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Call for applications for an artistic creation in the public space

Reserved for 4th and 5th year students and DNSAP 2018, 2019 and 2020 graduates of the Beaux-Arts de Paris

Terms Seqens and L'apes, structures dedicated to social housing, are inviting 4th and 5th year students and young DNSAP 2018, 2019 and 2020 graduates from the Beaux-Arts de Paris to compete for the creation of a monumental artistic work intended to be placed on a chimney and its surrounding wall in the Les Ruffins residence in Montreuil in Seine-Saint-Denis (see specifications).


  • The work resulting from this call for applications will be kept for at least 2 years.
  • Free theme
  • Coloured works desired
  • Technique: painting, preferably non-figurative
  • The work created must be an original creation
  • Prize for the winning artist: €6,000 (including tax) for copyright and material transfer of the work + €9,000 (including tax) for production costs + €1,000 (including tax) for an inaugural event.


An information meeting will take place in situ on 8 April 2021 at 3pm: This meeting is not compulsory but it is recommended to attend. It will include a presentation of the places to be invested and the stakes of the operation.

Submission of applications until 2 May 2021 (midnight)

Applicants must submit by email a single PDF file of less than 15 MB containing

  • description of the project envisaged with a note of intent
  • sketches, simulations, photos of the works and their setting
  • contact details: surname, first name, address, telephone number, email address, year of study or degree
  • portfolio with CV in 4 or 5 pages
  • A jury composed of representatives from Seqens, L'apes and the Beaux-Arts de Paris will meet on 5 May 2021 to select the winning project. The production will take place in the wake of this meeting, for an inauguration on 18 June 2021.

Contact for the submission of your applications:


Download the call for applications

Download the specifications



End of year prize of the Beaux-Arts de Paris

Students of all years and graduates 2018, 2019, 2020
2 to 4 grants for collective projects De Hatvany and Dream big and grow fast / Fondation de France for artists structured as associations under the 1901 law
Download the call for applications
 and Download the summary sheet (word document)


Graduates 2020
4 painting prizes, including the Rose Taupin - Dora Bianka Prize / Fondation de France
3 prizes for sculpture, volume and installation, including the Marguerite and Méthode Keskar Prize / Fondation de France
Students in their 3rd, 4th or 5th year and 2020 graduates
3 prizes from old donations and legacies for photography, multimedia and new technologies
Download the call for applications
Download the call for applications

Deadline for submission of applications in a single PDF file: 20 June at midnight
ATTENTION: Links to different platforms dedicated to your application
Collective project: here
Sculpture : here
Painting : here
Photography, multimedia, new technologies : here
When submitting your files online, please name your files in the following way according to the occurrences:

  • For collective project grants
    NAME OF THE ASSOCIATION - summary sheet
    NAME OF THE ASSOCIATION - publication in the J.O.
    NAME OF THE ASSOCIATION - presentation of the project
  • For all other prizes
    NAME First name - painting
    NAME First name - sculpture
    NAME First name - photography
    NAME First name - multimedia  
    NAME First name - new technologies

For further information, please contact: