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EUNIC - European Union National Institutes for Culture is Europe’s network of national cultural institutes, with 36 members from all 28 EU member states and offices in over 150 countries. EUNIC members work in the arts, languages, youth, education, science, society, intercultural dialogue and development. At local level, EUNIC members join together in over 100 clusters - in cities, regions and countries - to collaborate in common projects and programmes and to promote the role of culture in the EU’s internal and external relations. The EUNIC Global Office in Brussels supports the work of EUNIC clusters around the world. The purpose of the internship is to assist members and their clusters deliver the outcomes of the vision and strategy agreed by the EUNIC General Assembly. Deadline: 3 October 2017.
The ARThinkSouthAsia Fellowship is designed to help develop skills, knowledge, networks and experience of potential leaders in the arts and cultural sector of South Asia (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Iran, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka only). The organisers believe that by supporting exceptional individuals to make a step‐change in their skills and career potential, they can bring substantial benefit to the cultural field as a whole. The Fellowship is supported by Goethe-Institut, British Council, and the Piramal Art Foundation. Deadline: 31 October 2017.
AIR Antwerpen and the Centre for Fine Arts of Brussels (BOZAR) are joining the Europe-Iran 'Artists in Residence Program' (EU-Iran AiRP) initiated by EUNIC, between Iran and seven European countries: Austria, Germany, Greece, the Netherlands, Spain and Poland. This will also be the fourth edition of the annual exchange program between AIR Antwerpen and Tehran. This call is open to Belgian visual artists, interested in site-specific practices and the socio-cultural context of Belgium and Iran. Deadline: 30 September 2017.
La Fédération européenne des écoles de cirque professionnelles est un réseau de près de 60 membres qui a pour vocation de soutenir le développement et l’évolution de la formation, de la pédagogie et de la création dans le domaine des arts du cirque aux niveaux européen et international. Actuellement la FEDEC est à la recherche d’un(e) Coordinateur-trice général-e du réseau pour une période de 6 mois à temps plein, prolongeable en CDI. Date limite: 15 octobre 2017.
LUCKY TRIMMER spotlights both emerging and established artists by showcasing a selection of works that are engaged with physicality, movement and performance. LUCKY TRIMMER stands between worlds by bridging the avant-garde and the mainstream and by combining artistic excellence with the lightness of entertainment. Their world revolves around contemporary dance but is open to all genres as long as the 3 LUCKY-rules are followed: be original, be bold and keep it under 10 minutes! Deadline: 15 November 2017.
The Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia is launching a call for performing arts cooperation projects in Europe in order to foster partnerships between Swiss and other European cultural institutions and organisations in the performing arts field. With the support provided, Swiss cultural institutions and organisations are given the opportunity to expand their professional network and to familiarise themselves with local scenes and the working methods of their peers in other European countries. They are also given the possibility of enhancing their own artistic practice through new forms of collaboration. Projects from the following disciplines may be submitted: theatre, dance, literary and visual art performance, contemporary music theatre, contemporary circus. Deadline: 1 March 2018.
The “ASEM Creative Industry Young Leadership Network” at the ACT Center under the Asia Culture Center (ACC) invites young creators from Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) countries, who work with Interactive Art, Sound Art, & Craft Design, to join their Residency Camp. As part of the efforts to establish exchange & cooperation between Asia & Europe, the Camp will bring together artists/creators between the ages 19 and 39, who are involved in startups and other projects in the cultural industry. Deadline: 22 September 2017.
Artists’ Residency Exchange Programme between Foundation for Art and Creative Technology (FACT), United Kingdom and Nam June Paik Art Center (NJPAC), South Korea
Foundation for Art and Creative Technology (FACT) and Nam June Paik Art Center (NJPAC) are participating in the Artists’ Residency Programme for UK/Korea 2017-2018 with the theme ‘Creative Future’. Eight UK visual arts institutions will partner with eight South Korean institutions to develop and deliver an Artists’ Residency Programme for emerging artists based in the United Kingdom and South Korea. The themes are: Art and creative technology, Internet identity politics, The Posthuman, Gamification, Radical games, Social change. Deadline: 24 September 2017.
Sundance Institute > Theatre Lab for US & MENA Playwrights, Directors, Composers & Librettists (Morocco)
Artists from the United States and from the Middle East & North Africa are encouraged to apply. Theatre-makers creating in English and Arabic are encouraged to apply, but MENA artists creating in other languages will be considered. Submitted work cannot have been previously produced, but may have received prior workshops or readings. Commissioned work is eligible for submission; however, playwrights must obtain written permission from their commissioning organization prior to applying. Deadline: 1 November 2017.
Open call for artists, scholars and activists: “Power Structures and Hidden Borders” (Venice, Italy)
Selected artists and researchers will be invited to build upon existing work in a physically non-invasive way. The media with which this can be achieved includes, but is not limited to, video art projections, digital art, multi-media (augmented reality, light art, internet art), performances, audio art, guided tours, open tables and lectures. Deadline: 1 October 2017.
Arts Catalyst is particularly interested in proposals that critically approach Instagram as a medium itself and/or that look at the ecology of the city; environmental change and its impact on communities; forms of self-governance and commoning practices. Deadline: 27 September 2017.
The Communication Manager will develop and implement ETC’s communication strategy as part of ETC’s new international theatre programme “ENGAGE: Empowering today’s audiences through challenging theatre” in order to promote the organization’s activities internationally and shall be responsible for the various elements of the job description listed below. The duties outlined are not exhaustive and the Communication Manager will be expected to undertake additional duties as reasonably directed by the General Secretary and/or the Board of Directors. Deadline: 22 September 2017.
Jeunes Talents Cirque Europe recrute un/e responsable de coordination et de production pour son nouveau grand projet européen CircusNext PLaTFoRM. / Jeunes Talents Cirque Europe is recruiting a Coordination and Production Manager for its new key project “CircusNext PLaTFoRM". Dl: 26 septembre / September 2017.
East European Performing Arts Platform / EEPAP in collaboration with International Network for Contemporary Performing Arts / IETM announces an open call for the new placement within mobility programme for performing arts professionals. This call is exclusively dedicated to individuals from Eastern Partnership countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) and Poland. This call is for the IETM meeting which will take place from 23 till 26 November in Brussels. Deadline: 22 September 2017.
Nova Iskra (Belgrade/Serbie) est un lieu de rencontre unique dédié aux professionnels émergents des métiers créatifs. Cette résidence est ouverte aux designers, architectes, makers, chercheurs de ces champs disciplinaires. Une attention particulière sera portée aux projets d’expérimentation et de recherche transdisplinaires. Les postulants doivent résider et travailler en France. Date limite: 27 septembre 2017.