WHO THIS PROGRAM IS AIMED AT?
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, and that are supported by one or more cultural partners.
partners associated with the artist may be institutions of the French
cultural network abroad (Institut français, Cultural Services of the French
Embassies, and Alliance française) and / or French or foreign cultural
structures (art centers, associations, multidisciplinary laboratories,
galleries, museums, theaters, production centers for dance and circus, concert
halls, festivals abroad, etc.).
WHAT TYPE OF
RESIDENCY PROJECTS DOES IT SUPPORT?
selected projects: Artists may present a research project on a topic/theme of
projects from one of the four following categories: Young public;
Environment/Sustainable Development; Art and Territories; Technical and
Technological Research and Innovation
following areas are concerned: Architecture/landscape/urban planning,
street arts/circus/puppets, digital arts, visual arts, comic arts,
cinema/movies/video, curating projects, dance/performances, design,
literature, youth book, fine arts and crafts, modern music and jazz,
classical and contemporary music, contemporary art performances,
photography, theatre, musics for films and video games, virtual reality.
STAY: 3 or 6 months
français in Paris provides artists with a studio-apartment at the Cité
internationale des arts.
associated with the artist, in France or abroad, finances the artist's
travel and / or living expenses and submits the artist's application.
associated partner who submits the application must:
in writing to cover the travel and / or subsistence expenses of the artist
and can also specify the financial commitment of other partners involved in
a reasoned opinion on the reasons for its support of the application of the
indicate how it intends to showcase the work of the laureate during or
following the residency.
started their professional life;
French or English;
proof of previous artistic work;
independent to organize their residency on their own once in Paris
available (without any professional obligations) during the residency
no age limit.
DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR AN APPLICATION TO BE CONSIDERED AS COMPLETE
summary of the project concerned
artist’s contact information (postal address, e-mail address, telephone
on the project in progress
on aid and residencies already obtained in the past
attached file, a CV and brief summary of the CV
attached file, an artistic file
specific project for the residency, attached file (maximum of 5 pages)
statement ensuring that the works to be presented are by the artist
photographs with captions and copyright
audio or video websites for excerpts when needed
to submit applications: August 22nd 2018
committee: end of September 2018
the residency: January 2019
further information, please visit: http://www.institutfrancais.com/en/residencies-cite-internationale-des-arts-paris