Artist Opportunities

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This page contains information about current open call opportunities for artists working in the moving image - including the latest festival submissions, exhibition opportunities, residencies and production funds.

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11th Cairo Video Festival, Egypt
Deadline: 30 May 2024

Distribution Open Call 2024, Video Power
Deadline: 31 May 2024

Artist Commissions, Kakilang, London (£3,000 commission for artists of Southeast & East Asian backgrounds, cultures, and/or experiences)
Deadline: 31 May 2024

Bucharest International Experimental Film Festival (BIEFF), Romania
Deadline: 31 May 2024

25 FPS Festival, Zagreb, Croatia
Deadline: 31 May 2024

Michael O'Pray Prize, Film and Video Umbrella (for early-career writers)
Deadline: 31 May 2024

Artist Residencies, Singapore Art Museum
Deadline: 31 May 2024

Day School artist development programme, east bristol contemporary

Deadline: 31 May 2024

Art Exchange: Moving Image, LUX / British Council / Art South Asia Project(for moving image curators based in South Asia)

Deadline: 31 May 2024

New Technological Art Award, Zebrastraat, Ghent
Deadline: 1 June 2024

British Art in Motion filmmaking research grants, Paul Mellon Centre (for undergraduate students)

Deadline: 2 June 2024

HessenLab, BIII Festival of the Moving Image, Frankfurt
Deadline: 3 June 2024

Art Explora Residency, Tirana, Albania
Deadline: 5 June 2024

Open Call, GPC Lab: "Timecodes. Temporality and Consequences", Golden Pixel Cooperative, Vienna, Austria
Deadline: 6 June 2024

UK-Pakistan Artist Residency, Foudnation Art Divvy, Lahore + Delfina Foundation, London
Deadline: 9 June 2024

Atelier 105, post-production residency for experimental film, Light Cone, Paris
Deadline: 10 June 2024

Open Call for Filmmakers, Forest of Dean Sculpture Trust
Deadline: 13 June 2024

Fundación Casa Wabi x ArtReview Open-Call Residency Prize 2024–25, Mexico
Deadline: 15 June 2024

SET Film Festival, London
Deadline: 16 June 2024

The FLAMIN Fellowship
Deadline: 17 June 2024

MA Fine Art: Media, Bath School of Art, Film and Media (£5k bursaries available)
Deadline: 31 June 2024

Stanley Picker Fellowships in Design & Fine Art 2024
Deadline: 1 July 2024

VH Award for Emerging Media Artists
Deadline: 5 July 2024

Filmmaking Residency, The Hugo Burge Foundation, Duns, Scotland
Deadline: 5 July 2024

BFI National Lottery Short Form Animation Fund
Deadline: 9 July 2024

PRAXIS 2024 Study Programme, fluent, Santander
Deadline: 10 July 2024

Art for Change Prize 2024, Saatchi Gallery, London
Deadline: 17 July 2024

Images Festival, Toronto
Deadline: 31 August 2024

Aesthetica Art Prize
Deadline: 31 August 2024

ScreenSkills Bursaries
Deadline: Rolling

Artquest One to One Advice Sessions
Deadline: Rolling

Research and Development Fund, BFI Doc Society
Deadline: Rolling

Online residency: Working class creatives, The White Pube
Deadline: Rolling

Black Artists Grants, Creative Debuts
Deadline: Rolling

Cardiff Animation Nights

Deadline: Rolling

GOOD WICKEDRY online screenings, T A P E Collective
Deadline: Rolling

AiR Drop Residencies, Satellite Films
Deadline: Rolling

ACE National Lottery Project Grants, Arts Council England
Deadline: Rolling

Straight 8, super 8 filmmaking competition

Deadline: Rolling

Artquest Exchange
Deadline: Rolling

Short Film Travel Grant Fund, British Council
Deadline: Rolling

Sundance Institute Documentary Film Fund
Deadline: Rolling

Call for work, OVNI - The Observatory Archives, Barcelona
Deadline: Rolling

Journal of Embodied Research - Video Proposals
Deadline: Rolling

LUX one-to-one advice sessions
Announced in the LUX Newswire

Moving Image Salon monthly artist's discussion group, London
Check website for event details

Pavilion Artists' Moving Image Network monthly meetings, Leeds
Check website for event details