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).
The European Choral Association - Europa Cantat is a network of organisations, choirs and individuals in the field of collective singing in Europe. Through its membership, they directly represent more than 2,5 million singers, conductors, composers and managers in over 40 European countries, and reach out to more than 37 million people in continental Europe active in the field of collective singing. One of the aims of this job is to develop a communication strategy that is in line with the strategic aims of the association for the coming years and includes a strategy on how to communicate with and for our current members / networks as well as a membership recruitment strategy. Deadline: 27 June 2019.
The communication officer’s mission is to handle the communication of the IN SITU project, in collaboration with the coordination and the administration officers of IN SITU, and more generally with Lieux publics’ team. He/she will work under the authority of the General Manager of the IN SITU network and Head of European and international relations, in close coordination with the Director of Communications of Lieux publics. This role will contribute actively in a variety of ways to the implementation of the artistic and cultural project funded under Creative Europe. Deadline (extended): 8 July 2019.
VERSANT SUD est une structure associative dont la mission principale consiste à développer des projets artistiques et culturels sur deux territoires : la région Sud et des capitales d’Afrique. Peuvent candidater les jeunes artistes diplômés des écoles supérieures d'Arts et de Design de la Région Sud (France) ainsi que les artistes professionnels installés en Région Sud, de moins de 35 ans. Sont acceptées toutes les disciplines artistiques suivantes (les arts plastiques, la photographie, la peinture, le dessin, la gravure, la sculpture, etc.). Ne seront pas acceptés : la vidéo et les arts numériques. Date limite : 31 juillet 2019.
The competition funded by Warsteiner brewery offers young artists from all around the world the possibility to gain a foothold in the international art market. The organisers are looking for artists (Visual arts, Design, Urban art or Video) who knowingly work at the interfaces between art and creative industries, whose works blur boundaries of traditional forms of expression. Deadline: 31 July 2019.
This is a series of three-month intensive writing fellowships, the goal is to develop, support, and amplify emerging, diverse voices in feminist, activist, and pop-culture media. All fellows will work under the guidance of Bitch cofounder Andi Zeisler. Fellows will work in one of four subject areas during their fellowship period: Sexual politics, Pop-culture criticism, Technology and Global feminism. Deadline: 30 June 2019.
Artists and cultural operators must be resident in the African continent. The projects must be related to Morocco (from Morocco to another African country or conversely) and to performing arts disciplines (music, dance, theater..). Deadline: 30 June 2019.
For the sixth edition of the Crystal Ruth Bell Residency, the organisers are inviting people to apply for a fully-funded residency at Three Shadows & Red Gate in Beijing and Xiamen for the months of October, November, and December 2019, coinciding with Design Week Beijing and the Jimei Arles Photography Festival in Xiamen. Are expected to apply people of all types of creative practices, of all passports, ages, gender-identities, abilities, and interests to send us proposals for projects to pursue in China this winter around the ideas of "light and sight" - in any way those word makes sense to you. Deadline: 8 August 2019.
The residency is open to all professional artists working in the field of visual arts, music, literature, theatre, or cinema, with no distinction made based on age or nationality. Researchers and scientists are also welcome.Residents must undertake a specific project during their stay. The description of the project, and its challenges, form part of the application process and will play a key role in the jury’s decision. The candidate is expected to explain why the Villa Ruffieux Residency Program, and the context of the region, are important for the project realization. If the candidate wants to collaborate with local agents or institutions he/she must explain with whom, and why. Deadline: 30 June 2019.
The general objective of this pilot project is to define and test policies and actions supporting mobility and the exchange of experience between the cultural and creative industries, creative hubs, maker-spaces, fab-labs; formal and non-formal learning, and skills development systems in a cross-sectoral way. The pilot project is intended as a first step towards developing a European Framework aimed at boosting the mobility of makers, as well as exchange of good practices. Deadline: 12 August 2019.
Travel grants are intended to provide financial assistance to IETM members for their participation in IETM meetings. The grants can cover up to 75% of the travel and accommodation expenses in connection with the meeting and are calculated based on the organisation's or freelance activities' turnover. Check carefully the conditions. Deadline: 6 September 2019.
Afrique Créative programme > Open call / Appel ( Burkina Faso, Morocco / Maroc, Senegal / Sénégal & Uganda / Ouganda)
The Afrique Créative programme's aim is to support the development of the cultural and creative industries (CCIs) in order to maximise their social and economic impact. The objective of this call is to identify eight CCI entrepreneurs to take part in the Afrique Créative programme. The target countries are: Burkina Faso, Morocco, Senegal and Uganda. L'objectif du programme Afrique Créative est d'accompagner le développement des Industries Culturelles et Créatives (ICC) afin de maximiser leur impact tant au niveau social qu’économique. Le but de de cet appel est d'identifier 8 entrepreneurs ICC pour intégrer le programme Afrique Créative. Les pays concernés sont le Burkina Faso, le Maroc, le Sénégal et l'Ouganda. 15/08/2019.
Since its inception in 2010 by the COAL Association, the COAL Prize has become a vehicle for identification, promotion and dissemination of these artists to the general public, political actors and professionals of culture and ecology. For its tenth edition in 2019 the COAL Prize will, in collaboration with the Platform on Disaster Displacement and DISPLACEMENT: Uncertain Journeys, tackle an essential subject: displacement related to disasters and climate change. The COAL Prize supports art projects in progress. Its award is not intended to cover all production costs of the project but should be considered as an aid to its development. Deadline: 9 September 2019.
UNESCO Chair in Cultural Policy and Management (Interculturalism and Mediation in the Balkans) is a joint MA programme organized in cooperation with the University Lyon 2 (France). Accredited by the University Lyon 2 and supported by a number of partner universities, professional organisations and guest experts across Europe, it attracts not only students from the Balkan region, but also those coming from Europe and across the world, who are drawn to challenges and who seek an innovative, stimulating and unique study environment. The course is taught in English and French and it has established highly praised international reputation. Deadlines: 19 June and 18 September 2019.
For 2020, the organisers designate “RePAIR” as the problematic and “ocean” as the topic. The idea is both to fix and restore, to make what is broken work again, and to re-arrange, to “re-pair” interdisciplinary elements to inspire cross-boundary artistic practices. Individuals and groups that engage in art creation in Taiwan and abroad may file an application; no restrictions are set on the types of creation or to any nationality. The offer is open to local and international artists and groups, student artists should at least have master degree. Deadline: 11 August 2019.
Running all year round since 2002, the residency programme is at the heart of PACT Zollverein’s day to day work. Open to professional artists from home and abroad who work in the areas of dance, performance, media arts or music and closely linked to PACT’s two other core strands of activity in presenting work and facilitating research and development, the programme is a key element in PACT Zollverein’s profile as an Artists’ House supporting lively exchange between practice and theory. Deadline: 8 July 2019.