Sommerakademie Paul Klee: Call for applications 2023/24

Up to eight residents are invited to join the Sommerakademie Paul Klee (SPK) programme, curated by cultural worker Andrea Thal, and beginning on 12 August 2023. Over the course of 2023 & 2024, the SPK features public lectures, closed-door seminars, and access to state-of-the-art infrastructure and technical support at the Bern Academy of the Arts (HKB) – but also teaching opportunities at the HKB.

Travel, accommodation, visa expenses and a per diem of CHF 50 are covered. Residents using production facilities are entitled to a modest production stipend of CHF 500. Each year of the cycle also has a pot of money at their disposal that can be allocated collectively.


Arts at CERN and the Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia welcome proposals for a new residency opportunity of the Connect collaboration framework, which promotes the dialogue between artists and scientists within the Laboratory’s context.

The Connect residency calls for artists and collectives from or based in Switzerland with distinct interest in an interdisciplinary approach and strong motivation for learning more about the modes of scientific thinking and fundamental science. Connect invites proposals from artists working across visual arts, music, literature, performing arts, design, and interactive media.

Call For Entry: International Graphic Design Competition of the Locarno Film Festival

It is with great pleasure that we announce the third edition of the competition for the Locarno Film Festival edition’s image.

Once again, we are looking for graphic designers, illustrators, photographers and artists from all over the world, with no age restrictions, to interpret the Festival’s spirit for the next edition’s image.


Submission dates: October 17 2022 – December 5 2022
Submissions are free of charge
Prize: CHF 5000.-
Further details and requirements can be found here: www.locarnofestival.ch/contest76
Submission enquiries: marketing@locarnofestival.ch

Entangled Forests

Let’s tackle the climate crisis in an artistic way! We are Climanosco, a small association that wants to make the knowledge and possible solutions about the climate crisis accessible to everyone by connecting art and science. This time we focus on climate change and “Entangled Forests”. The call closes by the end of September. Further details are in the PDF and on our website dear2050.org/call-for-art/.

Impressions of the last two exhibitions "Oceans on the rise" and "How humans respond" can be found at www.instagram.com/dear__2050.

Collide Residency Award

Arts at CERN launches a new call for Collide, its flagship residency programme, in partnership with the City of Barcelona. Artists from all around the world are invited to submit their proposals for a research-led residency. The laureate, an individual artist or artistic collective, will be invited to spend three months dedicated to artistic research and exploration between CERN and Barcelona.

Collide calls for artists inspired by the processes of fundamental science and interested in interacting with the scientific communities at CERN and Barcelona. We invite proposals that focus on the artist’s current practice and are open to working with physicists, engineers, IT experts and laboratory staff.

GZ-BASEL 2021 7-11 September 2021

Our 6th editions of GZ-BASEL will present an international conjunction of well selected contemporary art of the highest level with the theme "BEYOND". We have selected this title for being globally recognizable and actual. It is a theme with a wide interpretation and may involve terms like discovery, hope, meaning and creation.The show will be hosted by the well known Basel Art Center. Their beautiful exhibition hall on street level of 250 sqm divided in 11 white painted exhibition stands will be the most appropriate location for an excellent display of a large variety of media. We will select painting, photography, sculpture, installation-art, video and performance.This exhibition is a collaborated project between GaleriaZero / NL and Basel Art Center /CH

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