Check the events On the Move is associated with as a participant, speaker, facilitator etc. in 2017 and contact us at mobility (at) on-the-move.org for collaborations and/or partnerships.
The Fonds national d’art contemporain is France’s state-owned collection of modern and contemporary art acquired from living artists over the past 225 years. Today’s collection, assembled from purchases, gifts and commissions, holds over 100,000 artworks that the Cnap is responsible for enriching, conserving and distributing in France and overseas. The grant invites candidates to conduct research on the latest contemporary issues and use the Cnap collection as a source, a medium and an instrument. It is also an opportunity to demonstrate knowledge on the collection. Proficiency in French is strongly recommended for candidates. Deadline: 19 November 2017.
Festival Belluard Bollwerk International and Migros Culture Percentage (Switzerland) > Call for projects 'Solitude'
Selected projects will show either in the festival’s main venue - a medieval fortress - or in another appropriate venue. All forms of artistic expression will be considered. The more interdisciplinary the better! An international jury will select the projects that will receive a production grant of between CHF 2,000 and CHF 12,000. These will then be produced within the framework of the 35th Belluard Festival (28th June to 7th July 2018) in Fribourg, Switzerland. Deadline: 10 December 2017.
The call for application is exclusively open to artists from all over the Indian Ocean (the list of eligible countries is in the application form). Deadline: 30 November 2017. L'appel est exclusivement ouvert aux artistes venant de l'océan indien (la liste des pays éligibles est dans le formulaire de candidature). Date limite: 30 novembre 2017.
ifa and KfW Stiftung (Germany) > Curators' residency: Movement & Migration Beyond Colonial Borders (working title
The curatorial approach for this Open Call is to show counter-narratives that challenge current aesthetics within diverse discourses of movement and migration. What are the artistic/curatorial strategies and practices that deal actively with the transformation of the status quo and enable us to think about other possible futures and new perspectives? Curators are invited to curate the exhibition and to co-curate the public programme during their residency. Cooperations with other institutions or partners are welcome. Excellent emerging curators from/based in Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, Asia can apply. Deadline: 15 November 2017.
Finnish Cultural Institute in Benelux Trust > Director of the Finnish Cultural Institute for the Benelux (Belgium)
The Director will serve for a period of three years. Requirements include a suitable university degree, appropriate language proficiency for the successful management of the Director’s duties, an understanding of and the ability to network within the cultural field as well as financial competence and administrative capability to head the Finnish Cultural Institute for the Benelux in its areas of operation in the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg. Deadline: 21 October 2017.
This programme is designed to generate new cultures together within Asia. Grants are provided to successful collaborative projects conducted by organisations and professionals in Japan and ASEAN. Deadline: 1 December 2017
La Fondation Camargo, située à Cassis, a été créée par l’artiste et philanthrope Jerome Hill. Il s’agit d’un lieu de résidence dédié à l’art et aux sciences humaines et sociales. Dans un environnement de qualité, elle offre le temps et l’espace pour réfléchir, créer et échanger. La Fondation accompagne le travail d’artistes, de chercheurs et de penseurs dans les domaines des arts et des sciences humaines et sociales. Le poste est un CDI du 3 janvier au 31 juillet 2018. Date limite: 5 novembre 2017.
Magnum Foundation’s Photography and Social Justice Programme expands diversity and creativity in the field of documentary photography through capacity-building and critical explorations of photography and social change. Each year, the programme supports a diverse, international group of Photography and Social Justice Fellows who are passionate about challenging injustice, pursuing social equality, and advancing human rights through photography. Deadline: 30 November 2017.
The partners of the European Creative Hubs Network project are pleased to invite you to We Are Next, the third European Creative Hubs Forum in Sheffield. The event is organised by ROCO between November 29th – December 1st 2017. It will bring together 100+ managers and representatives of European hubs and creative and entrepreneurial communities from more than 20 countries, as well as all relevant organisations and stakeholders from the UK. Deadline: 22 October 2017.
CreArt. Network of Cities for Artistic Creation > Call for artists > KATARZYNA KOZYRA artistic workshop (Poland)
The municipality of Lublin invites artists born or resident in any of the cities taking part in “CreArt. Network of Cities for Artistic Creation” project to participate in the three-day KATARZYNA KOZYRA ARTISTIC WORKSHOP in Lublin. It will be an inspiring meeting with the Artist sharing specific experience, style of work and areas of interest. Are eligible to apply: local artists – born or resident – in Valladolid - ES, Genoa and Lecce - IT; Liverpool - UK; Clermont - Ferrand and Rouen FR; Zagreb - HR; Kaunas -LT; Lublin and Katowice -PL; Aveiro - PT; Skopje – MK. Deadline: 31 October 2017.
For its 7th edition, the François Schneider Foundation in Wattwiller (France) launches the “Contemporary Talents 2017” Competition in order to discover, accompany and reveal new talents at the general public and to support the contemporary creation on the theme of water. The competition chooses each year 7 laureates among a thousand of candidatures and it is open to candidates of all nationalities, all ages, and in all disciplines related to visual arts. Deadline (extended): 1 November 2017.
YARAT Residency is open for artists who are engaged in open, research-based practice across disciplines and show an interest in discovering the Caucasus region. The programme engages residents in discussions with fellow artists and international arts professionals, as well as travel around Azerbaijan. Artworks resulting from the residence are exhibited at the ARTIM Project Space, Baku. YARAT Residency programme is predominantly conducted in English. Deadline: 30 October 2017.
The Brno Artis in Residence is bright new project of The Brno House of Art. Since 2017 the residency programme has become one of the key constituents of the Brno House of Arts concept. One curator and one artist (visual arts/contemporary arts) will be selected for this residency. Deadline: 22 October 2017.
Since 2009 the Bioartsociety is organizing the Ars Bioarctica Residency programme together with the Kilpisjärvi Biological Station of the University of Helsinki in the subarctic Lapland. Until now more than 100 artists, scientists, and practitioners have been developing work at the Station on topics related to biology, ecology and life sciences. Deadline: 31 October 2017.