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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).

24.05.2017

In 2017 On the Move takes part in...

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.

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27.05.2017

Call for participation: Visegrad Academy of Cultural Management 2

The Visegrad Academy of Cultural Management (VACuM) is a year training programme for young professionals working in cultural field in the Visegrad Group countries (V4) ie. Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and the Eastern Partnership countries (EaP): Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. Deadline: 15 June 2017.

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26.05.2017

Workshop Grigri Pixel 2017 (Spain) > Call for citizen initiatives on the African continent

Grigri Pixel is a programme of residencies, meetings and workshops devoted to the creation of magical objects in urban spaces based on collaborative practices and digital manufacturing strategies from the African continent. Anyone who participates in a collective or an open culture space located on the African continent may apply to this open call. Said collective or space must be associated with transformative collaborative practices. These practices may entail the creation of furniture, infrastructure, modes of organisation, artistic practices or digital manufacturing. Deadline: 12 June 2017.

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26.05.2017

Call for participation in the KIBRIT artistic residency programme 2017 (Morocco/Palestine)

The 2017 KIBRIT residency programme is run by LE 18 (Marrakech) and Ramallah Municipality (Ramallah). The residency programme aims at offering the opportunity to artists, curators or cultural researchers coming from, or working in North Africa and Middle East to spend one month in either Marrakech or Ramallah researching or producing artworks linked to cultural heritage and collective memory in the two cities. Deadline: 10 June 2017.

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26.05.2017

Call for papers, Seismopolite issue 18> The Art Residency in Context

While art residencies are often used as experimental sites for cultural exchange and social engagement, and sometimes also as “laboratories” for ecology or cooperation between art and sciences, their relevance has also been questioned due to the infinitely overlapping, global and seemingly inconsequential political territory they inhabit For its next issue, Seismopolite invites contributors from diverse disciplines to submit essays and reviews that discuss the global phenomenon of the art residency from a high variety of possible angles. Deadline: 14 June 2017.

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26.05.2017

Open call: artistic residency for UK based artists to work in Brazil: Rio de Janeiro and Xingu Indigenous Reserve

The application for the first 30-day residency, which will select one UK based emerging artist, is currently open. Residency takes place in September 2017, in partnership with the Indigenous Association of the Kuikuro People in Xingu Indigenous Reserve (AIKAX), in Central Brazil. The application is destined to artists working with a wide range of different media and platforms, and that are interested in developing an international work in Rio de Janeiro and the Xingu Indigenous Reserve (Mato Grosso State, Central Brazil), working with the Kuikuro Indigenous community (Ipatse Village). Deadline: 30 June 2017.

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26.05.2017

Conseiller/ère technique spécialisé(e) dans les industries créatives et la politique culturelle (Taiwan)

Mandatée par le ministère français des Affaires étrangères et du Développement international pour la mise en place de l’assistance technique française, sur financement MAEDI, Expertise France recherche un/une expert(e) technique international(e) qui sera placé(e) auprès du ministre de la Culture de Taiwan (MOC). L’expert(e) apportera son expertise en ingénierie des politiques culturelles pour appuyer le déploiement des grandes priorités du ministère : formation des fonctionnaires et des professionnels, développement des nouvelles technologies appliquées à la culture, déploiement des politiques culturelles dans les territoires. Date limite: 30 juin 2017.

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25.05.2017

Open Call - Bucharest International Dance Film Festival #3 (Romania)

This year's festival theme is The Age of The Strange, through which we question the authenticity of our daily lives in the troubling context of a world in crisis, embracing contradiction and fragility as vectors in our trajectory. BIDFF is looking for cutting edge dance films with a transparent and sometimes coded meaning, challenging the viewer to a playful exchange of information about social life, politics, extreme emotions, out of the ordinary places and oddly beautiful dance aesthetics. BIDFF encourages syncretism and dialogue between movement and the diverse forms of cinema from the most traditional to experimental. Deadline: 30 June 2017.

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25.05.2017

FABRIKKEN for Kunst & Design (The Factory of Art & Design/FABRIKKEN) > Artists/Curators' residency (Denmark)

FAIR is a residency program at FABRIKKEN for Kunst & Design (The Factory of Art & Design/FABRIKKEN) for artists and curators in the Nordic and Baltic countries. FAIR welcomes early career artists and curators, who wish to further and challenge their practice in a generous environment of early to mid-career artists and art professionals. Deadline: 5 June 2017.

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25.05.2017

Call for Artistic Director of the Project ‘Novi Sad 2021’

The Artistic Director is a manager of the artistic sector of the project, who formulates the artistic vision of the project, and determines and is responsible for artistic concept. In cooperation with the Artistic Council, as an advisory body, the Artistic Director will select and evaluate projects and decide which projects fit the concept and vision of the ‘Novi Sad 2021’ project. Deadline: no later than 21 days upon publication of the open call (published on 24 May 2017).

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25.05.2017

Social Security and Mobility of Visual Artists - A report by IGBK and IAA

On November 4, 2016 the IGBK (International association for visual arts in Germany) and IAA Europe (International Association of Art-Europe) cooperated on an international workshop on social security and artists' mobility in Europe, that took place in the Haus der Kulturverbände in Berlin. On the Move and its members (mobility info. points) contributed to the workshop. Find the report online.

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24.05.2017

De Mar a Mar (FR/ES) > Appel à projets Création / Convocatoria creación

Esta convocatoria se enmarca en el dispositivo Fondo de apoyo a la creación del proyecto transfronterizo De Mar a Mar, que está destinado a mejorar las condiciones de creación de los artistas y compañías y a favorecer su movilidad de ambos lados de los Pirineos. / Cet appel à projets s’inscrit dans le dispositif du Fonds d’Aide à la création du projet transfrontalier De Mar a Mar, qui est destiné à améliorer les conditions de création des artistes et des compagnies et à favoriser leur mobilité de part et d’autre des Pyrénées. Fecha límite de envío de las candidaturas: 1 de septiembre de 2017 / Date limite: 1er septembre 2017.

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24.05.2017

Trans Europe Halles (Sweden) > Finance and Administration Manager

Trans Europe Halles is looking for a Finance and Administration Manager who is passionate about arts and culture to join its international team in Lund, Sweden, from 1 September 2017. Deadline: 15 June 2017.

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24.05.2017

African Circus Arts Festival (Ethiopia) > Call for applications

The festival aims at drawing attention to the circus arts in Africa, empowering young African circus performers so that they can maintain their impact in their communities, promoting cultural exchanges among circus companies within the African continent, stimulating the development of a circus market within Africa.The second edition of the African Circus Arts Festival will take place in 16, 17, and 18 of February, 2018 in Ethiopia, thanks to the support of the European Commission. Deadline: 15 September 2017.

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24.05.2017

Report on arts and culture in the context of the migratory and refugee crisis

The report is the key output of the working group of EU Member States on Intercultural Dialogue in the context of the migratory and refugee crisis, created in October 2015. The report looks at how arts and culture can bring people together and increase their participation in society. The report provides recommendations for cultural policymakers and for cultural organisations structured around three key themes: empowerment, intersectoral and evaluation.

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