The Institut français programmes and projects
The Institut français offers the French cultural network abroad its Residency Factory. This is a programme that aims to support this network at a technical and financial level in the development and construction of an artist residency at its facilities or with a local partner.
In the context of the current sanitary crisis, the Institut français has closed the doors of its Paris location since March 16th, in order to protect the health of its employees. From now on, all the members of staff are working remotely to best fulfill its public service missions, to support and accompany all of its partners, especially the French cultural network abroad.
Since January 2020 a Coronavirus COVID-19 (ex 2019-nCoV) epidemic has spread from China.
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The Institut français launches a call for applications for its programme at the Cité internationale des arts for residencies of three or six months, between October 2020 and April 2021. This programme is intended for foreign artists, residing exclusively outside of France, wishing to develop a research and creation project in Paris, in all artistic disciplines. Artists must be supported by one or several cultural partners. The call for applications is opened until April 15th, 2020, included.