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The call for Applications for the CEI FELLOWSHIP FOR WRITERS IN RESIDENCE for the year 2017 is awarded by the CENTRAL EUROPEAN INITIATIVE in co-operation with the SLOVENE WRITERS’ ASSOCIATION within the Vilenica International Literary Festival. Applicants eligible for the fellowship are writers from all genres under 35 (born after 1982 – from 1 January 1983 onwards) from CEI Member States, which are not part of the European Union (Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Serbia and Ukraine). Deadline: 30 April 2017.

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2005 Convention Civil Society Survey | Convention de 2005 Enquête Société Civile | Convención de 2005 Encuesta Sociedad Civil

The survey is being conducted securely and independently online by the research organisation, BOP Consulting. / L'enquête est menée en ligne, de façon sécurisée et indépendante, par l'organisme de recherche BOP Consulting. / La encuesta es realizada en línea de forma segura e independiente por la organización de investigación BOP Consulting.

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Lilith Performance Studio > Open call for new major visual arts performances (Sweden)

Lilith Performance Studio is a non-profit arts organization and an independent arena for visual art performance. The Studio initiates new exceptional visual art performances by inviting visual artists from around the world, some of whom have never worked live before. Each year, selected artists are given the unique opportunity to realize and present a new large-scale performance on site in the studio in Malmo or elsewhere in the city, in close collaboration with the studio. Deadline: 1 May 2017.

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National and International Cultural and Human Rights Organizations Denounce Trump’s Executive Order on Immigration

Today, more than thirty cultural institutions and human rights organizations around the world, including international arts, curators’ and critics’ associations, organizations protecting free speech rights, as well as U.S. based performance, arts and creative freedom organizations and alliances, issued a joint statement opposing United States President Donald J. Trump’s immigration ban. Feel free to read, share and/or sign the statement. On the Move is one of the signatories.

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Théâtre Nomade > Recrutement d'un/e administrateur/trice (Maroc)

Créée en 2006, l'association culturelle Théâtre Nomade est une compagnie de théâtre de rue basée à Casablanca et dirigée par Mohammed El Hassouni et Soumia El Boukhari. Avec l’appui du secrétaire administratif, l’administrateur(rice) a en charge la gestion administrative, juridique et financière de l’association, les ressources humaines et la recherche de financements. Date limite: 31 mars 2017.

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European Choral Association - Europa Cantat > Noël Minet Fund Scholarships

The scholarships can be asked when applying for a training activity for young conductors or composers under the label of ECA-EC and the Eurochoir. It targets talented conductors and composers under 30 with limited economic resources. Applicants shall apply by the deadline of applications for each respective event.

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Call for Proposals Nomadic Village 2017 (United Kingdom)

The organisers are calling for project proposals in the area of contemporary arts, science and activism. Participants preferably should come to the Nomadic Village with their own mobile abodes, from which they will create a small village; an autonomous environment in which people can dedicate themselves to the projects, form spontaneous collaborations and immerse in the dynamics of a micro society. Deadline: 31 March 2017.

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International SOLO DANCE CONTEST - Gdansk Dance Festival (Poland)

The SOLO DANCE CONTEST 2017 is a contest for a short contemporary dance solo (contemporary dance / contemporary ballet). The International SOLO DANCE CONTEST will take place during the Gdansk Dance Festival between 5th – 9th June 2017. The Contest is to support and promote contemporary dance. Deadline: 31 March 2017.

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Spazju Kreattiv and Valletta 2018 > Artists in residence programme in Malta

Priority - among other criteria - will be given to applicants who work directly and actively with local communities and cultures, are based in the Mediterranean Region, particularly North Africa and the Arab Region and who link directly with Fondazzjoni Kreattività’s annual ŻiguŻajg International Arts Festival for Children and Young People and the Valletta International Visual Arts (VIVA) Festival. Check carefully the themes and priorities. Deadline: 31 March 2017.

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CrossAward (Italy)

CROSS includes an educational path addressed to general audience and a rich artistic programme in different periods of the year, also during “Villaggio d’artista” festival. The main part of the project is CROSSaward, an international prize for new performance productions, with a focus on the relationship between musical composition and performing act. Deadline: 22 April 2017.

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Open Public Consultation in relation with the evaluation of the Creative Europe programme

The consultation aims to gather comments and perspectives on the relevance of the Creative Europe programme's objectives, the effectiveness of the measures taken to achieve them and the efficiency of their implementation. Thus, the consultation aims to establish the added value of the Programme in relation to the challenges and opportunities of cultural and audiovisual sectors, compared to what could be achieved by Member States only. Deadline: 16 April 2017.

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The challenge > an international competition designed to encourage young artists, cultural and creative entrepreneurs to work for social innovation

The purpose of the b.creative challenge is to support artists, cultural and creative entrepreneurs and to encourage collaborations between them with a view to address different stringent social issues. The organisers are very keen on rewarding daring projects which employ creative and artistic skills to enable innovation in environmental protection, mental and physical well being, new food and sustainable agriculture, social cohesion, access to education and digital literacy, fight against poverty and others. Deadline (extended): 28 April 2017.

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Qendra Multimedia, theater company (Kosovo): Call for theatre professionals

For the 2017/2018 season, Qendra Multimedia, a theater company based in Prishtina (Kosovo), is looking for professional and experienced: Stage designers, Costume designers, Music composers, Theater choreographers and Lighting designers. Deadline: 30 March.

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Visitors section of the AC/E Programme for the Internationalisation of Spanish Culture (PICE)

The purpose of the Visitors section of the AC/E Programme for the Internationalisation of Spanish Culture (PICE) is to facilitate the presence in Spain of prestigious international influencers, agents, professionals and programmers in the fields of the arts and culture, so that they can enjoy first-hand experience of various areas of Spain’s cultural and creative sector and establish direct and personal relations. Two application periods: 1-31 January and 1-31 May 2017.

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Fonds pour la relève artistique française au Québec - Appel à projets 2017

Le Service de coopération et d’action culturelle du Consulat général de France à Québec souhaite renforcer son soutien aux artistes français émergents en appuyant des lieux engagés dans le repérage et la diffusion de la relève artistique française établis hors des épicentres que sont les villes de Montréal et Québec. Sont concernés les projets artistiques, toutes disciplines confondues ; les projets transdisciplinaires feront l’objet d’une attention particulière. Echéances: 1er février et 1er mai 2017.

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