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European cultural mobility for artists and cultural practitioners: what are your needs? - Online survey
In April 2019 a new European pilot cultural mobility fund will be launched, supported by the European Commission through the Creative Europe programme. A consortium of European partners (led by the Goethe-Institut with its partners Institut français, Nida Art Colony of Vilnius Academy of Arts and Izolyatsia) has been contracted by the European Commission to lead the process and to manage the pilot phase of the cultural mobility fund. Before the test phase of the mobility fund is launched, the partners invite artists and culture professionals to complete a short survey to contribute to the planning. This will help the partners fine-tune the pilot cultural mobility fund to ensure it meets the needs of the sector. Deadline: 25 February 2019.
The Festival is open to all contemporary artists. Special attention will be paid to innovative and interdisciplinary works. All kinds of contemporary artworks and performances are acceptable: theatre, dancing, contemporary music; street theatre and circus; visual arts, video, painting, sculpture, photography and illustration. Deadline: 30 April 2019.
The REAKTOR’s cross-disciplinary programme features works that are imbued with the spirit of the times. Indeed, what is still considered experimental today may well one day be perceived as timelessly permanent. That is particularly true of contemporary art. The REAKTOR’s open call is designed to seek out that very potential in the visual arts, hence the title Potenziale. Particular emphasis is to be placed on space-defining art for the REAKTOR’s architectural core, i.e. its main hall. The chosen artists will be invited to flesh out and implement their submitted concept as part of a fortnight’s residency and then showcase it to the public as part of an exhibition. Deadline: 30 April 2019.
The PA / Office Manager is a junior position in a small dynamic team of professionals who manage an extensive international network of higher arts education institutions. As ELIA’s new Office Manager, your top priority will be to ensure the smooth running of the ELIA team and office. This will include the planning of team meetings and that of ELIA’s international working groups, Representative Board and Executive Group. Deadline: 27 February 2019.
The Green Carpet is a ‘laboratory’, where the artist and community are involved in co-creation, with the environment and sustainability in mind. The project and call are related to 5 organisations that commission and present outdoor work together, sharing expertise, and resources. This network acts as a platform for artistic creation to support emerging artforms and particular site specific/responsive artistic practice, to develop new work connecting art and the environment. Deadline: 28 February 2019.
Circostrada, ARTCENA and CIRCa are pleased to launch this call for projects in the frame of the fifth edition of FRESH CIRCUS- International Seminar for the Development of Circus Arts. FRESH CIRCUS#5 will take place in Auch (France) from 22 to 24 October 2019, in the course of the 32th edition of CIRCA – contemporary circus festival – and will tackle the relations between circus and territories. The organisers are looking for 20 actors, who have initiated, developed or supported a circus project on a territory and who are able to come with one of their partners. Deadline: 8 March 2019.
The Terra Foundation for American Art is dedicated to fostering exploration, understanding, and enjoyment of the visual arts of the United States for national and international audiences. The Foundation seeks a Curatorial Associate for a full-time (35h/week) one-year fixed-term position (May or June 2019–April or May 2020) (CDD – contrat à durée déterminée), with the possibility of the position transitioning to a long-term position (CDI – contrat à durée indéterminée). This position will report directly to the Paris-based Curator. Deadline: 29 March 2019.
The Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts course programme 2019 is under the motto Where do we stand? The Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts, founded in 1953 by Oskar Kokoschka as the “School of Vision”, in Hohensalzburg Fortress, is the oldest of its kind in Europe. Every year, some 300 participants from more than 50 countries attend around 20 courses. Deadline for the grants: 3 April 2019.
Le programme « Afrique Créative » vise à sélectionner, financer et accompagner sur 2 ans, une dizaine de structures culturelles et créatives – entreprises privées et/ou associations - implantées dans les pays suivants : Burkina Faso, Maroc, Ouganda, Sénégal. Son objectif à long terme est d’inciter les dispositifs de financement privés et publics à s’intéresser aux ICC actives sur le continent africain. Sous la supervision du Directeur Général d’Africalia, votre mission principale consiste à assurer la coordination, la mise en œuvre et le suivi du programme « Afrique Créative ». Date limite : 8 mars 2019.
This call aims to select 30 new artists working with photography who will participate in the PARALLEL Platform 3rd Cycle, which will take place between September 2019 and November 2020. The call is open internationally to new artists of all ages working with photography. The selection will take into account gender balance and overall diversity. There’s no compulsory theme, all work is appreciated. PARALLEL working language is English; therefore all applicants must understand, speak, read and write in English. Deadline: 31 March 2019.
ENCC (European Network of Cultural Centres) > European is beautiful > Project fair (Portugal) > Open call for registration
If you are considering leading a European project (Creative Europe or Erasmus +) or partnering in one, or if you want to get a better understanding of what European cooperation could bring you and how to approach it, this is a place to learn, connect and discuss with other project leaders or partners, cultural managers and experts. Should attend this projects' fair: Professionals from cultural centres and other cultural organisations and NGOS, project managers, artists, researchers and anyone interested in working on a social and cultural European cooperation project, whether they have defined that project or not. Deadline: register till 2 weeks before the event (4-5 June 2019).
The Goethe-Institut Brussels in collaboration with KIKK Festival, its Creative Hub & Fab Lab TRAKK and the cultural center Les Abattoirs de Bomel are awarding a grant for a residency project on ECOLOGICAL FUTURES. The residency program will take place in Namur from the 1st of June to the 1st of July 2019. The organisers are inviting two residents in total: one from Germany and one from Belgium. To be eligible you need to be resident in one of the 2 countries (for at least 2 years) or to have the country nationality. Deadline: 31 March 2019.
Espaço Alkantara is a historic building in Lisbon’s Santos neighbourhood, home to Alkantara since 2007. Through its residency programme, Alkantara supports research, experimentation, and creation in the performing arts. In 2019, they are pleased to announce a series of residencies that will be made available through a call for proposals. The organisers are most interested in projects grounded in experimental or research-based practices in the performing arts — generally, theatre, dance, or performance. Deadline: 3 March 2019.
Together with twelve prestigious art and cultural institutions, Ars Electronica is launching a new Europe-wide, three-year initiative: the European ARTificial Intelligence Lab.Both stablished artists and up-and-coming talents will have the opportunity to spend several weeks at the Ars Electronica Futurelab and at the Muntref Centro de Arte y Ciencia (Museum of the Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero, Art and Science Center) and Laboratorio de Neurociencia de la Universidad Torquato Ditella in Buenos Aires. The competition is aimed at artists who wish to develop new artistic approaches at the interface of neuroscience and artificial intelligence. Deadline (extended): 25 February 2019.
The overall objective of this position is to manage the development of the EUNIC cluster network and contribute to the delivery of the outcomes of the vision and strategy agreed by the EUNIC General Assembly. Deadline: 24 February 2019.