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27.12.2018

AOI Sonic Residency (South Africa) > Open call

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.

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27.12.2018

European Festivals Association (EFA) > EFFE label

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.

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27.12.2018

Sharjah Art Foundation > Open Call for Correspondents at March Meeting 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.

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27.12.2018

MAAJAAM (Estonia) > Open call for residencies

MAAJAAM is announcing opportunities for artists, makers and volunteers for the first half of year 2019. The organisers are looking for artists, makers, scientist, hackers, writers and volunteers to live and work here for a short period. Residency is open for a single person (or a team of two) for maximum period of 4 weeks. Minimum stay is 1 week. Residency is family friendly and pets/kids are welcomed. During warmer months (June and July) it is also possible to host small groups (5 people maximum). Deadline: 20 January 2019.

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27.12.2018

FACE Contemporary Theater > Open call

FACE Contemporary Theater fosters innovative artistic collaborations and co-productions in theater, and contributes to a dynamic intercultural dialogue between France and the United States. It aims to encourage projects that push aesthetic boundaries and reflect the cultural and artistic diversity seen in theater today. The program has expanded beyond artists based in France and the United States to include projects by artists from Africa, the Caribbean, and the Middle East performing in the United States, as long as their work is co-produced by French cultural institutions. Deadline: 15 February 2019.

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27.12.2018

FUSED: French U.S. Exchange in Dance > Open call

FUSED: French U.S. Exchange in Dance fosters dialogue, strengthens professional relationships, and sparks creative artistry through cultural exchanges by introducing choreographers and performers whose works had never or rarely been seen in the partner country. Since 2018, FUSED operates on a new basis, and is managed by FACE Foundation only, as NEFA has launched a new strategic plan. Thanks to the support of the Florence Gould Foundation, Fondation CHANEL, the French Ministry of Culture, Institut Français-Paris, and private donors, the program continue to support artistic projects by French or France-based artists performing in the United States as well as American artists in France. FUSED has expanded to include projects by artists from Africa, the Caribbean, and the Middle East, performing in the United States, as long as their work is co-produced by French cultural institutions. Deadline: 15 February 2019.

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21.12.2018

Call for applications for the Artists Development Programme 2019 “Urban rejuvenation: Limerick as a source of inspiration”

The European Investment Bank (EIB) Institute is pleased to announce the 2019 edition of its Artists Development Programme (ADP). The EIB Institute is looking for ONE visual artist (born after 1 January 1984) from an EU Member State to work on the theme of “Urban rejuvenation: Limerick as a source of inspiration”. In the event that the EIB agrees to acquire an artwork, it will feature in the exhibition Belonging – works from the collection of the European Investment Bank, to take place in Limerick, Ireland, in 2020. Deadline: 23 January 2019.

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21.12.2018

Call for applications for the Artists Development Programme 2019 “Disruption: The Imprint of Man” (Luxembourg)

The European Investment Bank (EIB) Institute is pleased to announce the 2019 edition of its Artists Development Programme (ADP), for which it is looking for ONE visual artist (born after 1 January 1984) from an EU Member State to work on the theme of “Disruption: The Imprint of Man”. The mentorship will be ensured by the acclaimed Finnish artist Jorma Puranen. Deadline: 23 January 2019.

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20.12.2018

8th Call for Submissions »WimmelResearch-Fellowship« / »Immortality & Self-aware Systems« (Germany)

The »WimmelResearch-Fellowship« will be awarded as part of a joint project between Robert Bosch GmbH, Akademie Schloss Solitude and Wimmelforschung, this time with a focus on »Immortality & Self-aware Systems«. The call especially addresses artists, who deal with the question of how algorithms, cloud memory and the omnipresence of self-learning systems will affect human belief systems and how we perceive human agency in the present as well as in possible futures. Artists from all disciplines (including architects, designers, authors, sound artists, performers, filmmakers, coders) are invited to apply. Deadline: 20 January 2019.

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20.12.2018

80 organisations sign a joint statement on the revision of the Schengen Code of visas

80 organisations from the cultural sector joined forces in a call to the European Institutions to take into consideration the specific needs of the sector in the context of the trilogue negotiations on the Revision of the Visa Code. Read this statement signed by On the Move and share it!

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20.12.2018

Call for applications: Fund for Korean Art Abroad 2019

The Ministry of Culture, Sports & Tourism of Korea and the Korea Arts Management Service (KAMS) engage in a broad range of international exchange programs designed to introduce Korean contemporary art to audiences worldwide. As a part of this effort, KAMS awards grants to international art organizations to assist Korean artists with extending their reach globally into the art market. Are eligible: International art organizations—both commercial and non-profit—that exhibit contemporary artworks by inviting Korean artists and/or collaborating with Korean partners. Deadline: 27 February 2019.

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20.12.2018

Bothy Project > Artist residency call (Scotland)

Bothy Project is a growing network of exceptionally designed but simple cabins that offer artists of all kinds the opportunity to work in remote, spectacular locations in Scotland. Applications are open to artists of all forms, such as visual artists, performing artists, musicians, writers, and those working across disciplines or in collaboration. Priority will be given to those with an innovative approach to developing their practice and a commitment to developing and testing out new ground. The organisers particularly welcome applications from artists from minority ethnic backgrounds and Gaelic speakers or learners. Deadline: 20 January 2019.

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19.12.2018

Baltic Nordic Circus Network (BNCN) > ARTiculate Circus 2

BNCN is interested in articulated in how the Baltic and Nordic region can work together to develop circus education and its’ relationship with artistic thinking. As a result they are hosting two workshops for circus teachers. The first took place in Riga in October 2018. The second will take place in Helsinki on the 18th and 19th of February 2019. Registration for workshop 2 is now open. Deadline: 1 February 2019.

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15.12.2018

YOUNG ARCTIC ARTISTS 2019 > Open call for artworks

All visual and cross-disciplinary artist and artist groups under age of 35 currently living in Lapland (Finland, Sweden), Norrbotten (Sweden), Västerbotten (Sweden), Troms (Norway), Nordland (Norway), Finnmark (Norway), Svalbard (Norway), Faroe Island (Denmark) and Iceland, are welcome to submit existing works or project proposals to the exhibition. Submitted works or project proposals should be created not earlier than 2017. Approximately 5-7 artists will be selected for the exhibition in Gallery Napa and Studio Mustanapa and depending on the applications, to site specific spaces in Rovaniemi. Deadline: 15 February 2019.

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13.12.2018

Open call for participation > RESHAPE project

RESHAPE project is looking for artists and cultural workers who have tried and managed to devise alternative models of working together or have engaged audiences in innovative ways. Join one of 5 teams in developing transnational and experimental tools for supporting contemporary art practices. Take part in the Forum where artists and cultural workers will discuss experimental practices around Europe and South Mediterranean. Send the organisers info about your work and become a part of the Directory of experimental practices. Deadlines: 31 January and 15 February 2019.

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