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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).

28.01.2021

zeitraumexit > ‘Care City’ Open Call for the Festival Wunder der Prärie (Remote)

For the 2021 edition of the biennial live art festival WUNDER DER PRÄRIE, zeitraumexit in Mannheim propose an open call for artistic responses to Mierle Laderman Ukeles' 1969 text 'Manifesto for Maintenance Art' by young or upcoming artists internationally. They invite the selected artists to develop and present their work at their current place of residence/work and within their local community. The selected works will be documented and/or streamed live at the festival in Germany between 30 September and 10 October 2021. Deadline: 28 February 2021.

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28.01.2021

VRHAM! > Real-In Open Call for Projects Focusing on Interactive Arts (France / Germany)

VRHAM! (Virtual Reality in Hamburg) are looking for creators and artists working in the field of Interactive Arts who want to (further) develop their already existing artistic project (or a work in progress) by exploring the possibilities that lie in the innovation of 3D-scanning technologies. The successful applicant will undertake a residency in Marseilles, France and showcase the results during VRHAM! festival in Hamburg (4-12 June 2021). Deadline: 15 March 2021.

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28.01.2021

enoa > Opera Creation Journey

The European network of opera academies enoa is launching an open call for its new programme ‘Opera Creation Journey’. The scheme will offer time and space to creators to develop innovative opera projects. Selected projects will receive support and mentorship, and attend 1-3 Labs for 2-5 days at enoa institutions. Applying teams must have at least one composer / music creator and be based in Europe. Deadline: 3 March 2021.

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28.01.2021

Kamel Lazaar Foundation / University of Applied Arts Vienna > Octopus Programme

The Octopus Programme is a guided research-based educational programme that encourages artistic research across sectors. The call for the next phase of the programme is open to all Diploma Students, Master’s and PhD students at the University of Applied Arts Vienna, Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design Stockholm, as well as artists from or based in South Africa, Palestine and Tunisia. Applicants should have oral and written proficiency in English and be able to travel abroad twice between June 2021 and June 2022 (5 to 7 days). Deadline: 8 March 2021.

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28.01.2021

bildingship > Working Fellowship in Art and Architecture (Austria)

Based in Innsbruck, Austria, the art and architecture school bilding is a free creative space for children and young adults from 4 to 19 years, who are supported in discovering and developing their creative interests, abilities and talents. ‘bildingship’ is a working fellowship for young artists, allowing them to use bilding as space for their own artistic work as well as to actively engaging in the regular workshop programme. It lasts half a year (extensions to one year is possible) and provides a part-time employment. Foreign and domestic artists from the fields of art and architecture can apply. Deadline: 28 March 2021.

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28.01.2021

Artists at Risk Connection > A Safety Guide for Artists

When an artist first faces risk, there are not a lot of roadmaps: the experience can be incredibly isolating and disorienting. ARC - Artists at Risk Connection’s A Safety Guide for Artists explores topics such as defining and understanding risk, preparing for threats, fortifying digital safety, documenting persecution, finding assistance, and recovering from trauma.

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28.01.2021

Sounds Now > Curator for Sound Art Project

The European project ‘Sound Art in Public Spaces: reinventing public space (for all)’ investigates how people from different backgrounds interpret public space and looks at to what extent it is (in)accessible to them. Sounds Now is looking for a curator who will become the central point of contact for the five partners of Sounds Now on the one hand and the project's selected sound artists on the other. Activities run into 2022 and the curator will work from home. Deadline: 28 February 2021.

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26.01.2021

Tara Ocean Foundation > At Sea Artist Residencies During the Microbiome Mission

The Tara Ocean Foundation is the first recognised public interest foundation in France dedicated to the world’s oceans. Its research schooner Tara has already travelled more than 400,000 kilometers, making stopovers in more than 60 countries during 4 major expeditions. The Foundation is calling for applications for six artist residencies to take place aboard the ship. Artists will embark aboard Tara for periods of 2 weeks to 1 month: between Pointe à Pitre and Cayenne; along the coasts of Brazil and Argentina; on the Atlantic crossing between Argentina and Cape Town; then heading north along the African coast. Deadline: 1 March 2021.

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26.01.2021

Le guide ultime pour les managers culturel.le.s, L'affranchissement du droit d'auteur pour le spectacle vivant dans un contexte international - Version française

Ce document est la traduction en français du guide produit par PEARLE* et l’ European Festivals' Association dans le cadre du projet EFA RISE 2. La traduction de ce guide a été faite par Lara Bourdin sous la coordination d'On the Move et grâce au soutien du ministère français de la Culture. Le travail transfrontalier, les tournées et les collaborations internationales sont au plus profond de l’ADN du secteur du spectacle vivant. Ce guide se veut un « livre de cuisine », en proposant des recettes de travail pour les managers culturel·le·s travaillant dans le secteur du spectacle vivant en Europe.

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23.01.2021

Institut des Afriques > Appel à contributions pour un observatoire des artistes et acteurs culturels issus des diasporas africaine et caribéenne

L’Institut des Afriques met en œuvre un observatoire des artistes et acteurs culturels issus des diasporas africaine et caribéenne. L’objectif est de faciliter les coopérations entre les acteurs culturels. Cet observatoire prendra la forme d’une cartographie numérique et interactive dont la parution est prévue en 2021. Vous pouvez y contribuer en remplissant un formulaire en ligne. Cet Observatoire est réalisé avec le soutien de l’Institut français à Paris et de la Région Nouvelle-Aquitaine ainsi qu’avec l’appui de Trace.

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23.01.2021

NewImages Festival - Appel à candidatures : TAIWAN XR RESIDENCY 2021

Reconduite pour une troisième édition, la Taiwan VR Residency évolue et devient la Taiwan XR Residency. Désormais ouverte à l’ensemble des réalités étendues (virtuelle, augmentée, mixte), elle entend ainsi suivre de près l’essor des nouvelles formes de narration. Ce programme estouvert à toute personne de nationalité française ou de nationalité étrangère mais résidant en France (et disposant du statut de résident·e permanent·e ou d’un Visa de travail en cours de validité). Date limite : 22 mars 2021.

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22.01.2021

Théâtre National Wallonie-Bruxelles (Belgique) > Directeur.trice général.e et artistique

Le Théâtre National Wallonie-Bruxelles organise un appel à candidature en vue de l’engagement de son.sa directeur.trice général.e et artistique. Le Théâtre National Wallonie-Bruxelles, première scène de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, a pour vocation de créer et de présenter devant le public le plus large des spectacles professionnels de haute qualité. Date limite : 15 mars 2021.

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21.01.2021

Joining the dots // Bridging the gap(s): A reflection on the European project, IN SITU ACT (2016-2020)

This report presents an overview of IN SITU ACT (2016-2020), and a reflection on some of the highlights of this European cultural cooperation project which was awarded co-funding from the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union. The 4-year programme strengthened a platform for artistic creation in public space through an extensive series of artistic encounters, taking diverse formats and organised across many countries of Europe. The report was done in collaboration with On the Move, written by Judith Staines. It includes a preface related to artistic mentoring and professional development by Lene Bang Henningsen.

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20.01.2021

Forecast > Interdisciplinary Mentorship Programme (Germany)

Forecast offers artists and creative thinkers from anywhere in the world the chance to work with accomplished mentors toward bringing their projects to fruition. Open to all disciplines and genres, the scheme will see 18 applicants selected to present their ideas in Berlin during the Forecast Forum in July 2021. 6 will then be selected to present at Forecast Festival in Berlin in April 2022. Deadline: 28 February 2021.

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19.01.2021

Guide des financements de la mobilité internationale pour les artistes et professionnel.le.s de la culture - France / Guide to opportunities of cultural mobility funding - France

Découvrez la version 2020 éditée du Guide des financements de la mobilité internationale pour les artistes et professionnel.le.s de la culture pour la France. Un grand merci à Maïa Sert pour cette actualisation et à Marine Domec pour le design. Depuis 2012, ce guide reçoit le soutien du ministère de la Culture-France pour son actualisation annuelle. For English speaking artists and cultural professionals: the cultural mobility funding guide for France is in French. However, in the table of contents ('sommaire'), you can refer to the funding schemes in English with the acronym EN. The cultural mobility funding guide for France is supported by the Ministry of Culture-France. Thanks to Maïa Sert for this update and for Marine Domec for the design.

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