Artists & Creatives
COVID-19 Recovery Resource Platform

Artists & Creatives
COVID-19 Recovery Resource Platform

Sector: Visual Arts

Funding

Academy in Exile | AiR programme

Academy in Exile is pleased to announce its 2021–22 artist in residence programme with three fellowships of three months each for a filmmaker/videographer, sound artist, and visual artist to work on the theme of ‘Fixing What’s Broken’.

Organisations and initiatives

Open Call: Comic Art Europe

Now into it’s second year, the Comic Art Europe project is preparing to launch a second call for “comics” projects, again the only constraint is the use of the comics medium.

Funding

The Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Emergency Grant

The Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Emergency Grant program is intended to provide interim financial assistance to qualified painters, printmakers, and sculptors whose needs are the result of an unforeseen, catastrophic incident, and who lack the resources to meet that situation.

Organisations and initiatives

OPEN CALL: UKRAINIAN-AUSTRIAN ART RESIDENCY 2021. TEMPORARY UN/AVAILABILITY

For the first time, Mystetskyi Arsenal and the Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv present a joint international project, the Ukrainian-Austrian Art Residency (UAAR), aimed at strengthening the international connection between Ukrainian and Austrian artists and supporting them. In 2021, the residency invites visual artists from Ukraine and Lower Austria to participate in the Temporary Un/Availability program.

Organisations and initiatives

Open Call for international artists! ”swimming in AIR”

The first activity of SAPPORO TENJINYAMA ART STUDIO that appeared in the public realm in May 2014 included the Artist in residence (hereafter AIR), and it coincided with the Sapporo International Art Festival held in the same city. In 2021, in accordance with measures to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, AIR is accepting remote participation (online residency) where the physical presence of the overseas artists is not required.

Spotlight

Solidarity Sky | Interview

Solidarity Sky is a virtual community driven artwork with the aim of bringing people together through sharing personal images of the sky. Creatives Unite sat down with its creators, Luke Conroy and Anne Fehres, to get more insight into this unique project.

Cooperation opportunities

OPEN CALL – Prototypes

The Théâtre de Liège is launching a call for 5 grants of €10,000 in order to develop hybrid
and online creative prototypes in the framework of IMPACT (International Meeting in
Performing arts and Creative Technologies).

Cooperation opportunities

Open Call – NEW NOW | Festival for Digital Arts

As part of NEW NOW, the new festival for Digital Arts on Zollverein, is looking for digital works for its Virtual Festival and for artistic-scientific contributions for its conference.

Cooperation opportunities

LIFT Concept Touring

LIFT is launching a commissioning programme for artists to develop concepts for international touring projects with little or no human travel.

Funding

Apply for #VACMAScotland funding

In place of usual VACMA awards this year fixed bursaries are available in recognition of the ongoing impacts of COVID-19 on individual artists and makers.

Stories / Good practices

The New Intimacy – Bodies, Objects and Spaces

Given the current circumstances by Covid-19, ArtEZ looks at what (physical) distance means for the desirable and necessary personal relationships, both in the private and public environment.

Stories / Good practices

Solidarity Sky

Solidarity Sky is a virtual community driven artwork with the aim of bringing people together through sharing personal images of the sky.

Events

In Touch: Online Exhibition

For Being Human 2020 the University of Glasgow is hosting a special online exhibition, co-developed and curated with the charity Deafblind Scotland, that responds creatively to the theme of touch post-COVID19.