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 ARJ ACADEMY will be organized in a one-week training and discourse format. 30 - 40 participants will join international experts and lecturers. The ARJ ACADEMY will be a mixture of workshops, discussions, teamwork in groups, presentations, individual consultancy, and expert insights. All participants in the ARJ ACADEMY will be young professionals in cultural policy-related work, arts or cultural management practice, free expression, human rights work or related academic areas. Deadline: 15 May 2017.
Every year since 2010 the COAL Prize highlights ten projects by artists working on environmental issues in the field of visual arts. They are selected through an international call for projects. One of them is awarded the COAL Prize by a jury of personalities from the domains of art and ecology. Deadline: 20 July 2017.
The first UNLEASH Innovation Lab 2017 for the Sustainable Development Goals takes place in Denmark in August. The 1,000 SDG Talents will come from all over the world, representing diverse backgrounds and aspirations. They will represent their entire generation and act as champions on behalf of the SDGs. Deadline: 1 May 2017.
The projects should be initiated by civil society organizations which can effectively engage target audiences within the population of the region in their projects’ activities. Organizations requesting grants must be legally registered in one of the following countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Georgia, Moldova, Romania, Turkey and Ukraine. The involvement of additional partners (especially those from the EU) is possible and welcome. Deadlines:26 May and 29 September 2017.
Culture Center of Rokiškis (Lithuania) > Call for the international contemporary art festival STARTAS
The Culture Center of Rokiškis is for the first time organising the international contemporary art festival STARTAS and is curently looking for various artists to present their works. International contemporary art festival STARTAS aims to develop new international relationships and establish collaboration between Lithuanian and foreign artists, performers, dancers, visual artists, and etc. The organisers are looking for site specific projects to be presented at the festival (indoors – outdoors). Deadline: 1 June 2017.
The grant program focuses on deepening mutual understanding and knowledge-sharing among people on the ground in East and Southeast Asia who are finding solutions to shared issues. Through promoting direct interaction among key players, the grant program aims to survey and analyze situations in target countries, obtain new perspectives, and expand the potential of future generations.One of the topic areas is: Creating New Culture: Toward a Common Platform for Asia. Deadline: 20 June 2017.
This 8-day programme is designed to provide learning and thinking opportunities, mediated by reputed speakers from Para Site’s International Conference as well as by art practitioners from across Hong Kong’s diverse institutional landscape. The programme provides a laboratory for experimentation, posing fundamental questions and ideas that challenge various models of curatorial practice. It will also offer opportunities for networking and enhance the development of systems meant to nurture the participants’ careers. Deadline: 31 May 2017.
Each year, 30 projects are presented by people aged between 18 and 30 years old : 10 from Nantes and 20 from all of Europe. Projects must contribute to strengthen the notion of "living together", involve a "citizenship" approach in tits general sense and develop an original approach. They can be linked to a large range of thematics : environment, health, education, culture, sport, intercultural dialogue, fight again discriminations, media, etc. Deadline: 1 June 2017.
The PCS is looking for an experienced international artistic circus director to create a new show with 7 of its performers (all male).The creation period has to take place between July 17 and August 25 – 2017, at the circus premices in Birzeit. Deadline: 15 May 2017.
The call is open to artists who work at the interface between sound, music and auditory research / practice. The organisers are looking for exhibition concepts that explore the specific artistic possibilities and potentials of sound in the context of contemporary fine art. Two selected artists will have the opportunity to realize their exhibition concepts during a two-week artist-in-residence stay. This call includes no media restrictions - installation-based, sculptural, multimedia or performative works are all welcome. The use of sound is not mandatory. Deadline: 30 May 2017.
More than 70 artists from different parts of the world have worked in the Artistic Laboratory of San Agustín- LASA since it was created in 2008. The organisers have invited artists, architects, scientists, musicians, actors, theater directors among others to work in the specific context that is San Agustín neighborhood, located in Havana city’s outskirts. Deadline: 13 May 2017.
Twice annually — respectively for the months of April and November — , the Bibliothek Andreas Züst offers three studio residency stipends. The length of the stay can vary from one to four weeks according to the needs of the stipendiaries. Application for the Studio Residency Stipend is open to national and international cultural workers (individuals or teams of up to a maximum of four persons) across disciplines — visual arts, literature, new media, music, theatre, dance, design, architecture, film, photography, and art-related disciplines. Deadlines: 31 May and 31 October 2017.
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 (extended): 7 May 2017.
LUCKY TRIMMER is on the hunt for daring socially engaged artistic projects that embody the LUCKY spirit! Are you an independent artist or a collective who demonstrates artistic excellence and uses their practice as an innovative conduit for a social cause? If your project incorporates physicality, movement or performance and showcases how art's social dimension can address cultural responsiveness and responsibility, Lucky Trimmer might be looking for you! Deadline: 23 June 2017.