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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).

24.01.2018

New Maker Ensemble > Call for performers, scores and commission (Portugal)

With support from local authorities, The New Maker Ensemble is producing its new project SYSTEM 2 STAGES, which will take place on July 2018 in Madeira Island, and divided in two parts: [STAGE 1] Contemporary music chamber work, produced for conventional spaces. and [STAGE 2] Workshop-based participatory work 'Circular Exclusion', produced for unconventional public spaces. Deadline: 23 February 2018.

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24.01.2018

Mophradat > Programs and Editorial coordinator needed (Belgium)

Mophradat is an international non-profit contemporary arts association that creates opportunities for thinking, producing, and sharing among contemporary artists from the Arab World and their peers everywhere. Mophradat is looking for a Programs and Editorial coordinator. Deadline: 25 February 2018.

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24.01.2018

Alps Art Academy (Switzerland) > Open call

From June 28 to July 7, 2018, the 2nd international Alps Art Academy will take place in the Safiental (Grisons, Switzerland). The Tenna Summer Academy, which is held every two years, focuses on land and environmental art. In dialogue with the art-historical movement of the 60s and 70s, contemporary approaches to art in the Alpine landscape are discussed and further developed. The Alps Art Academy creates a platform for proposals for a possible future Land Art, which integrates the landscape, nature and the environment as well as history and society into its production. Deadline: 28 February 2018.

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18.01.2018

Centre culturel suisse de Paris > un/e responsable des arts visuels

Le Centre culturel suisse de Paris, 1e antenne à l’étranger de la Fondation Pro Helvetia, a fêté son 30e anniversaire en 2015. Situé dans le quartier du Marais, il a pour vocation de faire connaître à Paris et dans les réseaux culturels français une création contemporaine suisse ouverte sur le monde et de promouvoir les liens entre les scènes artistiques suisses et françaises. Le centre culturel suisse de Paris recherche un/e responsable des arts visuels. Date limite: 23 février 2018.

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18.01.2018

Center for Contemporary Art Kitakyushu (Japan) > CCA Fellowship Program

CCA Kitakyushu operates Fellowship Program for young artists and researchers (below 40) those who are engaged in art, curatorial work, design and architecture. Fellowship Program 2018 runs from the September 2018 to the end of March 2019 accepting fellows in the fields of art, curatorial work, architecture and design. Each fellow is required to stay and work in Kitakyushu for a few months either consecutively or intermittently during the above period of time. Deadline: 30 March 2018.

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17.01.2018

Fonds d'aides aux échanges artistiques et culturels de l'outre-mer (FEAC)

Créé en mars 1999 à l’initiative du Secrétariat d’État à l’Outre-mer et du Ministère de la culture et de la communication, le fonds d’aide aux échanges artistiques et culturels de l’Outre-mer (FEAC) a essentiellement pour objectif de soutenir la diffusion des productions artistiques des territoires d’Outre-mer, entre ces territoires et la métropole ainsi qu’entre ces territoires et les pays de leurs zones géographiques. Disciplines couvertes:Théâtre; Musique et Danse; Arts Plastiques et Livre et Lecture. Deux échéances: 6 février et 25 mai 2018.

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16.01.2018

Eye's Walk Digital Festival (Greece) > Europe started here! > Open call for applications (individuals and teams)

The call is open to 3D, Video installation & Site specific Performing art projects as well as virtual reality & Augmented reality games. Starting from the island of Syros the “Europe started Here!” project may appear in other cities in Greece and abroad as an opportunity for people to connect with the public space through the art. Deadline: 15 April 2018.

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15.01.2018

The Auxiliary (UK) > artists in residence programme

The Auxiliary are inviting submissions for their artist-in-resident programme, AUX-AiR 2018. The organisers are looking for 4 emerging and early career international artists working in the fields of sonic art, performance and installation to undertake a funded, 6 week residency at their project space in Teesside, Northeast England.There is no curatorial thematic for this call out. However projects that engage with the industrial heritage, place and identity of Teesside will be favoured. Deadline: 28 February 2018.

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12.01.2018

Etants-donnés - fonds franco-américain pour l'art contemporain / Étant donnés Contemporary Art (USA/France)

Les artistes français, les institutions américaines et les commissaires d'expositions américains peuvent se porter candidats pour des projets se déroulant entre le 1er juin 2018 et le 30 juin 2019. French/France based artists, US institutions and curators can apply for projects to be implemented between the 1st of June 2018 and the 30 June 2019. Dl: 15 / 3 /2018.

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11.01.2018

European Commission > Public consultation on EU funds in the area of values and mobility

In 2018, the Commission will make comprehensive proposals for the next generation of financial programmes for the post-2020 Multiannual Financial Framework, which is the EU's long–term budget. This consultation's objective is to collect the views of all interested parties on how to make the most of every euro of the EU budget. All citizens, organisations and stakeholders can respond to this consultation, and in particular those with an interest and/or involvement in issues related to learning mobility; education and training apart from mobility; volunteering, humanitarian aid, solidarity; youth work; labour mobility; culture, media and arts; citizenship and values; justice area, judicial cooperation, rights; consumer protection. Deadline: 8 March 2018.

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10.01.2018

STARTS Prize 2018 – Grand prize of the European Commission honoring innovation in technology, industry and society stimulated by the arts

Appointed by the European Commission, Ars Electronica in collaboration with BOZAR and Waag Society is launching an international prize to select the most pioneering collaborations and results in the field of creativity and innovation at the crossings of science and technology with the arts. The prizes are offered to honor innovative projects at the intersection of science, technology and the arts: one for artistic exploration, and thus projects with the potential to influence or change the way technology is deployed, developed or perceived, and one for innovative collaboration between industry/technology and art/culture in ways that open up new paths for innovation. Deadline: 2 March 2018.

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10.01.2018

UNIDRAM 2018 (Germany) > Open call for applications

UNIDRAM organisers are looking for visual theatre productions with a special focus on contemporary visual theatre that spans different genres. The productions can contain dance, drama, puppetry, music, visual arts or video and performance elements. They consider all applications submitted in time except for productions in the areas of children’s theatre and classical drama. Deadline: 15 March 2018.

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10.01.2018

KAMS > Grant Program for International Organizations Presenting Exhibitions of Korean Artists

Hosted by the Ministry of Culture, Sports & Tourism, the Korea Arts Management Service (KAMS) engages in a broad range of international exchange programs to introduce Korea’s contemporary art to an international audience while strengthening its global network. As a part of this effort, KAMS seeks to award grants to International art organizations that 1) invite Korean artists to exhibit, or 2) collaborate with Korean partners – including curators, galleries, and pertinent organizations – to present exhibitions of Korean artists, thereby assisting high-potential Korean artists with extending their reach to international art markets. Deadline: 28 February 2018.

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10.01.2018

Invisible Borders: Trans-African organisation > Lagos - Maputo 2018: Call for Participation

In 2018, Invisible Borders Trans-African project will embark on the 8th edition of its artistic Road Trip Project. The Road Trip this time, will be a Trans-African one encompassing countries, towns, villages, rivers and Trans-African highways between Lagos (Nigeria) and Maputo (Mozambique) within a period of 95 days, from August 20 to November 23, 2018. The road trip will feature 21 participants all together (3 administrators, 9 Trans-border participants and 9 guest participants). The organisers are seeking passionate African artists (photographers, writers, filmmakers, historians, architects, dancers, performance artists, and graffiti artists) who are interested in participating in this road trip. Deadline: 6 March 2018.

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05.01.2018

LACMA- Los Angeles County Museum of Art > Art + Technology Lab > Call for artists' proposals

Awards are given for a period of one year, and during that time the artist is encouraged to pursue new directions in their work that explore ideas in technology and culture. Preference is given to projects that are speculative in nature and provide opportunities for public engagement, through crowd-sourcing, talks, demonstrations, maker events, or performance.The purpose of the Art + Technology Lab is to nurture new work with financial and in-kind support for projects that engage emerging technology. Deadline: 21 February 2018.

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