CALL FOR APPLICATIONS ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE PROGRAM : CITÉ INTERNATIONALE DES ARTS, PARIS – 2017
The Institut français and the Ministry of Culture and Communication are launching a joint 2017 call for applications for their residency program at the Cité internationale des arts /
The Cité internationale des arts program is open to foreign artists, who wish to develop a research project in Paris during a minimum period of three consecutive months. Since 2015 the Institut français and the Ministry of Culture and Communication, along with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development, have decided to unify their respective residencies programs at the Cité internationale des arts. In their 2017 edition, the Institut français and the Ministry of Culture and Communication are launching a joint call for applications for their residency program at the Cité internationale des arts /Paris.
These artists may be identified by the Institut français, the Cultural services of the French Embassies, the Alliances françaises, or French and foreign cultural organizations.
The program is aimed at foreign artists from all around the world who wish to pursue a research project in Paris during a minimum period of three consecutive months.
Who can apply ? :
Candidates must :
Be committed in the professional life ;
Speak French or English ;
Provide proof of previous artistic work ;
Be independent to organize their residency on their own once in Paris
Be available (without any professional obligations) during the residency
Get funding by the French foreign cultural network or by a French or foreign cultural organization for living and travel expenses.
There is no age limit.
How to apply ? :
The application must forwarded to
the French Embassies or the Alliances françaises located in the country of residence of the candidate
the French cultural organizations or the foreign cultural organizations located in the country of residence of the candidate.
Artists are not allowed to apply on their own.
The submitter shall mention the reasons motivating his choice and explain how he will
highlight the residency of the laureate on his return. He will also have to specify financial engagement and/or the financial engagement of other partners involved in the project. The cultural organizations will have to attach to the application a commitment letter which specifies the financial support.
Dead line to apply : end of September 2016
Selection : mid-November 2016
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