Artist Residency Programme 2024-25

23 November 2023

Deadline: January 16, 2024

The Centre Culturel Irlandais’ annual residency programme offers opportunities to over 450 artists of all disciplines to access resources of the CCI and the city of Paris. 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.


For the 2024-2025 residency programme the following organisations have partnered to support the programme; Music Network
Contemporary Music Centre

  • Irish Traditional Music Archive
  • Screen Composers Guild of Ireland
  • Cartoon Saloon
  • Visual Artists Ireland – Visual Artists Ireland is supporting a 2-month residency for an artist that is a current member of Visual Artists Ireland.
    (N.B. Please tick the relevant box in the Application form if you are a current VAI member (subject to cross-checking) and wish to be considered for the Visual Artists Ireland Residency.)
  • 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. Applying for one of the partner-funded residencies does not exclude you from being considered for a general CCI residency in your chosen field.

The bursary covers travel and accommodation in the Centre Culturel Irlandais. The artist is expected to spend the period agreed in the Centre.

Each resident artist will receive a stipend of €800 per month.

Full guidelines, eligibility, terms and conditions and to apply see here.

Applications to be made online by Tuesday 16 January 2024, 5pm.


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