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01.10.2020

Japan Foundation, Bangkok / Asia-Europe Foundation > Virtual Workings E-residency for Arts Curators

Virtual Workings is an e-residency for emerging arts curators from the ASEAN region and Japan. Organised as a response to the impact of the global pandemic, it will be held online for a period of 6 weeks (16 November - 22 December 2020) and will offer an opportunity for capacity building, peer learning and collaboration with the support of an expert in the field. Applicants are encouraged to apply in pairs. Deadline: 30 October 2020.

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01.10.2020

Onassis Foundation > Emergency Fellowships 2020/21 (Remote)

Onassis Foundation has opened applications for its Emergency Fellowships – a tailor-made, time-sensitive support for artists and curators living in Greece or anywhere in the world. The Emergency Fellowships are not intended for presenting your work, or for engaging in an academic programme. They are not meant to be used for any kind of production related activity. Instead these Fellowships are meant to be highly responsive to address volatile situations around the world or in Greece, or time-sensitive artistic research, or unanticipated professional needs. Deadline: rolling (with replies within two weeks).

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01.10.2020

China Residencies > Crystal Ruth Bell Residency (Remote)

The seventh edition of the Crystal Ruth Bell Residency invites applications for a six-month remote residency in 2021. In this pandemic year, with travel on hold for everyone's safety, the residency will be held around the theme 'Mediated'. The call is open to individuals and collectives working in all types of creative practices, of all passports, ages, gender identities, backgrounds, abilities, and interests. Residency dates will be flexible and take place between March 2021 and December 2021. Deadline: 9 February 2021.

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01.10.2020

Cultura en Vena > Emergency Culture, Call for Works for Hospitals (Remote)

The Cultura en Vena Foundation in Spain has launched Emergency Culture, a call for young European creators working in visual arts and literature. The programme aims to stimulate artistic creation that affirms the social and transformative role of culture in the field of health and well-being. After an open call for proposals on social media, the selected works will be exhibited in hospitals of the Spanish public healthcare system. The call is open to visual artists, writers, poets and creators living in Europe. Candidates must be between 18 and 35 years old. Deadline: 27 October 2020.

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01.10.2020

House of Europe > International Cooperation Grants

House of Europe’s international cooperation grants fund the collaborative cultural projects of organisations from Ukraine and the EU (including the UK). They support music festivals, virtual exhibitions, book fairs, digital residencies, theatrical plays and any other bold ideas for online and offline spaces. Deadline: 20 October 2020.

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30.09.2020

Art Inside Out > ‘Other Choreographies, New Spaces Residency (Sweden)

Art Inside Out is offering a residency with the theme ‘Other choreographies, new spaces’, based on the concept of critical tourism. Submissions from Swedish and international artists in all art fields are welcome. The residency holds a special interest in microhistory, a study of the overlooked detail where the starting point can be a place, an event, a group of people or an individual. Four artists will be selected for a 12 week residency in 2021, with a research phase (28 June – 11 July 2021) and a production and presentation phase (30 August – 7 November 2021). Deadline: 29 October 2020.

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30.09.2020

Biennale of Western Balkans > Open Call for Textile Artists for ‘Art Pluriverse. A community science series’ (Online)

In December 2020, the Biennale of Western Balkans will hold a digital event, Textile Month. Artists and communities will have the opportunity to collaborate together, in order to create research-based artworks that explore local knowledge and intangible heritage through contemporary artistic practices. Applications are open internationally to artists working with textiles in any form, including e-textiles, digital art or cultural data visualisations. Deadline: 25 October 2020.

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28.09.2020

Jim Thompson Art Center / Hong-gah Museum > Challenging Time: Online Exchange and Research Residency Programme between Thailand and Taiwan

The Challenging Time, Artists Exchange and Research in Residency Programme aims to expand the existing network between the arts communities of Taiwan and Thailand by inviting artists and curators from each country to exchange ideas and conduct research in a residency programme. The programme will last from 3 weeks to one month, during which time participants will visit artists’ studios and connect with local arts communities and art institutions, as well as policymakers on their topic of interest. Thai and Taiwanese citizens working as artists and curators are eligible to apply. Some English is required. Deadline: 15 October 2020.

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28.09.2020

La Maison Baldwin > Writer-in-Residence Programme (France)

La Maison Baldwin is inviting applications for its 2021-2022 residency programme. Writers in residence are offered a room in the centre of Saint Paul de Vence, France to pursue their current creative project. While in residence, they will contribute to the literary culture of the village by offering a community event or creative public programme. This fellowship is open to emerging writers working in the spirit of James Baldwin. Eligible to apply are poets, playwrights, essayists and fiction writers with no more than one full-length published book, produced film, or professionally staged production. Deadline: 1 December 2020.

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28.09.2020

AI Lab > European ARTificial Intelligence Lab. SETI x AI (United States / Austria)

The AI Lab (European ARTificial Intelligence Lab) is partnering with SETI for the SETI x AI artist residency. The residency is divided into two parts – with an initial 4-6 weeks at SETI Institute where the winning artist will have a dedicated science mentor to inspire him/her and his/her work. The second part will be 3-6 weeks with the Futurelab team at Ars Electronica with whom the winner will develop and make new work inspired by the residency at SETI Institute. Deadline: 7 October 2020.

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28.09.2020

Kawamura Arts and Cultural Foundation > S.E.A. Socially Engaged Art (Japan)

In view of the current spread of the new coronavirus infection, Kawamura Foundation is looking for ideas for a project under the theme of ‘Socially Engaged Art Projects in the COVID-19 Related Chaos’ for 2021. If adopted, the grantees will be required to announce prototypes (pre-workshop, prototypes, lectures, videos, etc.) for implementing the project in Japan in 2021. Applications can be made by art organisations or artists of any age or nationality. Deadline: 4 October 2020.

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28.09.2020

European Commission > Art and the Digital: Unleashing Creativity for European Industry, Regions and Society

The European Commission has launched a call for proposals that link existing and planned initiatives across Europe to develop synergies between the arts and digital technologies, boost uptake of the digital by local business, facilitate and enable sustainable urban development and social cohesion, and contribute to a humane dimension of technology. The commission expects to fund one consortium proposal. Applications must come from legal entities based in EU Member States. Deadline: 30 October 2020.

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28.09.2020

Cultour is Capital > Open Call for Cultour is Capital Fest (Germany / Slovakia / Italy)

Cultour is Capital is calling for artists, creatives or cultural operators to show work they produced during lockdown. Three winners will be chosen for residency opportunities in Gelsenkirchen, Košice, and Matera to develop your skills with local artists and cultural operators. Applicants must be residents in one of the 62 European Capitals of Culture around Europe (past, current, future, or just candidate cities). Deadline: 31 October 2020.

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25.09.2020

Signal Film & Media > The Digital Forest (UK)

Grizedale Forest & Signal Film and Media, with support from Art Fund, are seeking a socially engaged digital artist/collaborative to create a new, online participatory artwork responding to Grizedale Forest in Cumbria in the North West of England. The commissioned artist will work alongside a local BAME/BIPOC community group to increase engagement with the forest and digital art for this underrepresented audience/visitor group. The project will start 19 October 2020 and end 12 February 2021. Deadline: 5 October 2020.

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24.09.2020

Asian Cultural Council > Japan Virtual Exchange Programme

The Asian Cultural Council is sponsoring a special fellowships and grants programme supporting virtual exchange and engagement in the arts between Japan and Asia, and between Japan and the United States. The Japan Virtual Exchange Programme is a limited initiative serving projects taking place between December 2020 and December 2021. Applicants can be individuals and organisations in Japan conducting virtual cultural exchange programmes with the U.S. and the countries of Asia, or individuals and organisations in the U.S. conducting virtual exchange projects with artists, scholars, and arts professionals in Japan. Deadline: 15 October 2020.

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