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.




December


Jan van Eyck 2023

Deadline: 1/12/2022
Type: Residency
Location: The Netherlands
Duration: 11 Months
Apply: Jan van Eyck Academie
Details: The enrolment fee amounts to €2.750/year excluding VAT. You will receive an invoice well before the starting date of your residenc. Participants receive a monthly stipend of €1.000 and a working budget of €2.000 annually
35 FILMFEST DRESDEN

Deadline: 1/12/2022
Type: Film festival
Location: Germany
Duration: 5 days
Apply: FILMFEST DRESDEN
Details: Eligible for submission are short films up to 30 minutes running time (incl. credits). Please note: We only accept 35mm or DCP copies for festival screenings!
OPEN CALL: CURATOR-IN-RESIDENCE

Deadline: 4/12/2022
Type: Residency
Location: UK
Duration: 9 months
Apply: FACT Liverpool
Details: Applicants can be from anywhere in the world but must be willing to spend a significant amount of time in the UK, FACT cannot currently support visa applications. £10,500 Fee, £2,500 Travel and accommodation, £500 Research Budget A workspace in Liverpool along with any basic technical equipment required.


CALL FOR ESSAYS: SUSTAINABILITY

Deadline: 5/12/2022
Type: Publishing
Location: Germany
Amount: 800-1,000 words
Apply: ART DÜSSELDORF MAGAZINE

Details: We invite journalists, art historians, scientists, artists, and curators to submit short proposals for essays of 800-1,000 words on the topic of sustainability. Send pitches — including two to three relevant clips and your rate. Writers who are BIPOC, LGBTQIA+, or from other under-represented groups are highly encouraged to pitch.
Gypsum Bursaries

Deadline: 15/12/2022
Type: Mentorship & Stipend
Location: Egypt
Duration: 6 months
Apply: Gypsum Gallery
Details: Gypsum is pleased to announce the launch of Gypsum Bursaries, a stipend and mentorship program offered to visual artists to support their research towards the realization of a publication. The initiative is open to citizens or residents of Egypt with creative and original publishing proposals in English, Arabic, or both, across various formats. 3 bursaries of $1,500 are offered for the duration of 6 months.
MIZNA SUMMER ISSUE

Deadline: 15/12/2022
Type: Publishing
Location: USA
Amount: $200
Apply: Mizna
Details: Writers whose work is published in Mizna will receive complimentary copies of the issue in which their work appears, a one-year subscription to the journal, and a $200 honorarium.

9th Caravane Tighmert

Deadline: 15/12/2022
Type: Residency
Location: Morocco
Duration: 7 days
Apply: Caravane Tighmert
Details: Candidates (visual artists, dancers, musicians, comedians, writers and chefs) who wish to participate in the 9th edition of Caravane Tighmert. The organisation will lodge and feed the artists in a traditional house (they will participate in household chores), it will not pay transport costs to Tighmert, nor the production of the works, nor give pocket money.
CURATORIAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP

Deadline: 15/12/2022
Type: Fellowship
Location: France
Amount: $20,000
Apply: RENCONTRES D'ARLES
Details: The Rencontres d'Arles curatorial research fellowship is intended for curators wishing to carry out an original image/photography project. Based on the project selected, the curator will receive a €5,000 grant for expenses and copyright fees throughout the length of the research. A second amount of 15,000 euros subject to validation of the production of the project.
Open Call for Children’s Books Writers and Illustrators

Deadline: 15/12/2022
Type: Award
Location: UAE
Amount: AED 10,000 - 17,000
Apply: Cultural Foundation
Details: Participation in the competition is open to the citizens and residents of the United Arab Emirates. The submitted story must not be award winning or have previously been published in paper or electronic form. Stories written should be targeted to children 1 – 14 years of age. First place will receive AED 17,000, second place AED 13,000 and third place AED 10,000.



CMYK Open call

Deadline: 15/12/2022
Type: Exhibtion
Location: Egypt
Duration: 3 days
Apply: Cocoon Cultural Center
Details: CMYK {Create More Youth Kulture} is an initiative created to support, promote & advance the artistic & entrepreneurial projects of local talents by facilitating a digital and physical platform to showcase & share their ideas/ products with the world! Exciting stuff planned: Various creative workshops; Mixed Media Exhibition (that this open call is for); Local brands market; An explosion of colors everywhere you go.
Résidence Fidèle 2023

Deadline: 15/12/2022
Type: Residency
Location: France
Duration: Open
Apply: Studio Fidèle
Details: A grant of €300/month will be awarded to the artist. We will accompany the artist in his creative process, and will be available to develop the production and manufacture of the work in Risography. The residency can have a variable duration depending on the project, the objective being for us to accompany an artist in a process set up beforehand, with autonomy.
Type: The Elizabeth Murray Artist Residency (EMAR)

Deadline: 16/12/2022
Type: Residency
Location: USA
Duration: 1-4 weeks
Apply: Collar works
Details: Accepted artists will receive a $250 stipend to be used at their own discretion towards travel, materials, or other associated costs related to this opportunity. For families : Accepted artists will receive a $500 stipend to be used at their own discretion towards travel, materials, or other associated costs related to this opportunity. We will be offering the first four weeks of the application period be FREE to apply. Beginning October 15, there is a $25 application fee.


MAXHAUS SCHOLARSHIP 2023

Deadline: 31/12/2022
Residency
Location: Germany
Duration: 1 month
Apply: MAXHAUS
Details: Artistic focus: PAINTING. The four-week grant includes a stay at the MAXHAUS Künstlerhaus in Nordhalben, free of rent and additional costs (living room and studio) as well as a support of €500. Age limit 40.
Villa Medici Short Residency Program

Deadline: 31/12/2022
Type: Residency
Location: Italy
Duration: Up to 3 months
Apply: Villa Medici
Details: The French Academy in Rome welcomes artists, authors and researchers from all disciplines all year round in order to carry out a specific project of creation, experimentation or research for a period of up to three months , within the framework of the “Résidences Médicis” program. These are short residency stays , aimed at carrying out a specific research or creation project. Candidates must be French-speaking.



January


Sumou’s Palestine Print Issue

Deadline: 4/1/2023
Type: Call for Submissions
Location: Palestine
Amount: $20
Apply: Sumou Mag
Details: This issue is only open for Palestinians. Submissions are accepted in Arabic and English. We accept original, previously unpublished works—this means simultaneous submissions are fine, but please inform us immediately if your work has been accepted elsewhere. There are limited spaces for this issue, but creatives will be compensated $20 each.
European Media Art Festival 2023

Deadline: 8/1/2023
Type: Festival
Location: Germany
Duration:
Apply: EMAF
Details: Media artists from all over the world can now submit their work to be selected for the European Media Art Festival 2023. Works from the areas of film, installation, performance and expanded media can be submitted.
Homebound Residency Program

Deadline: 8/1/2023
Type: Residency
Location: UAE
Duration: 6 months
Apply: 421.Online
Details: Successful applicants will be awarded with a production budget up to AED 20,000 to be employed for any equipment or material required for the completion and realisation of their projects.


Performing Residency at BUDA and NEXT

Deadline: 10/1/2023
Type: Residency
Location: Belgium
Duration: 3 weeks
Apply: Mophradat
Details: The selected applicant (working with maximum three collaborators, i.e. up to four individuals in total) will have their travel and visa costs, per diem, and honoraria covered, in addition to receiving a contribution to their project’s production costs, and a presentation fee for the performance at NEXT Festival.
Video Art Miden

Deadline: 15/1/2023
Type: Video Festival
Location: Greece
Duration:
Apply: Art Miden
Details: Video Art Miden invites all video artists and video creators from all over the world to submit their videos for the next events & collaborations of Miden, which include screening events and video art exhibitions in Greece and internationally. There is no entry fee. Video Art Miden is particularly interested in video art, video-performance, video-dance, experimental music videos, experimental animation.






Read the latest text by Mai Elwakil, Art critics in Cairo: An alternative plot  ✦ Read K-oh-llective’s contribution in Rehearsing Hospitalities Companion 4 ✦ Read our second exhibiton review by A. George Bajalia, Review #2: Pièces Détachèes ✦ Send us your publications by November 30! 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 ✦ 

Read the latest text by Mai Elwakil, Art critics in Cairo: An alternative plot ✦ Read K-oh-llective’s contribution in Rehearsing Hospitalities Companion 4 ✦ Read our second exhibiton review by A. George Bajalia, Review #2: Pièces Détachèes ✦ Send us your publications by November 30! 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 ✦