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07.04.2021

In 2021, On the Move takes part....

Check the events On the Move takes part in – as an organiser, a speaker, a contributor, a facilitator, an evaluator etc. Interested in partnering with On the Move? Feel free to write to us at mobility(at)on-the-move.org.

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19.03.2021

Cultural Mobility Funding Guide > Focus on Arab Countries from North Africa and the Middle East (MENA) > 3rd edition / Guide des financements pour la mobilité culturelle > Focus sur les pays arabes d’Afrique du Nord et du Moyen Orient > 3ème édition

This guide is an updated version and is the result of a research conducted between August and December 2020 by the researchers Fanny Bouquerel and Fatma Sakka.This guide coordinated by On the Move receives the support of the Institut français. La version actuelle présente une mise à jour effectuée entre août et décembre 2020 par les chercheuses Fanny Bouquerel et Fatma Sakka; Ce guide est coordonné par On the Move et reçoit le soutien de l’Institut français. Design: Marine Domec. The Arab version is designed with the support of LMDK agency.

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04.03.2021

GALA funding and resources guide (Second edition)

The GALA Funding and Resources Guide – Second edition is the updated edition of the guide first produced in 2015 within the scope of the EU funded project, Green Art Lab Alliance (GALA). This edition has been supported by the French Ministry of Culture and the Institut français. The guide, researched by Marta Gracia, is articulated around two main parts: a first one around funding for arts and culture projects related to environmental sustainability (support schemes, transnational supports, European projects, residencies, festivals etc.) and a second one on sources of inspiration for more responsible action.

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27.02.2021

Mobility Information Points

Mobility Information Points (MIP) are information centres and/or websites in several European countries, and one in the USA, who aim to tackle administrative challenges that artists and cultural professionals can face when working across borders. Relevant issues can be around visas, social security, taxation, customs etc. Know more about them and other resources to ease your mobility. The webpage is updated with coronavirus's related information.

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02.01.2021

Coronavirus: Resources: Arts, Culture and Cultural Mobility

All sectors are affected by the coronavirus pandemia but we are very much aware that the alternative and independent art scene is / will be particularly under pressure. This list of resources, done in partnership with Circostrada, is updated on a daily basis since 14 March 2020. This list is by no means comprehensive and can be easily enriched thanks to your feedback and proposal to include new resources. Feel free to email us any initiative related to one of the sub-topics at mobility(at)on-the-move.org.

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16.04.2021

Prince Claus Fund > Director (Netherlands)

The Prince Claus Fund seeks a new Director who endorses its vision that culture is a basic need, who believes in a world where cultural expression is free and valued and can offer the leadership experience to ensure the further development and expansion of the fund. Deadline: 30 April 2021.

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16.04.2021

Immaterial Future Innovation Award for (Austria)

The Immaterial Future Innovation Award invites technological start-ups and projects from anywhere in the world to apply with initiatives that leverage technology to address, directly or indirectly, a set of challenges around building new business models. Six selected finalists will be invited to the Immaterial Future Forum in Vienna in September 2021 to showcase their projects to potential partners and investors with a specific interest in culture and technology, with one then being selected for the Award. Deadline: 1 June 2021.

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16.04.2021

Ministère de la Culture (France) > Appel à candidatures > CHIMERES 2021

CHIMERES (Création – Hybridation – Immersion – Mobilités : Expérimentations et Recherches en Ecritures Scéniques) est un programme d’accompagnement à l’écriture et l’expérimentation artistique allant jusqu’à la pré-production. Il propose à des artistes provenant de tous les champs de la création contemporaine et créateurs venant d’autres univers d’explorer des formes artistiques dites hybrides au sens où elles relient les mondes « physique » et « numérique ». Cet appel est ouvert à des artistes et créateurs relevant de tous les champs de la création contemporaine , de nationalité française, ressortissants d’un État membre de l’Union Européenne, ou ayant le statut de résidents en France. Date limite : 10 mai 2021.

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15.04.2021

Pro Helvetia > Connect South Africa (South Africa / Switzerland)

Connect South Africa will grant a funded residency to one artist from Switzerland and one artist from Southern, East or West Africa, with residency activities split between CERN, the European Laboratory for Particle Physics in Geneva and the array of optical and radio astronomy observatories across rural and urban South Africa. Connect South Africa invites submissions from artists with a distinct interest in an interdisciplinary approach, and a keen engagement with scientific thinking and fundamental science. Deadline: 26 May 2021.

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15.04.2021

Riyadh Art > Open Call for Tuwaiq International Sculpture Symposium (Saudi Arabia)

Tuwaiq International Sculpture Symposium (TISS) will consist of 20 sculptors from around the world coming together to produce a series of permanent public sculptures. The 22-day Symposium (10 November – 2 December 2021) is a platform for international and Saudi artists to create public sculptures in a live setting. Applications are open to stone sculptors of all nationalities with at least 5 years of experience exhibiting works permanently or temporarily in outdoor spaces or galleries. Deadline: 7 May 2021.

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15.04.2021

Allianz Kulturstiftung > Call for Projects, ‘The Art of Bringing Europe Together’

Allianz Kulturstiftung has launched a call for proposals with the aim of reaching parties using artistic and cultural means to create open spaces enabling critical discourse about Europe’s future, and also of supporting exchange and networking across borders. Proposals are accepted all year, with successful applications announced in December and July.

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15.04.2021

IASPIS – the Swedish Arts Grants Committee International Programme for Visual and Applied Arts > (Sweden)

IASPIS – the Swedish Arts Grants Committee International Programme for Visual and Applied Arts are looking for a guest curator for a limited period of time, who would liaise with the management and other staff on developing operations at IASPIS. The position is full time, with a fixed term of one year, with a possible extension, starting on 1 October 2021 or by agreement. Deadline: 2 May 2021.

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14.04.2021

Institut français > Résidanses 2021 > Call for applications (Africa)

“Résidanses 2021” is an incubation programme for choreographic projects aimed at providing support to emerging African choreographers as they develop their creative process. It allows artists and companies to take part in residencies to develop a new work or further develop a work in progress with the aid of a mentor. The call for applications is addressed to emerging contemporary and urban dance choreographers or companies based on the continent, wishing to develop a new creation or a stage of work in progress. Deadline: 30 April 2021.

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14.04.2021

Festival Sens Interdits (Lyon, France) > Un(e) chargé(e) de production, diffusion et coordination du festival (Remplacement de congé maternité)

Sous l’autorité du directeur de la structure, en lien étroit avec l’administratrice générale, et au sein de l’équipe du Festival Sens Interdits (8 à 10 personnes), le/la chargé(e) de production, diffusion et coordination aura notamment pour missions la préparation de la 7ème édition du Festival Sens Interdits. Date limite : 26 avril 2021.

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13.04.2021

Open Call for Congolese, Brazilian and Swiss artists for the Project ‘Quilombo’ (Switzerland / Remote)

The tri-continental project ‘Quilombo’ will involve an exhibition, a three-month residency in two Swiss cities, and the production of a catalogue. Activities take place in summer/autumn 2021. Individual or two-person applications are welcomed from Congolese, Brazilian and Swiss artists, and are open to all disciplines that imbue a research-based practice. Deadline: 30 April 2021.

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