Project “Arts and Society”: Call for Applications
Deadline: 15 Feb 2017
From the open call:
A PROJECT and an Open CALL have been designed to create a Global Movement of artists that can testify the impact of the Arts and artists in Societies, and the importance of local initiatives on a global scheme! They have been launched by UNESCO-MOST, IYGU (International Year for Global Understanding), CIPSH (conseil International pour la Philosophie et les Sciences Humaines), WHC (World Humanity Conference) and Mémoire de l’Avenir Launch.
IN AUGUST 2017 A demanding selection of artists’ proposals from each of the 206 member countries of the United Nations, will compose a demonstrative installation presented at the World of Humanities Conference in 2017 in Liège, organized by IYGU, UNESCO, ICPHS and the Foundation for the MHC.
IN PARALLEL A creation of a digital platform will present a broader range of proposals and projects to create an international dynamic movement of artists that will initiate an active and immediate sharing between research, knowledge, methods, commitments and expertise around the world.
YOU – leader of projects, individual or collective artists, of all forms of expressions: fine arts, photography, film, music, performances, creative writing, poetry, numerical arts, architecture, culinary, crafts – if through your work you question societal challenges such as in ecology / nature / Ubrain space / migration / individual and collective memories / the fight against all forms of inequalities and discriminations / living together / science / employement / education / economy / politics…
SEND US YOUR VIDEO (1min30 max), in which you will witness, in your native language, subtitled in English, the role of artists and of the Arts in Society. Your video should respond to the following 3 subjects:
– Your motivations
– Your objectives
– The impact of your work in society
YOUR VIDEO must be accompanied by a PRESENTATION KIT to send to firstname.lastname@example.org
*NOTE: Hanoi Grapevine merely announces the open calls and cannot help in the application process. For further inquiries, please direct to the organizers.