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26.02.2020

British Council / Creative Scotland > Open Funding Call Scotland – Europe 2020

British Council and Creative Scotland are inviting proposals from artist(s) or organisations working in visual art, theatre, dance, literature, music and cross art form practices to undertake projects with European countries. Supported projects must be completed by the end of March 2021, and could take the form of research and scoping visits, cultural exchange, workshops, delegations, conferences, residencies, etc. Applicants must be based in Scotland. Deadline: 4 March 2020.

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25.02.2020

Metropolis > Open Call for Site-specific Residency Programme (Denmark)

Metropolis is calling for 10 artists working with performing arts for an international site-specific residency programme in Copenhagen. The programme is aimed at performing artists with an interdisciplinary approach who have an interest in researching, creating and producing work in public space and the public realm. There are two separate residencies: Mapping the City (5 July - 2 August 2020) and Performative Landscapes (9 August - 6 September 2020). Deadline: 22 March 2020.

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24.02.2020

Goethe-Institut > European Residency Programme for Translators of German-language Fiction (Germany)

The Goethe-Institut’s European Translators’ Residency Programme offers residencies for translators of German-language fiction. Residencies take place at one of two sites (Siggen and Dresden-Hellerau), last 6-8 weeks, and can be scheduled March-December 2020. The programme mainly targets translators of German literature (novels, poetry and essays) who live outside Germany, with preference for contemporary German fiction. At least two large-scale published translations, as well as a publication contract for the translation being worked on during the residency, are required to make an application. Deadline: 6 March 2020.

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24.02.2020

FIAF > Call for Proposals for Film:ReStored Heritage Festival (Germany)

The fifth edition of Film:ReStored, a festival dedicated to film heritage, will take place 27 October – 1 November 2020 at the Filmhaus in Berlin. The event will have a European focus, exploring challenges and solutions for European archives and film heritage institutions. The organisers invite proposals for lectures, workshop reports and film programmes from applicants in EU member states. Deadline: 1 April 2020.

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24.02.2020

Leach Pottery > Leach 100 Residencies for Pottery/Ceramic Artists (UK)

To celebrate its centenary, the Leach Pottery in Cornwall, UK is hosting two international residents. One residency will run 18 May - 31 July 2020, and the other 1 September - 13 November 2020. The selected artists will develop a new body of work to reflect the centenary that will be exhibited as a part of the Leach 100 celebrations at the end of 2020. Applications are welcomed from around the world. Deadline: 6 March 2020.

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24.02.2020

PUTSPACE > Summer Symposium ‘Narrations, Experiences and Contestations of Public Transport in European Cities’ (Belarus)

The international project Public Transport as Public Space in European Cities (PUTSPACE)'s Summer Symposium will take place in Minsk, Belarus, 1–6 June 2020. The symposium is focusing on ‘Narrations, Experiences and Contestations of Public transport in European Cities’. As part of a trans-disciplinary approach to the topic, the organisers are calling for the participation of scholars, artists, filmmakers, writers and practitioners who work in or around public transport systems. Deadline: 20 March 2020.

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24.02.2020

KHOJ International Artists’ Association > Curatorial Intensive South Asia 2020 (India)

The Curatorial Intensive South Asia is a fully-funded fellowship programme in the field of curatorial practices relevant to South Asia in the visual arts. The programme consists of a two-week residential course in Delhi, India in July 2020 followed by an exhibition curated by the Fellows late in 2020. Open to applicants residing in South Asia (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal, India, Iran, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka). Deadline: 15 April 2020.

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21.02.2020

The Arts Centre > Creative Residency Programme (New Zealand)

The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora in Ōtautahi Christchurch, Aotearoa New Zealand is offering a residency programme to support creative professionals practicing in any creative media to work on a project. It is open to people from New Zealand and around the world for a residency period of between 1 and 3 months. Deadline: 31 March 2020.

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21.02.2020

33rd SIMBAS Conference > Call for papers: ‘Performing the future: Institutions and politics of memory’ (Poland)

The 33rd SIBMAS Conference will take place 2-5 June 2020 in Warsaw, and focus, among other things, on the issue of theatre heritage institutions and the politics of memory – what narratives do we need and for what purpose? It will address also the topic of ecology in the library, archive, and museum simply because few issues are more pressing in today’s world. The organisers are inviting proposals for papers to be given at the conference (max 20 mins presentation time), with grants available for individuals with no other institutional support. Deadline: 29 February 2020.

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21.02.2020

Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre > International Photography Symposium (Latvia)

Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre invites fine-art photographers to apply for ‘One – Artist International Photography Symposium – Residence’ in the city of Daugavpils, Latvia. The symposium will take place within the framework of the Riga Photography Biennial 2020, ‘Archaeology of Reality’, and will run 14-24 April 2020. Deadline: 10 March 2020.

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21.02.2020

Appel à candidatures – Fondation Salomon Residency Award 2020 (USA)

Le Fondation Salomon Residency Award permet à un/une artiste de moins de 35 ans issu/e d’un pays membre de l’Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie, de bénéficier d’une résidence de 6 mois à New-York (de 2 janvier au 30 juin 2021). Date limite : 26 avril 2020.

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21.02.2020

ALCA > Appel à candidatures résidence croisée Vassivière/Chalet Mauriac (France)

Le Centre international d’art et du paysage de l’île de Vassivière et le Chalet Mauriac lancent ensemble un appel à candidatures pour un travail de création et de recherche s'inscrivant dans les problématiques actuelles de rapport à l’environnement et l’écologie. Ils invitent un(e) artiste et un(e) scientifique (naturaliste, biologiste, ethnologue, anthropologue, géographe…) à postuler pour une résidence de 8 semaines : du 27 juillet au 20 septembre 2020 à Vassivière et du 5 au 30 octobre 2020 au Chalet Mauriac – Saint-Symphorien. Date limite : 5 avril 2020.

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19.02.2020

Cultural Creative Spaces & Cities > Travel Support for Policy Co-Creative Events (Italy / The Netherlands / Belgium)

The Cultural and Creative Spaces and Cities (CCSC) project offers travel support for 9 cultural policy makers, public administration representatives, researchers and cultural and creative practitioners to participate in three Policy Co-Creative events. The events are taking place in Naples, Italy (15-16 May 2020); Amsterdam, The Netherlands (15-17 June 2020); and Ghent, Belgium (15-17 September 2020). Deadline: 8 March 2020.

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19.02.2020

Art Ii Biennial > Call for Carbon Neutral and Carbon Sink Projects (Finland)

Art Ii Biennial will take place 10-14 June 2020 in the Northern Ostrobothnia region of Finland. The organisers are inviting artists to formulate ideas and experiments for carbon-neutral artistic productions and projects that create carbon sinks in Ii, a municipality well-known for its ambitious climate aims. The organisers welcome proposals from environmental artists, media artists, community artists and art-science collectives: the media of the art is not limited. The call is open for artists living and working in Finland or abroad; artists are welcome to arrive by bus, train or boat. Deadline: 29 February 2020.

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19.02.2020

Majalat Initiative > Call for National Projects 2020 (Lebanon / Belgium)

Funded by the European Union, the Majalat initiative aims at creating and promoting a space for encounter and constructive dialogue between South of the Mediterranean civil society (civil society organisations, trade unions, social movements, academic actors) and the European Union (EU). Majalat is calling for proposals for national projects in Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Palestine, Morocco, Syria and Tunisia. Projects must be implemented between 2 May - 21 June 2020. Project outcomes will then be presented at events in Beirut (7 & 8 July 2020) and Brussels (24 & 25 November 2020). Deadline: 10 March 2020.

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