The Foundation's awards offer unrestricted cash, and recipients can use the funds as they see fit. Visual artists and writers with at least one child and a strong portfolio of polished work are welcome to apply. Deadline: 31 August 2017.
Cet appel sélectionnera trois jeunes artistes visuels résidents dans les villes d'Alger, Tunis et Barcelone, qui mèneront un séjour conjoint de recherche et d'expérimentation artistique de deux mois, afin de développer un projet artistique personnel dans un environnement de travail en équipe. Dans cette édition, il sera pris en compte que le projet présenté par les artistes aborde des thématiques liées à la renaissance du patrimoine culturel et de la mémoire collective. Date limite: 14 septembre 2017.
STAMP - PROmote: “Audience development, PR” workshop for EMCY members and interested music managers (Croatia)
Are you promoting your projects/concerts/competitions in the press, on social media? Do you reach equally old and young with your PR work? Would you like more insight into social media and the interactive behaviour of the younger generation? The European Union of Music Competitions for Youth (EMCY) and UNISON are proposing you a hands-on workshop on Audience development and Public Relations in Social Media. Deadline (extended): 4 August 2017.
IMéRA is an institute for advanced study and a member of RFIEA (French Network of Institutes for Advanced Study) and NETIAS (Network of European Institutes for Advanced Study). IMéRA and its partners are issuing 4 calls, one per programme: Art, Science and Society Programme, Mediterranean Programme, “Science Meets Humanities” Programme and Global Phenomena and Regulation Programme. Deadline: 18 September 2017.
The Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators (YCI) is an annual series of Salzburg Global Seminar that brings together fifty of the world's most talented young innovators from the culture and arts sector at Schloss Leopoldskron to help them develop the dynamic vision, entrepreneurial skills, and global networks needed to allow them, their organizations, their causes and their communities to thrive in new ways. The artistic disciplines represented by the young innovators range from the visual and performing arts, literature, and cultural heritage, to foods, fashion, architecture, and design. Application calls for Baltimore and Manila (7 August 2017) and Malta (13 August 2017).
The association La Chambre and the European House of Architecture – Upper Rhine are launching Archifoto, an international contest about architectural photography. The theme for 2017 is « Change the city, change the life ». Deadline: 27 August 2017.
Migration in Europe has preoccupied policymakers and administrations, and prompted enormous policy reform, yet refugees and migrants are themselves often excluded from this policy debate and formulation, particularly those in more recent refugee and migrant populations. The Open City Fellowship responds to this need by supporting the leadership of refugees and migrants in policy development that directly affect urban integration. Four fellowships will involve collaborations with partner cities: Amsterdam, Athens, Barcelona, and Berlin. The fifth fellowship will be based in Brussels with a partner that specializes in refugee and migration policy within the European Union. Deadline: 15 September 2017.
Call for creative practitioners & artists > 'Plovdiv School of Spectacle 2017' - an outdoor arts training School in Plovdiv, Bulgaria
The European Academy of Outdoor Arts are inviting applications from creative practitioners from Plovdiv, Bulgaria to attend an eight day school in outdoor arts production and making for installation. The school also has a small number of places available for creative practitioners in the Academie's project partner countries Limerick, Ireland; Pafos, Cyprus; Elefsina, Greece and Kaunas, Lithuania. Deadline: 31 July 2017.
The Goethe-Institut and Prince Claus Fund are delighted to announce a new call for proposals: “Film Talents – Voices from Pakistan and Afghanistan”. This joint collaboration offers young emerging filmmakers in Pakistan and Afghanistan the opportunity to take part in a mentorship programme for filmmakers through a series of five workshops to take place in 2017 and 2018 in the region. Deadline: 13 August 2017.
Specifically aimed at global artists aged 18 to 30 who are not yet represented by an established gallery, submissions will be made exclusively through the ArteVue App taking in 2-dimensional works on paper and canvas, photography and 3-dimensional sculpture. The prizes include a three-month residency at Delfina Foundation and $15,000 USD. Deadline: 1 October 2017.
This opportunity is open to Scotland based artists or artists whose work will benefit the people of Scotland. This artist call is funded through Creative Scotland. Suramedura is also funded by IN SITU, the European platform for artistic creation in public space and by Arts Council England. One of the benefits of this support is that the residency often hosts artists from several countries during a residency block. Deadline: 18 August 2017.
Freemuse > Freedom of Artistic Expression Programme Officer (part-time), Southeast and Eastern Europe
The Southeast and Eastern Europe Programme Officer (SEE Europe PO) will be hosted by a partner organisation in Belgrade, Serbia.The SEE Europe PO shall on behalf of Freemuse document, monitor and analyse violations of artists’ rights to Freedom of Expression in Southeast and Eastern Europe and monitor policies, laws and political and social developments that may affect freedom of expression. The work includes writing articles and analytical reports to Freemuse. Deadline: 28 August 2017.
Kick-Start: Cardiff, part of the EU funded project Creative tracks, aims to be a catalyst event bringing together emerging international creative voices with the thriving arts and creative industries scene in Wales to explore their value and role in regeneration. Are eligible: Upcoming artists and creative entrepreneurs - particularly those in the fields of music, TV, product design, or whose work connects with the fields of science and technology. Deadline extended for international participants (31 July) and for Welsh (22 September).
This programme is designed to provide financial assistance for non-profit organisations in the US and Canada that aim to introduce Japanese performing arts to local audiences. PAJ Touring Grants help present Japanese performing arts at multiple locations in the United States and Canada, with an emphasis on locations outside major metropolitan areas. Deadline: 31 October 2017.
2017 EESC Civil Society Prize - Innovative projects to promote quality employment and entrepreneurship for the future of work
The aim of the Civil Society Prize, which is awarded annually, is to reward and encourage tangible initiatives and achievements by civil society organisations and/or individuals that have made a significant contribution to promoting European identity and integration. Its overall objective is to raise awareness of the contribution that civil society organisations and/or individuals can make to the creation of a European identity and citizenship in a way that underpins the common values that shore up European integration. Deadline: 8 September 2017.