Created in China - The artists' experience

DutchCulture China Desk and TransArtists desk are organising a meeting on working in and with China on 3rd November in Amsterdam.

How can you work as an artist in China ? How to establish a collaborative relationship with Chinese art institutions and initiatives? What do you need to know to extend your work in this specific context ? How to take part in, and what to expect from Chinese artist-in-residence programs? What are the specific features of residency programs in China?

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Alliance of Artists Communities' 2015 annual conference - International mobility handout

The Alliance of Artists Communities (USA) is an international association of artists' residencies — a diverse field of more than 1,500 programs worldwide that support artists of any discipline in the development of new creative work. Believing that the cultivation of new art and ideas is essential to human progress, the Alliance's mission is to advocate for and support artists' communities, to advance the endeavors of…read more


Our deadlines' reminder newsletter is out!

TransArtists deadlines reminder newsletter for November and December is out!

Apart of having a complete list of upcoming residency deadlines for the next two months, with each newsletter we highlight different platform/resource/organization that is relevant for giving information on artist-in-residence opportunities. This time it is China Residencies, non-for-profit organization creating a directory of artist residencies in mainland China.…read more


Dialogue about the future of the artistic practice

16 September 2015

DutchCulture | TransArtists was glad to be part of the information market for young artists inside museum De Pont in Tilburg this week surrounded by light projection of James Turrell & works by Amish Quilts. Here Kunstpodium T and museum De Pont museum presented Day of the Young Artist - Dialogue about the future of the artistic practice. On this annual…read more


Séance d'information sur les résidences, Bruxelles, BE

Artist Project (Bruxelles, BE) est une plateforme dynamique, active dans le conseil et l'accompagnement d’artistes. Son objectif : aider les artistes à valoriser leurs projets et à acquérir plus d'autonomie dans leur parcours professionnel. Pour ce faire, ses trois missions sont d'informer, former et conseiller les artistes ainsi que tous les publics intervenant dans les domaines créatifs.

Marie Fol, coordinatrice de DutchCulture | TransArtists et web-éditrice du site,…read more


Snapshot on performing arts residencies

In May 2014, we took part in the IETM Asia Satellite Meeting in Melbourne (Australia) to discuss how performing artists should consider taking part in residency programmes worldwide, as more and more residencies offer opportunities in these disciplines (it was during the "Info Cell on Residencies"). Residencies for performing artists can be either focused on the specific needs of dancers, musicians, performers, theater professionals.. or can…read more


Activity log 2015

DutchCulture | TransArtists is taking part in meetings, conferences and visits in 2015. Next to that, we also organise our own activities, such as expert meetings, visits of residencies in NL for foreign cultural professionals and workshops.

Read more about our recent activities, and don't hesitate to contact us if you would like more information!

In the midst of the Tsjech Republic woods

Aug 9-11, AiR Platform NL went to MeetIngZdonov in the Tsjech Republic for a seminar on mobility, by invitation of the…read more


Green Art Lab Alliance: what's up, what's next ?

The March 2015 Green Art Lab Alliance meeting in Glasgow marked the end of a two year project spanning across Europe. After the conclusion of this final meeting, Creative Carbon Scotland asks how the partners can continue this investigation into the arts and sustainability. Read the report of the Glasgow meeting here.

Since this last partners' meeting, a few GALA…read more


Deadlines' reminder (and more)

We recently renewed our newsletter system, to offer a service that is more suited to your needs. Following mailing lists have been developed, register for the ones you are interested in:

  • Deadlines reminder: receive via email a list of upcoming deadlines every two months.
  • Station to Station: curious about the residency phenomenon, its links with other art and culture organisations, its relevance in the art world today, its unexpected connections within the Arts and with other sectors ? have a look at the Station to…read more

GALA final meeting in Glasgow

The March 2015 Green Art Lab Alliance meeting in Glasgow marked the end of a two year project spanning across Europe. After the conclusion of this final meeting, Creative Carbon Scotland asks how we can continue this investigation into the arts and sustainability.

The Green Art Lab Alliance was a two-year, EU-funded project, working with 19 partners across 17 different European countries that aimed to explore the links between arts and environmental sustainability. From 12th – 14th March 2015 the final meeting of the partners and…read more