News

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).

27.11.2017

Exploring the connections between arts and human rights meeting report

The agency organised a high-level expert meeting in Vienna on 29-30 May 2017, bringing together participants from different EU Member States and horizons, including: human rights and fine arts academics; museum staff; curators; representatives of civil society organisations focusing on artistic freedom; and artists from the fields of photography, visual arts, comics, choreography, literature and music. Find the report online.

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27.11.2017

Publications, Projects and Mapping related to refugees and migrants

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.

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26.11.2017

ENOA > Open Call for tailor-made residencies for the new generation of creators & opera makers

Applications are mainly open for creators and conductors highly interested in the development of new operatic and theatre musical forms, and in the role of the creation for the renewal of the opera going audience. Deadline: 30 January 2018.

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25.11.2017

Young Talent Architecture Award (YTAA) : Open call for the second edition

Fundació Mies van der Rohe and Creative Europe are proud to announce the launch of the second edition of the Young Talent Architecture Award (YTAA) supporting the talent of recently graduated Architects, Urban Planners and Landscape Architects. Deadline (for the schools): 22 February 2018.

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18.11.2017

Cultural Diplomacy: Arts, Festivals and Geopolitics (Edited by Milena Dragićević Šešić)

This book that presents collection of texts has been created as a result of two separate projects: the conference BITEF (Belgrade International Theatre Festival) and Cultural Diplomacy: Theatre and Geopolitics and the Creative Europe Desk Serbia research project about the state of the art in international and regional cultural collaboration in Serbia. Thus the book is divided in five complementary parts. part I: Cultural diplomacy: soft power or fair cooperation part II: Theatre festivals in cultural diplomacy part III: Paradiplomacy and bottom-up cultural diplomacy part IV: Serbia – challenges and perspectives of international cultural cooperation part V: Cultural cooperation data - statistical annex.

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17.11.2017

European Leadership in Cultural, Science and Innovation Diplomacy (EL-CSID)

The European Leadership in Cultural, Science and Innovation Diplomacy (EL-CSID) project analyses the relevance of cultural, science and innovation diplomacy for EU external relations, locating developments in these fields in the evolving global context. The website of this project include interesting resources related to cultural diplomacy for EU external relations.

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16.11.2017

USArtists International

USArtists International supports performances by U.S. artists at important cultural festivals and arts marketplaces around the globe. Committed to the presence of U.S. based artists on world stages, USArtists International provides grants to ensembles and individual performers in dance, music and theatre invited to perform at significant international festivals and performing arts markets. Deadlines: 1 December 2017 and 5 April 2018.

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15.11.2017

Change of Scene: call for international artistic cooperations in performing arts

Change of Scene is looking for cooperative projects that address prevailing social themes and change, and manifest them in a joint artistic response. This last call for proposals is directed at city and state theaters as well as independent companies from the German-speaking realm (Germany, Austria or Switzerland) who wish to develop a new artistic project with a partner from North Africa or Eastern Europe. Deadline: 15 February 2018.

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14.11.2017

Artists at Risk Connection

The Artists at Risk Connection (ARC), PEN America's newest initiative, is an online collaborative project encompassing more than 500 global organizations that provide resources that can help save the lives of threatened artists. Through this online hub artists and organizations alike now have a clear, easily navigable website from which to network or seek further assistance. ARC is a supportive environment, where artists can "connect," fostering progress towards positive change in human rights.

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13.11.2017

Appel à candidature 2019 Programme Villa Kujoyama (Japon)

Construite en 1992 par l’architecte Kunio Kato sur la montagne d’Higashiyama à Kyoto, la Villa Kujoyama est un lieu d’échanges interdisciplinaires et a pour vocation de renforcer le dialogue interculturel entre la France et le Japon. Les résidents sont appelés à nouer des relations de travail avec les milieux professionnels, universitaires, artistiques et culturels de Kyoto, de la région du Kansai et de l’ensemble de l’archipel. Pour ce faire, ils peuvent s’appuyer sur l’équipe de la Villa et sur le réseau culturel français au Japon constitué avec la Villa de six antennes de l’Institut français du Japon (Fukuoka, Kyoto, Osaka, Tokyo, Yokohama), des quatre Alliances françaises, et d’un Institut de recherche (Tokyo). Date limite: 9 février 2018.

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10.11.2017

Horizon 2020 > Inclusive and sustainable growth through cultural and creative industries and the arts

Proposals should explore the conditions for a successful CCI sector, considering business models, resilient strategies and innovative solutions to boost sustainable employment and growth in the sector, and their interactions with research and development processes, especially for the self-employed and micro enterprises. Deadline: 13 March 2018.

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08.11.2017

Mobility funding - Kosovo

Mobility funding in Kosovo is a guide written by Tamara Bračič Vidmar, Bunker, Ljubljana & Balkan Express Network and supported by On the Move.

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06.11.2017

International Award 'UCLG – Mexico City – Culture 21' > Call for participation

The objective of the International Award 'UCLG – Mexico City – Culture 21' is, to recognise leading cities and individuals that have distinguished themselves through their contribution to culture as a key dimension in sustainable cities. Deadline: 16 March 2018.

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30.10.2017

European Media Art Platform / European Media Artists in Residence Exchange 2018

The new European Media Art Platform offers residencies for Media Artists in the fields of digital media including Internet and computer-based artists, filmmakers, and those working in media based performance, sound or video as well as robotics or bio-art. Artists with European residence or a European passport can apply for a two-months residency at one of the following institutions: Ars Electronica Center, Linz; Bandits Mages, Bourges, France; Foundation for Art & Creative Technology (FACT), Liverpool, United Kingdom; IMPAKT, Utrecht, Netherlands; Kontejner, Zagreb, Croatia; LaBoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, Guijón, Spain; M-Cult, Helsinki, Finland; Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens, Greece; RIXC, Riga, Latvia and WRO Center for Media Art Foundation, Wroclaw, Poland; Werkleitz Centre for Media Art, Halle (Saale), Germany. Deadline: 20 January 2018.

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30.10.2017

International Theatre Costume & Makeup Design Competition & Exhibition 2018 (China)

As announced during the first iSTAN Stage Art Summit, held in Beijing 2016, iSTAN is pleased to announce a competition which concentrates on Costume Design and Makeup Design.The goal of the competition is to promote and stimulate the artistic creativity of stage art and design professionals and students. Beyond students, the competition is open to designers who have worked in the field of the stage arts professionally as a Costume Designer or Makeup Designer. The entry should be stage costume works and makeup design works which have been formally shown. Deadline: 28 February 2018.

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