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).
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. Projects between German and non-European partners, in particular from transition countries, are preferred. Deadline: 15 October 2019.
The contest focuses on visual representations from an out of ordinary point of view of whatever remains of Jewish Heritage in the urban tissue of the participating cities: Girona, Wroclaw, Tbilisi, Sighet and Belgrade.The contest is open to digital photographers and audiovisual creators, residents of a country of the Council of Europe. Deadline: 26 June 2019.
Artists interested in applying to Collide International/ Barcelona are invited to submit a single proposal that reflects upon encounters between art and science, and offers challenging methods of collaboration and enquiry between artists and scientists at CERN during a 2-month residency at CERN and a 1-month residency at Fabra i Coats Art Factory in Barcelona. Deadline: 31 May 2019.
TaikaBox, in partnership with Ervastinkylä Village Association and funded by Oulu City, is offering a two-week long residency for three artists from different art forms - a mix of local, national and international artists. The residency takes place in the beautiful harbour of Varjakka in Northern Finland. The Warjakka Artist Residency is site-specific: the organisers are expecting the artists to show an interest in the area, its history and environment and use these as starting points for their collaborative investigations and to include the local community in some way. Deadline: 31 May 2019.
Kseij Dance Company, emergent youth company of contemporary dance based in Genoa (IT), with the choreographer Alekseij Canepa, and Production Studio Dance Alla Poilova are looking for a young choreographer to create a new show to be included in the repertoire of the company. Deadline: 1 July 2019.
The Orpheus Institute is looking for a fulltime Post-Doctoral Researcher. The successful candidate will be a performer on historical keyboards, have a passion for artistic research, and be active in the research cluster, Declassifying the Classics, under the directorship of Tom Beghin. Deadline: 7 June 2019.
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RAMDOM ASSOCIATION is calling for research-based artists to take part in a 6-day group investigation aimed at ideas related to extreme lands and remote areas. Situated at the southern tip of east Italy on the Mediterranean, Gagliano del Capo poses as an ideal location for participants of the DEFAULT 19 Residency to contribute to an investigation of the extreme land.The call is open to all disciplines: artists, curators, and researchers; or coming from other disciplines: writers, anthropologists, linguists, architects, urbanists, geographers and, professionals from scientific disciplines. Deadline (extended): 31 May 2019.
The communication officer’s mission is to handle the communication of the IN SITU project, in collaboration with the coordination and the administration officers of IN SITU, and more generally with Lieux publics’ team. He/she will work under the authority of the General Manager of the IN SITU network and Head of European and international relations, in close coordination with the Director of Communications of Lieux publics. This role will contribute actively in a variety of ways to the implementation of the artistic and cultural project funded under Creative Europe. Deadline: 1 June 2019.
Relais professionnel spécialisé, le Bureau des arts plastiques (BDAP) de l’Institut français d’Allemagne a pour mission de favoriser le rayonnement de la scène artistique française en Allemagne dans le domaine des arts visuels. Il remplit une mission fédérale qui vise à sensibiliser l’ensemble des acteurs allemands du monde de l’art à la création contemporaine française. L’Institut français d’Allemagne recrute son responsable du bureau des arts plastiques à compter du 1er septembre 2019 (contrat de recrutement sur place). Date limite : 31 mai 2019.
The 2019 Annual Conference will take place in the Cultural Center of the Philippines, Manila, from 18-20 September 2019 (Wed-Fri). The organizing committee is preparing the registration system. Further information will be announced soon. Meanwhile, they are now inviting applications for performing in the Asian Gems in the Arts (AGA) segment on 19 September 2019. You are encouraged to recommend performers for the event. Deadline: 31 May 2019.
Dansehallerne > Innovative Leadership Network (ILN) > Article: 'The international Mobility of Artists / Mobility of ideas and Aesthetics'
The Innovative Leadership Network (ILN) is a Nordic cross-disciplinary platform working towards enabling artists to become leaders, developing innovative methods for artistic research activities, as well as developing new ideas in relation to rethinking institutions, increasing audience engagement, investigating new presentation formats, tackling political & societal issues or working on sustainable practices… in order to challenge status quo. Regular online publications are feeding the reflection and build cross-sectoral knowledge. Check the article on 'The international Mobility of Artists / Mobility of ideas and Aesthetics'.
In November 2019, Kyber Teatro organises in Cagliari (Italy) the 6° Edition of the International Theatre, Art and New Technologies Festival called “Le meraviglie del Possibile”. LMDP Festival is the first of this kind in the whole Italy. Its aim is to promote the interrelation between artistic and technological languages. Eligible projects are theatrical plays, performances and installations that explore and realize the interaction between artwork, exhibition space and observers with the contribution of technology. Deadline: 30 June 2019.
i-Portunus is a project, selected and funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union, to trial a mobility scheme for artists and culture professionals. It is managed by a consortium headed by the Goethe-Institut with Institut français, Izolyatsia and Nida Art Colony of Vilnius Academy of Arts. The aim of the operational study, conducted by On the Move for the consortium, is to provide an analysis of the context and meaning of cultural mobility in Europe today, the needs in the sector and the strengths and weaknesses of existing cultural mobility schemes, as well as to define the most operational framework to implement first the pilot scheme and in the short/mid-term an EU mobility scheme for artists and culture professionals.
The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the BMW Group launched the call for applications of the sixth edition of the Intercultural Innovation Award. Grassroots initiatives that encourage intercultural understanding through innovative methods, with the aim of alleviating identity-based conflicts around the world, are encouraged to apply online for this award. Deadline: 31 May 2019.
The Development Programme offers the context of - an experimental intersection for contemporary art, located in a 13th century monastery in the centre of Ghent - as a workspace and an opportunity for the development of artistic practice. Six artists, collectives, small organisations or collaboration initiatives per year are offered a Development Fellowship of up to 3 months: a period of research and development, tailored with and around each selected participant, supported by a team of collaborators and invited guests. Deadline: 2 June 2019.