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Manuel Rivera-Ortiz documentary photo grant

Deadline: March 31, 2015

Manuel Rivera-Ortiz documentary photo grant

The Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for Documentary Photography & Film will award a $5,000 USD grant to one documentary photography project – international call for proposals dealing with themes of human importance and impact. Documentary photographers from around the world are invited to submit documentary photography projects along with an 15-image supporting portfolio on topics of […]  More

Posted: March 12, 2015

Open Call 2015 | Playable City Award

Deadline: April 7, 2015

Open Call 2015 | Playable City Award

International call to creatives for The Playable City Award, offering production grant, trip to Tokyo, practical support to make and install the work in Bristol, UK and more… Creatives from around the world are invited to propose distinctive ideas that put people and play at the heart of the Future City. All over the world […]  More

Frieze Artist Award 2015

Deadline: February 10, 2015

Frieze Artist Award 2015

The Frieze Artist Award is a major opportunity to present ambitious, site-specific work at Frieze London 2015 as part of the Frieze Projects programme. The Award is open to UK and international artists between 25–40 years of age. The Frieze Artist Award is a major opportunity to present ambitious, site-specific work as part of the […]  More

Posted: February 4, 2015

Kobe Biennale 2015 | open calls

Deadline: April 22, 2015

Kobe Biennale 2015 | open calls

The 5th KOBE Biennale 2015 draws upon the arts for Urban Development and will run 19 September – November 23 across various sites in the attractive port city in Japan. Open calls are announced for three international art competitions with the overall theme of: Suki [su:ki], (meaning “love”) NOTE: there are three different deadlines – check […]  More

Posted: February 3, 2015

BigCi Environmental Awards – artist residencies in Australia

Deadline: March 10, 2015

BigCi Environmental Awards - artist residencies in Australia

Australian and International Artists are invited to submit entries for the BigCi Environmental Awards 2015. This year, BigCi is offering 3 awards, each consisting of a free 3-week BigCi artist residency in the World Heritage listed Greater Blue Mountains, New South Wales. Submissions deadline is 10th of March 2015 Submission Criteria The BigCi Environmental Awards are […]  More

Voies Off Prize 2015 | call for submissions

Deadline: February 10, 2015

Voies Off Prize 2015 | call for submissions

The 20th Voies Off Festival in Arles, France announces the 20th edition international call for entries for the prestigious contemporary photography awards. Voies Off offers an alternative approach to emerging contemporary photography, its particularities, its evolutions, and its areas of resistance. ELIGIBILITY no restriction regarding age or nationality. Participants in the Prizes of the festival […]  More

Posted: January 20, 2015

Short documentary competition to celebrate EU-Singapore connection

Deadline: April 6, 2015

Short documentary competition to celebrate EU-Singapore connection

2015 marks 50 years of independence of Singapore. To mark this anniversary, the EU Center in Singapore is launching a short documentary competition that celebrates the unique role that Europe and Europeans have played in Singapore’s development.  More

Posted: January 19, 2015
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LAND ART at Arte Laguna Prize | call for submissions

Deadline: January 20, 2015

LAND ART at Arte Laguna Prize | call for submissions

International call for submissions for LAND ART at Arte Laguna prize – open for entries for a new Arte Laguna contest section, Land Art, conceived in collaboration with Thetis Spa from Venice. Artists worldwide are eligible, with no restrictions to creativity in investigating the landscape and in putting nature in the spotlight. Artists can submit […]  More

Posted: January 12, 2015

COAL Prize 2015 | call for entries – DEADLINE EXTENDED

Deadline: February 28, 2015

COAL Prize 2015 | call for entries - DEADLINE EXTENDED

CALL FOR ENTRIES – COAL PRIZE ART AND ENVIRONMENT 2015 – PARIS CLIMAT 2015 / COP21.  The COAL Prize Art and Environment rewards each year a project by a contemporary artist involved in environmental issues.  NOTE: the deadline for submissions has been extended to 28 February 2015 Its goals are to promote and support the vital […]  More

Posted: December 15, 2014

Eyes on Asia photography awards

Deadline: December 31, 2014

Eyes on Asia photography awards

Eyes on Asia Awards is an open call international photography competition, inviting entries in four categories: images of Asia and Oceania under the categories of People, Nature, Travel Folio and Sense of Place. The Eyes on Asia Awards are looking for images that are positive, uplifting, inspiring, sometimes funny or quirky. Images that inspire the […]  More

Posted: December 3, 2014

Jaipur Literature Festival 2015 + Annual JLF Writing Competition

Date: January 21, 2015 - January 25, 2015

Jaipur Literature Festival 2015 + Annual JLF Writing Competition

As the largest FREE literary festival on earth, the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) runs 21-25 January and brings together some of the greatest thinkers and writers from across South Asia and the world. Still time to enter the JLF Annual Writing Competition. From Nobel laureates to local language writers, Man Booker prize winners to debut […]  More

Posted: December 3, 2014

Cultural Innovation International Prize

Deadline: February 5, 2015

Cultural Innovation International Prize

The Cultural Innovation International Prize is a biennial competition organised by the Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB) with the aim of incentivising projects that explore the potential cultural scenarios of the coming years through research and practice. The first edition of the Prize ties in with the 20th anniversary of the CCCB. For […]  More

ELEVATE | British Council creativity for social change Challenge – open for entries

Deadline: January 5, 2015

ELEVATE | British Council creativity for social change Challenge - open for entries

Developed and presented by the British Council, ELEVATE aims to build a global community of creative problem-solvers, who will meet practical challenges with innovative solutions. Applications are now invited from creatives in the East Asia region and the UK (eligible countries below) for the ELEVATE StartWell Challenge – on Re-imagining Play. Open to creatives from […]  More

9th International Arte Laguna Prize – DEADLINE EXTENDED

Deadline: December 4, 2014

9th International Arte Laguna Prize - DEADLINE EXTENDED

The Arte Laguna international contest dedicated to the visual arts – call for entries for the 9th Edition.  6 categories with cash prizes (7,000 € per category), art residency prizes, individual exhibition prizes and an exhibition of finalists at the Arsenale, Venice. The Deadline is extended to: December 4th 2014 Arte Laguna Prize: 6 CATEGORIES: […]  More

Posted: October 24, 2014

Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2015 | call for entries

Deadline: November 15, 2014

Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2015 | call for entries

The 2015 Commonwealth Short Story Prize is open for entries. Entry is free. Each year, five winning writers are selected from five different Commonwealth regions who share a total prize money of £15,000. The overall winner receives £5,000, one of the highest amounts for an international short story prize open to unpublished writers. Regional winners […]  More

Posted: October 23, 2014

8th Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale | open call

Deadline: November 7, 2014

8th Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale | open call

Artists around the world are invited to take part in the international competition organized by the Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale 2015 which takes place in Icheon, Korea in April/May 2015. The International Competition of GICBiennale 2015 whole-heartedly welcomes works by artists that re-interpret traditional values of ceramics in truly unique ways, breaking away from the […]  More

Posted: October 9, 2014
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LAND-SHAPE Land Art North Denmark open call

Deadline: November 1, 2014

LAND-SHAPE Land Art North Denmark open call

LAND-SHAPE – Land Art North Denmark is an open call international competition which aims to create large scale land art works. Ten winning projects will be selected. LAND-SHAPE, Land Art North Denmark invites artists, designers, architects, scientists and entrepreneurs to submit proposals for visionary, site-specific Land Art for Northern Jutland. LAND-SHAPE aims to create large […]  More

Posted: October 6, 2014

IAAC International Awards for Art Criticism | in English or Chinese

Deadline: October 15, 2014

IAAC International Awards for Art Criticism | in English or Chinese

IAAC International Awards for Art Criticism: call for new annual international Awards for Art Criticism, open to candidates of any age from anywhere in the world, writing in Chinese or English about any contemporary art exhibition held between 30 September 2013 and 30 September 2014. China Minsheng Bank / Shanghai 21st Century Minsheng Art Museum […]  More

Posted: September 22, 2014

20th IFVA Awards | Incubator for Film and Visual Media in Asia – call for entries

Deadline: October 22, 2014

20th IFVA Awards | Incubator for Film and Visual Media in Asia - call for entries

Call for entries for the 20th IFVA Awards – film and visual media. Two categories (Asian New Force and Media Art) are open to nationals/permanent residents of Asian countries and regions – other categories are aimed at Hong Kong permanent residents. Organised by Hong Kong Arts Centre, ifva is an Incubator for Film and Visual media in […]  More

Posted: September 19, 2014

Szpilman Award | open call

Deadline: September 30, 2014

Szpilman Award | open call

The Szpilman Award is awarded to works that exist only for a moment or a short period of time.  The purpose of the award is to promote such works whose forms consist of ephemeral situations. Open call for entries for Szpilman Award 2014. The prize winner receives the Jackpot Stipendium. This scholarship consists of three […]  More

Posted: September 5, 2014

Syngenta Photography Award

Deadline: September 15, 2014

Syngenta Photography Award

Through compelling imagery, the Syngenta Photography Award aims to draw attention and stimulate dialogue around key global challenges. The award offers photographers an international platform for their work and also provides the opportunity to explore issues of global significance. This year photographers are invited to explore the theme Scarcity-Waste. Be part of a creative dialogue […]  More

Posted: August 29, 2014

Memefest 2014 | call for entries

Deadline: September 20, 2014

Memefest 2014 | call for entries

For the 11th MemeFest – the Festival of Socially Responsible Communication and Art – international entries are invited on the theme: RADICAL INTIMACIES: DIALOGUE IN OUR TIMES, with categories for visual communication practice; critical writing and participatory art. Memefest is an artist-led project run by Memefest Kolektiv, based in Slovenia and Australia. Dialogue is tirelessly […]  More

Posted: August 27, 2014

Asian Creative Story | international contest

Deadline: August 31, 2014

Asian Creative Story | international contest

Take one of  ‘The 200 Stories of Asia’ as your inspiration and enter this 2014 International Contest for Asian Creative Story, developed under the planned Asian Cultural Complex in Korea. Entries to be made in the form of creative fairytales or digital cartoons, the competition is open to individuals and groups, any age or nationality […]  More

Posted: August 19, 2014

Screen & Sound Fest | film visualisation contest

Deadline: August 25, 2014

Screen & Sound Fest | film visualisation contest

The festival Screen & Sound Fest. – Let’s See The Music in Krakow, Poland is an international open competition for creating a film visualisation of distinguished Polish composers’ musical works. The project is a platform integrating artists’ visual imagination with the world of symphonic music. The integral and most important part of Screen & Sound […]  More

Posted: August 13, 2014

Flash Europa 28 | contest for young EU writers to reach Chinese readers

Deadline: August 15, 2014

Flash Europa 28 | contest for young EU writers to reach Chinese readers

Flash Europa 28 will showcase European flash fiction and offer free, original, creative and quality content to the Chinese online reader. Young authors (aged up to 28 years) from EU countries are invited to submit short stories (under 500 words) now!! Deadline for entries: 15 August 2014 The Delegation of the European Union to China, […]  More

Posted: August 11, 2014

Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation Art Prize

Deadline: September 30, 2014

Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation Art Prize

The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation invites submissions for the third Daiwa Foundation Art Prize, which offers a British artist a first solo show at a gallery in Tokyo, Japan. In addition, the winning artist is awarded a participation fee of £5000, and a period of support and introductions to key individuals and organisations in the Japanese […]  More

Posted: July 8, 2014

Frieze Writer’s Prize

Deadline: July 21, 2014

Frieze Writer's Prize

Frieze Writer’s Prize, an annual international award to discover and promote new art critics, is now open for entries. The winning entrant will be commissioned to write a review for frieze and will be awarded £2,000. Entrants must submit one unpublished review of a recent contemporary art exhibition, which should be 700 words in length. […]  More

Posted: June 18, 2014

Tokyo International Photography Festival Competition

Deadline: June 30, 2014

Tokyo International Photography Festival Competition

The Tokyo International Photography Competition invites photographers from eligible countries (Europe, Japan and N. America) to explore the complex concept of “identity” in our ever changing world. The goal of the Tokyo International Photography Competition (TIPC) is to create a series of cultural and geographical bridges between some the world’s largest photographic communities. It provides […]  More

Posted: June 9, 2014

The Lumen Prize | call for digital artworks

Deadline: June 30, 2014

The Lumen Prize | call for digital artworks

International call for entries for The Lumen Prize, the global prize for digital art. The prize offers participation in a touring international exhibition and cash prizes. The Lumen Prize Exhibition celebrates the very best art created digitally. Our goal is to focus the world’s attention on this exciting genre of art through an annual competition and […]  More

Posted: June 5, 2014
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IIAS Photo Contest | Picturing Asia

Deadline: June 30, 2014

IIAS Photo Contest | Picturing Asia

IIAS – the International Institute for Asian Studies in Leiden in the Netherlands – is running an international photo contest in 2014, on the theme of ‘Picturing Asia’. Entries are invited in six categories focused on the culture, heritage and everyday realities of life in Asia. In celebrating the IIAS 20th anniversary, readers and friends […]  More

Posted: April 22, 2014

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