Call for applications Goethe Decouverte 2021

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The Goethe-Institut is renowned worldwide for its promotion of cultural exchange in the area of arts. Launched in 2015 by Goethe-Institut Kamerun, the “Goethe-Découverte” platform is a space for expression dedicated to artists. It seeks to support young talents in Cameroon, facilitate dialogue between professional artists and cultural journalists, and arouse interest for these young talents amongst producers and publicists. It is open to all performing arts and other art forms:
 

  • VISUAL ARTS (photographers, painters, sculptors/sculptresses, cartoonists, video artists, digital artists, VJs, graphic designers, graffiti artists, etc.);
  • DANCE AND PERFORMANCE (dancers and/or performance artists who have developed and written an original work of choreography or performance);
  • MUSIC VOICE (singers and vocalists);
  • MUSIC SOUND (instrumentalists as well as beatmakers or sound artists who have developed original works);
  • THEATRE (theater actors/actresses and/or theater directors and/or authors who have developed and written an original work of theatre);
  • WORD-BASED PERFORMANCES (spoken word artists, storytellers or stand-up comedians who have developed an original work).
 
The contest rewards a single winner but the performance/concert can be presented solo or in collective. Applications in group will be rejected.
 
Applications, drafted in French or English, must be sent by email to prog-yaounde@goethe.de (with the following line as email subject: “Application_Goethe-Decouverte 2021_Category_Artist’s name”), no later than 20.02.2021 midnight
 
Please find attached the calls for application pro category as well as the application form to fill directly in the frames provided, to save and return in pdf with the other documents required.

This call for applications is aimed at instrumentalists as well as musicians in the fields of beatmaking or sound art who have developed original works*.  
This call for applications is aimed at dancers and/or performance artists who have developed and written an original work of choreography or performance*.  
This call for applications is aimed at theater actors/actresses and/or theater directors who have developed and written an original work of theatre*.
This call for applications is aimed at visual artists (photographers, painters, sculptors/sculptresses, cartoonists, video artists, digital artists, VJs, graphic designers, graffitists, etc.)* 
This call for applications is aimed at spoken word artists, storytellers or stand-up comedians who have developed an original work*.