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Bortolomiol, a luxury winery of historical origin, offers an artist-in-residence within its own production establishment, on the suggestive hills of Prosecco Superiore. The task of the selected artist will be to produce, in this period, a land art intervention to enhance the Filandetta Park, in the light of the environmental stimuli of the context. Female artists, who speak English or Italian fluently, without any restriction of age, nationality or artistic background (with preference to land art) can apply. Deadline: 30 April 2019.
Inspired by the grand tours of classical musicians travelling through Europe and the goals of training and enriching the practices of young musicians, the ULYSSES Network brings together 13 European institutions for the promotion and professionalization of young composers. With the ULYSSES Ensemble, the ULYSSES Network reached a new peak last year, concentrating its efforts on young performers in the domain of contemporary classical music. Deadline: 22 January 2019.
This year the Fund is accepting applications for the Network Partnership Programme from cultural organisations based and operating in in the following Asian countries: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Myanmar, Nepal, Yemen, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Armenia, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, West Bank and Gaza Strip, Azerbaijan, China, Iran, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Malaysia, Thailand, Turkey, Turkmenistan. Deadline: 13 February 2019.
Arts Feminism Queer (CUNTemporary) > Open call for proposals (UK) > ‘Deep Trash: Eco Trash’ & ‘Queer-feminist Ecocriticism in Live Art & Visual Cultures’
Arts Feminism Queer (CUNTemporary) is now accepting proposals for ‘Deep Trash: Eco Trash’ & ‘Queer-feminist Ecocriticism in Live Art & Visual Cultures’, which will be part of the larger programme ‘EcoFutures’, taking place in (London, UK) in April 2019. Artists, activists and theorists are invited to engage with these topics through feminist, queer and decolonial approaches to provide alternatives that draw from situated knowledges, eco-sustainable modes of living, non-exploitative human and animal relations within ecosystems, as well as speculative scenarios of imagined futures, nature-based spirituality, earth magick, feminine powers and ecosexuality. Deadline: 20 January 2019.
Proposals should identify and study artistic productions that have generated new thinking, engagement and possibly action in relation to contemporary societal challenges as experienced in Europe. In doing so, they should capture and analyse motivations, philosophies, modes of engagement and impact from a comparative, geographically balanced and multidisciplinary perspective. Deadline: 14 March 2019.
This year the organisers are looking forward to their10th edition, from August 23th till August 25th. Spoffin in Amersfoort (NL) is an annual street arts festival for professional artists from all over Europe, with innovative outdoor and site-specific performances. The first selection in March will be mainly based upon artistic criteria: originality, expressiveness, professionalism and whether the work interacts with public space and the audience. Deadline: 28 February 2019.
The NRW KULTUR sekretariat offers a total of four residences lasting several weeks for topic-related, production-independent research in the period April to December 2019. Two scholarships are aimed at international dance artists for a research stay in one of the 21 member cities of the NRWKS. The focus is on cultural, political, social or scientific aspects. NRW as a state of cities offers numerous and varied opportunities for this. Two more scholarships will be granted to dance artists with their main focus of life and work in one of the NRWKS member cities, in order to carry out research in specific locations or on specific occasions abroad. Deadline: 18 February 2019.
Eight residents are invited to join the upcoming Sommerakademie program under artistic director Tirdad Zolghadr, beginning 3 August 2019. The Sommerakademie Paul Klee caters to practitioners working at a postgraduate level, whether or not they have an official certificate saying so. Professional experience and intellectual appetite are the necessary requirements here. Though artists will be prioritized, curators and art writers are encouraged to apply. Deadline: 25 January 2019.
The Roberto Cimetta Fund launches the General Fund for Artistic and Cultural Mobility in the Euro-Arab-Middle East region on 1st January 2019. Artists and cultural operators living and working in Europe, North Africa and the Middle East can apply. Priority is given to mobility from the South and East of these regions. Deadline: 31 January 2019.
Plan to apply for the ASEF Mobility First travel grants for travels between Asia and Europe, within Asia, Australia/New Zealand and Europe and Russian Federation to Europe. Check carefully the 2019 deadlines, dates of travels and the eligible countries.
L'appel à candidatures du MAPAS - Marché des arts performatifs de l'Atlantique sud - est désormais ouvert. Les artistes de musique, danse contemporaine, théâtre, cirque et arts de la rue d'Afrique, d'Amérique Latine et du sud d'Europe peuvent s'inscrire. La prochaine édition du MAPAS aura lieu a Ténériffe, aux Îles Canaries, du 10 au 14 juillet 2019. Date limite : 15 février 2019. // MAPAS - Tenerife Performing Arts Market - opens the registration process for Africa, Latino American and South European (Spain and Portugal) artists of music, contemporary dance, theater, circus and street performances until the 15th of February 2019. Date limite : 15 February 2019.
HUBS IMMERSIVE festival 2019 (The Netherlands) > Open call ' [voluntary] EXILE and HOSPITALITY', a total artistic immersive experience
The multidisciplinary HUBS IMMERSIVE festival 2019 will take place on the 8th and 9th of November 2019 in The Hague. Under the theme “[voluntary] EXILE and HOSPITALITY”, a total artistic immersive experience, the festival team is looking for artists, performers and other creators which will propose existing works, adapted version, or work in progress. Applicants shall live in Europe or work in city of The Hague (or broader in the Netherlands), or had a relation to the city in the past, (ex: studies, expositions, performances, supports, artistic collaborations…). Deadline: 28 February 2019.
AOI Sonic Residency is an intensive and experimental, research residency programme. It offers freedom of creativity and an interdisciplinary environment, in which musicians, dj’s, theorists, artists, composers, writers, broadcasters, designers, selectors, film-makers and critical thinkers, can develop ideas and work on sound-related projects, over a period of 4 weeks. AOI accepts submissions from emerging and mid-career creative professionals who are either formally trained in their respective discipline or self-taught. National Sonic Residencies are open to applicants who live in South Africa; International Sonic Residencies are open to applicants from other countries on the African continent, and who reside in Africa for minimally six months of the year. Deadline: 21 January 2019.
The European Festivals Association (EFA) calls all European festivals to apply for the EFFE Label 2019-2020, showing their engagement in the field of the arts, community involvement and international openness. The EFFE Label is Europe’s quality stamp for remarkable arts festivals. Deadline (to be in the running for the EFFE Awards): 10 February 2019.
The MM 2019 Open Call invites artists, writers, researchers, curators and art practitioners to participate as correspondents in each day’s discussions. Correspondents will be asked to engage with MM 2019 presentations and performances, drawing connections and expanding on ideas explored during SB14’s opening days. Deadline: 19 January 2019.