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ALMAGRO OFF has become a huge launching platform for young directors and companies that contribute different and innovative looks, new ways of expression and bold and daring staging that grabs directly the spectator’s curiosity. Deadline: 21 February 2016.
Kooshk residency is a non-political cultural and artistic space in Tehran. Kooshk, with sponsorship of private section tries to provide a convenient space for artists, curators, researchers, writers and filmmakers to encourage inter-cultural dialogues and art creation. Deadline: 15 January 2016.
IDEAS CITY Detroit invites emerging thinkers and practitioners from around the world to participate in the immersive and collaborative studio laboratory to create provocative cultural strategies designed for practical implementation. Participation in IDEAS CITY Detroit is through an open application process, and forty to fifty applicants will be selected as Fellows by an international panel of artists and curators. Deadline: 1 January 2016.
The scholarships will benefit people from countries that have been affected by wars and extreme poverty. This scholarship embodies the values of the Cultures of Resistance Network, which seeks to empower and enrich communities – especially those that have been affected by armed conflict – through the promotion of human rights, justice for victims of war crimes and the enrichment of civil society and robust grassroots democracy. Deadline: 24 February 2016.
The main focus of the residencies is on collaborative media art. The organisers especially welcome socially engaged or public art projects that relate to digital media or technology as tool, platform or concept. Proposals can be multidisciplinary and combine practices of visual, sound or performing arts. Deadline: 15 January 2016.
Impakt is calling for curatorial proposals for the 2018 Impakt Festival. The Impakt Festival is the annual culmination of Impakt’s activities as an organisation that focuses on critical media culture, in a five-day, multi-media festival with conferences, talks, performances, screenings, exhibitions and presentations. Founded in 1988, the Impakt Festival takes place every autumn in the city of Utrecht (NL), presenting fresh perspectives on media, arts and digital culture. Deadline: 17 December.
This new Swiss prize aims to draw attention to the Internet as a platform for artistic activities and to make innovative web-based projects or projects inspired by the Internet accessible to a broader public; at the same time, it aims to raise the visibility of the Swiss scene in this genre, and promote international exchange. Deadline: 8 January 2016.
The residence programme is designed so as to provide a maximum flexibility for the working artist and to offer the best possible conditions with regard to the realisation of each project. To get acquainted with Luxembourg's public space, a first visit of Luxembourg will be scheduled in autumn 2016 for the laureate. Deadline: 16 February 2016.
İŞ-PORTA is a participatory project developed by Sinop Sustainable Development Association (Sinop/Turkey) and bi’bak (Berlin/ Germany) and is supported by TANDEM Cultural Managers Exchange Turkey-EU*. İŞ-PORTA will feature site-specific works, which function as mobile carts in the neighbourhood and allow interactions within the local community. Deadline: 15 January 2016.
L’Institut français lance un appel à candidatures pour une résidence de créateurs à la Villa Kujoyama, en 2017. Douze lauréats sont appelés à bénéficier d’un séjour entre 2 et 6 mois, dans la seule résidence française de créateurs en Asie. Date limite: 25 janvier 2016.
With the aim of promoting the values of artistic creation and extending them into the sphere of social utility, the artists Núria Güell and Levi Orta have launched Europe’s Self-Sustaining Creative Economy Award, with a prize of 9,500 euros going towards implementation of the winning project. Deadline: 23 December.
The call for proposals is aimed at regional and state theaters as well as independent companies from the German-speaking world (Germany, Austria, and Switzerland), who wish to develop an artistic project together with a partner from North Africa or Eastern Europe. Change of Scene is open to all areas of the performing arts. Deadline: 15 February 2016.
Arts Collaboratory and the Ministry of Culture of Colombia are cooperating to offer two artists, curators, or researchers, related to Arts Collaboratory institutions in Africa, Asia or the Middle East, the opportunity to develop a project during a residency in Colombia. The project should focus on art and its potential for social and/or environmental change. Deadline: 1 December.
Le prix LEAP - Luxembourg Encouragement for Artists Prize vise à aider les artistes qui démontrent une démarche novatrice dans la création contemporaine et dans la scène actuelle. Date limite: 31 décembre.
The theme for 2016 is “Meet the Future in Cheng Long: The Next 30 Years”. Artists from all countries are invited to send a proposal for a site-specific outdoor sculpture installation that will raise public awareness about global warming and sinking land around the world and address what we want our environment to be for the future. Deadline: 15 January 2016.