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22.07.2019

IKOB Art Prize > Prize for feminist art

For the first time in its 26-year history IKOB- Museum of Contemporary Art in Eupen is announcing the IKOB Art Prize expressly as a prize for feminist art. An invitation is being issued to artists of all gender whose work contributes to the dissemination of feminist ideas and ideals. Everybody living in Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Germany, as well as in East Belgium in particular, may apply with a digital portfolio. Deadline: 1 September 2019.

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21.07.2019

Mobility scheme for artists and/or cultural professionals > Open call by the European Commission

The general objective of this Call for Proposals is for the selected organisations to develop and implement their short-term individual mobility actions through the provision of financial support to artists and/or cultural professionals and produce recommendations to the Commission. The results of all projects will be taken into account by the European Commission in developing a permanent action under the Creative Europe Programme 2021-2017 dedicated to supporting the mobility of artists and cultural professionals. Deadline: 27 September 2019.

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21.07.2019

2019 EESC Civil Society Prize > "More women in Europe's society and economy"

The aim of the Civil Society Prize, which is awarded annually, is to reward and encourage tangible initiatives and achievements by civil society organisations and/or individuals that have made a significant contribution to promoting European identity and integration. Its overall objective is to raise awareness of the contribution that civil society organisations and/or individuals can make to the creation of a European identity and citizenship in a way that underpins the common values that shore up European integration. Deadline: 6 September 2019.

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17.07.2019

CROSS Award 2019 (Italy) > International Performance Art Award

The call is open to individual artists, professionals and companies with particular attention to productions focused on the close interaction between musical composition and action on stage. The project must be submitted as a production that can be developed during the different phases of the residency and that could include the most diverse expressive practices (as such: dance, music composition and interpretation, DJ-set, live soundtrack, composition of a soundtrack, activity of noise music, theatre, body performance, singing, new technologies, video art, motion-capture, readings, site specific design). Deadline: 6 September 2019.

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09.07.2019

24th International Solo-Dance-Theatre Festival Stuttgart (Germany) > Open call

Choreographers may participate in the competition with a solo piece that is presented either as a premiere or hasn’t been performed on stage for the first time before March 2019. The duration of the performance has to be between 9 and 12 minutes. The choreographies should be developed along the lines of a contemporary and genuine movement-language. The applicant is free in choice of subject and music. The piece may be interpreted by the choreographer him/herself. The dancer must be 30 or younger. Deadline: 11 November 2019.

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04.07.2019

Tokyo Tokyo FESTIVAL (Japan) > Grant Applications

Arts Council Tokyo (ACT) and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government are carrying out the Tokyo Tokyo FESTIVAL which is an initiative that will see a variety of cultural programs unfold in the run-up to the Tokyo2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, promoting Tokyo’s appeal as a city of arts and culture. One of the 4 categories “Overseas Artistic Creation in Tokyo” will provide support to projects in Tokyo that encourage creation of new art (including collaborative work) by artists residing abroad as well as overseas artists. Deadline: 1 August 2019.

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03.07.2019

2020-2021 Darat al Funun Dissertation Fellowship (Jordan)

The fellowship was established in 2011 to encourage research on modern and contemporary art of the Arab world. The fellowship provides financial support of up to ten thousand US dollars to Ph.D. candidates in the humanities and social sciences. One to two fellowships will be granted each year. The fellowship duration must range from 4-6 months of residency at Darat al Funun in Amman, Jordan, between mid-September 2020 and 1 June 2021. Deadline: 15 November 2019.

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25.06.2019

Esch2022 European Capital of Culture (Luxembourg) > call for projects

The nomination includes: - the city of Esch - 11 Luxembourg communes in the south of the country - 8 French Pays Haut Val d'Alzette communes (CCPHVA) As part of this European initiative, the not-for-profit organisation Esch2022 is launching a call for projects. These projects should contribute to the achievement of the general missions and objectives established by the European Capital of Culture. The REMIX concept has four pillars: Europe, Nature, Yourself and Art. Deadline: 31 July 2019.

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18.06.2019

Three international calls for projects > Biennale Chroniques 2020 (France) > Eternity

The Biennale offers three calls open internationally: Public space installation, International transdisciplinary creation and Artistic Scientific technological creation. Further distribution of the supported projects will be considered in one of the partner venues of the exhibition tour between January and December 2021. Deadline: 30 July 2019.

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17.06.2019

Bloom Award by Warsteiner

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.

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12.06.2019

European Commission > Pilot project – Makers' Mobility

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.

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10.06.2019

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.

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10.06.2019

COAL Prize 2019 > Climate, Disasters and Displacement

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.

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20.05.2019

Arab Fund for Arts and Culture (AFAC) > New cultural programme for North Africa

Through an open call scheme, this program provides up to three-year institutional and programmatic support to active arts and culture entities based in each of Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya and Egypt, as well as for transboundary projects that promote joint artistic collaborations, distribution, and the professionalization of arts and culture practices among those five countries and with the rest of the Arab and African regions. Deadline: 15 August 2019 (national fund). For the regional fund, there will be two separate deadlines and announcements, namely August 15 for the first deadline and October 10, 2019 for the first announcement, then November 1, 2019 for the second deadline and January 10, 2020 for the second announcement

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10.05.2019

Goethe Institut > International Coproduction Fund

This funding is intended for coproductions by artists in the fields of theatre, dance, music and performance art, in which hybrid and interdisciplinary formats and the use of digital media may be key components. The target group comprises professional artists and ensembles abroad and in Germany, which demonstrably lack sufficient resources to realize their coproduction project on their own. Projects between German and non-European partners, in particular from transition countries, are preferred. Deadline: 15 October 2019.

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