UNESCO (France) > Project-officer, Diversity of Cultural Expressions Section, Division for Creativity
Under the authority of the Chief of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions Section (DCE), and the direct supervision of the Chief of the Programmes and Stakeholder Outreach Unit, the incumbent will be part of the team of the 2005 Convention Secretariat. He/she is engaged in an operational programme of activities required to implement the 2005 Convention, mainly on the coordination, development, monitoring and evaluation of activities to promote the diversity of cultural expressions, in particular in the framework of the International Fund for Cultural Diversity established under the 2005 UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions. Deadline: 30 November 2017.
Variété Hablingbo, International place of creations and performances (Sweden) > Open call for applications
The Variété Hablingbo theatre tent has without a doubt become a landmark for Swedes living or visiting the island of Gotland. It is not just theatre that audiences seek out in the Variété Hablingbo tent. What they want is an experience. This call for projects is open to all disciplines of live performing art (circus, dance, performance, theatre, sound and light shows…). The participants should be less than 35 years old, should be willing to create an unprecedented project for Variété Hablingbo and take into account the language barrier (which can be a constraint as well as an asset). Deadline: 25 November 2017.
This grant allows festivals, venues, organisations, networks to invite Korean performing art groups/artists and to cover at least part of their international airfare costs. It can be part of a tour or a single venue/festival. It is recommended to link the performance with related workshops, artists' talks etc.). Deadline: 30 November 2017.
Custom-made residencies are periods of up to one month for research and reflection, without the pressure of production. A custom-made “package" is put together for each artist (or other practitioner) or group of artists. There can be an individual accompaniment by the Arc director and other external specialists if required for the artistic work process. Deadline for application: no later than 2 months before the starting date of your residency.
Arts Council Malta and the Office of the President of Malta are issuing a call for service providers (an individual or team of researchers) to carry out an evaluation on the performance of the Premju tal-President għall-Kreattività. Deadline: 15 December 2017.
This is a dynamic programme that focuses on key questions facing art galleries and museums in the twenty-first century. Tate Intensive comprises around 25 selected participants from around the world. Tate is actively seeking a diverse range of professionals working in art galleries, museums and other cultural institutions at different stages of their careers in a wide range of countries. This intimate group of culture professionals is encouraged to share knowledge and exchange ideas concerning their current practice, as well as discussing new approaches to curating, programming, audience development, governance and digital technology. Deadline: 1 December 2017.
Running all year round since 2002, the residency programme is at the heart of PACT Zollverein’s day to day work. Open to professional artists from home and abroad who work in the areas of dance, performance, media arts or music and closely linked to PACT’s two other core strands of activity in presenting work and facilitating research and development, the programme is a key element in PACT Zollverein’s profile as an Artists’ House supporting lively exchange between practice and theory. While occupying their own designated space and essentially working independently, residents may choose to take advantage of various kinds of production support such as dramaturgy, technical assistance, project management as well as press and publicity. Deadline: 27 November 2017.
TheatreWorks (Singapore), in partnership with the Goethe-Institut Singapore, is calling for participants to be part of the first edition of The CURATORS ACADEMY conceived & led by ONG Keng Sen, the Artistic Director of TheatreWorks (Singapore) and Founding Festival Director of Singapore International Festival of Arts (SIFA), 2014 to 2017. This initiative is for aspiring curators in South East Asia. These will primarily be independent artists and producers with strong networks but the Academy will strive to provide a platform for exchange to develop various curatorial perspectives and considerations with them. The Academy is open to programmers affiliated with institutions; the focus remains on the development of independent curation. Deadline: 27 November 2017.
The new European Media Art Platform offers residencies for Media Artists in the fields of digital media including Internet and computer-based artists, filmmakers, and those working in media based performance, sound or video as well as robotics or bio-art. Artists with European residence or a European passport can apply for a two-months residency at one of the following institutions: Ars Electronica Center, Linz; Bandits Mages, Bourges, France; Foundation for Art & Creative Technology (FACT), Liverpool, United Kingdom; IMPAKT, Utrecht, Netherlands; Kontejner, Zagreb, Croatia; LaBoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, Guijón, Spain; M-Cult, Helsinki, Finland; Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens, Greece; RIXC, Riga, Latvia and WRO Center for Media Art Foundation, Wroclaw, Poland; Werkleitz Centre for Media Art, Halle (Saale), Germany. Deadline: 20 January 2018.
As announced during the first iSTAN Stage Art Summit, held in Beijing 2016, iSTAN is pleased to announce a competition which concentrates on Costume Design and Makeup Design.The goal of the competition is to promote and stimulate the artistic creativity of stage art and design professionals and students. Beyond students, the competition is open to designers who have worked in the field of the stage arts professionally as a Costume Designer or Makeup Designer. The entry should be stage costume works and makeup design works which have been formally shown. Deadline: 28 February 2018.
With the support of the French Ministry of culture, the ACCR has been coordinating, the Odyssée artist-in-residency programme. The programme is aiming at artists, researchers and culture professionals from countries other than France wanting to develop projects within French Cultural Centers – Historic Monuments. Applications from the following countries will be examined in priority: Algeria, Afghanistan, Egypt, Iraq, Iran, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine,Tunisia ; Mexico, Colombia, Brazil, Argentina, Costa Rica, Chile, Haiti, Cuba; Benin, Senegal, Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Cameroon, South Africa; Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam. Deadline: 13 December 2017.
The non-profit Allianz Cultural Foundation initiates and sponsors multilateral art, culture and education projects in Europe and the Mediterranean fostering mutual understanding and dialogue that transcends borders. Its main focus is on cross-disciplinary and contemporary projects that put innovative approaches in art, culture and education into practice and that help shape social change in the spirit of European integration. They particularly support programs that promote exchange, encounters and digitization, that ignite enthusiasm for the European project in young people, and that forge sustainable ties between participating players. Deadline: 1 March 2018.
Since MOMENTUM was founded in 1998, it has established itself as one of the most important biennials for contemporary art in the Nordic region, thus contributing to strengthen the Nordic art field and further to demonstrate that Moss is a city of art. MOMENTUM´s main venues are Momentum Kunsthall and Galleri F 15. Additional venues and places in Moss are chosen related to each individual biennale. MOMENTUM is produced by Punkt Ø - Galleri F 15 & Momentum. Punkt Ø is seeking a main curator for Momentum 10. Deadline: 15 December 2017.
The new Managing Director is a strong, energetic and creative leader, with a European,philanthropic mindset. An inspirational, daring manager with excellent communications skills, who is not afraid to make choices, sets out a clear direction for the organisation, and is hands on in ‘making it happen’. As an innovative thinker, you’ll find ways to achieve the values ECF advocates throughout its work. Deadline: 25 November 2017.
Seconde Nature and ZINC (France) > International call for projects Chroniques 2018 : creation and distribution of digital works 'Levitations'
In preparation of “Chroniques” an international biennial dedicated to new media art and digital culture, Seconde Nature and ZINC create a production platform, financed by the Conseil Régional Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur (FRANCE), to help the production and circulation of original art. Together with other partners, they are calling for national and international artists to produce an original artwork. Deadline: 17 December 2017.