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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).

03.08.2018

Africa Centre > Call for residencies (Australia, Brazil, USA and Italy)

On offer this year are artist residencies at Bundanon Trust in Australia, Instituto Sacatar in Brazil, Fountainhead Residency & ISCP-NYC in the USA. Residencies at these spaces are available to early and mid-career African artists who predominantly live and work on the continent. The Africa Centre is also accepting applications from mid-late career, highly accomplished artists for residencies at the prestigious Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center located on the shores of Lake Como in Italy. All residencies are available to innovative, provocative and socially conscious visual and performance artists, composers, fiction and nonfiction writers, playwrights, poets, video/filmmakers, curators, as well as artists working in digital art forms. Deadline: 15 October 2018.

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03.08.2018

Conference - Mobility of Aesthetics: Registration now open (Poland)

The conference "Mobility of Aesthetics" will take place in Warsaw on 12 and 13 October 2018. The preliminary programme of the conference is now available and more detailed information will be published shortly. This International Conference is co-organized by Zbigniew Raszewski Theatre Institute and International Theatre Institute Germany with the support of the European networks ENICPA and On the Move as well as Galeria Zachęta, Warsaw. Deadline: 15 September 2018.

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02.08.2018

Eleusis 2021 European Capital of Culture > Initiator > Residency programme (Greece)

Eleusis 2021 European Capital of Culture launches Initiator, the first artist-in-residence programme fully dedicated to installation art (site specific, environments etc.). The goal of this residency is to provide space for research, experiment and production for emerging artists, aspiring to become a hub for installation art. Initiator is open to Greek and international contemporary art practitioners in the beginning of their career with interest in installation art, providing them the opportunity to live and work in Eleusis for one month. Artists from the Balkan region are especially encouraged to apply. Deadline: 25 August 2018.

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02.08.2018

Agence Française de Développement > Appel d'offres > Afrique Créative

Dans le cadre de son nouveau mandat sur les industries culturelles et créatives, l’Agence Française de Développement lance l’appel à projets « Afrique Créative » qui vise à soutenir l’entrepreneuriat culturel dans les pays d’Afrique. Cet appel à projets permettra d’accompagner entre 5 et 10 projets bénéficiaires sur les plans technique et financier pendant 2 ans. Afrique Créative sera mis en œuvre par un ensemblier (structure unique ou consortium) qui en assurera le pilotage et la coordination, après avoir été sélectionné via un appel d’offres. Date limite : 10 septembre 2018.

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01.08.2018

European Music Market Accelerator (France) > Project-manager needed!

European Music Market Accelerator is looking for a Project Manager to join its team in Paris, France. The Project Manager will be part of the Parisian team of MaMA (organization of MaMA Festival & Convention) in Paris for the execution of the EU-funded project “European Music Market Accelerator”, a project that have recently been granted by Europe Creative. The Project Manager will closely collaborate with the direction of MaMA as well as the finance manager and the communication manager of the granted project, with all the project partners in Europe. Deadline: 10 September 2018.

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01.08.2018

France Media Mondes > Chargé de Projets Européens H/F

Le groupe France Médias Monde réunit France 24, la chaîne d'information continue (en français, en anglais, en arabe et en espagnol) ; RFI, la radio mondiale (en français et en treize autres langues) et Monte Carlo Doualiya, la radio universaliste en langue arabe. France Médias Monde dispose d'un service des « financements et bailleurs internationaux » qui se compose d'une responsable et deux chargées de projets. Candidatez dès que possible pour rejoindre ce service!

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01.08.2018

Appel à candidatures Résidence d’écriture Afriques-Haïti 2019 à Bordeaux (France)

L’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 : 30 septembre 2018.

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01.08.2018

Open Call for Rupert Residency Programme 2019 (Lithuania)

Rupert’s Residency Programme is dedicated to local and international practitioners and thinkers (such as artists, writers, curators, researchers, cultural managers and academics), providing them with the opportunity to live and work in Vilnius while developing individual projects and immersing themselves in the region’s contemporary art field. The residents can also get involved in Rupert’s Alternative Education Programme, as well as the Exhibitions and Public Programmes, where the residents can attend talks, lectures and workshops by prominent curators, artists and thinkers from all over the world. Deadline: 26 August 2018.

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01.08.2018

Culture Resource > Wijhat (Destinations) > International mobility fund for artists and cultural actors

Wijhat (Destinations) is a program developed by Culture Resource while merging the Mawa3eed and Tajwaal programs. It is designed to serve artists and cultural actors in the Arab region by offering grants of up to 8,000 US Dollars to support travel both within and outside the Arab region, thereby enabling the grantees to present their works to new audiences and to engage in new and diverse inter- and intra-Arab cultural exchange experiences. Applications are accepted throughout the year, but there are specific times for evaluating the applications and announcing the grantees.

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31.07.2018

Tbilisi Architecture Biennial (Georgia) > Buildings Are Not Enough

Tbilisi Architecture Biennial is announcing a contest for public installation projects in the frame of first Biennial event “Buildings are not enough.” Various buildings and public spaces in Gldani district are planned to be the center of the dialogue about architectural and urban topics. The Biennial will include a symposium, exhibitions, interventions in Gldani public spaces, in collaborations with the local community, international architecture and urban planning experts, artists and scientists. Deadline: 24 August 2018.

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31.07.2018

Goethe-Institut > Call for international coproductions

This funding is intended for coproductions by artists in the fields of theatre, dance, music and performance art, in which hybrid and interdisciplinary formats and the use of digital media may be key components. The target group comprises professional artists and ensembles abroad and in Germany, which demonstrably lack sufficient resources to realize their coproduction project on their own. With the International Coproduction Fund the Goethe-Institut would like to support the unrestricted international and intercultural exchange of artists and their ideas. The facilitation of such an exchange and the networking it spawns among the various players are equally as important as the productions resulting from the project. Deadline: 15 October 2018.

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29.07.2018

MIMMOS 2019 – Sintra International Festival of Puppets, Masks and Objects (Portugal) > Open call for projects

The Festival program includes theater shows, street animation, workshops and exhibitions, to be presented in several locations in Agualva Mira Sintra, giving privilege to the open air presentations, contributing to a better experience of the streets and green spaces and with the mission to deliver culture to our local communities and audiences which are in need of more cultural activities. The organisers welcome projects that include workshops and community engagement. Deadline: 30 August 2018.

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28.07.2018

HIVE#03 by the Camp (France) > Open call

HIVE is a 6-month residency program hosting 20 young artists and creators from all over the world. This team of young creatives form a collaborative expedition to explore and hack the future, developing concrete solutions applied to universal issues. Energy, oceans, mobility, education, quality of life… are the kind of challenges. 5 functional prototypes will be the result of the residency. Art pieces, interactive experiences, technological solutions, social innovations, everything is possible as long as your project contribute to a more desirable future and as you work in a collaborative way! Deadline: 30 September 2018.

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28.07.2018

Without Walls (UK) > Open Call – Support for commissioning and touring for new outdoor work in 2019

Without Walls supports the creation and touring of a range of exciting and ambitious outdoor projects of different genres, styles and forms by UK artists. Its main agenda is to support new work of the highest quality. Artists are invited to submit proposals for the next round of Without Walls commissions, for new outdoor arts projects in any form which will premiere and tour in 2019. Without Walls can support projects that are developed in association with International Artists, but the lead partner on the project must be based in the UK. Deadline: 4 September 2018.

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28.07.2018

Réseau mexicain des Alliances Françaises > Résidence itinérante de création textile (Mexique)

Dans le cadre de sa politique de soutien aux talents émergents et de promotion du dialogue artistique entre le Mexique et la France autour du textile, le réseau des Alliances Françaises du Mexique invitera entre mars et juin 2019 un créateur français ou une créatrice française du champ textile pour une résidence itinérante dans plusieurs villes du Mexique. Date limite : 14 octobre 2018.

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