Toolbox


This space provides artists with practical information needed for upcoming opportunities and/or the production of work. It is divided into four sections;

︎︎︎ A list of artist opportunities.
︎︎︎ Guides and references for artistic and practical documents.
︎︎︎ Downloadable templates for forms of agreements and contracts.
︎︎︎ An index of technicians, craftsmen and artisans.






June


Appel à résidence – Arts Visuels

Deadline: 1/6/2022
Type: Residency
Location: Belgium
Duration: 4 - 6 weeks
Apply: Le Vecteur
Details: Open for individuals and collectives. Like what we program in other artistic fields (music, literature, etc.), we select artists by keeping as criteria a curious and open approach to contemporary realities as well as a sense of certain commitment. We do not limit the field of practices: sculpture, painting, photography, serigraphy, engraving, video installation work, performance, etc. The exhibition resulting from this residency will take place at V2, our exhibition gallery.
Ras al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival

Deadline: 1/6/2022
Type: Festival
Location: UAE
Duration: 2 months
Apply: RAKFAF
Details: There are five submission categories: Fine Arts & Photography - Sculpture - Film - Student Work - Poetry. Open for entries that consider the relationship with the landscape, plants and animals, fellow human beings, our planet, and the universe. We're interested in diverse voices and practices that interpret the theme in unique, compelling ways. What is our place within nature? How does nature empower creativity? How can art converse with nature?
Linenhall Artist Residency 

Deadline: 3/6/2022 at 6:00 PM
Type: Residency
Location: Ireland
Duration: 8 weeks
Apply: The Linenhall Arts Centre
Details: The Linenhall International Artist Residency will support an artist in the creation of new work and/or the development of their artistic practice. Total fees €8,000 (€200 per day). This fee is inclusive of stipend, living costs or related expenses. A €2,000 budget is available to cover materials or equipment needed for the duration of the residency.


Imaginaries from a Backout

Deadline: 5/6/2022
Type: Call for Abstracts
Location: Online
Length: 3000–5000 words
Apply: Arab Urbanism
Details: While Earth’s spheres and ecosystems are disrupted, destroyed, and annihilated at an unprecedented rate as a result of human activity, how can we retreat to natural systems for inspiration in the face of persistent despair, infrastructural failures, and fragmentation of collective lives? We welcome submissions in both English and Arabic. We aim for a readership beyond academic circles. The inclusion of illustrations and photographs in the commentary and essay submissions is highly encouraged.
To-gather In Fashion Residencies

Deadline: 5/6/2022
Type: Residency
Location: Switzerland and Egypt
Duration: 6 weeks
Apply: Fashion Revolution
Details: For two fashion designers from Switzerland and Egypt. The pairs consisting of an Egyptian and a Swiss fashion designer, will work together (or to-gather!) on a small capsule collection. All expenses of the participating designers such as flight tickets, accomodation, travel expenses are covered. Moreover, participating designers receive a per diem. 4-6 fashion designers from the pool of applicants can participate in the workshops and field trips free of charge.

Down the Wire Live

Deadline: 6/6/2022
Type: Residency
Location: Egypt
Duration: 1 month
Apply: B'sarya for Arts + Cryptic Glasgow
Details: For 16 music producers, sound artists and digital media artists, a 1-month residency in Glasgow and a 1-month residency in Alexandria. Artists will be required to give public talks/workshops and the outcome of the exchange will be presented in Alexandria and Glasgow in early 2023. A weekly fee of £600 plus travel, visa costs, accommodation and per diems will be provided. Artists participating in the artists exchange on will be provided with a fee of £150.


V.O. Residencies

Deadline: 6/6/2022
Type: Residency
Location: UK
Duration: 2 months
Apply: V.O. Curations
Details: The chosen resident is provided with a grant: £250, production budget: £1000 is provided to each resident, studio space. The opportunity to develop and present a solo exhibition, and any related public programming, at V.O Gallery. The opportunity to produce a publication or other print project related to the work developed in residence. Meetings with one external mentor, to be selected and approached together prior to the start of the residency period.
Fulbright Student Program: Arts Grant

Deadline: 7/6/2022
Type: Grant
Location: Egypt
Duration: 6 - 9 months
Apply: Fulbright Egypt
Details: The program provides fully funded grants for professional artists who wish to attend master classes and/or conduct field research for 6 to 9 months in the U.S. in the fields of Applied Arts, Fine Arts, Performing Arts. The grant benefits include: travel allowance, stipend, health benefits coverage, research and courses fees, other allowances. Note: Preference will be given to applicants without prior significant experience in the U.S. and/or overseas.
Lake Balaton Art Residency

Deadline: 10/6/2022
Type: Residency
Location: Hungary
Duration: 14 days
Apply: South-Balaton Contemporary Art
Details: The residency covers travel costs reimbursement up until a maximum of €300, accomodation for the duration of the residency, two meals a day (lunch, dinner), full costs of materials (canvas, frame, paint) based on the application project submitted and accepted by the applicant. Maximum of 15 artists will be selected.


London Short Film Festival

Deadline: 13/6/2022
Type: Festival
Location: UK
Duration:
Apply: London Short Film Festival
Details: Each year we screen over 500 UK and international films, collaboratively selected from 5000+ open submissions. We award cash prizes to the UK and international short films, and accepted UK filmmakers are eligible to apply for the 2023 BAFTAs. Submissions are open to short form of every genre as well as artists’ moving image and video works. Films must be no longer than 45 minutes in length and made after 1 January 2021.
Open Call: Research Fellowship

Deadline: 15/6/2022 (extended)
Type: Fellowship
Location: 10 Arab Countries
Duration: 6 months
Apply: Network of Arab Alternative Screens
Details: For 10 Arabic-speaking fellows, researchers, cultural practitioners, and facilitators working at the intersection of cinema and cultural mediation. Phase 1: virtually. Phase 2: with the mentor and hosting space, each fellow will choose one of the 23 member spaces (across 10 Arab countries) to conduct a one-month writing residency. The residency will be supported by a travel stipend of €1,500 for airfare and accommodation. Texts resulting from the residency may feature in a publication by Esmat—Publishing List.
Stedelijk Museum: 'Freedom'

Deadline: 15/6/2022
Type: Call for Submissions
Location: Netherlands
Duration: 14 days
Apply: Stedelijk Museum Alkmaar
Details: This Open Call invites artists to propose a work of art that gives a contemporary interpretation of the concept of ‘freedom’. Three artists will be commissioned to make a new work of art. The artists will receive a fee of €1,000 and a production budget of €500 for their work. A vote by visitors to the museum will decide which three of the ideas that have been presented is the most appealing and will be realized next year.


Laboratory of Arts

Deadline: 15/6/2022
Type: Grant
Location: Lebanon
Amount: €5,300 - €8,800
Apply: Ettijahat - Independent Culture
Details: For Syrian and Palestinian-Syrian applicants from all age groups, we support artists and independent cultural entities in their artistic practices, so that they can thrive in their current working conditions and circumstances, and seeks to promote different types of artistic and creative expression and to support artists' ability to produce.
“THE WONDERS OF POSSIBLE” 2022 IX°

Deadline: 15/6/2022
Type: Festival
Location: Italy
Duration:
Apply: Kyber Teatro
Details: The winners of the Open Call will have guaranteed the full coverage of the costs for mobility (flight travels, board and accommodation in Cagliari) and an “attendance fee” for the presentation of their performance for 2 evenings.
Manal AlDowayan Studio: Virtual Internship

Deadline: 16/6/2022
Type: Internship
Location: Worldwide
Duration: 8 weeks
Apply: Manal AlDowayan Studio
Details: Fine Arts and Art History students from around the world. From July until early September (8weeks). Paid. You will work on assigned projects but at the same time, you will have a portfolio review and weekly lecture series curated by the studio team.


O Rumo do Fumo 2022

Deadline: 19/6/2022
Type: Residency
Location: Portugal
Duration: 1 month
Apply: O Rumo do Fumo
Details: The project must be an original work, in creation phase and yet to premiere, in the field of Dance and/or Performance. Production Support Grant of €1,000 for each project. Compensation for travel, accommodation and food expenses in the amount of €900, to be divided amongst the two select projects.
AiR InSILo

Deadline: 20/6/2022
Type: Residency
Location: Austria
Duration: 1 - 6 weeks
Apply: InSILo
Details: The call aims to meditate on the present state of technology. Residents (regardless, individual or collective) are offered an honorarium of €975, production costs up to €525, coverage of travel costs up to €600, coverage of transport costs up to €150, up to €3000 Euros to make necessary purchases for the workshops, labs or infrastructure.
SODAS 2123

Deadline: 20/6/2022
Type: Residency
Location: Lithuania
Duration: Up to one month
Apply: Lithuanian Culture Institute
Details: The residency provides an opportunity to conduct a research of the Lithuanian art scene and encourage international cooperation and partnerships. Residents are offered free accommodation, allowance for food (depending on the duration of the residence, the amount allocated for the 30-day residence is 1140 Eur), and travel expenses to and from the Sodas 2123 residence.


Understanding Intelligence 2022

Deadline: 20/6/2022
Type: Residency
Location: Norway
Duration: 1 month
Apply: PRAKSIS OSLO
Details: This residency asks how constructs of intelligence are measured, used and abused, and how changing understandings of human and more-than-human worlds might require radical redefinitions. The resident is offered accommodation, and a stipend of 3000 NOK (approximately €300) towards additional costs for selected international participants.
Under the Bridge = On the threshold

Deadline: 26/6/2022
Type: Festival
Location: Germany
Duration: 3 days
Apply: Kunstbrücke am Wildenbruch
Details: Artists are invited to submit proposals for actions in the fields of visual arts, theater, literature, dance and music based on this year’s festival theme [Under the Bridge = On the threshold]”.  A fee and material costs are provided up to a total of max. €2,500.
South Designs

Deadline: 28/6/2022
Type: Grant
Location: Switzerland
Amount: CHF 15,000
Apply: Governing Through Design
Details: What do design responses to climate change look like when they are grounded in the aspirations and struggles of those most affected? Six proposals will be funded with a grant of 15,000 CHF each (including honorarium and production expenses), paid in three tranches over a maximum of two years.


MASQ: Call for Workshops Proposals

Deadline: 30/6/2022
Type: Workshop
Location: Egypt
Duration:
Apply: Maq‘ad of Sultan Qaitbey
Details: We are seeking ideas for workshops that suit local kids from Qaitbey neighborhood aged 10-15 years old. We are open to all ideas that are related to art, culture, science, heritage, and sports, preferably mixing between more than one of the previous fields in customized and innovative ways.
VIDEONALE.19

Deadline: 30/6/2022
Type: Festival
Location: Germany
Duration: 6 weeks
Apply: Kunstmuseum Bonn
Details: Open to all types of experimental time-based artistic works - single and multi-channel video, video installations, performances, sound art and virtual reality. Artists of any nationality and any age can submit up to two works. An administration fee of €15-20 will be charged for each submission.

K-oh-llective: Call for Publications

Deadline: 30/6/2022
Type: Call for Publications
Location: The SWANA region
Duration: Ongoing
Apply: K-oh-llective
Details:K-oh-llective invites artists, writers, art practitioners and curators to submit their art publications to K-oh-llective Library; an archive and an open-source database. We are seeking all kinds of different publications; artist/art books, art theory, zines, exhibition catalogues, research papers, self-published works, etc.



July


Schiesslhaus AIR

Deadline: 1/7/2022
Type: Residency
Location: Germany
Duration: approx. 8 weeks
Apply: SCHIESSLHAUS AiR
Details: The residency program is open for visual artists of all disciplines, as well as for other creative fields such as film, theater, literature, architecture, sound, design, and music. Nine grants of €1,200 (incl. costs of materials) will be granted. Reimbursement of travel expenses within Germany up to max. €120, within the EU up to max. €300, outside the EU up to max. €600.
Artistes en résidence, Clermont-Ferrand

Deadline: 1/7/2022
Type: Residency
Location: France
Duration: 1 month
Apply: Clermont-Ferrand
Details: The curatorial residency program aims at welcoming a curator and/or art critic of any age and nationality to Clermont-Ferrand between October 2022 and March 2023. A stipend of €€1,500 total. Travel costs can be covered up to €400. Visa fees are to be covered by the curator and/or art critic.
Youmein Festival 2022: Rumor

Deadline: 1/7/2022
Type: Festival
Location: Morocco
Duration: 48 hours
Apply: Youmein Festival
Details: The Youmein Festival brings artists together to develop diverse, new work centered on a common theme. Artists are invited to reflect on rumors, the modes and codes of their transmission, and these slippery signifiers that take on meaning and import far beyond their initial conception. Chosen artists will receive 2,000 MAD to cover their stay, transportation, lodging, materials, and production in Tangier.


Women Artists/Mother Artists

Deadline: 3/7/2022
Type: Residency
Location: Lebanon
Duration: 6 weeks
Apply: Hunna Arts & Culture Center
Details: Hunna invites you to apply for a six-week family-friendly residency in Okaibe as of early August- an unprecedented chance for women artists, especially mother-artists working in any artistic discipline. Your Kids are welcome to stay during the residency, and we have a list of activities scheduled for them.
AFAC: Music

Deadline: 5/7/2022 (extended)
Type: Grant
Location: Lebanon
Amount: up to $25,000 - $35,000
Apply: Arab Fund for Arts and Culture
Details: The Music grant supports production, performances, collaborations, album recordings and festivals. Travel costs can be covered by the AFAC grant only when they are part of the implementation of a project.

Deadline: 5/7/2022 (extended)
Type: Grant
Location: Lebanon
Amount: up to $25,000 - $35,000
Apply: Arab Fund for Arts and Culture
Details: The Training and Regional Events grant supports trainings and workshops in the different cultural and artistic fields, in addition to residencies, symposiums, forums, and festivals (multidisciplinary, music, film, performing arts, visual arts, literature…).


AFAC: Cinema

Deadline: 5/7/2022 (extended)
Type: Grant
Location: Lebanon
Amount: up to $25,000 - $35,000
Apply: Arab Fund for Arts and Culture
Details: The Music grant supports production, performances, collaborations, album recordings and festivals. Travel costs can be covered by the AFAC grant only when they are part of the implementation of a project.
On the Road Again, Again

Deadline: 8/7/2022 (extended)
Type: Grant
Location: Arab World
Amount: up to CHF 25,000
Apply: Pro Helvetia Cairo
Details: Pro Helvetia Cairo invites art and cultural organisations, collectives, festivals and spaces active in the Arab region to collaborate on developing new projects with Swiss counterparts, in all art disciplines (with exception to film). Partnerships to be between two or more partners from the Arab countries (nationally or regionally) along with Swiss partners. Projects could take place physically, in a digital format or a hybrid of both.
Designer in Residency 2022

Deadline: 4/7/2022
Type: Residency
Location: Belgium
Amount: 3 months
Apply: Designregio Kortrijk
Details: Residencts recieve accomodation, a montly fee and one-time travel expenses. They are free to use BUDA::lab Open Makerspace. We also put them in touch with experts in several domains and support of Designregio Kortrijk.


Platform: Art Work

Deadline: 10/7/2022
Type: Residency
Location: Finland
Amount:
Apply: Platform
Details: We offer accommodation, travel expenses (one return trip, cheapest possible) and a working grant (approx. €300 per week). We also offer a small production budget of €1000, which the artist may reimburse by presenting original receipts of purchases, specifically connected to the project produced during the residency.
The Wonders of Possible

Deadline: 15/7/2022
Type: Festival
Location: Italy
Duration: 2 months
Apply: Kyber Teatro
Details: Eligible projects are; Theatre and new technologies plays; Art and new technologies performances. LMDP Festival is the first of this kind in the whole Italy. Its aim is to promote the interrelation between artistic and technological languages.
Internship and Mentorship Program

Deadline: 16/7/2022
Type: Internship
Location: UAE
Amount:
Apply: Warehouse421
Details: A program for emerging-creative professionals based in the UAE in the bid to provide early careerprofessional preparation and career development through working with the Head of Warehouse421, Programs Manager, Education Manager or Communications Manager. This is a paid internship opportunity.


63rd Thessaloniki International Film Festival

Deadline: 28/7/2022
Type: Festival
Location: Greece
Prizes: €3,000 - €10,000
Apply: Thessaloniki Film Festival
Details: TIFF has four competition sections. The festival requires an entry fee of €25 Euros for each submission. The fee is not applicable for Greek films. The submissions also concern VR / Virtual Reality films (no entry fee). The films of the International Competition section are eligible for cash awards between €3,000 - €10,000.
Prix Mustaqbal | 2ème Edition

Deadline: 31/7/2022
Type: Prize
Location: Morocco
Duration: 1 year
Apply: Fondation TGCC
Details: For artists, aged 16 to 40, Moroccans or foreigners residing in Morocco. This edition is devoted exclusively to painting, collage, drawing and digital drawing. The 3 winners must, during the current year, participate in an artist residency at Jardin Rouge, invited by the Montresso Foundation.
Open Call: Queer Futures

Deadline: 31/7/2022
Type: Call for Submissions
Location: Lebanon
Amount:
Apply: Kohl Journal
Details: We consider queer futures to be both a practice, a method, and a way of doing/being that extend across disciplines and areas of life. In this issue, we invite contributions, in any form or content, that take one side: that of abolition and the building of another world. We ask: How to abolish capitalism without reforming capitalism? How to queer and bring home the conversation around world-making and world-buidling?




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Listen to our latest podcast episode with Sarah Bahgat: Post Istitutional Stress Disorder ✦ Read the first text we write together as K-oh-llective for NO NIIN Magazine ✦ Read our first exhibiton review by Dina Jereidini, Review #1: The Nutshell ✦ Send us your publications! Learn more about the Open Call: Art Publications ✦ Support K-oh-llective’s work with a small donation! Learn more on how to Donate! ✦ Get in touch at info@kohllective.com ✦