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Open Call > Next Generation Programme ASSITEJ Artistic Gathering Kristiansand, Norway

Are you an emerging artist aged 36 or below seeking international exchange and collaboration opportunities? The Next Generation Program is an ASSITEJ initiative, designed to support artistic and cultural exchange and collaboration between young international artists interested in theatre for young audiences. It is a residency program for 25 artists from all over the world. About half of the participants will be recruited from Norway and the other Nordic and Baltic countries. Deadline: 1 November 2018.

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Hordaland kunstsenter (Norway) > Open call for residency

Through sequential residencies hosted throughout the year, Hordaland kunstsenter hopes to create an ongoing forum for thinking about, reading, and disseminating forms of writing that cross thresholds between art criticism, philosophy, descriptive writing, artist’s statements, fiction, poetry, writing for performance, text art, and any other genres of writing that might be relevant. Applications are invited from all kinds of arts professionals whose work significantly involves writing, typography, text and publishing. Deadline: 30 November 2018.

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Open Call for Sapporo Tenjinyama Art Studio (Japan)

Sapporo Tenjinyama Art Studio is an artist in residence program and facility that opened as a project of Sapporo City in the context of the Sapporo International Art Festival in summer 2014. Surrounded by rich nature and a quiet environment, the building hosts 13 studio apartments, an exhibition space and common studios accessible to the community. There are three open calls: UCCN program (open to the UNESCO Media Arts Cities' natives, workers or residents), Exhibition program and artist-in-school program. Deadline: 21 October 2018.

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Sundance Theatre Lab (USA) > Open call

After the 2018 Theatre Lab in Morocco, the Theatre Program will return to its homebase in Utah. The 2019 Theatre Lab welcomes theatre artists from the United States and the Middle East & North Africa (MENA). Participants in the 21-Day residency will be selected through an open application process. This call is open to US & MENA Playwrights, Directors, Composers & Librettists. Deadline: 15 November 2018.

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IRCAM / SAT and ZKM (France, Canada and Germany): Artistic Research Residency Programme 2019-2020

IRCAM's Artistic Research Residency Programme offers artists of all disciplines the opportunity to collaborate with one or more IRCAM research teams as part of a residency that can be extended in a partner institution. IRCAM is partnering with Zentrum für Kunst und Medien (ZKM), Karlsruhe, Germany and Société des Arts Technologiques (SAT), Montreal, Canada, for the 11th edition of its Artistic Research Residency Programme. This year a special track is dedicated to orchestration and artificial intelligence.Deadline: 21 November 2018.

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EMMA > Designers in residence (Germany)

The scholarship program is directed towards young international designers in the areas of jewellery, fashion, accessory and industrial design. Applicants must have completed studies at an university of applied sciences or university, must not be older than 35 years and / or must have completed their studies not longer than two years ago. Language skills in German or English are required. Deadline: 15 November 2018.

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AaBKC residency (Denmark) > Open call for curators

AaBKC Residency’s Spring 2018 program invites one international curator to live and work in Aarhus from May 6 – June 28, 2019, where s/he will have an opportunity to meet local artists and arts professionals, visit artist studios and exhibition spaces, and participate in networking meetings and cultural events. By focusing on networking, AaBKC Residency facilitates short- and long-term professional development, allowing curators to broaden their knowledge base, develop new and meaningful professional contacts and relationships, create future work opportunities, refine their networking skills, and build other vital professional capacities. Deadline: 19 October 2018.

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National Film Archive in Prague and MeetFactory (Czech Republic) > Open Call 2019: Exploration of the Artistic Legacy of Laterna Magika

The National Film Archive in Prague and the MeetFactory international Artists-in-Residence program invite artists from various disciplines of contemporary art to apply for a creative residency in Prague, lasting a total of 2 or 3 months, focusing on a specific theme – exploring the artistic legacy of the first multimedia theatre known around the world: Laterna Magika. Deadline: 31 October 2018.

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Institut Français > Résidanses 2019

Le dispositif d’incubation de projets chorégraphiques « Résidanses 2019 » a pour objectif d’accompagner les chorégraphes émergents du continent africain dans leur processus de création. Il permet aux artistes et aux compagnies d’effectuer des résidences pour développer une nouvelle création ou étape de création en cours avec l’accompagnement d’un tuteur. Les projets soutenus feront l’objet d’une attention particulière dans le cadre de la programmation artistique de la Biennale de la danse en Afrique 2020. Date limite : 31 octobre 2018.

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Fukuoka Asian Art Museum Residence Programme (Japan)

For the year 2019, 1-3 artists will be selected from 21 countries/region in Asia. The programme will take place even more importance on “exchange” with the museum visitors and local community through a creative channel of art. Eligible countries / regions are Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam. Deadline: 10 November 2018.

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European Media Art Platform / European Media Artists in Residence Exchange 2019

The new European Media Art Platform offers residencies for media artists in the fields of digital media including Internet and computer-based artists, filmmakers, and those working in media based performance, sound or video as well as robotics or bio-art. Artists with an EU passport can apply for a two-months residency within April and August 2019 (exact timing has to be negotiated with the host) at one of the following institutions: Ars Electronica Center, Linz, Bandits Mages, Bourges, France, Foundation for Art & Creative Technology (FACT), Liverpool, UK, IMPAKT, Utrecht, Netherlands, Kontejner, Zagreb, Croatia, LaBoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, Guijón, Spain, M-Cult, Helsinki, Finland, Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens, Greece, RIXC, Riga, Latvia, WRO Center for Media Art Foundation, Wroclaw, Poland and Werkleitz Centre for Media Art, Halle (Saale), Germany. Deadline: 3 December 2018.

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Located in Hyrynsalmi (Kainuu province, Finland), Mustarinda-residency offers rooms for artists, writers and researchers of varying fields. The Mustarinda Association reaches towards a post-fossil culture by combining scientific knowledge and experiential artistic activity and aims to continually reduce its carbon footprint and that of those associated with it. In keeping with this, through the AIR Open Call 2019 the organisers are attempting to promote other forms of transport than air travel. Deadline: 22 October 2018.

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Sharjah Art Foundation > Air Arabia Curator in Residence

Through an annual open call for proposals, this programme offers curators the opportunity to undertake a residency in Sharjah and organise an exhibition to be presented at Sharjah Art Foundation. During the residency, selected curators will conduct research and receive support for travel to destinations within Air Arabia’s flight network, which operates from Sharjah to 70 cities around the world, to further their research. Deadline: 1 November 2018.

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2019 Fontevraud international residency programme (France)

The International Residency for Animation Films allows authors to immerse themselves one month into their work without caring about material constraints in a peaceful and inspiring atmosphere and enable them to meet and exchange with other artists in residency. The residency is for authors with a project of short, medium or full lentgh animated films ; or with a project of animated film in new or hybrid formats : artistic installation, virtual reality, transmedia, video-mapping, TV series or TV special, animated documentary, etc. The residency applies particularly to projects at the stage of research, pre-development or writing (scenario, graphism, music...). Deadline: 1 November 2018.

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Open Call :: SAC International Curatorial Residency Program 2019 (Spain)

SAC International Curatorial Residency Program 2019 is the residency program at Barcelona’s Sant Andreu Contemporani, in collaboration with Fabra i Coats - Fàbrica de Creació and Institut Ramon Llull, available to international curators. As part of the program, the organisers are announcing an open call for proposals to choose an international curator who will be part of the Miquel Casablancas Prize for the Visual Arts’ jury in 2019, and will later develop a curatorial project with a selection of Catalan artists chosen from applicants to the prize. Deadline: 10 January 2019.

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