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).
Sapporo Tenjinyama Art Studio is organising an international open call for an artists in Residence project entitled “s(k)now” with the following keywords: Winter, Snow, and the Subarctic. One artist or one group of artists, interested in media arts, will be invited in an “Exhibition Program” and an “Artist-in-School Program” for each. In their encounters with culture in Sapporo and Hokkaido as well as exchange with locals, artists will be invited to develop and explore their ideas through work based on the project keywords Winter, Snow, and the Subarctic. Deadline: 8 September 2019.
Leeds International Festival is the UK’s leading metropolitan festival of new ideas and innovation. Since its inception in 2017, the Festival has expanded rapidly, attracting increased funding, partners, and collecting international awards for best practice. The festival has played a significant part in shaping the city’s vibrant character and is pushing the identity of Leeds as a beacon of invention. The organisers are opening up their CORE and OFF programme to an open call. Proposals are encouraged from all, whether comedian, speaker, musician, performer, early in your career or an established creator or organisation, working in performance art, film, dance, theatre, comedy, sound etc. Deadline: 6 September 2019.
HeK (House of Electronic Arts Basel) and the Institute for Computer Music and Sound Technology of the Zurich University of the Arts (ICST) are jointly calling for applications from artists to join a residency and production programme.The organisers are looking for (a) European artist(s) willing to participate in a residency in Basel with the objective to learn how to work with the installation Immersive Lab and to produce a new work for it. Deadline: 22 September 2019.
For the first time in its 26-year history IKOB- Museum of Contemporary Art in Eupen is announcing the IKOB Art Prize expressly as a prize for feminist art. An invitation is being issued to artists of all gender whose work contributes to the dissemination of feminist ideas and ideals. Everybody living in Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Germany, as well as in East Belgium in particular, may apply with a digital portfolio. Deadline: 1 September 2019.
Moving closer to the end of the negotiation period, the withdrawal of the UK from the EU is pending. This article compiled by Marie Fol, On the Move Board member, provides an overview of relevant publications and information from both the UK and the EU sides, specifically focused on the cultural sector. More practical information should follow here once there is more clarity about the next steps.
ALCA, agence livre, cinéma et audiovisuel en Nouvelle-Aquitaine et l’Institut des Afriques (IdAf) - organisateur de l’événement « La Semaine des Afriques » -, invitent les auteurs des Afriques et d’Haïti, à soumettre leur candidature pour l’obtention d’une résidence d’écriture de 6 semaines, à La Prévôté à Bordeaux, en France. Date limite : 2 septembre 2019.
Radar Sofia and the Drama Pact platform are offering a playwright/dramaturge/performer/theatremaker the opportunity to come and stay in Sofia, Bulgaria, meet local theatre operators and form the basis of future partnership(s) or joint new project(s). Deadline: 15 October 2019.
Tsung-Yeh Art and Culture Center in Tainan City is the result of the fusion of an old sugar refinery with multicultural ideas to form a unique space. With years of effort, Tsung-Yeh Artist and Culture Center has established itself as a center for arts, crafts and culture while producing valuable creative works in Tainan. Tsung-Yeh Art and Culture Center takes the concept of ‘Site-Specific Art’ as its theme for the AIR program in 2020. The focus is on interdisciplinary, visual arts and performance arts. Deadline: 15 September 2019.
The general objective of this Call for Proposals is for the selected organisations to develop and implement their short-term individual mobility actions through the provision of financial support to artists and/or cultural professionals and produce recommendations to the Commission. The results of all projects will be taken into account by the European Commission in developing a permanent action under the Creative Europe Programme 2021-2017 dedicated to supporting the mobility of artists and cultural professionals. Deadline: 27 September 2019.
The aim of the Civil Society Prize, which is awarded annually, is to reward and encourage tangible initiatives and achievements by civil society organisations and/or individuals that have made a significant contribution to promoting European identity and integration. Its overall objective is to raise awareness of the contribution that civil society organisations and/or individuals can make to the creation of a European identity and citizenship in a way that underpins the common values that shore up European integration. Deadline: 6 September 2019.
MIRA FORUM Gallery and Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation propose an artistic residence for three months in Porto. The two entities consider contemporary creation a groundwork for the plural development of citizenship. MIRA FORUM is a gallery basically related to photography, founded in 2013 by Manuela Matos Monteiro and João Lafuente. To this competition may apply foreign artists who have visual arts as their basis of research, with photography being the privileged medium. Deadline: 25 August 2019.
Créé en 2001 à l’initiative du Ministère de la Culture à l’occasion de l’année des arts du cirque, circusnext est une association à but non lucratif qui porte un ambitieux projet de repérage et d’accompagnement d’auteurs de cirque contemporain émergents. circusnext porte maintenant cette mission dans le cadre de projets européens pluriannuels, cofinancés par la Commission européenne, rassemblant plus de vingt structures européennes. Dans ce cadre, CircusNext recherche un•e attaché•e d’administration pour participer au rapport financier annuel à la Commission européenne. Date limite : 25 août 2019.
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.
How to collect, analyze, interprete project evidence and data to design effective assessment tools that can contribute to create a virtuous circle of learning and #projectinnovation? You can now download the module developed by Arthur Bernstein from Campus ESART.
The call is open to individual artists, professionals and companies with particular attention to productions focused on the close interaction between musical composition and action on stage. The project must be submitted as a production that can be developed during the different phases of the residency and that could include the most diverse expressive practices (as such: dance, music composition and interpretation, DJ-set, live soundtrack, composition of a soundtrack, activity of noise music, theatre, body performance, singing, new technologies, video art, motion-capture, readings, site specific design). Deadline: 6 September 2019.