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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).

04.04.2017

AWAJI ART CIRCUS 2017 > Open Call for Artists / Performers

AWAJI ART CIRCUS 2017 has for main missions to bring international circus to the island of Awaji while helping for the economic and touristic revitalization of the island. Deadline: 30 April 2017.

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04.04.2017

Kyoto Art Centre (Japan) > Artist-in-Residence Programme 2018 (performing arts)

This residency is open to emerging artists and art researchers working in the performing arts sector (dance, theater and music among others.), who have a well defined reason to work and research in Kyoto. Deadline: 30 June 2017.

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03.04.2017

Curators Lab > Mutual learning > Open call for a research project in Southeast Asia

Mutual Learning is the research and residency component of the Mutual Project. The Mutual Learning Research Residency Program aims to extend the goals of Mutual Unknowns through 2 travel/research/residency grants that will take place in South East Asian countries. The organisers encourage research proposals that are inquisitive and seek to explore the many networks and strategies of interaction, movement, and informality that animate and reinforce the production and presentation of art in the region. Eligibility Countries: Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor leste and Vietnam. Deadline: 30 June 2017.

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03.04.2017

European Music Incubator > Open call (training programme)

European Music Incubator is an experimental training program for European emerging musicians who want to develop a long-term career grounded in entrepreneurial mindset and reaching beyond the traditional framework of popular music. The program is considering the diversification of activities as a key-factor to diversify sources of income and to reach a wider audience. European Music Incubator is open to all artists from each partner’s local area, eg: Croatia, Estonia, Genova/Italia, Liverpool/UK and Pays-de-la-Loire/France. Deadline: 30 April 2017.

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03.04.2017

Fluxus Art Projects (France/ Grande-Bretagne) > Appel à projets

Fluxus est un programme bilatéral favorisant les échanges culturels entre la France et le Royaume-Uni dans le domaine des arts visuels. Fluxus apporte son soutien aux artistes français ayant un projet d’exposition au Royaume-Uni, aux artistes britanniques dont le travail doit être présenté en France, de même qu’aux commissaires désireux d’entreprendre un voyage de recherche dans le pays voisin. Date limite: 22 mai 2017.

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02.04.2017

Embassy of Foreign Artists (Suisse) > Appel à candidatures

Le concours est ouvert aux artistes professionnels de tous les domaines artistiques (arts plastiques, danse, théâtre, musique, écriture, livre, bande dessinée, cinéma, etc.) ; aux personnes actives dans le domaine de la recherche sur les pratiques artistiques contemporaines ; aux acteurs culturels tels que commissaires d'exposition, dramaturges, scénographes, etc. ; ou provenant de disciplines appliquées (architecture, design). Date limite: 30 avril 2017.

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01.04.2017

Artists at Risk > First open call

The organisers welcome AR-Residents as honoured visiting art professionals, rather than as asylum seekers or refugees. Art practitioners at risk of grievous suppression of freedom of expression, persecution or politically motivated threats to their basic freedoms may apply. AR-Residencies enable practitioners to take a “breather” from their home country, or to use the programme as a “stepping stone” to re-orient their professional lives. Deadline: 15 May 2017.

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01.04.2017

On the Move General Assembly and meetings, Cardiff, Wales

After Warsaw, On the Move was in Cardiff, Wales for its General Assembly and related meetings, hosted by Wales Arts International on 5-6 April 2017. Represented On the Move's members were: Zbigniew Raszewski Theatre Institute (Poland); Arts and Theatre Institute (Czech Republic), DutchCulture / TransArtists, Fresh Arts Coalition Europe-FACE, IETM, Trans Europe Halles, RES ARTIS, Circostrada, MobiCulture (France), Russian Theatre Federation, IG Kultur Austria, JMEvents, ITI Germany, IGBK, Teaterunionen - Swedish ITI, Wales Arts International and Marta Gracia (individual).

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31.03.2017

European Digital Arts Residency Call Out for Artists in Ireland, France and Latvia

EUCIDA is a Creative Europe funded project led by RUA RED South Dublin Arts Centre Company (Ireland), in partnership with Espace multimedia gantner (France) and Rezeknes novada pasvaldiba (Latvia). It is an interactive and innovative community of digital artists and cultural workers connecting to imagine new ways of artistic mobility, to use technologies as means of sharing experience, creative practice and professional opportunities transnationally both for artists and new publics in reality and virtually. The EUCIDA Artist in Residency provides artists with an opportunity to bring their practice to a new, productive, supportive and dynamic environment located within one of the three Partners’ venues, Dublin, France and Latvia. Deadline: 5 May 2017.

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31.03.2017

Electric South (South Africa) > New Dimensions virtual reality workshop

The organisers are looking for 6 artists with exciting ideas for non-fiction Virtual Reality projects from anywhere in Africa to attend a five day VR workshop taking place in Cape Town (South Africa) from 24 -28 July 2017. No VR experience required but we are looking for established artists and filmmakers in their field, ranging from documentary and fiction film, theatre, performance & visual arts, fashion, photography, writing, design and game development. Ideas must be non-fiction but we welcome a range of approaches: 360 film, animation, interactive, hybrid etc. Deadline: 1 May 2017.

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30.03.2017

Aomori Contemporary Art Centre (ACAC) > Artist residency 'Here and beyond' (Japan)

The Aomori Contemporary Art Centre (ACAC), Aomori Public University opened in December 2001 as an artistic institution centered on an ‘Artist in Residence’ (AIR) programme. ACAC invites to its facility artists who play an active part in the field of contemporary art. During the residency period, they hold an exhibition and various exchange programmes to contribute to the creative life. Through creative activities, presentations, workshops, and lectures by the artist, the aim of the programme is to help the audience gain a deeper understanding of art and to promote international exchange. Deadline: 12 May 2017.

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30.03.2017

Phileas (Austria) > A fund for contemporary art

Phileas is an independent philanthropic organisation based in Vienna that raises private funding to support ambitious projects within the field of contemporary art. Phileas works together with artists, museums and Biennials to enable the production, exhibition and acquisition of art for public institutions. A particular focus lies on the commission and production of exhibitions by Austrian artists abroad, and by international artists in Austria. Recently, Phileas has established collaborations with many of the world’s leading Biennales, in order to encourage and support the participation of Austrian and Austrian-based artists. Phileas also organises and funds research trips for international curators and critics to Austrian museums, galleries and artists’ studios. Deadline: 26 June 2017.

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28.03.2017

Actors, Musicians, Dancers, Circus Artists Wanted > International Theatre and Music Project “INSTANT ACTS against violence and racism 2017” (DE/IT)

Interkunst e.V. is looking for performers – soloists or duos, age between 18 and 30, who are involved in theatre, dance, music, circus (no aerial acts), x-sport etc. They want to create an international ensemble of 15 talented and creative people who are open for new experiences. They want to reach out a young audience and explore different aspects of violence, racism and islamophobia. Deadline: 31 May 2017.

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28.03.2017

HAU. TRADITIONAL BASQUE OBJECTS DESIGN CONTEST

The piece to be reviewed in this call is the taloaskea, a rectangular dish used by Basque shepherds to take the stew.This call is opened to any person or legal entity of any age (students, professionals or collectives) in the design field (industrial and product design, architecture, engineering, fine arts, etc.) from any country. Participation in the competition is free. Deadline: 5 May 2017.

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27.03.2017

Cartographie interactive des acteurs néo-aquitains intéressés par les projets de coopération internationale

Cette cartographie, réalisée en partenariat avec On the Move, a pour but d'identifier les volontés de coopération européenne et / ou collaborations internationales sur le territoire de la Nouvelle Aquitaine. Elle permettra au LABA de représenter les structures régionales lors des salons et rencontres internationaux.

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