Summer Sessions Art and Technology Residencies 2024

The Summer Sessions are short-term international art and technology residencies for emerging artists and designers. A network of cultural organisations all over the world sponsors and hosts the residencies. Every summer the programme offers early-career artists and designers support so they can take part in production residencies abroad. Selected applicants will receive access to the facilities of the host institution, …

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Prince Claus Fund / Creative Industries Fund NL: Building Beyond Mentorship 2025 for Artists in Africa

The Prince Claus Fund and the Creative Industries Fund NL are calling for applications from mid-career artists, designers, or creatives for their Building Beyond Mentorship, to be held online and in person throughout 2025. Cities play a foundational role in the cultivation of identities that define the human experience. As urban challenges intensify worldwide, the urgency for innovative solutions is …

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European Commission: Support to Cultural Actors Addressing Global Issues in the MENA Region

The European Commission has launched a new regional cultural programme for the MENA Region: ‘Support to Cultural Actors Addressing Global Issues’. The global objective of this call for proposals is to improve human development and the quality of life in the Southern Neighbourhood region through culture. The specific objective of this call for proposals is to strengthen cultural ecosystems and …

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Ezzat Ezzat Contemporary Dance Studio: Contemporary Dance Night Residency Programme 2024 (Egypt)

The Contemporary Dance Night (CDN) team announces the launch of a call for choreographers to present proposals for a two-month residency in Egypt, between early October and mid-December 2024, working with Egyptian dancers, ending with public sharing of new creations to be presented in Cairo, Alexandria and Upper Egypt. CDN is an independent contemporary dance event that aims to familiarise …

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Ezzat Ezzat Contemorary Dance Studio: Contemporary Dance Night Residency Programme 2024 (Egypt)

The Contemporary Dance Night (CDN) team announces the launch of a call for choreographers to present proposals for a two-month residency in Egypt, between early October and mid-December 2024, working with Egyptian dancers, ending with public sharing of new creations to be presented in Cairo, Alexandria and Upper Egypt. CDN is an independent contemporary dance event that aims to familiarise …

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Emptyroom: Nature Artist Residency for Artists from Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea Bissau, Mozambique and São Tomé and Príncipe (Mozambique)

Emptyroom in Marracuene, Mozambique, is calling for appliations from visual and multidisciplinary artists from Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea Bissau, Mozambique and São Tomé and Príncipe. Provoking experimentation and connection, selected artists work in interdisciplinary teams of two to create a joint project. The project hopes this opportunity brings new ideas, exploration outside of one’s creative comfort zone, and creates connections …

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MAISHA: Call for Dancers, Choreographers and an Artistic Director from Africa and Europe (Ethiopia)

MAISHA has launched a call for applicants for the positions of dancers, choreographers and artistic director, for a three-week residency in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (1–24 May), in preparation for a performance in Addis on 25 May 2024. MAISHA is looking for 8 dancers from Africa and Europe to prepare an 80-minute dance performance. They are looking for dancers in all …

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Arab Fund for Arts and Culture: The North Africa Cultural Programme, Cycle II

The North Africa Cultural Programme (NACP) | Cycle II is a four-year programme (2024–2027) dedicated to five countries in North Africa – Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, and Tunisia – and comprises two support schemes: a National Cultural Opportunities Fund and a Regional Competitive Creativity Fund. Through a combination of open application processes and invitation-based calls, both funds aim to strengthen …

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Danse et mobilités en Afrique

AMA a le grand plaisir d’annoncer le lancement de « Danse et mobilités en Afrique ». Rédigée par Virginie Dupray, cette nouvelle publication s’intéresse aux enjeux particuliers au domaine de la danse en matière de mobilité en Afrique. Proposant à la fois analyses poussées, études de cas et conseils pratiques, cette publication vient inaugurer une nouvelle série axée sur la …

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STARTS4AFRICA Residency Programme (Senegal, Ghana, Tanzania, Nigeria)

STARTS4AFRICA is has announced the Call for Artists for the first STARTS Residency Programme fully dedicated to promoting Sub-Saharan Africa innovation at the nexus of Science + Technology + Arts. STARTS4AFRICA will select 8 artists to be hosted by 8 organisations based in 4 African countries (Senegal, Ghana, Tanzania, and Nigeria) and to produce a tangible, presentable and art-driven innovation …

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