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).
PREMIERE is an international program for a choreographic debut, offering professional platform for young choreographers to introduce their artistic vision at their very first movement based dance performance. Deadline: 23 February 2018.
Travel grants are intended to provide financial assistance to IETM members for their participation in IETM Plenary Meetings. Deadline: 9 March 2018.
Which consequences will Brexit have for cultural cooperation between Germany and the UK? Which consequences are actual, which are only potential? How can Germany’s foreign cultural policy react at the initial stage of this process? How can intercultural exchange be secured with a long-term perspective despite Brexit?
The Fondation provides financial support for the realization of artist projects that are inscribed within a social initiative. The call for project is directed towards artists proposing a project in collaboration with a group of people living in conditions of vulnerability (precariousness, hospitalisation, adolescence and suffering, disability, imprisonment, isolation, etc.). Deadline: 24 March 2018.
The Staff Exchange Programme by IETM-International Network for Contemporary Performing Arts offers its members a unique opportunity to gain a short but valuable international experience by joining the team of another member organisation and hosting a professional from abroad. The duration of an exchange programme may vary from 1 week to 3 months or more. The only condition to take part in the Staff Exchange Programme is to be a member of IETM. Deadline: 28 March 2018.
Towards greater gender equality: Promoting the Role and Image of Women in the Southern Mediterranean Audiovisual Sector
The project Towards Greater Gender Equality: Promoting the Role and Image of Women in the Southern Mediterranean Audiovisual Sector – SouthMed WiA, is designed to promote gender equality and support the film sector in seven Southern Mediterranean countries: Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia. The overall objective of SouthMed WiA is to strengthen the capacities of the audiovisual operators in the target countries to contribute to sustainable development and cultural diversity, by promoting gender equality and enhancing the image of women in the film sector. Deadline: 23 February 2018.
A special characteristic of Arc is the wonderful landscape that surrounds it. As walking can be conducive to the discursive process, we want to regularly invite two persons for shorter residencies, to take long walks in the beautiful green surroundings together. Walk & Talk residencies are aimed at artists and other cultural practitioners who wish to discuss a certain question with an expert from another field. The idea is to give people time to enter into a longer dialogue in another rhythm and collaborative mode. Deadline for application: no later than 2 months before the starting date of your residency.
Le Fonds pour la jeune création francophone est né d’un projet conjoint entre le Centre National du Cinéma et de l’image animée (CNC) en France, la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles en Belgique, le Film Fund Luxembourg au Luxembourg, la Société de Développement des Entreprises Culturelles (SODEC) au Québec, Téléfilm Canada,TV5MONDE, Orange, France Télévisions, la SACD, la SACD Belgique et la SACD Canada. Envisagé comme un système d’aides sélectives destiné à soutenir le dynamisme de la création pour des œuvres de cinéma, séries audiovisuelles et contenus web, il a pour objectif de favoriser l’émergence des talents prometteurs dans les pays d’Afrique francophone subsaharienne et Haïti. Date limite: 1er mars 2018.
Through this grants scheme, the European Cultural Foundation funds emerging artists and cultural workers of 18 years old or older in 59 countries to explore and to exchange views, skills and inspiration, create long-lasting collaborations and to instigate a positive change in their communities. They support all kinds of cross-border creativity - including music, visual art, theatre, dance, film, documentary, multimedia, design, photography, fashion and cultural capacity building. #steptravelgrants guidelines are updated! You can now apply for a larger grant if you choose more #sustainable ways of transport such as bus and train journeys. The deadline to apply is a minimum of 60 days before the departure date.
The World Economic Forum's Transformation Maps - a constantly refreshed repository of knowledge about global issues, from climate change to the future of work - are now publicly available for the first time and free of charge.There are various subjects covered (including art and culture, virtual and augmented reality as well as countries' focus).
The Global Report assesses the impact of the most recent policies and measures taken around the world to implement the UNESCO 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions, now ratified by 145 States and the European Union. Read the report and in particular the section 'Surviving the paradoxes of mobility' written by Khadija El Bennaoui.
Ujazdowski Castle Centre for Contemporary Art invites professionals such as curators, organisers, researchers and art managers to apply for a one-month-long residency. The participants are expected to share their experience and understanding of respective artistic and socio-political contexts, as well as to prepare themselves for participation in this year's exploration of the topic: "hospitality." Deadline: 25 February 2018.
To commemorate its 20th anniversary in 2017, the Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) builds upon its support to cultural mobility over the past 2 decades by launching Mobility First! - ASEF Cultural Mobility Initiative, a new fund that supports the movement of Asian and European artists and cultural professionals in Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) partner countries. The next round of calls will be out in February 2018! Stay tuned!
Check the events On the Move is associated with as a participant, speaker, facilitator etc. in 2017 and contact us at mobility (at) on-the-move.org for collaborations and/or partnerships.
ERASMUS+ : Beyond Disabilities European Mobility for all / Au delà du handicap: la mobilité européenne pour tous!
Beyond Disabilities European Mobility for all! A practical guide for organisations interested in European mobility activities involving young people with disabilities. Au delà du handicap: la mobilité européenne pour tous! Un guide pratique pour les organisations intéressées par des activités de mobilité européenne impliquant des jeunes en situation de handicap.