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Under the overall supervision of the Director of UNESCO Office, Jakarta, and under the direct supervision of the Head of the Culture Unit, the incumbent shall serve as Administrative and Project Assistant for Culture Unit, UNESCO Office Jakarta, cluster Office for Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Timor-Leste. Deadline: 5 June 2017.
The Civil Society Facility South (CSFS, based in Tunis) is pleased to announce the launch of the “Call for Application” for its Online Lab for Training of Trainers (TOTs) for Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) from the Southern Mediterranean. This Online Lab project is designed to strengthen the CSOs dialogue capacities in 10 countries: Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia and Syria. Deadline: 6 June 2017.
The current open call is open to artists who work in the field of contemporary fine art. One selected artist will have the opportunity to stay seven weeks and work on a plan. This call includes no media restrictions - installation-based, painterly, sculptural, multimedia or performative works are all welcome. Deadline: 30 May 2017.
The organisers welcome AR-Residents as honoured visiting art professionals, rather than as asylum seekers or refugees. Art practitioners at risk of grievous suppression of freedom of expression, persecution or politically motivated threats to their basic freedoms may apply. AR-Residencies enable practitioners to take a “breather” from their home country, or to use the programme as a “stepping stone” to re-orient their professional lives. Deadline (extended): 15 June 2017.
Destiné aux artistes issus de pays francophones et ouvert à toutes les disciplines artistiques, ce programme agit au service de la création contemporaine et de la coopération culturelle France – Maroc pour susciter une rencontre privilégiée avec les acteurs culturels locaux et les publics de l’IFM au travers de restitutions et d’ateliers artistiques. Ce programme concerne les sites d’Agadir, Casablanca, Fès, Kénitra, Meknès, Oujda, Tanger et Tétouan et permet d’accueillir une vingtaine de résidences chaque année. En 2018, une attention particulière sera portée aux projets en lien avec la jeunesse et l’environnement. Date limite: 15 juillet 2017.
The Prince Claus Fund, through its Cultural Emergency Response programme (CER), and the Whiting Foundation announce a new call for proposals for projects in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Caribbean to safeguard documentary heritage that is acutely threatened by recent conflict or other disaster, whether natural or man-made. Proposals will be accepted on a rolling basis until 31 December 2017 at 17:00 Amsterdam time (CET). Applications received after this deadline cannot be considered.
Ford Foundation seeks a Program Officer (PO) to help shape and advance the Foundation’s work at the intersection of art and social justice. The PO assesses and analyzes the field of the arts to identify its key ecosystems and work with various actors to shape and influence agendas to address diagnosed problems and opportunities.
The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) is looking for a new Policy and Research Officer to work with Cultural and Heritage issues within the Policy and Advocacy Team at IFLA Headquarters. Deadline: 25 June 2017.
ICHCAP’s Cultural Partnership Initiative (CPI) Program, a representative program among Korea’s cultural official development assistance programs, is offering five months’ residency (July to November 2017) to selected participants. The main objective of the program is to enhance international exchange in the ICH (international cultural heritage) field by inviting young professionals from the Asia-Pacific region. Deadline: 30 May 2017.
The Civil Society Leadership Awards (CSLA) provides fully-funded scholarships for master’s degree study to individuals who clearly demonstrate academic and professional excellence and a deep commitment to leading positive social change in their communities. The awards are available to citizens of the following countries: Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Cambodia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Laos, Libya, Myanmar/Burma, Republic of Congo, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. Deadline: 15 July 2017.
The National Theater of Korea in Seoul announces the 2017 Cultural Partnership Initiative with an open call for professional traditional instruments musicians (aged 25-45) from 24 countries worldwide, including 1. Vietnam, 2. Indonesia 3. Cambodia 4. Philippines 5. Bangladesh 6. Mongolia 7. Myanmar 8. Laos 9. Sri Lanka 10. Nepal 11. Pakistan 12. Ghana 13. Ethiopia 14. Mozambique 15. Rwanda 16. Uganda 17. Tanzania 18. Senegal 19. Uzbekistan 20. Azerbaijan 21. Colombia 22. Peru 23. Bolivia 24. Paraguay. Deadline: 3 June 2017.
Residential fellowships in the Künstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral in Bad Ems are awarded to international visual artists. Furthermore a curator fellowship is awarded to a junior academic graduate. The topic for the Balmoral residential fellowships 2018 is ‘Shaping the future. How do we want to live, love and work?’ Deadline: 30 June 2017.
The international artist residency Akademie Schloss Solitude and the ZKM | Center for Art and Media award Web Residencies three times a year. The organisers are looking for works that challenge the multiplicity and tensions of patterns and chaos – in any art discipline such as the visual, music, sculpture, games or writing. They are looking for artists who face the nonlinear and the unpredictable, who design algorithms to draft the flap of a butterfly's wings, watching out for the change of the course and the rhythm of the world to come. Deadline: 23 June 2017.
For the fourth edition of the Crystal Ruth Bell Residency, Red Gate & China Residencies are inviting people to apply for a funded residency in Beijing for the months of November and December 2017. The organisers are calling for people of all types of creative practices, of all passports, ages, gender-identities, abilities, and interests to send us proposals for projects to pursue in Beijing this winter around the principle of"care" - in any way the term makes sense to you. Deadline: 17 July 2017.
The Summer Academy involves a coaching of young makers, artistic teams and ensembles who are eager to develop an artistic idea within the field of contemporary music theatre and/or transmedial performance. The MTPG offers a coaching by highly renowned artists and teachers, and a professional new music ensemble with the technical and logistic support of a well-equipped production house and music venue. Deadline: 8 June 2017.