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22.10.2017

Theatertreffen (Germany) > International Forum: Open Call 2018

This call is aimed at theatre makers up to the age of 35 from the fields of directing, acting, design, dramaturgy, writing, music, video, performance, choreography and other artistic disciplines. The International Forum is a 18 days scholarship programme organised by the Berliner Festspiele’s Theatertreffen and sponsors theatre makers from all parts of the world. The organisers are especially interested in hearing from artists whose work addresses socially relevant issues, outlines new narratives and perspectives and seeks to connect with traditional theatre forms with the aim of developing them further and looking for new aesthetic idioms. Deadline: 15 December 2017.

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21.10.2017

Residencies opportunities for artists impacted by the hurricanes > Request for proposals

How can the arts address and respond to the environmental and humanitarian crises wrought by climate change? In light of the devastation due to the hurricane season of 2017, Wesleyan University Center for the Arts, in collaboration with the College of the Environment, seeks to invite an artist or artists from areas affected by the hurricanes to campus for a short-term residency in April, 2018. Artist must have permanent residency in one of the states or US territories most directly impacted by the hurricane season of 2017 (Florida, Texas, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands). Deadline: 17 November 2017.

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21.10.2017

Future Learn > Cultures and Identities in Europe > Free online course

What is European identity? What do we understand and promote as European culture? On this course you will answer these questions and others as you critically consider the formation of diverse identities and cultures in Europe. Find more details on this free webinar and register soon.

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21.10.2017

Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts (USA) > Open Call 2018 Artist-in-Residence Opportunities

Residency opportunities are open to national and international artists 21+ years of age, showing a strong professional working history. A variety of disciplines are accepted including, but not limited to, visual arts, media/new genre, performance, architecture, film/video, literature, interdisciplinary arts, music composition, and choreography. Deadline: 15 December 2017.

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21.10.2017

European Institute of the Mediterranean > Open call for scholarships

This call concerns eight grants addressed to young candidates with higher degrees for practical training in different fields of action including culture and civil society. Beneficiaries are higher degree graduates who are nationals of one of the 43 countries of the Euro-Mediterranean field and who are under 30 years of age on the day of the publication of the call can be beneficiaries of these grants. Deadline: 31 October 2017.

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21.10.2017

Collège international de philosophie (CIPh) et la Fondation de l’Allemagne - Maison Heinrich Heine > Résidence de recherche 'Penser l'Europe' (France)

Le Collège international de philosophie (CIPh) et la Fondation de l’Allemagne - Maison Heinrich Heine (MHH) ont le plaisir d’annoncer la création d’une résidence de recherche annuelle intitulée « Penser l’Europe » sur le thème Concepts d’ « Europe » et lieux du concept. L'appel à candidature s'adresse à des chercheurs postdoc (junior ou senior) pour une durée de 2 à 3 mois compris dans la période du 01/05/2018 au 31/10/2018. Date limite: 15 décembre 2017.

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21.10.2017

No sex: International choreographic open call (Denmark)

The company, Black Box Theatre & Dance, is looking for 2 choreographers to create 2 individual pieces. The pieces must revolve around one or more of the following themes – Gender, Sexuality and the over sexualisation of our society. Deadline: 20 November 2017.

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20.10.2017

BIOTOPIA museum (Germany) > Two job opportunities

BIOTOPIA will be the world’s first museum that focuses on behaviours, activities and processes, featuring topics like “Eat”, “Sleep” or “Reproduce”, themes that relate to all human beings and connect us with other species. The new museum is conceived as an experience for everyone: A platform for discussion and communication about the latest research, an interactive learning venue with public labs and varied programmes, an interdisciplinary space that bridges nature, culture, art and design. There are currently two job openings: Events and programme manager and Head of exhibitions, research and public programmes. Deadline: 15 November 2017.

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20.10.2017

The Culture Initiative > Call for Artist Proposals from Eastern Europe and Central Asia (EECA), Amsterdam (The Netherlands)

The Culture Initiative is an art fund set up by AFEW International for artistic interventions preceding and during the 22nd International AIDS conference 2018 (AIDS 2018) in Amsterdam. The fund is looking for visual & performing artists from Eastern European and Central Asian Countries (EECA) to critically reflect on HIV/AIDS and its related topics (e.g. affected communities, stigma and discrimination, community health etc) and the relationship and dialogue between ‘The West and the East’ in tackling overarching global social and economic phenomena such as the HIV/AIDS crisis. The Culture Initiative invites five artists (visual/performing arts) for artist-residencies in Amsterdam in the months leading up to the conference (23-27 July 2018). Deadline: 5 December 2017.

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20.10.2017

Africa Centre > Open call for residencies (Italy, USA, Spain, Brazil and Australia)

Africa Centre is now accepting applications for its 2017 Artist In Residency (AIR) Programmes. They are offering residencies in Australia, Brazil, Spain, Italy and the United States. They are seeking high calibre African artists, in different stages of their development (from emerging to late career), who are provocative, innovative, and stretching the boundaries of their artistic practice. The residencies are available to composers, writers, video/filmmakers, curators, visual and performance artists as well as other forms, whose work is inspired by or relates to the challenges facing humanity. Deadlines: 1 December for Mid-Late Career Artists and 16 December for Emerging-Mid Career Artists.

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20.10.2017

Scholarship "Designers in Residence" (Pforzheim, Germany)

In 2016, the town of Pforzheim in Germany started the international scholarship program “Designers in Residence”. Three young designers from all over the world are invited to Pforzheim for a three month working phase, from April 1 to June 30, 2018, at the EMMA creative center where they can realize their own projects. “Designers in Residence” is directed towards young designers in the areas of jewelry, fashion, accessory and industrial design. Deadline: 10 November 2017.

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20.10.2017

CEC ARTSLINK > Independent projects support

Independent Projects awards provide funding to artists and arts managers who propose to undertake projects in the United States in collaboration with a US non-profit arts organization or individual artist. Applicants must have a letter of invitation from a US partner in order to apply for an Independent Projects award. Eligible countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Egypt, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Macedonia, Mongolia, Moldova, Montenegro, Palestine, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Syria, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan. Deadline: 5 December 2017.

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20.10.2017

Harpo Foundation's Emerging Artist Residency Fellowship at the Santa Fe Art Institute (SFAI) - USA

The Harpo Foundation’s Emerging Artist Residency Fellowship at the Santa Fe Art Institute (SFAI) was established in 2013 to provide an annual opportunity to an emerging visual artist 25 years and older who needs time and space to explore ideas and start new projects. Deadline: 1 November 2017.

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20.10.2017

Sharjah Art Foundation > Open Call: Production Programme

Are welcome visual art proposals from artists, collectives and collaborative groups. These collaborations may be between visual artists and choreographers, composers, filmmakers, writers, curators, theorists or other professionals working in fields such as science or philosophy. Proposals can be made for any media including time-based media, installation, sculpture, artist books or performance. While the Foundation has not set a specific theme or criteria, they are looking for work that relates to or that can be of relevance to the MENASA region. Deadline: 15 January 2018.

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20.10.2017

Arterial Network (Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire) > Two job opportunities

Arterial Network, a pan-African network of artists, organisations and institutions engaged in the African creative sector, with its Continental Secretariat based in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, is recruiting for the following positions: an Administration and Finance Officer and a Communications Officer. Deadline: 27 October 2017.

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