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L’Entorse (Lille, France) and le Safran (Amiens, France) get closer, join forces and imagine together Second Souffle, a new arts & sports festival, to be launched in May 2018 in Lille and Amiens metropolitan areas and several cities in region Hauts-de-France. Second Souffle thematic for spring 2018 is "Arts of Stamina". The organisers are looking for relevant, amazing and charming proposals challenging this topic artistically, physically and politically possibly in every arts & sports fields. Deadline: 31 January 2017.
The Likhachev Foundation (St. Petersburg, Russia) and the Boris Yeltsin Presidential Center (Moscow, Russia), with support of the Committee on External Relations of St. Petersburg, announce a competition for 2-week cultural fellowships in Russia (St. Petersburg) from 15 to 28 May 2017 for foreign professionals in the field of arts and culture who work on projects related to Russian culture and history and aimed at a broad foreign audience. Deadline: 15 February 2017.
There are 40 spots for emerging and accomplished artists from East Africa working in: music / production; visual / multimedia / installation art; photography / film; performance / circus arts / dance - spoken word / literature / poetry; fashion / design and arts journalists and researchers. Deadline: 21 December.
BE FESTIVAL is a powerful showcase opportunity as performances are watched by national and international programmers. Companies who performed at BE have since been programmed at London International Mime Festival, The Barbican, South Bank Centre, The Lowry, Traverse Theatre, Bilbao ACT Festival, Rome Short Theatre Festival and Sarajevo MESS Festival to name a few. Furthermore, it’s an opportunity to explore ideas and build new collaborations with performers from across Europe. You can apply under the performance or the site-specific programme. Deadline: 15 December.
The MFU: MIAMI is the pilot semester of ArtCenter/South Florida's fellowship programme, which brings together distinguished faculty, alternative education initiatives, and cultural practitioners to foster dialogues and projects that shed light around contemporary realities in the cultural sphere and beyond it. This programme welcomes applications from visual artists, curators, researchers, writers, performers, and musicians at any stage in their career. Deadline: 15 December.
Phd scholarship > Manchester Metropolitan University > Challenging outsider arts: how are learning disabled artists are informing contemporary arts
This project explores the participation of people with learning disabilities in the world of contemporary arts. The focus will be on how artists who until recently might have been considered ‘outsider artists’ are collaborating within contemporary art and to consider the impact of this on arts practice and community connectedness.The project will generate an exhibition to be displayed at Sick Festival, 2019, Manchester. This will strengthen links between the festival and the university. Deadline: 31 January 2017.
Southern Exposure: Performing Arts of Latin America is a partnership program between Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts. Southern Exposure: Performing Arts of Latin America is a national initiative that provides support for the presentation of exemplary performing artists from Latin America in communities across the United States. Deadline: 3 April 2017.
OPEN CALL FOR METROPOLIS - the leading Nordic platform for site-specific, cross-disciplinary performance and art (Denmark)
Københavns Internationale Teater (KIT) launched Metropolis as a biennale in 2007. After five successful editions with some 75 productions for a public of more than 250,000, KIT is now programming Metropolis as an annual international season of site-specific work from April to October. Formats include performance based (theatre, dance, performance, circus, music, sound) site-specific work, community and process based work, visual and media installations, performative architecture design, audio and staged walks. Deadline: 15 January 2017.
Founded in 2001, the Terra Summer Residency brings together doctoral scholars of American Art and emerging artists worldwide for a nine-week residential programme in the historic village of Giverny, France. The programme encourages independent work while providing seminars and mentoring by senior scholars and artists to foster reflection and debate. Deadline: 15 January 2017.
Qendra Multimedia from Prishtina, in cooperation with TRADUKI and Goethe Institute hereby invites writers and translators from Southeastern Europe (Slovenia, Croatia, Montenegro, Serbia, Romania, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria and Macedonia) and Germany to apply for writers-in-residence program «Prishtina has no river» 2017, in Prishtina, Kosovo. Applicant’s eligible for this fellowship are fiction writers, poets, essayists, columnists, translators and playwrights. Deadline: 20 January 2017.
Processing Foundation Fellowships support artists, coders, and collectives in visionary projects that conceive a new direction for what Processing as a software and a community can do. They place more emphasis on proposals that demonstrate enthusiasm, innovation, and the evolution of a fellow’s practice rather than their pre-existing technical skills. Deadline: 19 December.
The YO!Fest Emerging Bands Contest is aimed at bands with up to 6 members who all must be between the ages of 18 and 30 years (with a max average age of 26) and come from the EU28, EFTA (Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland) or candidate countries (Albania, FYROM, Montenegro, Serbia and Turkey). Bands should play a genre that is accessible to a wide variety of people. Deadline: 4 January 2017.
For EVA 2018, the revision and selection process of the Open Call is a call to respond to "the current state". This could be a reflection on the current state of your work, the current state of government, the current state of your family, the current state of art history, the current state of ideology, the current state of your illness, the current state of religion, or a reflection on how the state of today reminds you of the state of yesterday. Deadline: 31 January 2017.
Africa Art Lines est un fonds permettant aux artistes et aux opérateurs culturels porteurs de projets artistiques entre le Maroc et les pays d’Afrique de bénéficier de bourses pour leurs frais de voyage. Africa Art Lines est ouvert aux artistes et opérateurs vivant et travaillant à l’intérieur du continent et aux projets en lien avec le Maroc.Afrikayna lance le dernier appel à projet 2016 AfricaArtLines de l'année pour le secteur musical. Date limite: 14 décembre. (FR, EN, Arabe)
Dancing on the Edge stimulates artistic exchange between the Netherlands/Europe and the Middle East and North Africa. Every two years, since 2007, Dancing on the Edge has presented a multidisciplinary festival in a number of Dutch cities.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 January 2017.