Opportunity: Concentrico 06

Member Contribution: Roger Rigorth

DEADLINE: 23/12/19 (1pm)

29 April – 3 May 2020

 Concéntrico 06, Logroño’s International Festival of Architecture and Design
proposes to reflect on the urban environment and the city through architecture and design proposals in different formats. The new edition will be held from 29 April to 3 May 2020.

The festival announces three international competitions for participation in three of the locations. The period for presentation of proposals will conclude on 23 December 2019 at 1:00 p.m.

The aim of these competitions is to create a Pavilion in the Plaza de Escuelas Trevijano and two interventions, one in the Paseo del Espolón and the other in Viña Lanciano by Bodegas LAN. The winning projects will be part of the set of facilities that will be carried out in different locations in the city.

Each installation, made with Garnica plywood panels, is created by teams of architects and/or designers who propose, experiment and explore new fields of environmental design. In this way, a dialogue is established between heritage and contemporary architecture that seeks to activate citizens’ reflection on spaces.

 There are a number of sections to apply for through this opportunity, please check the website.

Opportunity: Parcours Land Art

DEADLINE: 15/01/20



Le présent appel à candidature est lancé en direction des artistes du land art / art environnemental / art nature,  pour la création de 4 œuvres à l’échelle du paysage, et de 4 actions de médiation culturelle pour 4 artistes ou groupes, afin de réaliser des installations avec les enfants et les habitants dans 4 villages.

Vous trouverez ci joint l’appel à projet et la documentation annexe, photographies des lieux, cartes et les modalités de création d’œuvres d’art dans le Parc national des Cévennes sur la page:


Pour tout enseignements complémentaires vous pouvez joindre Claire Schneider au 06 32 59 68 85 jusqu’au 15 décembre et 

à partir du 15 décembre,  Eliette Guine au 06 03 03 06 39



Today we speak of a perennial course that can be visited in all seasons.

This year a call for projects, national or even international, will be launched in mid-November to artists to select 4 works on the scale of the landscape for the course Land art and 4 project and cultural meditation in connection with the inhabitants and schools for 4 municipalities. Workshops of Land Art workshops led by an artist to raise awareness of this audience to a new look at nature through the production of works. A rich, structuring and artistic experience, education for sustainable development and land art, in full coherence with the ethics of the National Park.

A pre selection of files will be done by the Filature du Mazel. The choice of works will be done in consultation with the partners of the territory: the Community of Communes Causses Aigoual Cévennes, the National Park of the Cevennes, the National Forestry Office, the workshops of the mountains Brumeux, the tourist office Mont Aigoual Causses Cevennes . Filage du Mazel remains a force of artistic proposal, to do it together allows us a good mediation and understanding of the project by all. We also want to develop the forest loop by installing new works,

Under study: create a reception area for Land Art visitors, with the possibility of viewing a Land Art presentation film and for the start of activities and workshops. And also develop the cultural action towards the tourists the summer, we focus the work on the schools throughout the year and the disabled public. It is imperative to enhance the educational dimension and cultural action with the Rectorate by better structuring the exchange of content, objectives and therefore the transmission. With this in mind, the Filature wants to develop partnerships with municipalities and schools through Land Art workshops and small village trails, allowing the return of their work. 



Opportunity: Atelier 2

DEADLINE: 16/12/19


WEBSITE: https://atelier-2.com/


Atelier 2 in Villeneuve d’Ascq, the Comines-Warneton Cultural Center (B) and the Cultural Center of the City of Ypres (B) continue their collaboration and relaunch for 2020 their joint call for proposals for the OPEN SITES event (Between Lakes / Courts Circuits and Sporen). *

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You are a professional artist, you want to defend a project of contemporary creation, submit your project today. Workshop 2 / Visual Arts / Ferme Saint-Sauveur, Avenue du Bois


L’Atelier 2 à Villeneuve d’Ascq, le Centre Culturel de Comines-Warneton (B)
et le Centre Culturel de la Ville de Ypres (B) poursuivent leur
collaboration et relancent pour 2020 leur Appel à projets commun en vue de
la manifestation OPEN SITES (Entre – Lacs /  Courts-Circuits et Sporen).

*DEADLINE PROJECTS / 16 Décembre 2019.*
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Vous êtes plasticien professionnel, vous souhaitez défendre un projet de
création contemporaine, déposez votre projet dès aujourd’hui.

Atelier 2 / Arts plastiques / Ferme Saint-Sauveur, Avenue du Bois

59652 Villeneuve d’Ascq cedex

www.atelier-2.com // 03 20 05 48 91// contact@nullatelier-2.com


Opportunity: Sentiers d’Art

DEADLINE: 1/01/20


Art Trails 2020 – Call for artistic projects


Dear creative friends and artists,

This call for projects concerns six works to be installed between 21 and 31 May 2020 in Belgium (Province of Namur). The selected works of art will be installed in the natural or built heritage of the Condroz-Famenne region

General context :

Since 2017, maybe have you heard about or participated in Sentiers d’Art in Condroz-Famenne? In partnership with the association Vagabond’Art, organizer since 2001 of the Feast of May , art cultural event in nature organized in the municipality of Gesves in Namur Province (Belgium), Sentiers d’Art is an exhibition to heaven open on 6 communes.

The Maison du Tourisme Condroz-Famenne’s mission is to create new tourist experiences in the municipalities of Ciney, Gesves, Hamois, Havelange, Ohey and Somme-Leuze. It is part of a European call for projects with the aim of creating and developing tourist Trails of Art in nature in Condroz-Famenne.

Since 2017, the Vagabond’art non-profit organisation has continued its action on the commune of Gesves and the Maison du Tourisme has joined forces to develop the project on neighboring municipalities: in 2017, on Gesves and Ohey; in 2018 on Havelange and Somme-Leuze; in 2019, on Hamois and Ciney; to create this artistic course of 140 kms which counts, to date, 42 works already installed. Sentiers d’Art is currently enjoying a good reputation following numerous press releases. 



Opportunity: Symposium Hautecour 2020

DEADLINE: 31/01/20

WEBSITE: https://lezartsenadret.odexpo.com/ 

This is the 19th edition Places of intervention: Hautecour, small mountain town with hamlets ranging from 800 to 1350 m above sea level, has about 300 inhabitants. The works are distributed along the itinerary of the Savoyard Promenade of Discovery of Hautecour along a pedestrian path forming two loops: a comfort loop (accessible to strollers and accompanied wheelchairs) about 500m around a small lake and a Loop liberty of about 4 kms with a slight difference in altitude Theme 2020: “ANIMAL”. Interpretation of the word left to your liking Date of creation: from Tuesday May 5th to Saturday May 9th, 2020.




Opportunity: Vagabond’Art: la fête de Mai

DEADLINE: contact organiser

PROJECT WEBSITE: http://www.lafetedemai.org/

The association Vagabond’Art organizes “La Fête de Mai”, in Gesves, in the heart of the Province of Namur, in Belgium. One of the objectives of this event is the creation, in the middle of nature, of artistic works that will then belong to the community and are located on walking trails. This year, Vagabond’Art wishes to celebrate its 20 years from May 21 to May 31, 2020) and wishes to invite you to participate in our call for projects. Please find below form attached. Website will translate into english, click the links below



Information in French

Application form


Opportunity: Expo Beaux Lieux

DEADLINE: 6/01/20


PROJECT WEBSITE: https://www.expo-beauxlieux.fr/appel-a-projet/

The 2020 call for proposals for the BEAUX PLACES exhibition is launched. For this new edition, artists are invited to imagine their artistic project around the theme “Water and Nature” . Open to professional artists (visual artists, landscapers, sculptors, …) the exhibition will be held from May 21 to October 31, 2020.

Eight new works will be selected and will be added to the course which already has about thirty sculptures.

Artists have until January 6, 2020 to send their file. To ensure the artistic quality of the exhibition, the selection is made by a selection committee, which includes cultural professionals (DRAC, ESBA-Tours, CD37, gallerist, artists), technical or financial partners (Region , Cities, companies, ENEDIS) and members of B2X.

Full Details on the WEBSITE

Association B2X

8 Place du Maréchal Leclerc

37600 Beaulieu-lès-Loches

Facebook : Expo Beaux Lieux


Opportunities: International Garden Festival, Québec

DEADLINE: 25/11/19

Member contribution: Roger Gaudreau 



Grand-Métis (Québec, Canada), October 1, 2019 – The International Garden Festival, presented at the Jardins de Métis / Reford Gardens in the Gaspésie region of Québec, Canada is preparing its 21st edition and is issuing an international call for proposals to select designers who will create the new temporary gardens that will be presented from June 19, 2020. For its 21st edition, the Festival has chosen Métissages as its theme. Continuing the exploration of new ideas and new realms, the Festival is seeking to connect designers from various fields to favour a crossbreeding of practices and professions.

This call for proposals is open to all landscape architects, architects, artists and multidisciplinary teams from Canada and abroad. The Festival encourages participants to form multidisciplinary teams. Applicants are limited to one proposal, either as individuals or as a team. Participants can be from a single city or country or cross international boundaries. Designers who have participated in one of the last three editions of the Festival are not eligible for this call for proposals.
For complete information on this call for proposals, those interested should consult the website.

Opportunity: Art Ponds

Ponds of art, biennale of art in nature

Create, diffuse, educate, value places. Imagine naturally

Member Contribution : Pascale Planche

Deadline: by post before 30/11/19, in French

Place: St Malon, Bretagne, France

Apply: https://etangsdart.fr/Reglement-appel-a-projet

Information: https://etangsdart.fr/IMG/pdf/appel_a_candidature_2020_.pdf

Art Ponds: a passionate team of art in nature – and art in general, but accessible to all – lovers of water and forest landscapes, in hidden spaces that reveal imagination and talents.

Art ponds remain a path to contemplation and respect for the environment.Our association is located in the heart of Brocéliande, created in 2004 and managed in association law 1901, of general interest non-profit it is composed of professional artists and volunteers who work for the promotion of an environmental art on the mainly for water and for creation and dissemination on a territorial scale. The association works with local professional artists or from the Brittany Region and for the biennale it invites International artists. Art ponds also leads artistic education actions accessible to all.We organize the Biennale Art Ponds every two years and we propose actions throughout the year supported by our partners .

Reflections on Symposia over the years

lorna green from england | ainin

As my work is progressing in new art in nature directions with specially composed music, it is a while since I attended any symposia but have, over the last 30 years have taken part in many in many different countries

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