MIA / USA, Pasadena, CA. Screening programme. Deadline: 15 January.
Master of Film / The Netherlands, Amsterdam. Moving image course starting September 2015. Interviews with selection committee: 26 – 27 March. EU students have to pay two years’ Statutory Tuition Fees (€1,835 for the academic year). Deadline: 16 January.
Beam Camp 2015 / USA, New Hampshire. Residency programme in 700+ acres of forest. Summer 2015. Projects are budgeted at $12,500. Winning designers receive a $3,000 honorarium, travel costs, and are invited to visit camp during the project’s production. Deadline: 18 January.
La Bande Vidéo / Canada, Québec. Call for exhibition proposals, production residency and exhibition residency for 2015 – 2016. Free access to production studios, free lodging and equipment for a two-week to one-month period. La Bande Vidéo provides technical support. A complete array of HD equipment is available: digital cameras, shooting material, accessories, production rooms, and projection equipment. Subsistence fees and transportation allocation (CAN$100). Deadline: 19 January.
BeHave / Luxembourg, Luxembourg. Project seeking to engage the public with art through a series of high profile artists’ residencies. Between September 2015 and August 2016. Six production residencies will be awarded; 2×3 month residency E14,000, 2×6 months E28,000, 2×9 months E42,000 plus studio and accommodation. Deadline: 23 January.
Digital Muddy Expanded Media Festival 2015 / USA, Carbondale, IL. Online screening from 24 February – 30 September. Deadline: 23 January.
UGM Studio Exhibition Programme / Slovenia, Maribor. A series of exhibitions in the second half of 2015. UGM will provide production funds of EUR900, technical equipment and support, promotion and exhibition venue. Deadline: 25 January.
VIDEOEX Festival 2015 / Switzerland, Zurich. Experimental film festival. 23 – 31 May. Prize total of CHF3,000. Deadline: 30 January.
Coal Prize Art and Environment / France, Paris. A project for a contemporary artist involved in environmental issues. Deadline: 30 January.
Nomadic Village 2015 / Austria, Vienna. Project for those who intentionally displace themselves to seek encounters that not only influence their work but form itMay – August, travelling through Northern Italy, Cerkno / Slovenia, Northern Balkans, Sofia / Bulgaria, Austria. Deadline: 30 January.
NOW&AFTER’15 / Russia, Moscow. Festival of video art in progress that changes every year the form of its presentation. The topic of this year’s festival is Space. 21 April – 21 June at the Schusev State Museum of Architecture. Festival’s Prize Fund is 120,000 Rubles. Deadline: 31 January.
deepwhitesound (DWS) / Internet. An international online label of experimental audio. A quarterly release format with 6 – 8 downloads featured per season. Deadline: 31 January.
Supercut / USA, Oakland, CA. Works that fit within, comment upon, or somehow relate to the video genre known as the Supercut, a compilation of short video clips of the same type of action. 6 March. Deadline: 31 January.
STROBE Network / USA, Long Island City, NY. A temporary channel set to broadcast in June 2015 via live internet stream as part of Flux Factory’s 2015 programming. June 2015. Deadline: 1 February.
Laboratory / USA, Spokane, WA. Artists looking to produce new work and research new technologies. 2 – 3 month residencies from April – May or June – September. Includes housing, studio space, exhibition space, and a $200/month stipend. Deadline: 1 February.
Laser Tag Soundtrack / USA, Alhambra, CA. A concert of speculative soundtracks at a functioning laser tag facility, where the audience explores experimental compositions as active participants. Late February. Deadline: 1 February.
Black&White Festival / Portugal, Porto. Audio-visual festival of black and white productions. 20 – 23 May. Deadline: 9 February.
Montreal Underground Film Festival 2015 / Canada, Montreal. May 2015. Deadline: 14 February.
Art in Resistance Festival / Germany, Munich. Projects dealing with protest, rebellion and resistance. 23 October – 7 November 2015. Budget provided. Deadline: 15 February.
Rustines Lab / Canada, Montréal. A creative research-creation lab dedicated to supporting digital arts and audio art projects. Residency lasts from 3 to 6 weeks in 2015. The resident will receive CAN$1,750 fee plus a $300 production budget. They will also have full access to the Lab and its equipment. Deadline: 15 February.
paraflows .X Digital Migration / Austria, Vienna. Festival dealing with digital migration. Deadline: 15 February.
IHR Fellows Programme / USA, Tempe, AZ. Arizona State University invites applications for their Visiting Fellows programme. The theme will be Monsters and Monstrosity to conduct research projects from multiple disciplinary and transdisciplinary perspectives that illuminate and enrich our understanding of how monstrosity, abjection, and the ugly inform the practices of culture, history, and memory. Spring semester 2016 (11 January – 7 May). $25,000 stipend. Deadline: 16 February.
Edith Russ Site for Media Art 2015 / Germany, Oldenburg. Research residency. July to December with a minimum of one month in Oldenburg. Three €10,000 stipends. Deadline: 26 February.
Edith Russ Stipend for Emerging Media Artists 2015 / Germany, Oldenburg. Prize for new media artists up to the age of 35. Two €3,000 stipends. Deadline: 26 February.
CAFKA.16 / Canada, Kitchener, ON. Biennial exhibition of new media contemporary art. June 2016. Artist fees of $1,800 CAD for new work, in addition to negotiable expenses. Video and one-time performance fees are also paid. Deadline: 28 February.
EUROVIDEO 2015 / Belgium, Liège. Festival for contemporary digital creation in images, cinema, television and audiovisual arts and to promote young artists (students and freshly graduated people) to the professional environment. 17 – 19 March. €9,000 in prizes. Deadline: 28 February.