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Dublin Dance Festival (DDF) brings diverse artists, audiences and communities together to create and share exceptional dance experiences. DDF are currently seeking an Artistic Director who will co-lead the organisation, setting DDF’s strategic direction alongside the Executive Producer and Board of Directors. The successful candidate will have the expertise to drive DDF’s influence internationally and to positively impact the landscape of dance in Ireland. Deadline: 3 March 2021.
Located in Lasauvage, Luxembourg, the Nomadic Island project it is a platform for experimentation which unites a diverse group of artists with an equally diverse group of local residents. Artists are invited to apply for a three-week residency (18 July - 8 August 2022) to realise a project with this international community around the theme of 'alternative ways of living and working'. Deadline: 15 April 2021.
The Asymmetry Curatorial Fellowship is a six-month placement for a mid-career curator at the curatorial department of the Whitechapel Gallery in London. It will run 20 September 2020 – 20 March 2021, and will be awarded to one Fellow who is a national of Mainland China, Hong Kong or Taiwan, and based in the region or internationally. Deadline: 1 March 2021.
For the second year of its School of Infinite Rehearsals, Onassis AiR is organising four sessions in autumn 2021 and spring 2022 for collective explorations of two research topics: issues of governance (self-organisation and institutions), and economies (looking at community economies and philanthropy). Applications are open to participants from anywhere in the world, with no restrictions on age or discipline. Deadline: 26 February 2021.
ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe and the Deutsches Museum invite international artists to submit innovative project proposals at the intersection of art and artificial intelligence (AI) and apply for a two-part artist residency at both institutions as part of the project ‘The Intelligent Museum’. Residencies will take place between June to October 2021 for a maximum of three months. Deadline: 28 February 2021.
VRHAM! (Virtual Reality in Hamburg) are looking for creators and artists working in the field of Interactive Arts who want to (further) develop their already existing artistic project (or a work in progress) by exploring the possibilities that lie in the innovation of 3D-scanning technologies. The successful applicant will undertake a residency in Marseilles, France and showcase the results during VRHAM! festival in Hamburg (4-12 June 2021). Deadline: 15 March 2021.
The European network of opera academies enoa is launching an open call for its new programme ‘Opera Creation Journey’. The scheme will offer time and space to creators to develop innovative opera projects. Selected projects will receive support and mentorship, and attend 1-3 Labs for 2-5 days at enoa institutions. Applying teams must have at least one composer / music creator and be based in Europe. Deadline: 3 March 2021.
Based in Innsbruck, Austria, the art and architecture school bilding is a free creative space for children and young adults from 4 to 19 years, who are supported in discovering and developing their creative interests, abilities and talents. ‘bildingship’ is a working fellowship for young artists, allowing them to use bilding as space for their own artistic work as well as to actively engaging in the regular workshop programme. It lasts half a year (extensions to one year is possible) and provides a part-time employment. Foreign and domestic artists from the fields of art and architecture can apply. Deadline: 28 March 2021.
Institut des Afriques > Appel à contributions pour un observatoire des artistes et acteurs culturels issus des diasporas africaine et caribéenne
L’Institut des Afriques met en œuvre un observatoire des artistes et acteurs culturels issus des diasporas africaine et caribéenne. L’objectif est de faciliter les coopérations entre les acteurs culturels. Cet observatoire prendra la forme d’une cartographie numérique et interactive dont la parution est prévue en 2021. Vous pouvez y contribuer en remplissant un formulaire en ligne. Cet Observatoire est réalisé avec le soutien de l’Institut français à Paris et de la Région Nouvelle-Aquitaine ainsi qu’avec l’appui de Trace.
Reconduite pour une troisième édition, la Taiwan VR Residency évolue et devient la Taiwan XR Residency. Désormais ouverte à l’ensemble des réalités étendues (virtuelle, augmentée, mixte), elle entend ainsi suivre de près l’essor des nouvelles formes de narration. Ce programme estouvert à toute personne de nationalité française ou de nationalité étrangère mais résidant en France (et disposant du statut de résident·e permanent·e ou d’un Visa de travail en cours de validité). Date limite : 22 mars 2021.
Le Théâtre National Wallonie-Bruxelles organise un appel à candidature en vue de l’engagement de son.sa directeur.trice général.e et artistique. Le Théâtre National Wallonie-Bruxelles, première scène de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, a pour vocation de créer et de présenter devant le public le plus large des spectacles professionnels de haute qualité. Date limite : 15 mars 2021.
Forecast offers artists and creative thinkers from anywhere in the world the chance to work with accomplished mentors toward bringing their projects to fruition. Open to all disciplines and genres, the scheme will see 18 applicants selected to present their ideas in Berlin during the Forecast Forum in July 2021. 6 will then be selected to present at Forecast Festival in Berlin in April 2022. Deadline: 28 February 2021.
The ZUKUNFTSVISIONEN Festival for Contemporary Arts 2021 will take place in Görlitz, Germany 21-30 May 2021. The title of this year’s festival is ‘Ohne Gewähr – No Guarantees’. The festival is inviting applications from solo artists and groups both for the festival exhibition and a residency programme taking place 2-4 weeks before the event. Deadline: 28 February 2021.
This year the Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies at the University of British Colombia’s Woodhaven Artist in Residence Programme is open to creative writers working in any genre. Artists will stay between 4 – 8 weeks at the FCCS’ Woodhaven Eco Culture Centre between 1 June – 31 August 2021. The residency is open to Canadian and international writers. Deadline: 5 March 2021.
Tallinn Art Hall is launching a new artist in residence programme for professional artists living in Germany in partnership with Goethe-Institut Estland. It offers a studio apartment in central Tallinn for 2 months, from 1 August – 30 September 2021. The aim of the programme is to spur artistic research and discourse in Tallinn on the topics of ecological awareness, environmental sustainability and the ethics of making art. Deadline: 28 February 2021.