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The UNESCO Austin City of Media Arts Steering Committee, in partnership with the Cultural Arts Division within the Economic Development Department, invites professional artists who work in the media arts field (including but not limited to digital arts, film, music, visual and performing arts) from the fourteen UNESCO Media Arts cities to propose an existing or new artwork for inclusion in the international United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Media Arts Exhibition to be held during the SXSW Festival and Conference between March 8-17, 2019. Deadline: 19 October 2018.
The scholarship program is directed towards young international designers in the areas of jewellery, fashion, accessory and industrial design. Applicants must have completed studies at an university of applied sciences or university, must not be older than 35 years and / or must have completed their studies not longer than two years ago. Language skills in German or English are required. Deadline: 15 November 2018.
AaBKC Residency’s Spring 2018 program invites one international curator to live and work in Aarhus from May 6 – June 28, 2019, where s/he will have an opportunity to meet local artists and arts professionals, visit artist studios and exhibition spaces, and participate in networking meetings and cultural events. By focusing on networking, AaBKC Residency facilitates short- and long-term professional development, allowing curators to broaden their knowledge base, develop new and meaningful professional contacts and relationships, create future work opportunities, refine their networking skills, and build other vital professional capacities. Deadline: 19 October 2018.
MORE EUROPE - external cultural relations is a cultural civil initiative, composed of a public-private partnership of foundations, civil society networks and national cultural institutes, whose objective is to highlight and reinforce the role of culture in the European Union (EU)’s external relations. It calls on Member States, civil society, private foundations and EU institutions to work together, combine their views, pool their resources and coordinate their activities in the field of external cultural relations. MORE EUROPE - external cultural relations is looking for a new free-lance project officer. Deadline: 3 October 2018.
National Film Archive in Prague and MeetFactory (Czech Republic) > Open Call 2019: Exploration of the Artistic Legacy of Laterna Magika
The National Film Archive in Prague and the MeetFactory international Artists-in-Residence program invite artists from various disciplines of contemporary art to apply for a creative residency in Prague, lasting a total of 2 or 3 months, focusing on a specific theme – exploring the artistic legacy of the first multimedia theatre known around the world: Laterna Magika. Deadline: 31 October 2018.
The competition’s objective is to promote Portugal as a destination as part of the "Portugal. The Summer" international campaign. To take part in the competition, participants must record a cover of the song "Live in the Moment" by "Portugal. The Man" and upload it to portugalthesummer.com. Deadline: 26 September 2018.
Architects, designers, artists, historians and researchers who have worked or studied within the UAE or the MENASA region are invited to submit a Concept Proposal that avails of the Venice Architecture Biennale’s reputation as a forum for the dissemination and exchange of ideas. Proposals should advance the NPUAE mission, which is to un-earth and reflect on the untold stories of the UAE, to contextualize those stories to regional and international discourse, and to identify contemporary developments in architectural discourse within the UAE. Deadline: 31 October 2018.
culture360.ASEF.org is inviting applications from interested arts organisations that would like to showcase their upcoming events (such as arts conferences, festivals, workshops) on our arts portal through a media partnership with us. They offer a wide outreach & visibility for your event among the arts communities in Asia and Europe. Deadline: 31 October 2018.
The Labs programs at New Frontier work to identify and foster independent artists and creative technologists innovating the art and form of story at the convergence of diverse forms of creative expression; and to build a community of collaborators across diverse disciplines to push the boundaries of story. The project provides one or more of the following points of entry (broadly defined): film, gaming, theater, music, visual arts, creative coding/robotics, literature, design and web/mobile native arts. The project should make a case for how it is innovating on the art and form of story by using new/emerging technologies and platforms to enable the creation of story. International projects will be considered, but all project materials must be provided in English. Deadline: 17 October 2018.
Plateforme d'innovation sur l'Europe et la culture, le Relais Culture Europe assure, en France, la mission de Bureau Europe Créative. RCE recherche le/la responsable qui, au sein de l'équipe, coordonnera, pilotera et mettra en œuvre les projets et actions de soutien aux activités trans-sectorielles européennes. Date limite : 19 octobre 2018.
The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF), through its Mobility First! travel grant, in partnership with Adelaide Festival Centre's OzAsia Festival, is delighted to launch this special call for Southeast Asian cultural practitioners to participate in Borak Art Series 2018 - Adelaide from 1-3 November 2018 in Adelaide, South Australia. Deadline: 28 September 2018.
Le dispositif d’incubation de projets chorégraphiques « Résidanses 2019 » a pour objectif d’accompagner les chorégraphes émergents du continent africain dans leur processus de création. Il permet aux artistes et aux compagnies d’effectuer des résidences pour développer une nouvelle création ou étape de création en cours avec l’accompagnement d’un tuteur. Les projets soutenus feront l’objet d’une attention particulière dans le cadre de la programmation artistique de la Biennale de la danse en Afrique 2020. Date limite : 31 octobre 2018.
For the year 2019, 1-3 artists will be selected from 21 countries/region in Asia. The programme will take place even more importance on “exchange” with the museum visitors and local community through a creative channel of art. Eligible countries / regions are Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam. Deadline: 10 November 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 an EU passport can apply for a two-months residency within April and August 2019 (exact timing has to be negotiated with the host) at one of the following institutions: Ars Electronica Center, Linz, Bandits Mages, Bourges, France, Foundation for Art & Creative Technology (FACT), Liverpool, UK, 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, WRO Center for Media Art Foundation, Wroclaw, Poland and Werkleitz Centre for Media Art, Halle (Saale), Germany. Deadline: 3 December 2018.
AfrikaBurn’s annual call for creative grants to execute works of all disciplines at “Ephemeropolis” in the Tankwa Karoo, South Africa 29 April – 5 May, is currently open. Part of the international Burning Man Regional Network, AfrikaBurn is an experiment in creative community building and inventing the world anew; and invites applications from all corners of the globe and welcomes participation and collaboration within the African continent. Deadline: 28 October 2018.