This page provides information about current funding schemes available through ACAX. As we consider effective information transfer a priority, we continually publish information about the newest international calls for applications available for Hungarian artists, art historians and curators.

Further calls for applications:

Curatorial Residency Program

Spring Curatorial Studies Residency at Node Center Berlin

The Node Center for Curatorial Studies Residency is a program lasting twelve intensive weeks, designed for international emerging curators who wish to expand their professional practice by developing projects in Berlin in a collaborative environment.

Deadline: 23 November 2012

Curatorial Scholarship Program

Marjorie Susman Curatorial Fellowship

The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA) is one of Chicago’s major museum institutions and one of the nation’s largest facilities devoted to the art of our time.
The MCA’s Marjorie Susman Curatorial Fellowship is intended to offer an exceptional graduate-level candidate the opportunity to gain professional curatorial experience in a major museum setting. Qualified applicants must possess an M.A. degree or be in their final year of graduate work.

Deadline: 31 January 2013

Curatorial Residency Program

International Curator Residency, La Galerie, Contemporary Art Centre, Noisy-le-Sec, France

Since 2006, La Galerie, a contemporary art centre located in the suburb of Paris, hosts each year a foreign curator in residence for a period of three months. The aim of the residency is to put on an exhibition at La Galerie within the context of a public art centre. The applicant would be required to take into consideration the general artistic program of La Galerie an have an interest in the French art scene.

Deadline: 19 November 2012

Call for participation

The Sketchbook Project 2013

The Sketchbook Project is an ever-growing, world-travelling collection of artists' books from around the globe.  After signing up the participants receive an empty book to fill with whatever they can imagine.

Deadline: 31 October 2012

Artist Residency Program

Berlin Kreuzkölln Art Center Residency

While not open officially yet the Kreuzkölln Art Center already has several studio/office spaces available at their new art center. The newly built rooms are available for one up to four months; and are suitable as office or (working) studio for architects, designers, visual artists, illustrators, curators, writers, researchers etc.

Artist Residency Program

European Media Artists in Residence Exchange EMARE MEX 2012-2013

The European Media Art Network and its partners provide residencies between April and September 2013 in Mexico, England, Germany, France and the Netherlands with support of the European Commission's Culture 2007-2013 Programme, the Fondo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes Mexico, the Goethe Institute Mexico, the Centro Cultural Alemán de San Luis Potosí, the City of Utrecht, the Arts Council of England and the regional municipalities of Saxony-Anhalt in Germany and Centre in France. European Artists can apply for a two months residency at Centro Multimedia in Mexico City and Centro de Arte y Nuevas Technologias (CANTE) in San Luis Potosi.

Deadline: 15 November, 2012


Call for Entries

Verzio DocLab Workshop for Documentary Film Projects and Festivals

Verzio DocLab, a four day workshop taking place in Budapest from November 7 to 10 for documentary filmmakers, independent producers and festival organizers working on projects regarding minorities, immigration, social justice or human rights issues is now taking applications. Participants working on Roma issues, or coming from a Roma background, will have a priority in the selection.

Deadline: 10 October 2012

Curatorial Residency Program

Residency Unlimited Co-sponsored Visual AIDS residency

A one-month residency, to take place in February or March of 2013, in New York City for a curator, art historian, or arts writer interested in the intersection of visual art and HIV/AIDS. Co-sponsored by Visual AIDS and Residency Unlimited, the curatorial residency seeks to encourage the development of exhibitions, programs, and scholarship about HIV/AIDS and contemporary art.

Deadline: 22 October 2012




Open Call for Artists

VISIO - European Workshop on Artists’ Cinema 2012

VISIO consists of a series of seminars and meetings dedicated to expanding the vision and themes of artists who use cinema in their artistic practice. The Workshop will be held in Florence, within the context of the 5th Edition of Lo Schermo dell'Arte Film Festival (21-25 November 2012).

Deadline: 1st October 2012



Artist Residency Program

NARS Foundation International Artist Residency Program, New York

The NARS Foundation International Artist Residency Program provides the opportunity to produce new work while engaging with the vibrant arts community in New York City. Artists-in-residence have access to an individual studio space and various professional development programs. Residents can share and present their work through artist talks, workshops, and lectures and receive studio visits by prominent New York City curators, critics and gallerists.

Deadline: 5 October 2012