Festival Calls

Call for artists: Performance Crossings 2019 (Prague) DEADLINE: 28th February 2019

Cross Attic & Holešovická Šachta Gallery invite you to present your artwork at performance art festival Performance Crossings, which will take place on 15th – 18th May 2019 in Prague. DEADLINE: Submission: 28th February APPLY: https://goo.gl/wNGYSp ][ ABOUT ][Performance Crossings 2019 is an international festival focusing on performance art and related art forms which for the third year presents artists from all around the world and opens the dialogue between artists and audience, between thoughts and their articulation. ][ DRAMATURGY ][Performance Crossings’ dramaturgy is based on presentation of various forms of performance art and related media. Through curating of artists working within different fields of performative art and coming from distinct sociocultural and po...

Opportunities: Theertha Performance Platform – 2019 (Colombo-8) Deadline – 31st December 2018

Theertha Performance Platform – 2019 (Colombo-8) March 15 to 18th 2019 Deadline: 31st December 2018 Online Application: yes Fee to Participate or Apply: no Description Of Opportunity: Theertha Performance Platform 2019 OPEN CALL for participation Submission Deadline: December 30th 2018, Midnight Scheduled date : 15th March – 18th March 2019 The concept for 2019 Theertha Performance Platform Texting Being It’s been more than half a century since Derrida made his famous remark ‘il n’y a pas de horse-texte’, variously translated as ‘there is nothing outside of the text’, or, ‘there is no outside-text’. The remark itself gained notoriety, being accused of misdemeanors from textual idealism to political conservatism. Today, however, half a century later it seems, as if, the truth of this ...

Opportunities: Open Call Festival Figueres es MOU (Figeures, Spain) Deadline – 16th of November 2018 at 5:00pm.

Open Call Festival Figueres es MOU (Figeures, Spain) from 1st to the 7th of July 2019 Deadline: 16th of November 2018 at 5:00pm. Online Application: http://www.agitartcompanyia.com/en/figueresesmou/apply2019/ Festival Figueres es MOU, organized by AGITART, is searching for pieces of various artistic disciplines that are based on the language of movement ( including dance works, circus, performance, theatre, installation, and other arts) that have a  maximum duration of 45 minutes and are suitable for outdoor or non-conventional spaces. How To Apply: Interested companies and artists can apply using the application form: https://goo.gl/forms/NvsfpqvTXIQBRiVj1 Contact Email:comunicacio@agitartcompanyia.com Website: www.figueresesmou.cat LIST YOUR OPPORTUNITIES: Share your open calls, commissi...

Opportunities: PAVEMENT: A Festival of Pop-up Performances in Public Spaces (Portland, OR) Deadline – July 6

PAVEMENT: A Festival of Pop-up Performances in Public Spaces (Portland, OR) August 2nd 2018 Deadline: July 6 Online Application: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd1lGFQzGcGBFE7PrGCKiyiTUswVD5gtlQVlvp11xzYGkKMtQ/viewform Fee to Participate or Apply: 0 Description Of Opportunity: Risk/Reward seeks individual artists or collectives that would like to create a short form ( under 10 minute) performance in a site-specific location along the First Thursday Gallery walk in the Pearl District of Portland, Oregon on August 2nd. Longer or durational performance will be considered on a case by case basis. One development workshop will be offered to discuss and workshop your piece prior to the festival. About Risk/Reward: Risk/Reward champions artists and audiences who push the boundaries of t...

Opportunities: CHOP SHOP: Bodies of Work – Call for Choreographers (Bellevue, WA, USA) Deadline – July 18, 2018

CHOP SHOP: Bodies of Work – Call for Choreographers (Bellevue, WA, USA) February 16 & 17, 2019 Deadline: July 18, 2018 Online Application: http://bit.ly/2019_chopshopcall Fee to Participate or Apply: None Description Of Opportunity: CHOP SHOP:  Bodies of Work 2019 – Call for Choreography WHO:  Individual artists and dance companies working in contemporary dance and based in the U.S. or Canada WHAT:  CHOP SHOP:  Bodies of Work, a contemporary dance festival WHEN:  February 16 & 17, 2019 WHERE:  Meydenbauer Center Theatre, Bellevue, WA, USA DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION:  11:59 PM (PDT), Wednesday, July 18, 2018 CHOP SHOP:  Bodies of Work is seeking U.S. or Canada based individual artists and dance companies with contemporary dance work to be presented at the 2019 festival (Fe...

Opportunities: International Open Call For Festival Of Theatre Art And New Technologies LMDP 2018 – 5th Edit. (Cagliari, Italy) Deadline – 15/07/2018

International Open Call For Festival Of Theatre Art And New Technologies LMDP 2018 – 5th Edit. (Cagliari, Italy) November – December 2018 Deadline: 15/07/2018 Online Application: By Email Fee to Participate or Apply: Free Description Of Opportunity: Between November and December 2018, Kyber Teatro organises in Cagliari (Italy) the Fifth Edition of International Theatre, Art and New Technologies Festival called “Le meraviglie del Possibile”. LMDP Festival is the first of this kind in the whole Italy. Its aim is to promote the interrelation between artistic and technological languages. Kyber Teatro – spin off of L’Aquilone di Viviana (Festival’s theatre company, creator and manager), addresses to Italian and International artists an Open Call to submit their projects about “Inter...

Opportunities: Open Call, Buffer Fringe Performing Arts Festival V (Nicosia, Cyprus) Deadline – 06/04/2018

Buffer Fringe Performing Arts Festival V Open Call (Nicosia, Cyprus) 1-4 November 2018 Deadline: 06/04/2018 Online Application: http://home4cooperation.info/node/8796 Fee to Participate or Apply: Applicants do not have to pay any costs to participate or apply. Description Of Opportunity: Buffer Fringe Performing Arts Festival’s programming offers both local and international artists a platform to showcase their work and is organized in a way that artists can meet and interact both amongst themselves and with the audiences in a true celebratory spirit of multiculturalism and peaceful coexistence. Taking place in a divided country, Buffer Fringe Festival assumes more responsibilities than an arts festival taking place elsewhere. It is one of a kind in Cyprus and the world. For this year’s ed...

Opportunities: Indigenous Choreographers at Riverside Gathering 2018 (UC Riverside, CA) Deadline – 04/27/2018

INDIGENOUS CHOREOGRAPHERS AT RIVERSIDE 2018 Gathering (University of California, Riverside; Riverside, CA, United States) April 27 – May 6, 2018 Deadline: 04/27/2018 Online Application: http://icr.ucr.edu/ Fee to Participate or Apply: 0 Description Of Opportunity: Dancing Toward a Future Rooted in Ancestral Knowledge Dance artists from Guatemala, Mexico, New Zealand, and the United States will offer dance performances and workshops at UC Riverside. Indigenous dancers from across the globe will unite at the University of California, Riverside for a two-week interdisciplinary dance experience. Dance artists from Guatemala, Mexico, New Zealand, and the United States will offer dance performances and workshops at the seventh-annual Indigenous Choreographers at Riverside Gathering(ICR) set to t...

Opportunities: SURFACES FESTIVAL (Venice) Deadline – 04/15/2018

SURFACES FESTIVAL (Venice) 26-27th May 2018 Deadline: 04/15/2018 Online Application: http://www.itsliquid.com/call-surfaces-venice-may-nov-2018.html Fee to Participate or Apply: FREE Description Of Opportunity: ITSLIQUID GROUP is proud to announce SURFACES FESTIVAL, that will be presented in Venice from 26-27th May 2018 to 25th November 2018 at THE ROOM Contemporary Art Space, Palazzo Ca’ Zanardi and other prestigious venues and historical buildings, during the same period of the BIENNALE ARCHITETTURA 2018 – 16th International Architecture Exhibition. SURFACES FESTIVAL consists of 3 main exhibitions focused on different themes: BODIES (May 26 – July 12, 2018), PLACES (July 27 – September 13, 2018), and SPACES (September 28 – November 25, 2018); an Experimental division dedicated to video-a...

Opportunities: FLOW – International Movement Theatre Festival (Transylvania, Romania) Deadline – 09/30/2018

FLOW – International Movement Theatre Festival (Sfantu Gheorghe (Transylvania, Romania) 2019. November Deadline: 09/30/2018 Online Application: Fee to Participate or Apply: no fee Description Of Opportunity: FLOW International Movement Theatre Festival is a unique initiative in this region and aims to host significant dance performances in Sfântu Gheorghe that present contemporary movement and dance theatre trends across the world. Third edition will take place in 2019. Artists, companies on previous editions: Compagnie Pal Frenak (FR-HU), Onassis Cultural Centre (GR), Josef Nadj (SRB), Gergye Krisztián Company (HU), Fehér Ferenc (HU), Szkene Theatre & Forte Company. How To Apply: Send us infos about your performance or company to the following address: office@m-studio.ro Contact...

Opportunities: Open Call: Art in Odd Places (AiOP) 2018: BODY (New York City) Deadline – 05/01/2018

Art in Odd Places (AiOP) 2018: BODY curated by Katya Grokhovsky invites proposals for its fourteenth annual public art and performance festival taking place along 14th Street in Manhattan, NY — from Avenue C to the Hudson River — and coinciding group exhibition at Westbeth Gallery. BODY will present visual and performance art projects by women, female-identifying, and non-binary artists. AiOP welcomes innovative, interdisciplinary, and hybrid projects including installation, sculpture, performance, video, sound, and others, which will be presented simultaneously in the gallery and the public realm. We encourage projects that explore the locations’ history and heterogeneity, and that actively engage the public, both inside and on the street.

Opportunities: Art in Odd Place 2018: BODY (New York City) Deadline – 05/01/2018

Art in Odd Place 2018: BODY (New York City) October 4-27 Deadline: 05/01/2018 Online Application: http://www.artinoddplaces.org/2018-apply/ Fee to Participate or Apply :FREE Description Of Opportunity: Art in Odd Places aims to stretch the boundaries of communication in the public realm by presenting artworks in all disciplines outside the confines of traditional public space regulations. AiOP reminds us that public spaces function as the epicenter for diverse social interactions and the unfettered exchange of ideas. Read more about AiOP here: artinoddplaces.org Art in Odd Places (AiOP): BODY curated by Katya Grokhovsky invites proposals for its fourteenth annual public art and performance festival taking place from Avenue C to the Hudson River along 14th st in Manhattan, NY and accompanyi...