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The specific objectives of this call for proposals are the promotion of mutual understanding and the rapprochement between peoples through cultural exchanges and the promotion of the EU–Lebanon cultural cooperation. Deadline: 11 July.
This is the culmination of a five-year British Council programme to introduce a new, young, Indian audience to the best of contemporary UK creativity. In order to be eligible to apply, you must be based in the UK or India and have a track record of developing new digital projects or experiences that have successfully reached new audiences (though not necessarily at this scale before). Deadline: 8 July.
Open Call > International Sculpture Symposium European Capital of Culture – Pafos2017 “Legends and Sculptures”
The International Sculpture Symposium European Capital of Culture – Pafos2017 will be held in Yeroskipou, Cyprus 15th – 30th July 2017. The Jury will select 10 sculptors according to their project proposal. Deadline: 15 September.
EUPORIAS, the Met Office and Kaleider are seeking an individual or group to create a playable/playful/fascinating/interesting/thrilling/poetic/challenging/delightful/ extraordinary experience to take place during the EUPORIAS General Assembly at the Met Office in October 2016. The project shall be inspired by climate science / climate services / EUPORIAS. Deadline: 10 June.
TERNI FESTIVAL 2016, in the frame of FORESTA project, launches an open call for the making of 5 TREE HOUSES that will temporarily host artists in residency. Deadline: 20 June (EN / IT)
A new award and anthology on the topics of gender, human rights and sexuality, for writers and photographers across Africa
The judging panel will select pieces which engage with gender and sexuality in ways that promote new insights into human rights matters on the African continent. Deadline: 31 July.
Nesta and Sedition are pleased to invite international artists and creatives to submit work to the 2016 FutureFest Art Prize. FutureFest is a weekend festival of radical ideas, compelling talks and interactive experiences designed to inspire people to question and shape the future. The third edition of the festival takes place at Tobacco Dock in London, 17-18 September 2016, and will be programmed around four themes: Love, Play, Thrive and Work. Deadline: 10 June.
La Fondation d’entreprise Hermès a initié en 2011 un programme dédié aux arts de la scène : New Settings. Les projets scéniques soutenus dans le cadre de New Settings engagent un travail dont la dimension plastique est prépondérante. Prospectifs et exploratoires, ils peuvent confronter co-écriture, nouveaux modes opératoires et offrent au public une relation innovante. Ces créations émanent d’artistes émergents ou confirmés et peuvent avoir un rayonnement national ou international. Date limite: 30 septembre.
This year Chronus Art Center (CAC) opens its Lab for a 3-month research and creation fellowship. . The 2016 Research and Creation Fellowship aims to foster global exchange while advancing the discourse and practice of new media art, and contribute to CAC's research and educational mission as well as the institution's future collection. Deadline: 30 May.
Support for a preparatory action to create an EU Festival award and an EU Festival label in the field of culture – EFFE (Europe for Festivals – Festivals for Europe)
This Preparatory Action will allow EFFE to increase its reach to festivals and audiences, building on the award and the label EFFE already established, to carry out a truly European initiative covering all culture festivals across Europe and rewarding the innovation endeavours made by these festivals. Deadline: 21 June.
The Artraker Biennial Awards are for contemporary artists / organisations that shape how people and organisations understand, engage and respond to violent conflicts and its effects. Artraker is interested in the significance of the contribution of the artist to change and the co-creation of experiences of freedom and hope in the midst of conflict. Deadline: 16 June.
All entries should fall within an area of applied arts, such as ceramics, bookbinding, enamel work, jewellery, lacquer, metal, furniture, leather, textiles, glass, etc. be an original work, handmade or partly handmade have been created in the last decade be one-of a-kind have won no prizes previously demonstrate artistic intent. Deadline: 7 November.
Le Prix Découvertes est l’occasion chaque année de mettre en avant les nouveaux talents musicaux du continent africain. Le Prix Découvertes RFI est organisé en partenariat avec la Sacem, L’Institut Français, l’Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie et l'UNESCO. Date limite: 1er juillet.
Are you an artist or creator? An NGO or a non-profit private body or a public body, whose activities contribute to the promotion of culture and artistic creation? If your project is compliant with the criteria indicated in the Operational Guidelines of the International Fund for the Promotion of Culture (IFPC), you can submit your project application and be considered in order to benefit from the financial support of the Fund. Priority is given to young artists and creators aged 18 to 30 years old. Deadline: 31 May.
Artists practicing in a variety of media such as painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, sculpture, and other visual arts processes are eligible. Applicants (below 38 years old) shall be born outside the USA and live there. Deadline: 10 June.