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).
Priority - among other criteria - will be given to applicants who work directly and actively with local communities and cultures, are based in the Mediterranean Region, particularly North Africa and the Arab Region and who link directly with Fondazzjoni Kreattività’s annual ŻiguŻajg International Arts Festival for Children and Young People and the Valletta International Visual Arts (VIVA) Festival. Check carefully the themes and priorities. Deadline: 31 March 2017.
Halmstad International Street Theatre Festival (SE) and PASSAGE Festival (DK/SE): Call for Nordic Street
Nordic Street is a platform for highlighting and promoting performative street arts conceived and produced in the Nordic countries. This new platform is a result of a 10 year long cooperation between the two street performance festivals in both programme, scheduling and logistics. During 2017 the two festivals will have a special focus on Nordic street performances inviting international festival managers and programmers for two days of curated programme. Deadline: 1 March 2017.
CROSS includes an educational path addressed to general audience and a rich artistic programme in different periods of the year, also during “Villaggio d’artista” festival. The main part of the project is CROSSaward, an international prize for new performance productions, with a focus on the relationship between musical composition and performing act. Deadline: 22 April 2017.
IETM Staff Exchange Programme offers its members a unique opportunity to gain a short but valuable international experience by joining the team of another member organisation and hosting a professional from abroad. The duration of an exchange programme may vary from 1 week to 3 months or more. The only condition to take part in the Staff Exchange Programme is to be a member of IETM. Deadline: 28 February 2017.
Fondation Nina et Daniel Carasso > Programme Art Citoyen 'Composer les savoirs pour mieux comprendre les enjeux du monde contemporain'
Dans le cadre de son double tropisme France – Espagne, l’appel à projets Composer les savoirs pour mieux comprendre les enjeux du monde contemporain permettra de soutenir une douzaine de projets sur les deux pays. L'un des deux objectifs est de soutenir des collaborations transdisciplinaires entre artistes et scientifiques. Date limite: 19 mars 2017.
Dansens Hus is looking for its next artistic director to fill a fixed term vacancy from the 1st of August 2018 to the 31st of July 2022. The artistic director shall have full artistic and administrative responsibility within the organization. Thorough competency and knowledge of both the Norwegian and International dance scene is a prerequisite. Deadline: 24 February 2017.
The consultation aims to gather comments and perspectives on the relevance of the Creative Europe programme's objectives, the effectiveness of the measures taken to achieve them and the efficiency of their implementation. Thus, the consultation aims to establish the added value of the Programme in relation to the challenges and opportunities of cultural and audiovisual sectors, compared to what could be achieved by Member States only. Deadline: 16 April 2017.
internationale tanzmesse nrw hosts the biggest international professional industry gathering dedicated exclusively to contemporary dance. Cologne-based nrw landesbuero tanz is looking to fill the following position at the earliest opportunity: Head of the Internationale Tanzmesse NRW. Deadline: 27 February 2017.
Artistic mobility: views from European cities and artists, a study by the City of Turin and EUROCITIES
‘Artistic mobility: views from European cities and artists’ is a new study conducted by the city of Turin (former chair of the EUROCITIES ‘Mobility of artists’ working group) in partnership with EUROCITIES.
New : Cultural Mobility Funding Guide – Brazil // Novo: Guia de Financiamento da Mobilidade Cultural - Brasil // Nouveauté : Guide des financements de la mobilité culturelle – Brésil (EN/PT/FR)
On the Move and Embaixada Cultural are proud to present the Edition 2017 of the Cultural Mobility Funding Guide for Brazil with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Communication-France. On the Move e Embaixada Cultural se orgulham em apresentar a Edição 2017 do Guia de Financiamento da Mobilidade Cultural para o Brasil. O guia contou com o apoio do Ministério da Cultura e Comunicação da França. On the Move et Embaixada Cultural sont ravis d’annoncer l’édition 2017 du Guide des financements de la mobilité culturelle pour le Brésil, avec le soutien du Ministère de la Culture et de la Communication-France.
Carte Blanche is the Norwegian National Company of Contemporary Dance and is located in Bergen with its production premises and a temporary home studio at Studio Bergen. The company gives 70 to 80 performances a year in Norway and abroad. The Artistic Director is the artistic head of the company as well being responsible for the company’s day-to-day management pursuant to Norwegian companies’ legislation. Deadline: 15 March 2017.
La Central del Circ abre la presente convocatoria con el objetivo de reforzar los intercambios existentes con América Latina y de proporcionar recursos y apoyo a un proyecto singular de creación de un espectáculo de circo contemporáneo. Esta residencia se dirige a compañías profesionales de circo inmersas en un proceso de creación basado en la investigación en países de América Latina (Argentina, Brasil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Chile, Ecuador, El Salvador, México, Panamá, Paraguay, Perú y Uruguay). Fecha límite de admisión de proyectos: 28 de febrero de 2017.
The challenge > an international competition designed to encourage young artists, cultural and creative entrepreneurs to work for social innovation
The purpose of the b.creative challenge is to support artists, cultural and creative entrepreneurs and to encourage collaborations between them with a view to address different stringent social issues. The organisers are very keen on rewarding daring projects which employ creative and artistic skills to enable innovation in environmental protection, mental and physical well being, new food and sustainable agriculture, social cohesion, access to education and digital literacy, fight against poverty and others. Deadline (extended): 28 April 2017.
The European Networks of Institutes of Culture (EUNIC Global) commissioned the Department of Social, Political, and Cognitive Sciences of the University of Siena a report to survey existing cultural diplomacy training and research activities and to assess the training needs of the cultural diplomat of the future, as seen from practitioners and academics. Read the online report.
You are invited to take part in online mapping of participatory governance practices in culture which Kultura Nova Foundation of Zagreb, Croatia is pursuing within the project "Approaches to Participatory Governance of Cultural Institutions", supported by UNESCO International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD). Online mapping aims to encompass creative spaces in Europe and worldwide that involve the participation of diverse stakeholders and are based on a variety of models of governance and management of cultural resources. Deadline: 1 March 2017.