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19.01.2021

Guide des financements de la mobilité internationale pour les artistes et professionnel.le.s de la culture - France / Guide to opportunities of cultural mobility funding - France

Découvrez la version 2020 éditée du Guide des financements de la mobilité internationale pour les artistes et professionnel.le.s de la culture pour la France. Un grand merci à Maïa Sert pour cette actualisation et à Marine Domec pour le design. Depuis 2012, ce guide reçoit le soutien du ministère de la Culture-France pour son actualisation annuelle. For English speaking artists and cultural professionals: the cultural mobility funding guide for France is in French. However, in the table of contents ('sommaire'), you can refer to the funding schemes in English with the acronym EN. The cultural mobility funding guide for France is supported by the Ministry of Culture-France. Thanks to Maïa Sert for this update and for Marine Domec for the design.

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11.12.2020

On the Move with the support of Institut français > Guide to mobility funding in the digital arts – Global with a focus on Europe

On the Move, with the support of the Institut français, is bringing online this first guide to funding opportunities for the international mobility of digital artists and cultural professionals – Global with a focus on Europe. The guide, researched by Marie Fol, is composed of the following chapters: Funding; Projects and Networks; Festivals, Biennales, Recurring events; Residencies and fellowships; Awards and Annexes.

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09.12.2020

Mobility Information Points

Mobility Information Points (MIP) are information centres and/or websites in several European countries, and one in the USA, who aim to tackle administrative challenges that artists and cultural professionals can face when working across borders. Relevant issues can be around visas, social security, taxation, customs etc. Know more about them and other resources to ease your mobility. The webpage is updated with coronavirus's related information.

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28.11.2020

Coronavirus: Resources: Arts, Culture and Cultural Mobility

All sectors are affected by the coronavirus pandemia but we are very much aware that the alternative and independent art scene is / will be particularly under pressure. This list of resources, done in partnership with Circostrada, is updated on a daily basis since 14 March 2020. This list is by no means comprehensive and can be easily enriched thanks to your feedback and proposal to include new resources. Feel free to email us any initiative related to one of the sub-topics at mobility(at)on-the-move.org.

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19.01.2021

On the Move > Working group: (En)forced mobility

Alongside the Mobility Info Points (MIP), some On the Move's members (organisations and individual) have set up a working group on (En)forced mobility to share practices, common actions, advocacy tools and when opportunities arise, to share their experiences in public sessions. Discover more about its first activities (report and meeting) as well as additional resources.

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18.01.2021

Fanak Fund > Shararat Amal International Emergency Fund for Lebanon

Shararat Amal (‘Glimmer of Hope’) is a fund dedicated solely to individuals and organisations/collectives in exile / refugees in Lebanon. It intends to reactivate the professional activities of the applicants by either providing them with a support allowance, or a grant covering their professional needs. Deadline: 31 January 2021.

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18.01.2021

Compagnie Irene K. > Open Call for Festival Dance in the City 2021 (Belgium / Germany)

Dance in the City is a contemporary dance festival that takes place in various towns in the border region between Belgium and Germany. The next edition will run 20 August – 19 September 2021. Compagnie Irene K. are looking for productions that have been created specifically for the outdoors / for public space or that can be adapted to these settings. The duration of the productions should be 10-20 minutes. Deadline: 15 February 2021.

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18.01.2021

LABOR > Open Call for BIVOUAC (Switzerland)

LABOR, an ephemeral urban laboratory, is calling for proposals for BIVOUAC. Selected artists will work to produce a project at La Rasude, a central district in Lausanne that is currently closed to the public. The call is open to professional artists but also to architects and anyone concerned in their professional field by urban development. On-site work is scheduled to take place 1-31 May 2021 ahead of public events 4-27 June 2021. Deadline: 1 February 2021.

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18.01.2021

Théâtre Vidy-Lausanne > Call for Contributions to ‘Showing Without Going’ Mapping

Théâtre Vidy-Lausanne, working with the artist Ant Hampton, is calling for arts workers, makers and audience members to contribute to ‘Showing Without Going: live performance options without air travel’. Contributions are sought for a database of existing examples of projects, for imagined projects, and for any fears and concerns around this topic. Deadline: 21 February 2021.

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18.01.2021

Programme Directorship for Theater der Welt 2023 (Germany)

The triennial festival Theater der Welt is seeking a Programme Directorship for its 2023 edition, to be held in the cities of Frankfurt am Main and Offenbach am Main in Germany from 29 June to 16 July 2023. Individuals or teams can apply. The planned period of work is June 2021 to August 2023. Deadline: 31 January 2021.

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18.01.2021

British Council Wales > Go Digital: Sub Saharan Africa – Wales

British Council Wales are offering three grants to organisations in Wales and Sub Saharan Africa (SSA) to collaborate digitally on international projects that can be shared by 31 December 2021. The fund is open to arts and culture individuals and organisations. Applications must be a partnership between one Wales organisation and at least one organisation based in one or more of Botswana, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, or Zimbabwe. Deadline: 7 February 2021.

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18.01.2021

ZUKUNFTSVISIONEN > Exhibition and Residency (Germany)

The ZUKUNFTSVISIONEN Festival for Contemporary Arts 2021 will take place in Görlitz, Germany 21-30 May 2021. The title of this year’s festival is ‘Ohne Gewähr – No Guarantees’. The festival is inviting applications from solo artists and groups both for the festival exhibition and a residency programme taking place 2-4 weeks before the event. Deadline: 28 February 2021.

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18.01.2021

Woodhaven Artist in Residence Programme (Canada)

This year the Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies at the University of British Colombia’s Woodhaven Artist in Residence Programme is open to creative writers working in any genre. Artists will stay between 4 – 8 weeks at the FCCS’ Woodhaven Eco Culture Centre between 1 June – 31 August 2021. The residency is open to Canadian and international writers. Deadline: 5 March 2021.

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18.01.2021

V_AIR 2021 – Vimercate Art in Residence (Italy)

V_AIR Vimercate Art in Residence is the annual programme of artistic residencies, promoted by the Department of Culture of the City of Vimercate in Lombardy, which rewards and supports contemporary artistic production. Artists and students aged between 19 and 35 who work in the visual arts (photography, graphics, performance, painting, sculpture, video) can send their applications to participate in creation residencies 3-23 May 2021 at the MUST museum in Vimercate. Deadline: 12 February 2021.

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18.01.2021

Tallinn Art Hall > Residency Programme for Artists Living in Germany (Estonia)

Tallinn Art Hall is launching a new artist in residence programme for professional artists living in Germany in partnership with Goethe-Institut Estland. It offers a studio apartment in central Tallinn for 2 months, from 1 August – 30 September 2021. The aim of the programme is to spur artistic research and discourse in Tallinn on the topics of ecological awareness, environmental sustainability and the ethics of making art. Deadline: 28 February 2021.

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