Please click on the map to access the news specific to the region of your choice.
Back for a second year, the Submerging Writer Fellowship (SWF) from Fear No Lit will offer one writer chapbook publication, prize money, and more. Dedicated to the writers who feel left behind, down on their luck, and far from emerging, the SWF is here to pull one submerging writer out of the water. Deadline: 31 July 2019.
Kai Art Center’s core programme, the Kai Residency invites international visual artists, curators, writers and other contemporary art professionals to apply for its inaugural programme. The residency provides the opportunity for selected participants to live and work in Tallinn for between two and four weeks, while being immersed in the city’s dynamic art scene. Launching in October 2019, the Kai Residency will host up to 14 participants in its first year. Five places in the programme will be specifically allocated for residents from the Nordic and Baltic countries. Deadline: 1 August 2019.
Choreographers may participate in the competition with a solo piece that is presented either as a premiere or hasn’t been performed on stage for the first time before March 2019. The duration of the performance has to be between 9 and 12 minutes. The choreographies should be developed along the lines of a contemporary and genuine movement-language. The applicant is free in choice of subject and music. The piece may be interpreted by the choreographer him/herself. The dancer must be 30 or younger. Deadline: 11 November 2019.
IDENSITAT + Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Huarte (Spain) > FICTION ECOSYSTEMS / 2019 > Open call for residencies
IDENSITAT and CENTRO DE ARTE CONTEMPORÁNEO DE HUARTE offer a residency to an artist or group of artists to develop a project within the social context of the towns of Huarte, Burlada and Villava (Navarra). The project will be carried out within a five-week residency, to be developed between September 2019 and March 2020, to be specified considering the availability of the selected artist or group and the promoting organisations . The call is aimed at artists or groups of artists, with an interest in the proposed social contexts, and in the proposed theme. Applicants must have some fluency in Spanish or Basque. Deadline: 21 July 2019.
For this scholarship, the organisers are seeking the next generation of artists following in the footsteps of Michelangelo Pistoletto, Fabrice Hybert, Joseph Beuys and Banksy, employing their art as a generator of social progress. The Scholarship covers any visual arts. This includes art forms such as painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, photography, video, filmmaking, design, crafts, and architecture. One Young World will offer this Fellowship to 1 visual artist using their craft to promote positive impact. The opportunity will offer fully-funded sponsorship to attend the OYW 2019 Summit and join the 1 month long residency programme in France. Deadline: 19 July 2019.
Each year, thankyouforcoming hosts art critics and/or curators for a 7 days residency in Nice and surroundings. 2 opportunities for a 7-day residency are available, between January and April 2020. ACROSS’s residency program is open to all individuals, French or foreigners, who have curating and/or art critic experience.The candidate must be particularly involved in a research area around the renewal of critical and curatorial practices and develop an interest in action research. Deadline: 15 September 2019.
TEMPORARS SUSCH provides artists of all disciplines, writers, as well as curators, cultural producers and researchers, from diverse backgrounds and career stages, with individual residencies. By offering the opportunity to unplug from routines of the everyday, the programme encourages its participants to explore and engage in producing ideas, dialogue, and cultural debates. Deadline: 15 August 2019.
We All Should Play is opening a call for musicians (instrumentalists, vocalists, composers, songwriters, arrangers, electronic music producers) of all forms of music of our time to apply for a residency programme in Nepal in October 2019. The program will welcome four artists in Pokhara, Nepal, for a period of ten days, from 14th till 23rd October. The artists will work at The Pavilions Himalayas, an eco-sensitive resort nestled in a forested valley and set against the backdrop of the Himalayan mountain range. Deadline: 21 July 2019.
Appel à candidature : "Large Scale 2019" Résidence de recherche et d’expérimentation (Texas, Etats-Unis)
Le service culturel de l’Ambassade de France à Houston s’associent à l’association Fénelon Beaux-arts de Nantes pour créer une résidence de recherche et d’expérimentation de deux mois, à Marfa, Texas-USA. La résidence Large Scale a été conçue en lien étroit avec le territoire dans lequel elle s’inscrit. Elle a pour but de donner la possibilité aux artistes de déployer un travail et une réflexion sans contrainte d’échelle ni d’espace, dans un contexte géographique et historique unique.Ce programme est ouvert aux artistes de moins de 40 ans, français(es) ou résidant depuis au moins 5 ans en France. Date limite : 19 août 2019.
Arts Council Tokyo (ACT) and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government are carrying out the Tokyo Tokyo FESTIVAL which is an initiative that will see a variety of cultural programs unfold in the run-up to the Tokyo2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, promoting Tokyo’s appeal as a city of arts and culture. One of the 4 categories “Overseas Artistic Creation in Tokyo” will provide support to projects in Tokyo that encourage creation of new art (including collaborative work) by artists residing abroad as well as overseas artists. Deadline: 1 August 2019.
ColabNowNow will select 11 digital artists from Africa and the UK to develop cutting edge digital artworks through collaborative artmaking and storytelling. Applicants will apply with proposed projects which will then be developed with artistic and technical facilitators. Together they will create a collaborative exhibition to be launched on 11 October 2019 at the opening of the Maputo Fast Forward festival. Deadline: 24 July 2019.
The fellowship was established in 2011 to encourage research on modern and contemporary art of the Arab world. The fellowship provides financial support of up to ten thousand US dollars to Ph.D. candidates in the humanities and social sciences. One to two fellowships will be granted each year. The fellowship duration must range from 4-6 months of residency at Darat al Funun in Amman, Jordan, between mid-September 2020 and 1 June 2021. Deadline: 15 November 2019.
Siao-Long Cultural Park, Tainan (Taiwan) > Open call for 2020 Artists-in-Residencies: ‘Site-Specific Art’
Siao-Long takes the concept of ‘Site-Specific Art’ as its theme for the AIR program in 2020. For 2020, Siao-Long especially welcomes artists to work on art projects which are related to the topic of sugar, candies or fairy tales from cultures all over the world. The artworks should respond to the park’s environment, including the warehouses, corridors, the railway landscape, the children’s museum, and either the indoor or the outdoor spaces. They should also engage with the locality’s natural and historical sites, and with local communities. Deadline: 15 September 2019.
The Camargo Foundation prizes diversity and welcomes applicants from all countries and nationalities, representing a broad range of creative thought and practice. Three main categories are available (scholars, / thinkers and artists), and several subcategories for artists’ applications. Teams can apply with specfiic conditions. Professional translators can also apply. Deadline: 1 October 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: 2 August 2019.