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).

17.12.2015

First Global Report - Evaluating the Impact of the Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions

Since the adoption of the 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions, the world’s cultural landscape has changed considerably. Presented at UNESCO on 16 December 2015, the Report Re|Shaping Cultural Policies explores these changes and the policy impact of the Convention. One section of the report is entitled 'Minding the gaps: promoting mobility'.

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10.12.2015

touring artists: Residencies – finding, choosing, and applying

touring artists, the information portal for artists and cultural professionals working internationally, published a new piece of information on the topic ‘residencies‘. The information for Germany-based artists searching a residency abroad and for artists abroad looking for an opportunity in Germany was collected by On the Move, in collaboration with DutchCulture I TransArtists.

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16.11.2015

CKU publication > The Contribution of Art and Culture in Peace and Reconciliation Processes

The Contribution of Art and Culture in Peace and Reconciliation Processes in Asia - A literature review and case studies from Pakistan, Nepal, Myanmar, Indonesia, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh.

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30.10.2015

Publication: Mobility and Touring in Central Africa / La mobilité et les tournées en Afrique centrale

AMA/Art Moves Africa is thrilled to announce the release of "Mobility and Touring in Central Africa," its third publication on mobility and touring in Africa. AMA / Art Moves Africa a le plaisir de présenter "La mobilité et les tournées en Afrique centrale," notre troisième publication sur la mobilité et les tournées en Afrique.

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19.10.2015

New UNESCO report on the implementation of 1980 Recommendation on Status of the Artist

The 2015 report was compiled from a survey sent out to 195 countries which focused on four significant contemporary issues, Digital technologies and the Internet, ease of travel for artists, social protection and freedom of expression.

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17.10.2015

Agenda 21 for Culture: Self-evaluating tool on culture in sustainable development

Based on the 100 actions of Culture 21 Actions, the questionnaire is open to local governments, individuals and organisations (academics, activists, civil society, etc.) interested in self-evaluating to what extent an integrated vision of culture in sustainable development exists in their cities.

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13.10.2015

The Challenges of Mobility, Researches, Debates and Practices

The present volume covers and reflects on several crucial issues that shape the contemporary age, and provides some new and fresh perspectives about the challenges of mobility.

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07.10.2015

AIR Array: Perspectives on Artist in Residence Programmes

AIR Array: Perspectives on Artist in Residence Programmes is a compilation of content developed during the event AIR ARRAY: Meeting of Artist in Residence Programmes and Mobility Workshop for Artists which was held at Matadero Madrid and Casa de Velázquez - Académie de France à Madrid in March 2015. The publication features summaries of activities which took place over the three days of the event as well as essays further exploring the key issues raised. (EN/ES)

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28.09.2015

Cross-Border Cooperation and Cultural Communities in Europe

This paper by Jordi Baltà Portolés, deals with the analysis of Euroregions and cross-border cooperation within the European Union, with particular emphasis on their relevance to nations which have their territory divided across two or more EU Member States.

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23.09.2015

The art of export > A guide by The Culture Diary

This guide offers essential advice and shares experiences from industry leaders. The guide also provides a go-to list of services available from government departments and agencies to help you make the most out of international opportunities.

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21.09.2015

Staging risks # Risks on stage > Discover the OiRA tools for the Live Performance sector

The European social partners in the live performance sector have launched two new online interactive tools to support risk assessment ("OiRA" tools). The OiRA tools for the Live Performance sector have been developed to give venues, production companies and all those working in the sector a roadmap to address the many health and safety challenges they face. Such tools can be useful in the context of touring and collaboration works.

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19.09.2015

Modul-dance - Moving with dance artists across Europe > The Book

The main goal of this project led by Mercat de les Flors in Barcelona was to support development, mobility and exchange for dance artists. This cooperation project followed the principles of the European Dancehouse Network (EDN), the umbrella organisation for most of the module-dance project partners. Delve into this inspiring and well-done publication!

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18.09.2015

Directory of Tools to Implement and Strengthen Cultural Policies and Statistics in ACP countries

Discover the tools Directory to implement and strengthen cultural policies and statistics in ACP countries. Découvrez le Répertoire d’outils d’appui à la mise en place et au renforcement de politiques et statistiques culturelles dans les pays ACP.

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22.08.2015

Newton Fund (United Kingdom)

The Newton Fund’s aim is to develop science and innovation partnerships that promote the economic development and welfare of collaborating countries. Some opportunities concern culture, creativity and innovation including for Brazil, China, Egypt, Indonesia, Malaysia, The Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam.

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27.07.2015

Apply for the Excite Programme

EXCITE is a project under the Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs (EYE) programme, a programme aiming to stimulate growth and entrepreneurship throughout Europe by financially supporting young entrepreneurs looking for experience and senor knowledge abroad. Within this programme, EXCITE represents a consortium of 7 partners with a particular focus on stimulating entrepreneurship in the Creative and Cultural Industries. On-going application.

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