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The organisers of the Creadores (Creators) Exhibition in Valladolid, Spain are inviting applications from artists to show their work and participate in internal debates around the event. This call is open to artists born or resident in cities of the CreArt network: Genoa and Lecce, Italy; Liverpool, UK; Clermont - Ferrand and Rouen, France; Zagreb, Croatia (member of HDLU); Kaunas, Lithuania; Lublin and Katowice, Poland; Aveiro, Portugal; Skopje, Macedonia. Artists from Genoa should be under 35. Deadline: 15 March 2021.
FAKI Festival > Open Call for Online or Face-to-face Performance Works on the Theme of Escape (Croatia)
For its 24th year, FAKI International Festival for Alternative Performance (24-30 May 2021) will gather theatrical artistic gestures around the theme ‘Escape!’ – both in person in Zagreb’s former pharmaceutical factory ‘Medika’ and online. These can be theatre plays, circus, dance, installation, street performance, puppetry, workshops, or totally new forms of expression. Deadline: 5 March 2021.
Victoria Square Project and partners are inviting applications from emerging artists of all disciplines to participate in a year-long residency programme to reimagine Greek identity. Selected artists will work in teams of four over three months to engage in a series of ‘contextualisations’ of Johannes Pfuhl’s neoclassical sculpture of Hippodamia in Victoria Square in Athens. Deadline: 5 March 2021.
i-Portunus supports the mobility (physical and, if necessary, virtual) of artists, creators and cultural professionals among Creative Europe countries. Its main focus is to connect artists and support international collaborations. The current call is open to composers, musicians and singers, as well as artists, creators and cultural professionals active in cultural heritage, residing in a Creative Europe country. Individuals or groups of up to 5 people can apply. Deadline: 15 April 2021.
From 2020 to 2023, the scientific and artistic collaboration Driving the Human is developing and producing seven tangible prototypes responding to complex contemporary scenarios. Designers, artists, scientists, initiatives, and agents from any other field of expertise, from anywhere in the world, are invited to submit proposals for projects that critically engage with the present. 21 proposals will be selected to present in Berlin 15-17 October 2021, with 7 then chosen for further development. Deadline: 9 April 2021.
In 2021, the Pina Bausch Fellowship will take place online. Interested applicants can apply with a virtual cooperation. The adapted format gives grant holders the opportunity to test how exchange and artistic development can be realised in the digital space. The digital format can be designed individually by the applicants and their cooperation partners. Deadline: 15 March 2021.
Face to Faith: Open Call for Performing Arts Project Proposals on the Topic of Faith (Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Italy, Israel, Poland and Ukraine)
Face to Faith is an international cooperation project aiming to understand the diverse meanings of faith in European societies. The Face to Faith project involves producing seven new performance productions, with each of the seven project partners managing one of the productions. After the premiere held by the producing partner organisation, the project will tour each production in at least one other Face to Faith partner city. The productions will premiere between October 2021 and September 2022. Deadline: 7 March 2021.
Freie Universität Berlin > Fellowships in ‘Authoritarianism and Global Capitalism - Emancipatory Counter-Strategies in and from the Middle East’ (Germany)
Postdoctoral researchers, research-based artists, and journalists from ODA-recipient countries of the Middle East and North Africa are invited to apply for up to six short-term research fellowships focusing on 'Authoritarianism, Global Capitalism, and Counter-Strategies’. Fellows will be visiting researchers at a number of partner institutions in Germany. Fellowships last up to 9 months and take place in the period from April–December 2021. Deadline: 1 March 2021.
The Asymmetry Curatorial Fellowship is a six-month placement for a mid-career curator at the curatorial department of the Whitechapel Gallery in London. It will run 20 September 2020 – 20 March 2021, and will be awarded to one Fellow who is a national of Mainland China, Hong Kong or Taiwan, and based in the region or internationally. Deadline: 1 March 2021.
For the 2021 edition of the biennial live art festival WUNDER DER PRÄRIE, zeitraumexit in Mannheim propose an open call for artistic responses to Mierle Laderman Ukeles' 1969 text 'Manifesto for Maintenance Art' by young or upcoming artists internationally. They invite the selected artists to develop and present their work at their current place of residence/work and within their local community. The selected works will be documented and/or streamed live at the festival in Germany between 30 September and 10 October 2021. Deadline: 28 February 2021.
The European network of opera academies enoa is launching an open call for its new programme ‘Opera Creation Journey’. The scheme will offer time and space to creators to develop innovative opera projects. Selected projects will receive support and mentorship, and attend 1-3 Labs for 2-5 days at enoa institutions. Applying teams must have at least one composer / music creator and be based in Europe. Deadline: 3 March 2021.
The ZUKUNFTSVISIONEN Festival for Contemporary Arts 2021 will take place in Görlitz, Germany 21-30 May 2021. The title of this year’s festival is ‘Ohne Gewähr – No Guarantees’. The festival is inviting applications from solo artists and groups both for the festival exhibition and a residency programme taking place 2-4 weeks before the event. Deadline: 28 February 2021.
The i-Portunus programme supports the mobility of artists, creators and cultural professionals among all countries participating in the Creative Europe Programme. Its main focus is to connect artists and to support international collaborations. This will be done via physical mobility but also, if necessary, by virtual or blended mobility. The current call for applications is open to architects and cultural professionals active in the field of architecture (individuals and groups up to 5 people), aged 18+, of all educational qualifications and levels of experience, legally residing in a Creative Europe country. Deadline: 14 March 2021.
i-Portunus continues to support the mobility of artists, creators and cultural professionals among all countries participating in the Creative Europe Programme. A second pilot project was selected and co-funded by the Creative Europe Program of the European Union. It is implemented by a consortium, headed by Goethe-Institut with Institut français and Izolyatsia. This second phase runs from the end of 2020 until the end of 2021. The first calls are out for music and literary translation. Deadline: 28 February 2021.
Le Fonds de mobilité Indianocéanique est un programme de la mission de coopération culturelle Afrique et Caraïbes de l'Institut français avec le soutien du Ministère de la Culture (Directions des affaires culturelles de La Réunion et de Mayotte et Direction générale de la création artistique). Ce programme soutient la mobilité à l’intérieur de la zone Indianocéanique (pays membres de la COI - l’Union des Comores ; la France au titre de La Réunion ; Madagascar ; Maurice ; les Seychelles.- et les départements français d’outre-mer de l’océan Indien) et en direction du Mozambique, de la Tanzanie et du Kenya. Date limite : 24 août 2021.