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).
You may be on holiday or going to the beach but make sure you apply to your favorite call, residency, training, job etc. On the Move has compiled a list that can help you not to forget any key deadlines!
Follow where On the Move has been and will be throughout 2018 as a speaker, facilitator, evaluator, adviser, participant etc.
Mobility Information Points (MIP) are information centres and/or websites in several European countries, and one in the USA, who aim to tackle administrative challenges that artists and cultural professionals can face when working across borders. Relevant issues can be around visas, social security, taxation, customs etc. Know more about them and other resources to ease your mobility.
Acting for Climate is a performance art project, from which the goal is to inspire people to take action and act for a more sustainable future. With the performce ”Into the Water” they will create a sailing performance that can travel the world and inspire people, artists and activists through; contemporary circus; physical theatre and workshops. The performance aims to create a wave of inspiration and action. “Into the Water” is not just a small touring performance, it is also a mindset introduced to the world. Acting for Climate is searching for artists of all genres to join its next residency at Hawila, from the 17th to the 22nd of September, in Kastrup, Denmark. Deadline: 23 August 2018.
Pour la quatrième fois, les partenaires de Transfert Théâtral organisent un atelier francoallemand pour des traductrices et des traducteurs de pièces contemporaines. L’objectif est d’attirer toujours davantage l’attention des traducteurs sur le domaine de la traduction théâtrale et de promouvoir la qualité des traductions. L’atelier de traduction de cette année aura lieu du 19 au 25 novembre 2018 dans le cadre du festival Primeurs à Sarrebruck. Le festival est devenu un événement incontournable de la vie culturelle de Sarrebruck : il présente un choix de textes dramaturgiques contemporains francophones sous forme de pièces radiophoniques en direct ou de lectures scéniques, en français ou en allemand. Date limite : 22 août 2018.
Delfina Foundation is preparing to launch a new thematic programme in 2019 to bring together shared interests and concerns in the fields of art, science and technology. This new theme will initially underline some of Delfina's activities from January 2019 and build towards a concentrated programme of events, projects and exhibitions in autumn 2019, interrelated with residencies. In advance of this launch they are issuing an open call inviting expressions of interest from artists and thinkers who work in the area: on projects that cross art, science, and technology. From the responses they will be selecting projects and practitioners to engage with and support through residencies, collaborations and commissions, as well as to inform our new thematic programme over 2019 and beyond. Deadline: 13 September 2018.
The residence will be co-hosted by the School of Chemical Engineering and the School of Science. Applications are welcomed from artists who are ready to commit to one-year period in Finland and whose practice engages with the Schools' research nucleus: chemistry, biochemistry, biotechnology, materials science, applied physics, mathematics, computer science, and neuroscience.Deadline: 16 September 2018.
Tate, in collaboration with Delfina Foundation, invites applications for the Brooks International Fellowship Programme 2019. Now in its fifth year, the programme is offering an exciting opportunity for one Fellow to work alongside Tate’s Tate Exchange team and its Associate organisations for six months, commencing in January 2019. The programme at Tate will be complemented by activities at Delfina Foundation. Tate encourages applications from candidates working worldwide to explore potential methods and models for international collaboration in relation to Tate Exchange’s partnerships and Associates programme. In particular, it is interested in candidates from Central and South Americas and Asia. Deadline: 28 August 2018.
Call for Independent Experts (2018-2021): Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe certification and regular evaluation cycles
Selected experts will analyse the application and evaluation files submitted by cultural route networks interested in obtaining or maintaining the certification "Cultural Route of the Council of Europe" in accordance with Resolution CM / Res (2013) 67 revising the rules for the award of the "Cultural Route of the Council of Europe" certification. Working languages for drafting reports will be English or French. Deadline: 31 August 2018.
Art Moves Africa's mobility grants within Africa are back for a short period thanks to the generous support of the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Art Moves Africa supports all artists, arts professionals and cultural operators living and working in Africa for travels from an African country to another African country. Deadlines: 8 September 2018 and 8 October 2018.
Cambodian Living Arts / CLA believes arts are at the heart of a vital society. They envision the arts and cultural expression as essential to a thriving future for Cambodia. The Country Manager will oversee all CLA’s work, with a particular focus on operational management, development and project management. The Country Manager will be one of the public spokespeople for CLA and the role will require network and partnership building for CLA, including involvement in fundraising. Deadline: 2 September 2018.
European Dancehouse Network (EDN) is an international network for contemporary dance, formed in 2004 and currently co-funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union (2017-2021). The Network Manager is the driving force of the network and acts in close collaboration with the Board of Directors, developing the network’s vision and strategy as well as conducting the activities planned as part of the EU project. The Network Manager will also be in charge of representing EDN internationally and developing the sustainable growth of the network, including future funding strategies. Deadline: 10 September 2018.
The Prize fulfils the organization’s fundamental mission of promoting intercultural dialogue by rewarding significant contributions made by two eminent individuals, groups or institutions (one from the Arab States and the other from elsewhere) to the development, promotion and spread of Arab culture through artistic, or intellectual work that enhances mutual understanding. Proposed candidates should have earned an international reputation in their field of competence. Bearing in mind the significant contribution of women, please take this opportunity to propose renowned female candidates. Deadline: 31 August 2018.
Pier-2 Art Center is located in Taiwan’s second largest city, Kaohsiung. As a cluster of old warehouses next to Kaohsiung Harbor, Pier-2 Art Center positions itself as an artistic, diverse, experimental, creative space which is open to any kind of possibilities.The organisers are now calling for the visual artist's residency plans, which involve the Kaohsiung's local culture, geographic environment, cultural landscape, social conditions, and other issues. Deadline: 9 September 2018.
The publication by NEMO - Network of European Museum Organisations - presents an overview of existing award schemes together with easily accessible information of how museums can apply to the awards.The aim of the publication is to encourage museums to become acquainted with some of the most important award schemes in Europe and to consider the idea of competing for one of them.