Open Calls

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...

Opportunities: project grants for performances on “dignity and receptivity in times of distance keeping”(Germany, Europe) Deadline – September, 15th 2020

Opportunity: project grants for performances on “dignity and receptivity in times of distance keeping” Where: Germany, Europe When: Start August, 1st 2020 Deadline: September, 15th 2020 Online Application: stipendium@himmelheber-stiftung.de Fee to Participate or Apply: 0 Description Of Opportunity: Project description (GERMAN): https://www.wuerdekompass.org/wuerde-und-beruehrbarkeit We award up to 6 project grants to artists who work on a performance or installation on the theme “dignity and receptivity in times of distance keeping”. The central point is the connection between human dignity and human receptivity (physical, emotional). A critical, artistic and personal examination of the topic should be negotiated. The work should be shown publicly, but this is not mandatory. If...

Opportunities: CROSS Award (Italy) Deadline – 15th September 2020

Opportunity: CROSS Award Where: Italy When: from january 2021 Deadline: 15th september 2020 Online Application: http://www.crossproject.it/en/application/ Fee to Participate or Apply: 0 Description Of Opportunity: OPEN CALL CROSS Award 2020 – VI edition  LIS Lab Performing Arts – in collaboration with Fondazione Piemonte dal Vivo and Ricola – announces the fifth edition of the ‘International CROSS award’ for artists and companies in the field of performing arts and music, with particular attention to original productions focused on the close interaction between artistic creation and environment, understood as landscape, territory or community. With respect to the profound changes that shake our everyday life, CROSS Award 2020 aims to be an incubator of images and pr...

Opportunities: Aerowaves #Twenty21 Open Call (Elefsina, Greece) Deadline – 16 September 2020, at 12:00 CEST

Opportunity: Aerowaves #Twenty21 Open Call Where: Elefsina, Greece When: 6 – 9 May 2021 Deadline: 16 September 2020, at 12:00 CEST Online Application: Application form and information. Description Of Opportunity: Aerowaves is a hub for dance discovery in Europe with a network of partners in 33 countries. The network is looking for the next Twenty talented emerging choreographers based in geographical Europe. You can now apply to become a Twenty21 artist for the opportunity to have your work presented at the Spring Forward festival next year in Elefsina (Greece) on 6 – 9 May 2021, and also by 27 of our partners around Europe. IMPORTANT RULE CHANGE As usual, previous Aerowaves applicants, successful or unsuccessful, may apply again –  but not with the same work. However, an...

Opportunities: hungry eyes festival – festival at the intersection of film, performance and installation art (Gießen, Germany) Deadline – 31.08.2020

Opportunity: hungry eyes festival – festival at the intersection of film, performance and installation art Where: Gießen, Germany When: 5th -7th of February 2021 Deadline: 31.08.2020 Online Application: Fee to Participate or Apply: no Description Of Opportunity: For its fourth edition, hungry eyes festival is once again looking for artistic works that situate themselves at the intersection of film, performance and installation art and question film in an interdisciplinary way. This year hungry eyes festival will take place in the urban exhibition space KiZ (Kultur im Zentrum) and poses the question of how cinematic works can relate to, as well as challenge that space. A program consisting of short film series, performative and installative works will explore what constitutes the medi...

Opportunities: Open Call – Tanztage Festival Berlin Deadline Aug 2, 2020

Every year the Tanztage Berlin is the very first festival to kick off the new year in the city. Since it was founded in 1996, the festival has evolved into an important platform both nationally and internationally for upcoming choreographers in Berlin.

Opportunities: Open Call – Dystopia Festival – Sound Art (Berlin, Germany) Deadline July 1, 2020

Open Call – Dystopia Festival – Sound Art (Berlin, Germany)Deadline July 1, 2020Apply: Online The Dystopia Festival brings diverse sound art viewpoints together in an exhibition that deals with current dystopian moments, as well as those of an imagined future. Dystopias have gained immense importance in recent years. Not only in fiction, but also in reality, the dystopian signals have been increasing, whether by authoritarian-led states, in threats posed by global Internet corporations, by drastic climate developments – or, most recently, by the corona pandemic. The dystopian always carries the germ of the utopian within it however, even if only as a warning to us not to let things go so far- as we have witnessed during the Corona period, when, for example, Venice’s canals beca...

Opportunities: Be A Part Of The 2020 Spider Festival (Ljubljana, Slovenia) Deadline – 27. May 2020

Opportunity: BE A PART OF THE 2020 SPIDER FESTIVAL Where: Ljubljana, Slovenia When: Between 17 and 20 June 2020 Deadline: 27. May 2020 Description Of Opportunity: Spider Festival, a festival of radical bodies, began to knit its web back in 2010 in Ljubljana under the umbrella of Pekinpah, while the artistic guidance is always in the hands of local artists. It brings together and interlaces bodies, thus opening a possibility for intense critical thematizations of a complex cultural-political atmosphere, social frictions and paradoxes, contemporary taboos and most urgent topics – through an artistic expression, of course. Unconventional approaches and discourses, anti-hegemonic objections and proposals of something better, new, hybrid genres, dance art which is ...