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75 organisations from the cultural sector joined forces in a call to the European Institutions to take into consideration the specific needs of the sector in the context of the trilogue negotiations on the Revision of the Visa Code. Read this statement signed by On the Move and share it!
RESHAPE project is looking for artists and cultural workers who have tried and managed to devise alternative models of working together or have engaged audiences in innovative ways. Join one of 5 teams in developing transnational and experimental tools for supporting contemporary art practices. Take part in the Forum where artists and cultural workers will discuss experimental practices around Europe and South Mediterranean. Send the organisers info about your work and become a part of the Directory of experimental practices. Deadlines: 31 January and 15 February 2019.
Le Fonds franco-allemand Transfabrik pour le spectacle vivant encourage des projets de coopération et de création artistique entre la France et l’Allemagne, par un apport financier en coproduction, dans les domaines de la danse contemporaine, du théâtre contemporain, du nouveau cirque, des arts de la rue, du théâtre d’objets et de la marionnette. Date limite : 20 mars 2019.
European Investment Bank Foundation > Call for applications for the Artists Development Programme 2019
The European Investment Bank (EIB) Institute is pleased to announce the 2019 edition of its Artists Development Programme (ADP), for which it is looking for TWO visual artists (born after 1 January 1984) from Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania or Romania. The ADP offers emerging European visual artists a six week-long residency in Luxembourg, enabling them to develop their practice and create a new (body of) work(s), boosted by the mentorship of a high-profile established artist. In 2019, the recipients will each be mentored by acclaimed Finnish artist Jorma Puranen. Deadline: 23 January 2019.
Étant donnés Contemporary Art aims to strengthen ties between France and the U.S. in the field of contemporary art by fostering active collaboration and encouraging long-lasting partnerships between French visual artists, curators, and collectives and American curators and cultural institutions. The fund supports the discovery of emerging talents, while also sustaining interest in established artists. Check the programmes: Grants to American institutions for exhibitions and artistic projects, Curatorial Fellowships and Etant donnés Residencies. Deadline: 1 February 2019.
Creative Carbon Scotland is the lead partner in an EU-funded project Cultural Adaptations. As part of this they are seeking an experienced artist to be ‘embedded’ within and to influence the work of Climate Ready Clyde as it develops and implements a climate change adaptation strategy for Glasgow City Region. This is an exciting, paid opportunity for an artist or cultural practitioner interested in exploring the role the arts can play in shaping how our society adapts to the impact of climate change. It offers the chance to participate in an action-research project taking place at the European level, and contribute new knowledge to the local and international sector. Deadline: 11 January 2019.
The Get Close to Opera project, funded by the European Commission through the Erasmus+ programme and developed by a consortium of 7 European partners in association with Fondazione Matera-Basilicata 2019, is organising a training week which will take place from February 25th to March 1st in Matera, Italy, site of the European Capital of Culture 2019. The training will focus upon learning how to co-create strategies to plan participatory arts projects with migrants and refugees through the medium of Opera. The aim is to co-build competencies and inclusive work practices in order to plan inclusive, intercultural arts projects capable of embracing a range of different learning styles. Deadline: 10 January 2019.
Make a Move project > An Art incubator for contemporary European non-institutionalised and independent theatre > Call (Ireland, Croatia and Romania)
The incubator is aimed for all independent theatre makers, be it individual artists or collectives (companies), in the field of contemporary movement-based theatre practices (such as physical theatre, mime, improvisational theatre and other forms with a strong relation to the body and movement). The organisers are using the terms “non-institutionalised” or “independent” theatre to refer to practices that take place outside and beyond established institutions or repertory theatres. There are three topics related to the labs: Digital Practices, Site-specific theatre and audience outreach and Positioning non-institutionalised theatre practices in a critical journalistic and business context. Deadline: 30 December 2018.
The OPEN ACCESS itinerary is composed of a workshop for 20 artists, then the organisers will be looking to invite 8 artists to continue the journey through 4 experimental and prototyping laboratories for artistic projects.The organisers are currently looking for a workshop 20 Emerging or mid-carrier performing, digital and visual art (with performing arts experience) or multi-disciplinary professional artists from Creative Europe countries, with no or little experience in transmedia, looking for an opportunity to gain insight into live arts and transmedia creation. Deadline: 10 January 2019.
Much awaited by artists and cultural professionals, the survey’s findings should serve to inform policy decision makers and send an empowering message to the global community– one that allows future generations of creators to make a living from their work. The findings of the survey will be presented by the UNESCO Director-General to the 40th session of the General Conference in Autumn 2019. Deadline (extended): 31 January 2019.
EDN is a growing association of 40 members connecting across Europe and beyond, with shared ambitions: strengthening professional practice, developing audiences and public engagement as well as expanding the network. The purpose of EDN is to champion and strengthen the dance house model as providing the optimum conditions and resources necessary for the structural development of dance as a contemporary art form. EDN is currently recruiting an Administrator. Deadline: 18 December 2018.
The Call for Scores is open to students and alumni from all European Universities, Academies, Conservatories, Musikhochschulen and Music Schools that issue an academic qualification. The students must be enrolled in one of the European institutions for Composition or Electroacoustic Composition. The Alumni must have graduated in the last two years, i.e. not before 15th October 2016. Applicants will have to prove their enrollment or degree through a document issued by the institution. Deadline: 15 January 2019.
Musicians from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply, with or without formal musical training. Applicants must be both a resident and citizen of one of the eligible countries: Albania, Algeria, Belarus, Bolivia, Brazil, Cambodia, China, Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mali, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestinian Territories, Philippines, Russia, Senegal, South Africa, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United States, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Zimbabwe. Deadline: 21 December 2018.
Artistic Residency (Ireland) > Irish Street Art, Circus and Spectacle Network and Áras Eanna Arts Centre - Inis Oirr
The residency is aimed towards the creation of a site responsive piece of work, belonging to the people and the island of Inis Oírr. The piece will be presented as a work in progress during the FRESH STREET#3 international conference on the 23rd May. The organisers are looking for artists from all disciplines and genres wishing to work outdoors on a site responsive project, directly tied to the people and the island of Inis Oírr. Applications from national and international artists are welcome. Deadline: 18 December 2018.
La communauté de communes du pays de Rhin-Brisach recrute à compter de juin prochain un(e) responsable de la préfiguration et du développement de son centre culturel franco-allemand Art’Rhena consacré à la création et la diffusion artistique franco-allemande comprenant une saison de spectacles, des forts événementiels orientés vers le dialogue franco-allemand et des résidences artistiques. Date limite : 14 janvier 2019.