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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: STARTS.EE art+science residency “How to wear sensations?” (Tallinn, Estonia) Deadline – 24.08.2020

Opportunity: STARTS.EE art+science residency “How to wear sensations?” Where: Tallinn, Estonia When: September 2020 (negotiable) Deadline: 24.08.2020 Online Application: https://adobe.ly/30NiZ7t Fee to Participate or Apply: free Description Of Opportunity: In this residency, we invite an artist and a scientist/technologist to experiment with (1) analysis and processing of biological markers such as heart rate variability or electrodermal activity, and (2) mapping of resulting biological patterns onto multisensory (tactile or auditory-tactile) patterns to be delivered via wearables like bracelets or vibrating clothing in artistic scenarios. The example scenarios may include but are not limited to raised self-awareness (e.g., CogoNovo or Magic lining projects), tele-empathy or ot...

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...

Online Course – Performance Art Archives and Documentation (online) Deadline – August 28, 2020

Opportunity: Online course “Performance Art Archives and Documentation Where: online When: Sept 1-22, 2020, Tuesdays 6-8pm CET Deadline: August 28, 2020 Online Application: yes Fee to Participate or Apply: EUR 175 Description Of Opportunity: This online course examines how the time-and site-specific experience of performance art is translated into physical material with sustainability. It investigates into the relation of physical remains to ephemeral artistic practice, their meaning for the inscription into history, and ways of use for artists, scholars, and curators. The course will present various theories related to the concept of the archive, modes of documentation ranging from traditional to contemporary, as well as examples of use of archival material in artistic and exhibitio...

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: 2021-2022 Studio and Curatorial Fellowships (NXTHVN, 169 Henry St, New Haven, CT 06511) Deadline – November 1, 2020

Opportunity: 2021-2022 Studio and Curatorial Fellowships Where: NXTHVN, 169 Henry St, New Haven, CT 06511 When: June 2020 Deadline: November 1, 2020 Online Application: Fee to Participate or Apply: US $35 Description Of Opportunity: Each June, NXTHVN welcomes up to seven artists, two curators, and eight New Haven high school students to its annual Fellowship and Apprenticeship programs. Through a proprietary curriculum that focuses on mentorship, professional development, and skills training, members of the cohort cultivate their individual practices within a collaborative, community-driven context. Each fellow mentors a local high school apprentice, providing them with hands-on instruction in studio and curatorial practices. Through active participation in NXTHVN’s year-long programs, ear...

Opportunities: Open Call for texts on Argentine performance art (Worldwide) Deadline – Rolling base

Opportunity: Open Call for texts on Argentine performance art Where: Worldwide When: Rolling base Deadline: Rolling base Online Application: Fee to Participate or Apply: No fee Description Of Opportunity: Argentina Performance Art is the first research digital platform on Performance Art in Argentina.  We are looking for critical texts, articles, papers, reviews and essays about Argentine performance. If you are a researcher, artist, art critic, curator, teacher and/or student we invite you to submit your work for review. How To Apply: Please submit your work by email to info@argentinaperformanceart.com Please include the following information: – author’s name – title of your work – a brief summary of your work (3-4 lines) – short bio (up to 200 words) \Submis...

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: Artist in Residency Four Plus One Elements (Tinos island, Greece) Deadline – 15 August

Opportunity: Artist in Residency Four Plus One Elements Where: Tinos island, Greece When: September 26th – October 18th 2020 Deadline: 15 August Online Application: https://en.kinono.gr/opencall.php Fee to Participate or Apply: Description Of Opportunity: Kinono Tinos Art Gathering introduces the thematic proposal “Four (plus one) Elements”, borrowing the four natural elements (earth, water, air, fire) and distinguishing their partnership in the creation, over time, of the peculiar natural and man-made environment of the island of Tinos. By creating different conditions of studying space, which monitor the cycle-chain of transformation from one natural element to another, Kinono imagines the partnership of a combination of two elements, under the influence of time, in each one ...

Opportunities: Young Urban Performances 2020 (Osnabrueck, Germany) Deadline – July 31, 2020

Opportunity: Young Urban Performances 2020 Where: Osnabrueck, Germany When: September 5, 2020 Deadline: July 31, 2020 Online Application: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfc5O4A6Cthoa29FfdWuNIajFmegeV7JOv4ZZxbAnLCeWbntA/viewform Fee to Participate or Apply: no Description Of Opportunity: When: September 5, 2020 Where: Public space, Osnabrück What: Long Durational live performances, installations & videos Who: Performance artists Until when: 31 July 2020 Between rest and sprint, in restless patience, new realities are created. Waiting offers space for reflection, new and lateral thinking. In exchange with oneself, in twos, but never more than in threes. Now we feel comfortable and uncomfortable in being alone, but we also love and hate what we have in common. Conecting the disc...