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Performing Arts Japan Programme for Europe (PAJ Europe) was started by the Japan Foundation in 2006 to revitalise and facilitate the exchange between leading artists in Europe and Japan. The main feature of this scheme is that this grant will be made available to those organisers based in Europe who are planning to organise Japan-related performing arts projects in European regions. Applications for this programme can only be accepted from organisations who are based in the following countries – Albania, Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Kosovo, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, North Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Monaco, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, Vatican City. Deadline: 31 October 2019.
For this first edition of Tandem Western Balkans cultural managers, activists, architects or artists, as well as young professionals connected to civil society organisations, public institutions or creative enterprises can apply and participate. Covered countries are: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, North Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia. Deadline: 20 September 2019.
Food Culture Days > Biennale of contemporary, cultural, social and food-related creations > Open call (Switzerland)
The biennale of art and socially engaged practices foodculture days offers since 2017 a multidisciplinary program around food as drive for social and artistic exchanges. From 21 to 24 November 2020, foodculture days will present fifteen innovative projects in various locations in the city of Vevey, inviting people to think about food through broad and bold perspectives; artists, chefs, thinkers, and producers of culture (s) are invited to take part. Deadline: 10 December 2019.
This survey is intended for musicians and others working in the music industry who visit the UK to work and who live in non-EEA countries, (e.g. in North America, Africa, Asia, Central America, South America, the Middle East, Oceania, and European countries that are not in the European Union or EEA such as Turkey, Russia, Ukraine, Albania, Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Kosovo, Moldova, Belarus, Andorra, Macedonia, Montenegro, Switzerland). This survey has been produced by the Incorporated Society of Musicians (ISM), which is a financially independent not-for-profit organisation with no political affiliation, based in London (UK). Deadline (extended): 31 December 2019.
Baltan Laboratories and Trudo jointly offer a 6-week residency period, on the future of housing and urban development. The organisers invite international creative professionals working in the field of social design, community art, urban development, urban design and architecture to apply. Applications may contain a concrete project proposal or a research trajectory. Deadline: 20 September 2019.
Connections through Culture > Arts Mobility Grant Opportunities in the UK and Southeast Asia: Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam
Connections Through Culture is established to provide small grants to assist residents of the UK, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam from the following groups: Artists; Cultural and arts professionals and Representatives of art collectives, networks or organisations. Grants are offered to those who work in the following areas: drama, dance, visual arts, literature, film, music, architecture, design and fashion. Deadline (round 1): 26 September 2019.
Appel à candidatures 2020 : "Villa Salammbô - Saison 2", résidence internationale de recherche et de création de l'Institut français de Tunisie
Ce programme de résidences est destiné à des créateurs, penseurs et chercheurs français ou domiciliés en France et à des créateurs, penseurs et chercheurs vivant sur le continent africain (hors Tunisie) souhaitant séjourner à Tunis pour mener un projet de création, de recherche ou de commissariat d’exposition favorisant la collaboration avec des partenaires tunisiens. Date limite : 1er octobre 2019.
basis e.v. and the city of Frankfurt are pleased to announce the second residency open call for curators within the air_frankfurt program. the open call addresses young international curators (not older than 40 years) predominantly living and working outside Germany who are interested to get deeper insight into the local art context of the city of Frankfurt am main. Deadline: 6 October 2019.
Aveiro invites 3 visual artists from the CreArt Network, to work on artistic ceramics for one month in Aveiro AiR, between November 1st and November 30th. The participants will be offered all conditions to get inspired by the Aveiro region and its ceramic tradition. The AiR is open to local artists – born or resident – in any of the cities taking part in the CreArt | Network of Cities for Artistic Creation: Aveiro [PT]; Valladolid [ES]; Clermont-Ferrand and Rouen [FR]; Genoa and Lecce [IT]; Liverpool [UK]; Lublin and Katowice [PL]; Kaunas [LT]; Skopje [MK] and Zagreb [HR]. Deadline: 18 September 2019.
Given the persistent inequalities and inaccessibility to mobility opportunities for artists and cultural professionals from the Global South, the Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF), through its Mobility First!travel grant, and Cambodian Living Arts are issuing a joint call for mobility support prioritising South-South mobility connected to 15 Asian countries. Applications will be received and accepted by both ASEF and CLA on a rolling basis and you can expect to hear feedback about your application within 2 weeks of submission.
The aim of the Foundation is to strengthen cohesion in Europe using the tools of art and culture. As a promoter of social change, the Foundation is geared towards achieving impact and it operates independently. The call addresses actors who use the tools of art and culture to create spaces, facilitate a critical debate, promote an exchange of ideas and encourage networking across borders. The Foundation is looking for projects that reflect the fractures in our societies, integrate different positions, adopt a translocal approach, demonstrate the courage to shake people up, and surprise and challenge them as a result. Deadline: 30 September 2019.
SAC International Curatorial Residency Program 2020 is the residency program at Barcelona’s Sant Andreu Contemporani, in collaboration with Fabra i Coats - Fàbrica de Creació and Institut Ramon Llull, available to international curators. As part of the program, the organisers are announcing an open call for proposals to choose an international curator who will be part of the Miquel Casablancas Prize for the Visual Arts’ jury in 2020, and will later develop a curatorial project with a selection of catalan artists chosen from applicants to the prize. The project must be presented at the country of residence of the curator or in another international venue that she/he decides. Deadline: 10 January 2020.
thecamp is a base camp from which adventurers & pioneers from all over the world set out on expeditions to explore the future. Hivers, in the residency, collectively decide what major projects they work on and design the best teams to achieve objectives they set. These projects could be artworks, IOT, social innovation services, games… Deadline: 30 September 2019.
Interfaces, supported by the Creative Europe programme, is an international, interdisciplinary project focusing on bringing new music to an extensive range of new audiences. "Introduction to New Music” is a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), developed within the framework of Interfaces, aiming to address the need of a comprehensive guide to New Music through a multifunction platform with educational resources, tools and freely available resources.
Institut Français > « Des mots à la scène » Fonds d’aide à la production des écritures dramaturgiques contemporaines d’Afrique et des Caraïbes
Ce fonds spécifique permettra de mettre en valeur les auteurs du Sud peu connus ou joués en soutenant la production de leurs textes. Pour être éligible, un projet doit impliquer au moins un partenaire artistique en France, engagé dans la création et impliqué dans sa réalisation. Cette structure doit être en capacité d’assurer un accompagnement de la création notamment dans l’accueil de la production. Il doit se dérouler entre 2019 et fin 2020. Date limite : 20 septembre 2019.