Open Calls

Tour Your Work – Deadline In 5 Days – Contemporary Performance Almanac

Tour Your Latest Performances Don’t Make Work In The Dark We invite you to a part of the Contemporary Performance Almanac 2019, a crowd-funded and open-source overview of contemporary performance created or presented during the 2017/18/19 seasons available for touring now. This is the 5th year and 6th volume of the Almanac. The book will be published in 2019. We will share the ebook version with international presenters who are looking to invite touring work and publish the book for participants. So often presenters do not have access to the work of artists that are outside the touring circuit. Contemporary Performance sees a need to give access to both artists and presenters to find each other and start new working relationships. The ebook will be a digital copy of our perfect bound...

Opportunities: Pittsburgh’s Performance Art Festival (Pittsburgh, PA) Deadline – May 31st

Pittsburgh’s Performance Art Festival (Pittsburgh, PA) August 30th and 31st Deadline: May 31, 2019 Online Application: www.pghpaf.com/apply Fee to Participate or Apply: $10.00 (Your submission fees are added directly to the festival’s artist stipend fund) Description Of Opportunity: Pittsburgh’s Performance Art Festival (PGHPAF) is a weekend-long campus-style event featuring site-specific performances and art interventions by multi-media artists from around the world. Applicants are encouraged to submit living art, durational and time-based performances, interactive new-media, installations, documentation, happenings, and collaborative works among other forms of performance. Apply for our 5th-anniversary fest! Selected artists will be provided a small stipend, housing, an...

Opportunities: Join The 6th Addition Of The Contemporary Performance Almanac 2019 (Deadline April 20, 2019)

We invite you to a part of the Contemporary Performance Almanac 2019, a crowd-funded and open-source overview of contemporary performance created or presented during the 2017/18/19 seasons available for touring now.

Opportunities: LandEscape Now! 10th Edition 2019 (London, UK & NYC, USA) Deadline – May 31, 2019

LandEscape Now! 10th Edition 2019 (London, United Kingdom and New York City, USA) June 10, 2019 Deadline: May 31, 2019 Online Application: http://landescapeart.yolasite.com/enter-your-submission.php Fee to Participate or Apply: None Description Of Opportunity: LandEscape is launching the 10th edition of “LandEscape Now!”, an open art event that will once again introduce nine artists in various fine arts disciplines, with the goal of discovering talented creatives from around the world and supporting their art activities. LandEscape is a career-enhancing opportunity for established and emerging artists to engage in professional critique and artistic introspection, to open the dialogue between artists and audience, between thoughts and their articulation The current edition aims to advance a...

Opportunities: FESTIVAL OPERA PRIMA CALL FOR ENTRIES (Rovigo) Deadline – 30th March 2019

FESTIVAL OPERA PRIMA CALL FOR ENTRIES (Rovigo) from the 12th to the 15th september 2019 Deadline: 30th March 2019 Online Application: 15th March 2019 Fee to Participate or Apply: 0 Description Of Opportunity: OBJECT OF THE CALL This call for entries is opened to groups or artists that practice experimental theatre throughout Europe. EXPERIMENTAL THEATRE is the proposal of a work that really experiments with the dramaturgy (interpreted as scenic composition), the actor, the spectator and the scenic space. In other words, experimental theatre is all that unconventional theatre pursuing: the autonomy of scenic language from a written play; the redefinition of the scenic space; the reformulation of the role and the gaze of the spectator; an original actors’ training; a link that connects...

Opportunities: LightLab 17 Performance Series The Space Upstairs (Pittsburgh ,PA USA) Deadline – April 15, 2019

LightLab 17 Performance Series (The Space Upstairs 214 N Lexington st Pittsburgh PA USA) May 24 and 25 2019 Deadline: April 15, 2019 Online Application: email application to slowdangerslowdanger@gmail.com and david.bernabo@gmail.com Fee to Participate or Apply: Description Of Opportunity: Lightlab 17 May 24 2019 doors7:30pm show 8pm May 25 2019 doors 7:30pm show 8pm Lightlab Performance Series is an artist-run performance series that provides platforms for diverse voices in experimental performance. Founded in 2013 by Taylor Knight and David Bernabo and now curated with Anna Thompson, Lightlab is an event series meant to encourage local dance and performance artists to experiment with form, composition, improvisation, and context. Over four years and 16 events with local and national artis...

Opportunities: Open Call for Artists (Laucha) Deadline – 31.03.2019

Open Call for Artists (Laucha) 09.-11.08.2019 Deadline: 31.03.2019 Online Application: www.szene-zeigen.d Description Of Opportunity: Szene zeigen – We invite you to come together, to celebrate theatre and art, to eat and play together as well as to engage with each other. A huge empty gliding school on the ridge of Sachsen Anhalt: three days, two stages and 600 guests. The programme is shaped by your works and productions! We want to show your scene. And ours. More interaction instead of passivity, Focus instead of overload, Out of the comfort zone? Collective meals, catharsis and ecstasy! Theatre productions from educational institutions, the independent scene – Freie Szene as well as ‘amateur productions’ are welcome. Whether ensemble or solo, whether music theat...

Opportunities: OPEN CALL Live Works Vol.7 (Dro (TN, Italy)) Deadline – 16th April

OPEN CALL Live Works Vol.7 (Dro (TN, Italy)) 6th-21st July 2019 Deadline: 16th April Online Application: https://liveworks.wufoo.com/forms/ryqqv9701hdvnf/ Fee to Participate or Apply: € 24,00 Description Of Opportunity: OPEN CALL Live Works Vol.7 project by CENTRALE FIES curated by Barbara Boninsegna (artistic director of Centrale Fies, Dro) Simone Frangi (researcher, writer and curator, Milan) Deadline: 16th April 2019 Created in 2013 by Centrale Fies, in collaboration with Viafarini, LIVE WORKS is a platform of research and production dedicated to the transdisciplinary development of performance. LIVE WORKS sees performance as a work space, and as an instrument and cultural exercise. Starting from the notion of performance in the visual art practice, the prize is unique in its particular...

Opportunities: Open Call For 13th In Out Festival 2019 (Gdańsk, Poland) Deadline – 24 March 2019

OPEN CALL FOR 13TH IN OUT FESTIVAL 2019 (Gdańsk, Poland) from January until the end of April Deadline: 24 March 2019 Online Application: www.inoutfestival.pl/?mod=zgloszenie Fee to Participate or Apply: none Description Of Opportunity: OPEN CALL FOR 13TH IN OUT ESTIVAL 2019 We would like to invite filmmakers and visual artists to participate in an open international competition happening along with 13th edition of IN OUT FESTIVAL. The competition is organized regularly since 2005 by LAZNIA Centre of Contemporary Art. Participants can submit videoarts, documentaries, experiments and animations focusing on this year’s theme VIDEO/PERFORMANCE. The contest is a two-step process: until 1 April 2019 jury of the 1st step will select 20 artists, whose works will be qualified to the 2nd step and th...

Opportunities: “Carrying Across:” Crossing Disciplines as a Form of ‘Translation’ (Interim magazine, Las Vegas NV, US) Deadline – April 15th, 2019

“Carrying Across:” Crossing Disciplines as a Form of ‘Translation’ (Interim magazine, Las Vegas NV, US) July 2019 Deadline: April 15th, 2019 Online Application: https://interimmagazine.submittable.com/categories/edit/133455#!page-basic Fee to Participate or Apply: $3.00 Description Of Opportunity: For Interim’s July issue, we are seeking work that crosses disciplines in the form of “translation.” The origin of the word translate means “to carry across.” While translation usually occurs across languages, we are looking specifically for work that is carried across one art form to the other, or work that seeks to create new forms altogether. Perhaps you’ve created dance informed by the structure of a particular sonnet, or you’v...

Opportunities: Peripheral ARTeries – Open Call for Artists, Biennial Edition 2019 (London, United Kingdom and New York City, USA) Deadline – January 30, 2019

Peripheral ARTeries is looking for artists to be featured in the new special Biennial Edition of their art publication, that comes to its 10th edition. This opportunity is great for both established and early career artists who need a boost to their artist portfolio.

Opportunities: CALL FOR ARTISTS: THE BODY LANGUAGE ITSLIQUID International Art Exhibition (venice) Deadline – 31/01/2018

CALL FOR ARTISTS: THE BODY LANGUAGE ITSLIQUID International Art Exhibition (venice) 21 february – 22 march Deadline: 31/01/2018 Online Application: http://www.itsliquid.com/call-for-artists-the-body-language-itsliquid-international-art-exhibition-2019.html Fee to Participate or Apply: free Description Of Opportunity: CALL FOR ARTISTS: THE BODY LANGUAGE  ITSLIQUID International Art Exhibition Venice, February 21 – March 22, 2019 Deadline: January 31, 2019 ITSLIQUID Group, in collaboration with VENICE EVENTS and VALORIZZAZIONI CULTURALI | ART-EVENTS, is selecting all interesting photos, paintings, video art works, installations/sculptures and performance art works to include in the next event THE BODY LANGUAGE – ITSLIQUID International Art Exhibition 2019 that will be held in Venice du...