The Ministry for cultural heritage and activities and for tourism (MiBACT) - through the Directorate-General for Contemporary Creativity and the Directorate-General for Tourism - published a public notice for the financing of cultural activities, to be carried out in the form of festivals between April and July 2021, in order to promote the rebirth and the cultural, tourism-related, economic and social regeneration of Italy’s small villages. Special attentionwill be given to the proposals’ innovativeness, sustainability, and accessibility, to the public’s involvement, and to the impact on the territory.
The Directorate-General for Contemporary Creativity (DGCC) of the Ministry for cultural heritage and activities and for tourism (MiBACT) has announced a notice of public selection for the creation of a logo for the “Luoghi del Contemporaneo” project, promoted by this Directorate-General since 2018 for the mapping and promotion of the network of places of the contemporary in Italy.
Deadline: 9 February 2021
Online the 8th edition of the call for the Un’Opera per il Castello competition. It is open to young artists between 21 and 40 years of age, for the selection of a site-specific artistic project, conceived for the exterior spaces of Castel Sant’Elmo in Naples. The competition is promoted by the Campania Regional Directorate for Museums, with support from the DGCC of the MiBACT.
Deadline: 18 February 2021
The Directorate-General for Contemporary Creativity (Direzione Generale Creatività Contemporanea – DGCC) allocates more than € 1 million to finance urban regeneration projects, through cultural and creative activities of a multidisciplinary nature, and requalification of the proximity spaces within residential areas.
Deadline: 10 March 2021
Public notice allocating € 2 million for proposals for acquiring, producing, and promoting artworks and contemporary creativity, Italian and international, destined to augment Italian public collections.
Deadline: 18 December 2020
Public notice allocating € 1,300,000 to the acquisition, commissioning, conservation, and promotion of Italian and international photography and photographic culture.
Deadline: 27 November 2020
The directorate general of contemporary creativity (Direzione Generale Creatività Contemporanea – DGCC) of the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism (MiBACT) and Fondazione Scuola dei beni e delle attività culturali have published a notice for the selection of six specialists in contemporary architecture, to be tasked with updating and revising Censimento nazionale delle architetture del secondo Novecento (national census of architecture of the second half of the twentieth century).
Deadline: 2 November 2020
The directorate general of contemporary creativity (Direzione Generale Creatività Contemporanea – DGCC), in collaboration with Triennale Milano and MUFOCO, is announcing a second open call for 20 photography projects by artists under 40, referring to the post-lockdown period understood in the broader sense of a condition that, starting from the health emergency, cuts across current events to be projected towards even a distant future.
Deadline: 2 November 2020
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation – MAECI (DGSP – directorate general, country system and autonomous territorial entities) and the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism – MiBACT (DGCC – directorate general of contemporary creativity) are launching a public project to support and promote Italian contemporary art. The works that are produced will be the focus of a show to be spread worldwide thanks to the diplomatic and consular network and the Italian Cultural Institutes abroad.
Deadline: 2 November 2020
The ninth edition of the Italian Council call is starting, with 2 million euros for Italian contemporary art.
Deadline 30 September 2020
With a total of 1.3 million euros of funding, the DGCR’s international project to valorise Italian contemporary art continues to promote artists, curators and critics through productions and acquisitions, exhibitions, residency programmes and editorial projects.
Deadline: 2 March 2020
The MiBAC, MAECI and the Italian Cultural Institute in Barcelona, with the collaboration of ELISAVA, promote a residency prize for young designers interested in sustainable and low impact design.
Deadline: 28 October 2019
The 2nd edition of the competition for young curators promoted with Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Italian Cultural Institute of Moscow, in collaboration with V-A-C Foundation, gets underway
Deadline: October 21st, 2019
With a total budget of 1.9 million Euro, the DGAAP’s project for the international promotion of Italian contemporary launches a new edition of the call.
Deadline: September 30, 2019.
The third edition of the Berlin Prize is now online. The Prize offers two emerging architects the chance to spend 6 months in Berlin to professionally explore themes of urban reuse and renewal and participate in cultural events linked to these topics.
Deadline 15 July 2019
The MAECI-DGSP, DGAAP, IIC New York and the Italian Academy announce the 17th edition of the Premio New York.
Deadline June 30, 2019
The DGAAP and the Fondazione Quadriennale di Roma are pleased to announce a call to promote artists under 28 years of age and valorize Italian Fine Arts Academies in view of the forthcoming 17th Art Quadriennale in 2020.
Deadline July 29, 2019
With a total budget of 1.7 million Euro, the DGAAP’s project for the international promotion of Italian contemporary art has been renewed. The programme has been expanded to include proposals from artists, curators and critics for exhibitions, residencies and editorial projects.
Deadline: May 27, 2019..
With a budget of 600,000 Euro, the DGAAP has doubled its funding for multidisciplinary projects involving local communities.
Deadline June 10, 2019..
The second artist-in-residence prize created by the DGAAP, MAECI and IIC Pretoria as part of the “Italia, Culture, Africa” cultural programme.
Deadline May 22, 2019.
The DGAAP, MAECI-DGSP, IGAV , the Italian Cultural Institute in Beijing and NAMOC promote a residency prize for two young Italian artists in China.
Expiration date 7/06/2019.
The DGAAP, MAECI and the Italian Cultural Institute in Barcelona promote a residency prize for young designers interested in sustainable and low impact design
Deadline: 30 March 2019
621,000 Euro for the latest edition of the call for funding to finance and promote Italian artists to an international audience
Deadline: 7 March 2019.
1,080,000 euros for the fourth call for projects Italian Council for the financing of projects by Italian artists in the world..
Expiration date 5th September 2018..
50.000 euro per promuovere la riqualificazione delle periferie urbane attraverso l’intelligenza artificiale e la creatività contemporanea.
Scade il 14 settembre 2018
205 thousand Euro for multidisciplinary projects to involve local communities
C’è tempo fino al 16 luglio 2018 per partecipare al concorso “Un’Opera per il Castello”, dedicato ai giovani artisti, per selezionare un nuovo progetto per Castel Sant’Elmo, a Napoli
Call for the Assignment of Two Research Grants for the Study of the culture of Contemporary Photography DGAAP / SISF. 2018 Brief on line now.
Dagli Stati Uniti al Brasile, dall’Etiopia al Giappone, passando per Inghilterra, Francia, Turchia, Finlandia e Svizzera, sono 60 le candidature presentate per la terza edizione di Italian Council.
Publication of the First Edition of the Premio Mosca, organised by the DGAAP and the DGSP of the MAECI, in collaboration with the Italian Cultural Institute in Moscow and the Fondazione VAC, to promote an artistic residency programme for emerging Italian curators.
Publication of the second edition of the Premio Berlino, organised by the DGAAP and the DGSP of the MAECI, in collaboration with the Italian Cultural Institute in Berlin and with ANCB – The Aedes Metropolitan Laboratory, to promote two residencies for young architects.
Announced by the DGAAP, the MAECI, the Italian Cultural Institute of New York and the Italian Academy for Advanced Studies, the 16th edition of “Premio New York” public call is being published to promote a fellowship program for emerging Italian artists.
200 thousand Euro for Cultural Proposals for Film Festivals and Short Films In and For Peripheral Areas
Public Announcement of Financing for Cultural Projects Linked to Creative Activities in Areas Characterised by Situations of Economic and Social Marginalisation
Publication of the Classification
Regenerating Spaces to be Shared
Residencies for emerging Italian and Chinese artists – 3rd edition 2017 – Announcement of the Winners
Progetti per riqualificare le periferie urbane italiane