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Fabrik Burgdorf and the city of Burgdorf run an annual artist-in-residence programme. Each summer an artist – from Switzerland or abroad, no age limits – can spend 2 to 3 months at the Fabrik. The residency is mainly for visual artists, but artists from other (‘silent’) disciplines can also apply. Deadline: 29 November 2020.
Jiwar is looking for artists’ VISA rejection experiences, specially Mediterranean artists rejected by European and Mediterranean countries. The collected data will be part of a digital review published in Catalan, Spanish and English devoted to the Mediterranean region. Revista Idees, 51. Deadline: 6 November 2020.
The Austrian Cultural Forum London invites emerging photographers based in Austria and the UK to participate in a prize in tribute of the late Austrian émigré photographer Wolf Suschitzky. The theme for the competition is ‘Life in 2020’. One UK based photographer will be selected for a residency in Austria, and one Austria based photographer for a residency in the UK. Both residencies take place in 2021. Deadline: 30 November 2020.
The Bauhaus Residency is aimed at international artists whose work relates to the historical disciplines represented at the Bauhaus and the subsequent developments of these core disciplines – among them painting, product design, textile design, music, theatre, performance, architecture and photography. The open call is aimed at artists working on their own or collectively (up to a maximum of 5 people). Of particular interest are works that engage and reflect on social contexts in novel ways as well as other approaches to modernity. Deadline: 30 October 2020.
Ce programme s’adresse aux artistes et créateurs ainsi qu’aux collectifs d’artistes et de créateurs, français ou domiciliés en France depuis plus de 5 ans, qui souhaitent développer un projet de recherche à l’étranger, dans les pays de la liste et dans les disciplines proposées. Disciplines concernées pour la session 2021 : arts visuels – architecture - commissariat d’exposition –design. Date limite : 23 novembre 2020.
Invisible Flock are an interactive arts studio operating at the intersection of art and technology and based at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park in England. Artists based in the UK and Finland are invited to apply to their Cost of Innovation residency programme, which will focus on exploring the use of LiDAR as an artistic medium. The residency includes 8 months remote support from December and 1 month studio residency in July 2021. Deadline: 2 November 2020.
The fourth edition of the ETC Artist Residency Programme offers scholarships of 4 to 8 weeks at ETC Member Theatres. As announced in a press release on 11 September, ETC dedicates its Artist Residency Programme 2021 to emerging Hungarian theatre professionals, in solidarity with the students and professors of the University of Theatre and Film Arts (SZFE) in Budapest. The call is open to emerging theatre artists from Hungary with relevant experience and knowledge. Deadline: 29 October 2020.
Ars Electronica > ArtScience Residency Program enabled by Deutsche Telekom (Eastern Europe / Austria)
Ars Electronica and Deutsche Telekom are offering a new residency dedicated to artists who are from / who stand in relation to Eastern Europe, who work at the interface of art, technology and science, and who are particularly interested in researching the social impact of technological developments. The residency will take place during 2021 in two phases: first at the institution of a scientific mentor (4-8 weeks), then at Ars Electronica in Linz (3-6 weeks). Deadline: 29 November 2020.
City of Holzminden / kulturbüro > Call for Artists for International Street Theatre Festival (Germany)
kulturbüro and the city of Holzminden are organising the 16th edition of the ‘International Street Theatre Festival’ from 21 to 23 May 2021. Professional theatre groups are invited to apply to show their work. Productions must be made for public space, but the festival is open to a variety of scales and disciplines. Deadline: 1 November 2020.
Nesta Italia, a member of the STARTS consortium, is working on a series of initiatives in the Piedmont region to boost collaboration between tech companies, cultural centres, artists and research centres. The first initiative in this framework is the open call ‘City of the future’. Artists, collectives and creatives from Italy and all over Europe are invited to present artistic concepts based on emerging technologies (e.g. AI, Big Data, Blockchain, 5G, IoT). Selected projects will undertake a three-month residency, February - May 2021, with at least 30 days spent in Turin. Deadline: 30 November 2020.
CYLAND Media Art Lab invites artists worldwide to participate in the 13th CYFEST International Media Art Festival in St. Petersburg, Russia. The festival will take place in the first quarter of 2021 with the theme ‘Cosmos and Chaos’. Applications are accepted for multimedia projects that match the festival theme. They can be projects that you have worked on in the past, or completely new ones made specially for the festival. Deadline: 31 October 2020.
Call for applications of the residencies programme of the Institut français at the Cité internationale des arts
With the utmost vigilance with regard to the health situation, and within the framework of its support of the cultural and creative industries, the Institut français is making every effort to support the artistic creation and launches a call for applications for its programme at the Cité internationale des arts for residencies of three or six months, between April 2021 and April 2022. This programme is intended for foreign artists, residing exclusively outside of France, wishing to develop a research and creation project in Paris, in all artistic disciplines. Artists must be supported by one or several cultural partners. Deadline: 30 November 2020.
L’Institut français du Ghana (IFG) lance un appel à candidatures international dans le domaine du jeu vidéo, à destination d’artistes ou de concepteurs/conceptrices français pour une résidence au Ghana. L’IFG bénéficie du soutien de « La Fabrique des résidences » de l’Institut français de Paris. Date limite: 30 octobre 2020.
Founded in 1988 by three theatres in France, Germany and Belgium, the European Theatre Convention (ETC) has become Europe’s largest network for public theatres with 42 members from nearly 30 countries. ETC are now looking for a Communications Manager to further develop and implement their communication strategy with the goal to promote and increase visibility of the organisation’s activities internationally. Deadline: Position to be filled ASAP.
Cuturi Gallery in Singapore has announced c/residency, a new programme committed to supporting and nurturing artistic talent. International artists are invited to apply for a one-month residency. To apply you must: be permanently based outside of Singapore; not have gallery representation in Singapore; have a working knowledge of English. Preference will be given to artists who lack exposure and contact to audiences in Singapore and Southeast Asia. Deadline: rolling.