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27.02.2017

ENLIGHT 2017 Call for Artists – 3 International Residency Opportunities

Curated Place with SPECTRA Festival in partnership with MIRIAD at the Manchester School of Art (UK), I/O Lab in Stavanger (Norway), and Fondazione Mondo Digitale in Rome (Italy), are offering artists the opportunity to participate in a new programme and network producing and promoting light and sound artworks – exploring the meeting point of art, technology and design. The residencies are squarely focused on completing production for exhibition outside of traditional art spaces and developing the skills and networks of all involved. Deadline: 1 April 2017.

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26.02.2017

Roberto Cimetta Fund and the Valletta 2018 Foundation > Open call for travel grants

The Roberto Cimetta Fund and the Valletta 2018 Foundation relaunch a call for application to foster mobility in the Euro-Mediterranean region. The aim of the travel must show potential impact on the arts sector in a concrete, localised context. Deadline: 31 March 2017.

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26.02.2017

British Council > Cultural Protection Fund: Call for applications

The Fund is designed with applications from UK organisations in mind, but any organisation is eligible to apply. Grants are available to applicants working with local partners in one or more of the Fund’s target countries: Afghanistan, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Iraq, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey and Yemen. Deadlines for the large grants (expression of interest): 31 March 2017 and for the small grants: 21 April, 21 July 2017 and 20 October 2017.

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22.02.2017

Malta: Culture in Transformation | Call for texts and art projects | INTERARTIVE

Malta is currently facing an extraordinary cultural renaissance that is strongly contributing to place its name at the centre of the international map. The Interartive magazine invites scholars, critics, curators and artists to participate in this special call. Deadline: 30 April 2017.

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22.02.2017

initiative for contemporary art tranzit.cz > Institution in residence (Czech Republic)

The organisers are looking for an independent and responsible cultural organisation, collective or individuals with an interest in social issues, feminism and post-colonial themes. A focus on the contemporary culture of Ukraine, Vietnam and Indonesia is an advantage. Institutional history is welcome but not a condition. Deadline: 15 May 2017.

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22.02.2017

ALMAT - Algorithms that Matter > 3 artistic research residencies

This call is directed at experienced practitioners in sound art and experimental computer music, for whom algorithmic and computational strategies represent a central element in their work. Applicants should be able to demonstrate this through their past work. They are capable and interested in exposing and reflecting their process and work through writing, discussion and other forms of discourse. During the project, they are expected to either engage with software frameworks that the project team has developed, or with software they have developed in open source environments. Deadline: 16 April 2017.

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21.02.2017

FRIDAY ISLAND > Call for applications (Luxembourg)

FRIDAY ISLAND is a series of events taking place in Luxembourg, which promotes an exchange between artists as well as a public dialogue on a given topic. FRIDAY ISLAND is looking for artists (from Luxembourg and abroad) working in any medium (performing arts, fine arts, video/film, literature, etc.) for its next event, May 12th, 2017 – Theme: POWER. Deadline: 3 April 2017.

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19.02.2017

3th International Residency Program in Ceramic and Photography, Talavera, Spain

The International Residency Program is aimed at ceramic artists and photographers to develop their work in the school facilities, where they will be provided with professional studies in Ceramics, Graphic Design and Photography. Through this project the organisers offer artists the opportunity to make work in an art school, housed in a city which has been recognized for centuries due to its distinctive style of ceramics. Deadline: 30 April 2017.

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18.02.2017

DRAMATURGY AWARD - EMANUELE CARBONI "Theatre of the mystery and noir"

To honor the memory of its member Emanuele Carboni, actor and playwright who died prematurely in June 2016 at the age of 36, the cultural association Music Theatre International (M.Th.I.), in collaboration with FUIS, IGEA association, MTM Lydia Biondi association and with the patronage of the City of Tivoli, announces the first edition of the “Emanuele Carboni Award - theater of the mystery and noir". The award, which aims to enhancing the young Italian dramaturgy, is open to young Italian authors (resident in Italy or abroad) interested in writing text for theatre and who have not yet turned 36 years at the expiry date of the notice. Deadline: 30 June 2017.

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17.02.2017

LIVE WORKS - PERFORMANCE ACT AWARD vol. 5 > Call for applications (Italy)

The competition is open to a wide range of emerging performative actions, including: Performances, sound and new media arts, text-based performances, lecture performances, multimedia storytelling, choreographic practices, relational and workshop-based projects, and other projects questioning the idea of performativity beyond the body. Deadline: 31 March 2017.

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16.02.2017

IMPACT (International Meeting in Performing Arts and Creative Technologies) > Residency research & creation

Do you want to develop a project that combines arts, science and technology? Do you want to integrate a dynamic focused on innovation in a project based on cross-border and cross-sectoral collaboration? IMPACT LAB opens its doors. Projects must be based on a proposal for technological development within the framework of an artistic work. The projects can be of different nature: choreographic, theatrical, plastic, musical, installation, scenography, etc. Deadline: 31 March 2017.

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15.02.2017

Arab Documentary Photography Program (ADPP) > Call for applications

The focus of the Arab Documentary Photography Program is to support compelling non-stereotypical and unconventional visual documentation of important social issues and narratives relevant to the Arab region. In recognition of the image’s power to document, educate and advocate, the ADPP will also explore ways by which such a body of work can reach out to wider audiences and engage with them in compelling and impactful ways. Photographers may propose to work in a range of nonfiction narrative styles, from classic documentary photography to more experimental visual storytelling, and may propose to include audio and video elements. Deadline: 1 April 2017.

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15.02.2017

Cambodian Living Arts is recruiting for a Country Manager

The Country Manager is responsible for oversight of the whole CLA operation in Cambodia, with a particular focus on programs and operations. The Country Manager will be working with a dynamic and independent management team, and plays an important role to link different departments, ensure synergies and keep focused on strategy. We are looking for a leader who is able to facilitate and enable others. Deadline: 31 March 2017.

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15.02.2017

European Cultural Foundation > STEP travel grants

STEP stands for ‘Supporting Travel for Engaged Partnerships’. The STEP travel grants funding programme has been initiated and managed by the European Cultural Foundation (ECF), with the support of Compagnia di San Paolo (CdSP). STEP travel grants support creative and critical individual cultural workers who are travelling across Europe and neighbouring countries, to help foster a society with greater solidarity, equality and a stronger sense of social justice. You should apply at least 60 days before the mobility.

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13.02.2017

LabexMed at Camargo (France)

The Camargo Foundation and the LabexMed program are keen to stimulate relations and cultural exchanges between researchers and artists of the Mediterranean Basin in order to support the development of projects at the interface between human and social sciences and the arts with the aim of a common production. Deadline: 27 April 2017.

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