Asia-Europe Foundation > culture360 call for articles > How are the arts adapting to the "New Normal"?
culture360.ASEF.org is an online platform offering up-to-date information on arts, culture & heritage from 51 countries in Asia & Europe. It is a website for artists, cultural professionals, policy makers and anyone interested in international cultural co-operation. The call for articles particularly focused on artists' residencies, arts and disabilities and funding in the arts in times of pandemic. Deadline: 5 November 2020.
BETA CIRCUS aims to address new trends in contemporary circus and to offset the lack of opportunities for artists to get training at a high professional level. 12 participants will be selected for an international capacity building programme in new trends for circus arts, with a focus on new magic, to be promoted in between May 2021 and March 2022 with training weeks in Serbia, Italy, Portugal and Latvia. Deadline: 15 December 2020.
Sonic Acts, an interdisciplinary arts organisation based in Amsterdam, invites you to apply for the OVEREXPOSED residency programme, investigating pollution as a global thread that affects everything living and non-living on the planet. The residency lasts for one continuous month and will take somewhere between December 2020 and May 2021. Applications are invited from artists and researchers active in the fields of environmental, blue, animal and energy humanities, discard studies, disaster studies, waste colonialism, health care studies, postcolonial studies, geopolitics, media and experimental arts, etc. Deadline: 1 November 2020.
Tandem 360° are looking for 20 civil society and cultural activists from Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia, and from Libyan initiatives and collectives displaced in these countries. Tandem 360° is a new addition to the six existing Tandem programmes for cultural exchange. In the spirit of ‘doing-it-together’, the one-year programme offers a space to experiment with multidisciplinary project ideas, ecosystem mapping and inventive approaches to create change through culture. Activities take place from May 2020 to September 2021. Deadline: 23 November 2020.
The GENDERhouse#2 Queer Arts Festival in Aarhus, Denmark is open for applications for full length performance works that either tackle themes of gender, sexuality or identity or that defy traditions, queer the borders of what performance is and can be, or have an artistic expression that stands out from the ‘artistic usual or genre normative’. Selected performances will be programmed as part of the festival between 24 September – 10 October 2021. You must be resident in Europe to apply. Deadline: 15 November 2020.
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.
Farnham Maltings > New Conversations Programme for Artistic Partnerships Between Canada and the UK (Online / Remote)
New Conversations is a programme funded and delivered by the British Council, Farnham Maltings, Canada Council for the Arts and High Commission of Canada in the UK. UK-Canada artistic partnerships working in theatre and dance are invited to apply for funding to explore how they can develop new creative ideas, exchange knowledge and practice without meeting in person. The fund is open to UK and Canada based artists, collectives, independent companies and organisations. Deadline: 27 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.