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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).

20.05.2019

Institut français > Assistant(e) de direction au département Développement et Coopération Artistiques

Sous l’autorité du directeur et de la directrice adjointe, l’Assistant(e) de direction est en charge de les assister dans les tâches quotidiennes, en liaison avec l’équipe du département et les autres départements de l’Institut français, en particulier le département de la communication. Il/elle participe à la mise en œuvre du plan de communication du DDCA. Date limite : 30 mai 2019.

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19.05.2019

Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (Portugal) > Artist residency (visuals arts)

The Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation in partnership with the School of Arts will provide a 3-months residency to one international artist or curator to develop their work for a period of three months, between September and December 2019. The goal of the residency program is to provide space, time and assistance for research, experiment and production in the development of the selected candidate body of work. The result of the residency will be publicly presented in a format to be discussed with the School of Arts upon arrival (exhibition, performance, conference, concert, talk). Deadline: 31 May 2019.

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18.05.2019

Google Arts and Culture > Artists + Machine Intelligence Grants

Google Arts & Culture and Google AI support contemporary artists working with machine learning in their art practices. As part of Google’s ongoing commitment to support ambitious computer science research and the arts, Google Arts & Culture, in collaboration with Google AI, invite proposals from contemporary artists working with machine learning in their art practices. This opportunity is open to artists at a critical juncture in their career, in which the opportunity to experiment with and receive resources from an AI research team would be impactful. Emerging artists, especially artists from underrepresented communities in art and technology, are strongly encouraged to apply. Deadline: 15 July 2019.

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17.05.2019

i Light Singapore 2020: Open Call

The sustainable light art festival will return for its 8th edition from 6 to 29 March 2020 and showcase new and exciting light art installations at Marina Bay and its vicinity. Sustainability, circular economy, upcycling, regenerative, renewal, nature, nurture are the key words for artistic creations and interpretations. Deadline: 12 July 2019.

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17.05.2019

GMEA – National Center of Musical Creation of Albi-Tarn (France) > Open call for applications

The GMEA – National Center of Musical Creation of Albi-Tarn was founded in 1981. Accessible to all sound and experimental musical practices of our time, the GMEA accompanies the emergence of new musical forms coming from written, improvised, instrumental, electroacoustic or electronic music. The centre will welcome musicians or ensembles from one to seven persons at a time for a residency session of 5 days. The aim is to permit creation, recording, research or sound work on a multidisciplinary project (dance, visual arts…). Deadline: 30 June 2019.

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16.05.2019

b-side festival 2020 (UK) > Open call

The b-side biennial festival commissions site-responsive work for public spaces on Portland revealing aspects of the island environment and communities and their relationship to elsewhere. The commissions form the core programme of the festival which this year has the theme of its relationship to and with land under the title of Common Lands. They commission work in any media that is thoughtful, maverick, poetic or just simply beautiful. Deadline: 23 June 2019.

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16.05.2019

Eyebeam’s 2020 Residency Open Call (USA) > Terms of refusal

When ideals of capitalist progress become the driver of societal value, a position of refusal can be a political and necessary act. Eyebeam’s 2020 Residency Open Call asks applicants to consider refusal as it relates to technology and its impact on society. How do acts of refusal manifest in one’s life and work poetically or directly? The 2020 Residency will launch as a 6 month research and experimentation-focused program for creative practitioners. The residency will be awarded to 4 individuals or collaborative projects and will run from January 2020 through June 2020, with extended access to Eyebeam’s shared workspace and equipment through September 2020. Deadline: 21 June 2019.

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16.05.2019

Playhouse Derry Northern Ireland > National / International Theatre Practitioner needed!

The Theatre & Peacebuilding Academy based at the Playhouse Derry-Londonderry Northern Ireland is seeking to appoint two Resident National / International Socially Engaged Theatre Practitioners who will each deliver a 1 x 3-week scoping (research & development) study and 1 x 6 month (minimum) residency which culminates in a multi-media theatre performance involving a minimum of seven community participants. Deadline: 5 June 2019.

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16.05.2019

Shake Résidences Nomades (Tunisie)

Shake résidences nomades, structure basée à Bruxelles soutenant la création contemporaine émergente et féminine, lance un appel à candidatures pour sa première résidence qui aura lieu à Tunis. Trois résidences, destinées à des artistes plasticiennes émergentes ou étudiantes en arts plastiques et résidant en Belgique ou au Maghreb sont à pourvoir. Leur objectif est de proposer aux artistes une ouverture dans leur pratique quotidienne et un temps de création pour développer un travail en relation directe avec le contexte de la ville de Tunis, dans un temps déterminé. La résidence est également un temps de rencontres, d’échanges et de découvertes des réalités culturelles tunisiennes. Date limite : 15 juin 2019.

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16.05.2019

Bourse de recherche curatoriale (France) > Projets Afrique

Dans le cadre de la saison Africa 2020, les Rencontres d’Arles et l’Institut français lancent une bourse de recherche curatoriale ouverte aux ressortissants d’un pays africain, établis la majorité du temps sur le continent africain. La bourse de recherche curatoriale des Rencontres d’Arles & de l’Institut français s’adresse aux commissaires d’exposition du continent africain souhaitant réaliser un projet inédit d’exposition en lien avec l’image / la photographie et s’inscrivant sur le territoire. Date limite : 13 juin 2019.

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15.05.2019

Toyota Foundation > Grant programme 2019

The grant programme focuses on deepening mutual understanding and knowledge-sharing among people on the ground in East and Southeast Asia who are finding solutions to shared issues. Through promoting direct interaction among key players, the grant program aims to survey and analyze situations in target countries, obtain new perspectives, and expand the potential of future generations. The covered countries are: Japan, China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, South Korea, Mongolia as well as Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Vietnam. Deadline: 8 June 2019.

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15.05.2019

Randell Cottage Résidence d’écrivain à Wellington : appel à candidatures pour 2020

La résidence du Randell Cottage accueille alternativement chaque année un auteur français et un auteur néo-zélandais. Elle est organisée par l’Ambassade de France en Nouvelle-Zélande en partenariat avec le Randell Cottage Writers’ Trust et la Arts Foundation of New Zealand. Date limite : 30 juin 2019.

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14.05.2019

Studio Das Weisse Haus (Austria) > Artist in Residence 2019

studio das weisse haus is a residence and studio program for local and international artists, curators, theorists and critcs. The programme was founded in 2013 by Kunstverein das weisse haus. Their main purpose is to offer a platform where professionals from the art field can work together. The main goal of this residency is to support an international artist with a two-month stay in Vienna, in order to carry out his/her ongoing research project. Deadline: 3 June 2019.

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14.05.2019

Call for proposals: Cultural and artistic initiatives to environmental challenges

Building on the success of the previous year, the Prince Claus Fund and the Goethe-Institut are issuing a new Call for Proposals to support cultural and artistic initiatives tackling pressing environmental issues around the world. This call for proposals is aimed at Africa, Latin America, Asia, the Caribbean and Eastern Europe. It seeks to support initiatives that enable local communities as well as global institutions to engage with the threatening changes of nature and our environment through contemporary artistic and cultural interventions. Deadline: 14 June 2019.

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12.05.2019

in : v z b l festival (Romania) > Call for residencies

in : v z b l festival will take place on 6th, 7th & 8th of September in Timișoara, Romania. The core values of the festival are solidarity, dialogue, respect and dignity. The organisers expect artists to share these values and take them into consideration in creating their works.This call is for residencies that will take place between 16th of August and 9th of September. From visual arts to performance, from theater to dance, music, painting, sculpture, photo, video, installation and literature or more experimental forms, every means of expression is welcome. Deadline: 30 May 2019.

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