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Pearle* members, representing over 5,000 performing arts entreprises and organisations across Europe, adopted unanimously a resolution including proposals to make an end to the double taxation of artists. The entire sector is affected by the application of article 17 of the OECD Model Tax Convention. It is a major hindrance for the live performance sector to develop its activities in the European Union and worldwide. Spread the word and send this petition to your Ministries of Finance!
STEP Beyond Travel grants fund up-and-coming artists and cultural workers - with a priority to individuals up to 35 years and/or in the first 10 years of their career - to travel between EU and countries bordering the EU.
McColl Center for Visual Arts' residency program is dedicated to supporting artists regionally, nationally and internationally and promoting contemporary art. The Center's goal is to present art and artists in a way that engages and enriches the public while revealing the creative process through open studios, outreaches, community projects, exhibitions, and educational programs. The Artist-in-Residence receives a stipend, materials budget, travel allowance, and housing (if outside of Charlotte). Deadline: ongoing.
The European Federation of Professional Circus Schools (FEDEC) lists job opportunities published by its members and partners under the section "Opportunities" on its website.
(Un)learning Together: Discourses, Moments and Conflicts that Make the World Bigger than the World of Art
Reader on vocational training of Curatorial Studies, Art Critical Studies, Museum Studies, and Art Journalism (2012). It presents best practices of vocational training strategies, methods and curriculum, developing a vocational program for curators, critics and art journalists of contemporary arts and searching for alternative models of art education.
The Swatch Art Peace Hotel Artist Residency invites artists from around the world to apply online for a residency in Shanghai. Different forms of art are welcome to explore the contemporary arts in China's most vibrant city: dancing, music, photography, filmmaking, writing, painting and conceptual art. Known and unknown artists are invited to stay for a period of up to six months. Travel costs, among others, are covered. No deadline.
Looking for a job in the Greater Region? Check Plurio.net website an its section "Jobs and Internships"!
The project "Stories of stars and acrobats: forms of theatre between Turkey and Europe" took place in Turkey in spring 2012. Organised by Astragali Teatro - ITI Italy, it saw the participation of artists from Italy, Eastern Europe, Turkey and Mediterranean countries. After the successful experience a blog is online...
The International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP) in New York is a leading nonprofit, residency-based contemporary art institution for emerging to mid-career artists and curators from around the world. ISCP collaborates with over forty partner governments, institutions, and organizations to fund residency opportunities. A number of partners in different countries sponsors publicly call for applications for residencies at ISCP. If you are eligible to apply, visit the website to have more information about the ISCP residency offered and the application procedure.
The Public Affairs Section of the United States Embassy in Ljubljana devotes a certain amount of funding towards encouraging and promoting cultural and artistic cooperation, collaboration and exchange between the United States and Slovenia. Applications will be accepted from professional artists and professionals in the cultural field who are American or Slovene citizens or residents and from not-for-profit arts or cultural organizations or institutions registered in the United States of or Slovenia. Deadline: 15 August.
Korea Arts Management Service has opened Korean/English websites focusing on Korean contemporary arts: the Apro, on visual arts, and the Artro, on performing arts. Check them today!
We invite you to discover Theatre Without Borders, an informal, volunteer, virtual community that shares information and builds connections between individuals and institutions interested in international theatre exchange. TWB is a virtual and practical space for creating artist-to-artist, people-to-people connections and for sharing knowledge, information and skills. Find out more...
CORNERS – turning Europe inside out. More than 40 artists and researchers explore the outer regions and coasts of Europe in search of stories and inspiration for new work. CORNERS aims to make the unheard heard, the unseen seen, the invisible visible - and to look back on our continent from its furthest edges. As the third Xpedition of CORNERS to the Balkans approaches, researcher Una Bauer and our partners will blog about the trip. Find out more!
Safar and Istikshaf provide various learning and travel opportunities for youth in the Arab region. The program has an ongoing deadline. Find out all the details!