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).
AFRICA’SOUT! invites visual artists from the African continent and those in its diaspora to submit applications for consideration for a 6 week Residency in New York from September to October 2017. Deadline: 31 January 2017.
IdeasCity Arles—the next edition of the New Museum’s platform that explores the future of cities with arts and culture as driving forces—will take place May 22–27, 2017. The weeklong residency programme invites emerging practitioners working at the intersection of art, activism, design, technology, and urbanism. Deadline: 31 January 2017.
The organisers are looking for the most exciting Arab performance artists, companies, or collectives that have new work to present to the international stage. This is an open call to find the most engaging, thought-provoking and creative contemporary work Arab artists have to offer. Deadline: 24 January 2017.
The Photography and Social Justice Program builds capacity and community among a diverse, international network of Fellows who have not had access to mentorship or training in photography but can demonstrate a commitment to activism and social justice. Priority will be given to applicants from regions and communities where freedom of expression is limited. Deadline: 24 January 2017.
From the Almagro’s International Festival of Classical Theater, it is a pleasure to invite you to participate in the Seventh Edition of the International Almagro Off Contest. One more year in which the Festival bets and supports the creation of a classical theater from the originality, innovation, risk and contemporaneity. Deadline: 12 February 2017.
FRIDAY ISLAND is looking for artists (from Luxembourg and abroad) working in any medium (performing arts, fine arts, video/film, literature, etc.) for its next event, March 3rd, 2017. The theme of the event is FAILING. The theme should be approached in a critical way in relation to social/political/philosophical perspectives. The artistic contributions can take any form of expression as long as they question the theme and suggest a non-conform point of view. Deadline: 29 January 2017.
TransCultural Exchange > Proposals for presentations > 2018 International Conference on Opportunities in the Arts: Exploring New Horizons (Quebec)
TransCultural Exchange's International Conferences on Opportunities in the Arts are THE global platform for bringing together artists, critics, gallery owners, curators, residency directors and those working in other fields of interest to artists. They spark connections for art practitioners from around the world. They open doors to new horizons. They advance artistic innovation by putting artists in touch with their international peers, helping them find the time, funds, networks, inspiration and other means to pursue their goals. Deadline to apply (various formats): 20 February 2017.
The residency is an opportunity for those who want to upgrade their professional capabilities through Master Classes that will be available to residents (according to their interests) as well as for individuals who want to realize their filmmaking projects at any stage i.e. pre-production, production and post-production. Eligible countries are: Algeria - Jordan - Morocco - Tunisia - Bahrain - Kuwait - Oman - UAE - Egypt - Lebanon - Saudi Arabia - Palestine- Iraq - Libya - Syria – Qatar- Yemen - Sudan and Germany. Deadline: 1 February 2017.
European Academy of Yuste Foundation > 10 research and mobility grants for European studies, Carlos V European Award - Sofia Corradi, Mamma Erasmus
The European Academy of Yuste Foundation is offering a grants programme linked to the Carlos V European Award, aimed at researchers currently working on a doctoral thesis in any field of study. The theme of the grants is adapted to the profile of the person presented with the Award, and the theme of this edition’s grants call is, from a multidisciplinary perspective, “Peace and European values as a potential model for integration and progress in a global world”. Deadline: 30 January 2017.
Le Service de coopération et d’action culturelle du Consulat général de France à Québec souhaite renforcer son soutien aux artistes français émergents en appuyant des lieux engagés dans le repérage et la diffusion de la relève artistique française établis hors des épicentres que sont les villes de Montréal et Québec. Sont concernés les projets artistiques, toutes disciplines confondues ; les projets transdisciplinaires feront l’objet d’une attention particulière. Echéances: 1er février et 1er mai 2017.
Milena Jesenská Fellowships are intended as an award for excellence and are directed towards experienced European journalists (including Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Turkey). Applicants must have worked in print, broadcast or online journalism for several years and must have an outstanding professional record. Deadline: 6 February 2017.
Marche Teatro_Inteatro festival international call looks for artists from all contemporary artistic live art fields proposing a critical approach on current reality, generating new perceptions, responding to actuality with dynamism, reflecting on emerging human territories, involving an heterogeneous audience, proposing works that propose a question mark. Deadline: 30 January 2017.
BECC Toolkit by the European Network of Cultural Centres intends to support the mobility of cultural leaders and guide their learning experience. On the Move contributed to the section: Why going international? Where to find a mobility for me?
European Investment Bank Institute > Call for application for the Artists’ Development Programme 2017 (Beyond borders)
The ADP offers emerging EU visual artists a month-long residency in Luxembourg, enabling them to develop their practice and create a new (body of) work(s), boosted by the mentorship of a high-profile established artist. In 2017, the recipients will each be mentored by acclaimed British artist Callum Innes. Deadline: 31 January 2017.
EUROPALIA CURATOR’S AWARD > Open call for emerging Belgium-based curators to develop a project with Europalia Indonesia (Belgium)
First and unique in Belgium, EUROPALIA CURATOR’S AWARD, aims to give financial and logistic resources to an emergent curator in order to develop an ambitious project with three artists of her/his choice. For EUROPALIA CURATOR’S AWARD the organisers would like to address the subject of biodiversity and related ecological questions in Indonesia. Deadline: 22 January 2017.