France-Portugal Season 2022

In a decision by the French President and Portuguese Prime Minister António Costa during Emmanuel Macron's official visit to Lisbon in July 2018, the France-Portugal Season will be held simultaneously in the two countries between mid-February 2022 and October 2022. 
Initially scheduled between...

Updated on 18/01/2022

  • French professionals
  • Foreign professionals
  • Multidisciplinary

European Film Factory : european platform for film education

In 2019, the European Commission launched a call for proposals through the MEDIA sub-programme of Creative Europe to promote film education across Europe. The consortium behind the European Film Factory project, led by the Institut français, has received a €1 million grant from the European Union...

Updated on 07/01/2022

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Cinema

Stendhal Programme

The Stendhal programme supports French-language authors whose writing project justifies living abroad for at least one month.
In return for a flat-rate subsidy, writers contribute to cultural exchange activities carried out by members of the French cultural network abroad (seminars, public readings...

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • French professionals
  • Book

Visas for Creation

Visas for Creation aims to accompany the artistic emergence in Africa and in the Caribbean thanks to residences of 2 months on the French territory.

Updated on 02/03/2022

  • Foreign professionals
  • Programmes
  • Multidisciplinary

The Institut français cultural programme for the FPEU

During the French Presidency of the Council of the European Union (FPEU) from 1 January to 30 June 2022, the Institut français will be working alongside French and European institutions on the one hand and the French cultural network abroad on the other towards the objectives defined by the...

Updated on 13/01/2022

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • French professionals
  • Multidisciplinary

European cooperation at the Institut français

One of the new missions entrusted to the Institut français on its creation was to affirm the European dimension of France's cultural action abroad.

Our objectives are as follows: 

  • To make the Institut français a visible, recognised and influential player on the European scene by increasing...

Updated on 10/01/2022

  • All public

Archipel.eu

Led by the Institut Français (Paris, France) in partnership with OCTA (Brussels, Belgium) and APCA (Madeira, Portugal) and co-financed by the European Union, the Archipel.eu pilot project, launched in June 2021, aims to preserve and promote culture in the outermost regions and overseas countries and...

Updated on 01/03/2022

  • French professionals
  • Foreign professionals
  • Programmes
  • Multidisciplinary
  • Architecture
  • Visual arts
  • Photography
  • Cinema
  • Public debate
  • Sciences
  • Design
  • Craft
    • French language
    • Book
    • Graphic novel
    • Fashion
    • Gastronomy
    • Music
    • Digital
    • Theatre
    • Dance
    • Circus

The Cité internationale des arts

The residency programme at the Cité internationale des arts is aimed at artists, residing exclusively outside of France, who wish to undertake a research and creation project in Paris, for a period of three or six months.

Updated on 23/03/2022

  • Foreign professionals
  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Architecture
  • Visual arts
  • Photography
  • Cinema
  • Design
  • Craft
  • Book
  • Graphic novel
  • Fashion
    • Music
    • Digital
    • Theatre
    • Dance
    • Circus

The Villa Kujoyama

Built in 1992 by architect Kunio Kato on the Higashiyama mountain in Kyoto, the Villa Kujoyama is a place for interdisciplinary exchange and exists to strengthen intercultural dialogue between France and Japan.
Resident artists are asked to establish working relationships with the professional...

Updated on 02/06/2022

  • French professionals
  • Foreign professionals
  • Programmes
  • Multidisciplinary
  • Architecture
  • Visual arts
  • Photography
  • Cinema
  • Design
  • Craft
  • Book
  • Fashion
    • Gastronomy
    • Music
    • Digital
    • Theatre
    • Dance
    • Circus

Teatroskop

Initiated in 2011 by the French institute in Paris, the French Ministry of Culture and the French Ministry of European and Foreign Affairs,  Teatroskop is a program designed to boost the cooperation between France and South-East Europe in the field of performing arts in its most contemporary and...

Updated on 02/06/2022

  • French professionals
  • Foreign professionals
  • Theatre
  • Dance
  • Circus

I-Portunus

The Institut français and its European partners, the Goethe-Institut (in Belgium) and Izolyatsia (in Ukraine), are launching the 2nd edition of the i-Portunus pilot project to support mobility of artists’ and professionals in the cultural and creative sectors in Europe. i-Portunus is a project co...

Updated on 02/06/2022

  • French professionals
  • Foreign professionals
  • Architecture
  • Book
  • Music

The Franco-German Cultural Fund

The Franco-German Cultural Fund was created on 22nd January 2003, on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the Elysée Treaty, sealing the friendship between France and Germany. It allows both countries to encourage and support cooperation initiatives conducted jointly by the French and German...

Updated on 02/06/2022

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Multidisciplinary
  • Architecture
  • Visual arts
  • Photography
  • Public debate
  • Design
  • Book
  • Fashion
  • Music
    • Digital
    • Theatre
    • Dance
    • Circus

Safir

Safir is an ambitious programme for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the economic inclusion of young people in nine countries in North Africa and the Middle East (Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia, Egypt, Palestine, Lebanon, Jordan, Libya and Syria) that runs from 2020 to 2024...

Updated on 16/06/2022

  • Foreign professionals
  • Multidisciplinary

La Fabrique de résidences (The Residency Factory)

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.
The Residency...

Updated on 23/06/2022

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Multidisciplinary