In the context of a partnership with the Centre Pompidou, KANAL is pursuing an artistic purpose whose main objective is to create a multidisciplinary arts and culture hub open to all in order to highlight the contemporary Brussels arts scene and bolster the cultural appeal of the capital. It is the very concept of the museum that KANAL is seeking to reinvent.
Residences and Open Calls
BRUSSELS – FONDATION KANAL IS SEEKING FOR ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
The Miami-based residency space organizes annual residencies for artists from all walks of lives and working on varied media. Get to know the current artists-in-residence and learn about the ongoing open call (Application deadline February 21, 2021)
FOUNTAINHEAD RESIDENCY – OPEN CALL AND MEET THE ARTISTS
Inviting designers, cultural agents and social innovators to present projects as exhibitions, installations, interventions, workshops, discussions and publishing. Submissions deadline January 17, 2021.
OPEN CALL FOR PORTO DESIGN BIENNALE
Fondation Fiminco launches an open call for visual artists across all disciplines to undertake a residency in Romainville (Seine-Saint-Denis). This residency will be focused on research and development, as well as production. Deadline to submit applications: January 21, 2021.
OPEN CALL – FONDATION FIMINCO RESIDENCY IN FRANCE
As a not-for-profit organization whose goal is to be a comprehensive resource for photographers at any level, Penumbra Foundation offers a program dedicated to facilitate emerging artists with time, workspace, resources and support to get them and their work closer to the public in one of the most vibrant art cities in the world, New York. Application deadline January 15, 2021.
PENUMBRA FOUNDATION OPEN CALL FOR RESIDENCY PROGRAM
Amant Foundation’s Residency Program is a newly established international studio residency program beginning in September of 2021, with three iterations—Fall, Winter, and Spring. They host artists at all stages of their careers and across a wide array of disciplines from the visual arts, literature, performance, filmmaking, and cultural theory.
AMANT OPEN CALL FOR STUDIO RESIDENCY IN NEW YORK
Call for entries: Sixth Triennial Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition. Submissions may be sent until January 29, 2021.
OPEN CALL: SMITHSONIAN'S NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY
Azcuy, a Real Estate company that develops, plans, builds and markets residential buildings, and the Museo de Arte Moderno Buenos Aires announced the seven projects selected as Finalists in the Second Edition of the Azcuy Award.
THE BUENOS AIRES MUSEUM OF MODERN ART ANNOUNCES THE FINALISTS OF THE 2nd EDITION OF THE AZCUY PRIZE
apexart is accepting exhibition proposals for its NYC Open Call from October 1-31, 2020. The four winning proposals will become apexart exhibitions presented at apexart’s NYC space as part of its 2021-22 exhibition season. Curators, artists, writers, and creative individuals, regardless of experience level or location, are invited to submit a proposal online.
APEXART NYC OPEN CALL 2020-2021
The Proyecto Especial Bicentenario (Special Bicentennial Project) announces the launch of the curatorial contest for the National Exhibition / Peru Bicentennial, which will be inaugurated in July 2021 in the temporary rooms of the Museo de Arte de Lima and the Museo Metropolitano de Lima. The exhibition will become the central event of a program that will include physical, virtual and traveling projects throughout the national territory, to commemorate the 200 years of the republic.
CURATORIAL OPEN CALL FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE NATIONAL EXHIBITION / PERU BICENTENNIAL
Curated by Clarissa Aidar to defy conservative fantasies of destruction during this dystopian turn of events, the exhibition brings together six new installations created by transgender women artists living in São Paulo who imagine what must we transform (ourselves into) in order to resist. Invoking metamorphosis as a collective strategy of survival, they nurture utopic, rebellious, and unbounded futures rising up from the present wreckage. Together with an extensive series of public programs, it intends to become a space of encounter, exchange and preparation for the here and now.
APEXART SÃO PAULO > THE DAY BEFORE THE FALL
What can we do from this place? What future can we build together? UNIDEE and Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto invite applications for p this year’s Unidee Residency. Curated by Andy Abbott the theme is "Embedded Arts Practice in a Post-pandemic Future". Application deadline: August 24, 2020.
LAST DAYS TO APPLY! OPEN CALL FOR UNIDEE 2020: EMBEDDED ARTS PRACTICE IN A POST-PANDEMIC FUTURE
David Castillo gallery announces Pepe Mar's summer residency in the Miami Design District, which is supported by Claire Breukel, Craig Robins, and Dacra. During this three-month studio residency, Pepe Mar presents Origin, an exhibition of new collage and assemblage works.
ORIGIN, PEPE MAR’S RESIDENCY EXHIBITION IN MIAMI DESIGN DISTRICT
For Colombian artists, under 35 and with an interest in pursuing a career in contemporary art. Open call until September 8.
BACÁNIKA PRESENTS THE 2020 ARTE JOVEN AWARD
From October 1 to December 20, the Buenos Aires-based artist’s first solo exhibition in the UK moves away from representation, instead creating sensorial experiences with the potential to induce a radical transformation of the self and others.
GASWORKS PRESENTS EDUARDO NAVARRO: (BREATHSPACE)
Open call for 30 grants of $50,000 until July 20.
LAST DAYS TO APPLY FOR THE ARTEXARTE GRANT FOR VISUAL ARTISTS
Étant donnés Contemporary Art is the only French-American fund for contemporary art. Initiated by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and FACE Foundation, with the support of leading partners and sponsors, it aims to foster collaborations between visual artists, curators and institutions on both sides of the Atlantic. These are the 15 grantees for this year:
2020 ÉTANT DONNÉS CONTEMPORARY ART GRANTEES
Design and ideas competition to reimagine museums as a radical form of climate action Application deadline: September 15, 2020
INTERNATIONAL OPEN CALL: REIMAGINING MUSEUMS FOR CLIMATE ACTION
Argentina Performance Art is the first and only digital platform dedicated exclusively to theoretical research on Performance Art in Argentina.
OPEN CALL AND NEW ARGENTINE RESEARCH PLATFORM ON PERFORMANCE ART
In its 2nd edition, individual and collective artists from all over the country will be able to participate in the contest, which will select an artwork to be located in DONNA Acqua, the new residential building developed by Azcuy. The winner will be awarded an amount of $ 800,000, in addition to the production of the work. Deadline August 2, 2020.
ARGENTINA, AZCUY AWARD - NATIONAL OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTS
As part of its 10th anniversary, the No Lugar gallery in Quito opens the doors of its residence for artists affected by the Covid-19 crisis.
LA CASA EN EL AIRE – NO LUGAR GALLERY AND ITS CRISIS INITIATIVE
Deadline June 29, 2020
APPLY NOW! GRANT FOR ARTISTS - Y.ES CONTEMPORARY 2020
All artists from 18 to 35 from anywhere in the world, working in any medium are invited to apply until June 3, 2020. Entries can be submitted online at www.futuregenerationartprize.org
ATTENTION YOUNG ARTISTS! OPEN CALL FOR THE FUTURE GENERATION ART PRIZE
They support young Peruvian artists by providing access and grants to internationally renowned residencies, and seek to create spaces for dialogue and artistic exchange to promote knowledge, reflection and commitment to contemporary art.
ARTUS: GRANT PROGRAM THAT CONNECTS PERUVIAN ARTISTS WITH THE REST OF THE WORLD
Residencia de Al Lado is a family project dedicated to foster the interaction between international artist and the peruvian art scene. Located in a very quiet neighborhood in Lima, the residency offers to international artists a serene place to live, investigate, explore Lima and produce his/her art work.
DE AL LADO RESIDENCY - “THE ARTIST RETURNS HOME AS AN AMBASSADOR OF PERU”
Application deadline: May 24, 2020, 11:59pm (Brasilia time).
OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTIC DIRECTOR AT THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART OF RIO DE JANEIRO
From April 15 to May 20, 11:59pm EST
2020 ARTS WRITERS GRANT APPLICATION IS NOW OPEN
Curators and artists of any nationality can register individually or in groups until April 30th, 2020.
BIENALSUR 2021 - OPEN CALL 2020 FOR ARTISTS AND CURATORS
Bolivian artist Sandra De Berduccy, known in the media arts as "Aruma", will soon participate in the 2020 version of the International Artists Residency Program of the Museum of Contemporary Art of Boulder + Swoon 2020, in Colorado, United States.
SANDRA DE BERDUCCY SELECTED FOR THE RESIDENCY PROGRAM OF BMoCA MUSEUM COLORADO, UNITED STATES
This year, YES Contemporary partners with the renowned online arts magazine Hyperallergic to award a writer, based anywhere in the world, a YES Art Writers Grant. The deadline is May 15, 2020