The Most Beautiful Books from Romania is an annual cultural project dedicated to book design, to the artistic dimension of the book as an object. The project restores book design as a reference to the reader’s relationship to books. The project was initiated as a platform for debate on book design, both for the professionals in the publishing world and the designers, the illustrators and the public, More
Discipline:collaboration, Contemporary Arts, Creative Industries, Cultural Education, Cultural Management, Cultural Research, Dance, director, documentary, experimental, feature-film, Festival Guides, Film, film-meeting, forum, independent-film, Intercultural Dialogue, Interviews, Literature, master-class, Music, Performing Arts, Photography, Theatre, Visual Arts
We Seek: networks, connections, cooperation and opportunity from art institutions in Asia & Europe to work with eastern Indonesian or work in eastern part of Indonesia.
We Offer: For a big archipelago country like Indonesia where there is not only Jawa and Bali, what we could offer are, by working with artists, collectives or institution from Eastern part of Indonesia, there might be new faces, new voices and new possibilities from Indonesian culture.
A collaborative art space for community development. Established in 2010, Rumata’ Art Space is a non-profit organisation that aims to support progress of the local art scene through various initiatives, festivals, workshops, and projects. Since 2012, Rumata’ has been opened as crowd-funded facility exhibition, workshops, performances and community-based activities. Its offers a gallery and an […] More
We Seek: We are looking for artists from various disciplines to come to art quarter budapest and develop their creative projects within our international Artist-in-Residence Program.
We Offer: Artist-in-Residence Program
Description of organisation art quarter budapest (aqb) is an interdisciplinary contemporary arts and cultural center located in Budapest’s 22nd district. aqb offers an international Artist-in-Residence Program, studios for local artists, exhibitions, performances and other cultural activities, all which seek to combine the creative with the intellectual to provide a forum of engagement with relevant social […] More
We Seek: We seek partners for international poetry events, prizes and festivals
We Offer: We offer our experience as partners for international poetry events, prizes and festivals
The World Poetry Academy creation took place on 23 June 2001 in Verona. Verona is the city which gave birth to the Latin poet Catullus, which welcomed Dante and let him complete his “Divina Commedia”, which inspired Shakespeare and which received Goethe, Dickens, Lord Byron and many other writers and artists. Verona held the constitutive assembly of the World […] More
We Seek: Collaborations related to participative and collaborative approaches to mixed reality within a performative context, by use of the body, specifically in walking, in an interdisciplinary sense, also beyond performance-art and dance, embracing methodologies for the immediate sharing and exploring of ideas through medial manifestations in space and interactions through physical activity.
We Offer: An elaborate experience in the mentioned topics and related international project, next to an elaborate network of organisations, collectives/groups, museums and art universities in Europe.
The Milena Principle is an international platform and an artistic creation and research lab towards interdisciplinary practices within performance arts and new media, with a specific interest in the topics of ecology, sound, science, society and awareness. The organisation is based in Belgium, stimulating continuously encounters between public, artists and experts from various disciplines. Since 2003, […] More
The National Library of the Republic of Kazakhstan is the largest science and methodology centre for the libraries of Kazakhstan. More
The National Academic Library of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Astana’s collection includes over 1.5 million items More
Almaty Museums Association was created to optimise the management of museums and improve the quality of the social and cultural services in Almaty. Founded in 2015, the Association consists of five museums and is under the Department of Culture of Almaty. More
We Seek: Organizations and/or festivals with which to collaborate on events focusing on intercultural dialogue, freedom of expression, and linguistic rights. Organizations and/or festivals interested in organizing their own Free the Word! event. Organizations and individuals interested in collaborating with PEN International on issues of freedom of expression and linguistic rights.
We Offer: Decades of expertise on issues of intercultural dialogue, freedom of expression, and linguistic rights. The flexible Free the Word! literary event format, to be organized with guidance from PEN International and adapted to each organization’s individual specifications. Intercultural connections across the world through 149 different PEN Centres.
PEN International promotes literature and freedom of expression and is governed by the PEN Charter and the principles it embodies: unhampered transmission of thought within each nation and between all nations. Founded in 1921, PEN International connects an international community of writers from its Secretariat in London. It is a forum where writers meet freely […] More
Discipline:collaboration, Contemporary Arts, Cultural Education, Cultural Management, Cultural Policy, Cultural Research, Dance, documentary, experimental, Film, independent-film, Literature, Music, New Media, Performing Arts, Photography, Technical Arts, Visual Arts
We Seek: We seek international artists to our residency program.
We Offer: Zaratan Artist In Residence programme provides a private workspace, a creative and thrilling artistic community, exhibition opportunities and professional development for international artists in Lisbon (Portugal).
Zaratan–Arte Contemporânea is a not-for-profit space and an organization founded by artists in Lisbon city center in November 2014. Zaratan is a creation, production and promotion structure for contemporary art and a space of reflection and listening. In order to stimulate creativity and contribute to generate valid cultural processes, Zaratan has developed so far a […] More
We Seek: We are looking for partners for our two Festivals: Festival Florio (www.festivalflorio.it): at the end of June we produce a big art festival in Favignana (Sicily) where we produce classical concerts, jazz, reading etc in a place inserted in nature, for relaxing and charming cultural tourism. The other Festival is Progetto IMC (www.progettoimc.it): is a masterclass with a big orchestra that produces Concerts for 10 days in Abruzzo. Some of the best classical players meet in Campli with thousands of students, for a specialization course. Fellowships, concerts are provided.
We Offer: We are ready for every kind of collaboration, so if you have ideas, please write. We can offer cultural exchange, concerts, travels and accommodation.
Kymbala Association is an Italian Association: we work in Abruzzo and Sicily most of all. We have given rise to at least 3 big festivals and we manage the Campli (Teramo) Tourist and Cultural Office. We just won the EFFE label from European Parliament for our ‘Festival Florio’. From 2016, we strongly want our Festivals […] More
Discipline:Art and Environment, Arts and Crafts, collaboration, Contemporary Arts, Creative Industries, Dance, Design, distribution, documentary, experimental, feature-film, Film, film-market, film-meeting, film-restoration, forum, funding, Heritage, In Focus, independent-film, Intercultural Dialogue, Interviews, Literature, master-class, Museum, Music, New Media, Performing Arts, Photography, production, Technical Arts, Visual Arts
We Seek: Want to share your feature, short or interactive project with the world at the biggest documentary event in the UK? Sheffield Doc/Fest are delighted to welcome submissions for films and interactive projects for consideration for the 2016 programme. Submissions are open for 2016 consideration until 7 February 17:00 (GMT). Find out more and submit: http://bit.ly/DFSubmissions
We Offer: Share your documentary with the world at Sheffield Doc/Fest 2016 - 10-15 June
Sheffield Doc/Fest brings the international documentary family together to celebrate the art and business of documentary making for six intense days in June. Sheffield Doc/Fest is the perfect platform for anyone with an interest in digital and factual content. Doc/Fest prides itself in supporting and nurturing new talent: in addition to the Festival days in […] More
We Seek: Looking for partnerships, connections and information sharing.
We Offer: Innovative best practices in delivery of literature programmes.
Melbourne was designated a UNESCO City of Literature in 2008 in recognition of the city’s rich literary culture and diverse offering. The Melbourne City of Literature Office is responsible for celebrating and promoting this designation and everything literary Melbourne has to offer. We work closely with the literary sector to help promote and sustain literary […] More
Discipline:Art and Environment, Arts and Crafts, collaboration, Contemporary Arts, Creative Industries, Cultural Education, Cultural History, Cultural Research, Dance, documentary, experimental, Film, Heritage, independent-film, Intercultural Dialogue, Literature, master-class, Music, New Media, Performing Arts, Photography, Puppetry, Technical Arts, Theatre, Visual Arts
We Seek: Organisations to partner the hosting of artists residencies with. The outcomes of these residencies can be exhibitions, master classes, symposiums, open days etc.
We Offer: Artist residency facilities in a beautiful natural environment on the edge of World Heritage listed Wollemi National Park, 1.5hours drive from Sydney. Ample space to create, think and be inspired. Project and residency facilitation.
BigCi is an independent, artist run, not for profit micro-artist residency program with a focus on supporting practicing artists by facilitating their projects. Being “micro” means that we are flexible in the range of creative initiatives that interest us, personal in the way we work with individual artists, quick in making decisions, energetic in development […] More
Discipline:collaboration, Contemporary Arts, Cultural Management, Design, experimental, feature-film, Film, independent-film, Institute, Intercultural Dialogue, Literature, New Media, Performing Arts, Photography, Technical Arts, Visual Arts
We Seek: PILOTENKUECHE is an Artist Residency Program based on group dynamic. Eight-ten artists each work on an individual project during a three-to-five month period at our studio: a 245 m² large common loft hall - at the Spinnerei in Leipzig. The artists working in their own area - how the artists use their time, space and opportunities in the Spinnerei are their choice. The communal working space can be used 24-hours a day. The PILOTENKUECHE philosophy is focused on an interest of exchange and kinetic dialogue about art ideas, approaches and methods practiced in other places and from other individuals. We are fascinated with how they come into practice in the communal working space. Pilotenkueche wishes to provide our participants with the experience of accomplishing something as a group; and, moreover, in experimenting with new forms of cooperation vital in fostering an independent position in one's work.
We Offer: PILOTENKUECHE is an Artist Residency Program based on group dynamic. Eight-ten artists each work on an individual project during a three-to-five month period at our studio: a 245 m² large common loft hall - at the Spinnerei in Leipzig. The artists working in their own area - how the artists use their time, space and opportunities in the Spinnerei are their choice.
General: PILOTENKUECHE is looking for artists to participate in the next and upcoming rounds of our international artist residence and program. We will be accepting applications for February 2016 – May 2016 round until 15th November. About: PILOTENKUECHE is an Artist Residency Program based on group dynamic. Eight to ten artists each work on an […] More
We Seek: cooperation, ideas exchange, partnership, residency, film production, theratre production, web projects
We Offer: cooperation, ideas exchange, partnership, film production, theratre production, art trainings, theatricl trainings, communication trainings, communication NVC trainings, organisation management trainings, creative writing training
Projects: rent an artist, hypertext about small town, Two Theatres,
The Solar Trip Foundation works in the field of innovative culture projects, involving the community to the cultural and social life. For five years we leads in Wrzesnia theatre, Two Theatres. Our three non-theatrical main projects: 1. Rent an Artist – innovative project at the interface between contemporary art and business, establishing new, non-financial relationships of these two worlds. The artist was “hired” in a factory and worked together with employees, but his work was […] More
We Seek: Organisations and individuals from various disciplines and background (information system, design, technology, science, anthropology, economy, etc), interested in (1) learning about vernacular knowledge & technologies in Indonesia, (2) working and living in a collaborative lab-space-library, (3) creating and sharing meaningful knowledge, research, action, and impact.
We Offer: A shared space for working, living, networking with people of different background, interests, and expertise. It provides lodging, private & public working space, library, indoor/outdoor venues for hosting workshops, talks, performance, screenings, gigs, exhibition, etc. Assistance in familiarising oneself with local perspectives and resources can be provided by request. Contact us for our rates.
Projects: Ayorek! (Urban Knowledge Platform, http://ayorek.org) | Design It Yourself Conference-Festival (http://diysub.com) | Surabaya Johnny Walker (city tour promoting offbeat paths and intimate interactions)
Established in mid-2008 in the center of Surabaya, C2O library & collabtive is a library and collaborative lab-space for people to learn, interact and create. Founded in response to the problem of dismal, fragmented information & library system and infrastructure in Indonesia, C2O mission is to facilitate the formation of new possibilities and innovations, as well as […] More
Discipline:Animation, Architecture, archive, Art and Environment, Arts and Crafts, collaboration, Contemporary Arts, Creative Industries, Cultural Diplomacy, Cultural Education, Cultural History, Cultural Management, Cultural Policy, Cultural Research, Dance, Design, director, distribution, documentary, experimental, feature-film, Festival Guides, Film, film-market, film-meeting, forum, funding, Heritage, independent-film, Institute, Intercultural Dialogue, Literature, master-class, Museum, Music, New Media, Performing Arts, Photography, policy, production, Puppetry, Technical Arts, Theatre, Visual Arts
We Seek: We are seeking for the public and private museums/their directors/founders/owners, art organizations, curators, gallery directors/owners from India or abroad, who are interested in creating museum experiences for their audiences. Seriously looking for collaborations with the museums in India and abroad who wants to create interesting tangible and non tangible museum experience for their audiences. Seeking for corporates/multinational corporations who are interested in CSR through ART. We are seeking for experienced technical and aesthetical team members/collaborators to work with us in the area of museum experience interactivity, design, film documentation, research based documentation.
Projects: Created interactive signages/documentation/films behind the artworks, installations, artists for the GVK Art Museum, T2 Mumbai Airport, Creating interactive content and experience for the Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, New Delhi, India
Heritage Commons is a socio-cultural enterprise that is changing the way cultural spaces are perceived, experienced, and understood. We are strongly motivated to transform the current state of the cultural spaces within our country, as well as those beyond its borders. We intend to promote different aspects of our rich heritage – monuments, artworks, art traditions, […] More
We Seek: We seek collaborations, project models that can be replicated and learnings from similar organisations in arts and arts management.
We Offer: We offer our experience of working with children and young adults through the arts, and organising large scale international events.
Projects: Lahore International Children's Film Festival, ArtBeat, National Child Rights Arts Festival, Camera Kehani
The Little Art is a non-profit arts education organization that uses the medium of art to promote social values among children and young adults in Pakistan. It is determined, through numerous artistic avenues, media in particular, to promote the principals and ideals of democracy, equality, civil rights, community, prosperity, higher education, religious and cultural tolerance […] More
Arts Republic is a free online listings magazine for arts events in Singapore. It was started in 2009. The aim is to make arts public. A platform to propel local independent arts into mainstream community. To promote local artists to the forefront of the Singapore arts scene. Through which, we hope to allow for the […] More
We Seek: Carpe diem Residency is an Artist-in Residence program founded by Awarded filmmaker Shivajee Chandrabhsuhan from India. We are non-profit organization. We wish to provide grants to the participants and make the residency free in the upcoming Programs.With your help and financial support we can continue to strive towards that goal. We are looking for donors, sponsors and philanthropists to support us in this endeavor.
We Offer: Our Residency is designed to provide the artists with a clutter-free space (in mind and in geography), nurtured with both the silences of isolation and enriching conversations with fellow artists, inching you closer to your project every passing moment. Here, you are on a journey of looking inward, where you share your thoughts, ideas, and desires with fellow artists to experience a collective sense of freedom. We at Carpe diem strongly believe that the best of your creative instincts can be nurtured when you elevate your experiences in a holistic way.Our objective is to host new and emerging, as well as veteran artists to help them comprehend their creative corridors. Towards the closure of each program, the artists need to arrive upon a certain outcome, essential to their projects.We offer two types of Residencies - Artists' Residency in which we invite Artists from all discipline and another specifically designed for Screenwriters.
Projects: Upcoming Artists' Residency is our Cedar Hill Program at Shimla in March 2015 and Screenwriters Residency at Kalmatia Sangam in May 2015.
Carpe diem residency, a series of artist-in-residence programs is designed to invite artists, writers and film makers for a time and space away from their usual social environment and domestic obligations. The founders are a self-driven group of artists and film makers from India who are deeply influenced by nature and the efficacy of human […] More
The British Centre for Literary Translation (BCLT) is Britain’s leading centre for the development, promotion and support of literary translation and contemporary writing from around the world. We are part of the School of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia. BCLT was founded in 1989 by the late WG Sebald. […] More
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We Seek: Partners to work with us to promote Japanese culture in all forms to the Lithuanian society/Baltic States/Europe, encourage cultural and social collaboration between two countries, thus building a cultural bridge.
We Offer: Our main project is the Japanese cultural festival
Projects: Japanese Cultural Festival
Join “now Japan”! The festival is by all means growing and what started as a small gathering of Japanese pop-culture admirers, is now a blossoming full-grown event (and to this day, the largest in the Baltic region) dedicated to spreading the word about Japanese culture in Lithuania and establishing global relations through international communication. The […] More
We Seek: Seeking a cultural partner based in Bangladesh who can work with us on an arts and literature project which will develop traditioanl folk tales as an i-pad app and explore the possibility of staging an arts and literature festival in 2015.
We Offer: Hello this is Richard, Julia and Anne representing South Tyneside situated in the North East of England. We are part of a City Library initiative to engage the local Bangladeshi Community and create an illustrated traditional tale as an I-Pad app that can be shared with all children via libraries across the north east of England. We would like to build on our growing relationship with the Bangladeshi community by organising a Storytelling Festival to take place in the summer of 2015 at indoor and outdoor venues. We are presently forging links with Tamarind Theatre Company Directed by Rez Kamir based in London and would very much like to find a cultural partner organisation based in Bangladesh, to work with us and enable Bangladeshi Puppeteers to travel to South Tyneside and perform. Our festival will aim to use ‘story’ to explore commonalities and celebrate differences, thereby promoting co-operation and understanding between our two communities.
Projects: Arts in libraries
South Tyneside Council is a Local Government Authority in the North East of England. The Council manages a Central Library and seven branch libraries. We have a programme of work to develop art in libraries, funded by Arts Council England, using the title ‘Story’ as a way for artists to interpret themes that are important to […] More
We Seek: Our ‘Reading the Way’ project aims to identify exceptionally accessible and/or inclusive books from around the world and bring them to the UK to be assessed by schools, families, disability organisations and publishers. It’s hoped that the project will result in a list of international examples of best practice, and perhaps even the UK publication of one or more of the titles. We know that there are some wonderful books being published by other countries and we would like to hear from any of our international colleagues who may know of titles that we should be considering for our research. For further information on the project or to recommend titles please do get in touch with me.
We Offer: Our website offers resources including over 900 book reviews of titles from all around the world, a dedicated Education Zone for teachers and librarians, Professional Zone for publishers and translators, Parents Zone and Young People's Zone as well as 'Windows on the World' our online Illustrators Gallery. We also run projects and seminars/events on literature from around the world.
Projects: Reading the Way: Inclusive Books from Around the World
Outside In World is dedicated to promoting, exploring and celebrating books from around the world in the UK, particularly children’s books in translation. More
K. Verlag is an independent art press based in Berlin that was co-founded by artist Charles Stankievech and curator/editor Anna-Sophie Springer in 2011 with the aim to merge editorial, curatorial and artistic interests. We collaborate internationally with artists and institutions to produce unique publications, which explore the book-space in a manner that transcends mere documentation […] More
We Seek: To establish an Indonesian literary translation center with Asian and European partners.
We Offer: Network of professional translators and authors.
Projects: Towards an Indonesian Literary Translation Centre
Inisiatif: Pusat Penerjemahan Sastra is an initiative that commits to tackle the main concerns for literary translation in Indonesia and pave the way towards establishing an Indonesian literary translation center. In 2012 we are holding literary translation workshops with European and Indonesian authors and translators, and a seminar discussing conditions for literary translation in Europe and Asia. In […] More
The New Zealand Book Council promotes the love of books and reading, and aims to introduce communities and readers across the country and internationally to New Zealand’s literary wealth. More
The New Zealand Society of Authors (PEN NZ Inc.) was established in 1934 and is the principal organisation working for New Zealand authors. More
The Publishers Association of New Zealand (PANZ) is an independent membership organization that represents the publishing industry in New Zealand. More
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