CALL FOR APPLICATIONS:
Are you a poet, working in English or Irish, with a minimum of two collections published with national or international distribution?
Poetry Ireland is delighted to continue our partnership with Centre Culturel Irlandais Paris, supporting an artist to travel to Paris to participate in the 2024/2025 Residency Programme.
The recipient of the Poetry Ireland supported residency will be awarded a 1-month residency with Centre Culturel Irlandais Paris.
Full guidelines, terms and conditions available: www.centreculturelirlandais.com
Applications to be made online between Thursday 16 November 2023 and Tuesday 16 January 2024, 5pm GMT
Centre Culturel Irlandais, 5 rue des Irlandais, 75005 Paris
For over two decades, the Centre Culturel Irlandais’ annual residency programme has offered great opportunities to over 450 artists of all disciplines. Tapping into the resources of the CCI and the city of Paris has been described as ‘transformational’ by many former residents. For the CCI, the residencies are an important means of supporting artists and showcasing Ireland's dynamic contemporary culture on an international stage.
Applicants must be Irish citizens or normally resident on the island of Ireland, with professional involvement in creative practice.
Residencies of 1 to 3 months will be awarded for the period August 2024 - June 2025.
Travel from Ireland, accommodation and a monthly stipend are included.
The Centre Culturel Irlandais’ is delighted to be pursuing their partnerships with Irish cultural organisations to support the 2024-2025 residency programme:
Music Network | Contemporary Music Centre | Irish Traditional Music Archive | Screen Composers Guild of Ireland | Cartoon Saloon | Visual Artists Ireland | Print Network Ireland | Literature Ireland | Poetry Ireland | Abbey Theatre | Dublin Fringe Festival | Irish Architecture Foundation | Draíocht | Meath Arts Office | Ealaín na Gaeltachta Cork County Council | Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council | Leitrim County Council | Wexford County Council and Wexford Arts Centre | Galway County Arts Office | Tomi Ungerer Estate | Olympic Federation of Ireland.
CCI, the Department of Foreign Affairs and these partner organisations share the costs of residencies enabling the Centre to increase the number of residencies on offer for Irish artists.