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.
Producers' Academy, International entrepreneurship models and strategies in the performing arts’ sector (Brussels)
The Producers' Academy returns for the second consecutive year and offers a new international training programme focused on entrepreneurship for Belgian, European and international producers in the performing arts (theater, dance, street arts, circus, performance). The Producers Academy is a project by CIFAS, On the Move, MoDul and Kunstenfestivaldesarts. The event is organised within the scope of Creative Tracks, with the support of the European Union, Wallonie Bruxelles International, Shenzen Design Week and the Asia-Europe Foundation. Deadline: 23 February 2017.
This call is open to organisations working in the field of cultural heritage and culture more broadly, who would like to play a role in the 2018 European Year of Cultural Heritage and are willing to share their expertise and ideas in a dialogue with the European Commission. Deadline (extended): 24 February 2017.
Supported by the City of Brussels, NUIT BLANCHE highlights every first Saturday in October dozens of sites across the capital as it presents a variety of contemporary artistic creations at night. Cultural venues, shop windows, school playgrounds, car parks, churches, stations, fountains, streets and squares are all potential locations.With this 15th edition, NUIT BLANCHE intends once again to explore a theme which is closely linked to the district in question. The theme this time will be "POWER GAMES". Deadline: 19 March 2017.
The International Residency Program is aimed at ceramic artists and photographers to develop their work in the school facilities, where they will be provided with professional studies in Ceramics, Graphic Design and Photography. Through this project the organisers offer artists the opportunity to make work in an art school, housed in a city which has been recognized for centuries due to its distinctive style of ceramics. Deadline: 30 April 2017.
To honor the memory of its member Emanuele Carboni, actor and playwright who died prematurely in June 2016 at the age of 36, the cultural association Music Theatre International (M.Th.I.), in collaboration with FUIS, IGEA association, MTM Lydia Biondi association and with the patronage of the City of Tivoli, announces the first edition of the “Emanuele Carboni Award - theater of the mystery and noir". The award, which aims to enhancing the young Italian dramaturgy, is open to young Italian authors (resident in Italy or abroad) interested in writing text for theatre and who have not yet turned 36 years at the expiry date of the notice. Deadline: 30 June 2017.
More Europe - external cultural relations produced, in collaboration with the Centre for European Perspective (Slovenia) and Lecturio, an e-learning course on "Intercultural Competences in Civilian Crisis Management".
The competition is open to a wide range of emerging performative actions, including: Performances, sound and new media arts, text-based performances, lecture performances, multimedia storytelling, choreographic practices, relational and workshop-based projects, and other projects questioning the idea of performativity beyond the body. Deadline: 31 March 2017.
NEW CALL! Structured Dialogue on "skills, training and knowledge transfer: traditional and emerging heritage"
The call is open to representatives of the cultural and creative sectors (professional organisations, cultural institutions, non-governmental organisations, European networks, foundations, private organisations, etc.) with relevant expertise on the topic “Skills, training and knowledge transfer: traditional and emerging heritage”, who would like to contribute to discussions with the European Commission. Organisations applying must be from one of the 28 EU Member States. Deadline: 14 March 2017.
IMPACT (International Meeting in Performing Arts and Creative Technologies) > Residency research & creation
Do you want to develop a project that combines arts, science and technology? Do you want to integrate a dynamic focused on innovation in a project based on cross-border and cross-sectoral collaboration? IMPACT LAB opens its doors. Projects must be based on a proposal for technological development within the framework of an artistic work. The projects can be of different nature: choreographic, theatrical, plastic, musical, installation, scenography, etc. Deadline: 31 March 2017.
Glasgow International is looking for a dynamic and exceptional Director. They are seeking a visionary and internationally respected Director who will lead the festival in 2018 and 2020, with a view to curating the festival in 2022. This unique role marries directorial vision with curatorial practice in a city with an vibrant artistic community. Deadline: 3 March 2017.
Le Centre culturel suisse de Paris est la première antenne que la Fondation a ouverte à l’étranger. Le centre, qui a fêté son 30e anniversaire en 2015, est situé dans le quartier du Marais. Il a pour vocation de faire connaître à Paris et dans les réseaux culturels français une création contemporaine helvétique ouverte sur le monde et de promouvoir les liens entre les scènes artistiques suisses et françaises. Sa programmation est axée sur la création contemporaine suisse et en reflète la diversité. Le poste de direction est ouvert. Date limite: 24 mars 2017.
For the second edition of the GCLP, the Cultural Diplomacy Platform is looking specifically for applications from outstanding cultural managers from the ten Strategic Partners of the EU (three participants from each of these ten countries: Brazil, Canada, China, Japan, India, Mexico, Russia, South Africa, South Korea and the USA), as well as from the 28 European Union Member States (ten participants, each from a different EU countries). Deadline: 25 March 2017.
The focus of the Arab Documentary Photography Program is to support compelling non-stereotypical and unconventional visual documentation of important social issues and narratives relevant to the Arab region. In recognition of the image’s power to document, educate and advocate, the ADPP will also explore ways by which such a body of work can reach out to wider audiences and engage with them in compelling and impactful ways. Photographers may propose to work in a range of nonfiction narrative styles, from classic documentary photography to more experimental visual storytelling, and may propose to include audio and video elements. Deadline: 1 April 2017.
The Country Manager is responsible for oversight of the whole CLA operation in Cambodia, with a particular focus on programs and operations. The Country Manager will be working with a dynamic and independent management team, and plays an important role to link different departments, ensure synergies and keep focused on strategy. We are looking for a leader who is able to facilitate and enable others. Deadline: 31 March 2017.