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16.11.2017

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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22.11.2017

Call for Submissions: WimmelResearch-Fellowship (Germany)

The purpose of the fellowship is to support encounters as well as interdisciplinary exchange in the context of science, economy and art. The collaboration’s aim is not the production of a specific artistic work, but the encounter and the process of intercommunication itself. Deadline: 7 January 2018.

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21.11.2017

Voices of Culture > Structured Dialogue on “Social inclusion – partnering with other sectors”

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 “Social inclusion – partnering with other sectors”, who would like to contribute to discussions with the European Commission. Organisations applying must be from one of the 28 EU Member States. Deadline: 8 January 2018.

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21.11.2017

British Council > Head of Arts and Creative Industries, Malaysia

As the Head of Arts and Creative Industries, you will provide strategic and operational leadership for arts and partnership work in Malaysia which include building on existing and new programme and partnerships. Deadline: 3 December 2017.

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21.11.2017

Berwick Artists’ Moving Image Residency 2018 (United Kingdom)

Berwick Visual Arts (BVA) and Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival (BFMAF) are pleased to announce applications are now open for their annual artist's residency. The residency is open to artists currently resident in the UK and Europe, or international artists who already have permission to work in the UK. Deadline: 14 December 2017.

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21.11.2017

Catalyst Co-Lab (UK) > Call for artists

Artists and creative practitioners are invited to apply to join the University of Bedfordshire as a visiting artist for a year. Participants will partner with an academic or research department within the University of Bedfordshire to research, develop and test their practice under the influence of new and emerging themes and ideas. With the support of the University of Bedfordshire both financially and academically, this exciting opportunity offers the artist the chance to propel their career towards realising large-scale national and international projects that will make real impact on local and global communities. Deadline: 14 December 2017.

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21.11.2017

Fogo Island Arts (Canada) > artists in residence

FIA residencies are intended for professional contemporary artists with specialized training, recognition among their peers, and a history of public presentation of their work in a professional context. Applications are welcome from Canadian and international contemporary artists working in a wide range of disciplines including visual art, film, arts writing, music/sound, curating, design, and theory. Deadline: 21 December 2017.

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20.11.2017

Platform (Finland) > Open call for residencies 'Buffer zones'

The theme for the 2018/19’ residency program is Buffer Zones: Buffer zones have various purposes, political or otherwise. They can be set up to prevent violence, protect the environment, protect residential and commercial zones from industrial accidents or natural disasters. The organisers invite the artists to contemplate the theme from various angles. Deadline: 10 December 2017.

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19.11.2017

Festival Theaterformen (Germany) > Open call: African Cultural Journalists in Braunschweig

Journalists from Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Egypt, Kenya, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Senegal, Tanzania and Tunisia are invited to send applications for a two-week workshop in cultural journalism in Braunschweig, Germany (4-17 June 2018). The workshop will deal with the value of culture and the role of cultural journalism in the context of social and political challenge as well as practical features of writing interviews and critical texts on the performing arts. Deadline: 1 December 2017.

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18.11.2017

Torun Cultural Agency, Poland > Artists in residence programme

Artistic Residences is a programme dedicated to professional foreign artists who want to realize their artistic and cultural project in Toruń (Poland). The programme’s aim is to create inspiring work conditions that will enable realization of exceptional works of art, design and literature. The programme also aims to enable artists to gain new experiences and skills. This programme is dedicated especially to visual artists, designers, writers and poets. Artists will be selected on the basis of applications submitted via the electronic registration system. Deadline: 15 December 2017.

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18.11.2017

La Bande Vidéo (Québec) > Open call for artists

La Bande Video is inviting artists working in media arts (or artists seeking to experiment with the videographic medium) to submit proposals for : exhibitions or production residencies or exhibitions residencies. Deadline: 15 January 2018.

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18.11.2017

Hivos collaboration grants: call for applications

Applying spaces (co-working spaces/creative spaces) should be based in one or more of the following countries:Algeria, Egypt, Kenya, Libya, Malawi, Morocco, Tanzania, Tunisia, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Uganda. There are two types of grants: knowledge exchange grants and collaborative projects grants. Deadline: 10 December 2017.

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18.11.2017

British Council > Head Arts – South India

The post holder is expected to engage with UK and Indian arts & creative sector and to engage with UK and Indian arts & creative sectors. Deadline: 26 November 2017.

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18.11.2017

Cultural Diplomacy: Arts, Festivals and Geopolitics (Edited by Milena Dragićević Šešić)

This book that presents collection of texts has been created as a result of two separate projects: the conference BITEF (Belgrade International Theatre Festival) and Cultural Diplomacy: Theatre and Geopolitics and the Creative Europe Desk Serbia research project about the state of the art in international and regional cultural collaboration in Serbia. Thus the book is divided in five complementary parts. part I: Cultural diplomacy: soft power or fair cooperation part II: Theatre festivals in cultural diplomacy part III: Paradiplomacy and bottom-up cultural diplomacy part IV: Serbia – challenges and perspectives of international cultural cooperation part V: Cultural cooperation data - statistical annex.

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17.11.2017

European Leadership in Cultural, Science and Innovation Diplomacy (EL-CSID)

The European Leadership in Cultural, Science and Innovation Diplomacy (EL-CSID) project analyses the relevance of cultural, science and innovation diplomacy for EU external relations, locating developments in these fields in the evolving global context. The website of this project include interesting resources related to cultural diplomacy for EU external relations.

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