Artists & Creatives
COVID-19 Recovery Resource Platform

Artists & Creatives
COVID-19 Recovery Resource Platform


A New Digital Deal: Ars Electronica 2021

From September 8 to 12, Ars Electronica 2021, the festival for art, technology and society, will take place not only in Linz (Austria) and 86 other Ars Electronica Gardens around the globe, but also online.

Learning from Lockdown

Join Creative Lives to learn from creative groups across Scotland, the UK and Europe about how to ‘build back better’ post-pandemic.

Culture Recovery Fund: Emergency Resource Support

This fund aims to provide emergency funding awards to culturally significant organisations that were financially sustainable before Covid-19 but are now at imminent risk of failure and have exhausted all other options for increasing their resilience.

EDN publishes “Virtualised Dance?” Publication

EDN announces their second publication in 2021, entitled “Virtualised Dance? Digital shifts in artistic practices”, a part of the “Fit for the Future” series of research papers commissioned by the European Dance Network.

Certain Uncertainties: Creative Economies Forum 2021

In early September, the 2021 edition of the Creative Economies Forum features celebrated practitioners from the fields of creative innovation, research and entrepreneurship. This year’s theme is “Certain Uncertainties”.


76 International, European & national music organisation are “Claiming a front row seat for music” calling for policy makers to fully acknowledge the artistic, social and economic value of the music sector and to live up to these words in political decision making!

Heads for Culture: A cultural Donation Project

The lively cultural scene in Bamberg must be preserved. That is why Mayor Jonas Glüsenkamp, ​​together with Mayor Andreas Starke and cultural advisor Ulrike Siebenhaar, started the donation initiative “Heads for Culture”.


Keychange is an international campaign and network for gender equality, which aims to diversify the current music industry to create a more sustainable and stronger community for everyone.

Call for Tenders: Feral Infrastructures

The CreaTures project is calling for tenders from creative practitioners engaged with matters of socio-ecological transformation to collaborate on a short-term experimental production (ExP).

Artistic Residences

The Agora Cultural Center in Wrocław in cooperation with artistic organizations from the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary and Poland invites you to participate in Open Call as part of the international Open Air Theater Festival.

New IETM research: Four questions about funding for the arts

As part their research, IETM is currently collecting and analysing examples of positive funding practices. IETM’s publication in progress will explore how funding programmes can contribute to a sustainable, relevant and inclusive recovery of the arts sector.