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As the new Head of Residencies and Awards you will be joining Acme at an exciting time in Acme history as they relaunch their provision and approach their 50th year anniversary. You will be working closely with the Co-Director to deliver the new five-year strategy commencing in April 2020. Your key focus will be on maintaining a strong network of contacts and knowledge of the sector to support programming, and relationship management of new and existing partners and donors. Deadline: 28 April 2019.
PCAI is excited to announce the launch of its Artist-in-Residence program focusing on the interaction between contemporary art and environmental consiousness. Believing that art is the best way to stimulate dialogue about sustainable thinking and the crucial matter of toxic waste PCAI invites artists from all over the world to reside for a week in Athens, get inspired and create a video work on the topic. The produced video work (max. duration 30') will be presented in exhibitions in Athens and abroad the forthcoming year. Deadline: 15 June 2019.
Be Mobile-Create Together! is a multi-national project between Europe and Turkey, providing emerging artists and authors in Turkey opportunities to spend time in artist residencies across Europe, and vice versa. Emerging artists from the fields of visual and digital arts, performative arts, or writers from France, Germany, the Netherlands and Turkey are invited to apply for the open call. The applicants are sought to have lived and worked the last three years in one of the partner countries and show proof of competence and enthusiasm in respective artistic fields. Deadline: 30 April 2019.
Through the Crossing Borders programme, the organisers fund international research trips by authors, filmmakers and photographers: from China (incl. Taiwan, Macao, Hong Kong), India, Indonesia, Japan and Vietnam, to Germany and from German-speaking countries in Europe, Asia and Africa. The organisers welcome applications from authors, filmmakers and photographers who intend to gather information first hand, visit authentic sites and dare to forge their own, new perspective. The intended publication may range from literary and essayistic prose works, poetry, photo-text volumes, children’s and young adults’ literature, scripts for documentary and feature films, to radio programs and multimedia productions. Deadlines: 30 April and 31 October 2019.
The 9th edition of Fast Forward, European Festival for Young Stage Directors, will take place from 14 to 17 November 2019 at Staatsschauspiel Dresden (Germany). Fast Forward is considered as a platform for artistic exchange between an up-and-coming theatre generation and the local and partly international audience, comprising students, instructors, critics, young and experienced theatre makers. The festival aims to foster young talents and to initiate artistic and cultural encounters in a European perspective. Deadline: 31 May 2019.
CECIA (Collaborative Electroacoustic Composition with Intelligent Agents) is an innovative art project within the framework of the Interfaces -activity "Cross Genre Residencies" that integrates the creative agency of 5 composers and Machine Learning algorithms in order to produce a coherent composition of electroacoustic music. The project aims to explore collaborative music creation, harnessing the creativity of electroacoustic composers and Intelligent Agents through a cloud computing platform. Deadline: 30 April 2019.
The Pernod Ricard Fellowship is conceived as a research and artistic platform, experimenting with non‑linear models of generating and distributing knowledge to encourage different possible connections between researchers, contemporary artists, cultural institutions, non-profit organizations and the general public. Every year, 4 international Fellows (artists, curators and researchers) are invited by an Artistic Committee for a 3-month residency on the basis of a research proposal. This year, the Pernod Ricard Fellowship focuses on four geographical zones: Southern Europe, Asia, South America, Africa. Deadline: 30 April 2019.
Since 2011, the New Settings programme has been inviting performance artists to invent entirely original ideas. From dance to fine arts, from theatre to cinema, from music to algorithms: Apply to take part in the 2020 edition of New Settings, the programme that encourages all forms of hybrid performances. Depuis 2011, le programme New Settings invite les artistes à imaginer des propositions inédites. Des arts plastiques à la danse, du théâtre au cinéma, de la musique aux algorithmes, candidatez pour participer à l’édition 2020 de New Settings, un programme qui encourage les formes de spectacles hybrides. 1/7/2019.
The Prince Claus Fund’s Mobility Fund supports the cross-cultural exchange of artists and cultural practitioners. The Mobility Fund is now accepting applications for countries listed in the DAC List (please check it). This year, in addition to the regular support of the Mobility Fund, the Prince Claus Fund in cooperation with Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) is issuing a mobility call specifically for artists and cultural practitioners from the following Asian countries: - Bangladesh - Pakistan - Cambodia - Philippines - Lao DPR - Vietnam - Myanmar - China - India - Kazakhstan - Indonesia - Malaysia - Mongolia - Thailand, and particularly from women and minority groups.
Over the International Dawn Chorus Day weekend at the start of May, Soundcamp will organize the 6th edition of Reveil - a live 24 hour broadcast of the sounds of daybreak, produced by a network of streamers and relayed by a consortium of radio stations around the world. For 2019 the organisers particularly welcome sounds from islands and archipelagos and from the global South. Know more about Reveil 2019 (4-5 May 2019) and contact the organisers.
Third Country Participation in the Baltic Sea region offers Swedish actors the opportunity to apply for project funding for the inclusion of actors from Russia or the countries of the EU Eastern Partnership in a current EU project or a flagship within the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region. The main applicant has to be based in Sweden. The application must include at least two actors in two different countries eligible for support, one of which is Sweden (as main applicant). The funding is available for actors from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Russian Federation, Sweden and Ukraine.Deadline: 28 May 2019 (opens from 1 April 2019).
Vous êtes un artiste, une structure culturelle, ou un professionnel, la plateforme Tour Manager est faite pour vous ! Elles en sélectionnent entre 40 et 50, qui sont autant d’occasions pour les artistes de partager des moments inoubliables, en Chine. Date limite : 30 avril 2019.
International artists, scientists and cultural professionals are invited to apply from the following spheres of practice: VISUAL (visual arts and media), AURAL & PHYSICAL (music and performing arts), DIGITAL (digital art, gaming, digital journalism, digital publishing), SPATIAL (architecture and design), TEXTUAL (literature and language), SOCIETAL (education, mediation, theory), SCIENTIFIC (humanities, social, natural and economic sciences). For the first time in its 30-year history, Akademie Schloss Solitude is expanding its profile with the addition of a thematic call. In cooperation with KfW Stiftung, Akademie Schloss Solitude is launching the new program with the specific content-related focus »Mutations«. To foster transdisciplinary and transcultural dialogue between the arts, sciences and society, young professionals from all fields are invited to engage in this topic in a focused group conversation. Deadline: 30 April 2019.
A travers le programme de résidence « Villa Saigon », l’Institut français du Vietnam crée une passerelle entre la jeune création contemporaine française et la scène culturelle vietnamienne, en invitant chaque année douze artistes ou collectifs français, de toutes disciplines, à développer un projet de création au Vietnam. Aussi, pour la première fois, l'IF du Vietnam s’associe à A.Farm, un nouvel espace “incubateur” de talents, piloté par Nguyen Art Foundation ainsi que les centres d’art Mot+++ et Sàn Art, pour proposer un nouveau programme destiné aux artistes visuels français désirant réaliser un projet au Vietnam, dans le cadre d’une résidence avec studio en totale immersion dans la scène artistique locale. Date limite : 3 mai 2019.
International Theatre and Music Project “INSTANT ACTS against violence and racism 2019” (Germany and Italy)
Interkunst e.V., located in Berlin, is looking for young performing artists for their upcoming theatre und music tour “INSTANT ACTS against violence and racism”. The project takes place in Germany and Italy (South Tyrol) and is from September 1 until October 26, 2019. The organisers are looking for performers – soloists or duos, age between 18 and 30, who are involved in theatre, dance, music, circus (no aerial acts), x-sport etc. The aim of the project is to reach out a young audience and explore different aspects of violence, racism and islamophobia. Deadline: 30 April 2019.