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In the autumn of 2019 the Nordic Culture Point (NCP) invites Nordic artists to suggest a site-specific art work to be displayed at our premises at Kaisaniemenkatu 9 in Helsinki. This will be the second of three application rounds during 2018-2020. Applications are welcome from artists with a permanent address in a Nordic country, regardless of nationality. Deadline: 15 May 2019.
The Film Africa Travel Grants 2019-2020 is a pilot scheme primarily aimed at filmmakers aged 18-35 working in short form film, as well as those producing virtual reality, immersive storytelling experiences and installations. However, first and second feature directors will also be considered.The purpose of this funding scheme is to enable African filmmakers to present their work in the UK, develop new contact networks and reach new audiences, whilst increasing the exposure of contemporary film and film talent from the African continent in the UK. Deadline: on a rolling basis (based on a list of film festivals).
Random (Italy) > DEFAULT 19 > Call for research-based artists, curators, researchers and professionals
RAMDOM ASSOCIATION is calling for research-based artists to take part in a 6-day group investigation aimed at ideas related to extreme lands and remote areas. Situated at the southern tip of east Italy on the Mediterranean, Gagliano del Capo poses as an ideal location for participants of the DEFAULT 19 Residency to contribute to an investigation of the extreme land.The call is open to all disciplines: artists, curators, and researchers; or coming from other disciplines: writers, anthropologists, linguists, architects, urbanists, geographers and, professionals from scientific disciplines. Deadline: 10 May 2019.
Localize, the festival of culture, art and city (Postdam, Germany) > Open call for artistic positions and residencies
Localize, the festival of culture, art and city, invites you to rediscover the Freundschaftsinsel (friendship island) located in the city centre of Potsdam this summer 2019. The organisers are looking for artists who question, confront and challenge the topic of “Islands” through art, light, sound, objects, photography, video, text, intervention or performance. Whether developed on site during a six-week residency or through the submission of thematically appropriate work — they are looking for artwork that focuses on the subject of “Islands”. Deadline: 20 May 2019.
TAXED TO THE MAX, 26th edition of the International Photography Festival of Noorderlicht (The Netherlands) > Open call
TAXED TO THE MAX seeks out photographers and artists whose work reveals the costs of widespread acceptance towards the effects of a governance catering to rather than scrutinising the interests of the privileged elites. The organisers specifically invite submissions that focus on the unseen, unspoken, hidden, or ignored social, political and human consequences of neoliberal and corporatist policies. Deadline: 15 May 2019.
i-Portunus > Test of a new cultural mobility scheme in Creative Europe countries (visual and performing arts)
Between April and September 2019, i-Portunus will issue three Calls for Applications, providing support for 350-500 short-term (15-85 days), international mobilities of artists active in the fields of the performing or visual arts and residing in a Creative Europe country. These mobilities must have a specific and well-defined objective, such as to develop an international collaboration, to engage in a production-oriented residency or in professional development, to present work in another country or to develop projects with local communities in the destination country. The first call is out with a deadline on 15 May 2019.
The Jazz & New Music programme is designed to encourage the creative and professional development of French jazz and contemporary composers, musicians and ensembles in the U.S. Beginning in 2019, the programme will encompass three grant components: Creativity grants, residency grants and touring grants. Deadline: 5 May 2019.
Forum biennal dédié à l'innovation artistique, scientifique et technologique en mode féminin, NovaXX s’articulera autour d’une exposition constituée d’une dizaine d’installations d’artistes de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles et internationales, de la présentation de 10 start-up innovantes et de la tenue de conférences thématiques. Les candidatures émanent d’artistes ou d’autres praticiennes engagées dans une démarche de création utilisant et/ou interrogeant les nouveaux médias - les outils numériques et favorisant l’hybridation entre disciplines, les sciences et la technologie. 10 œuvres maximum au total seront sélectionnées - en fonction des espaces affectés à l’exposition - dont la moitié des œuvres d’artistes résidant ou travaillant en Wallonie ou à Bruxelles depuis au moins deux ans. Date limite : 24 mai 2019.
The 9th edition of Fast Forward, European Festival for Young Stage Directors, will take place from 14 to 17 November 2019 at Staatsschauspiel Dresden (Germany). Fast Forward is considered as a platform for artistic exchange between an up-and-coming theatre generation and the local and partly international audience, comprising students, instructors, critics, young and experienced theatre makers. The festival aims to foster young talents and to initiate artistic and cultural encounters in a European perspective. Deadline: 31 May 2019.
The Prince Claus Fund’s Mobility Fund supports the cross-cultural exchange of artists and cultural practitioners. The Mobility Fund is now accepting applications for countries listed in the DAC List (please check it). This year, in addition to the regular support of the Mobility Fund, the Prince Claus Fund in cooperation with Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) is issuing a mobility call specifically for artists and cultural practitioners from the following Asian countries: - Bangladesh - Pakistan - Cambodia - Philippines - Lao DPR - Vietnam - Myanmar - China - India - Kazakhstan - Indonesia - Malaysia - Mongolia - Thailand, and particularly from women and minority groups.
Vous êtes un artiste, une structure culturelle, ou un professionnel, la plateforme Tour Manager est faite pour vous ! Elles en sélectionnent entre 40 et 50, qui sont autant d’occasions pour les artistes de partager des moments inoubliables, en Chine. Date limite : 30 avril 2019.
The Festival is open to all contemporary artists. Special attention will be paid to innovative and interdisciplinary works. All kinds of contemporary artworks and performances are acceptable: theatre, dancing, contemporary music; street theatre and circus; visual arts, video, painting, sculpture, photography and illustration. Deadline: 30 April 2019.
Plan to apply for the ASEF Mobility First travel grants for travels between Asia and Europe, within Asia, Australia/New Zealand and Europe and Russian Federation to Europe. Check carefully the 2019 deadlines, dates of travels and the eligible countries.
Culture Resource > Wijhat (Destinations) > International mobility fund for artists and cultural actors
Wijhat (Destinations) is a program developed by Culture Resource while merging the Mawa3eed and Tajwaal programs. It is designed to serve artists and cultural actors in the Arab region by offering grants of up to 8,000 US Dollars to support travel both within and outside the Arab region, thereby enabling the grantees to present their works to new audiences and to engage in new and diverse inter- and intra-Arab cultural exchange experiences. Applications are accepted throughout the year, but there are specific times for evaluating the applications and announcing the grantees.
TelepART Mobility Support promotes opportunities for performing artists to travel and perform internationally. It is a light micro-funding format aimed for emerging and semi-established professional artists. Run by the Finnish Cultural Institutes, the platform hopes to generate more cultural exchange opportunities between Finland and the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Estonia, Francen Germany Great Britain, Hungary, Ireland, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia and Switzerland. Ongoing deadlines.