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).
RESEO is seeking a dynamic freelance Membership Co–ordinator to research and communicate with existing and prospective RESEO members throughout Europe.RESEO is also seeking a committed, enthusiastic and energetic freelance project manager to produce the RESEO Bern Conference in 2018. Respective deadlines: 16 and 30 June 2017.
The scholarship holders are getting the chance to gain new experiences and are encouraged to develop their own artistic characteristics with new forms of expression. The Pina Bausch Fellowship is not a project fund, nor is it aimed at the development of new pieces. The Fellowship is promoted internationally. It has no age-restrictions and aims at single artists from the fields of dance and choreography (dancers and choreographers). Deadline: 15 September 2017.
The Roberto Cimetta Fund and the Valletta 2018 Foundation relaunch a call for applications to foster mobility in the Euro-MENA region. The aim of the travel must show potential impact on the arts sector in a concrete, localised context. Deadline: 30 June 2017.
HIAP Residency Programme focuses on contemporary art but is open for art professionals from other disciplines as well. The programme offers time and space for open-ended research and experimentation, without the requirement to produce finalized pieces or work. Deadline: 28 June 2017.
The Impakt Festival is the annual culmination of Impakt’s activities as an organisation that focuses on critical media culture: a five-day, multi-media festival with film screenings, conferences, talks, performances, exhibitions and presentations. Founded in 1988, the Impakt Festival takes place every autumn in the city of Utrecht, The Netherlands. The given theme for Impakt is Post Truth?, The Interface and Free, value without money. Deadline: 15 July 2017.
The European Media Art Network offers residencies for Media Artists in the fields of digital media including Internet and computer-based artists, filmmakers, and those working in media based performance, sound or video. Deadline: 20 July 2017.
The South African Festivals Economic Impact Calculator (SAFEIC) is a free online tool developed by the South African Cultural Observatory specifically for cultural festival and event organisers so they can track the economic impact of their events. The SAFEIC is designed to be used to estimate the economic impact of a festival on a host economy. It has been carefully, and conservatively, designed so as to produce results that are as reliable and valid as possible for a wide range of events – provided the data that is inputted is as accurate as possible.
FACE (French American Cultural Exchange) > Étant donnés - Appel à candidatures / Call for applications
L'appel à candidatures 2017 pour Étant donnés - le Fonds franco-américain pour l'art contemporain - est maintenant ouvert. Les projets devant être mis en œuvre entre novembre 2017 et juin 2018 seront éligibles. Cette nouvelle saison comprend trois programmes de subventions différents: Subventions aux projets artistiques, bourses curatoriales, Résidences Etants Donnés. Date limite: 23 août 2017. The call is also available in English.
SAM Art Projects attribue chaque année un prix à un/e artiste français/e ou étranger/ère résidant en France. L’artiste représentant la scène artistique française doit présenter un projet qu’il souhaite réaliser à l’étranger, dans un pays hors-Europe et Amérique du Nord. Date limite: 15 septembre 2017.
The Artistic Director is expected to develop the artistic profile and activities of Danish Dance Theatre in accordance with the requirements laid down in the Framework Agreement with the Ministry of Culture. Danish Dance Theatre is known for its high artistic quality, for its innovative performances and for its extensive touring, both nationally and internationally. A continued audience development is essential, with offers for both the core audience and new audience members, in Copenhagen, in the regions and internationally. Deadline: 1 September 2017.
The communication officer will work under the responsibility of the General Secretary. He/She may be responsible for an intern or assistant, and manage the relations with external graphic designer or suppliers. He/she must be able to represent the network during private meeting and public presentations. Deadline: 30 June 2017.
Open call: artistic residency for UK based artists to work in Brazil: Rio de Janeiro and Xingu Indigenous Reserve
The application for the first 30-day residency, which will select one UK based emerging artist, is currently open. Residency takes place in September 2017, in partnership with the Indigenous Association of the Kuikuro People in Xingu Indigenous Reserve (AIKAX), in Central Brazil. The application is destined to artists working with a wide range of different media and platforms, and that are interested in developing an international work in Rio de Janeiro and the Xingu Indigenous Reserve (Mato Grosso State, Central Brazil), working with the Kuikuro Indigenous community (Ipatse Village). Deadline: 30 June 2017.
Conseiller/ère technique spécialisé(e) dans les industries créatives et la politique culturelle (Taiwan)
Mandatée par le ministère français des Affaires étrangères et du Développement international pour la mise en place de l’assistance technique française, sur financement MAEDI, Expertise France recherche un/une expert(e) technique international(e) qui sera placé(e) auprès du ministre de la Culture de Taiwan (MOC). L’expert(e) apportera son expertise en ingénierie des politiques culturelles pour appuyer le déploiement des grandes priorités du ministère : formation des fonctionnaires et des professionnels, développement des nouvelles technologies appliquées à la culture, déploiement des politiques culturelles dans les territoires. Date limite: 30 juin 2017.
This year's festival theme is The Age of The Strange, through which we question the authenticity of our daily lives in the troubling context of a world in crisis, embracing contradiction and fragility as vectors in our trajectory. BIDFF is looking for cutting edge dance films with a transparent and sometimes coded meaning, challenging the viewer to a playful exchange of information about social life, politics, extreme emotions, out of the ordinary places and oddly beautiful dance aesthetics. BIDFF encourages syncretism and dialogue between movement and the diverse forms of cinema from the most traditional to experimental. Deadline: 30 June 2017.
On November 4, 2016 the IGBK (International association for visual arts in Germany) and IAA Europe (International Association of Art-Europe) cooperated on an international workshop on social security and artists' mobility in Europe, that took place in the Haus der Kulturverbände in Berlin. On the Move and its members (mobility info. points) contributed to the workshop. Find the report online.