News

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).

15.04.2019

Trust in Play – European School of Urban Game Design > Open call (Greece)

Trust in Play supports emerging practitioners in forming a career out of making urban games and playful urban experiences. Benefits include enhancing your professional capacity (artistic and business skills) and acquiring the tools necessary to start working sustainably. You will be part of an international community of urban game designers, artists, academics and cultural organisations with a basic goal to support your work and improve your financial sustainability. The school organisers actively involve experts with considerable experience in state of the art urban play projects, community-based artistic games and innovative playful experiences. Deadline: 31 May 2019.

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15.04.2019

Nordic Summer University (NSU) > Call for proposals (Denmark and Norway)

The Nordic Summer University (NSU) is commissioning artistic projects, research projects and new collaborations around its historical archive in Copenhagen. They are seeking proposals for works which trace the spread of NSU’s values across the world. The projects will culminate in a mini-festival in Norway in Summer 2020 to celebrate NSU’s 70th anniversary – truly the oldest Nordic institution of its kind! Deadline: 31 May 2019.

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14.04.2019

Visas pour la Création (Afrique et Caraïbes) > Résidences (France)

Visas pour la Création est un dispositif du programme « Afrique et Caraïbes en créations ». Il a pour objectif d’accompagner l’émergence artistique en Afrique et dans les Caraïbes grâce à des résidences en France métropolitaine et dans les régions d’outre-mer pour leur permettre de développer un projet de création ou de recherche.Ce dispositif s'adresse aux artistes et commissaires résidant en Afrique ou dans les Caraïbes, justifiant d’une expérience professionnelle dans le domaine artistique concerné et qui ont besoin, pour développer leur création ou leur carrière, d’un temps de résidence de 2 mois en France. Date limite : 31 mai 2019.

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03.04.2019

Appel à candidatures "Atelier des ailleurs 5", résidence de création dans les Terres australes françaises

L’administration supérieure des Terres australes et antarctiques françaises (TAAF) et le ministère de la Culture, direction des affaires culturelles de La Réunion, lancent l’édition 2019 / 2020 de la résidence de création exceptionnelle dans les Terres australes françaises (Crozet, Kerguelen, Amsterdam), « L’Atelier des Ailleurs 5 ». L’appel à projet 2019/2020 s’adresse aux artistes du spectacle vivant souhaitant vivre une expérience extraordinaire d’environ trois mois de création dans les Terres australes et antarctiques françaises entre décembre 2019 et avril 2020. Date limite : 31 mai 2019.

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01.04.2019

ASEF > 2019 > Mobility First Travel Grants

Plan to apply for the ASEF Mobility First travel grants for travels between Asia and Europe, within Asia, Australia/New Zealand and Europe and Russian Federation to Europe. Check carefully the 2019 deadlines, dates of travels and the eligible countries.

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01.04.2019

Taipei Artist Village & Treasure Hill (Taiwan) > International residency programmes

AIR Taipei has two residency locations, Taipei Artist Village (TAV) and Treasure Hill Artist Village (THAV). Taipei Artist Village is a four-story building located in the heart of Taiwan's vibrant governmental district in Taipei City. There are currently three calls: International Residency Program 2020, Contemporary Meets Classical–Thematic Residency Program 2020 and 2020 Treasure Hill Light Festival Art Project. Deadline: 10 June 2019.

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30.03.2019

Novaxx Paris. 2019 > Appel à candidatures (création artistique / start up)

Forum biennal dédié à l'innovation artistique, scientifique et technologique en mode féminin, NovaXX s’articulera autour d’une exposition constituée d’une dizaine d’installations d’artistes de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles et internationales, de la présentation de 10 start-up innovantes et de la tenue de conférences thématiques. Les candidatures émanent d’artistes ou d’autres praticiennes engagées dans une démarche de création utilisant et/ou interrogeant les nouveaux médias - les outils numériques et favorisant l’hybridation entre disciplines, les sciences et la technologie. 10 œuvres maximum au total seront sélectionnées - en fonction des espaces affectés à l’exposition - dont la moitié des œuvres d’artistes résidant ou travaillant en Wallonie ou à Bruxelles depuis au moins deux ans. Date limite : 24 mai 2019.

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29.03.2019

PCAI residency programme (Greece) > Open call

PCAI is excited to announce the launch of its Artist-in-Residence program focusing on the interaction between contemporary art and environmental consiousness. Believing that art is the best way to stimulate dialogue about sustainable thinking and the crucial matter of toxic waste PCAI invites artists from all over the world to reside for a week in Athens, get inspired and create a video work on the topic. The produced video work (max. duration 30') will be presented in exhibitions in Athens and abroad the forthcoming year. Deadline: 15 June 2019.

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25.03.2019

Literarisches Colloquium Berlin and Robert Bosch Stiftung > Crossing Borders programme > open call

Through the Crossing Borders programme, the organisers fund international research trips by authors, filmmakers and photographers: from China (incl. Taiwan, Macao, Hong Kong), India, Indonesia, Japan and Vietnam, to Germany and from German-speaking countries in Europe, Asia and Africa. The organisers welcome applications from authors, filmmakers and photographers who intend to gather information first hand, visit authentic sites and dare to forge their own, new perspective. The intended publication may range from literary and essayistic prose works, poetry, photo-text volumes, children’s and young adults’ literature, scripts for documentary and feature films, to radio programs and multimedia productions. Deadlines: 30 April and 31 October 2019.

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23.03.2019

Call for Proposals > Fast Forward European Festival for Young Stage Directors 2019 (Germany)

The 9th edition of Fast Forward, European Festival for Young Stage Directors, will take place from 14 to 17 November 2019 at Staatsschauspiel Dresden (Germany). Fast Forward is considered as a platform for artistic exchange between an up-and-coming theatre generation and the local and partly international audience, comprising students, instructors, critics, young and experienced theatre makers. The festival aims to foster young talents and to initiate artistic and cultural encounters in a European perspective. Deadline: 31 May 2019.

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15.03.2019

Documentation Symposium "Exhibition Remuneration Right in Europe"

The issue of exhibition remuneration has been an important topic for artists' associations throughout Europe for years. In November 2018, a symposium was organised on the subject by Internationale Gesellschaft der Bildenden Künste (IGBK), the IAA Europe, the German collecting society VG Bild-Kunst, and the association European Visual Artists (EVA). Documentation on the contents of the discussion and related information are available online.

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08.03.2019

Arts and Culture at the Core of Philanthropy - A mapping

The field of arts and culture is at the core of philanthropy, and is among the most important areas of funding for philanthropic organisations in Europe. This mapping, produced by the European Foundation Centre / EFC's Arts and Culture Thematic Network, sheds light on how activities carried out by the organisations engaged in this field are diverse in both themes and approaches, covering different sub-areas and with a clear interest in multidisciplinary arts and crosscutting areas and issues.

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07.03.2019

Hermès Foundation > New Settings programme

Since 2011, the New Settings programme has been inviting performance artists to invent entirely original ideas. From dance to fine arts, from theatre to cinema, from music to algorithms: Apply to take part in the 2020 edition of New Settings, the programme that encourages all forms of hybrid performances. Depuis 2011, le programme New Settings invite les artistes à imaginer des propositions inédites. Des arts plastiques à la danse, du théâtre au cinéma, de la musique aux algorithmes, candidatez pour participer à l’édition 2020 de New Settings, un programme qui encourage les formes de spectacles hybrides. 1/7/2019.

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04.03.2019

Mobility Fund by Prince Claus Fund

The Prince Claus Fund’s Mobility Fund supports the cross-cultural exchange of artists and cultural practitioners. The Mobility Fund is now accepting applications for countries listed in the DAC List (please check it). This year, in addition to the regular support of the Mobility Fund, the Prince Claus Fund in cooperation with Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) is issuing a mobility call specifically for artists and cultural practitioners from the following Asian countries: - Bangladesh - Pakistan - Cambodia - Philippines - Lao DPR - Vietnam - Myanmar - China - India - Kazakhstan - Indonesia - Malaysia - Mongolia - Thailand, and particularly from women and minority groups.

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03.03.2019

Swedish Institute >Third Country Participation in the Baltic Sea region

Third Country Participation in the Baltic Sea region offers Swedish actors the opportunity to apply for project funding for the inclusion of actors from Russia or the countries of the EU Eastern Partnership in a current EU project or a flagship within the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region. The main applicant has to be based in Sweden. The application must include at least two actors in two different countries eligible for support, one of which is Sweden (as main applicant). The funding is available for actors from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Russian Federation, Sweden and Ukraine.Deadline: 28 May 2019 (opens from 1 April 2019).

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