The call for applications for the residences at Cité Internationale des arts (Paris), which will take place in the 2nd Semester of 2014, is now open! The Institut français has, at the Cité international des arts, 13 workshops of 40m2 each for foreign creators of all disciplines. The artists in residency come to work and develop a creation and research project in Paris for three consecutive months. Being immersed in this structure at the heart of Paris will enable them to dedicate themselves entirely to their creativity and to deepen their research out of the usual context.

Each year, are more than 40 candidates to benefit from this programme which has been running for more than 10 years.

Duration of stay

3 consecutive months


Conditions of stay

Institut français will cover for the rental costs of the workshop / accommodation of a space of around 40m2 at the Cité Internationale des Arts located at 18, rue de l’Hôtel de Ville, around the Marais neighbourhood in Paris. All other expenses incurred will be borne by the candidate.  


Eligibility criteria:

The candidates should:

·         Be employed
·         Be able to speak English and/or French
·         Be able to show his earlier works
·         Be autonomous in managing the residency
·         Be able to take leave from their professional activities during the whole period of the residency.

There are not restrictions on the age limit.




Call for candidates: 27 January 2014

Submissions deadline: 17 March 2014

Selection Committee: Start of April 2014.


Further details and the conditions for the implementation are can be found at the following link:


More info on the Cité internationale des arts at:


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