THE OPEN CALL FOR THE RESIDENCY OF THE FIMINCO FOUNDATION IS OPEN!
Application deadline: April 10, 2022
The Fiminco Foundation has reinvested an old industrial building in Romainville, at the edge of Paris, to make it a place of resources for international artists. Each year, the Foundation hosts an 11-month residency for artists from around the world, in which they can develop their research and their work.
The aim of this proposal is to support the artists in residence throughout their creative process and to provide an accompaniement for their professional and artistic development, without any expected counterparties.
Who may apply?
The Fiminco Foundation is launching a call for applications for visual artists of all disciplines, in view of an eleven-month research, creation and production residency in Romainville, close to Paris. The residency programme is open to artists living in France and abroad, without any age limit and who can demonstrate an emerging or significant professional career. The Foundation accepts applications from duos and collectives, but the conditions of accommodation and work are the same as for single artists.
Each resident artist has an individual furnished studio with a private bathroom, the size of each studio goes from 20 to 25 square meters. Living spaces and shared kitchens are provided.
Studios and workshops
Artists have access to a working space in spacious collective working studios. Technical workshops (Ceramics, Construction, Graphics, Engraving, Photo & Video, Silk-screening) are made available to them.
A production grant of up to 6,000 euros (including tax) for the entire duration of the residency is allocated to the artists on proof and with the production team’s supervision
The residents benefit from artistical and technical support according to their needs and in accordance with the project they wish to develop: technical support for production, distribution and communication (individual videos presenting the artists and their work).