RCF - Eligible candidates for the RCF/Creative Tracks call



The Roberto Cimetta Fund received 350 requests online and 82 applications for the Creative Tracks/RCF funding line. 33 candidates were considered eligible.


Eligible candidates are:


Abdelhadi Sam'a

Abdulnabi Mohamed Alaradi Nada

Abi Khalil Amanda

Albatoul Sbahi Fatima

Arame Traore

Atiyah Jbara Al-Darraji Ali

Atlagan Özgür

Belchev Neno

Ben Baya Nur Allh

Bonev Georgi

Collin Eliza

Dagher Elie

Daghmoussi Fatima

Elbaaly Mohamed

Fatejhi Setareh

Gökçeer Cemil Batur

Green Portland

Gumusayak Huri Gonca

Jazouli Meryem

Koushki Jasmine Khaatoon

Makki Farah

Maljković Sanja

Mercedes Rodrigo Garcia

Meštrovac Amela

Metahni Mohamed Amine

Mohammed Mahmoud Ayisha

Ozdemir Umit

Rok Avbar

Semaan Amani

Shahrzad Irannejad

Sharp Gwendolenn

Sy Oumou

Van de Peer Stephanie


The expert Committee will evaluate these applications and the final result will be announced on our website the 7th June 2017.




RSS - Call for papers - Deadline : 15/05/17


The International Alliance of Independent Publishers launch a call for papers for its co-published review, Bibliodiversity. 


This issue will focuse on the question of self publishing as a vector of bibliodiversity and will approach the current stakes in the publishing sector.


It will be coordinated by Sylvie Bosser (Université Paris 8, CEMTI).


The deadline to send an abstract (4000 signs) is 15th May 2017.


For further informations, please click here.



RCF - Seminar in Paris - 7/03/2017


The Roberto Cimetta Fund organised the Creative Tracks seminar in Paris on the subject of “Independent cultural entrepreneurs driving artistic creation”.


This one-day event was held at the French Ministry of Culture and Communication on 7th March and grouped together over 60 cultural entrepreneurs and analysts from 16 countries (Belgium, Burkina Faso, China, the Congo, Egypt, France, Greece, Italy, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon, Morocco, the Netherlands, Spain, Syria). 

Two major issues for the development of cultural entrepreneurs worldwide highlighted the debate: 

- cultural business or funding models based on innovation and technology on the one hand,

 - and the importance of international cultural cooperation, mobility, exchange, joint projects as tools for their development on the other.

To quote the participants, it was « An amazing meeting of some of the most dynamic and influential cultural actors today » (Hanan Kassab Hassan), « allowing us to touch the reality of different countries » (Rossella Tarantino)... Many thanks to all the participants and we hope they will keep in touch and work together in the future to « develop and invigorate the cultural field in their countries » (El Mehdi Azdem).


RSS - Call for participation Madrassa - Deadline : 05/05/17


The Atelier de l'Observatoire is launching its regional programme of residencies, meetings and trainings in contemporary curatorial practices.



Madrassa is a programme of curatorial research and practice in contemporary art. It is one of the first of its kind in the region. The programme strives to educate and connect a community of young arts professionals through training and networking opportunities.


Deadline  : 5 May 2017
Locations  : Alexandria, Algiers, Amman, Casablanca

For information : programme.madrassa@gmail.com or click here


RSS - Open Call for texts and artworks - Deadline 30/04/17


Malta: Culture in Transformation is the theme of the call launched by Interartive, platform for contemporary art.


The call is focused on the analyse the contemporary cultural development of Malta. A cultural context in transformation needs a constant examination and the contribution of new and diverse perspectives. Scholars, critics, curators and artists who work on this subject are invited to participate.


For further informations about the call, click here


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