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).
CIMAM's travel grants support the attendance of curators, researchers and museum directors of contemporary art to the CIMAM 2018 Annual Conference taking place in Stockholm, Sweden (2-4 November 2018). CIMAM is offering around 12 grants generously supported by MALBA–Fundación Costantini, Alserkal Programming, V-A-C Foundation, Samdani Art Foundation and Byucksan Foundation. Deadline: 30 June 2018.
Kyber Teatro (Italy) > International Theatre, Art and New Technologies Festival “Le meraviglie del Possibile”.
LMDP Festival is the first of this kind in the whole Italy. It aim is to promote the interrelation between artistic and technological languages. Kyber Teatro – spin off of L’Aquilone di Viviana theatre company, creator and manager of the Festival, addresses to Italian and International artists an Open Call to submit their projects about “Interaction between arts and technology”. Deadline: 15 July 2018.
Etablie en 1996 sous l’égide de l’Académie des sciences morales et politiques, la Fondation culturelle franco-taiwanaise a pour objet de "récompenser chaque année, par deux prix, des œuvres, artistiques ou littéraires, mettant en lumière les rapports entre l’Europe et Taiwan et/ou contribuant à l’intensification des rapports culturels entre l’Europe et Taiwan". Date limite : 30 juin 2018.
The organisers are looking for Projects that embody the LUCKY spirit and that are engaged with physicality, movement and performance. All artistic disciplines are eligible (dance, visual arts, theatre, film/video, music,performance-based arts, interdisciplinary arts); Projects that increase environmental awareness, promote social equality, showcase art’s social dimension, address cultural responsiveness and social responsibility as well as Projects that engage socially underprivileged community members who would normally not have access to culture as equal partners, that encourage under resourced communities to overcome barriers, to participate in creative process and that create equitable access to culture.Deadline: 30 June 2018.
The INNOVATION NETWORK OF EUROPEAN SHOWCASES, or INES, is a European cooperation project initiated by eight international showcase festivals and gigmit, the European digital platform for artist booking.The network offers different opportunities through two programmes: INES#pro and INES#festival. Check the upcoming deadlines!
Le programme de mobilité internationale Passerelle Méditerranée - Île-de-France a été mis en place afin de propager la culture en dépassant les frontières géographiques et sociales. Ce programme s'adresse à tout·e entrepreneur·e âgé·e de 18 à 30 ans dont le projet porte sur les arts et la culture tout en insufflant une nouvelle dimension à son projet grâce à la confrontation de ses idées avec un·e homologue étranger·e. Parmi les conditions d'éligibilité: résider dans l'un des pays/régions suivants: France (Île-de-France) | Maroc | Tunisie | Algérie | Liban | Jordanie. Pas de limite de date pour candidater.
The g0v summit is a biennial event which focuses on open government, open source collaboration and civic participation. It was established in 2014 by the g0v community. The past two summits have gathered speakers from 19 countries and more than 2,000 local and international participants. The summit is run by volunteers, and it itself is a huge collaborative project of the community. This year, the organisers strive to make the Summit an open platform for sharing and brainstorming ideas and projects. They hope that engineers and researchers, activists and creators, keep changing our society through technology, expertise, and the power of collaboration. Deadline: 30 June 2018.
The Songkhla Heritage Trust and OXLAEY have developped a new artist residency programme. Artists of any discipline are invited to apply. The residency will begin in December 2018 for a length of between 4 and 8 weeks. Deadline: 1 August 2018.
The COAL Prize is open to artists throughout the world who dare to imagine and experiment, to transform territories, lifestyles, organisations, and production methods. Together, they are building a new collective narrative, a new vision, developing our future heritage, and in doing so creating the necessary optimistic framework for everyone to find the means and the motivation to implement the changes needed for a more sustainable and just world. Deadline: 31 July 2018.
The program is aimed at foreign artists from all around the world who wish to pursue a research project in Paris during a minimum period of three consecutive months, and that are supported by one or more cultural partners. This program is aimed at artists in every artistic discipline: Architecture/landscape/urbanism, street arts/circus/puppets, digital arts, visual arts, comics, cinema/movies/video, curating projects, dance/performances, design, literature, youth book, fine arts and crafts, modern music and jazz, classical and contemporary music, contemporary art performances, photography, theatre, musics for films and video games. Deadline: 29 June 2018.
The Ultimate Cookbook for Cultural Managers - Visas for Third Country National Artists Travelling to the Schengen Area is the fifth publication of the RISE project. The European Festivals Association (EFA) and Pearle*- Live Performance Europe have teamed up to improve knowledge on legal and managerial aspects on cross-border cooperation within the EFA RISE project, funded by the Creative Europe Programme from the European Union from 2014 until 2017, and renewed until 2021 as EFA RISE 2. In this hands-on guide, you will find everything you need to know about travelling in the Schengen area from a third country, and you will be able to navigate the complexity of these regulations.
While preparing On the Move's participation in a public panel related to touring world musicians and visa issues - as part of WOMEX 13 (Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom) -, we realised that it would be relevant to have a specific page to gather different information portals/organisations which can be useful in the time of visa applications or to report problems and obstacles. Check this regularly updated list and contact us to share other relevant information!
With 70 other organisation in the cultural and creative sector, On the Move signed and sent an open letter to EU institutions urging them to give a significant boost to the EU budget dedicated to culture. The letter was issued by IMPALA (Independent Music Companies Association) and calls on the EU to double the budget allocated to the successor of Creative Europe, the EU’s programme dedicated to the cultural sectors, and ensure these sectors also have access to other sources of EU funding.
Kyoto Art Center’s Artist-in-Residence Programme offers support to emerging artists and art researchers who wish to pursue creative activities in Kyoto. The organisers switch between hosting visual artist and performing artist every year. In 2019, the programme is open for visual artists / researchers. Deadline: 30 June 2018.
Appel à projets franco-québécois > la mobilité au service des jeunes professionnels de la culture (18-35 ans)
Une attention particulière est portée sur les projets favorisant les nouveaux partenariats entre institutions, facilitant la circulation des artistes, créateurs et professionnels de la culture tout en étant ancré dans les réalités actuelles des deux sociétés. Ces initiatives permettent d’élargir les champs d’action des professionnels de la culture et sont garantes de découvertes enrichissantes, tant au niveau professionnel que personnel. Les projets de coproduction, de co-création, d’échange d’expertise, ainsi que ceux démontrant un potentiel de développement de marché ou de rayonnement au Québec seront particulièrement considérés, et ce, dans toute la diversité de la coopération culturelle. Date limite : 30 octobre 2018.