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The Fondation FIMINCO offers a residency open to curators of any age from across the world for a residency in research, creation, and production based in the Romainville area (Seine-Saint-Denis). The curatorial residency is part of the artist residency program that will jointly welcome 17 artists for a duration of 11 months starting in January 2020. Deadline (extended): 10 October 2019.
The NRW KULTUR sekretariat offers a total of four residences lasting several weeks for topic-related, production-independent research in the period January to December 2020. Three scholarships are aimed at dance artists from abroad 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.Deadline: 6 October 2019.
HeK (House of Electronic Arts Basel) and the Institute for Computer Music and Sound Technology of the Zurich University of the Arts (ICST) are jointly calling for applications from artists to join a residency and production programme.The organisers are looking for (a) European artist(s) willing to participate in a residency in Basel with the objective to learn how to work with the installation Immersive Lab and to produce a new work for it. Deadline: 22 September 2019.
Radar Sofia and the Drama Pact platform are offering a playwright/dramaturge/performer/theatremaker the opportunity to come and stay in Sofia, Bulgaria, meet local theatre operators and form the basis of future partnership(s) or joint new project(s). Deadline: 15 October 2019.
The general objective of this Call for Proposals is for the selected organisations to develop and implement their short-term individual mobility actions through the provision of financial support to artists and/or cultural professionals and produce recommendations to the Commission. The results of all projects will be taken into account by the European Commission in developing a permanent action under the Creative Europe Programme 2021-2017 dedicated to supporting the mobility of artists and cultural professionals. Deadline: 27 September 2019.
La Villa Saint-Louis Ndar est un espace pluridisciplinaire de réflexion, de création et de mise en pratique qui s’adresse aux professionnels (artistes et chercheurs) émergents ou confirmés. Elle a ouvert au printemps 2019 avec pour mission de favoriser la création contemporaine en Afrique ou en dialogue avec le continent. Le programme de résidence de la Villa Saint-Louis Ndar s’adresse à des artistes français, africains et des artistes francophones aussi bien confirmés que des artistes récemment sortis des écoles d’art. Date limite : 15 septembre 2019.
Do you have an idea to change your city? Do you want to work together with partners from different sectors? Would you like to learn from, exchange with and be inspired by changemakers from other European cities? If so, apply now to become an Actor of Urban Change! The program is open to residents of all 47 Council of Europe member states, Kosovo and Belarus. Deadline: 21 September 2019.
FORMAT is the annual opportunity for recent design graduates to present their talent. It is a competition, but it has a twist. The selected designers will spend a whole year working on a new project. They will receive training from other participants, specialists and coaches. FORMAT plays a major role in the designers’ name recognition and future careers. You can apply if your are a recent graduate and based (live, work or study) in Flanders or the Euregion Maas-Rhine (Eindhoven, Maastricht, Liège, Aachen…). Deadline: 30 September 2019.
The Artist in Residence Programme at Q21/MuseumsQuartier in Vienna (Q21/MQ AIR) is part of ERSTE Foundation’s long-termed endeavour to support contemporary art and to strengthen the situation of its creators, especially in the region of Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe. The Q21/MQ AIR program is realized together with tranzit, Igor Zabel Association (IZA) and Kontakt Collection. Kontakt will collaborate with the Zagreb based WHW Akademija. The residencies are designed for artists, curators and theoreticians from Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, Slovak Republic, Slovenia and Croatia working in the field of contemporary art to do research in their respective area. Deadline: 22 September 2019.
Dans le cadre du programme de résidences Nekatoenea, une nouvelle résidence de création/médiation à destination d’un binôme artiste/chercheur : scientifique, spécialiste du domaine environnemental, anthropologue, biologiste, … se déroulera entre fin novembre 2019 et fin mars 2020. Parallèlement à un travail de recherche et de création personnelle, le binôme artiste/chercheur interviendra dans un lycée agricole du territoire afin de développer avec les élèves une série d’œuvres sur la thématique proposée, sous forme d’affiches. Date limite : 20 septembre 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.
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.
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.
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.
The grant is accessible to artists, cultural practitioners, researchers and curators as well as Art groups/collectives and organisation looking to create new connections between the countries of Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Ethiopia, Sudan and South Sudan. The grant is accessible to artists, cultural practitioners, researchers and curators as well as Art groups/collectives and organisation looking to create new connections between the countries of Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Ethiopia, Sudan and South Sudan. The Mobility East Africa Travel Grant is co-produced by the British Council’s East Africa Arts programme, Culture and Development East Africa CDEA plus anonymous donors. Deadline: ongoing (but grant review can take up to 2 months).