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Deadline: April 15, 2016
WOMEX 16 Call for Proposals Now Open – to everyone active in the global music scene. Opportunities to showcase music, screen film, share and discuss music knowledge at WOMEX 16 in Santiago de Compostela in Spain next October. The WOMEX Showcase, Conference and Film programme is created based on an annual call for proposals inviting […] More
Deadline: March 30, 2016
Eurasian Creaspace Networking (ECN) is one of the projects selected this year through ASEF Creative Networks. A joint project of the Culture Industry Institute, Yunnan University (China) and Econcult, University of Valencia (Spain), it focuses on local formal and informal, small and mid-size spaces in the cultural and creative industries More
David FERNANDEZ interviews 4 guest artists who participated in the 2nd edition of the street art, illustration and music festival BUKRUK II in Bangkok, Thailand More
Deadline: March 21, 2016
Submissions are open for the 2016 Athens Photo Festival, on the theme: [mis/dis]placed. At the core of the Athens Photo Festival is an open submission process which welcomes artists/photographers, collectives, curators, galleries and organisations from all over the world to submit their work to be considered for the main exhibition programme. The selected projects will be exhibited […] More
We Seek: We are looking for very motivated students for our next Summer School in Curatorial Studies which will be held in Venice next summer during the Architecture International Art Biennale.
We Offer: With an interdisciplinary approach, the course provides practical training and experience within museums and exhibition settings. Its international faculty includes curators and museum professionals, artists and critics. The course is designed to increase students understanding of the intellectual and technical tasks of the curator figure. English-taught lectures cover both theoretical and practical topics that go from the history of contemporary visual arts and practices of exhibition-making, to Exhibition Management. The students will participate in weekly activities, such as artist studio visits, tours of exhibition spaces, networking events and workshops. The program culminates with the set up of the exhibition and the publication of a printed catalogue. The Summer School includes visits of specific art venues all over the city of Venice during the International Architecture Biennale. A series of selected case studies will offer the students an opportunity to observe the development of contemporary art. The School’s goal is to align these specific theoretical lectures with a practical approach. Besides the theoretical lectures, a series of laboratories and workshops aims to introduce the students to the work of critical text writing, press releases and to structure all the different aspects of publishing. The students will be offered the possibility of a gallery training and of setting up together - with one of our tutors, their exhibition in Venice, as a final project of the course.
The School for Curatorial Studies is an ambitious and challenging project promoted since 2004 and conceived as a school committed to experimentation and interdisciplinary thinking. The main goals are to spread the knowledge in the field of visual arts and to introduce the students to the professions related to the art world, focusing on contemporary […] More
Discipline:Art and Environment
We Seek: We seek for the creative thinkers: artists, writers, curators, cultural managers, musicians and academics, who would like to make researches on the relationship between Art and Nature; who are seeking for answers of the question of whether artists may affect social change - art works use creative vision to highlight the ways in which we see the Nature, psychologically, philosophically.
We Offer: We offer a Residence space for realization of the projects and public presentation of theirs work
Culture and Energy is an NGO established in 2003 by a group of artists and researchers.The main goal of the organization is to investigate the various levels of the complex interactions between Culture and Nature. The activities of the organization are based on the understanding that Culture is, in fact, an interaction between man and […] More
We Seek: We are seeking contemporary artists working in any media seeking the qualities of a secluded retreat and potential collaboration. We want to explore the following themes - climate / weather, rural social and political issues, land / agriculture. We are inviting these artists to join us for artist residencies in South-West Dorset, England.
We Offer: We are offering a new artist residency program – The Mothership – in Dorset, from March 2016. This opportunity is for contemporary artists working in any media seeking the qualities of a secluded retreat and potential collaboration. The residencies can range in length from a weekend to six weeks, depending on the needs of the artist and the availability of the studio, and are tailored towards professional artists seeking the ideal qualities for a working retreat – quiet, seclusion and creative inspiration.
Unincorporated Collaborations (UC) is a company lead by Anna Best – a Dorset-based artist. It exists to set up stimulating collaborations with interesting people from around the world. It is a not for profit arts initiative which aims to raise consciousness and create dialogue around issues pertinent to our current political and social landscape UC is launching The Mothership, a […] More
We Seek: We are looking for curators and photographers in Asia who can give us a presentation (20min-length, All programs are in English) on the theme ‘From Analog Photography to Digital Photography’. We also welcome curators and photographers from Asia who are interested in the theme and are willing to join this program.
We Offer: We’ll provide all attendants with free accommodations and allotted presentation fees for the selected speakers.
The Museum of Photography, Seoul, is the first museum of photography in Korea, authorized in 2002. The museum engages in a variety of activities to promote an understanding and appreciation of photography. It exists to encourage and inspire photographers who choose to pursue an artistic career in the realm of Korean photography. The museum’s mission […] More
We Seek: Networking and collaboration in EtP Project 365, the public photo-art project that collectively creates and preserves photographic visuals of the fast vanishing culture and lifestyle of ancient Tamilakam (contemporary South India). Year-long project 365 Tiruvannamalai was completed in August 2015 and Project 365 tri-sangam ports will begin during August 2016.
We Offer: Residency for young, upcoming and professional photographers in Tiruvannamalai ( https://ekalokamtrustforphotography.wordpress.com/residency-programme-for-photographers/ ) Collaboration and networking support
EtP (Ekalokam Trust for Photography) is an artist run, registered, not-for profit organization based in Tamil Nadu, India. The visionary behind EtP is noted contemporary Indian photographer Abul Kalam Azad. EtP has been informally working in Tiruvannamalai since mid 2012 and was legally formed in the year August 2013 by Abul Kalam Azad, Kulanthaivel – […] More
Deadline: April 3, 2016
A call for artists-in-residence projects for the next Tara expedition – Tara PACIFIC 2016-2018 | Tara Expeditions is offering artist-in-residencies aboard the schooner during the upcoming Tara PACIFIC expedition. Artists are invited to submit their projects. agnès b., co-founder and sponsor of Tara Expeditions, but also gallery owner, designer and collector for 40 years, supports artists […] More
Date: February 5, 2016 - March 26, 2016
Travelling to venues across the UK, the Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme 2016, the largest and only programme focusing on Japanese cinema in the UK, returns in 2016 offering an enlightening and expansive introduction to Japanese cinema, exploring issues surrounding the ways people live, and the views towards life and death in Japan. Touring to 13 […] More
ASEF culture360 is proud to announce the publication of E-connector, a new series of online resources on the culture and creative industries, digitalisation of arts and humanities and cultural mobility in Asia and Europe. This project was commissioned by ASEF culture360 and researched by On the Move with the contribution of the Luxembourg Agency for Cultural Affairs and Planting Rice. More
ASEF Culture360 contributor Florent Petit met with Russian artist Igor Ponosov and Anton Polsky, members of the collective Partizaning. In this interview they share their project on how to make Moscow more bike and pedestrian friendly with “Do It Yourself” actions. More
Date: February 22, 2016 - February 27, 2016
Across Asia Film Festival takes place in Cagliari, Sardinia from 22-27 February 2016. It features independent films from Singapore, Japan, Viet Nam and China. The festival marks the 50th anniversary of the birth of the republic of Singapore and the 40th anniversary of the birth of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam. Across Asia Film […] More
Deadline: February 28, 2016
RESEARCHING RESEARCHERS at Fabrica – residency open call for curators and archival researchers at Fabrica, Treviso, Italy at the renowned communication research centre established on the vision of Luciano Benetton. Fabrica is currently offering residencies for cultural and photographic projects to researchers able to transform archival materials in artistic social and photographic research. The scholars will […] More
As a result of the project Curating In Depth, the partners have designed the e-publication CURATING-IN-DEPTH Toolkit, which includes the exchange documentation, educational materials, lectures and discussions. More
UNESCO has published a report ‘UNESCO’s Work on Culture and Sustainable Development Evaluation of a Policy Theme’. This constitutes an evaluation of work undertaken by UNESCO in the Culture and Sustainable Development field. Evidence was collected through a mix of methods, which included a desk study, phone/Skype and in person interviews with over 250 stakeholders […] More