performing arts & music / grants & programs

2017 Siminovitch Prize - Call for nominations

The Siminovitch Prize and the National Arts Centre today announced a call for nominations for Canada’s most prestigious award in theatre. The Siminovitch Prize was launched in 2000 to honour the values and achievements of the renowned scientist Lou Siminovitch and the late Elinore Siminovitch, a pioneering playwright. Dr. Siminovitch celebrated his 97th birthday on May 1.

INTERNATIONAL RESIDENCES AT RECOLLETS

The purpose of the residence program is to host artists and writers who have a specific project to develop in Paris. Each project, for all disciplines should be carried out in partnership with a previously specified local institution or other structure, company, artist, or indeed a well-known personality from the arts and culture in Paris or surrounding area. Overall, any research project should be developed in Paris, in harmony with the host town and its cultural environment. This residency, which is a privileged period of reflection and creativity for the artist, will contribute to the presence and visibility of international artists in Paris.

CALL FOR ENTRIES 2016 - Centre International des Récollets

The Institut français and the City of Paris offer an artist-in-residence program dedicated to established foreign artists and writers at the Centre international d’accueil et d’échanges des Récollets, a venue for artists and researchers from around the world. The call for entries is open until June 17, 2015.

Call for the selection of fellows (pensionnaires) 2015/2016 - Villa Medicis

The French Academy in Rome announces the competition for selecting resident fellows 2015/2016 (pensionnaires) at Villa Medici starting next September for a period of 12 to 18 months. The competition is open to French-speaking artists and scholars of all nationalities, aged from 20 to 45 (by December 31, 2015).

CALL FOR ENTRIES 2015 - Cité Internationale des Arts

The residency program at the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris is designed for foreign artists, who want to develop a creative project in Paris for a period of three months. Artists must have been identified either by the cultural services of French Embassies, by Instituts français worldwide or by the Alliances françaises prior to their application. Application is now open!

CALL FOR ENTRIES 2014 - Centre International des Récollets

The Institut français and the City of Paris offer an artist-in-residence program dedicated to established foreign artists and writers at the Centre international d’accueil et d’échanges des Récollets, a venue for artists and researchers from around the world. The call for entries is open until June 17, 2014.

CALL FOR ENTRIES 2014 - Courants du Monde

A dynamic network materialized through this interactive directory of professionals around the world who hold positions of responsibility and who are confirmed specialists in their field of activity, creating sustained co-operation and exchange activities in the field of culture between France and foreign countries. The most frequently requested fields include cultural management and administration, books and reading, decorative and fine arts, museums, audio-visual and multimedia, performing arts, archives, heritage, publishing, libraries, architecture and city planning.

CALL FOR PROJECTS 2014 - Danse Elargie

DANSE ELARGIE is an international competition open to artists of all disciplines (dance, theatre, music, visual arts, architecture, design ...) and all ages.