Deadline: 10 January 2017
Open to: artists, professionals, amateurs, students – everyone can participate
Award: total of 3,000 USD will be presented in the form of three separate awards
Art is a powerful tool to evoke social change. Without uttering a single word, artists can enlighten, educate and affect change around the world. Embracing Our Differences invites you to participate in creating a world where differences are embraced and individuality is celebrated. Become a part of this exciting change through your visual art submission to the annual Embracing Our Differences juried competition.
45 submissions will be selected for inclusion in the exhibit. The judges may select an additional three entries for “honorable mention.”
You retain the rights to your... Read More »
Deadline: 09 October 2016
Open to: artists based in Germany, working with photography, video, new media, installation and specific interventions in public space
Costs: all costs covered
A.R.Tetovo is a residency program open for visual artists based in Germany, willing to engage in the political and social context offered by the city of Tetovo and its social live through their work and in collaboration with young local artists.
The Residency program is planned at the organization LOJA in fall 2016, starting in October for the period of one month.
Artists based in Germany working with photography, video, new media, installation and specific interventions in public space.
Expenses provided by CBC LOJA:
Accommodation (apartment, for the period of one month). For... Read More »
Deadline: 25 August 2016
Open to: arts professionals from Eastern Partnership countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine)
Grant: international travel costs between place of residence and place of Meeting, accommodation during the Meeting and per diems will be covered
East European Performing Arts Platform/EEPAP announces an open call for the new mobility programme for performing arts professionals from Eastern Partnership countries. The program is a unique opportunity to experience the benefits of being an IETM member through attending the Spring and Fall Plenary Meetings. After each Meeting, the grantee will provide EEPAP and IETM with a report of activities during the Meeting and how experience of the Meeting had been transferred to local environment of... Read More »
Deadline: 31 August 2016
Open to: artists, designers, authors, illustrators, craftsman, innovators or entrepreneurs
C:F Marketplace emerges as a movement, to create a space for the best creative minds – artists, designers, authors, illustrators, craftsman, innovators or entrepreneurs. A place to connect, share ideas and grow a new vibrant network. C:F Marketplace offers you the opportunity to become a real celebrity and engage your work with a community of more than 36,000 youths across the world.
What do you win by participating in the C:F Marketplace?
As a platform, the challenge:Future will offer you:
Featured article on www.challengefuture.org about your work (the review being prepared from the creative fingers of our very best writers);
Conduct a short interview with... Read More »
Deadline: 8 July 2016
Open to: architects, artists, students and everyone from around the world
Awards: One Jury Award of EUR 1, 605 / Three Audience Awards of EUR 229 approx. for each
This year, FUTUWAWA focuses on the most discussed and the most promising area of the capital city, with huge city-forming potential – Parade Square (Defilad Square).
The Competition allows us to look for new ideas that will help to breathe new life into Parade Square. It is not intention to abolish existing plans, but also is not a goal to stick too close to them, as this is the only way to organize a vision-oriented competition. Do not be afraid to experiment. Design your own Parade Square. You can even forget... Read More »
Deadline: 19 July 2016
Open to: visual art students, students of art history, film, artists, architects, curators and anyone interested in art
Venue: 3 – 8 July 2016, Stacion – Center for Contemporary Art Prishtina, Kosovo
Summer School as a School (SSAS) is an art and schooling platform, stationed in Prishtina, with collaborating partners in Ljubljana, New York, Belgrade, Vienna, Oslo, Skopje, and Sarajevo.
SSAS is envisioned as a guide and an intervention, designed to unite and disseminate critical knowledge and address relevant challenges of today, with new models and possibilities in art education and art collaboration.
Course leaders, lecturers, and collaborators for SSAS 2016 have compiled a challenging and inspiring program for participants and the public, structured as a hub with seven courses, which combine theory-based classes... Read More »
Deadline: 1 June 2016
Open to: artists and arts managers working in performing arts and literature from eligible contruies
Fellowship: accommodation, food, visa, travel and insurance costs
CEC ArtsLink promotes international communication and understanding through collaborative, innovative arts projects for mutual benefit. They support and produce programs that encourage the exchange of visual and performing artists and cultural managers in the United States and 37 countries overseas.
ArtsLink eliminates the administrative and logistical tasks associated with hosting an international visitor by arranging visas, organizing and paying for international and domestic travel and hosting an orientation and a concluding session in New York. Host organizations receive funding to cover... Read More »
Deadline: 30 September 2016
Open to: creative artists with new ideas for the design and shape of frames for paintings, photographs and mirrors
Prize: three main prizes a special award; 1st EUR 10,000 / 2nd EUR 4,000 /3rd EUR 3,000
There are many kinds of treasures – material and non-material – which, for most of us, hold an immense, immeasurable value. A way to protect these reminders of beautiful, precious, but occasionally heart-rending moments in our lives are photographs, paintings, and portraits of loved ones. To emphasize their personal value, we put them in frames. Picture frames are much older than we think. In fact, they have existed for much longer than photography.
The main expectation from artists and designers, participants... Read More »
Deadline: 23 September 2016
Open to: designers, artists, photographers, illustrators and by students in any of these areas
Prize: total prize of six prizes – five main, and a special prize
Stereohype’s popular product range includes printed T-shirts and an ever-growing button badge collection that consists of winning designs entered to the label’s annual button badge design competition, now in its 11th year, plus badges created specially for Stereohype’s By Invitation Only (B.I.O.) Button Badge Series. Various other badge design projects are also added to the range occasionally. The focus is on fresh, innovative and inspirational works. The competition is open in two categories: “Single Badge” and “Sets of 4”.
In 2014 Stereohype celebrated its 10th anniversary with a large retrospective exhibition as part of London Design Festival and hosted... Read More »
Deadline: ongoing registation
Open to: everyone with no age limit and no skills required (programmers, game designers, artists, business students or others simply interested in being innovative and creating something new)
Venue: 14-16 April, FH Joanneum in Graz, Austria
Have you ever longed for the creation of something that has never existed before? Has any creative idea ever flashed your mind but you had no time to elaborate on it? Would you like to meet with other ingenious people just like you and work together for 48 hours? If you answered “Yes, that’s totally me!” to one of those questions you are right at the EYA Game Jam 2016.
In 2016 for the second time, European Youth Award (EYA) invites people with all kinds of backgrounds... Read More »