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).
EVA International is offering a Research Postgraduate Scholarship to undertake practice-based research within EVA International – Ireland's Biennial of contemporary art, working closely with the Curator, Director and international artists towards the 38th and 39th editions of EVA International in 2018 and 2020 respectively. Deadline: 31 July 2017.
Kooshk Residency and EUNIC present a new exchange program between Iran and Europe, for 6 European and 6 Iranian artists active in any field of art. For this program, 6 Iranian artists will be selected to spend one month in one of the European residencies and 6 European artists will be selected to live and work for the period of one month in Kooshk. This call concerns the Iranian artists. Deadline: 15 July 2017.
13Festivalen was founded in 2015 by Anna Carlson and Jill Lindstrom as an attempt to create a platform and a venue for performance art in an enlarged view. A cross scene where both visual artists, musicians, sound artists, actors, dancers etc. can meet. An expression that can be seen as performative is what ties them all together. Both established artists and students are welcome to perform.13festivalen takes place at Konstepidemin in Gothenburg. Deadline: 30 August 2017.
International art residence “Shadow of Freedom” at the International Parajanov Festival in Levandivka (Ukraine)
The artists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Poland and Ukraine are welcome to apply for participation in Art Residence in Parajanov Festival during the week of 20-27 August, 2017. Preferred formats are new media, installation, performance, land art, collage, painting etc. Deadline: 30 June 2017.
Cet appel à candidature s’adresse à des artistes encore émergents, curieux d’échanger dans un contexte pluridisciplinaire (Wallonie-Bruxelles, Hainaut, Hauts-de-France et Région Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur). Des artistes issus de toutes les disciplines de la scène sans exception qu’ils soient comédiens, créateurs sonores chorégraphes, auteurs, danseurs, scénographes, marionnettistes, musiciens… Date limite: 30 juin 2017.
Tokyo Wonder Site Residency (TWS Residency) offers artist-in-residence programs for international creators working in creative fields such as art, design, music, performing arts and architecture to stay, engage in creation and conduct research activities. It also provides creators with the opportunities to exchange creative ideas and to present the results of their residency at Open Studio, talk and other events. Deadline: 27 June 2017 (for documents and 6 July 2017 for materials).
Join this Call for Participation for the two editions of re:publica in Ireland and Greece in September 2017. Use the opportunity to actively participate and shape the programme for the upcoming conferences. The idea is to reconnect Europe. One main focus of re:publica is usually internet politics, where current political developments from the digital sphere are illuminated, debated and scrutinized. Other areas of policy, be it European politics, urban development and sustainability, are also very important to the organisers. The first round is 25 June and the final deadline is 16 July. The organisers are encouraging you to apply the soonest.
Tate, in collaboration with Delfina Foundation, invites applications for the Brooks International Fellowship Programme 2018. Now in its fourth year, the programme will enable three curators, researchers, art historians or other museum professionals to work with Tate colleagues in London for three months commencing January 2018, complemented by activities at Delfina Foundation. The focus of research are related to Asia, South and Central America, the Caribbean and Africa. Deadline: 16 July 2017.
Asia Art Archive in India and Inlaks India Foundation are pleased to announce the open call for AAA–Inlaks Art Grant 2017–2018, dedicated to supporting new and innovative approaches to practicing art today. Artists of Indian citizenship residing in India between the age of 25 to 35 years can apply. Collectives are eligible to apply provided all members are Indian citizens and not more than 35 years in age. Deadline: 15 July 2017.
Delfina Foundation is internationally known for supporting artists from all disciplines by facilitating cross-cultural exchange and collaboration via artist residencies and a programme of public events and creative projects.The Marketing and Communications Co-ordinator will implement the communication of Delfina Foundation’s activities across the full marketing mix, working with the team on the planning, implementation and monitoring of marketing and media campaigns. Deadline: 10 July 2017.
Aerowaves is a hub for dance discovery in Europe. Each year the Aerowaves network selects 20 of the most promising emerging choreographers based in Europe, promotes their work, and creates performance opportunities with Aerowaves' Partners. Deadline: 12 September 2017.
The NordicBaltic Festival Platform (NBFP) is a platform created for festivals from all fields of art & culture in the Nordic-Baltic area. Application is open for all arts & culture festivals, but similarly the organisers encourage artists to reach out to their local/partner festivals to introduce together a collaboration proposal for festivals in the Nordic and Baltic countries as well as Poland and Russian Federation from the wider Baltic Sea Region (BSR). The eligible countries are: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Iceland, Faroe Islands, Åland Islands, Greenland, Poland and the Russian Federation. Deadline: 31 July 2017.
Evaluation' - one of the key words in national, European and international cultural policies - is considered with mixed feelings by practitioners: as a burdensome and pointless process, as a meaningful tool for self-improvement, or as something in-between. This IETM toolkit aims to guide you through the key steps of evaluation, whether you have chosen to do it yourself or if a funder or decision-maker asks you to do so and provides you with pre-conceived tools.
Artists and cultural operators must be resident in the African continent. The projects must be related to Morocco (from Morocco to another African country or conversely) and to performing arts disciplines (music, dance, theater..). Deadline: 16 July 2017.
CIMAM, International Committee for Museums and Collections of Modern Art, holds its 2017 Annual Conference in Singapore, 10-12 November 2017. Grants are restricted to modern and contemporary art museum or collection directors and curators in need of financial help to attend CIMAM’s Annual Conference. Researchers and independent curators whose field of research and specialization is contemporary art theory, collections and museums are also eligible. Applicants should not be involved in any kind of commercial or for profit activity. Deadline: 30 June 2017.