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The purpose of the fellowship is to support encounters as well as interdisciplinary exchange in the context of science, economy and art. The collaboration’s aim is not the production of a specific artistic work, but the encounter and the process of intercommunication itself. Deadline: 7 January 2018.
The call is open to representatives of the cultural and creative sectors (professional organisations, cultural institutions, non-governmental organisations, European networks, foundations, private organisations, etc.) with relevant expertise on the topic “Social inclusion – partnering with other sectors”, who would like to contribute to discussions with the European Commission. Organisations applying must be from one of the 28 EU Member States. Deadline: 8 January 2018.
Berwick Visual Arts (BVA) and Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival (BFMAF) are pleased to announce applications are now open for their annual artist's residency. The residency is open to artists currently resident in the UK and Europe, or international artists who already have permission to work in the UK. Deadline: 14 December 2017.
Artists and creative practitioners are invited to apply to join the University of Bedfordshire as a visiting artist for a year. Participants will partner with an academic or research department within the University of Bedfordshire to research, develop and test their practice under the influence of new and emerging themes and ideas. With the support of the University of Bedfordshire both financially and academically, this exciting opportunity offers the artist the chance to propel their career towards realising large-scale national and international projects that will make real impact on local and global communities. Deadline: 14 December 2017.
The theme for the 2018/19’ residency program is Buffer Zones: Buffer zones have various purposes, political or otherwise. They can be set up to prevent violence, protect the environment, protect residential and commercial zones from industrial accidents or natural disasters. The organisers invite the artists to contemplate the theme from various angles. Deadline: 10 December 2017.
Journalists from Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Egypt, Kenya, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Senegal, Tanzania and Tunisia are invited to send applications for a two-week workshop in cultural journalism in Braunschweig, Germany (4-17 June 2018). The workshop will deal with the value of culture and the role of cultural journalism in the context of social and political challenge as well as practical features of writing interviews and critical texts on the performing arts. Deadline: 1 December 2017.
Artistic Residences is a programme dedicated to professional foreign artists who want to realize their artistic and cultural project in Toruń (Poland). The programme’s aim is to create inspiring work conditions that will enable realization of exceptional works of art, design and literature. The programme also aims to enable artists to gain new experiences and skills. This programme is dedicated especially to visual artists, designers, writers and poets. Artists will be selected on the basis of applications submitted via the electronic registration system. Deadline: 15 December 2017.
As an international platform for knowledge transfer, Forecast offers pioneers from anywhere in the world working in various disciplines the chance to work with accomplished mentors toward bringing their projects to fruition, and to present them to the public. The following mentors are participating in the current edition of Forecast in 2018: museum director Tulga Beyerle (AUT), curator David Elliott (UK), video artist Omer Fast (ISR/GER), musician Holly Herndon (USA), artist Laura Lima (BRA), and curator and producer Peter Meanwell (UK/NOR). Deadline: 20 December 2017.
Collide Geneva residency award welcomes proposals from artists working in the field of performance as artistic practise and whom the ground breaking research environment at CERN may inspire their work. The eligible applicants must be born or be permanent resident in Geneva. The competition is open to artists of any age. Deadline: 15 December 2017.
Change of Scene is looking for cooperative projects that address prevailing social themes and change, and manifest them in a joint artistic response. This last call for proposals is directed at city and state theaters as well as independent companies from the German-speaking realm (Germany, Austria or Switzerland) who wish to develop a new artistic project with a partner from North Africa or Eastern Europe. Deadline: 15 February 2018.
BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art is a major international centre for contemporary art located on the South bank of the River Tyne at the foot of the Gateshead Millennium Bridge, in Gateshead in the North East of England. It presents a constantly changing, distinctive and ambitious programme of exhibitions and events, and is a world leader in the presentation, commissioning and communication of contemporary visual art. BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art is recruiting for a Head of Programme to create, manage and plan an artistic programme of high quality and international standing. Deadline: 11 December 2017.
Artists are invited to create a digital artwork using open data from the Dublin and or Cork dashboards. The goal is to explore and expand multimodal creative expression in the digital space using open urban data and to extend the work of the dashboard visualization and the public impact of the research through an open competition for media artists to research and build alternative data tools, apps, and representation. Deadline: 30 November 2017.
Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art (CFCCA) is seeking a Curator to work closely with a small and dynamic team of staff as well as external partners to initiate and deliver an ambitious programme of temporary exhibitions, off-site projects and co-commissions and achieve our vision of providing UK audiences with meaningful experiences of Chinese contemporary visual culture. Deadline: 29 November 2017.
The aim in developing a European Agenda for Music (EAM) is to bring together the diverse voices of the European music sector to determine a common vision and strategy for the future. EMC is contacting you now to seek your feedback to this draft. The final version of the EAM shall be released in spring 2018, after this consultation. EMC has created an online open consultation to give you the opportunity to comment on content and structure of the draft EAM. Deadline: 5 January 2018.
The Stichting Musonia Foundation and EMCY are happy to announce the launch of Surprising Star, one activity of GIVE MUSIC A FUTURE project, co-funded by the culture program Creative Europe of the European Union. The Stichting Musonia Foundation has published a call for musicians (under 26 years) from all over Europe to make a YouTube movie that surprises! The competitors may play everything except the classical repertoire or bring the classical repertoire in a new format. Jazz, improvisation, mixing different arts, playing with a DJ, music mixes with words, creative presentations etc. are welcome! Deadline: 1 December 2017.