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).
The Ellen Stewart International is an Award given to an individual theatre artist or theatre company whose work promotes social change and community participation with a particular focus on the engagement of young people. The award receives the support of the ITI (International Theatre Institute), La MaMa New York and Italy, and the Spoleto Festival of 2 Worlds. Deadline: 27 October 2017.
Soulangh Artist Village arose from the former Jiali Sugar Factory. The Soulangh Artist Village’s revitalized Japanese era sugar refinery warehouses successfully merge historic architecture with modern design in an area rich in history, culture and agriculture. The artworks for this residency should respond to the Soulangh Artist Village’s environment, including the warehouses, corridors, the railway landscape, the children’s museum, and either the indoor or the outdoor spaces. They should also engage with the locality’s natural and historical sites, and with local communities. Any residents’ programs based on outdoor spaces will be considered as a priority. Deadline: 11 December 2017.
INACT presents itself as an art performer meeting, organised in Strasbourg since 2011. This event is intended to be multi/inter-disciplinary. It will take place from 4th to 8th May 2018. The organisers invite artists from all disciplines: musicians, visual artists, actors, dancers, poets who have projects related to performance or active representation, and which are in line with the theme of the upcoming festival: sure sense. Deadline: 6 November 2017.
The program is offered free of charge to arts managers from across the United States and around the world through a competitive application process. Fellows attend a four-week residency in Washington, D.C. each summer for three consecutive years and receive ongoing personalized mentoring, both during and between the month-long residencies. Applicants must currently serve as an executive or department head within an arts or cultural organization and have a minimum of five years working experience in an administrative capacity in an arts or cultural organization.Deadline: 15 December 2017.
Depuis plus de 10 ans Leda Atomica Musique, avec le soutien de l’AFDAS, organise un stage de Gamelan et de culture javanaise à Yogyakarta capitale culturelle de l’île de JAVA en Indonésie. Ce stage est spécialement conçu pour les artistes occidentaux et co-animé par des acteurs-musiciens indonésiens du collectif Gayam 16 et le vibraphoniste Français Alex Grillo, qui a réalisé un important travail de recherche et d’interprétation autour du gamelan javanais. Date limite: 1er décembre 2017.
FLORA ars+natura is a space for contemporary art in Bogotá, Colombia, that specializes in the relationship between art and nature. FLORA’s foci are: production through commissions and residencies; the circulation of the results, and education. Escuela FLORA brings together around twenty artists of diverse nationalities and backgrounds, selected through an open call. Each one develops her or his practice in a separate studio, attends an independent study program that delves into the creative and research methodologies of contemporary art, and receives feedback from tutors (both local and international artists, curators, thinkers, historians, and researchers), as well as elders from different indigenous groups. Deadline: 30 November 2017.
Aarhus Center for Visual Art (Aarhus Billedkunstcenter, AaBKC) invites international visual artists to apply to AaBKC Residency’s Fall 2018 program. The aim of AaBKC Residency is to introduce international artists and curators to the visual arts scene in Aarhus, the second largest city in Denmark. Specifically, the program facilitates networking as a mode of artistic research. Deadline: 5 November 2017.
Setouchi Art Triennale has an international call for site-specific art projects exploring the local resources of each venue of the Setouchi Triennale 2019. Deadline: 31 January 2018.
Since 2013, Helsinki International Curatorial Programme has offered annually up to four one-month residencies in Helsinki for curators of contemporary art. The programme is co-organised by Frame Contemporary Art Finland and HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme. Deadline: 31 October 2017.
In the framework of Creative Lenses, the organisers have launched an online survey to understand how cultural and arts organisations are innovating their business models. The survey is addressed to performing arts organisations and cultural centres in Europe. Within those organisations, we would like to reach people with access to financial information about the organisation, this may be CEOs, Managing Directors, Financial Managers, Communication Managers, Programmers or anyone else with access to the necessary information. Deadline: 15 November 2017.
PERSPEKTIVE- deutsch-französischer Fonds für zeitgenössische Kunst und Architektur / fonds franco-allemand pour l’art contemporain et l’architecture
PERSPEKTIVE ist ein deutsch-französischer Fonds für zeitgenössische Kunst und Architektur, der von dem Bureau des arts plastiques des Institut français Deutschland und der Französischen Botschaft initiiert wurde. Bewerbungsschluss: 1. Dezember 2017 / PERSPEKTIVE est un fonds franco-allemand pour l’art contemporain et l’architecture initié par le Bureau des arts plastiques de l’Institut français d’Allemagne et l’Ambassade de France en Allemagne. Date limite: 1er décembre 2017.
This opportunity will enable an aspiring artist based in the Spain to undertake a fully-funded residency at Gasworks in London from 2 April – 18 June 2018 (11 weeks). Gasworks’ residencies are opportunities for self-led professional development, artistic exchange and experimentation. Deadline: 14 November 2017.
The Almagro OFF International Contest represents the commitment of the Almagro International Festival of Classical Theatre to give space and visibility to the young stage directors, who work with a renewed language and staging approach to the classical texts in order to point directly at the curiosity of today’s audience. This Contest aims to discover and reward new directors working on baroque texts from a perspective of originality, innovation, risk and contemporaneity. Deadline: 11 February 2018.
The call for applications is now open. Please be aware that there are some temporary restrictions to this call while ACC enters a period of programme evaluation and strategic planning. The restriction of applications to certain countries should not be interpreted as an intention to narrow ACC’s geographic focus going forward; ACC will continue to work across its established geographic purview through other avenues and partnerships in 2018. Deadline: 9 November 2017.
As the first initiative of the Khurram Kasim Art Foundation, Delfina Foundation is offering a three-month residency to a Pakistani artist living and working in Pakistan in summer 2018. This three-month residency will provide one selected artist with an opportunity to engage in and gain exposure to the UK’s art and cultural scene. Deadline: 17 November 2017.