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).
For the upcoming programme year, the residency will welcome six residents from the United States, Germany and Canada. It will be the first year the Creative Residency is open to candidates outside of the United States and the organisers plan to continue expanding it internationally in the future. For 2017, the focus is on Photography, Graphic design (Digital and Print), UI / UX design, Graphic Composition (leveraging 2D and 3D), Video especially on YouTube or Vimeo, Illustration. Deadline: 26 February 2017.
Le Fonds franco-allemand Transfabrik pour le spectacle vivant encourage des projets de coopération et de création artistique entre la France et l’Allemagne, par un apport financier en coproduction, dans les domaines de la danse contemporaine, du théâtre contemporain, du nouveau cirque, des arts de la rue, du théâtre d’objets et de la marionnette. Date limite: 20 mars 2017.
The Ultimate Cookbook for Cultural Managers - Taxation of Artists in an International Context is the second 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.
Many organisations and networks in Europe have started to publish mapping, researches and online information about refugees' integration through art and culture and refugees / migrants as artists. This page is about listing these initiatives. Feel free to email mobility(at)on-the-move.org for further inputs.
LA-FRICHE de Strasbourg lance un appel à projet pour le Fest Sans Titre Mai(S)- Le Mur. Les organisateurs recherchent des projets de théâtre, danse, musique et arts plastiques (si associés à une de ces trois disciplines). L'appel est ouvert aux artiste(s) et/ou compagnies de toutes nationalités. Date limite: 12 mars 2017.
The competition is open to artists of any nationality or age. Their proposal should reflect upon encounters between art and science, and offer challenging methods of collaboration and enquiry between artists and scientists at CERN. The scope of this proposal should also consider a second developmental phase at FACT, where the artists will have the opportunity to expand their research and test its applications through FACTLab’s facilities and engagement with a wide range of communities. The ultimate goal for the residency will be the research and development of new concepts in laboratory contexts. Deadline: 10 March 2017.
The European Commission and music sector are working together towards a new EU support strategy for music. A report of the work carried out so far through “Music Moves Europe” can be found online with special mention on cultural mobility.
The target group is European animation professionals who have technical experience in the fields of graphic design, animation, story-board or lay-out and who would like to experiment with film-making in order to add to their professional skills base with a view to moving towards supervisory and managerial roles within a film-making team; animation graduates who would like to focus upon a career in film-making, and more specifically in TV projects. Deadline: 27 March 2017.
STARTS Prize 2017 – Grand prize of the European Commission honoring Innovation in Technology, Industry and Society stimulated by the Arts
Appointed by the European Commission, Ars Electronica, BOZAR and Waag Society are launching a 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. This follows the launch of a new activity in the European Commission named STARTS: Innovation at the nexus of Science, Technology, and the ARTS. Deadline: 3 March 2017.
Intersection is a commission opportunity created by Fabrica, centre for contemporary art in Brighton & Hove, and Project Art Works. The organisers believe this commission to be an innovative and challenging proposition – for the selected artist, for them as the co-commissioners and for the audiences who will encounter it. The organisers are inviting artists to apply who are living and working in the UK, EU and/or Iceland, Norway, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, FYR Macedonia, Montenegro, Republic of Serbia, Turkey, Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine. Deadline: 27 February 2017.
For the 2017/2018 season, Qendra Multimedia, a theater company based in Prishtina (Kosovo), is looking for professional and experienced: Stage designers, Costume designers, Music composers, Theater choreographers and Lighting designers. Deadline: 30 March.
LIAEP supports travel by serious visual artists (and occasionally individual performance and dance artists) to professional & established residencies and will consider high-quality independent projects if in support of the programme goals. Deadline: 28 February 2017.
The purpose of the Visitors section of the AC/E Programme for the Internationalisation of Spanish Culture (PICE) is to facilitate the presence in Spain of prestigious international influencers, agents, professionals and programmers in the fields of the arts and culture, so that they can enjoy first-hand experience of various areas of Spain’s cultural and creative sector and establish direct and personal relations. Two application periods: 1-31 January and 1-31 May 2017.
Check the two calls by the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Art de Bourges and apply as an artist or a curator, art critic or collective. Deadline: 15 March 2017.
Scan And Make aims to promote the use of computer controlled technologies like 3D Printing, CNC Milling, Laser cutting and others to a wider audience, enabling them to emerge from the techy bubble where they are now trapped. The theme for the artworks is open, participation is free and open to artists of any nationality. Participation can take place individually or in groups, collectives will be treated as individuals. Deadline: 1 March 2017.