Dancing on the Edge Scholarship Program

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 SUBMISSION  DEADLINE: February 15th, 2017 

Dancing on the Edge is offering scholarships to talented dancers from Arab countries and Iran to attend a summer dance workshop program in Amsterdam. Dancing on the Edge (DOTE) is the only organization in the country devoted to stimulating artistic exchange in the fields of contemporary dance, theater, and multi-media with the Middle East and North Africa.

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Frieze Artist Award for a major site-specific work

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 SUBMISSION  DEADLINE: February 10th, 2017 

The Frieze Artist Award is an international, open call for an artist 25–40 years of age to realize a major site-specific work at Frieze London. The chosen proposal will be presented as part of Frieze Projects, the fair’s celebrated non-profit programme established in 2003.

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The Caine Prize for African Writing

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 SUBMISSION  DEADLINE: January 31st, 2017 

The Prize is awarded to a short story by an African writer published in English, whether in Africa or elsewhere. Winning and short-listed authors will be invited to participate in writers’ workshops in Africa, London and elsewhere as resources permit. There is a cash prize of £10,000 for the winning author and a travel award for each of the short-listed candidates (up to five in all). The shortlisted candidates will also receive a Prize of £500. The winner is also invited to go to three literature festivals in Kenya, South Africa and Nigeria.

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Masur Museum of Art 54th Annual Juried Competition for contemporary US artists

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 SUBMISSION  DEADLINE: February 1st, 2017 

The Masur Museum of Art is the largest collecting and exhibiting institution of modern and contemporary art in Northeast Louisiana. They are dedicated to bringing the community dynamic public programming that emphasizes artists from Louisiana, the Southeast, and around the world. The Masur Museum of Art’s Annual Juried Competition showcases contemporary artists throughout the United States of America working in any medium.

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Intersection: commission opportunity by Fabrica and Project Art Works (UK)

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 SUBMISSION  DEADLINE: February 27th, 2017 

Intersection is a commission opportunity created by Fabrica, centre for contemporary art in Brighton & Hove, and Project Art Works, Hastings (UK). The organisers wish to co-commission an artwork for Fabrica’s space that will resonate with neurodiverse audiences. They anticipate this will be an immersive, sensually stimulating art installation that will invite audiences to interact with it and each other, non-verbally.

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