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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).

02.08.2017

Music Crossroads International is looking for a project coordinator (Belgium)

The position’s role will be primarily to support and supervise the ‘’Music Crossroads Academies Project’’ and the ‘’EU Creative Training for Youth: Europe-Africa Project’’, which works to establish a chain of successful cultural centers of excellence which seek to better the music education in Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe. Deadline: 30 August 2017.

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02.08.2017

Institut Français > Residencies at the Cité Internationale des Arts de Paris (France)

The program is aimed at foreign artists from all around the world who wish to pursue a research project in Paris during a minimum period of three consecutive months, and that are supported by one or more cultural partners. This program is aimed at artists in every artistic discipline: Architecture/landscape/urbanism, street arts/circus/puppets, digital arts, visual arts, comics, cinema/movies/video, curating projects, dance/performances, design, literature, youth book, fine arts and crafts, modern music and jazz, classical and contemporary music, contemporary art performances, photography, theatre, musics for films and video games. Deadline: 29 September 2017.

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02.08.2017

International Society for the Performing Arts (ISPA) > Global fellowship programme (USA)

The Global Fellowship Programme provides access to ISPA's extensive international network of arts professionals to emerging and mid-career leaders from around the globe. Participants join the ISPA membership and attend the New York ISPA Congress where they engage in the development and exchange of ideas with leaders from some of the world's most significant arts organisations, increase their industry knowledge and resources through educational opportunities, and share their experience with their communities. Deadline: 31 August 2017.

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31.07.2017

Kawamura arts and cultural foundation > 2017 Socially Engaged Art Support Grant (Japan) > Open for applications

This grant will support Socially Engaged Art projects that will take place in Japan and commit to the community and society; implement activities together with communities and residents; and aim to build and demonstrate models of a better society. This would further enhance in-depth relationships between art culture and the society and will contribute in cultivating higher cultural developments in Japan. Applications can come from artists or organisations, from all nationalities, who work in the context of contemporary art. Deadline: 22 October 2017.

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31.07.2017

Study: Reshaping the crowd’s engagement in culture

The study “Crowdfunding: reshaping the crowd’s engagement in culture” maps and analyses how crowdfunding is currently being used for the benefit of cultural and creative activities, and evaluates to what extent barriers hamper the further integration of crowdfunding in the financing mix and broader practice of CCS actors.

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31.07.2017

State of Fashion > Searching for the new luxury > Open call for projects (Arnhem, the Netherlands)

During state of fashion 2018 | searching for the new luxury, the exhibition Future Scenarios presents a stimulating anthology of ground-breaking concepts and practices, in which innovation and a new imagination are guiding principles. Designers, brands and artists are invited to submit ideas and products that are about to break through to the market, or offer new perspectives on the fashion system, or in broader terms, on the things around us with which we interact. There are five subcategories: New imagination of luxury; Designing for better lives; New business models; The makers and the product in the spotlight and Interdisciplinary relationships. Deadline: 30 September 2017.

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30.07.2017

Interarts Foundation > Call for external evaluators

Interarts launches a call for professionals with proven experience in the evaluation of cultural cooperation and development programmes and projects in the Southern Mediterranean region, to carry out an external evaluation of SouthMedCV – a three year’ EU co-funded project within the framework of the regional programme Med Culture. Deadline: 4 September 2017.

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30.07.2017

Responsable administratif et juridique (France)

Rattaché(e) à la Direction Administrative et Financière à Aix-en-Provence et basé(e) au sein du service Production à Paris, sous la responsabilité de la Directrice administrative et financière Adjointe/Responsable des Affaires juridiques et des Ressources Humaines, le (la) Responsable administratif et juridique garantit la mise en œuvre administrative et contractuelle des activités artistiques du Festival d’Aix et l’harmonisation des procédures applicables. Selon les services et leurs équipes, il/elle supervise ou réalise directement la contractualisation et les démarches réglementaires et assure leur suivi administratif jusqu’à l’exécution financière. Date limite: 7 septembre 2017.

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28.07.2017

Call for Submissions »WimmelResearch-Fellowship« (Germany)

The »WimmelResearch-Fellowship« will be awarded as part of a joint project between Robert Bosch GmbH, Akademie Schloss Solitude and Wimmelforschung. The »WimmelResearch-Fellowship« addresses artists coming from the disciplines of architecture, visual arts, performing arts, sound, design, literature, time-based media as well as web-based media, who have a serious interest in interdisciplinary exchange. A willingness to open communication and sensibility towards the specific working environment are essential. Deadline: 17 September 2017.

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28.07.2017

Sustainable Arts Foundation > Grants for writers and visual artists with children

The Foundation's awards offer unrestricted cash, and recipients can use the funds as they see fit. Visual artists and writers with at least one child and a strong portfolio of polished work are welcome to apply. Deadline: 31 August 2017.

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27.07.2017

JISER: Résidences de Création TNS>BCN>ALG. Alger, 2017 Tunis > Barcelone > Alger

Cet appel sélectionnera trois jeunes artistes visuels résidents dans les villes d'Alger, Tunis et Barcelone, qui mèneront un séjour conjoint de recherche et d'expérimentation artistique de deux mois, afin de développer un projet artistique personnel dans un environnement de travail en équipe. Dans cette édition, il sera pris en compte que le projet présenté par les artistes aborde des thématiques liées à la renaissance du patrimoine culturel et de la mémoire collective. Date limite: 14 septembre 2017.

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26.07.2017

IMéRA > Call for researchers, writers and artists (Marseille, France)

IMéRA is an institute for advanced study and a member of RFIEA (French Network of Institutes for Advanced Study) and NETIAS (Network of European Institutes for Advanced Study). IMéRA and its partners are issuing 4 calls, one per programme: Art, Science and Society Programme, Mediterranean Programme, “Science Meets Humanities” Programme and Global Phenomena and Regulation Programme. Deadline: 18 September 2017.

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26.07.2017

Open call for ArchiFoto > International awards of architectural photography

The association La Chambre and the European House of Architecture – Upper Rhine are launching Archifoto, an international contest about architectural photography. The theme for 2017 is « Change the city, change the life ». Deadline: 27 August 2017.

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24.07.2017

Open City Fellowship

Migration in Europe has preoccupied policymakers and administrations, and prompted enormous policy reform, yet refugees and migrants are themselves often excluded from this policy debate and formulation, particularly those in more recent refugee and migrant populations. The Open City Fellowship responds to this need by supporting the leadership of refugees and migrants in policy development that directly affect urban integration. Four fellowships will involve collaborations with partner cities: Amsterdam, Athens, Barcelona, and Berlin. The fifth fellowship will be based in Brussels with a partner that specializes in refugee and migration policy within the European Union. Deadline: 15 September 2017.

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22.07.2017

ArteVue ArtePrize + Art Residency with Delfina Foundation

Specifically aimed at global artists aged 18 to 30 who are not yet represented by an established gallery, submissions will be made exclusively through the ArteVue App taking in 2-dimensional works on paper and canvas, photography and 3-dimensional sculpture. The prizes include a three-month residency at Delfina Foundation and $15,000 USD. Deadline: 1 October 2017.

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