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We have received a total of 253 applications for the 2nd cycle of Mobility First!, the Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF)'s travel grant for artists and cultural professionals.

These are the selected artists, cultural professionals, and arts organisations:

Selected individuals include:

Name

Nationality

Activity

Destination

Asif Ul Islam

Bangladesh

StopTrik Festival Film Workshop

Slovenia

Enkhnaren Sundev

Mongolia

ICR & ICTOP Conference: Facing the New Political Realities: Rethinking Training for Regional Museums

New Zealand

Haruna Honcoopova

Czech Republic

Olympic Half Time: Film production & research trip in China

China

Jolanta Juskiewicz

Poland

Theatre of Pure Form Workshop

Kazahkstan

Leow Puay Tin

Malaysia

Residency: US/NOT-US and RE-DIS PLATFORM

Indonesia

Maria Oshodi

UK

Visual Impairment Workshop for the Nippon Foundation and SLOW Label

Japan

Masuma Khwaja

Pakistan

In a Different Voice: Tsinghua University Group Exhibition

China

Maung Day

Myanmar

Residency at San Art Laboratory

Viet Nam

Roberto Santaguida

Italy

Diaries: Practice-led research in Viet Nam

Viet Nam

Samuel van Ransbeeck

Belgium

The Politics of Listening Symposium

Australia

Sara Machado

Portugal

HOTPOT: East Asia Dance Platform | SIDance Festival | PAMS Market

Korea

Yoko Nakashima

Japan

Arts Rights Justice Academy

Germany

Yuko Kuroda

Japan

Dance Well Workshop

Italy

 

Selected organisations include:

Event / Organisation

Country where event is held

Artists / Cultural Professionals supported

Berwick Media & Arts Festival

UK

John Torres (Philippines); Shireen Seno (Philippines)

Local Agents organised by Baan Noorg Collaborative Arts and Culture

Thailand

Alfred Banze (Germany); Helmi Hardian (Indonesia); Tedi Nurmanto (Indonesia); Ahmad Thian Vultan (Indonesia); Tuwis Yasinta (Indonesia)

Asian Dramaturgs’ Network Lab 2018 organised by Centre42

Indonesia

Rustom Bharucha (India); Mandeep Raikhy (India); David Pledger (Australia); Jamie Lewis (Australia); Fasyali Fadzly bin Saipul Bahri (Malaysia)

Chasing Dragons (Euro-Pakistani Platform for Children & Young People)

Pakistan

Anja Pletikosa (Croatia); Attila Antal (Hungary); Daniela Krabbe (Germany)

 

To know more about the selected artists, cultural professionals, and arts organisations, we have published the remarks from the Selection Committee here:

Overall Remarks by Selection Committee - Mobility First! 2nd Cycle

 

Please also download the Press Release here:

Press Release - Mobility First!