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This page introduces cultural mobility news and opportunities - with travel cost at least partially funded - at least three times a week. You can search the news by topic (funding, call, residency, training, meeting etc.) or world regions (destination).

17.01.2019

In 2019, On the Move takes part in....

Check the events in which On the Move will take part in 2019, as an organiser, contributor, facilitator, evaluator etc. Interested in being partner with On the Move? Contact us at mobility(at)on-the-move.org.

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27.12.2018

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.

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27.12.2018

On the Move newsletter - ACTION NEEDED (2 minutes)

If you have not reconfirmed your subscription since 12 November 2018, please do it here. / Si vous n'avez pas reconfirmé votre abonnement depuis le 12 novembre 2018, merci de le faire ici. / Si no has vuelto a confirmar tu suscripción desde el 12 de noviembre 2018, hazlo aquí / Se non avete confermato la vostra iscrizione alla newsletter dopo il 12 novembre 2018, potete farlo da qui. / Falls Sie Ihren Eintrag nicht bereits bis zum 12. November, 2018 bestätigt haben, holen Sie dies bitte hier nach.

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17.01.2019

Baltic Culture Fund > Support for Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian Cultural Projects

The goal of the Baltic Culture Fund, founded on 8 July 2018, is to promote cultural cooperation between the Baltic countries and strengthen the internationalisation of Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian culture through joint cultural projects and events. The Baltic Culture Fund will support professional events and projects in architecture, visual art, design, literature, sound art, performing arts, libraries, museums and archives. The Fund also welcomes interdisciplinary projects. Deadline: 20 May 2019.

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17.01.2019

performingborders | LIVE – Open call for proposals for 2 digital conversations on Live Art and borders

performingborders | LIVE 2019 is a programme of events and new commissions curated by Alessandra Cianetti and Xavier de Sousa and focusing on the exploration of artistic practices happening within the UK Live Art sector around notions of cultural, juridical, racial, gendered, class, physical and everyday borders. Everyone whose practice and research has been shaped by experiences of migration and borders is eligible and welcome to apply. The format of the digital conversations can take any form, including video, video text, text, digital collage, audio, interactive digital pieces, etc. The curators will work with the selected applicants to assist the creation of the final piece.Deadline: 28 February 2019.

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17.01.2019

Apply for aspiring membership to Liveurope

Today, Liveurope unites 14 music venues which have together boosted the circulation of thousands of artists. In pursuit of expanding the network and enticing more venues to diversify their programming of emerging international acts, they are launching an open call for all European music venues to join the membership in an honorary status. Check the conditions and apply before the 22nd of February 2019.

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16.01.2019

FRESH STREET#3 – International Seminar for the Development of Street Arts (Ireland) > Open call for applications

Taking place May 22-24, 2019 in Galway, Ireland, FRESH STREET#3 will bring together artists, programmers, researchers, pedagogues, journalists, and policymakers from all over the globe for a multidimensional event focused on the development and promotion of street arts. Professional artists from all disciplines and genres wishing to work live and outdoors are eligible. Artists may be of any nationality. Deadline: 1 February 2019.

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16.01.2019

International Theatre Institute > Yearbook 2018 > Co_laboration

The ITI yearbook 2018 is addressing the issue of the condition and perspectives of artistic cooperation. Festival curators, ensemble directors and networkers report from their experience with international work. Contributors are among others: Chang Nai Wen, Martine Dennewald, Annika Hampel, Günther Heeg, Marta Keil, Krystel Khoury, Jens Van Lathem, Kerstin Ortmeier, Iulia PopoviciZoë Svendsen and Anmol Vellani.

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16.01.2019

Pro Helvetia > Studio residencies (Lebanon, Egypt, Morocco, Switzerland, Tunisia)

A studio residency (3 months) for Swiss artists, curators and cultural practitioners in the Arab region (to Egypt, Tunisia, Morocco and Lebanon) or, conversely, in Switzerland for artists, curators and cultural practitioners from the Arab region (from Egypt, Tunisia, Morocco and Lebanon). The Artists in Residence program started in Egypt in 2002. After being on hold for five years it was re-launched in 2017. The aim of the program is to enhance cultural exchange and artistic collaborations between Switzerland and the Arab region. Deadline: 1 March 2019.

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16.01.2019

AMARRE 2019 > Open call for applications

AMARRE aims to connect forcibly displaced artists (or artists in exile) to their host communities. It is a residency programme that provides a safe working space for the selected artists to develop their projects and share them with the local audience, as well as connect them to the professional networks in their new environments. Each local partner will host and accompany the selected artists in exile in the respective countries with the perspective of supporting a culture of openness, free expression and living together. This call is open to artists 1) of Syrian origin 2) currently in exile 3) in France / Turkey / Lebanon (performing arts / music). Deadline: 15 March 2019.

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16.01.2019

Cultural mobility and visas: Information page

While preparing On the Move's participation in a public panel related to touring world musicians and visa issues - as part of WOMEX 13 (Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom) -, we realised that it would be relevant to have a specific page to gather different information portals/organisations which can be useful in the time of visa applications or to report problems and obstacles. Check this regularly updated list and contact us to share other relevant information!

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16.01.2019

Open Call: Karavan and BNCN International Residency (Sweden)

Karavan is a performing arts collective of circus artists and musicians who “build our dream of an independent stage in an abandoned industrial hall in the middle of Malmö”. In collaboration with Baltic Nordic Circus Network and with support from Region Skåne the organisers are happy to announce a call out for a new residency opportunity. The call is open to all circus artists/circus companies with at least one person based in any of the Baltic or Nordic countries. Deadline: 4 February 2019.

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15.01.2019

4helix+ Project > Open call for participation (Portugal)

In the framework of its Call for EoI for Knowledge Providers, the 4helix+ Project is offering an extraordinary opportunity to creativity experts, open innovation communities, “manufacturers of ideas”, registered as the 4helix+ Knowledge Providers, to participate free of charge in the 4helix+ Blue Bootcamp in Lisbon on February 7th and 8th, 2019. Deadline: 23 January 2019.

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15.01.2019

Culture at Work Africa > Second call for proposals > Supporting Intercultural Dialogue for Social Cohesion in Urban Africa

Culture at Work Africa is looking to support innovative on-the-ground projects aiming at developing safe and neutral spaces for intercultural dialogue and at promoting active citizenship and intercommunity relations. Projects will seek sustainable outputs and will foster multi-stakeholder national and transregional cooperation, inclusive societies, cultural diversity and equal dignity for all. For the purpose of this call, applications are eligible when presented by organizations (not-for-profit / profit; public/private) legally registered in one of the following countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda and Zimbabwe. Deadline: 15 April 2019.

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15.01.2019

V2_Lab for the Unstable Media (NL) and Museu Zero (PT) > Joint residency programme

V2_Lab for the Unstable Media (NL) and Museu Zero (PT) are launching a new joint residency program to encourage art projects that respond to ecological challenges using sustainable technologies. Artists from the Netherlands and Portugal are invited to submit projects that critically incorporate new technologies and cultivate alternative ways of engaging with natural and social ecologies. Deadline: 8 February 2019.

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