Commissions/Calls

2012-06-27

Amber Art and Technology Festival: Call for Artworks and Papers

The works selected among the applications to this international call, will be exhibited at amber'12 Art and Technology Festival. We also encourage outdoor interactive installations.

2012-06-27

Trainsportsation to Grahamstown National Arts Festival 2012

Transportsation aims to expand and add on to that which is already there in the train by using visual arts, poetry, music and film as methods of engagement along with artists and social activists.

2012-06-27

Call for Abstracts to MutaMorphosis

Do you have something original to say about our world that is increasingly fuzzy, unstable and chaotic? Are you interested in how crisis, uncertainty and complexity can come together in order to question the known as well as predict and/or model yet unknown? Do you want to share projects intrinsically linking domains of scientific, artistic and technological research and creativity that can be introduced as relevant tools for better understanding of our common future?

2012-06-19

Follow your Art: Contemporary Street Art & Culture Exhibition Call

Follow your Art: Contemporary Street Art & Culture exhibition, now in its second year, is once again being hosted by the COLLECTIVE. It celebrates the production and cultural influence of youth cultures.

2012-06-18

INDIAFRICA: A Shared Future

Is an initiative that seeks to forge collaboration between Africa and India through a competition (categories: business plan, poster design, photography, essay writing) with cash prizes and a call for submissions for collaborative projects with individual annual grants of $10 000.

2012-06-15

Public Art Commission – Kings Beach

The Mandela Bay Development Agency (MBDA), on behalf of the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality is calling for a first round of concepts and ideas by artists interested in producing a public artwork on the Kings Beach development.

2012-06-13

GIPCA Live Art Festival - call for proposals

The Gordon Institute for Performing and Creative Arts (GIPCA) hosts the first South African Live Art Festival from 22 November to 2 December 2012 in Cape Town. The festival will be housed in a variety of Cape Town spaces such as the Cape Town City Hall, the University of Cape Town’s Hiddingh Campus and the Baxter Theatre Centre.

2012-06-13

Call for contributions - Arterial Network Blog

To encourage debate and writing about issues affecting arts and culture on the African continent, Arterial Network will be posting a weekly blog of 500- 650 words on the arterial network blog.

2012-06-13

Open Call - Aspect Vol.21: A Good Place to Stop

ASPECT: The Chronicle of New Media Art, a biannual DVD publication, is currently accepting submissions of time-based work for V21: A GOOD PLACE TO STOP.

2012-06-13

GoetheonMain Call for Proposals: Taking part as an artist

GoetheonMain (GoM) was developed by the Goethe-Institut South Africa and launched in May 2009 in Johannesburg as a non-commercial, artist-run project space – an exceptional free platform in a city where cultural spaces are either commercially or governmentally managed. The 273 square-meter, multi-disciplinary GoetheonMain has since hosted a wide range of exhibitions, workshops, events and performances; including visual art, literature, film, music, dance and theatre projects.

2012-06-13

Calling Training Institutions/Resource Centers in Africa

Would your organisation like to host events, training workshops or even an Arterial Network office?

2012-06-12

World Summit 2014 Bids

The board of the International Federation of Arts Councils and Culture Agencies (IFACCA) seeks preliminary expressions of interest in hosting the 7th World Summit on Arts and Culture in the period from mid-2016 to mid-2017

2012-06-12

Submissions are Now Open for the 5th Cape Town Month of Photography 2012

27 September – 31 October 2012 is the official month of MOP5. This means that from mid September to mid November THIS YEAR, Cape Town will be abuzz with interaction in the name of the medium of photography: openings; workshops, master classes, seminars, installations, exhibitions, talkabouts, project-arounds, parties and new ideas. We are also keen to receive discursive essays, seminar papers and conversation proposals around the theme of MOP5.

2012-06-12

Application for the International Art Fair Zurich, Switzerland

The 14th ART INTERNATIONAL Zurich is a forum which opens to a large public the actual art scene. This Art Fair developed in the last years to a meeting point between artists, gallery owners and art-lovers, offering an essential space for contacts, sales and cultural exchange.

2012-06-12

ICMAH and COMCOL Annual Conference 2012 in Cape Town - Call for Papers

ICMAH, COMCOL and ICOM-SA invite all museum professionals and researchers to submit proposals for presentations and to participate in the above conference. Presentations are limited to 20 minutes.

2012-06-11

Call for Tehran 4th International Sculpture Symposium

Tehran Public Arts Organization is holding Tehran 4th International Sculpture Symposium. The symposium is held from September 10, 2012 to October 1, 2012. It aims at expanding Iran's contemporary sculpture and tenderizing Tehran's urban space by modernizing current conditions and improving artistic creations, and also familiarizing the citizens with the stages of making works, beside generalizing aesthetic view in the society, and exchanging experiences, knowledge and skills among the artists.

2012-06-11

Call for Exhibition Proposals: The Absa Gallery

The Absa Gallery invites artists to submit proposals for exhibition in the Absa Gallery for 2013.

2012-06-11

Velo Editions-Paper Project Platform

Vélo café in collaboration with the Outlet Project Room presents Vélo Editions, a curated art space merged with a restaurant menu.

2012-06-06

Call for submissions: State of the Art

State of the Art is inviting South African artists currently studying or who have graduated within the last five years from a recognised higher education art or design course to apply for online representation. Artists working in any visual media can submit works for consideration.

2012-06-06

A Digital Stitch in Time

Open Call for artists whose practice lies at the intersection of art, craft and technology to be considered for inclusion in a forthcoming article.

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