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 International Forum is a 18-day scholarship programme that promotes young theatre makers from all parts of the world. The open call is aimed at theatre makers up to the age of 35 from the fields of directing, acting, design, dramaturgy, writing, music, video, performance, choreography and other artistic disciplines. The International Forum sees itself as a platform for comprehensive theoretical and practical exchange. Deadline: 15 December 2018.
La Fondation Orange souhaite élargir son action de mécénat en faveur de la musique vocale à l’international dès 2019. Pour cela, elle lance un appel à projet « pilote » en Afrique et Moyen-Orient au profit des festivals de musiques du monde dans les 16 pays Orange suivants : Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cameroun, Côte d’Ivoire, Egypte, Guinée, Liberia, Madagascar, Mali, Maroc, Niger, République Démocratique du Congo, Sénégal, Sierra Leone, Tunisie et Jordanie. Date limite : 30 octobre 2018.
Tandem Europe is a cross-border collaboration program that aims at social change through cultural innovation activities. You and your initiative, organisation, institution or social enterprise - based in one of the Council of Europe member states (plus Belarus) - are eligible to apply. With Tandem, you join a growing community of cultural innovators and social change makers, who are deeply engaged in maintaining and reshaping a common European future. Deadline: 15 November 2018.
Association à but non lucratif, subventionné par le ministère de la Culture, l'Onda encourage la diffusion, sur le territoire national, d'oeuvres de spectacle vivant qui s'inscrivent dans une démarche de création contemporaine et il stimule les échanges. L'Office National de Diffusion Artistique recherche un/e Conseillère/er international/e. Date limite : 28 octobre 2018.
The European Diploma in Cultural Project Management is a pan-European training programme arising from the will to foster cultural diversity as well as transregional and transnational cultural exchanges. Each year, around 25 professionals from +/- 20 countries are taking part in the European Diploma. Since 1989, more than 570 cultural managers from 45 countries (from Europe mainly and the Middle East, Canada, Sénégal, etc) followed this course. The programme is supported by the Council of Europe. Deadline: 15 January 2019.
Ethno Cambodia is a week-long music workshop for young musicians and singers. It’s open to applications from Cambodia, the Mekong Region, and beyond – as long as you have a passion for sharing, learning, and teaching traditional music. There are different bursaries available for trips from Laos, Vietnam, Thailand and Myanmar (through the Mekong Cultural Hub), Japan and Taiwan. Deadline: 4 November 2018.
The travel grant is offered to IETM members - regardless the country where they are based - based on specific criteria (membership for more than one year, annual turnover below 100,000 euros and membership fee paid). Deadline: 22 October 2018.
L’Officina and Studio Tommaseo, together with the Trieste Contemporanea Committee, announce the third edition of the SQUEEZE IT Contest. The initiative is organized with the founding of the Regione Autonoma Friuli Venezia Giulia. Students and young professionals born in EU and CEI member countries are asked to create an original theatrical action, organically connected to the issues of contemporary visual arts, taking into account the opportunities offered by information technologies and new media. The applying theatrical action must be able fit in an ideal 4mx4mx4m size box and last no longer than 16 minutes. Deadline: 12 November 2018.
On stage three dance artists, a sound artist and a media artist from five post-soviet countries gather to spring up for a revolt against the inner tyrant. They perform a public ritual which we may call an artificial ritual of de-sovietization to emancipate from domination of inner tyranny rooted in common totalitarian soviet past. For this performance, Ruban Production ITP Ltd is looking for dancers. Deadline: 19 October 2018.
On the Move together with Arquetopia, Foundation (Mexico) are very pleased to share the cultural mobility funding guide for Latin America and the Carribean region, thanks to the support of the Ministry of Culture - France. for the translation in French.
Tanzplattform Bern 2019 is an international dance festival and competition for choreographers. Selected choreographers should guarantee their availability to perform the submitted piece during the Tanzplattform Bern / 20-22 June 2019. Deadline: 10 December 2018.
This international symposium, hosted by Tate Research Centre: Asia, represents the culmination of a six-year research project at Tate. This symposium will provide the opportunity to hear from the centre’s researchers, who have worked on varied projects that have been committed to furthering the documentation, acquisition and display of modern and contemporary Asian art at Tate. Deadline: 26 October 2018.
Conceived as a hand-on tool, this mobility guide - conceived by Circostrada in collaboration with On the Move - aims to be resourceful and inspirational for future collaborations between Asia and Europe in the field of circus and street art. It not only gives an overview and a mapping of Asian artistic scene in circus and street arts, but also helps to organise and plan a mobility project for all cultural players through funding mobility schemes, administrative pieces of advice and inspiring collaboration testimonies.
The Prince Claus Fund’s Ticket Fund supports the cross-cultural exchange of artists and cultural practitioners by covering travel costs, in particular for artists and cultural practitioners living in Latin America, Asia, Africa, the Caribbean, non-EU Balkans and non-EU Eastern Europe who wish to travel within these areas. Note from the Prince Claus Fund: the Mobility Fund will open again at the end of February 2019 and you are welcome to submit your application after that date.
The Roberto Cimetta Fund re-opens the General Fund for Artistic and Cultural Mobility in the Euro-Arab-Middle East region on 1st October 2018. Artists and cultural operators living and working in Europe, the Arab world and the Middle East (including Turkey, the Balkans and Persian speaking countries) can apply. This call will focus on artists and cultural operators traveling to or from Persian speaking countries (Iran, Afghanistan, Tajikistan). Deadline: 31 October 2018.