Topic: Call for Art

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Cinema Conversación Open Call

For the Cinema Conversación event-series, the SomoS curatorial team is calling for submissions for LGBTQ* moving image-based projects. Background Cinema Conversación aims to bring the audience in direct dialogue with artists and filmmakers, thus creating a platform where thoughts and experiences can be shared freely and where the usual separation between spectator and artist is […]

The Magic Thing // Liminal Landscapes

The Replica platform again calls for workshop participants for their new workshop series “The Magic Thing,” taking place Sunday, July 15th 2018, between noon and 5pm: OPEN CALL: Workshop Participants (performers & technologists) Participation is free but curated — please contact before July 12, 8pm to tell us about your skills and interests. The […]

A clean white, red and blue activist-style flyer for the new friXfonds, using stencil fonts, keeping it real y'all.

Open Call for Artists: friXfonds

The new initiative for artistic interventions in public space, the FriXfonds – “Fonds für Künstlerische Interventionen im Öffentlichen Raum,” is focused on the Berlin Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg district, where the living conditions have radically changed in the last few years. The project aspires to enable an artistic and social debate around the development of the district. Moreover, […]


Un_Becoming – Open Call for Art

Open Call for the “Un_becoming” group exhibition, taking place October 23-28 2018 at SomoS Berlin (coinciding with the Berlin Pornfilm Festival): SomoS’ curatorial team requests submissions for performance projects and ephemeral installations as critical examinations of dystopian and utopian views on our technologically mediated view of sexuality.

Personae, Behavior & Authenticity – Call for Art

Nothing and nobody exists in this world whose very being does not presuppose a spectator.Hannah Arendt , The Life of the Mind, 1973   Open call by SomoS Art House, Berlin, for artist’s working with installation, (durational and/or participatory) performance, multimedia, sculpture, 2&3D works, text, spoken word, and other techniques that are inspired by their […]

Open Call: The Beholder – Exhibition

Organized by SomoS Art House Deadline: September 30th, 2017 Application Fee: none Medium: Performance, Time-based Artworks, Durational and Ephemeral Installations For “The Beholder” group exhibition organized in conjunction with the acclaimed PornFilmFestival Berlin, SomoS Art House is once again calling for submissions for performative projects and ephemeral installations as critical responses to the notions of […]

Lahore Biennale

Open Call for Proposals to the Lahore Biennale

The Lahore Biennale call is open to people with any background. Education or experience in the arts is not mandatory. Rashid Rana Artistic Director and Curator of the 2018 Lahore Biennale to take place from February 4th – March 25th 2018 in Lahore Pakistan has initiated an open call for proposal from people of any […]

Custom Paradise Open Call

Open Call: Custom Paradise

Open Call: ‘Custom Paradise’ Exhibition October 2016 Custom Paradise Open Call 2016 Organized by SomoS Art House Deadline: August 31, 2016 Application Fee: none Organized in conjunction with the acclaimed Porn FilmFestival Berlin, now in its 11th year, SomoS Art House is calling for submissions for performative projects and ephemeral installations as critical responses to […]


The B_Tour Festival in Berlin and Leipzig curates, commissions and develops artistic guided tours in urban environments. The tours are conceived and run by artists, and aim to provide locals with a new perspective of their city and inspire community life and civil participation. Before and during the event, artists participating in the Berlin B_Tours […]

Unclean Project – Call for Artworks

June 2014 SomoS Art House dedicates its program to the theme of “uncleanliness”. In ancient cultures certain animals, rituals, moral attitudes, behaviours, beliefs, sicknesses or even blood were all considered unclean. Still today, collective preconceived opinions or feelings, either favorable or unfavorable, have a great impact on society and the individual. For the Unclean Project […]