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When ideals of capitalist progress become the driver of societal value, a position of refusal can be a political and necessary act. Eyebeam’s 2020 Residency Open Call asks applicants to consider refusal as it relates to technology and its impact on society. How do acts of refusal manifest in one’s life and work poetically or directly? The 2020 Residency will launch as a 6 month research and experimentation-focused program for creative practitioners. The residency will be awarded to 4 individuals or collaborative projects and will run from January 2020 through June 2020, with extended access to Eyebeam’s shared workspace and equipment through September 2020. Deadline: 21 June 2019.
The Theatre & Peacebuilding Academy based at the Playhouse Derry-Londonderry Northern Ireland is seeking to appoint two Resident National / International Socially Engaged Theatre Practitioners who will each deliver a 1 x 3-week scoping (research & development) study and 1 x 6 month (minimum) residency which culminates in a multi-media theatre performance involving a minimum of seven community participants. Deadline: 5 June 2019.
Shake résidences nomades, structure basée à Bruxelles soutenant la création contemporaine émergente et féminine, lance un appel à candidatures pour sa première résidence qui aura lieu à Tunis. Trois résidences, destinées à des artistes plasticiennes émergentes ou étudiantes en arts plastiques et résidant en Belgique ou au Maghreb sont à pourvoir. Leur objectif est de proposer aux artistes une ouverture dans leur pratique quotidienne et un temps de création pour développer un travail en relation directe avec le contexte de la ville de Tunis, dans un temps déterminé. La résidence est également un temps de rencontres, d’échanges et de découvertes des réalités culturelles tunisiennes. Date limite : 15 juin 2019.
Dans le cadre de la saison Africa 2020, les Rencontres d’Arles et l’Institut français lancent une bourse de recherche curatoriale ouverte aux ressortissants d’un pays africain, établis la majorité du temps sur le continent africain. La bourse de recherche curatoriale des Rencontres d’Arles & de l’Institut français s’adresse aux commissaires d’exposition du continent africain souhaitant réaliser un projet inédit d’exposition en lien avec l’image / la photographie et s’inscrivant sur le territoire. Date limite : 13 juin 2019.
The grant programme focuses on deepening mutual understanding and knowledge-sharing among people on the ground in East and Southeast Asia who are finding solutions to shared issues. Through promoting direct interaction among key players, the grant program aims to survey and analyze situations in target countries, obtain new perspectives, and expand the potential of future generations. The covered countries are: Japan, China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, South Korea, Mongolia as well as Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Vietnam. Deadline: 8 June 2019.
La résidence du Randell Cottage accueille alternativement chaque année un auteur français et un auteur néo-zélandais. Elle est organisée par l’Ambassade de France en Nouvelle-Zélande en partenariat avec le Randell Cottage Writers’ Trust et la Arts Foundation of New Zealand. Date limite : 30 juin 2019.
studio das weisse haus is a residence and studio program for local and international artists, curators, theorists and critcs. The programme was founded in 2013 by Kunstverein das weisse haus. Their main purpose is to offer a platform where professionals from the art field can work together. The main goal of this residency is to support an international artist with a two-month stay in Vienna, in order to carry out his/her ongoing research project. Deadline: 3 June 2019.
Building on the success of the previous year, the Prince Claus Fund and the Goethe-Institut are issuing a new Call for Proposals to support cultural and artistic initiatives tackling pressing environmental issues around the world. This call for proposals is aimed at Africa, Latin America, Asia, the Caribbean and Eastern Europe. It seeks to support initiatives that enable local communities as well as global institutions to engage with the threatening changes of nature and our environment through contemporary artistic and cultural interventions. Deadline: 14 June 2019.
in : v z b l festival will take place on 6th, 7th & 8th of September in Timișoara, Romania. The core values of the festival are solidarity, dialogue, respect and dignity. The organisers expect artists to share these values and take them into consideration in creating their works.This call is for residencies that will take place between 16th of August and 9th of September. From visual arts to performance, from theater to dance, music, painting, sculpture, photo, video, installation and literature or more experimental forms, every means of expression is welcome. Deadline: 30 May 2019.
This funding is intended for coproductions by artists in the fields of theatre, dance, music and performance art, in which hybrid and interdisciplinary formats and the use of digital media may be key components. The target group comprises professional artists and ensembles abroad and in Germany, which demonstrably lack sufficient resources to realize their coproduction project on their own. Projects between German and non-European partners, in particular from transition countries, are preferred. Deadline: 15 October 2019.
The contest focuses on visual representations from an out of ordinary point of view of whatever remains of Jewish Heritage in the urban tissue of the participating cities: Girona, Wroclaw, Tbilisi, Sighet and Belgrade.The contest is open to digital photographers and audiovisual creators, residents of a country of the Council of Europe. Deadline: 26 June 2019.
Artists interested in applying to Collide International/ Barcelona are invited to submit a single proposal that reflects upon encounters between art and science, and offers challenging methods of collaboration and enquiry between artists and scientists at CERN during a 2-month residency at CERN and a 1-month residency at Fabra i Coats Art Factory in Barcelona. Deadline: 31 May 2019.
TaikaBox, in partnership with Ervastinkylä Village Association and funded by Oulu City, is offering a two-week long residency for three artists from different art forms - a mix of local, national and international artists. The residency takes place in the beautiful harbour of Varjakka in Northern Finland. The Warjakka Artist Residency is site-specific: the organisers are expecting the artists to show an interest in the area, its history and environment and use these as starting points for their collaborative investigations and to include the local community in some way. Deadline: 31 May 2019.
Kseij Dance Company, emergent youth company of contemporary dance based in Genoa (IT), with the choreographer Alekseij Canepa, and Production Studio Dance Alla Poilova are looking for a young choreographer to create a new show to be included in the repertoire of the company. Deadline: 1 July 2019.
The Orpheus Institute is looking for a fulltime Post-Doctoral Researcher. The successful candidate will be a performer on historical keyboards, have a passion for artistic research, and be active in the research cluster, Declassifying the Classics, under the directorship of Tom Beghin. Deadline: 7 June 2019.