Open Calls

Opportunities: Oper Call, Videodance Festival (Theatre or City Park in Cagliari, Italy) Deadline – 30/11/2020

Opportunity: Oper Call, Videodance Festival Where: Theatre or City Park in Cagliari, Italy When: December 2020 or september 2021 Deadline: 30/11/2020 Online Application: Fee to Participate or Apply: NO fee Description Of Opportunity: Call for entries 2020 REPRISE Welcome to the second part of the 8th edition of Breaking 8- International Festival of Videodance. The selected works will be screened in december 2020 (dates still to confirm) or during the international contemporary dance festival FIND 39- Festival Internazionale Nuova Danza 2021, in Cagliari, Italy. A restricted selection might be proposed, prior notification to the authors, to our international partner videodance festivals and presented in further cultural events organized by Breaking 8.  Breaking8 does not include a comp...

Opportunities: OPEN CALL 2021 | Annual Grant | Residency Program ZARATAN AIR (Zaratan – Arte Contemporânea, Lisbon, Portugal) Deadline – 15/11/2020

Opportunity: OPEN CALL 2021 | Annual Grant | Residency Program ZARATAN AIR Where: Zaratan – Arte Contemporânea, Lisbon, Portugal When: 2021 Deadline: 15/11/2020 Online Application: https://zaratan.pt//en/event/465 Fee to Participate or Apply: Free Description Of Opportunity: OPEN CALL 2021 | Annual Grant Residency Program ZARATAN AIR DEADLINE | From 15th October to 15th November, 2020 (24H00) ELIGIBILITY | Emerging and professional artists, performers, musicians, curators, writers and other cultural agents are eligible to apply. The residency program is designed for international artists – or national artists residing abroad – for the development of artistic projects, individual or collective. Zaratan defends a multidisciplinary and experimental a...

Opportunities: Open Call | Latinoamérica Extendida: Europa (Europe and online) Deadline – 18 October 2020

As part of the encuentro CONTINUO LATIDO AMERICANO DE PERFORMANCE 2020, Latinoamérica Extendida: Europa (Latin America Extended: Europe) invites Latin American artists living in Europe to propose works in the following formats: video-performance, video documentation of a performance, photo-performance

Opportunities: Choreographic Convention V: Movement Research, Sofia (Goethe Institut-Bulgaria / Online) Deadline – None

Opportunity: Choreographic Convention V: Movement Research, Sofia Where: Goethe Institut-Bulgaria / Online When: 10th and 11th of October 2020 Deadline: None Online Application: None Fee to Participate or Apply: None Description Of Opportunity: Choreographic Convention V: Movement Research, Sofia October 10 – 11, 2020 at 11 AM – 5 PM UTC+03 As a part of the “Choreographic Convention” Programme of the project “Life Long Burning – Towards a Sustainable Ecosystem of Contemporary Dance in Europe”  Curated by Iva Sveshtarova, Angelina Georgieva, Willy Prager, Stephan A. Shtereff Ever since its introduction into dance-making by the pioneers of modern dance, and especially since experimental dance collectives turned improvisation into an artistic practice in the United States in the 1970’s, movem...

Opportunities: Call for Submissions Ensemble Ouvert (Worldwide/Canada) Deadline – Rolling deadline

Opportunity: Call for submissions Ensemble Ouvert Where: Worldwide, based in Canada When: Rolling admissions Deadline: Rolling deadline Online Application: https://www.ensembleouvert.com/participer–participate.html Fee to Participate or Apply: No fee Description Of Opportunity: In 2011, Silvy Panet-Raymond launched The Missing Link Project in Berlin. Since then other versions have taken shape: Paris, 2014 and Rennes (France) 2018. Ensemble Ouvert (loosely translated as open / together or open-ended set) is a project that is created with contributions by over 100 artists from around the world. By engaging in the Ensemble Ouvert project, artists provide dynamic opportunities for their work and the work of others to generate new perspectives beyond the usual models of collaboration, exc...

Opportunities: 2 Year MFA in Theatre – Sarah Lawrence College (New York)

The Master of Fine Arts in Theatre at Sarah Lawrence College supports students through research and practice to develop their unique artistic voice and robust creative practice to engage with the contemporary field. Under the guidance of faculty and thesis advisors who are working artists, curators, and organizers, the program offers an advanced study of theatre and performance that is interdisciplinary, collaborative, expansive, and rigorous.

Opportunities: the Incurable Caravan’s Online Car Show (Online) Deadline – December 1st, 2020

Opportunity: the Incurable Caravan’s Online Car Show Where: Online (Virginia, USA-based) When: May 2020 Deadline: December 1st, 2020 Online Application: https://forms.gle/bGsT6VohLXpGiANb7 Fee to Participate or Apply: 0 Description Of Opportunity: About The Incurable Caravan’s Online Car Show is an indefinite online exhibit. All works accepted should expect to be a single element on a larger, scrolling page. The Car Show seeks to intersect traditional, popular, experimental, and outsider styles with an enthusiasm towards all approaches to art-making. We welcome all interpretations of media and automotive transportation. Guidelines Works submitted should include, allude to, or represent some elements of a car (doors, windows, wheels, engines, memories, etc.), but how you choose to pre...

Opportunities: Open Call For Women Artists (Berlin, Germany) Deadline – 23.09.2021

Opportunity: Open Call For Women Artists Where: Berlin, Germany When: 2020- Deadline: 23.09.2021 Online Application: spacesoundground@gmail.com Fee to Participate or Apply: none Description Of Opportunity: I would like to initiate a multidisciplinary performative art collective of Women who have Endometriosis. Goals are: Empowerment, collective support, creating artistic projects and spreading awareness of the impact this condition has on Women’ s lives. The projects created should not all necessarily pertain just to the topic of endometriosis or all aim at performative actions. The main starting point is creating a specific context, a safe space many Women artists would like to experience. If you relate or know Women who could potentially be interested, please forward this call for ...

Opportunities: Convocatoria Abierta · Apèl Louvri · Open Call · Appel Ouvert · Open Oproep (Puerto Rico) Deadline – September 14, 2020

Opportunity: Convocatoria Abierta · Apèl Louvri · Open Call · Appel Ouvert · Open Oproep (Puerto Rico) Where: Puerto Rico (open to the  Caribbean islands) When: from the 3rd to the 9th of May 2021 Deadline: SEPTEMBER 14, 2020 Online Application: http://mezcolanza.pr/ Fee to Participate or Apply: 0 Description Of Opportunity: This encounter of Caribbean artists in the archipelago of Boriken (Puerto Rico) is born from the urgency of embodying our Sea of Islands as an antithesis to the current segregation of the Caribbean. The main objective is to unite and exchange creations, sensibilities, resistances, and knowledge among our Caribbean islander neighbors, through the art of performance. From Boriken (Puerto Rico), one of the oldest colonies in the world, this call is launched for the produc...

Opportunities: Open Call for Performance Arts Festival AiOP2021: NORMAL (New York) Deadline – December 1st, 2020

Art in Odd Places (AiOP): NORMAL, curated by Furusho von Puttkammer, invites proposals for its sixteenth annual public art and performance festival taking place from Avenue C to the Hudson River along 14th st in Manhattan, NY. AiOP welcomes innovative multi and interdisciplinary hybrid projects including installation, sculpture, and performance which can be presented in the public realm. We encourage projects that explore & expose the American Mythos, and that actively engage the public. There is no application fee.

Opportunities: Call to artists-ARTICA 2020 (St Louis, MO) Deadline – 8/15/2020

Artists, musicians, poets, performers, and creative citizens are invited to participate in ARTICA 2020 Eternal Return, a multi-media, outdoor arts festival.  All are welcome to create, participate and celebrate artistic expression.

Opportunities: OPEN CALL CAOS 2021 (Turin, IT) Deadline – 30th September 2020

Opportunity: OPEN CALL CAOS 2021 Where: Turin (IT) When: January / April 2021 Deadline: 30th September 2020 Online Application: https://www.officinecaos.net/index.php/en/opencallcaos2021en/ Fee to Participate or Apply: 0 Description Of Opportunity: officine CAOS – Turin (IT), is seeking emerging artists from abroad, working in the fields of contemporary theatre and dance, performance or multimedia art, in order to present their work during the winter season 2021. We particularly wish to engage with cross-disciplinary and performance art works, lasting up to 40 min. The offer includes the following: > Performance space > Technical equipment and assistance > Accommodation (max 4 people | 2 twin rooms + kitchen) > An overall reimbursement of 1.100€ > High profile publicity in p...