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This dialogue deserves to be developed because art and sport promote both individual liberation and collective harmony. The 2024 Games can be a catalyst to bring the two sectors closer together and accelerate the projects already undertaken by the partners. This convergence can be in the form of participation of sports partners in the cultural field and the participation of cultural partners in the field of sports.

Artistic residence, understood as a long period of inspiration, dialogue, research and creation in the sports environment, constitutes one of the methods of strengthening the dialogue between art and sport. Here, residence is not understood as providing a place to live and work. It creates a time for on-site research, creation, and work before a custom field is automatically made available.

Associated Artists and Athletes It aims to encourage and support the establishment of artistic residences in the sporting environment to achieve the following objectives:

Two project calls will be launched in 2022 and 2023, respectively, to implement at least 12 residences per call.

each residence Associated Artists and Athletes federations three categories of partners : a cultural institution that carries out its activities mainly in Paris or Seine-Saint-Denis (carrier of the project), capable of constructing and supporting the dwelling, designed with one or more artist-writer or an artistic team and one sports structure located in Paris or Seine-Saint-Denis (club, place of practice, training or research dedicated to sport).

Artistic disciplines: Projects may be related to one or more of the following artistic disciplines: visual arts, performance, literature, comics, cinema (scripts), music, theatre, dance, puppetry, circus, etc.

Sports disciplines: Projects may relate to one or more sports disciplines (especially Olympic and Paralympic).

cultural institution Will be able to design a housing project in a sports setting, in close collaboration with an artist or an artistic team and partners from the sports movement. He can count on an indicative list of gyms willing to host a residence, created by the City of Paris and the Seine-Saint-Denis department. While this list is not exhaustive, the cultural institution is free to approach sports structures of its choice in the two regions. The cultural institution, together with all the partners of the project, will be able to support the project in all its dimensions throughout its distribution.

Artist (or artistic team)
be immersed in and inspired by the life of the sporting establishment, accompanied by the cultural establishment during the stay.

sports structure, The artist involved in all phases of the project will embrace the artist and encourage both his integration and a close bond with the sports community.

Residency can be distributed from autumn 2022, for a free period, in accordance with the objectives of the project – and including mediation periods (presentation, meetings and exchanges) – and not exceeding 9 months.. The divisible onsite period will be determined in consultation among all the partners involved. Special consideration will be given to the sports calendar.

This works produced shall remain the property of their authors for the duration of their residence.

organization a artistic interpretation (dissemination) shall be made available at the place of residence and/or cultural establishment or elsewhere at the end of the period of in situ presence.

In addition, one or more restitutions can be scheduled, which makes it possible to report on residences, especially during the Cultural Festival in connection with the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games. If a global restitution is foreseen by the City of Paris, the terms for the Seine-Saint-Denis and Paris 2024 department would be specified later.

Will be subject to residence qualitative and quantitative evaluationcoordinated by the cultural organization to which all relevant partners contribute.

Financial support from the City of Paris, the Seine-Saint-Denis department and Paris 2024 for each selected residence project, total 30.000 €. Totals are paid in the form of subsidies, the sum of all public aid cannot exceed 80% of the overall budget of the project.

For each selected housing project, local governments cannot be held responsible for any additional amount, regardless of the budget actually committed and the costs incurred.

This call for projects is open to cultural organizations that carry out their activities predominantly in Paris or Seine-Saint-Denis, can build and support housing in a sports setting in Paris or Seine-Saint-Denis, and apply with an artist (or an artistic team) . The artist (or art team) has a professional career of at least 5 years and usually resides in the Ile-de-France region – or has regular professional activity.

One residence is reserved for an artist from Overseas Regions (see box at bottom of page).

Presentation of partners:

Project screen:

A cultural institution can only submit one application per call.

Applications should be sent by e-mail and simultaneously to the following two addresses: [artistesetsportifsassocies puis après le signe @][email protected][artistesetsportifsassocies puis après le signe @] and
[artistesetsportifsassocies puis après le signe @][email protected][artistesetsportifsassocies puis après le signe @] latest July 1, 2022 at 20:00.

Late submissions will not be reviewed.

Files will be examined according to the following three criteria:

Inclusive approaches to disability, in particular, will be carefully examined.

particular attention will be paid to gender equality issues and sustainable development goals.

The selection of projects will be provided by a jury bringing together artistic, cultural and sporting personalities as well as representatives of the City of Paris, Seine-Saint-Denis, Paris 2024 department.

Then, the phase of validation of the feasibility of each selected residency project among all interested partners will begin. After the feasibility is approved, housing can be assembled with the project contract.

Any communication regarding the residency project should include mentioning the support of the City of Paris, the Seine-Saint-Denis department and Paris 2024. The City of Paris, the Seine-Saint-Denis department and Paris 2024 will also be included in the contract.

Selected projects will benefit from the Cultural Olympics Label, awarded by the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games Organizing Committee, subject to acceptance of the Label’s general terms of use and compliance with the Olympic Statutes.

A webinar presenting the call will be presented at 11 a.m. on June 8. More information here.

The deadline for applications is no later than July 1, 2022 at 20:00.

The jury will meet during the summer 2022.

Winning projects will be announced this decision is subject to subsequent approval by the Council of Paris or the Seine-Saint-Denis Sectional Council.

The corresponding fund will be paid out in the autumn of 2022, after consultation with the Parisian and Sequano-Dionysian managers.

The first residences can be set up at: It starts in the fall of 2022.

A residence originally reserved for a project run with a resident artistto abroad

In order to foster links with overseas departments, regions and communities that are particularly important in the context of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, a residence will be primarily reserved for a project managed by an established cultural body in Paris or the Seine. -Saint -Denis was designed together with an artist living abroad.

The selected project will benefit from accommodation at the Cité des Récollets (10) for the respective artist.and) 1 ofprivate In addition to financial support, October and 31 December 2022.