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).
Open Call: Choreographic Territories competition for creating a dance performance inspired by Pola Nireńska (Poland)
The Adam Mickiewicz Institute, together with the Institute of Music and Dance, the Centre for Culture in Lublin and the Old Brewery New Dance/Art Stations Foundation, announce an open competition for creating and realizing a dance performance inspired by Pola Nireńska and her works, within the Choreographic Territories – New Paths for the Avant-Garde Programme in 2019. Can apply: any legal person (a cultural institution, foundation, association, etc.) based in Poland with a partner (a cultural institution, foundation, association, etc.) who is based outside of Poland and who will cooperate in the production of the performance. Deadline: 30 September 2018.
Institut français > Programme Stendhal et Résidences sur Mesure (arts visuels, architecture, design)
Le programme Stendhal soutient des auteurs de langue française dont le projet d'écriture justifie un séjour à l'étranger d'une durée d'un mois minimum. Date limite: 1er septembre 2018. Les Résidences Sur Mesure permettent à des artistes confirmés d’effectuer et/ou d’approfondir une recherche afin de mener le projet significatif de leur choix, à l’étranger, dans les pays indiqués. Disciplines concernées en 2019 : arts visuels & architecture, design. Date limite : 13 septembre 2018.
IETM - International network for contemporary performing arts - is looking for a dynamic, experienced international arts manager for the position of Secretary General. The Secretary General is the driving force of the network, who is responsible for developing the vision and strategy of the organisation, defined together with the Board of Directors, in addition to overseeing its implementation. The SG should ensure that IETM is a responsive, forward-looking and highly relevant network for the contemporary performing arts in a global environment. The SG is the manager of the IETM Secretariat team. Deadline: 1 September 2018.
11-15 February 2019 Subcase takes place for the 10th time! Subcase is a Nordic showcase and market place for contemporary circus, and one of the ways we work to support artists and create possibilities for Nordic artistic work to reach out in Scandinavia and the world. Subcase 2019 mainly takes place in Hangaren Subtopia, in Botkyrka, and will be curated in cooperation with a number of Nordic venues and festivals. If you wish to perform a full length show, present a work in progress or present a pitch, then you need to apply. Please observe that only companies based in the Nordic and Baltic countries are eligible. Deadline: 31 July 2018.
Reaction of the European Alliance for Culture and the Arts > European Commission’s proposal for the EU future budget
The Alliance argues for a long-term, considerable and balanced funding of the cultural and arts sectors at the EU level, allowing for sustainable development and ensuring their crucial role in the revitalisation of Europe. On the Move together with other networks and organisations is part of the European Alliance for Culture and the Arts. Read and share the statement!
Through this residency, artists are selected to produce a final piece which expresses an art form as a multisensory experience. This can be, for example, a performance, workshop, installation or exhibition. Artists living in the Nordic (except Sweden) and Baltic countries are eligible to apply. This includes Norway, Finland, Denmark, Iceland, Greenland, Åland, The Faroe Islands, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia. Deadline: 31 July 2018.
Hangar > Iterations # 2: Open call for a research and collaborative artistic production residency (Spain)
The call will select two artists: one artist living in Barcelona and another artist living outside Barcelona. The selected artists will join a group of other four artists and together will develop a collaborative art project during a 15 days residency at Hangar. The residency will take place between the 31st of October and the 14th of November 2018. Deadline: 18 July 2018.
Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences > Winter School “Brokering Intercultural Exchange within Societies” for master and Ph.D. students (Germany)
This is the first Winter School “Brokering Intercultural Exchange within Societies” for master and Ph.D. students. This three days intensive programme is taught by international researchers and practitioners alike, will be a mixture of different formats, and will allow for new practice and theory based insights regarding the relationship of the wider socio-political issues of cultural rights, particularly cultural inequality, inclusion and exclusion. Excursions to selected arts institutions will also be included in the programme. Deadline: 15 September 2018.
This programme is intended for foreign artists wishing to develop a research and creation project in Paris, for a period of three or six months, supported by one or several cultural partners. The partners associated with the artist may be establishments from the French Cultural Network Abroad and/or French or foreign cultural bodies. In France, priority shall be given to applications supported by certified bodies and networks of the Ministry of Culture). There are four main focus for this call: young public, environment/sustainable development, art and territories as well as Technical and Technological Research and Innovation. Deadline: 22 August 2018.
Cambodian Living Arts is looking for a Development Manager based in the USA (East Coast) to support the implementation of CLA new strategic plan, deepen connections with existing donors and recruit new ones. Deadline: 31 July 2018.
The goal of the residency is to develop and strengthen the connections between choreographic practice, research, artistic production, and qualification. Over the course of the residency the three choreographers will each develop a full-length piece that is presented towards the end of the residency, in the frame ofTanzHochDrei on three evenings. Deadline: 13 August 2018.
The Residence Support Program provides a time and place for artists to experience new encounters and carry out experiments to guide their future projects. Participating artists (under 40 years old) are expected to bring new ideas to the local culture and people while they, in turn, will hopefully acquire new perspectives through these fresh encounters. As a result of the residence program, the artists will convey their new experiences, gathered from the local lifestyle and our particular geographic situation, to their next destination. Deadline: 31 July 2018.
Darat al Funun-The Khalid Shoman Foundation is pleased to announce the open call for its 2019-20 dissertation fellowship. The fellowship was established in 2011 to encourage research on modern and contemporary art of the Arab world. The fellowship provides financial support of up to ten thousand US dollars to Ph.D. candidates in the humanities and social sciences. One to two fellowships will be granted each year. The fellowship duration must range from 4-6 months of residency at Darat al Funun in Amman, Jordan. Deadline: 15 November 2018.
OUR STAGE – 4th EUROPEAN FESTIVAL OF BÜRGERBÜHNE (CITIZEN’S STAGE) > Open call for applications (Germany)
The festival is open to all European theatre productions and performances produced in a professional context and characterised by the participation of non-professional actors. The festival welcomes applications from resident and non-resident companies from the fields of theatre, performance, musical theatre and choreography. Although the involvement of professional actors is permitted, they may not clearly account for the majority of the production. This event is in cooperation with the European Theatre Convention (ETC) and funded by the German Federal Cultural Foundation. Deadline: 10 November 2018.
Residences are available for all types of writers engaged in literary creation. While the Foundation gives priority to writers and translators, they are also open to any other discipline as long as writing is at the heart of the project. Stays in the Jan Michalski Foundation can be granted for individual projects or projects in pairs. For example: writer-translator, writer-other discipline, writer-writer etc. Deadline: 31 August 2018.