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Billions of dollars have been raised through crowdfunding. Yet, the cultural and creative sectors haven’t caught up to use this new funding tool to its full potential. How can European policy and public authorities help to facilitate crowdfunding for creatives and cultural organisations? To answer that, Crowdfunding4Culture - an initiative by the European Commission - invites the public to vote and comment on 23 proposed policy actions. The public consultation is open until 24 March and runs on Europe’s leading collaborative decision-making platform Discuto.io.
The post holder will be working on and delivering the Live Skills project for the approximately next 3 years, from May 2017 to January 2020. The post is part of the EU Arts Regional Team and will report to the Head of Cultural Skills EU. Deadline: 27 March 2017.
Un poste de Responsable du Pôle résidences est à pourvoir en contrat à durée indéterminée au sein du Département Développement et Partenariats à compter du 1er avril 2017. Sous l’autorité de la directrice du département du Développement et des Partenariats, le/la candidat(e) retenu(e) sera chargé (e) de la mise en œuvre de la politique de l’Institut français dans le domaine des résidences. Date limite: 28 mars 2017.
PACT is launching 1/2/8 a new, central and long-term research and development format with a special focus on the connection between knowledge and actions. The format offers substantial time and space for practices of cooperation between people, objects, space, technology and experimentation. To take an in-depth look at these questions, the organisers are inviting artists, scientists, journalists and experts from other varied fields of knowledge, to work in their studios in May 2017 and enter into dialogue and experiments with one another during symposia, idea labs, talks, lectures, workshops and public gatherings and presentations. Deadline: 27 March 2017.
Are you an R&D ICT-Project coordinator or partner? Apply now and have the chance of hosting an Artistic Residency to boost your open innovation and the dissemination of your technology! Deadline: 10 April 2017.
Border Crossings (United Kingdom) > Heritage Project Manager - Pocahontas and After: Shifting Stories
Border Crossings is currently seeking a committed and dynamic Arts and Heritage Education professional to work alongside the Associate Director in developing a community based heritage project around the 2017 ORIGINS Festival. This project will focus on the heritage of relationships between Britain and the indigenous cultures of America, shown through key museum collections. Deadline: 5 April 2017.
The Summer Academy provides a unique opportunity to devote themselves exclusively to reflecting on and producing art. Participants reassess their own roles as artists/curators/writers and the social function of their art production, also exploring possibilities for opening up new ways of bringing their work to public notice. This helps to form new networks, which often last a lifetime, and which are of immeasurable importance in the art world of today. Deadline: 3 April 2017.
The Braunschweig University of Art is an internationally orientated art university with the right to grant doctorates and the right of habilitation. With 1000 students in Fine Arts, Performing Arts, Art Education, Design, Aesthetics & Art History and Media Studies, the Braunschweig University of Art is one of the largest art academies in Germany. There are currently: three "Braunschweig PROJECTS" Scholarships for artists in Sound Art and five "Braunschweig PROJECTS" Scholarships for artists in Fine Art. Deadline: 12 April 2017.
K.A.I.R. – Košice Artist in Residence with the support of Goethe – Institut in Slovakia invites artists based in Germany to apply for three-month residency in Košice, Slovakia. The organisers welcome applications from the artists, curators, and researchers working on the topics of privacy, hacking, security, cyber ethics, policy, metadata, data analysis, social media interaction, and flow of the information. Deadline: 31 March 2017.
Asia Art Archive (AAA) and the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art (PMC) are delighted to announce a new research award connected with the collaborative London, Asia project. The award will be granted to one successful applicant to facilitate research on the ‘Institutions and Institutional Histories’ strand of the London, Asia project. The successful grant holder is expected to visit both AAA (Hong Kong) & the PMC (London) to engage with the staff and research communities at both institutions. Deadline: 18 April 2017.
Aarhus Center for Visual Art (Aarhus Billedkunstcenter, AaBKC) invites international visual artists to apply to AaBKC Residency’s Fall 2017 program. The aim of AaBKC Residency is to introduce international artists and curators to the visual arts scene in Aarhus, Denmark - the second largest city in Denmark and designated European Capital of Culture 2017. Deadline: 17 April 2017.
This programme is devoted to the performing arts and is directed both to live performance artists (of all disciplines) and to visual artists who wish to create for the stage. Indeed, collaborations between performing artists and visual artists are encouraged. It concerns hybrid performances with a predominant visual arts dimension, scheduled to be premiered between January and December 2018. Deadline: 1 July 2017.
This open call is intended to students, curators, educators, artists, cultural workers, ICT’s experts, thinkers, hackers, social scientists, engineers, writers, storytellers, game designers, coders... The project will deal with the following issues, always related to migration : ecology, energy, multicultural community, human rights, health, integration, nutrition and food. The project can take one of the following forms : installation, interactive experience / new media (augmented reality / 360 ° video / transmedia), game, edition. Deadline: 15 May 2017.
Risk Change is a project that explores the socio-political preassures that are conditioned by the movement of the population, changing of residence, migration, exile, etc, through interdisciplinary and intercultural approaches. During 2017 the focus will be on the humanistic consideration of the current social and political issues through the intermedia art practices. The public invitation refers to three solo exhibitions that would be realized in one of the exhibition spaces of the Museum of Contemporary Art of Vojvodina during the year 2017. Deadline: 15 April 2017.
The Call for Fellows invites applicants to submit a research proposal with a unique perspective and specific methodology to address pressing contemporary questions in which architecture, design and digital culture play a part. This fellowship is also an opportunity to interact with and challenge the ongoing activities of the institute, amidst the wider context of the debate on the role of institutions. Deadline: 16 April 2017.