Artist Zineb Sedira, who will represent France at the 59th International Art Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia in 2022, has chosen the curatorial team comprised of Yasmina Reggad, and Sam Bardaouil and Till Fellrath of Art Reoriented to curate her exhibition for the French Pavilion.
As part of the emergency aid to Lebanon announced by the French President in September 2020, the Institut français, the Association des Centres Culturelles de Rencontre and the Institut français of Lebanon have joined forces to invite 100 Lebanese artists to take up residency in France, as part of the "NAFAS" emergency programme. In partnership with the Région Sud, nine Lebanese artists will be hosted in residence, starting in October 2021, in Marseille, Aix-en-Provence, Arles, Hyères and Cassis.
Novembre Numerique (Digital November), the festival of digital cultures, organized by the Institut français and the French cultural network abroad, is celebrating its 5th anniversary this year with a special edition!
With Deux visions (Two views), the artist Caroline Delieutraz juxtaposes photographs by Raymond Depardon with Google Street View shots. By bringing these two types of images together, she puts two different world views into perspective.
La Fabrique des Résidences is intended for Instituts Français, Alliances Françaises and Cultural Services of French Embassies. It supports residency programmes in the Network from the conception phase through to their implementation.
The Commission of the Fabrique des résidences met on 8 July 2021. The jury selected 14 projects from 19 applications received.