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VERSANT SUD est une structure associative dont la mission principale consiste à développer des projets artistiques et culturels sur deux territoires : la région Sud et des capitales d’Afrique. Peuvent candidater les jeunes artistes diplômés des écoles supérieures d'Arts et de Design de la Région Sud (France) ainsi que les artistes professionnels installés en Région Sud, de moins de 35 ans. Sont acceptées toutes les disciplines artistiques suivantes (les arts plastiques, la photographie, la peinture, le dessin, la gravure, la sculpture, etc.). Ne seront pas acceptés : la vidéo et les arts numériques. Date limite : 31 juillet 2019.
The competition funded by Warsteiner brewery offers young artists from all around the world the possibility to gain a foothold in the international art market. The organisers are looking for artists (Visual arts, Design, Urban art or Video) who knowingly work at the interfaces between art and creative industries, whose works blur boundaries of traditional forms of expression. Deadline: 31 July 2019.
For the sixth edition of the Crystal Ruth Bell Residency, the organisers are inviting people to apply for a fully-funded residency at Three Shadows & Red Gate in Beijing and Xiamen for the months of October, November, and December 2019, coinciding with Design Week Beijing and the Jimei Arles Photography Festival in Xiamen. Are expected to apply people of all types of creative practices, of all passports, ages, gender-identities, abilities, and interests to send us proposals for projects to pursue in China this winter around the ideas of "light and sight" - in any way those word makes sense to you. Deadline: 8 August 2019.
The general objective of this pilot project is to define and test policies and actions supporting mobility and the exchange of experience between the cultural and creative industries, creative hubs, maker-spaces, fab-labs; formal and non-formal learning, and skills development systems in a cross-sectoral way. The pilot project is intended as a first step towards developing a European Framework aimed at boosting the mobility of makers, as well as exchange of good practices. Deadline: 12 August 2019.
Travel grants are intended to provide financial assistance to IETM members for their participation in IETM meetings. The grants can cover up to 75% of the travel and accommodation expenses in connection with the meeting and are calculated based on the organisation's or freelance activities' turnover. Check carefully the conditions. Deadline: 6 September 2019.
Afrique Créative programme > Open call / Appel ( Burkina Faso, Morocco / Maroc, Senegal / Sénégal & Uganda / Ouganda)
The Afrique Créative programme's aim is to support the development of the cultural and creative industries (CCIs) in order to maximise their social and economic impact. The objective of this call is to identify eight CCI entrepreneurs to take part in the Afrique Créative programme. The target countries are: Burkina Faso, Morocco, Senegal and Uganda. L'objectif du programme Afrique Créative est d'accompagner le développement des Industries Culturelles et Créatives (ICC) afin de maximiser leur impact tant au niveau social qu’économique. Le but de de cet appel est d'identifier 8 entrepreneurs ICC pour intégrer le programme Afrique Créative. Les pays concernés sont le Burkina Faso, le Maroc, le Sénégal et l'Ouganda. 15/08/2019.
Since its inception in 2010 by the COAL Association, the COAL Prize has become a vehicle for identification, promotion and dissemination of these artists to the general public, political actors and professionals of culture and ecology. For its tenth edition in 2019 the COAL Prize will, in collaboration with the Platform on Disaster Displacement and DISPLACEMENT: Uncertain Journeys, tackle an essential subject: displacement related to disasters and climate change. The COAL Prize supports art projects in progress. Its award is not intended to cover all production costs of the project but should be considered as an aid to its development. Deadline: 9 September 2019.
UNESCO Chair in Cultural Policy and Management (Interculturalism and Mediation in the Balkans) is a joint MA programme organized in cooperation with the University Lyon 2 (France). Accredited by the University Lyon 2 and supported by a number of partner universities, professional organisations and guest experts across Europe, it attracts not only students from the Balkan region, but also those coming from Europe and across the world, who are drawn to challenges and who seek an innovative, stimulating and unique study environment. The course is taught in English and French and it has established highly praised international reputation. Deadlines: 19 June and 18 September 2019.
For 2020, the organisers designate “RePAIR” as the problematic and “ocean” as the topic. The idea is both to fix and restore, to make what is broken work again, and to re-arrange, to “re-pair” interdisciplinary elements to inspire cross-boundary artistic practices. Individuals and groups that engage in art creation in Taiwan and abroad may file an application; no restrictions are set on the types of creation or to any nationality. The offer is open to local and international artists and groups, student artists should at least have master degree. Deadline: 11 August 2019.
Trans Europe Halles calls for emerging civic initiatives with a focus on arts, culture and creativity that are located in re-purposed buildings to participate in the third edition of the Startup Support Programme. This time TEH is looking for initiatives in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia. Deadline: 1 September 2019.
Every Europe based choreographer / artist who applies to Aerowaves has the chance to have their work programmed by the partners of the network, whether or not they are selected as Aerowaves artists. Around 100 performance opportunities are guaranteed by the partners and supported by Aerowaves each year. Deadline: 12 September 2019.
In May 2019, NBFP opens its 1st Call for Festival Pitches from the Russian Federation. The initiative aims to bring Russian festivals into interaction with their Nordic-Baltic counterparts in search for new and, hopefully, long lasting partnerships, and to foster the exchange of practices and artistic ideas. Application is open for all arts & culture festivals from the Russian Federation already collaborating with or wishing to collaborate with festivals in the Nordic-Baltic region. Deadline: 1 August 2019.
The call aims at creating a collaboration between a visual artist and a writer, who are invited to propose a collective project engaging with challenges that Europe faces today and envisioning perspectives for its future. The artist and writer duo may be an already established partnership or formed specifically for the call. The call is addressed to artists and authors of all nationalities based in Europe, without age restriction. Candidates must speak French and / or English. The literary work may be produced in any European language; translation into French and English will be envisioned for the final exhibition and / or publication. Deadline: 15 September 2019.
International artist groups can apply for the residency for the production of dance, theatre, circus and performance projects up to a maximum of three weeks. Schloss Bröllin offers several dance studios, production and seminar rooms as well as a large outdoor area - for rehearsals, experiments in a quiet and creative atmosphere. The residency program at Schloss Bröllin enables ensembles and groups, especially if their members come from different places/countries, to concentrate on a production phase. During the stay, appropriate workrooms, accommodation and catering will be provided. Deadline: 15 August 2019.
There are over 9 million descendants of Polish Jews in the world. What is their connection to the land of their forefathers? The POLIN Museum is calling for proposals for short films that explore this question in creative ways.The fourteen short films completed on the basis of these proposals will be featured in the epilogue to POLIN Museum’s multimedia narrative exhibition, which is dedicated to the thousand-year history of Polish Jews. Deadline: 31 August 2019.