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09.07.2019

24th International Solo-Dance-Theatre Festival Stuttgart (Germany) > Open call

Choreographers may participate in the competition with a solo piece that is presented either as a premiere or hasn’t been performed on stage for the first time before March 2019. The duration of the performance has to be between 9 and 12 minutes. The choreographies should be developed along the lines of a contemporary and genuine movement-language. The applicant is free in choice of subject and music. The piece may be interpreted by the choreographer him/herself. The dancer must be 30 or younger. Deadline: 11 November 2019.

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07.07.2019

OYW Art Fellowship (UK and France)

For this scholarship, the organisers are seeking the next generation of artists following in the footsteps of Michelangelo Pistoletto, Fabrice Hybert, Joseph Beuys and Banksy, employing their art as a generator of social progress. The Scholarship covers any visual arts. This includes art forms such as painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, photography, video, filmmaking, design, crafts, and architecture. One Young World will offer this Fellowship to 1 visual artist using their craft to promote positive impact. The opportunity will offer fully-funded sponsorship to attend the OYW 2019 Summit and join the 1 month long residency programme in France. Deadline: 19 July 2019.

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06.07.2019

Thankyouforcoming (France) > Open call for art critics and curators' residencies

Each year, thankyouforcoming hosts art critics and/or curators for a 7 days residency in Nice and surroundings. 2 opportunities for a 7-day residency are available, between January and April 2020. ACROSS’s residency program is open to all individuals, French or foreigners, who have curating and/or art critic experience.The candidate must be particularly involved in a research area around the renewal of critical and curatorial practices and develop an interest in action research. Deadline: 15 September 2019.

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05.07.2019

TEMPORARS SUSCH residency programme by Muzeum Susch / Art Stations Foundation (Switzerland)

TEMPORARS SUSCH provides artists of all disciplines, writers, as well as curators, cultural producers and researchers, from diverse backgrounds and career stages, with individual residencies. By offering the opportunity to unplug from routines of the everyday, the programme encourages its participants to explore and engage in producing ideas, dialogue, and cultural debates. Deadline: 15 August 2019.

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04.07.2019

Appel à candidature : "Large Scale 2019" Résidence de recherche et d’expérimentation (Texas, Etats-Unis)

Le service culturel de l’Ambassade de France à Houston s’associent à l’association Fénelon Beaux-arts de Nantes pour créer une résidence de recherche et d’expérimentation de deux mois, à Marfa, Texas-USA. La résidence Large Scale a été conçue en lien étroit avec le territoire dans lequel elle s’inscrit. Elle a pour but de donner la possibilité aux artistes de déployer un travail et une réflexion sans contrainte d’échelle ni d’espace, dans un contexte géographique et historique unique.Ce programme est ouvert aux artistes de moins de 40 ans, français(es) ou résidant depuis au moins 5 ans en France. Date limite : 19 août 2019.

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04.07.2019

Tokyo Tokyo FESTIVAL (Japan) > Grant Applications

Arts Council Tokyo (ACT) and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government are carrying out the Tokyo Tokyo FESTIVAL which is an initiative that will see a variety of cultural programs unfold in the run-up to the Tokyo2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, promoting Tokyo’s appeal as a city of arts and culture. One of the 4 categories “Overseas Artistic Creation in Tokyo” will provide support to projects in Tokyo that encourage creation of new art (including collaborative work) by artists residing abroad as well as overseas artists. Deadline: 1 August 2019.

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04.07.2019

i-Portunus > Test of a new cultural mobility scheme in Creative Europe countries > Third call

i-Portunus is a pilot project that will test different approaches to supporting short-term mobility of artists and culture professionals between European countries. The last Call, to be issued on 14 August, is the last call of the three calls to financially support the mobility of artists and culture professionals (visual and performing arts) of all ages, nationalities, educational qualifications and levels of experience, legally residing in a country participating in the Creative Europe programme. Like the second call, group applications and segmented mobilities remain eligible, however mobilities must now be between 15 and 60 days and their objective must be either an international collaboration, a production-oriented residency or professional development. Deadline: 5 September 2019.

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03.07.2019

2020-2021 Darat al Funun Dissertation Fellowship (Jordan)

The fellowship was established in 2011 to encourage research on modern and contemporary art of the Arab world. The fellowship provides financial support of up to ten thousand US dollars to Ph.D. candidates in the humanities and social sciences. One to two fellowships will be granted each year. The fellowship duration must range from 4-6 months of residency at Darat al Funun in Amman, Jordan, between mid-September 2020 and 1 June 2021. Deadline: 15 November 2019.

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28.06.2019

Siao-Long Cultural Park, Tainan (Taiwan) > Open call for 2020 Artists-in-Residencies: ‘Site-Specific Art’

Siao-Long takes the concept of ‘Site-Specific Art’ as its theme for the AIR program in 2020. For 2020, Siao-Long especially welcomes artists to work on art projects which are related to the topic of sugar, candies or fairy tales from cultures all over the world. The artworks should respond to the park’s environment, including the warehouses, corridors, the railway landscape, the children’s museum, and either the indoor or the outdoor spaces. They should also engage with the locality’s natural and historical sites, and with local communities. Deadline: 15 September 2019.

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26.06.2019

Camargo Foundation (France) > Core programme

The Camargo Foundation prizes diversity and welcomes applicants from all countries and nationalities, representing a broad range of creative thought and practice. Three main categories are available (scholars, / thinkers and artists), and several subcategories for artists’ applications. Teams can apply with specfiic conditions. Professional translators can also apply. Deadline: 1 October 2019.

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26.06.2019

Musicians visiting the UK to perform (from non-EEA countries) > Survey

This survey is intended for musicians and others working in the music industry who visit the UK to work and who live in non-EEA countries, (e.g. in North America, Africa, Asia, Central America, South America, the Middle East, Oceania, and European countries that are not in the European Union or EEA such as Turkey, Russia, Ukraine, Albania, Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Kosovo, Moldova, Belarus, Andorra, Macedonia, Montenegro, Switzerland). This survey has been produced by the Incorporated Society of Musicians (ISM), which is a financially independent not-for-profit organisation with no political affiliation, based in London (UK). Deadline: 2 August 2019.

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25.06.2019

Esch2022 European Capital of Culture (Luxembourg) > call for projects

The nomination includes: - the city of Esch - 11 Luxembourg communes in the south of the country - 8 French Pays Haut Val d'Alzette communes (CCPHVA) As part of this European initiative, the not-for-profit organisation Esch2022 is launching a call for projects. These projects should contribute to the achievement of the general missions and objectives established by the European Capital of Culture. The REMIX concept has four pillars: Europe, Nature, Yourself and Art. Deadline: 31 July 2019.

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22.06.2019

Ecole de danse contemporaine (Montreal, Quebec) > Creative residency for a young European Choreographer

As part of MAP mobility programme, Pepinieres Europeennes de Creation and the Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec (CALQ - Quebec Council for Arts and Letters) are launching a call for applications for an artist residency in Montreal (Quebec, Canada). For its 2019-2020 program, the Ecole de danse contemporaine de Montréal will host a young European choreographer (18 to 35 y/o) for a two-month residency period. Deadline: 1 September 2019.

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22.06.2019

British Council > East Africa _in Motion Grant

The grant is accessible to artists, cultural practitioners, researchers and curators as well as Art groups/collectives and organisation looking to create new connections between the countries of Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Ethiopia, Sudan and South Sudan. The grant is accessible to artists, cultural practitioners, researchers and curators as well as Art groups/collectives and organisation looking to create new connections between the countries of Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Ethiopia, Sudan and South Sudan. The Mobility East Africa Travel Grant is co-produced by the British Council’s East Africa Arts programme, Culture and Development East Africa CDEA plus anonymous donors. Deadline: ongoing (but grant review can take up to 2 months).

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21.06.2019

K3 | Tanzplan Hamburg (Germany) > Open call for choreographers

K3 | Tanzplan Hamburg provides three eight-month residencies to choreographers, who are currently at the beginning of their career and have produced some choreographic work of their own. The residency starts in August 2020 and runs until April 2021. Deadline: 12 August 2019.

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