Goethe-Institut has created a new virtual residency programme with a view to maintaining and reinforcing international exchange and collaboration in the music sector. Funding for virtual partner residencies is now available to arrange for international musical collaboration projects. This virtual partner residency programme is for solo artists and small ensembles from Germany and abroad. At least one artist or ensemble based in Germany should be involved in submitted projects. Deadline: 31 December 2020.
L'appel à concours s'adresse aux artistes indépendants, aux ensembles, aux compagnies, aux associations, aux institutions et aux structures des domaines des arts visuels, de la danse, du théâtre, de la performance, des nouveaux médias, de la musique, du théâtre musical, du théâtre pour enfants et adolescents, de la littérature et des arts de la rue ayant leur résidence, leur siège et/ou leur lieu de travail principal dans la Grande Région. (En Allemagne Steuernummer, en France numéro de SIRET/SIREN, au Luxembourg numéro d´identification national, en Belgique du numéro d’assujettissement à la TVA). Date limite : 15 septembre 2020.
Les Rencontres d’Arles et l’Institut français > Bourse de recherche curatoriale / Projets Afrique (France)
Les Rencontres d’Arles et l’Institut français lancent la deuxième édition de la bourse de recherche curatoriale ouverte aux ressortissant.e.s d’un pays africain, établi.e.s la majorité du temps sur le continent africain. A l’issue du temps de recherche, le/la commissaire devra proposer une note à la direction artistique des Rencontres d’Arles pour valider la faisabilité du projet et donner lieu à une restitution sous forme d'exposition. Date limite : 22 août 2020.
Every two years, the Jutta Cuny-Franz Memorial Award is granted to artists who make significant use of glass in their work. In addition to a grant, the winners for the 2021 Awards will be invited to a ceremony in Dusseldorf in spring 2021. Award winners should not be older than 40 years. Deadline: 11 October 2020.
Skaftfell Center for Visual Art in Seyðisfjörður, Iceland is offering three two-month residency grants in 2021, courtesy of the Nordic Baltic Mobility Programme. These grants are available for artists from Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, Greenland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Sweden, and Åland. The available dates are Available dates are: 8 January – 8 March 2021; 1 April – 31 May 2021; and 1 September – 30 October 2021. Deadline: 15 August 2020.
Tinos Art Gathering invites participants from all disciplines in the arts and sciences to apply to the thematic series ‘Four (plus one) elements’. The residency is scheduled to take place 26 September - 18 October 2020. Deadline: 15 August 2020.
Goethe-Institut / Federal Foreign Office of Germany > International Relief Fund for Organisations in Culture and Education
On the initiative of the Goethe-Institut and Germany’s Federal Foreign Office, institutions working in international cultural cooperation have set up a relief fund. It is aimed at organisations outside the European Union whose commitment is of great importance for artistic freedom and for a pluralistic society. Structural projects (including projects to develop new digital formats or ways of working) can be funded in the period September - December 2020. An online platform is available for applications from 20.6.2020 to 30.6.2020.
The ‘Capacity Building for European Capitals of Culture’ project is seeking professionals from a variety of disciplines to join its pool of experts. This expert group will help bridge gaps in skills in the implementing teams of European Capitals of Culture. In particular, experts are sought in the following areas: audience development, conflict resolution, change management, legal (including intellectual property rights and licensing agreements for culture), monitoring and evaluation in the cultural sector. Deadline: ongoing.
K3 | Tanzplan Hamburg provides three eight-month residencies per season to choreographers, who are currently at the beginning of their career and have produced some choreographic work of their own. The next residency will begin August 2021 and run until April 2022. Over the course of the residency the three choreographers will each develop a full-length piece that is presented at the end of the residency on three evenings. Deadline: 12 August 2020.
En el marco del proyecto “Laboratorio de Interactividad Corporal”, cheLA en colaboración con REMAP/UCLA y gracias al apoyo del Programa Iberescena invita a participar a un grupo interdisciplinario de creadores, de una residencia destinada a la formación, investigación y realización de una obra que vincule las artes escénicas y performáticas con las artes tecnológico-interactivas. Dirigida a creadores/as de las artes performáticas (danza, teatro), multimediales, manejo de hardware y software, programación, videomapping, robótica y otros; que sean mayores de 18 años y tengan residencia en cualquiera de los siguientes países: Argentina, Bolivia, Brasil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Chile, Ecuador, El Salvador, España, México, Panamá, Paraguay, Perú o Uruguay. Fecha límite: 25 Julio de 2020.
INES#talent helps promising musical talents develop their international careers by giving them the opportunity to perform at showcase festivals all over Europe. Upcoming bands from Austria, Czechia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, North Macedonia, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom can apply. Deadline (extended): 16 August 2020.
The Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies e.V. (IASS) is an international, inter- and transdisciplinary research institute located in Potsdam. Each year, about 30 individuals from around the world participate in the institute’s Fellow Programme. During their stay, fellows work with each other and with IASS researchers, providing expertise, inspiration, and creative input. The minimum duration of fellowships is three months, and the maximum duration is twelve months. The intended starting period for fellowships is Spring/Summer 2021. Deadline: 23 August 2020.
The Goethe-Institut in Johannesburg calls for proposals for the 2021 edition of the Goethe-Institut Project Space (GPS), a multi-disciplinary roving project space support programme for South Africa. The programme supports work realised in any part of South Africa; ranging from workshops to exhibitions, events and performances; in any discipline including visual art, performing arts, film, music or combinations of these forms. Deadline: 17 August 2020.
Now in its seventh year, the M+ / Design Trust Research Fellowship 2021 will support two separate fellowship projects. The first fellowship will support a Hong Kong–based researcher engaged in investigating topics related to design and/or architectural developments in Hong Kong and its vicinity. The second fellowship will support a researcher engaged in investigating topics related to design and/or architectural developments in a particular geography in Asia, or across the continent. The successful applicants will be attached to M+ (a museum of visual culture in West Kowloon) for three to six months in 2021, conducting independent research, preferably on a full-time basis. Applications are welcome from individuals of all nationalities whose areas of research are in design, architecture, or a related field. Deadline: 16 August 2020.
Each year the Aerowaves network selects 20 of the most promising emerging choreographers in Europe. Aerowaves promotes their work for a year, creating opportunities to perform with their partners. Some artists will also be selected to perform at the Spring Forward Festival which will take place in Elefsina, Greece from 6-9 May 2021. Choreographers apply to the programme with a short (15-40 min), finished work. Applicants must be resident in Europe and the work you are submitting must have been produced in geographical Europe. Deadline: 16 September 2020.