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British Council New Art New Audiences 2019 (up to £30,000)
24/5/19

Deadline: 1 Second

Deadline: July 1, 2019

Eligibility

  • Open to artists and art organizations in the UK and Sub-Saharan Africa regions;
  • nAnA 2019 is particularly interested in supporting projects by artists, arts organizations and/or art collectives that already have, and want to build upon, cross country collaborations and connections. New partnerships are also encouraged;
  • There are no restrictions on art forms and there are no restrictions on themes.

Eligible countries

  • The United Kingdom: England | Northern Ireland | Scotland | Wales
  • East Africa: Ethiopia | Kenya | Rwanda | South Sudan | Sudan | Tanzania | Uganda
  • Southern Africa: Botswana | Malawi | Mauritius | Mozambique | Namibia | South Africa | Zambia | Zimbabwe
  • West Africa: Ghana | Nigeria | Senegal | Sierra Leone

The call is interested in projects that showcase new art to 18 to 35-year-old audiences who haven’t seen your art before in the following art forms: architecture, design, and fashion; film; music; dance and theatre; creative economy; cultural skills; literature; visual arts; and any combination of art forms.

They are looking for projects between the UK and two Sub-Saharan Africa regions (East, West, Southern). At least three different countries must be involved in the project, each project must have at least one UK partner and at least one partner from Sub-Saharan Africa (from the countries specified below in eligible countries).

Funding

  • nAnA will fund 10 new projects in 2019;
  • Projects can bid for up to £30,000.
  • Please note as well as granting major projects at £30,000 they welcome experimental project proposals in the range of £5,000 to £10,000.


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