ACT Festival is a call for emerging artists from the contemporary Performing arts scene. It is not just a Festival but also a Performing Arts Fair, attended by international programmers. This XVI edition will take place in Bilbao and Barakaldo (Spain) from 29th of May to 1st of June of 2019. There is a contest with different awards: ACT main award, ACT-DURI Korea award and ACT-BAD Bilbao award. Deadline: 15 December 2018.
Sapporo Tenjinyama Art Studio is an artist in residence program and facility that opened as a project of Sapporo City in the context of the Sapporo International Art Festival in summer 2014. Surrounded by rich nature and a quiet environment, the building hosts 13 studio apartments, an exhibition space and common studios accessible to the community. There are three open calls: UCCN program (open to the UNESCO Media Arts Cities' natives, workers or residents), Exhibition program and artist-in-school program. Deadline: 21 October 2018.
STAGE Lab (Scientists, Technologists and Artists Generating Exploration) > Open call by the University of Chicago’s Institute for Molecular Engineering
STAGE – Scientists, Technologists and Artists Generating Exploration – is a laboratory within the University of Chicago’s Institute for Molecular Engineering, in which they create and develop original multimedia theatre work inspired by science and technology. For these fellowships, the organisers are ideally looking for people with hybrid interests and skills, especially scientists who have had some theatre experience, as well as theatre artists with an interest in science. Deadline: 21 January 2019 (First interviews are held on a rolling basis; as a general rule, therefore, applications should be submitted as early as possible).
The “We Are Europe Academy” is a training event for civil society activists organised by the Union of European Federalists (UEF) and the European Citizen Action Service (ECAS) in the context of the We Are Europe project supported by the European Commission’s Europe for Citizens Programme. The We Are Europe Academy will help organisations develop their practical skills and provide them with a toolbox to actively participate in the ongoing debate on the future of Europe. Deadline: 4 November 2018.
The International Forum is a 18-day scholarship programme that promotes young theatre makers from all parts of the world. The open 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 sees itself as a platform for comprehensive theoretical and practical exchange. Deadline: 15 December 2018.
La Fondation Orange souhaite élargir son action de mécénat en faveur de la musique vocale à l’international dès 2019. Pour cela, elle lance un appel à projet « pilote » en Afrique et Moyen-Orient au profit des festivals de musiques du monde dans les 16 pays Orange suivants : Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cameroun, Côte d’Ivoire, Egypte, Guinée, Liberia, Madagascar, Mali, Maroc, Niger, République Démocratique du Congo, Sénégal, Sierra Leone, Tunisie et Jordanie. Date limite : 30 octobre 2018.
Tandem Europe is a cross-border collaboration program that aims at social change through cultural innovation activities. You and your initiative, organisation, institution or social enterprise - based in one of the Council of Europe member states (plus Belarus) - are eligible to apply. With Tandem, you join a growing community of cultural innovators and social change makers, who are deeply engaged in maintaining and reshaping a common European future. Deadline: 15 November 2018.
Association à but non lucratif, subventionné par le ministère de la Culture, l'Onda encourage la diffusion, sur le territoire national, d'oeuvres de spectacle vivant qui s'inscrivent dans une démarche de création contemporaine et il stimule les échanges. L'Office National de Diffusion Artistique recherche un/e Conseillère/er international/e. Date limite : 28 octobre 2018.
The European Diploma in Cultural Project Management is a pan-European training programme arising from the will to foster cultural diversity as well as transregional and transnational cultural exchanges. Each year, around 25 professionals from +/- 20 countries are taking part in the European Diploma. Since 1989, more than 570 cultural managers from 45 countries (from Europe mainly and the Middle East, Canada, Sénégal, etc) followed this course. The programme is supported by the Council of Europe. Deadline: 15 January 2019.
Ethno Cambodia is a week-long music workshop for young musicians and singers. It’s open to applications from Cambodia, the Mekong Region, and beyond – as long as you have a passion for sharing, learning, and teaching traditional music. There are different bursaries available for trips from Laos, Vietnam, Thailand and Myanmar (through the Mekong Cultural Hub), Japan and Taiwan. Deadline: 4 November 2018.
The travel grant is offered to IETM members - regardless the country where they are based - based on specific criteria (membership for more than one year, annual turnover below 100,000 euros and membership fee paid). Deadline: 22 October 2018.
L’Officina and Studio Tommaseo, together with the Trieste Contemporanea Committee, announce the third edition of the SQUEEZE IT Contest. The initiative is organized with the founding of the Regione Autonoma Friuli Venezia Giulia. Students and young professionals born in EU and CEI member countries are asked to create an original theatrical action, organically connected to the issues of contemporary visual arts, taking into account the opportunities offered by information technologies and new media. The applying theatrical action must be able fit in an ideal 4mx4mx4m size box and last no longer than 16 minutes. Deadline: 12 November 2018.
On stage three dance artists, a sound artist and a media artist from five post-soviet countries gather to spring up for a revolt against the inner tyrant. They perform a public ritual which we may call an artificial ritual of de-sovietization to emancipate from domination of inner tyranny rooted in common totalitarian soviet past. For this performance, Ruban Production ITP Ltd is looking for dancers. Deadline: 19 October 2018.
Tanzplattform Bern 2019 is an international dance festival and competition for choreographers. Selected choreographers should guarantee their availability to perform the submitted piece during the Tanzplattform Bern / 20-22 June 2019. Deadline: 10 December 2018.
This international symposium, hosted by Tate Research Centre: Asia, represents the culmination of a six-year research project at Tate. This symposium will provide the opportunity to hear from the centre’s researchers, who have worked on varied projects that have been committed to furthering the documentation, acquisition and display of modern and contemporary Asian art at Tate. Deadline: 26 October 2018.