Open Calls

Three women looking at an artwork on the wall, one woman is pointing at it and explaining something (C) Adrian O'Connell


Culture Department
Goethe-Institut Irland

Open Calls

Here you will find a selection of current international and national open calls and opportunities (i.e. competitions, prizes, exhibitions, awards, proposals, residencies and grants) across art forms for artists, creators, translators and makers to participate in exciting international programmes.

If you would like to see an opportunity added to our listing, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Listings are regularly updated.

Call for Proposals
IMPACT: A transdisciplinary symposium, 8-12 November 2023

Initiated in 2004, PACT’s yearly interactive symposium IMPACT invites artists, practitioners, theoreticians and advanced students from the fields of dance, theatre, performance, visual arts, new media, film, music, architecture and other extended practices in art and science, to engage with various research interests, working methods and artistic strategies.

Closing date for applications: 
29 September 2023.

Film Submission for 36 FILMFEST DRESDEN 2024

Every year in April, the festival presents the best short films from around the world in Dresden and attracts more than 20,000 visitors, including around 500 accredited guests.
Since 1989, the festival has understood itself as a forum for political discourse and intercultural exchange. Even outside the festival period, it is actively involved in a wide range of projects related to short film, promoting democracy, tolerance, inclusion and gender justice.

The Call for Entries for the 36 FILMFEST DRESDEN 2024 is open from 1 September to 1 December 2023.