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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).

23.03.2021

Guide de ressources Québec-France en arts visuels

Projets de coopération, résidences d'artistes en France, opportunités de financements, démarches administratives, découvrez le guide élaboré par le service des affaires culturelles de la Délégation générale du Québec à Paris.

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22.03.2021

PEN Català > Literary Residency for Young Emerging Writers (Spain)

PEN Català, in collaboration with the Ramon Llull Institute and with the support of the European Union, is opening a call for young, emerging writers who wish to take part in a literary residency at Faberllull in Olot, Catalonia from 1-8 October 2021. Applicants must have nationality or residency in one of the member countries of the European project Be(P)art - Belgium, Spain, Hungary, and Serbia - and write in Catalan, Dutch, Galician, Hungarian, and Serbo-Croatian. Deadline: 31 May 2021.

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19.03.2021

UNESCO > International Fund for Cultural Diversity

Established under the 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions, the International Fund for Cultural Diversity is a voluntary multi-donor fund which supports the emergence of dynamic cultural sectors in developing countries. Public institutions, and non-governmental organisations (NGO) from eligible countries are invited to submit their proposals, as well as international NGOs registered in countries that are Parties to the 2005 Convention. Deadline: 16 June 2021.

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17.03.2021

Prince Claus Fund > Prince Claus Seed Awards

The Prince Claus Seed Awards are for emerging artists and cultural practitioners whose innovative work addresses pressing social and/or political issues within their own context.  Recipients are free to invest the Award in the development of their artistic practice. Applicants should live and work in eligible countries (see the Prince Claus site for the full list). Deadline: 11 May 2021.

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16.03.2021

Medinea > Intercultural and Improvised Music Training Sessions (Portugal, Tunisia, France, Italy)

Medinea (MEDiterranean INcubator of Emerging Artists) supports the professional integration of young Mediterranean musicians. It is now inviting applications for four training sessions in Lisbon (Portugal), Sidi Bou Said (Tunisia), Aix-en-Provence (France), and Nuoro (Italy) to explore intercultural and improvised music with the help of the jazzman and composer Fabrizio Cassol. Each session has its own dates and deadline.

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15.03.2021

British Council Unlimited Micro Awards for Disabled Artists (Online / Remote)

British Council and Unlimited are partnering to support pairings of disabled artists and collectives in the UK with those in low to middle-income countries to develop creative connections through small shared online work collaborations. The aim is to ensure that funds continue to flow to artists and artistic global ambition remains high during this time of global pandemic. Deadlines: 23 March 2021 / 18 May 2021.

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15.03.2021

Schaufler Residency@TU Dresden on ‘Artificial Intelligence as Factor and Consequence of Social Change’ (Germany)

Schaufler Residency@TU Dresden is open for applications for a six-month residency starting in 2022. The the central topic is 'Artificial intelligence (AI) as factor and consequence of societal and cultural change'. Projects should focus on the interface between art and science, explicitly artistic intelligence and its implications for society and the culture of objects. The residency addresses artists from the fields of media art, conceptual art, performance, etc. Deadline: 10 May 2021.

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12.03.2021

European Commission > ‘Entering the EU – Online Visa Application Process and Digital Visa’ Consultation

The European Commission is aiming to introduce a digital visa to replace the paper visa sticker currently used, and to enable those planning to travel to the EU to submit their visa application online. The Commission has opened a consultation to obtain the views of citizens and stakeholders on the envisaged initiative, with feedback given through a questionnaire. Deadline: 3 June 2021.

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04.03.2021

Guide GALA de financements et de ressources (Seconde édition)

Le Guide GALA de financements et de ressources est la deuxième édition du guide d’abord paru en 2015 dans le cadre du projet Green Art Lab Alliance (GALA), financé par l’Union européenne. Cette seconde édition, dont la recherche a été assurée par Marta Gracia, a reçu le soutien du ministère de la Culture français et de l’Institut français. Ce guide est articulé autour de deux sections : la première concerne les financements liant les arts, la culture et la durabilité environnementale (dispositifs de soutien, bourses de mobilité transnationale, projets européens, résidences, festivals etc.) et la seconde partie inclut des sources d'inspiration pour des formes d'actions plus responsables.

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12.02.2021

REAKTOR > Visual Arts Residency to Produce a Site-responsive Work (Austria)

REAKTOR, a privately run transdisciplinary art institution based in Vienna, is calling for conceptual proposals for a visual arts project that will respond to the architecture of the organisation's main hall. The chosen artists will be invited to flesh out and implement their submitted concept as part of a 1 week residency in summer 2021, and then showcase it to the public as part of an exhibition in October 2021. Deadline: 31 May 2021.

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28.01.2021

Artists at Risk Connection > A Safety Guide for Artists

When an artist first faces risk, there are not a lot of roadmaps: the experience can be incredibly isolating and disorienting. ARC - Artists at Risk Connection’s A Safety Guide for Artists explores topics such as defining and understanding risk, preparing for threats, fortifying digital safety, documenting persecution, finding assistance, and recovering from trauma.

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26.01.2021

Le guide ultime pour les managers culturel.le.s, L'affranchissement du droit d'auteur pour le spectacle vivant dans un contexte international - Version française

Ce document est la traduction en français du guide produit par PEARLE* et l’ European Festivals' Association dans le cadre du projet EFA RISE 2. La traduction de ce guide a été faite par Lara Bourdin sous la coordination d'On the Move et grâce au soutien du ministère français de la Culture. Le travail transfrontalier, les tournées et les collaborations internationales sont au plus profond de l’ADN du secteur du spectacle vivant. Ce guide se veut un « livre de cuisine », en proposant des recettes de travail pour les managers culturel·le·s travaillant dans le secteur du spectacle vivant en Europe.

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23.01.2021

Institut des Afriques > Appel à contributions pour un observatoire des artistes et acteurs culturels issus des diasporas africaine et caribéenne

L’Institut des Afriques met en œuvre un observatoire des artistes et acteurs culturels issus des diasporas africaine et caribéenne. L’objectif est de faciliter les coopérations entre les acteurs culturels. Cet observatoire prendra la forme d’une cartographie numérique et interactive dont la parution est prévue en 2021. Vous pouvez y contribuer en remplissant un formulaire en ligne. Cet Observatoire est réalisé avec le soutien de l’Institut français à Paris et de la Région Nouvelle-Aquitaine ainsi qu’avec l’appui de Trace.

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21.01.2021

Joining the dots // Bridging the gap(s): A reflection on the European project, IN SITU ACT (2016-2020)

This report presents an overview of IN SITU ACT (2016-2020), and a reflection on some of the highlights of this European cultural cooperation project which was awarded co-funding from the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union. The 4-year programme strengthened a platform for artistic creation in public space through an extensive series of artistic encounters, taking diverse formats and organised across many countries of Europe. The report was done in collaboration with On the Move, written by Judith Staines. It includes a preface related to artistic mentoring and professional development by Lene Bang Henningsen.

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19.01.2021

Guide des financements de la mobilité internationale pour les artistes et professionnel.le.s de la culture - France / Guide to opportunities of cultural mobility funding - France

Découvrez la version 2020 éditée du Guide des financements de la mobilité internationale pour les artistes et professionnel.le.s de la culture pour la France. Un grand merci à Maïa Sert pour cette actualisation et à Marine Domec pour le design. Depuis 2012, ce guide reçoit le soutien du ministère de la Culture-France pour son actualisation annuelle. For English speaking artists and cultural professionals: the cultural mobility funding guide for France is in French. However, in the table of contents ('sommaire'), you can refer to the funding schemes in English with the acronym EN. The cultural mobility funding guide for France is supported by the Ministry of Culture-France. Thanks to Maïa Sert for this update and for Marine Domec for the design.

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