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Initié à Ouagadougou en 2014 par Les Récréâtrales – Résidences Panafricaines d’écriture, de création et de recherche théâtrales – le LABO ELAN est un programme de relance de l’activité théâtrale en Afrique. Peut candidater à cet appel tout artiste africain résidant dans un pays d’Afrique. Une attention particulière sera portée aux candidatures féminines. Date limite: 30 avril 2019.
The Fondation FIMINCO is located at the heart of an 11,000 m² space that brings together cultural players from both the public and private sectors. It is distributed over several buildings gathering working spaces and studios for residents and a 1,200 m² exhibition space. The Fondation FIMINCO is launching its call for applications to transdisciplinary visual artists of any age from across the world for a residency in research, creation, and production based in Romainville (Seine Saint-Denis). Deadline: 31 May 2019.
The Festival is open to all contemporary artists. Special attention will be paid to innovative and interdisciplinary works. All kinds of contemporary artworks and performances are acceptable: theatre, dancing, contemporary music; street theatre and circus; visual arts, video, painting, sculpture, photography and illustration. Deadline: 30 April 2019.
Through a partnership with the Arab Fund for Art and Culture, together with the Magnum Foundation, the Prince Claus Fund has launched the Arab Documentary Photography Program (ADPP) in 2014. ADPP supports creative documentary photographers in the Arab region. A jurors’ committee comprised of Arab and international experts will select up to 10 grantees to receive financial and professional support to complete their proposed photography projects.Deadline: 1 May 2019.
The REAKTOR’s cross-disciplinary programme features works that are imbued with the spirit of the times. Indeed, what is still considered experimental today may well one day be perceived as timelessly permanent. That is particularly true of contemporary art. The REAKTOR’s open call is designed to seek out that very potential in the visual arts, hence the title Potenziale. Particular emphasis is to be placed on space-defining art for the REAKTOR’s architectural core, i.e. its main hall. The chosen artists will be invited to flesh out and implement their submitted concept as part of a fortnight’s residency and then showcase it to the public as part of an exhibition. Deadline: 30 April 2019.
The IFCD invests in projects that lead to structural change through: the introduction and/or elaboration of policies and strategies that have a direct effect on the creation, production, distribution of and access to a diversity of cultural expressions, including cultural goods, services and activities; the reinforcement of human and institutional capacities of public sector and civil society organizations, deemed necessary to support viable local and regional cultural industries and markets in developing countries. Deadline: 13 June 2019.
ENCC (European Network of Cultural Centres) > European is beautiful > Project fair (Portugal) > Open call for registration
If you are considering leading a European project (Creative Europe or Erasmus +) or partnering in one, or if you want to get a better understanding of what European cooperation could bring you and how to approach it, this is a place to learn, connect and discuss with other project leaders or partners, cultural managers and experts. Should attend this projects' fair: Professionals from cultural centres and other cultural organisations and NGOS, project managers, artists, researchers and anyone interested in working on a social and cultural European cooperation project, whether they have defined that project or not. Deadline: register till 2 weeks before the event (4-5 June 2019).
The environment of this residence offers a diversity of natural inputs (coastline, meadows, forest, orchard, built heritage...) and topics of scientific investigations (geology, fauna, flora, environment...). Due to its geographical location, in the Basque Country, between France and Spain, at the boundary between land and ocean space, the residenc is also influenced by the notions of borders (interstate, linguistic, geographical). This residence is dedicated to research and creation. Proposals with an art and science dimension will be preferred. Deadline: 19 May 2019.
The goal of the Baltic Culture Fund, founded on 8 July 2018, is to promote cultural cooperation between the Baltic countries and strengthen the internationalisation of Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian culture through joint cultural projects and events. The Baltic Culture Fund will support professional events and projects in architecture, visual art, design, literature, sound art, performing arts, libraries, museums and archives. The Fund also welcomes interdisciplinary projects. Deadline: 20 May 2019.
Bortolomiol, a luxury winery of historical origin, offers an artist-in-residence within its own production establishment, on the suggestive hills of Prosecco Superiore. The task of the selected artist will be to produce, in this period, a land art intervention to enhance the Filandetta Park, in the light of the environmental stimuli of the context. Female artists, who speak English or Italian fluently, without any restriction of age, nationality or artistic background (with preference to land art) can apply. Deadline: 30 April 2019.
Plan to apply for the ASEF Mobility First travel grants for travels between Asia and Europe, within Asia, Australia/New Zealand and Europe and Russian Federation to Europe. Check carefully the 2019 deadlines, dates of travels and the eligible countries.
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!
On the Move together with Arquetopia, Foundation (Mexico) are very pleased to share the cultural mobility funding guide for Latin America and the Caribbean region, thanks to the support of the Ministry of Culture - France, for the translation in French. Check as well the presentation video by Artists In Residence TV.
The Eyebeam Center for the Future of Journalism (ECFJ) is an experimental grant-making program that supports artists producing innovative and revelatory journalistic work for major media outlets.ECFJ supports a variety of work, including text, photography, audio and video. Artists with longer-term, research-intensive projects are also encouraged to apply. In an effort to be responsive to an ever-fluctuating news cycle, artists can apply to ECFJ for support of their work on a rolling basis.
Culture Resource > Wijhat (Destinations) > International mobility fund for artists and cultural actors
Wijhat (Destinations) is a program developed by Culture Resource while merging the Mawa3eed and Tajwaal programs. It is designed to serve artists and cultural actors in the Arab region by offering grants of up to 8,000 US Dollars to support travel both within and outside the Arab region, thereby enabling the grantees to present their works to new audiences and to engage in new and diverse inter- and intra-Arab cultural exchange experiences. Applications are accepted throughout the year, but there are specific times for evaluating the applications and announcing the grantees.