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The Victoria & Albert Museum (V&A) and Create are seeking nominations and applications for a three-month international residency based at Create’s Rabbits Road Institute in East London. Are welcomed applications from contemporary artists and designers who are interested in drawing on the V&A’s collections to work within the vibrant community setting of the Rabbits Road Institute. This residency is open to applicants of any nationality based outside of the United Kingdom that meet the criteria of the residency brief. Deadline: 1 July 2018.
Applicants must be: 1. Citizens or permanent residents of an African country 2. Currently living on the African continent 3. Accomplished in an artistic field. Any creative discipline is welcome. Past applicants have experience in: documentary and fiction film, theatre, performance & visual arts, fashion, photography, writing, design, creative technology and game development. Projects ideas must: 1. Be non-fiction stories. We welcome creative interpretation of documentaries. 2. Use immersive technologies, such as Virtual Reality (VR) or Augmented Reality (AR). This could include 360 film, interactive worlds, animation, hybrid forms, and beyond.Deadline: 31 July 2018.
The residency will result in an exhibition at the Berlin-based Science Art Gallery STATE Studio in October, 2018. This call is addressing artists with an evident interest in the sciences to propose innovative concepts and ideas in art and science to be realized within the scope of the residency. Applicants may stem from disciplines such as interactive art, computer animation, film, and visual effects, digital communities and social media, hybrid art, data art, sculptural art, and biohacking art. Deadline: 15 June 2018.
Reporting to the Program Director, the Curator-in-Residence is a full-time temporary position that will work closely with the Exhibition Program team. S/he will be involved in all curatorial and administrative aspects of organizing three exhibitions over the one-year residency. Exhibitions should be original, conceptually rigorous, and exemplify the true breadth and experimentation currently defining contemporary art. The 2019 exhibition dates are: March 21–June 15, July 11–September 21, and November 21, 2019–February 15, 2020. Deadline: 1 June 2018.
Artists and cultural operators must be resident in the African continent. The projects must be related to Morocco (from Morocco to another African country or conversely) and to performing arts disciplines (music, dance, theater..). Deadline: 8 July 2018.
Ukrainian artistic team, Viktor Ruban, a choreographer-researcher; Oleg Shpudeiko and Alexey Shmurak, music composers and sound artists are looking for a German media artist for multimedia artistic collaboration preparing a series of audiovisual exhibitions with performative component and online content. Deadline: 15 June 2018.
For this year’s edition of the festival, the organisers particularly welcome performances that deal with the concept of a “Breaking Point”, exploring the theme on a broader social, global, or very intimate and personal level. The organisers are looking for all forms of experimental performance work and physical- visual- and devised- theatre formats, which can contain (but are not limited to) drama, music, dance, acrobatics, installation/visual art and other cross-disciplinary elements. They are particularly interested in participatory, durational and/or site-specific formats. Deadline: 4 June 2018.
Music WorX is one of the few accelerators worldwide, specifically aimed at start-ups and entrepreneurs from the music industry. Up to four new companies are funded through a compact, three-month programme and work hard with the support of experts and mentors from Hamburg’s music industry to develop their business ideas even further. Deadline: 17 June 2018
Local artists – born or resident – in any of the cities taking part in “CreArt. Network of Cities forArtistic Creation” (Arad/Romania, Kaunas/Lithuania, Genoa/Italy, Delft/the Netherlands, Harghita County/Romania, Valladolid/Spain, Aveiro/Portugal, Linz/Austria, Kristiansand/Norway, Lecce/Italy, Pardubice/Czech Republic, Zagreb/Croatia and Vilnius/Lithuania) can apply. Eligible artists are visual artists, photographers, painters, new media artists. Deadline: 20 June 2018.
CIMAM's travel grants support the attendance of curators, researchers and museum directors of contemporary art to the CIMAM 2018 Annual Conference taking place in Stockholm, Sweden (2-4 November 2018). CIMAM is offering around 12 grants generously supported by MALBA–Fundación Costantini, Alserkal Programming, V-A-C Foundation, Samdani Art Foundation and Byucksan Foundation. Deadline: 30 June 2018.
Plovdiv 2019 Foundation launches an artist-in-residence programme – ADATA AiR – in the city of Plovdiv. The residency aims to give a space for a creative exchange that fosters intercultural dialogue and interaction. The platform is open to artists, architects, designers, etc., from Europe to join the special pre-capital-of-culture stage. There are two focus: nature-culture relations within the city and architectural layering. Deadline: 31 May 2018.
Kyber Teatro (Italy) > International Theatre, Art and New Technologies Festival “Le meraviglie del Possibile”.
LMDP Festival is the first of this kind in the whole Italy. It aim is to promote the interrelation between artistic and technological languages. Kyber Teatro – spin off of L’Aquilone di Viviana theatre company, creator and manager of the Festival, addresses to Italian and International artists an Open Call to submit their projects about “Interaction between arts and technology”. Deadline: 15 July 2018.
This call for papers is in view of a Conference co-organized on 12-13 October 2017 in Warsaw by Zbigniew Raszewski Theatre Institute (instytut-teatralny.pl) and International Theatre Institute Germany (iti-germany.de) with the support of ENICPA (enicpa.info) and On the Move (on-the-move.org). Deadline: 20 June 2018.
Etablie en 1996 sous l’égide de l’Académie des sciences morales et politiques, la Fondation culturelle franco-taiwanaise a pour objet de "récompenser chaque année, par deux prix, des œuvres, artistiques ou littéraires, mettant en lumière les rapports entre l’Europe et Taiwan et/ou contribuant à l’intensification des rapports culturels entre l’Europe et Taiwan". Date limite : 30 juin 2018.
The organisers are looking for Projects that embody the LUCKY spirit and that are engaged with physicality, movement and performance. All artistic disciplines are eligible (dance, visual arts, theatre, film/video, music,performance-based arts, interdisciplinary arts); Projects that increase environmental awareness, promote social equality, showcase art’s social dimension, address cultural responsiveness and social responsibility as well as Projects that engage socially underprivileged community members who would normally not have access to culture as equal partners, that encourage under resourced communities to overcome barriers, to participate in creative process and that create equitable access to culture.Deadline: 30 June 2018.