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The contest is international and addressed to the European area. It is specifically directed at the new generations in order to encourage future professionals to create original projects, which are characterized by the dynamic interaction between the contemporary creativity of theatre, the languages of the visual arts and of the new media. The competition is open to young contestants under the age of 30, born in EU member countries, in CEI member states, in Kosovo* and in Turkey. Deadline: 10 September.
FRIDAY ISLAND is a series of events taking place in Luxembourg, which promotes an exchange between artists as well as a public dialogue on a given topic. Open to all artistic disciplines and media, Friday Island offers a platform for experimentation beyond the creative processes usually bound to market oriented rationale. Friday Island offers the possibility to approach socially relevant themes in a critical way by the means of artistic thinking and creation. Deadline: 20 August.
From the 16th to the 18th of March 2017, BABEL MED MUSIC will host in Marseilles the economic and cultural stakeholders of global music. Gathering more than 2000 professionals from 5 continents and 15 000 spectators attending the 31 concerts, this rich forum has become since 2005 the must-attend event of the entire sector. Babel Med Music offers a programme that enhances the value and importance of current trends of world music. Deadline: 30 September.
Alliance Française de Singapour > 7th France + Singapore Photographic Arts Award (FSPAA): 'Nonconformism'
This is an international open call for the 7th France + Singapore Photographic Arts Award (FSPAA), an award that aims to feature French and Singaporean professional artists. Providing a platform to showcase their creative talents to an international audience, this award raises awareness of the experimental and emerging styles of photographic art. It is also organized to promote the exchange of artistic knowledge, experiences, and ideas between the artists from France and Singapore. Deadline: 15 October.
Dancing on the Edge stimulates artistic exchange between The Netherlands/Europe and the Middle East and North Africa. For the sixth edition of the Dancing on the Edge Festival, to take place in November 2017, the organisers are looking for contemporary dance and theater performances as well as multimedia and performance installations / films / art works. Deadline: 15 September.
From June 2 to 6, 2017, the Schwankhalle and Theater Bremen will again host the Performing Arts Festival OUTNOW!. Founded at the Künstlerhaus Schwankhalle Bremen in 1994, the festival has taken place biannually as a cooperation project of the Schwankhalle and Theater Bremen since 2013. OUTNOW! showcases young artists, groups, and collectives from all over Europe at the start of their professional careers. Contributions from neighboring disciplines such as media art, visual art, and music with performative or theatrical references are just as welcome as performances in public space and site-specific projects. Deadline: 15 November.
Bucharest International Dance Film Festival invites film directors, choreographers, digital artists and other artists to submit their dance films and digital installations to the second edition of Bucharest International Dance Film Festival. Moreover, off competition, BIDFF will showcase long length dance films, both fiction and documentary. In 2016 the theme of the festival is The Digital Body and welcomes films and installations that challenge the duality of essence and expression in the new era of digital communication and constant insecurity. Deadline: 1 September.
ETC project "Theatre is Dialogue - Dialogue of Cultures: European networking with Eastern European theatres"
Check the scholarship opportunities under the ETC project Theatre is Dialogue – Dialogue of Cultures: European networking with Eastern European theatres for Ukranian and/or Moldavian theatre makers and/or performing arts professionals. Deadline: 21 August.
Performance(s) between two shores is a European Commission supported programme to commission and tour three new works created by Arab performance artists who have been based in Europe for up to six years. For this call are eligible Arab artists working in the fields of theatre, dance and performative arts who have been living in Europe for a maximum of six years. The organisers are particularly interested in artists who are creating participatory work with an aim of engaging under-represented audiences. Deadline: 1 September.
The Roberto Cimetta Fund and the Valletta 2018 Foundation, responsible for the implementation of Valletta’s title of European Capital of Culture 2018 are collaborating on an initiative to improve and increase mobility of artists in the Euro-Mediterranean region. Applications can be made in Maltese, Arabic, English or French. Deadline: 31 July.
The AAMC Foundation Engagement Programme for International Curators, made possible with major support from the Terra Foundation for American Art, is a two-year Programme for three non-US based curators working on or having worked within exhibitions and projects that explore historic American Art (c. 1500-1980), including painting; sculpture; works on paper, including prints, drawing and photography; decorative arts; and excluding architecture; design; and performance. Deadline: 15 October.
Borak Arts Series’ Pitchpad ASEAN creates a forum for all involved in the arts to present new performing arts projects. Pitchpad ASEAN will introduce up to 10 submissions to pitch their works to more than 170 performing arts professionals including presenters, festival directors and venue programmers. Selected applicants have seven minutes to pitch their work and three minutes following their pitch to answer questions. Deadline: 31 July.
Digital Lab Africa call for projects is open to any professional or individual in multimedia creation: artists, producers, start-up, SMEs, collectives, students or entrepreneurs from Sub-Saharan Africa. The applicants have to be based in this region or being nationals of one of the Sub-Saharan African countries, provided the project development is mostly implemented locally. 4 categories of multimedia production are part of the DLA call for projects: webcreation/transmedia; virtual reality; video game; digital game. Deadline: 31 August.
The scholarship is meant for: grants for a temporary residence at renowned institutions for dance and choreography abroad, a non-paid participation in an ensemble or a placement with a choreographer at home or abroad or the studies of dance techniques with renowned personalities at home or abroad. Deadline: 15 September.
Visual AIDS invites curators to submit a proposal for our annual one-month exhibition, to take place in Summer/Fall 2017. Visual AIDS utilizes art to fight AIDS by provoking dialogue, supporting HIV+ artists, and preserving a legacy, because AIDS is not over. Deadline: 1 August.