Please note that applications for in Motion are currently on hold due to Covid-19.
"We are putting projects on hold with a view to rescheduling when it becomes possible. We are exploring how we can digitise our programmes and possibilities for connecting people online." - Read more about our arts response to Covid-19.
In_Motion Scoping Grant is an opportunity for UK based Creative Organisations, Curators and Programmers to travel, scope and connect with potential partners in Sub-Saharan Africa between May 2020 and March 2021.
The British Council, and Prince Claus Fund for Culture and Development are issuing a Call for Proposals to support Mobility in and from Africa, specifically prioritising young artists and cultural practitioners from a range of African countries.
Upcoming in 2020/21:
new Art new Audiences (SSA and UK)
new Art new Audiences aims to be a catalyst for the creation of new art that reaches new audiences in Sub-Saharan Africa and the UK. The projects showcase new art to 18 to 35-year-old audiences in the following art forms: architecture, design and fashion; film; music; dance and theatre; creative economy; cultural skills; literature; visual arts. Take a look at the 2019 selected projects
ColabNowNow (SSA and UK artists)
This collaborative digital art residence brings together artists from Africa and the UK to create new work across SSA and UK festivals. See the 2018 digital exhibition and meet the 2019 selected creatives.