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Call for papers the forum - 1st edition on September 29th, 2017 in Grenoble

The international Forum "Creative Mobilities" ​identifies and questions the new uses and the possible associations between two fields of public activity: mobility and culture. The reinvention and appropriation of public space by a plurality of actors; the access to culture and its diversity for all; the role of active citizenship; the valuation of the daily commuting time (transforming movement into "experience(s)"/ "living" through mobility); the promotion of new sustainable ways of living in different locations, in particular to fight against climate change and poor air quality, and...


Call for artists | Blueproject Foundation

The BLUEPROJECT FOUNDATION is a non-profit entity based in Barcelona whose main aim is to support and promote national and international artistic creation. This service is offered through a residency programme that provides support for artists and exhibits and promotes work that is both relevant to and a reflection of today's aesthetic, social and intellectual issues.

The participating Artists will be chosen according to the conditions established in this CALL FOR ARTISTS, outlined below:


1. Participants

This call is open to any...


TURN fund for artistic cooperation between germany and african countries

In 2012, the Federal Cultural Foundation established the TURN – Fund for Artistic Cooperation between Germany and African Countries in order to encourage a wide range of German institutions to shift their focus on the artistic production and cultural debates in African countries.

New forms of artistic collaboration

German cultural organisations in all artistic areas are called upon to engage in new forms of artistic collaboration with African partners. The programme offers incentives primarily to German institutions and artists (museums, theatres, dance companies...


UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture

UNESCO calls for candidatures for the UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture. Awarded since 2001, the Prize was established in 1998 in collaboration with the Government of Sharjah (United Arab Emirates) and is now at its 15th edition.

With a view to increasing the visibility of this Prize further, UNESCO and the government of Sharjah would like to encourage you to propose qualified candidates who deserve to be rewarded for their literary, scientific or artistic achievements, as well as for their global outreach devoted to promoting Arab culture and its worldwide dissemination –...


Calling All Student Writers! Enter the Rewarded Essays Writing Contest

Do you fashion yourself a budding writer? Perhaps you know you are pretty creative with a pen and would love a chance to show it and win some money too? Well, your chance is here. is sponsoring a scholarship essay contest, open to all high school students from anywhere in the world. This is your chance to fashion a creative, engaging essay that will grab the judges’ attention and perhaps end up with an award.

And here are all the details.

A Double Win Possibility

Let’s talk prizes. When you enter...


European youth award Digital Creativity improving Society

The European Youth Award is a pan-European competition among socially committed and creative entrepreneurs, start-up founders, designers, producers, application developers, journalists, writers, students… under the age of 33 who use Internet and Mobile technology to create digital projects to improve society.

  • The DIGITAL project, product or application entering the contest must be mainly initiated and executed by young people under the age of 33 (born on or after January 1, 1984) living in one of the member states of the Council of...

Call for applicants - SouthMed WiA


Promoting the Role and Image of Women in the Southern Mediterranean Audiovisual Sector



Deadline for submission: 15 September at 21:00 (GMT)


The project Towards Greater Gender Equality: Promoting the Role and Image of Women in the Southern Mediterranean Audiovisual Sector – SouthMed WiA, is designed to promote gender equality and support the film sector...


NAAS is hiring an administrative and Finance Manager.

NAAS is seeking a highly-motivated individual to take on the role of Administrative and Finance Manager. The Administrative and Finance Manager is appointed by, works closely with, and reports to the Executive Director. She/he is expected to work full-time and to start by mid-July 2017.

About the Organization:

NAAS is a network that champions innovation in cinema exhibition in the Arabic-speaking region. Through its work, NAAS aims to broaden the scope of films available to the Arab public and encourage dialogue around cinema and its history with the hopes...


The Festival Academy : call for applications

First Atelier for Young Festival Managers in Africa Johannesburg, South Africa, 23 – 29 March 2018 Apply now!

The Festival Academy (initiative of the European Festivals Association - EFA), calls for applications for the Atelier for Young Festival Managers in Johannesburg, South Africa to take place from 23 – 29 March 2018. The Festival Academy, in partnership with the Market Theatre Foundation and the University of Witwatersrand’s School of Arts, will present the Atelier. 45 participants will be selected for the 7-day training programme during which they will...


The Mashrebiya font competition for modern architectural screens: call for submissions

The deadline for submissions is 30 June 2017.

The Khatt Foundation is launching the Mashrebiya Font Competition, a novel type design competition that aims to add culture-specific fonts to the Arab visual culture – fonts specifically designed to produce modern mashrebiya architectural screens.

The mashrebiya screen is an iconic element of Arab/Islamic architecture. Mashrebiyas are still popular as separation screens or walls. However, they are often constructed from complex geometrical parts and shapes, and...