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25.03.2019

Literarisches Colloquium Berlin and Robert Bosch Stiftung > Crossing Borders programme > open call

Through the Crossing Borders programme, the organisers fund international research trips by authors, filmmakers and photographers: from China (incl. Taiwan, Macao, Hong Kong), India, Indonesia, Japan and Vietnam, to Germany and from German-speaking countries in Europe, Asia and Africa. The organisers welcome applications from authors, filmmakers and photographers who intend to gather information first hand, visit authentic sites and dare to forge their own, new perspective. The intended publication may range from literary and essayistic prose works, poetry, photo-text volumes, children’s and young adults’ literature, scripts for documentary and feature films, to radio programs and multimedia productions. Deadlines: 30 April and 31 October 2019.

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23.03.2019

Call for Proposals > Fast Forward European Festival for Young Stage Directors 2019 (Germany)

The 9th edition of Fast Forward, European Festival for Young Stage Directors, will take place from 14 to 17 November 2019 at Staatsschauspiel Dresden (Germany). Fast Forward is considered as a platform for artistic exchange between an up-and-coming theatre generation and the local and partly international audience, comprising students, instructors, critics, young and experienced theatre makers. The festival aims to foster young talents and to initiate artistic and cultural encounters in a European perspective. Deadline: 31 May 2019.

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23.03.2019

Open call for composers (cecia)

CECIA (Collaborative Electroacoustic Composition with Intelligent Agents) is an innovative art project within the framework of the Interfaces -activity "Cross Genre Residencies" that integrates the creative agency of 5 composers and Machine Learning algorithms in order to produce a coherent composition of electroacoustic music. The project aims to explore collaborative music creation, harnessing the creativity of electroacoustic composers and Intelligent Agents through a cloud computing platform. Deadline: 30 April 2019.

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23.03.2019

O Rumo do Fumo - Residency Programme (Portugal)

The program supports the contemporary artistic creation, stimulating its research and development by hosting two residencies for emerging artists. It provides to the selected projects, one national and one international, conditions for its development during one month.The project must be an original work, in creation phase and yet to premiere, in the area of Dance and/or Performance.The applicant must have a maximum of 3 works presented in a professional context. Deadline: 31 March 2019.

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20.03.2019

Open Call for Media Art Residency in Creative City Košice (Slovakia)

Košice – the Creative City of Media Arts offers media artists a two-month stay in Košice in autumn 2019. The residency is organized by the NGO Creative Industry Košice – a focal point of UNESCO Creative City of Media Arts, and K.A.I.R. Košice Artist in Residence. This specific residency seeks to create space for a media artist from one of the UNESCO Creative Cities to develop his/her own artistic project. The residency is an opportunity to create a new project or to continue work on something in development by shifting its perspective.The Open call is limited to the artists who are either born, live or work in any of UNESCO Creative City. Deadline: 22 April 2019.

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20.03.2019

Szene zeigen! Performing Arts Festival Laucha (Germany) > Open call

Theatre productions from educational institutions, the independent scene – Freie Szene as well as ‚amateur productions‘ are welcome. Whether ensemble or solo, whether music theatre, performance, installation, puppetry, walking act, drama or dance. No matter for which age. In addition, the organisers are looking for people who give workshops that are accessible without prior knowledge. Deadline: 31 March 2019.

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18.03.2019

i-Portunes > Test of a new cultural mobility scheme in Creative Europe countries (visual and performing arts)

i-Portunes is a pilot project that will test different approaches to supporting short-term mobility of artists and culture professionals between European countries. The European Commission is considering the launch of a large-scale initiative to help individual artists and culture professionals “take advantage of flexible and short-term result-oriented opportunities”: to move between European countries, develop audiences and collaborations, find new inspiration and opportunities, and fully benefit from – and contribute to – Europe’s diverse cultural ecosystems. Between April and September 2019, three calls will be issued. Stay tuned and visit the I-Portunes website for more information from 15 April 2019.

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18.03.2019

Be SpectACTive! > Instagram influencer wanted!

Be SpectACTive! is a large-scale European cooperation project – co-funded by the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union – that operates in performing arts through artistic productions and participatory practices aimed at involving the citizens in creative processes. The organisers are looking for an Instagram Influencer who can travel around Europe, visiting the artistic partners venues, in order to tell the activities implemented in the framework of the project. Especially, he/she will focus on the artistic productions and the actions of audience engagement that involve the local communities. Deadline: 1 April 2019.

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18.03.2019

Opera beyond by the Finnish National Opera and Ballet

The Finnish National Opera and Ballet has opened a call for projects for an immersive art experience.The organisers are looking for Artists, Thinkers / Coders , Polymaths Designers + Micro Utopias. The finalized experience will premiere in the spring of 2020 and it will be promoted internationally at relevant film and immersive festivals. Deadline: 15 April 2019.

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18.03.2019

Villa Vassilieff - Pernod Ricard Fellowship

The Pernod Ricard Fellowship is conceived as a research and artistic platform, experimenting with non‑linear models of generating and distributing knowledge to encourage different possible connections between researchers, contemporary artists, cultural institutions, non-profit organizations and the general public. Every year, 4 international Fellows (artists, curators and researchers) are invited by an Artistic Committee for a 3-month residency on the basis of a research proposal. This year, the Pernod Ricard Fellowship focuses on four geographical zones: Southern Europe, Asia, South America, Africa. Deadline: 30 April 2019.

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15.03.2019

ADAM Artist Lab 2019 - Open Call > "Performing (with/in) Communities: Relations, Dynamics and Politics" (Taiwan)

Founded in 2017 by the Taipei Performing Arts Center in Taiwan, Asia Discovers Asia Meeting for Contemporary Performance (ADAM) is a new initiative dedicated to fostering cross-cultural and trans-disciplinary exchanges between artists from across the Asia-Pacific region and beyond. This year’s ADAM Artist Lab will be dedicated to exploring the methods of making community-based art as well as the organic and open-ended relationship between artists and communities. Artists from all kinds of disciplines, with or have had community-based art practice and are interested in collaborative research, are invited to apply. Deadline: 21 April 2019.

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13.03.2019

EUROPE_20XX Residential gathering of cultural policy professionals (Serbia)

In cooperation with the UNESCO Chair in Cultural Policy and Management of the University of Arts Belgrade and the Gallery of Contemporary Art Nis, Creative Europe Desk Serbia is launching a residence program for professionals in cultural policy in Europe named EUROPE_20XX. It will be held in Sićevo, Serbia from 25th to 30th of May, 2019. The program will include 5 professionals in the field of cultural policy, who have gained experience and showed interest in the cultural cooperation of the region of Southeast Europe. The organisers welcome participants from all European countries. Deadline: 20 April 2019.

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13.03.2019

International Summer School of Photography 13th edition: Photography and the World (Latvia)

The International Summer School of Photography (ISSP) is an immersive education and networking event for emerging photographers from around the world, taking place in the deep Latvian countryside annually since 2006. The International Summer School of Photography (ISSP) is an immersive education and networking event for emerging photographers from around the world, taking place in the deep Latvian countryside annually since 2006. After 12 years of existence, the International Summer School of Photography is shifting towards a thematic focus and greater interdisciplinary engagement. The first thematic edition, ISSP 2019, “PHOTOGRAPHY AND THE WORLD”, will be looking at photography as a possible tool for positive change, with reference to global issues the world is facing today. From climate change to the crisis of liberal democracy, the huge shifts we are currently undergoing combine to create a sense of urgency and desire for action. Deadline: 10 April 2019.

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11.03.2019

Call for Participants - European Young Heritage Professionals Forum (Croatia)

The European Young Heritage Professionals Forum will take place from 20 to 24 May 2019 in Zadar, Croatia to explore potential synergies and challenges of working on tangible and intangible cultural heritage in the European context. The Forum will enable participants (EU nationals, 25-32 years old) to enhance project management and communication skills by working on their own heritage projects with experts and peers from across Europe. Deadline: 28 March 2019.

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08.03.2019

Young Curators Academy > “sharing, listening, enabling, activating” (Germany)

In the course of the 4th Berlin Autumn Salon, Maxim Gorki Theatre Berlin is calling for participants to be part of the first edition of the Young Curators Academy in Berlin, initiated by Shermin Langhoff (director of Maxim Gorki Theatre Berlin) and Ong Keng Sen (Artistic Director of TheatreWorks Singapore and Founding Festival Director of Singapore International Festival of Arts 2014 to 2017). The Young Curators Academy explicitly welcomes makers - young artists, thinkers, program producers - who are both creating their own events and developing new forms of authorship and curation. In this context, the term young is understood as pioneering practice, the curator as individuals who are part of different communities and desiring to activate them. Deadline: 31 March 2019.

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