Find out what we're working on in November-December 2013, which meetings we're organising, what researches we're carrying out... regular updates about what On the Move does - apart from publishing mobility opportunities, of course!
On the Move, in collaboration with its members and with the support of the Hippocrène Foundation, has prepared this agile guide with "tips & links" for your mobility experience. From understanding what "mobility" means to browsing the right links, from packing you suitcase to staying in touch with the great people you met: 10 "golden rules" to make the most of an experience abroad - no matter when, where and how long. Free download - in English, French, Italian and German!
Arterial Network (South Africa): Job opportunity for a project manager for the programme Artwatch Africa
Arterial Network seeks a full-time person and experienced Project Manager to coordinate and implement the strategic plan of Artwatch Africa, a programme of Arterial Network. Artwatch Africa seeks to monitor, report on, and advocate freedom of creative and cultural expression in Africa, both within the continent and to the international community. Deadline: 13 January 2014.
Check these two residencies opportunities in Quebec, Canada: Language Plus (deadline: 20 December 2013) and Est-Nord-Est (deadline: 15 January 2014).
Mawa3eed was launched in 2006 to help cover the travel expenses for artists and cultural directors so that they could present their works or participate in artistic and cultural activities and events throughout the Arab world. Deadline for applications: 20 December.
Supported by the Goethe-Institut, the "Goethe-Institut Fellowship at Haus der Kunst" is designed for international emerging scholars whose research focuses on global perspectives of modern and contemporary art in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. Deadline for applications: 15 January 2014.
The ECP Y N is a network of cultural practitioners between the ages of 20 and 35 based in Europe. It is an extended branch of the European Cultural Parliament and created within its framework. The ECP YN is currently calling for members (20-35 years old). Deadline: 21 December.
The toolkit, presented by the Africa Arts Institute (AFAI), provides an accessible online resource for anyone in need of advice on how to use everyday IT tools as effectively as possible. The 45-page toolkit covers new media platforms such as websites and blogs and social media tools such as Facebook, Twitter, Soundcloud and Vimeo. It also addresses recently popularized initiatives such as ‘crowdfunding’.
The philosophy of the European project lies in the creation of a network to facilitate the movement of artists in Europe by organising performances, residencies, festivals, etc. Deadline for the call for projects: 15 December.
This competition is open to candidates of all nationalities, all ages, and in the following six disciplines of the plastic arts: painting, drawing, sculpture, installation, photography and video. The topic of this year competition is water. Deadline for applications: 15 December.
European Citizen Action Service (ECAS) - Recruitment of a trainee for Your Europe Advice (YEA), Brussels (Belgium)
ECAS is looking for a Trainee to work with Your Europe Advice (YEA), providing support to the Management Team based in Brussels. This could be an interesting assignment for a student who is interested in EU law. Deadline for applications: 19 December.
The overall aim of Tandem / Shaml is to foster long-term collaboration between cultural professionals from the Arab Region (participants of the Abbara capacity building programme of Al Mawred Al Thaqafy) and Europe (including Turkey!). For this call for applications cultural organisations from all over Europe – inside and outside the European Union, including Turkey – are invited to apply before the 15th of January 2014.
Récréatrales (résidences panafricaines d'écriture et de création théâtrales), Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) - Appel à candidatures
Les Récréâtrales et les associés du programme ELAN (le Sokan Théâtre de Côte d’Ivoire, Acte Sept du Mali et Les Bruits de la Rue du Congo) lancent un appel à candidatures en vue du recrutement de 5 auteurs, 5 metteurs en scène, 5 scénographes et 10 comédiens stagiaires pour le laboratoire ELAN des RECREATRALES 2014 qui se tiendra à Ouagadougou tout au long des processus créatifs des projets professionnels en Résidences. Date limite: 15 décembre.
The ICD invites applications from individuals who are coming from the following fields: International Relations & Politics, Languages & Literature, History & Philosophy, Marketing & PR, Business & Economics, Statistics, Communication& Journalism, Administration, English, Spanish and Event Management. Find all details online to apply.
What can sustainability mean in contemporary dance? How do we want to define sustainability? Inadequate funding schemes, short-term solutions, short-lived productions – how should the dance field be developed in a more sustainable manner? To find some answers, follow the keðja Think Tank on sustainable strategies for the Nordic-Baltic dance field!