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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).

17.04.2019

i-Portunus > Test of a new cultural mobility scheme in Creative Europe countries (visual and performing arts)

Between April and September 2019, i-Portunus will issue three Calls for Applications, providing support for 350-500 short-term (15-85 days), international mobilities of artists active in the fields of the performing or visual arts and residing in a Creative Europe country. These mobilities must have a specific and well-defined objective, such as to develop an international collaboration, to engage in a production-oriented residency or in professional development, to present work in another country or to develop projects with local communities in the destination country. The first call is out with a deadline on 15 May 2019.

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15.04.2019

Asia-Europe Foundation > Call for articles for culture360.ASEF.org on #Peripheries

culture360.ASEF.org is an online platform offering up-to-date information on arts, culture & heritage from 51 countries in Asia & Europe. It is a website for artists, cultural professionals, policy makers and anyone interested in international cultural co-operation. culture360.ASEF.org is looking to commission a series of articles related to the topic of peripheries, be it smaller cities, islands or rural areas that are geographically distant from the big cultural centres. Deadline: 15 May 2019.

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15.04.2019

Para Site (Hong Kong) > 2019 Workshops for Emerging Curators

In its 5th successive edition, the organisers will work with a group of emerging curators,writers, critics, researchers, and other arts professionals from Hong Kong and abroad, through a series of closed-door workshops, lectures, and site-visits. This intensive programme is designed to provide learning and thinking opportunities, mediated by reputed speakers from Para Site’s International Conference as well as by art practitioners from across Hong Kong’s diverse institutional landscape. Deadline: 19 May 2019.

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15.04.2019

Trust in Play – European School of Urban Game Design > Open call (Greece)

Trust in Play supports emerging practitioners in forming a career out of making urban games and playful urban experiences. Benefits include enhancing your professional capacity (artistic and business skills) and acquiring the tools necessary to start working sustainably. You will be part of an international community of urban game designers, artists, academics and cultural organisations with a basic goal to support your work and improve your financial sustainability. The school organisers actively involve experts with considerable experience in state of the art urban play projects, community-based artistic games and innovative playful experiences. Deadline: 31 May 2019.

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15.04.2019

Nordic Summer University (NSU) > Call for proposals (Denmark and Norway)

The Nordic Summer University (NSU) is commissioning artistic projects, research projects and new collaborations around its historical archive in Copenhagen. They are seeking proposals for works which trace the spread of NSU’s values across the world. The projects will culminate in a mini-festival in Norway in Summer 2020 to celebrate NSU’s 70th anniversary – truly the oldest Nordic institution of its kind! Deadline: 31 May 2019.

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14.04.2019

Visas pour la Création (Afrique et Caraïbes) > Résidences (France)

Visas pour la Création est un dispositif du programme « Afrique et Caraïbes en créations ». Il a pour objectif d’accompagner l’émergence artistique en Afrique et dans les Caraïbes grâce à des résidences en France métropolitaine et dans les régions d’outre-mer pour leur permettre de développer un projet de création ou de recherche.Ce dispositif s'adresse aux artistes et commissaires résidant en Afrique ou dans les Caraïbes, justifiant d’une expérience professionnelle dans le domaine artistique concerné et qui ont besoin, pour développer leur création ou leur carrière, d’un temps de résidence de 2 mois en France. Date limite : 31 mai 2019.

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12.04.2019

BOZAR (Belgium), Naples University - Frederic II (Italy) & Mies van der Rohe Foundation (Spain) > Open call for residencies

Are you a visual artist, architect, writer or performer living in the European Union who is passionate about architectural heritage? BOZAR (Belgium), Naples University - Frederic II (Italy) and the Mies van der Rohe Foundation (Spain) are launching an open call for residencies in 6 modern European houses. These are private homes with a notable architecture, rarely accessible to the public and whose former occupants were privileged witnesses to the cultural life of the 20th century. Deadline: 30 April 2019.

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11.04.2019

Ilucidare > Open call for applications for focus group and co-creation ateliers (Poland)

The International Cultural Centre in Kraków, together with the members of the ILUCIDARE project consortium, invite experts from Central and Eastern Europe to participate and contribute to increasing and promoting the knowledge on heritage and innovation as well heritage and diplomacy relations by taking part in the ILUCIDARE focus group and co-creation atelier to be held in Kraków on June 10-11, 2019. Deadline: 30 April 2019.

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09.04.2019

Programa Internacional de Residencias LODO 2019 (Argentina)

El Programa Internacional de Residencias LODO 2019 abre la convocatoria para la Residencia de artes escénicas LODO, que tendrá lugar en la Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires en el mes de noviembre. Tenés tiempo hasta el 15 de mayo para hacernos llegar tu proyecto.

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09.04.2019

Fondation pour l’art contemporain Claudine et Jean-Marc Salomon > Résidence > Prix (New York)

La Fondation pour l’art contemporain Claudine et Jean-Marc Salomon a initié depuis 2015 un programme de résidence sous la forme d’un prix (Salomon Foundation Residency Award) à Brooklyn USA, en partenariat avec L’International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP). Ce programme permet à un/une artiste de moins de 35 ans issu/e d’un pays membre de l’Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie, de bénéficier d’une résidence de 6 mois à New-York. Date limite : 28 avril 2019.

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08.04.2019

Open Call: Tandem Cultural Capitals

Tandem is looking for cultural professionals and their organisations from seven former or future European Capitals of Culture to explore and develop cross-border collaborations with peers from other participating cities. Throughout 2019, you will identify and experiment with inspiring collaboration ideas and jointly put the European dimension of your Capital of Culture into concrete practice.The ECOC are Leeuwarden-Fryslân 2018 | Galway 2020 | Rijeka 2020 | Eleusis 2021 | Novi Sad 2021 | Kaunas 2022 | Veszprém 2023. Deadline: 28 April 2019.

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08.04.2019

Paradise AIR (Japan) > LONGSTAY Programme 2019

This year, the organisers have invited Futoshi Hoshino as the programme’s guest researcher, who will be accompanying the artists on their residency. The theme of the open call is “Unknown Pleasures”. Also, the term of the residency will be divided into two parts – Research and Creation – which will hopefully offer artists a chance to observe and engage with the city in more depth. Deadline: 30 April 2019.

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04.04.2019

CIMAM (Australia) > Travel grant applications

CIMAM is offering around 22 grants generously supported by Getty Foundation, Adam Mickiewicz Institute, Alserkal Arts Foundation, V-A-C Foundation and Byucksan Foundation to attend CIMAM 2019 Annual Conference taking place in Sydney, Australia (15-17 November 2019). Researchers and independent curators whose field of research and specialization is contemporary art theory, collections and museums and most of their field of professional activity is related to the functions of an art museum, are also eligible. Applicants should not be involved in any kind of commercial or for-profit activity. Deadline: 5 May 2019.

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03.04.2019

Appel à candidatures "Atelier des ailleurs 5", résidence de création dans les Terres australes françaises

L’administration supérieure des Terres australes et antarctiques françaises (TAAF) et le ministère de la Culture, direction des affaires culturelles de La Réunion, lancent l’édition 2019 / 2020 de la résidence de création exceptionnelle dans les Terres australes françaises (Crozet, Kerguelen, Amsterdam), « L’Atelier des Ailleurs 5 ». L’appel à projet 2019/2020 s’adresse aux artistes du spectacle vivant souhaitant vivre une expérience extraordinaire d’environ trois mois de création dans les Terres australes et antarctiques françaises entre décembre 2019 et avril 2020. Date limite : 31 mai 2019.

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02.04.2019

AFIELD > Open call for mentorship 2019

For the first time AFIELD launches an open call to support 3 individuals engaged in social and artistic experimentation. They will be granted seed funding to develop their initiatives and advice from a mentor chosen with them within the AFIELD network, for a period of 18 months. Initiated in 2014 by Council and supported by Tsadik Foundation, AFIELD is a network, a fellowship and an advocacy program for social initiatives from arts and culture. Each year the program supports artists, researchers or activists committed to a long-term social initiative by identifying 2 fellows and 3 mentees. Deadline: 12 May 2019.

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