This page introduces cultural mobility news and opportunities - with travel cost at least partially funded - at least three times a week. You can search the news by topic (funding, call, residency, training, meeting etc.) or world regions (destination).
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.
Tanzcompagnie Konzert Theater Bern and its director Estefania Miranda are pleased to announce a call for applications. Tanzplattform Bern is an International dance festival and competition for choreographers. All stylistic approaches to choreography are admitted. Criteria for selection require a clear artistic vision that encompasses professionalism, choreographic craftsmanship, a high level of dance performance and innovation. Deadline: 30 December 2017.
In 2016 the Van Abbemuseum launched the research programme Deviant Practice. Following the conclusion of nine research projects over the past year, they are seeking new proposals from artists, curators and writers for 2018. There are two research frameworks: Archives and Constituencies. Deadline: 17 November 2017.
This is an international open call for the 8th France + Singapore Photographic Arts Award (FSPAA), an award that aims to feature French and Singaporean professional artists. Providing a platform to showcase their creative talents to an international audience, this award raises awareness of the experimental and emerging styles of photographic art. It is also organized to promote the exchange of artistic knowledge, experiences, and ideas between the artists from France and Singapore. You have to be a French or Singaporean citizen (including PR) to be eligible to apply, although you don’t have to necessarily be based in either France or Singapore. You have to be below 40 years old. Deadline: 27 October 2017.
The STAMP online course of a series of 12 webinars constitute an innovation in the field of professional and lifelong learning for music professionals and aim to improve the quality, creativity and innovation of the music professions, as well as the financial and artistic survival. Deadline (for the 6 first webinars): 27 September 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. Please note that the Mobility Fund is not accepting applications at the moment. However, the Mobility Fund will open again on 1 February 2018, and you are welcome to submit your application after that date.
1a space aims to provide emerging artists and curatorial talents a platform for conceptual and experimental art to fill the gap between larger public institutions and commercial ventures. Aiming to continuously rethink and re-examine the scope and the boundaries of “space,” 21st Century Art Incubator solicits and supports ideas for projects that take innovative curatorial approaches and experimental formats. Curator or curatorial team from Hong Kong and Asia Pacific can apply. Deadline: 22 October 2017.
Curators, artists, writers, and creative individuals, regardless of experience level, background, or location can apply. No topics are off limits, no ideas are too controversial. Deadline: 31 October 2017.
The Kooshk Artist Residency Award has been implemented to support artists, creativity and the development of new ideas in the unique space of Tehran. This Residency program is a chance for attendants to do research and experiment, develop professionally, maintain direct dialogues and the exchange of ideas in order to grow and nurture their creativity, and try new methods of working and thinking. All the international artists active in fields of Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Sound and Music, Film and Video are welcome to apply. Deadline: 31 October 2017.
EUNIC - European Union National Institutes for Culture is Europe’s network of national cultural institutes, with 36 members from all 28 EU member states and offices in over 150 countries. EUNIC members work in the arts, languages, youth, education, science, society, intercultural dialogue and development. At local level, EUNIC members join together in over 100 clusters - in cities, regions and countries - to collaborate in common projects and programmes and to promote the role of culture in the EU’s internal and external relations. The EUNIC Global Office in Brussels supports the work of EUNIC clusters around the world. The purpose of the internship is to assist members and their clusters deliver the outcomes of the vision and strategy agreed by the EUNIC General Assembly. Deadline: 3 October 2017.
The ARThinkSouthAsia Fellowship is designed to help develop skills, knowledge, networks and experience of potential leaders in the arts and cultural sector of South Asia (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Iran, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka only). The organisers believe that by supporting exceptional individuals to make a step‐change in their skills and career potential, they can bring substantial benefit to the cultural field as a whole. The Fellowship is supported by Goethe-Institut, British Council, and the Piramal Art Foundation. Deadline: 31 October 2017.
AIR Antwerpen and the Centre for Fine Arts of Brussels (BOZAR) are joining the Europe-Iran 'Artists in Residence Program' (EU-Iran AiRP) initiated by EUNIC, between Iran and seven European countries: Austria, Germany, Greece, the Netherlands, Spain and Poland. This will also be the fourth edition of the annual exchange program between AIR Antwerpen and Tehran. This call is open to Belgian visual artists, interested in site-specific practices and the socio-cultural context of Belgium and Iran. Deadline: 30 September 2017.
La Fédération européenne des écoles de cirque professionnelles est un réseau de près de 60 membres qui a pour vocation de soutenir le développement et l’évolution de la formation, de la pédagogie et de la création dans le domaine des arts du cirque aux niveaux européen et international. Actuellement la FEDEC est à la recherche d’un(e) Coordinateur-trice général-e du réseau pour une période de 6 mois à temps plein, prolongeable en CDI. Date limite: 15 octobre 2017.
LUCKY TRIMMER spotlights both emerging and established artists by showcasing a selection of works that are engaged with physicality, movement and performance. LUCKY TRIMMER stands between worlds by bridging the avant-garde and the mainstream and by combining artistic excellence with the lightness of entertainment. Their world revolves around contemporary dance but is open to all genres as long as the 3 LUCKY-rules are followed: be original, be bold and keep it under 10 minutes! Deadline: 15 November 2017.
The Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia is launching a call for performing arts cooperation projects in Europe in order to foster partnerships between Swiss and other European cultural institutions and organisations in the performing arts field. With the support provided, Swiss cultural institutions and organisations are given the opportunity to expand their professional network and to familiarise themselves with local scenes and the working methods of their peers in other European countries. They are also given the possibility of enhancing their own artistic practice through new forms of collaboration. Projects from the following disciplines may be submitted: theatre, dance, literary and visual art performance, contemporary music theatre, contemporary circus. Deadline: 1 March 2018.