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).
Asia Art Archive (AAA) and the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art (PMC) are delighted to announce a new research award connected with the collaborative London, Asia project. The award will be granted to one successful applicant to facilitate research on the ‘Institutions and Institutional Histories’ strand of the London, Asia project. The successful grant holder is expected to visit both AAA (Hong Kong) & the PMC (London) to engage with the staff and research communities at both institutions. Deadline: 18 April 2017.
ARKIPEL – Jakarta International Documentary and Experimental Film Festival was initiated by Forum Lenteng to read a global phenomenon in social, political, economic and culture contexts through cinema. Of cinema, it is expected to capture the global society phenomenon, both in terms of aesthetic and socio-political context through the language of documentary and experimental filmmaking. Curators/film programmers below 30 years old based in Asian countries and from one Asian country can apply. Deadline: 20 April 2017.
Aarhus Center for Visual Art (Aarhus Billedkunstcenter, AaBKC) invites international visual artists to apply to AaBKC Residency’s Fall 2017 program. The aim of AaBKC Residency is to introduce international artists and curators to the visual arts scene in Aarhus, Denmark - the second largest city in Denmark and designated European Capital of Culture 2017. Deadline: 17 April 2017.
This programme is devoted to the performing arts and is directed both to live performance artists (of all disciplines) and to visual artists who wish to create for the stage. Indeed, collaborations between performing artists and visual artists are encouraged. It concerns hybrid performances with a predominant visual arts dimension, scheduled to be premiered between January and December 2018. Deadline: 1 July 2017.
Arterial Network requires a suitably skilled and experienced person to head the Continental secretariat of Arterial Network in Abidjan. The Secretary-General is responsible for driving the strategic vision of the Network, implementing the decisions of the Steering Committee and managing the Network on a day-to-day basis. Deadline: 5 April 2017.
This open call is intended to students, curators, educators, artists, cultural workers, ICT’s experts, thinkers, hackers, social scientists, engineers, writers, storytellers, game designers, coders... The project will deal with the following issues, always related to migration : ecology, energy, multicultural community, human rights, health, integration, nutrition and food. The project can take one of the following forms : installation, interactive experience / new media (augmented reality / 360 ° video / transmedia), game, edition. Deadline: 15 May 2017.
Risk Change is a project that explores the socio-political preassures that are conditioned by the movement of the population, changing of residence, migration, exile, etc, through interdisciplinary and intercultural approaches. During 2017 the focus will be on the humanistic consideration of the current social and political issues through the intermedia art practices. The public invitation refers to three solo exhibitions that would be realized in one of the exhibition spaces of the Museum of Contemporary Art of Vojvodina during the year 2017. Deadline: 15 April 2017.
The Call for Fellows invites applicants to submit a research proposal with a unique perspective and specific methodology to address pressing contemporary questions in which architecture, design and digital culture play a part. This fellowship is also an opportunity to interact with and challenge the ongoing activities of the institute, amidst the wider context of the debate on the role of institutions. Deadline: 16 April 2017.
Julie’s Bicycle’s vision is a creative community powering action on climate change. Four positions are now available at JB: Programme Manager, Communications Manager, Environmental Sustainability Coordinator and Finance manager. Deadline: 3 April 2017.
Robert Bosch GmbH, Akademie Schloss Solitude and Wimmelforschung > WimmelResearch-Fellowship (Germany)
The »WimmelResearch-Fellowship« addresses artists coming from the disciplines of architecture, visual arts, performing arts, sound, design, literature and time-based media, who have a serious interest in interdisciplinary exchange. The purpose of the fellowship is to support encounters as well as interdisciplinary exchange in the context of science, economy and art. The collaboration’s aim is not the production of a specific artistic work, but the encounter and the process of intercommunication itself. Deadline: 30 March 2017.
The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea (MMCA) hosts an international research program for the museum professionals including curators, conservators and educators. This program was initiated as a part of the Cultural Partnership Initiative (CPI) Project supported by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Korea. Participants of this programme have been mainly curators of contemporary art museums from all over the world. Citizen of the following regions can apply: Asia, Africa, Middle East, Eastern Europe, Central and South America. Deadline: 15 April 2017.
This publication is focused on social and participatory art practices analyzed through a methodology of dialogues and conversations with artists and cultural practitioners from Asia and Europe. Among the different topics discussed in the publication, there is the significant emergence of artistic and cultural mobility.
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The Akademie Director shall represent the former judicially and extra-judicially. He/she shall manage the affairs of the Akademie within the framework of the foundation's objective. His/her remit includes artistic direction as regards the administration of the Akademie. Deadline: 28 April 2017.
THINK URBAN: call for representatives of artistic and cultural environments from Wroclaw partner cities (Poland)
The organisers invite artists, curators, researchers, journalists, activists and animators interested in urban scene to create a new project in Wrocław. Key words for this open call are: urban identity and community, ecology and green philosophy, cultural and civic education, self-organisation and collectivism, public space and innovative solutions for cities, activism, guerilla initiatives, design and new technologies and, above all, artistic and cultural practices in contemporary urban environment. Eligible cities are: Breda (the Netherlands), Lille and Poitiers (Department of La Vienne/France), Dresden and Wiesbaden (Germany), Grodno (Belarus), Hradec Kralove (Czech Republic), Kaunas and Vilnius (Lithuania), Lviv (Ukraine) and Ramat Gan (Israel). Deadline: 28 April 2017.