Open-calls , Submissions and hot proposals for artists (opportunities to be happy at the end of the 2020 and to look forward to the new year 2021)
- Open Call
Audience Labs at the Royal Opera House and National Gallery X
Audience Labs at the Royal Opera House and National Gallery X announce an Open call for artists working in any digital form and/or medium. Proposals can be submitted by single artists or collaborative teams.
The Rules Do Not Apply is an open call for digital artists and creatives to explore, play with, and disrupt traditional ideas of art.
More info about application find on National Gallery
2. Open call
Deadline 22 December 2020
Hungry Sharks Company from Salzburg, Austria are looking for collaborators for a dance performance. We are looking for potential collaborators in various fields (video, sculptor, costume, designers, painters, architects etc.) Artists who are working with brutalism as a source of their creativity.
More info about application find on Hungry Sharks Company
3. Open call
Flutgraben Performances Residencies | Open Call #2 | 2021 (DE)
Deadline: 22 December 2020
This opportunity is for both emerging and established professional choreographers and artists who are active in Berlin.
More info on Die Interessengemeinschaft Freie Theaterarbeit (IGFT)
4. Open Call
Black Realities Grant
Deadline is December 31 ,2020
FOR BLACK ARTISTS –The Grant awards a monthly cash prize to media projects that explore the varied conditions, experiences, feelings, and range of humanity of the Black global community.
All formats, genres, and categories of screen-based projects will be considered including films, TV, games, apps, VR/AR experiences, photojournalism, and more.
Only two hard requirements: first, the lead creator must be Black, and second, the perspective of Black folx and the centering of Black thoughts and characters must be the core of the project.
More info about submission on Kaleidoscope page
5. FREE CONCERT
JEAN-MICHEL JARRE ANNOUNCES NEW YEAR’S EYE VR PERFORMANCE AT VIRTUALIZED NOTRE-DAME DE PARIS
DATE: 31, 2020 /23H25 CET/PARIS-TIME
You can join the New Years’ Eve celebration on December 31st, 2020, at 23H25 CET/PARIS-TIME . “Welcome To The Other Side,” the event is scheduled for Thursday, December 31st, and will be an exclusive one-off performance showcased worldwide and open to all as a free virtual concert. Through the use of social virtual reality, Jarre has developed a cutting-edge mixed media format where we can all ring in the New Year together—and party together—wherever we are.
The immersive event will be available on the social VR platform VRChat, accessible either via PC or in virtual reality for those with VR headsets. The stream will also be available via Jarre’s social media platforms via PC or Mac, smartphone or tablet.
6. OPEN CALL
Queer Arts Festival Greece – Thessaloniki
Different forms of arts
Deadline: 31 January, 2021
Started from 12 December 2020 , till 31 January 2021, the Thessaloniki Queer Arts Festival welcomes proposals from across disciplines, including but not limited to visual artworks, poetry and writing, workshops, performances, video and film, community interventions and talks or lectures that investigate the question: What is Identity?
7. OPEN CALL
This is Gender 2021
Photograph and Photojournalist
Deadline is January 3, 2021
The global photography competition hosted by Global Health 50/50 invite photographers to share their vision about gender.
All photographic and photojournalistic forms are welcome and photographers from low- and middle-income communities and countries are particularly encouraged to participate. Winners will be decided by a panel of international experts in photography, visual culture, gender and global health.
More info about submission on GLOBALHEALTH5050 page
8. Open call
Artists Development Programe 2021
Deadline January 10, 2021
The EIB Institute open the application for their 2021 edition of its Artists Development Programme (ADP)
6-8 week residency in Luxembourg, enabling the selected artist(or a duo) to develop practice and create a new (body of) work(s), boosted by the mentorship of acclaimed Finnish artist Jorma Puranen.
Submission are open for artists (born after 1 January 1986_ from the EU member states Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Malta, Poland or Romania to develop practice and create new works
More info about submission on European Investment Bank Institute page
9. Open Call
Open Call 2021 Artist in Residence Program
Deadline:January 10, 2021,
Open call for 2 month residency program in Graz Austria. Three major topics are elaborated and worked on: Paradigm shifts in relation to (digital) ecologies, Diversity and Machine ethics.
More info on MUR page
10. Open Call
First Ever Call for Podcast Submissions.
Deadline:January 13, 2021,
For the first time ever, Tribeca Film Festival is opening up submissions for podcasts, the new vertical dedicated to audio storytelling.
Tribeca Film Festival looking for engaging fiction and narrative non-fiction audio stories and podcasts to showcase during our 20th-anniversary festival, taking place June 9-20, 2021.
More info on Tribeca page
11. Open Call
Social Impact Grant
Deadline is January 30 ,2021
Kaleidoscope Open Submissions for projects that document, raise awareness, and/or educate their chosen audience on a topic
The Social Impact Grant awards a quarterly cash prize for DOCUMENTARY, NON-FICTION, AND HYBRID PROJECTS WITH AN IMPACT STRATEGY PROJECTS .
Funding and other resources awarded to these projects is intended to give local creators the support to best capture, represent, and share injustices in a critical moment so that they become documents of public record.
All formats, genres, and categories of documentary projects will be considered including films, video series, interactive apps, 360 VR docs, podcasts, photojournalism, and more.
More info about submission on Kaleidoscope page
Contemporary African Photography
Deadline is February 7, 2021
The call to the 10th edition of the CAP Prize – The International Prize for Contemporary African Photography – is open for entries until 7 February 2021.
Photograph are inviting for submit photo series engaging with the African continent or photo story about African Diaspora. Entry is FREE of charge.
More info about submission on CAP Prize page
Grants for Media Art 2021
Grants for Media Art
Deadline is February 10, 2021
Edith-Russ-Haus for Media Art will award three Grants for Media Art of the Foundation of Lower Saxony (€12,500 each).
The Foundation of Lower Saxony grant at the Edith-Russ-Haus for Media Art supports a wide spectrum of media art, from video art and net-based projects to audio works and audio-visual installations.
The grant is valid for a duration of six months (July–December 2021).
More info on Edith-Russ-Haus
14.2021 Art + Technology Lab Call for Artist Proposals
Art projects that engage new forms of technology.
Deadline: February 25, 2021 by 11:59 pm PST
The Art + Technology Lab supports projects that explore artistic applications of emerging technologies and ideas related to technology and culture. The program offers artists and artist collectives financial and in-kind support for new projects, with the help of expert partners from the fields of science, technology, and engineering.
More info about application on LACMA page
Artist diverse genre
Deadline: February 26, 2021
The festival is particularly focused on videoart, live performances, AV performance that have video as an important part of the exhibition, and from this year, installations and virtual reality. More info on Ibrida Festival
16.Singapore Art Museum
Deadline: February 28, 2021
SAM Residencies is now accepting applications for the 2021 cycle for three residencies
- Artist Residency;
- Community & Education Residency
- Curatorial & Research Residency.
Selected residents will be hosted in Singapore between July 2021 and March 2023, for a period of between one and six months.
More info on SAM Residencies Open Call | Singapore Art Museum
17.Belfast Photo Festival
Deadline: 5 March 2021
Belfast Photo Festival is offering artists/photographers the opportunity to exhibit their work in the main Festival gallery alongside some of the biggest names in the field of photography and have their work taken on tour to be exhibited at the 2022 Photo Schwiez (Zurich, Switzerland),
The theme has been left open to remove any restrictions; submissions must be photographic or lens-based but can include incorporations of other art forms with the photographic medium (i.e. performance, painting, sculpture, music, literature etc).
The winners will be eligible for a number of awards, including a cash prize of £2,000 (e.s.t $2,674 / €2,208).
More about application here
More info on Visit: www.belfastphotofestival.com