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.
The Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros (CPPC) and Independent Curators International (ICI) announce The 2017 Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Travel Award for Central America and the Caribbean. In its fifth edition, the curatorial research award will support a contemporary art curator based anywhere in the world to travel to Central America and the Caribbean to conduct research about art and cultural activities in the region. Deadline: 30 April 2017.
Many organisations and networks in Europe have started to publish mapping, researches and online information about refugees' integration through art and culture and refugees / migrants as artists. This page is about listing these initiatives. Feel free to email mobility(at)on-the-move.org for further inputs.
The Mazzola brothers, who run the CO.ME.L. company of Latina (Italy), have announced the call of the sixth edition of the International ‘COMEL Award Vanna Migliorin - Contemporary Art’. The Award wants to draw attention to the expressive, aesthetic, communicative and constructive possibilities of aluminum. Participation in the competition is free and open to all artists, 18 years of age and older, that operate in any of the European countries, and use aluminum as the main and significant medium for the realization of the work to be submitted. Deadline: 15 June 2017.
The project, A manual on work and happiness, will be launched during Pergine Spettacolo Aperto Performing Arts Festival with the International Seminar on Work and Happiness, in July 2017, where experts will be invited to present their research and the audience will be able to participate in the discussion on the topics: happiness, work, laziness, creativity. This call for workshop / call for lazyshop is an opportunity for artists, cultural practitioners and researchers from any artistic field, to conceive and design training or research activities or test new creative methodologies in relation to the topics. Deadline: 16 April 2017.
This fund is exclusively for East African nationals and residents looking to travel to either Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda or Ethiopia (18-35 years old). The Mobility East Africa grant programme accepts applications all year round. You can apply at any time but grant review can take up to 3 months.
This call is open to visual and new media artists (painting, installation, video, photograph, digital art, virtual art, interactive art, and etc.). Deadline: 10 April 2017.
Vous êtes un/e artiste, une structure culturelle, ou un/e professionnel/le, la plateforme Tour Manager est faite pour vous ! Chaque année, ce sont près de 300 dossiers proposés aux Alliances françaises de Chine. Elles en sélectionnent entre 60 et 70, qui sont autant d’occasions pour les artistes de partager des moments inoubliables, ici en Chine. Date limite: 15 mai 2017.
This is a call for artists (below 40 years old) from any country and nationality (excepted Spanish) who do not live in Spain and wish to make a residency in the region of Bidasoa (Irun, Hendaia and Hondarribia), located between the Basque country French and Spain. All artistic disciplines are accepted (visual arts, audiovisual, scenic, music, design, etc.). Deadline: 28 April 2017.
The organisers invite proposals about work that engages with topics of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation/expression, religion, nationality, and immigration status from a variety of perspectives.They welcome a wide range of photo- and image-based approaches, including documentary photography, conceptual documentary, archival images, curated or aggregated projects, social practice, video art, interactive media, and projects that use photography and/or associated metadata as the basis for information art. Projects may be contemporary, or include historical material. Deadline: 14 April 2017.
Dubai-based contemporary art organisation Tashkeel seeks a deputy director to further the organisation’s mission of facilitating art and design practice, creative experimentation and cross-cultural dialogue. Deadline: 15 April 2017.
Un poste de Responsable du Pôle résidences est à pourvoir en contrat à durée indéterminée au sein du Département Développement et Partenariats à compter du 1er avril 2017. Sous l’autorité de la directrice du département du Développement et des Partenariats, le/la candidat(e) retenu(e) sera chargé (e) de la mise en œuvre de la politique de l’Institut français dans le domaine des résidences. Date limite: 28 mars 2017.
Are you an R&D ICT-Project coordinator or partner? Apply now and have the chance of hosting an Artistic Residency to boost your open innovation and the dissemination of your technology! Deadline: 10 April 2017.
Border Crossings (United Kingdom) > Heritage Project Manager - Pocahontas and After: Shifting Stories
Border Crossings is currently seeking a committed and dynamic Arts and Heritage Education professional to work alongside the Associate Director in developing a community based heritage project around the 2017 ORIGINS Festival. This project will focus on the heritage of relationships between Britain and the indigenous cultures of America, shown through key museum collections. Deadline: 5 April 2017.
The Summer Academy provides a unique opportunity to devote themselves exclusively to reflecting on and producing art. Participants reassess their own roles as artists/curators/writers and the social function of their art production, also exploring possibilities for opening up new ways of bringing their work to public notice. This helps to form new networks, which often last a lifetime, and which are of immeasurable importance in the art world of today. Deadline: 3 April 2017.