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Chemnitz European Capital of Culture > AIR Modernism Residency for Artists from Wroclaw, Chemnitz and Tbilisi (Poland)
AIR Modernism is an international artist residency project that seeks to network Polish, German and Georgian arts and cultural institutions and professionals. The residency itself is dedicated to those working in visual arts/design/architecture/science. It will take place in Wrocław (Poland), 15 September – 15 October 2020. Applications are invited from artists living, born, studying or creating in Wroclaw, Chemnitz, or Tbilisi. Deadline: 20 August 2020.
The Turin-based cultural hub officine CAOS is seeking emerging artists – from outside Italy and working in the fields of contemporary theatre and dance, performance or multimedia art – to present their work during their upcoming winter season, from January to April 2021. They particularly wish to engage with cross-disciplinary and performance art works, lasting up to 40 min. Deadline: 30 September 2020.
Drugo more > Call for Artists, Inventors and Hackers for 3N / AND - Abandon Normal Devices Fair (Croatia)
The Croatian non-profit Drugo more is inviting artists, DIY enthusiasts, collectives and inventors to participate in the 4th edition of 3N – Napusti normalne naprave / AND – Abandon Normal Devices Fair in Rijeka, Croatia on 4 and 5 September 2020. Artists, initiatives, collectives, organisations and everybody who works in the fields of DIY, hacks and inventions from across Europe and Croatia is invited to present their works, installations, devices, etc. Deadline: 15 August 2020.
In 2020 and 2021, the Goethe-Institut will implement the large-scale project ‘Generation A=Algorithm’, in which technical developments in the field of artificial intelligence will be highlighted and at the same time critically reflected upon. As part of the project, thirteen residencies in eleven European countries for young artists from Europe are being announced for the period from November 2020 to August 2021. Young visual artists under 30 years of age, living in EU countries or Great Britain, are eligible to apply. Deadline: 15 September 2020.
The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA) is now accepting applications for the 2021 Wachtmeister Award. A single award will be given to a visual artist working in any discipline or in a cross-disciplinary way. The selected applicant will receive a fully-funded fellowship of up to 30 days (to be scheduled between 1 July 2021 and 31 January 2023) at VCCA in Amherst, VA. To be eligible applicants must have worked professionally as a visual artist for the past 15 years with substantial national or international achievement in their field, including grants, awards, performances/installations, etc. International artists are eligible to apply. Deadline: 15 September 2020.
In partnership with Kunsthalle Praha, Delfina Foundation is offering a three-week London residency to a curator from Central and Eastern Europe in winter 2021 (22 February – 12 March 2021). This period coincides with a residency of a selected Czech curator, also supported by Kunsthalle Praha. Applicants must be a citizen, or long-term resident, living and working in one of the following countries: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, North Macedonia, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine. Deadline: 1 September 2020.
veículoSUR is a residency that travels internationally and serves the purpose of artistic networking.The residency schedule will see participants visit six countries in the period May – June 2021 and September – November 2021. The open call is aimed at artists and cultural practitioners based in Uruguay (nationwide), Chile (nationwide), Brazil (São Paulo/Estado), France (nationwide), Germany (Munich) and Finland (nationwide). Deadline (extended): 16 August 2020.
LINZ FMR – Art in Digital Contexts and Public Spaces is a biennial festival and platform for artistic processes and positions which reflects the ephemeral nature of our digital and connected present. LINZ FM[Ai]R 21 invites artists or art collectives to spend one month (either February or March 2021) creating a new work, or further developing an existing project. This will then be presented within the framework of the festival (June 2021) in the form of a group exhibition, performance, or other mode of presentation, and complemented by discursive formats. Applications are open internationally. Deadline: 30 August 2020.
Harvard University > 2021-22 Mahindra Humanities Center Postdoctoral Fellow in Migration and the Humanities (USA)
The Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard University invites applications for one-year postdoctoral fellowships in connection with the Center’s Andrew W. Mellon Foundation seminar on the topic of migration and the humanities. Applications are welcomed from scholars in all fields whose work innovatively engages with migration and the humanities. If awarded a fellowship, the term of appointment is 1 September 2021 – 31 August 2022. Deadline: 6 November 2020.
The Goethe-Institut, the documenta archiv and the Kunsthochschule Kassel / University of Kassel are launching their joint fellowship programme for international young scientists and researching artists and curators at the documenta Institute. Fellows will benefit from a wealth of materials on documenta history and on modern and contemporary art stored at the documenta archiv. The programme runs from 1 October 2020 – 30 September 2023; the research stay for the first fellow should, if possible, begin on 1 October 2020 and last until March 31 2021. The residency will be located in Kassel. Applications from non-European or European countries underrepresented in the art context are especially welcome. Deadline: 7 September 2020.
The Goethe-Institut is launching a new initiative focused on art spaces and collaborative projects. Participants will exchange on a number of key topics such as art as a social and thinking space and the connections between culture and politics. The programme will be divided into two phases, with online meetings 20 September – 10 October 2020, and then a meet up and site visit in Berlin, Germany in spring/summer 2021 (travel restrictions allowing). Applicants should have experience in art spaces / collaborative projects and be based in Australia, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, New Zealand, The Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, or Vietnam. Deadline: 31 August 2020.
Gommalacca Teatro in Italy are making their travelling art space / art piece 'the Nave' available as a place of artistic residence and experimentation. The planned residency will last 2 weeks, 14-27 September 2020. Residents will have a chance to work on their own project as well as collaborate with Gommalacca, and perhaps forge long-term connections with the group. The call is open to artists (theatre, music, dance, visual arts) cultural operators, and collectives who have a project to work on. Deadline: 25 August 2020.
Korzo is a leading venue and a creative producer in the city centre of The Hague (Netherlands). Korzo is currently looking for a creative and inspiring Dance Programmer (+/- 24 hours p/week). Deadline: 16 August 2020.
Camargo Foundation's Core Programme awards 18 international fellowships in the Arts and Humanities, supporting research and experimentation that challenge the borders of academic and artistic inquiry while promoting cross-disciplinary and cross-cultural exchange. The Camargo Foundation prizes diversity and welcomes applicants from all countries and nationalities, representing a broad range of creative thought and practice. Three main categories are available (scholars, thinkers and artists) and several subcategories for artists’ applications. Residencies span 6 to 11 weeks, with dates available in autumn 2021 and spring 2022. Deadline: 1 October 2020.
Creative Europe Desk KULTUR > Keynote Speaker for Conference ‘Looking Ahead – New Opportunities and Visions within EU Funding for Culture after Covid-19’ (Germany / Online)
Creative Europe Desk Kultur are looking for a keynote speaker for their upcoming conference ‘Looking Ahead – New Opportunities and Visions within EU Funding for Culture after Covid-19’. The keynote can refer to current discussions from the European CCS – such as Gender Equality, Green New Deal, Digitisation, new MFF, New Agenda for Culture, etc. – but this is not a must. Artistic input is welcomed. The keynote will be held in English and should not be longer than 15 minutes. The conference will take place on 8 October 2020 between 16:30 to 19:30h (CET) in Bonn, Germany. If possible, the keynote will be presented on the spot but can also be recorded beforehand. Deadline: 6 September 2020.