culture360.asef.org » Opportunities http://culture360.asef.org Connecting Asia and Europe through arts and culture Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:27:28 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.5.1 Asian Producers’ Platform CAMPhttp://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/asian-producers-platform-camp/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=asian-producers-platform-camp http://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/asian-producers-platform-camp/#comments Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:36:22 +0000 Judith Staines http://culture360.asef.org/?post_type=opportunity&p=44495

Asian Producers’ Platform CAMP 2014 in Seoul | 30 Nov-6 Dec  – call for applications. APP Camp is delighted to encourage emerging and established producers of performing arts in...  Read More

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Asian Producers’ Platform CAMP 2014 in Seoul | 30 Nov-6 Dec  – call for applications. APP Camp is delighted to encourage emerging and established producers of performing arts in Asia.

Deadline for applications: October 3

Producers who have high understanding about local culture and an interest in developing inter-cultural practice and Producers who have open mind about mutual exchanging to join this exciting producer network APP Camp!

The Asian Producers’ Platform (APP) is a new long term public-private partnership initiative driven by Steering Committee for the Producer (Korea) and the Arts Council of Korea (Korea); Open Network for Performing Arts Management (ON-PAM, Japan); Performing Arts Alliance (PAA, Taiwan); and Live Performance Australia (LPA, Australia) and Performing Lines (Australia).

It is designed to create a strongly linked network of Asian producers who can work effectively across the region, sharing and developing artistic works, skills and cultural practices.

Attendance is by application and the selection criteria will include a commitment to developing inter-cultural producing practice. APP CAMP incorporates a mix of emerging and established producers, in recognition that established producers still need support to develop inter-cultural practice.

APP Camps are planned as follows: 2014 Korea /2015 Taiwan/2016 Japan/2017 Australia

The Asian Producers’ Platform (APP) offers participants the opportunity to:
1) Develop industry networks in key Asian countries
2) Explore producing as a creative practice
3) Develop an Inter-cultural practice
4) Develop as an Arts Leader

See Facebook page for guidelines and application form

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IAAC International Awards for Art Criticism | in English or Chinesehttp://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/iaac-international-awards-for-art-criticism-in-english-or-chinese/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=iaac-international-awards-for-art-criticism-in-english-or-chinese http://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/iaac-international-awards-for-art-criticism-in-english-or-chinese/#comments Sun, 21 Sep 2014 21:58:20 +0000 Judith Staines http://culture360.asef.org/?post_type=opportunity&p=44190

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...  Read More

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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 / International Association of Art Critics / Royal College of Art, London announce the IAAC International Awards for Art Criticism, open to candidates around the world writing in Chinese or English.

Deadline 15th October, 2014

The First Prize consists of a cash award of 50,000 RMB (6,000 Euros) and a fully funded two-week residency in Shanghai or London, in spring 2015. The two Second Prizes – one each, for an essay in Chinese and in English – will consist of a fully funded travel bursary for a two-week residency in Shanghai or London around the same time.

The Awards aim to support independent critical coverage of contemporary art, away from the immediate pressures of the market, media and private patronage. They seek to stimulate good writing, critical thinking, dialogue and research in China, the UK and wider afield. There is no age limit, and the Awards are open to all. The objectivity of the selection process is underpinned, both by the recognised professionalism of the Chinese and English-speaking jury members and by the strict anonymity of the judging process.

The Awards will be hosted by an International Board, adjudicated by an international jury and organised by the Shanghai 21st Century Minsheng Art Museum (opening in November 2014). The Awards will be held in partnership with the Royal College of Art, London, the world most influential postgraduate institution of art and design, and in association with the UK Section of the International Association of Art Critics (AICA). The principal sponsors are the Minsheng Banking Corporation Ltd.

How to apply

Entrants are required to submit a piece of critical writing about a contemporary art exhibition held anywhere in the world between 30 September 2013 and 30 September 2014. The start and end dates of the exhibition may fall outside of these dates but the exhibition must have been open to the public at some stage during the stated dates.

Submissions should be no longer than 2,000 words or 1,500 Chinese characters in length and may be accompanied by a maximum of three images, that are cleared for publication, Entries must be submitted as a single PDF file no greater than 4MB – i.e an ‘optimised’ pdf. The entire email should not be more than 5MB. Copyright of all texts must be assigned to the IAAC, regardless of whether or not they have been previously published. All entries will initially be sorted and shortlisted by the organisers and academic partners in China and the UK, then translated into Chinese (for English-language submissions) or English (for Chinese-language submissions).

The final adjudication will be in English, at a meeting of the combined panel of Chinese and English-speaking experts on 22 November 2014 in Shanghai, and announced to the media immediately afterwards. Up to 30 entries from the final shortlist, including the award-winning entries, will be published in the original languages and in translation, both in hard copy and online. Award Winners will be invited to take part in a public presentation, discussion and evaluation of the event in Shanghai, in spring 2015, when the terms of the 2015 Awards will also be announced.

Note: if you have any problems opening the link, you can check full submission details on Re-title

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20th IFVA Awards | Incubator for Film and Visual Media in Asia – call for entrieshttp://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/20th-ifva-awards-incubator-for-film-and-visual-media-in-asia-call-for-entries/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=20th-ifva-awards-incubator-for-film-and-visual-media-in-asia-call-for-entries http://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/20th-ifva-awards-incubator-for-film-and-visual-media-in-asia-call-for-entries/#comments Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:20:02 +0000 Judith Staines http://culture360.asef.org/?post_type=opportunity&p=44130

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...  Read More

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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 Asia (formerly the Hong Kong Independent Short Film and Video Awards). Founded in 1995, ifva serves as a platform that actively promotes and encourages creative talents in Asia, making short films, videos, animation and media art.

Asian New Force Category

- There is no restriction on shooting format.

- Any type of film and animation (including fiction, documentary, experimental, except commercials) can be submitted to this category.

- The Entry must contain English subtitles.

Media Art Category

- Entry must be a completed work.

- Media Art works can be in all forms and formats. Digital art, interactive media, computer game, sound art, kinetic art and any other time-based installation are all welcome.

- Concept and design of work, demo video, technical requirement, set up plan and diagram are required to submit for assessment.

- The documents and video should be in English or with English subtitles

See website for guidelines for all five categories and check your eligibility carefully

Deadline for entries: 22 October 2014

Entries must be produced on or after 1 October 2013. Works that have been updated after the said date are also eligible

Travel, cash and media equipment prizes are offered in the Asian New Force and Media Art categories.

OBJECTIVES

  • To discover and nurture the next currents for local creative industry of moving images
  • To encourage creativity, aesthetics and innovative use of medium
  • To encourage cross-fertilization of creativity, knowledge and experience on media creation among different regions in Asia

Eligibility note – Asian countries and regions which are included for IFVA Awards (specific categories – see guidelines) are: Afghanistan; Armenia; Azerbaijan; Bahrain; Bangladesh; Bhutan; Brunei; Cambodia; China; China (Macau S.A.R); East Timor (Timor-Leste); Georgia; India; Indonesia; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Japan; Jordan; Kazakhstan; North Korea; Kuwait; Kyrgyzstan; Laos; Lebanon; Malaysia; Maldives; Mongolia; Myanmar; Nepal; Oman; Palestine; Pakistan; Philippines; Qatar; Russia; Saudi Arabia; Singapore; Sri Lanka; South Korea; Syria; Taiwan; Tajikistan; Thailand; Turkey; Turkmenistan; United Arab Emirates; Uzbekistan; Vietnam; Yemen

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Performing Arts Japan Programme for Europe | PAJ Europe 2015-16http://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/performing-arts-japan-programme-for-europe-paj-europe-2015-16/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=performing-arts-japan-programme-for-europe-paj-europe-2015-16 http://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/performing-arts-japan-programme-for-europe-paj-europe-2015-16/#comments Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:36:18 +0000 Judith Staines http://culture360.asef.org/?post_type=opportunity&p=43954

Performing Arts Japan (PAJ) provides financial assistance to Japan-related art projects in Europe (PAJ Europe) that aim to introduce Japanese performing arts to local audiences in the region, or...  Read More

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Performing Arts Japan (PAJ) provides financial assistance to Japan-related art projects in Europe (PAJ Europe) that aim to introduce Japanese performing arts to local audiences in the region, or to facilitate exchange between leading artists in Japan and Europe. The Japan Foundation is now accepting applications for the program.

The annual grant programme of the Japan Foundation PAJ Europe is available to European organisers who are planning Japan related performing arts projects in their countries. See below for eligible European countries.

There are two grant categories: Touring Grant and Collaboration Grant.

The grant can be used to cover:

a) Expenses for invited Japanese artists/professionals:

  • International airfare (discounted economy class)
  • Travel costs within Europe
  • Lodging and Per Diems
  • Freight

b) Expenses for the Translator/Interpreter:

  • Translation and interpreting costs (between Japanese and European languages) related to the project

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For the Touring Grant, the proposed project must tour at least two European locations, multiple venues in the same city are considered to be one location, and priority will be given to projects where the applicants can afford to cover some of the expense items that are included in the PAJ grant coverage.

For the Collaboration Grant, this programme will only fund the costs incurred during the development process of creating new works. Costs for the public presentation of a completed work, including its rehearsal, as a result of the collaboration, will not be covered by the Collaboration grant.

The next round of applications is for projects taking place between 1 April 2015 and 30 June 2016.

Deadline for applications: 30 October 2014

For the Performing Arts Japan (PAJ) Programme for Europe guidelines, please click here and for an application form, please contact Junko Takekawa.

Note: applications for PAJ Europe, from organisations in ALL eligible European countries, are managed and received by the Japan Foundation office in the UK.  Other information/programmes on the website are aimed only at UK arts professionals.

You can consult the list of awarded PAJ Europe projects for 2014-15 and 2013-14

Eligible PAJ European countries

Applications for this programme can only be accepted from groups who are based in the following countries – Albania, Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Kosovo, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Monaco, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the U.K ., Vatican City.

Images: Oriza Hirata & Seinendan & Osaka University Robot Theatre Project Theater Company – production of Kafka’s Metamorphosis, November 7 2014 performance at Trafó House of Contemporary Arts Budapest, Hungary, funded under PAJ Europe 2014-15 programme

Almoço com 500 Avós (Dinner for 500 Grandparents) – performance by Tatsumi Orimoto for the Trienal no Alentejo, Portugal in June 2013, funded under PAJ Europe

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7th International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius 2015 | open callhttp://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/7th-international-artists-book-triennial-vilnius-2015-open-call/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=7th-international-artists-book-triennial-vilnius-2015-open-call http://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/7th-international-artists-book-triennial-vilnius-2015-open-call/#comments Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:28:01 +0000 Judith Staines http://culture360.asef.org/?post_type=opportunity&p=43489

A call for entries is announced for the 7th International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius 2015. Promoting artist’s books from around the world, the Triennal opens in Lithuania and will...  Read More

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A call for entries is announced for the 7th International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius 2015. Promoting artist’s books from around the world, the Triennal opens in Lithuania and will travel to Germany, Australia, France, Latvia and Italy in 2015-16.

Exhibition theme: “Error” {mistake}

The “7th International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius 2015″ is organized in order to promote artist’s books all over the world and to make an exchanges between artists. With the great support of the Artists we hope to keep the highest artistic level of the 7th Artist’s Book Triennial as it was in previous our Triennials. With your participation we hope to make a remarkable Exhibition of artist’s books, and to open a window for people to discover a wonderful world of artist’s books.

We kindly invite all artists to participate in the “7th International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius 2015″.

Circle “Bokartas” in cooperation with the “Artist’s Book Creators Community” organize the “7th International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius 2015″. We are non-profit organization holding the International Artist’s Book Exhibitions for the last 19 years. Since 1994 twelve artists books exhibitions and six International Artist‘s Book Triennials were organized where 715 artists from 63 countries were selected for the Triennials by the jury. Triennials took place not only in Lithuania, but also in Salzburg (Austria), Lille (France), Frankfurt on Main, Leipzig, Bentlage (Germany), Halmstad (Sweden), Silkeborg (Denmark), Venice (Italy) and Seoul (South Korea).

The purpose of the “7th International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius 2015″ is to incite artists to create conceptual works which correspond to the offered theme. We want to provoke artists to think and to create an artist’s books on this strange theme of the 7th Triennial – “Error”. Errors {mistakes} plays important role not only in our life, but also in creative process. Many scientific discoveries have been made by mistake, by error. The same are in art. We are looking for artist’s books made with errors, artist’s books with typographical, printing or binding errors. Artist’s books created about “errors” in our life and art, errors in science and engineering, errors in languages or errors on the road, and etc.

Time & Location:
2015 Spring,  Gallery “Titanikas”, Vilnius, Lithuania
2015, March 12–15, Leipzig Book Fair, Germany
2015 Australia
2015 France
2015 Latvia
2016 Italy

Deadline: 15th of November 2014

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The People’s Weather Report | global call from Australian arts projecthttp://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/the-peoples-weather-report-global-call-from-australian-arts-project/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=the-peoples-weather-report-global-call-from-australian-arts-project http://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/the-peoples-weather-report-global-call-from-australian-arts-project/#comments Thu, 11 Sep 2014 21:47:44 +0000 Judith Staines http://culture360.asef.org/?post_type=opportunity&p=43994

The People’s Weather Report is seeking 300 ‘weather reporters’ from around the world – reflect on your individual connection to the weather and climate on a short audio report,...  Read More

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GoingNowhereThe People’s Weather Report is seeking 300 ‘weather reporters’ from around the world – reflect on your individual connection to the weather and climate on a short audio report, whether poetically, personally or scientifically. Melbourne’s Arts House hosts the project, part of Going Nowhere, an arts and environment event happening simultaneously in Melbourne, Australia and Cambridge, UK.

In an installation created by eco designer Tanja Beer, using recycled materials and showcased during Going Nowhere, audiences are invited to experience a 24 hour sound work of original ‘weather reports’, collected from participants located around the world.

Taking the temperature of our collective response to climate change, our partner ABC RN will also produce two one-hour packages for radio broadcast selected from the submitted reports.

We are looking for participants to take part in this global project

If you’d like to make a contribution and respond personally, politically, poetically or scientifically, reflecting on your individual connection to weather and the climate, please email going.nowhere@melbourne.vic.gov.au. We’ll send you full technical instructions on how to create and submit your three-five minute audio weather report.

Your weather report should connect with your concerns, beliefs and ideologies within your local context. Once submitted, these weather reports will be edited together to create the sound work for the installation.

Weather report submissions close on 13 October

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Going Nowhere is one event happening on two sides of the globe simultaneously—in Melbourne and in Cambridge, UK—exploring how artists, communities and audiences can sustainably generate international creative experiences without getting on a plane.

Through four local and international arts collaborations and a program of interactive forums and workshops to be announced soon, Going Nowhere rehearses possible futures and embraces the shared delights of staying put and reaching out.

Going Nowhere takes place at:

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Art & Research residencies at the Visual Sociology and Museum Studies Lab, Cyprushttp://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/residencies-at-the-visual-sociology-and-museum-studies-lab-cyprus/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=residencies-at-the-visual-sociology-and-museum-studies-lab-cyprus http://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/residencies-at-the-visual-sociology-and-museum-studies-lab-cyprus/#comments Tue, 09 Sep 2014 21:15:33 +0000 Judith Staines http://culture360.asef.org/?post_type=opportunity&p=43595

The Art & Research Residency program is offered by the Visual Sociology and Museum Studies Lab (VSMS Lab) of the Cyprus University of Technology, with an open deadline through...  Read More

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The Art & Research Residency program is offered by the Visual Sociology and Museum Studies Lab (VSMS Lab) of the Cyprus University of Technology, with an open deadline through the year. The residency program provides academics, artists, curators and other professionals access to facilities and equipment for the purposes of developing and implementing a research or artistic project.

Visual Sociology and Museum Studies Lab (VSMS Lab) aim is to produce cutting edge research in the fields of visual sociology and museum studies. The lab is located at the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Design of the Cyprus University of Technology in Limassol.

The Art & Research Residency was launched in 2012 and it aims at encouraging:

  • research related to museums, visitor studies, cultural policy, cultural sustainability, photography and theory, visual sociology/ anthropology and other related fields;
  • the production of art projects and more specifically film and photographic projects;
  • projects which combine research with art practice

The Art & Research Residency can take place at any time of the year and its duration can vary from 2 weeks to 3 months depending on the project and the availability of space and equipment. The Residency does NOT cover any costs for accommodation or traveling expenses but can make arrangements with the University to rent a studio nearby at a lower cost.

Eligibility/ Who can apply: The Residency Grant is available to:

  • academics and researchers
  • photographers, filmmakers and other artists
  • curators
  • producers

Working languages: English or Greek

Application Deadline: The Art & Research Residency has an open call so we receive applications throughout the year. Please allow one month from the time you send your application to process it and send you a notification of grant decision.

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Job | Artistic Director – Winchester Hat Fair, UKhttp://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/job-artistic-director-winchester-hat-fair-uk/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=job-artistic-director-winchester-hat-fair-uk http://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/job-artistic-director-winchester-hat-fair-uk/#comments Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:06:34 +0000 Judith Staines http://culture360.asef.org/?post_type=opportunity&p=44039

Live Theatre Winchester Trust seeks an Artistic Director with primary responsibility for the Winchester Hat Fair, a yearly festival of  Street Arts in the historic city of Winchester in...  Read More

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Live Theatre Winchester Trust seeks an Artistic Director with primary responsibility for the Winchester Hat Fair, a yearly festival of  Street Arts in the historic city of Winchester in southern England, and a broader role leading the artistic life of the organisation.

This is a new post which will suit a person with substantial experience of festivals, street arts and creative partnerships.  This role is an exciting opportunity to forge a ground breaking creative organisation from a festival, a theatre and a city.

The Artistic Director will work with the Chief Executive of Live Theatre Winchester Trust on artistic policy, strategy and development across the whole organisation and contribute to fundraising, stakeholder liaison and advocacy.

Specifically, the Artistic Director will be responsible for the artistic, financial and administrative success of two programmes: Hat Fair, a yearly festival of Street Arts, and Off Stage, a programme of site specific performances.

Hat Fair Festival is a street arts festival which takes place across the historic city of Winchester. It is the UK’s longest running street arts festival, now in its 40th year. Hat Fair inspires and is inspired by the people, heritage and public spaces within the city of Winchester.

The post is a full time post and includes evening and weekend work and some foreign travel. The job is based in Winchester in the south of England.

Full job description and application guidelines available at http://www.theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk/about-us/jobs-and-volunteering/

Closing date Monday 29th September at 12 noon (UK time)

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Arts Collaboratory Project Fund | Visual Arts and Social Innovationhttp://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/arts-collaboratory-project-fund-visual-arts-and-social-innovation/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=arts-collaboratory-project-fund-visual-arts-and-social-innovation http://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/arts-collaboratory-project-fund-visual-arts-and-social-innovation/#comments Sun, 07 Sep 2014 21:30:45 +0000 Judith Staines http://culture360.asef.org/?post_type=opportunity&p=41877

The ARTS COLLABORATORY Project Fund for ‘Visual Arts and Social Innovation’ finances artistic projects from initiatives based in Asia, Africa and/or Latin America that focus on research about societal...  Read More

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arts-collaboratoryThe ARTS COLLABORATORY Project Fund for ‘Visual Arts and Social Innovation’ finances artistic projects from initiatives based in Asia, Africa and/or Latin America that focus on research about societal issues, facilitating relationships and the development of new perspectives on social, economic and/or climate issues.

Applications are received throughout the year. The 4th deadline for proposals in 2014 is October 9.

Rationale of social innovation project fund
Culture is a potential driving force or trigger in processes of social innovation.
In current contemporary arts practice the role of artists and arts’ organisations as agents of change is getting more recognized. Artistic practice is further developing and increasingly focuses on researching and addressing societal issues, facilitating relationships and the development of new perspectives. At the same time, and linked to the above, organisational philosophies are changing in and outside the art world. There is an increased development of horizontal platforms and network-organisations that take a more collaborative stand or define themselves as ‘relational’.

Hivos and DOEN believe in the the potential of artists to question what often might seem unquestionable truths or status quo. Culture can potentially be a driving force or trigger in processes of social innovation. This type of innovation aims at challenging and changing the social interaction of people, and their interaction to their environment. It triggers innovation that does not decide on or define the whole process of change, but is the starting point of it. Equally important is the potential artistic processes have to include and facilitate relations with the people that are affected by this change both in the setup and process of change. And thus, enlarging the possibility that this change is meaningful and becomes sustainable. For artists to be able to take this role fully, it is crucial to have high quality artistic capabilities to develop the creative process, include people, connect and innovate artistic languages and finally develop processes and artworks people can relate to, but that also bring new perspectives or thoughts.

Arts Collaboratory invites independent visual arts organisations from Africa, Asia and Latin-America that focus on research about societal issues, facilitating relationships and the development of new perspectives on social, economic and/or climate issues, to propose a project for support.

Amount of funding
The Project Fund for Social Innovation consists of project focused contributions with a maximum of €15.000 per project.

Criteria

  • Proposals from organisations based in Africa, Asia, or Latin-America are strongly preferred;
  • Proposals through ‘Western’ partners will not be ruled out, however close involvement from a local partner is essential;
  • Proposals that are Western-driven will not be accepted;
  • Proposals for the benefit of individuals will not be accepted.

Selection
Organisations interested in this fund can apply throughout the year, taking into account that only a limited number of projects can be supported. Decisions will be made during the Arts Collaboratory Steering Committee meetings with Hivos and DOEN representatives that will take place every three months. Application material must arrive by the following deadline dates.

2014 Deadlines

  • January 23
  • April 17
  • July 31
  • October 9

Application should be no longer than 6 pages (budget excluded).

The projects will be judged on the following aspects:

  • Artistic quality of research and/or output;
  • What social innovation or new perspectives does the project aim to develop? For example: a new perspective on a specific social, cultural, economic, ecological or political issue, a new and creative approach to problems defined in the proposal; a radical rethink of a current approach; development of new (social or collaborative) artistic practices, establishment of new forms of co-creation between artists and other actors in society;
  • Approach: how is the research/project set-up, in which way are co-operations between artists and/or with individuals/groups/organisations from other sectors/ communities organized;
  • Feasibility: relevance, probability of successful implementation, financial viability and sustainability of impact.

Take a look at the new Arts Collaboratory online platform where you can read about the participating organisations around the world taking part in the programme. Arts Collaboratory is a platform for transnational exchange and cooperation made up of over 20 arts organizations from Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East. The mission of Arts Collaboratory is to promote collaborative, inventive, and open visual arts practices that are socially engaging and transformative.

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Szpilman Award | open callhttp://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/szpilman-award-open-call-2/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=szpilman-award-open-call-2 http://culture360.asef.org/opportunity/szpilman-award-open-call-2/#comments Thu, 04 Sep 2014 21:42:01 +0000 Judith Staines http://culture360.asef.org/?post_type=opportunity&p=43681

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...  Read More

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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 parts:
A challenge cup, 10 days of accommodation in Cimochowizna (Poland), and a sum of money in cash.

The amount of money is dynamic. Szpilman is raising money parallel to the competition.

The prize winner receives the money that is raised until September 30, 2014. The current score may be checked here.

Among the applicants, one award winner will be identified.
The challenge cup will be handed over to the next prize winner in the subsequent year.

Everyone can apply for the Szpilman Award. Both individuals and groups of persons are free to apply.

The work must have been realized between October 1, 2013, and September 30, 2014.

Deadline: 30 September 2014

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