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16.04.2021

Prince Claus Fund > Director (Netherlands)

The Prince Claus Fund seeks a new Director who endorses its vision that culture is a basic need, who believes in a world where cultural expression is free and valued and can offer the leadership experience to ensure the further development and expansion of the fund. Deadline: 30 April 2021.

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16.04.2021

Immaterial Future Innovation Award for (Austria)

The Immaterial Future Innovation Award invites technological start-ups and projects from anywhere in the world to apply with initiatives that leverage technology to address, directly or indirectly, a set of challenges around building new business models. Six selected finalists will be invited to the Immaterial Future Forum in Vienna in September 2021 to showcase their projects to potential partners and investors with a specific interest in culture and technology, with one then being selected for the Award. Deadline: 1 June 2021.

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16.04.2021

Ministère de la Culture (France) > Appel à candidatures > CHIMERES 2021

CHIMERES (Création – Hybridation – Immersion – Mobilités : Expérimentations et Recherches en Ecritures Scéniques) est un programme d’accompagnement à l’écriture et l’expérimentation artistique allant jusqu’à la pré-production. Il propose à des artistes provenant de tous les champs de la création contemporaine et créateurs venant d’autres univers d’explorer des formes artistiques dites hybrides au sens où elles relient les mondes « physique » et « numérique ». Cet appel est ouvert à des artistes et créateurs relevant de tous les champs de la création contemporaine , de nationalité française, ressortissants d’un État membre de l’Union Européenne, ou ayant le statut de résidents en France. Date limite : 10 mai 2021.

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15.04.2021

Pro Helvetia > Connect South Africa (South Africa / Switzerland)

Connect South Africa will grant a funded residency to one artist from Switzerland and one artist from Southern, East or West Africa, with residency activities split between CERN, the European Laboratory for Particle Physics in Geneva and the array of optical and radio astronomy observatories across rural and urban South Africa. Connect South Africa invites submissions from artists with a distinct interest in an interdisciplinary approach, and a keen engagement with scientific thinking and fundamental science. Deadline: 26 May 2021.

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15.04.2021

Riyadh Art > Open Call for Tuwaiq International Sculpture Symposium (Saudi Arabia)

Tuwaiq International Sculpture Symposium (TISS) will consist of 20 sculptors from around the world coming together to produce a series of permanent public sculptures. The 22-day Symposium (10 November – 2 December 2021) is a platform for international and Saudi artists to create public sculptures in a live setting. Applications are open to stone sculptors of all nationalities with at least 5 years of experience exhibiting works permanently or temporarily in outdoor spaces or galleries. Deadline: 7 May 2021.

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15.04.2021

Allianz Kulturstiftung > Call for Projects, ‘The Art of Bringing Europe Together’

Allianz Kulturstiftung has launched a call for proposals with the aim of reaching parties using artistic and cultural means to create open spaces enabling critical discourse about Europe’s future, and also of supporting exchange and networking across borders. Proposals are accepted all year, with successful applications announced in December and July.

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15.04.2021

IASPIS – the Swedish Arts Grants Committee International Programme for Visual and Applied Arts > (Sweden)

IASPIS – the Swedish Arts Grants Committee International Programme for Visual and Applied Arts are looking for a guest curator for a limited period of time, who would liaise with the management and other staff on developing operations at IASPIS. The position is full time, with a fixed term of one year, with a possible extension, starting on 1 October 2021 or by agreement. Deadline: 2 May 2021.

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14.04.2021

Institut français > Résidanses 2021 > Call for applications (Africa)

“Résidanses 2021” is an incubation programme for choreographic projects aimed at providing support to emerging African choreographers as they develop their creative process. It allows artists and companies to take part in residencies to develop a new work or further develop a work in progress with the aid of a mentor. The call for applications is addressed to emerging contemporary and urban dance choreographers or companies based on the continent, wishing to develop a new creation or a stage of work in progress. Deadline: 30 April 2021.

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14.04.2021

Festival Sens Interdits (Lyon, France) > Un(e) chargé(e) de production, diffusion et coordination du festival (Remplacement de congé maternité)

Sous l’autorité du directeur de la structure, en lien étroit avec l’administratrice générale, et au sein de l’équipe du Festival Sens Interdits (8 à 10 personnes), le/la chargé(e) de production, diffusion et coordination aura notamment pour missions la préparation de la 7ème édition du Festival Sens Interdits. Date limite : 26 avril 2021.

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13.04.2021

Open Call for Congolese, Brazilian and Swiss artists for the Project ‘Quilombo’ (Switzerland / Remote)

The tri-continental project ‘Quilombo’ will involve an exhibition, a three-month residency in two Swiss cities, and the production of a catalogue. Activities take place in summer/autumn 2021. Individual or two-person applications are welcomed from Congolese, Brazilian and Swiss artists, and are open to all disciplines that imbue a research-based practice. Deadline: 30 April 2021.

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13.04.2021

Curated Affairs > Call for Artists Based in Warsaw to Propose a Project on the Work of Joseph Beuys (Germany)

To mark the 100th birthday of Joseph Beuys and to honour the town twinning between Poland’s capital Warsaw and the state capital Düsseldorf, the curatorial outfit Curated Affairs are pleased to invite two professional artists based in Warsaw to attend a 14 day research residency in Düsseldorf, preferably in July 2021. There is no age restriction. The submission of a research project proposal on the work of Joseph Beuys is required. Deadline: 25 April 2021.

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13.04.2021

Journeys Festival > Call for Artists and Mentors for LOOK UP 2021 (UK / Germany)

LOOK UP 2021 is a collaborative visual arts mentorship programme. Artists will develop new work which will be installed in Leicester, Manchester and Portsmouth as part of Journeys Festival International 2021 (15-25 October), and will take part in two short residencies which will take place between June-August 2021, at Aspex, Portsmouth and coculture, Berlin, and/or online, dependent on COVID travel restrictions. Artists must be Europe-based, under 30, and from a sanctuary-seeking background or with refugee heritage. Deadline: 19 April 2021.

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13.04.2021

DigiTraining > Digital Training / Capacity Building for Organisations in the Heritage Sector (Online)

DigiTraining is a capacity building programme that will provide a large number of cultural heritage institutions with new digital skills and the management tools to deal with and benefit from them. The call is addressed to small or midsize museums, as well as other tangible or intangible heritage organisations with open facilities accessible to the public. Deadline: 31 May 2021.

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13.04.2021

transmediale festival > Digital Residencies for ‘What Stays – Archiving Care’ (Online)

The year-long project What Stays – Archiving Care will explore digital counter-archives and the role of technology in opening up alternative histories and memories. It is launching with an open call for three digital residencies for international artists from any discipline. The residencies will take place remotely between June - September 2021 with the completed work presented online. Deadline: 4 May 2021.

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13.04.2021

IMPALA Campus > Mastering the Music Business Digital Workshop (Online)

The third IMPALA Campus digital workshop is taking place on 17 May 2021, in partnership with Mastering the Music Business. Ten selected participants will receive high level training by music industry experts on the following topics: Merchandising, Brand Partnerships, Overview of the Music Industry Ecosystem, Data Insights, Digital Marketing. Participation in the workshop is completely free and participants also get free access to the Mastering the Music Business conference. Deadline: 3 May 2021.

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