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.
Billions of dollars have been raised through crowdfunding. Yet, the cultural and creative sectors haven’t caught up to use this new funding tool to its full potential. How can European policy and public authorities help to facilitate crowdfunding for creatives and cultural organisations? To answer that, Crowdfunding4Culture - an initiative by the European Commission - invites the public to vote and comment on 23 proposed policy actions. The public consultation is open until 24 March and runs on Europe’s leading collaborative decision-making platform Discuto.io.
The organisers invite proposals about work that engages with topics of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation/expression, religion, nationality, and immigration status from a variety of perspectives.They welcome a wide range of photo- and image-based approaches, including documentary photography, conceptual documentary, archival images, curated or aggregated projects, social practice, video art, interactive media, and projects that use photography and/or associated metadata as the basis for information art. Projects may be contemporary, or include historical material. Deadline: 14 April 2017.
The post holder will be working on and delivering the Live Skills project for the approximately next 3 years, from May 2017 to January 2020. The post is part of the EU Arts Regional Team and will report to the Head of Cultural Skills EU. Deadline: 27 March 2017.
Dubai-based contemporary art organisation Tashkeel seeks a deputy director to further the organisation’s mission of facilitating art and design practice, creative experimentation and cross-cultural dialogue. Deadline: 15 April 2017.
Un poste de Responsable du Pôle résidences est à pourvoir en contrat à durée indéterminée au sein du Département Développement et Partenariats à compter du 1er avril 2017. Sous l’autorité de la directrice du département du Développement et des Partenariats, le/la candidat(e) retenu(e) sera chargé (e) de la mise en œuvre de la politique de l’Institut français dans le domaine des résidences. Date limite: 28 mars 2017.
PACT is launching 1/2/8 a new, central and long-term research and development format with a special focus on the connection between knowledge and actions. The format offers substantial time and space for practices of cooperation between people, objects, space, technology and experimentation. To take an in-depth look at these questions, the organisers are inviting artists, scientists, journalists and experts from other varied fields of knowledge, to work in their studios in May 2017 and enter into dialogue and experiments with one another during symposia, idea labs, talks, lectures, workshops and public gatherings and presentations. Deadline: 27 March 2017.
Are you an R&D ICT-Project coordinator or partner? Apply now and have the chance of hosting an Artistic Residency to boost your open innovation and the dissemination of your technology! Deadline: 10 April 2017.
Border Crossings (United Kingdom) > Heritage Project Manager - Pocahontas and After: Shifting Stories
Border Crossings is currently seeking a committed and dynamic Arts and Heritage Education professional to work alongside the Associate Director in developing a community based heritage project around the 2017 ORIGINS Festival. This project will focus on the heritage of relationships between Britain and the indigenous cultures of America, shown through key museum collections. Deadline: 5 April 2017.
The Summer Academy provides a unique opportunity to devote themselves exclusively to reflecting on and producing art. Participants reassess their own roles as artists/curators/writers and the social function of their art production, also exploring possibilities for opening up new ways of bringing their work to public notice. This helps to form new networks, which often last a lifetime, and which are of immeasurable importance in the art world of today. Deadline: 3 April 2017.
The Braunschweig University of Art is an internationally orientated art university with the right to grant doctorates and the right of habilitation. With 1000 students in Fine Arts, Performing Arts, Art Education, Design, Aesthetics & Art History and Media Studies, the Braunschweig University of Art is one of the largest art academies in Germany. There are currently: three "Braunschweig PROJECTS" Scholarships for artists in Sound Art and five "Braunschweig PROJECTS" Scholarships for artists in Fine Art. Deadline: 12 April 2017.
K.A.I.R. – Košice Artist in Residence with the support of Goethe – Institut in Slovakia invites artists based in Germany to apply for three-month residency in Košice, Slovakia. The organisers welcome applications from the artists, curators, and researchers working on the topics of privacy, hacking, security, cyber ethics, policy, metadata, data analysis, social media interaction, and flow of the information. Deadline: 31 March 2017.
Under the artistic direction of renowned French interdisciplinary artist Christian Rizzo, the 2018 NTT-TIFA Program Series will offer unique content and showcase exceptional works by artists from Taiwan and abroad. With the main theme of “CONNECTION”, the 2018 NTT-TIFA will focus on the dialogue, communication and conflicts among diverse artistic fields (e.g. Performing Arts, Visual Arts and New Media), industries (e.g. Manufacturing and Digital Technology) and the sciences (e.g. Astronomy, Physics and Biology) to encourage innovative experiments and collaboration. Deadline: 15 April 2017.
Australian and International Artists from various fields - visual art, installation, multimedia, performance, literature, music, photography, film making, curating - are invited to submit entries for the BigCi Environmental Awards 2017. Deadline: 1 April 2017.
Curatorial Intensive South Asia (India) by Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan, Delhi, and Khoj International Artists’ Association
Curatorial Intensive South Asia (CISA), invites applications for a new fellowship for young curators from South Asia. The program aims to develop a diversity of perspectives on the medium of the exhibition and to provide both a structured and an experimental inquiry into the possibilities of curatorial practice today. CISA wishes to support creative thinking by building an institutional infrastructure for making and exhibiting Contemporary Art. Applicants can come from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, India, Iran, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. Deadline: 1 April 2017.