Here's a list of deadlines for residencies, call for papers, job opportunities & lots of different things you can apply for that have a connection to China. 


M Literary Residency in Shanghai is calling for writers with an interest in China to apply for a 6 to 8 week funded residency. Apply before January 1, 2018.

NYU Shanghai's Emerging Writer Teaching Fellowship in Creative Writing seeks writers with an MFA or PhD in creative writing with at least one book published or under contact with a reputable press, or a produced play or film, to teach, research and write for a full year. Apply before January 15.

The Goethe Institute in Beijing is calling for Germany-based performing artists to apply for a three months residency at the Institute For Provocation (deadline January 15, 2018) and for visual artists at i: project space (deadline June 1, 2018). Apply here.

Khooshk and Organhaus in Chongqing are calling for Iranian artists for a one month residency exchange in April & July. Apply before January 30.

Beijing City International School, in collaboration with Red Gate Residency, invites proposals from visual artists interested in working with 100 international elementary students in Beijing for the month of April 2018. Apply before February 4

Found Sound Nation is calling eight music producers -- 4 from the U.S. and 4 from China -- for a month of sound collection and collaborative music production. Apply before February 19


Artists travelling on a #slowtrain to or in China can apply anytime for a virtual residency to takeover our Instagram account.

The Hong Kong Art Gallery Association's Artist Residency Abroad Funding Scheme provides up to HK$15,000 for Hong Kong artists seeking artist residencies abroad. Applications accepted on a rolling basis and reviewed quarterly, and artists should apply to their own residency programmes prior to applying.


The Tate Research Centre: Asia Visiting Fellowship Scheme in London is seeking scholars and curators of modern and contemporary Asian art. Apply before January 8.

Para Site in Hong Kong is seeking proposals from emerging curators. Apply by January 15.   

The International Institute for Asian Studies invite submissions on "Rethinking Communities" for the 3rd Asiascape: Digital Asia (DIAS) conference in the Netherlands in May 2018. Submit proposals before February 1 2018.


Our dumpling party is February 18th at Moodring in NYC, and people from all over the world can sing up to host their own during the month of February. 

The Guangzhou Image Triennial "Simultaneous Eidos" runs from December 15, 2017 to March 8, 2018 at the Guangdong Museum of Art.

Art Basel and Art Central happen in Hong Kong during the last week of March. 

The submission deadline to exhibit in The Gallery's 5th exhibition season at The Armory Show in NYC is 11th Feb, 2018. More info on the application and about The Gallery can be found here


Tai Kwun in Hong Kong is seeking gallery managers, art coordinators and many other positions as well.

Art Asia Archive in Hong Kong seeks interns in many departments. Apply before January 15.

NYU Shanghai seeks candidates for a wide range of teaching positions, including several tenure track professorships. 

We'll update this post regularly until March 21st 2018. If you come across something that belongs here, please send us your tips to nihao [at]!