagna Appennines. Deadline: 19 February 2017.
The call for Applications for the CEI FELLOWSHIP FOR WRITERS IN RESIDENCE for the year 2017 is awarded by the CENTRAL EUROPEAN INITIATIVE in co-operation with the SLOVENE WRITERS’ ASSOCIATION within the Vilenica International Literary Festival. Applicants eligible for the fellowship are writers from all genres under 35 (born after 1982 – from 1 January 1983 onwards) from CEI Member States, which are not part of the European Union (Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Serbia and Ukraine). Deadline: 30 April 2017.
Feature Expanded is open to visual artists who are developing their first feature film project intended for theatrical distribution.Participants must have a significant experience of short film production and/or moving image practice. Deadline: 3 March 2017.
The ArtCOP21 Professional Workshop gathered in Paris on 3-4 December 2015 more than 150 representatives from the arts and culture from over 30 countries. The ArtCOP21 Professional Workshop aimed to foster cross-sector dialogues through the exchange of best practice and to highlight the necessity of focused support and funding mechanisms to consolidate the leadership of the cultural sector with regards to sustainable development and environmental sustainability. Download the report and the resources. Le rapport est également disponible en français sur le site de COAL.
The survey is being conducted securely and independently online by the research organisation, BOP Consulting. / L'enquête est menée en ligne, de façon sécurisée et indépendante, par l'organisme de recherche BOP Consulting. / La encuesta es realizada en línea de forma segura e independiente por la organización de investigación BOP Consulting.
Lilith Performance Studio is a non-profit arts organization and an independent arena for visual art performance. The Studio initiates new exceptional visual art performances by inviting visual artists from around the world, some of whom have never worked live before. Each year, selected artists are given the unique opportunity to realize and present a new large-scale performance on site in the studio in Malmo or elsewhere in the city, in close collaboration with the studio. Deadline: 1 May 2017.
Fujifilm FIF Viseu – Festival Internacional de Fotografia (International Photography Festival) 2017’s edition places a contest for an artistic residency under the theme “Inspiring Positive Change”, open call to photographers, regardless their nationality. The challenge is to look at the neighbouring parishes of Viseu, promoting a broader understanding of their social and economic contours, valuing their specificities, bringing communities closer and involving them in the photographic project. Deadline: 24 February 2017.
With its continental secretariat in Abidjan, Arterial has official affiliates in 19 countries and wide representation in other parts of Africa. The successful applicant will be part of a team based in Abidjan, reporting to the Administration and Programme Manager. Deadline: 19 February 2017.
For this 11th season of residencies, professional artists particularly interested in questions relating to the exodus of migrants, migration and reception policies and hospitality are invited to apply for one residency by submitting a research and creation project about the contemporary issue of hosting refugees particularly in a rural environment. The residency will take place from the 10th of April until the 30th of June 2017, at the same time as an art historian residency working on the sculpture park history. Deadline: 19 March 2017.
Today, more than thirty cultural institutions and human rights organizations around the world, including international arts, curators’ and critics’ associations, organizations protecting free speech rights, as well as U.S. based performance, arts and creative freedom organizations and alliances, issued a joint statement opposing United States President Donald J. Trump’s immigration ban. Feel free to read, share and/or sign the statement. On the Move is one of the signatories.
Créée en 2006, l'association culturelle Théâtre Nomade est une compagnie de théâtre de rue basée à Casablanca et dirigée par Mohammed El Hassouni et Soumia El Boukhari. Avec l’appui du secrétaire administratif, l’administrateur(rice) a en charge la gestion administrative, juridique et financière de l’association, les ressources humaines et la recherche de financements. Date limite: 31 mars 2017.
The scholarships can be asked when applying for a training activity for young conductors or composers under the label of ECA-EC and the Eurochoir. It targets talented conductors and composers under 30 with limited economic resources. Applicants shall apply by the deadline of applications for each respective event.
East European Performing Arts Platform / EEPAP in collaboration with International Network for Contemporary Performing Arts / IETM have an open call for the new placement within mobility programme for performing arts professionals. This call is exclusively dedicated to individuals from Eastern Partnership countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine). Deadline: 28 February 2017.