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).
Le programme de résidence Villa Saigon s’adresse aux artistes ou collectifs de nationalité́ française ou résidant en France, de toutes disciplines, engagés professionnellement dans la création contemporaine. Il a pour ambition de favoriser le dialogue artistique qui existe entre la France et le Vietnam. C’est pourquoi le principe de la Villa Saigon est que les candidats à la résidence doivent avoir identifié un partenaire ou une structure locale avec lesquels sera mené leur projet. C’est un des critères principaux de sélection des projets pour le jury et cela constitue la garantie d’une résidence intégrée dans la scène culturelle d’Ho Chi Minh-Ville. Date limite : 31 mai 2018.
The special issue of the Online Magazine InterArtive will be dedicated to Walking Art. Theorists, critics, curators and artists who work on the subject are invited to participate. This special issue aims to address this important topic, by focusing on the realization of the walking approach as art practice, its theoretical background and the historical approaches of walking. Deadline: 31 May 2018.
Routes4U is a joint programme between the Council of Europe (Enlarged Partial Agreement on Cultural Routes (EPA), Directorate General of Democracy) and the European Union (European Commission, Directorate-General Regional and Urban Policy) for 2017 until 2020. Routes4U is currently setting up a list of independent experts and are seeking professionals in the following fields of expertise: Regional development and/or sustainable growth, Social participation and/or cohesion and Communication and/or public relation work. Deadline: 31 March 2018.
START is a capacity building and fellowship program for aspiring cultural managers in Greece. The program supports creative minds to kick-start cultural initiatives that generate a positive social impact on their local communities. By facilitating growth and exchange in the sociocultural sector, START aims to create new perspectives for young professionals in Greece and foster social cohesion in Europe. Deadline: 5 April 2018.
In its 24 years history, ARCUS Project has invited 100 artists including pairs from 33 countries/regions, and supported their artistic projects and researches during the residence. A number of previous resident artists are now known as cutting-edge artists in the international art scene. ARCUS Project Artist-in-Residence Program has focused on the “process” of activities. Therefore, the organisers are looking for a project which does not regard final presentation as a goal, but tries to conduct a site-specific research/project within a certain period of time. It is also expected that the research/project is open to public for sharing the process and collaboration. Deadline: 27 April 2018.
Qalandiya International 2018 > Ramallah Municipality’s Mamarat (Paths) residency programme (Palestine)
Mamarat (Paths) is the residency programme of Ramallah Municipality seeking to utilise its growing global networks in the field of culture for the purpose of the 2018 edition of Qalandia International, its theme being (Solidarity). Selected artists will have the opportunity to meet local Palestinian artists, art professionals, and contribute to the final exhibition produced by the Municipality of Ramallah and curated by Reem Fadda, which will be part of this edition of Qalandyia International in October 2018. Deadline: 1 April 2018.
Culture Backstage is an EU funded training program for young cultural entrepreneurs who wish to develop and implement projects on a European scale. It is developed by the European Creative Network for Culture, under the leadership of Creature. This program is designed for young aspiring cultural and artistic entrepreneurs (18-30 years old) - based in France, Belgium, Poland, Germany and Italy - to acquire the theoretical and practical means to make their idea come true. The participants will learn about culture, entrepreneurship, art, media, philosophy, marketing and much more while exploring major European cities and cultural hubs. Deadline: 15 April 2018.
rMany organisations and networks in Europe have started to publish mapping, researches and online information about refugees' integration through art and culture and refugees / migrants as artists. This page is about listing these initiatives. Feel free to email mobility(at)on-the-move.org for further inputs.
Al Mawred Al Thaqafy (Culture Resource) > Open call for projects and initiatives in the framework of cultural policy
Al Mawred Al Thaqafy (Culture Resource) announces an open call for projects that aim to develop or change cultural policies on the local or regional levels in the Arab region. The call is open for projects within the following themes: Freedom of expression and cultural rights, Laws and legislations related to the field of arts and culture, Accessibility of culture to wider audiences in Arab countries and Civil society and professional organization of artists and cultural groups. Deadline: 12 April 2018.
WBTD is recruiting a Producer/Agent for the Belgians Companies taking part in the Fringe Festival 2018 - Edinburgh - United Kingdom. The producer should be available from May 2018 until July 2018, 2 days a week as well as during September 2018. The producer will also be present before and during the whole Fringe Festival in Edinburgh (Scotland) from 23rd July until 26th August and work full time during that time. Deadline: 23 March 2018.
The residency period is developed together with Science Village Scandinavia. They are responsible for the development of the physical area between the two science facilities MAX IV and ESS are situated, including a future visitor center for science and culture.Two participating artists will for the very first time explore where the arts meet the science of material studies at a site where a UNESCO biosphere reserve meet science facilities. As in Art, Ecology & Science.The theme to work through is "Perspective through details" and the question to discuss is "How can the Arts describe the very search for a greater understanding through the science of details?". Deadline: 16 April 2018.
With New Settings, the Fondation d’entreprise Hermès supports each year the creation and diffusion of new performance works. The chosen projects all feature crossovers of some kind or another: playing on the porosity of the boundary between performing arts and visual arts, their creators experiment with original and unusual forms. Deadline: 1 July 2018.
GENERATOR is a programme aimed at emerging and newly established artists and curators, who have acquired previous relative training and a certain level of professionalization. This programme aims to provide young artists and curators the crucial edge on critique, technique and competences developed in Brittany, which is a dynamic region composed of many contemporary art organisations dedicated to exhibitions, collections, research, and edition. Deadline: 16 June 2018.
The Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission has a strong interest in working with the arts as part of its multi-disciplinary support to EU policy making. The JRC intends to activate rapprochement between the arts and the sciences of the last decades in its daily practice. To that end it established a project in art and science: SciArt. The flagship initiative of the project is the Resonances Festival, which brings together artists, scientists and policymakers around themes central to the JRC and the European Commission. Part of the 2019 Resonances Festival and the related Summer School, the organisers are looking for artists working at the intersection between art and the sciences, with a proven capacity to integrate scientific elements into their own artistic practice. Deadline: 15 April 2018.
CDN Team has a call for choreographers from Egypt, Switzerland, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom in order to present proposals of new creations which will be developed through a residency of two months in Egypt. Six performances (three non-Egyptian and three Egyptian) will be selected and produced for Contemporary Dance Night 2018, which will take place in Cairo Alexandria and Upper Egypt, between October 10th and December 10th 2018. Deadline: 29 March 2018.