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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).

16.01.2018

Eye's Walk Digital Festival (Greece) > Europe started here! > Open call for applications (individuals and teams)

The call is open to 3D, Video installation & Site specific Performing art projects as well as virtual reality & Augmented reality games. Starting from the island of Syros the “Europe started Here!” project may appear in other cities in Greece and abroad as an opportunity for people to connect with the public space through the art. Deadline: 15 April 2018.

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16.01.2018

Mekong Cultural Hub > Creative Facilitator needed (from within Asia)

Cambodian Living Arts is starting a new sister organisation, "Mekong Cultural Hub", which has grown out of some of its core Cambodia programming. As one of Mekong Cultural Hub's first activities, they are just launching a cultural leadership programme for practitioners within SE Asia, in partnership with British Council. They are looking for a creative facilitator to design and implement a Southeast Asian cultural leadership programme. Deadline: 4 February 2018.

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15.01.2018

The Auxiliary (UK) > artists in residence programme

The Auxiliary are inviting submissions for their artist-in-resident programme, AUX-AiR 2018. The organisers are looking for 4 emerging and early career international artists working in the fields of sonic art, performance and installation to undertake a funded, 6 week residency at their project space in Teesside, Northeast England.There is no curatorial thematic for this call out. However projects that engage with the industrial heritage, place and identity of Teesside will be favoured. Deadline: 28 February 2018.

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15.01.2018

Advocate Europe > Share your idea for democracy in Europe

The organisers encourage you to think about what keeps democracy vital: How can we inspire political change and political structures effectively? How do we need to change our interactions in societies? What could a biologist, a street worker, or a social innovator do together? How could we strengthen democracy through art or at school? How can think tankers or pressure groups take up this challenge in a different way than before? How about in the field of sustainability? Advocate Europe is open to receiving practical ideas from diverse fields and disciplines. Deadline (extended): 19 January 2018.

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14.01.2018

The Art House (United Kingdom) > Residency, Development & Exhibition Opportunities for Visual Artists

The Art House is seeking proposals from artists who would like to take up one of three supported residencies at our purpose built studios in Wakefield to help them develop and extend their practice. The callout is open to all, though at least one of the residencies will be reserved for a disabled artist (the Equalities Act 2010 says that a person is disabled if they have a physical or mental impairment which has a substantial and long-term adverse effect on their ability to carry out normal day-to- day activities). Deadline: 26 January 2018.

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13.01.2018

Ant Mobility Funding (Southern African Region)

Pro Helvetia Johannesburg has entered into a new agreement with the Harare regional office of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation for the ANT Mobility Fund. The programme for the 2018 – 2020 assists in the development of a more connected cultural field in the Southern African region, while supporting transnational collaboration, circulation of relevant new work and skills/knowledge exchange. Activities and Projects should involve mobility between two or more of the following countries (for individuals or organisations): Angola, Botswana, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Seychelles, Tanzania (including Zanzibar), Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Deadline: 12 February 2018.

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13.01.2018

Festival Passages (France) > chargé.e de mission pour le projet Interreg, Bérénice

Bérénice est un projet déposé dans le cadre du financement européen INTERREG, accordé pour trois ans, jusqu’au 30 septembre 2019, et se déroulant à l’échelle de la Grande Région (Lorraine, Luxembourg, Sarre, Rhénanie-Palatinat, Wallonie, Communauté germanophone de Belgique). Bérénice a pour ambition de faire de l’inclusion sociale son principal objectif en rassemblant des institutions convaincues que la culture, et le spectacle vivant en particulier, y ont un rôle primordial à jouer. Le ou la chargé.e de mission aura pour tâche la gestion et le développement du projet Bérénice (Projet Interreg VA Grande Région). Date limite: 2 février 2018.

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13.01.2018

Freemuse (Denmark) > Music Freedom Day (MFD) Coordinator

Music Freedom Day (MFD) is a global celebration of the right to freedom of expression through music. Originally initiated by Freemuse in 2007, artists and organisations worldwide come together to host their own events in their own communities each year on 3 March. Freemuse is seeking a two-month consultancy role for MFD to help prepare and support the organisation of events in various countries. Deadline: 18 January 2018.

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12.01.2018

Playing the City > Open Call | Community Arts Lab (Poland)

Community Arts Lab (CAL) is an interdisciplinary international residence programme run by Ludic Arts and Culture Department at Workshops of Culture in Lublin. CAL focuses on activities that rediscover and reclaim public spaces. “Playing the city” is CAL’s new guiding principle starting from 2018. The organisers see the public space as a platform for social dialogue, a lab for researching, playing, testing and experimenting. Deadline: 9 February 2018.

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12.01.2018

Freemuse (Denmark) > Programme manager

Freemuse is a Copenhagen-based international human rights organisation defending artistic freedom. The Programme Manager will be responsible for the effective day-to-day management of Freemuse’s programmes and projects, including developing, implementing, monitoring, and reporting. S/he will play a key role in delivering programme intended results, and ensure the smooth management of work plans, budgets, reporting, and external partnerships. Deadline: 29 January 2018.

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12.01.2018

Etants-donnés - fonds franco-américain pour l'art contemporain / Étant donnés Contemporary Art (USA/France)

Les artistes français, les institutions américaines et les commissaires d'expositions américains peuvent se porter candidats pour des projets se déroulant entre le 1er juin 2018 et le 30 juin 2019. French/France based artists, US institutions and curators can apply for projects to be implemented between the 1st of June 2018 and the 30 June 2019. Dl: 15 / 3 /2018.

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11.01.2018

European Commission > Public consultation on EU funds in the area of values and mobility

In 2018, the Commission will make comprehensive proposals for the next generation of financial programmes for the post-2020 Multiannual Financial Framework, which is the EU's long–term budget. This consultation's objective is to collect the views of all interested parties on how to make the most of every euro of the EU budget. All citizens, organisations and stakeholders can respond to this consultation, and in particular those with an interest and/or involvement in issues related to learning mobility; education and training apart from mobility; volunteering, humanitarian aid, solidarity; youth work; labour mobility; culture, media and arts; citizenship and values; justice area, judicial cooperation, rights; consumer protection. Deadline: 8 March 2018.

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11.01.2018

Goethe-Institut Indonesia > 2 experts needed for an European Union project on public diplomacy in Indonesia

The two opportunities are: Senior Expert - Team Leader and Junior Expert - Public diplomacy. Deadline: 20 January 2018.

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10.01.2018

STARTS Prize 2018 – Grand prize of the European Commission honoring innovation in technology, industry and society stimulated by the arts

Appointed by the European Commission, Ars Electronica in collaboration with BOZAR and Waag Society is launching an international prize to select the most pioneering collaborations and results in the field of creativity and innovation at the crossings of science and technology with the arts. The prizes are offered to honor innovative projects at the intersection of science, technology and the arts: one for artistic exploration, and thus projects with the potential to influence or change the way technology is deployed, developed or perceived, and one for innovative collaboration between industry/technology and art/culture in ways that open up new paths for innovation. Deadline: 2 March 2018.

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10.01.2018

OneBeat > music exchange and incubator > Open call (USA)

OneBeat is a music exchange and incubator for music-based social entrepreneurship, where innovative musicians from around the world launch collaborative projects designed to make a positive impact on local and global communities. Eligible countries are: Albania, Algeria, Belarus, Bolivia, Brazil, Cambodia, China, Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mali, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestinian Territories, Philippines, Russia, Senegal, South Africa, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United States, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Zimbabwe. Deadline: 9 February 2018.

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