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Odyssée 2015: residencies in French Cultural Centres

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Artists, researchers and culture professionals coming from countries other than France and wanting to apply for a residency period within a Cultural Centre – Historic Monument in 2015 can send their applications to the selected Centre until November 22, 2014.

This programme, supported by the French Ministry of Culture and Communication, is aiming at artists, researchers and culture professionals from countries other than France wanting to develop projects within French Cultural Centers – Historic Monuments, in different areas such as music, architecture, arts and crafts, visual arts, dramatic writing, novel writing, scriptwriting, animated film-making, photography and journalism. Click on the following link to check the open call, which includes the list of participating Cultural Centers.

Covered by host: The Odyssée artist-in-residency programme allows residents whose projects have been selected by a CCR (Centre Culturel de Rencontre), member of the French network, to stay for 1 to 6 months in residence, to receive1200€ per month, free accommodation and the refunding of their travel fees (up to a determined level according to the citizen’s country).

The 2015 call is aiming at artists, researchers and culture professionals coming from countries other than France. Applications from the following countries will be examined in priority:

  • Algeria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar
  • Afghanistan, Burma, China, Korea, India, Japan, Philippines, Singapore
  • Brazil, Haiti, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru
  • Canada
  • Hungary and Poland and other countries members of the European Union since 2004
  • Francophone Sub-Saharan Africa

One copy of the application should be sent to the ACCR office. Applications for a residency period in the area of cultural management and networking are to be sent directly to the ACCR. Download the 2015 call for the full guidelines on how to apply.