AIR le PARC project and research centre

Name of Residency: AIR le PARC

Project and Research Centre for professional artists (various disciplines)
painters, sculptors, designers, dancers, scenarists,
actors, architects, media artists, musicians,
composers, scientists, writers etc.

The resident will find a professional, pleasant ambiance, an informal atmosphere, for focussed work on a quiet beautiful site.

Developing processes, experiment, and research, are important values for our selection, as well as quality and suitability of the applicants project proposal. Key words: passion, authenticity, curiosity, interaction between different artistic fields.
During their stay, residents can do try outs / presentations and get “feedback” on request.

All this, to enable a fruitful move.

Residency Programme since: 2006
Description of Organisation:

Project And Research Centre

is based in a 16th century notaire ‘s house,
with many large spaces: rooms, studio-rooms, separate working and meeting rooms,and a walled park, in Pampelonne,
Tarn(81), Occitanie-Pyrénées-Méditerrannée, France
run by artists with a large experience .

Organisation founded in: 2006
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Artist-Run
Working Languages:
  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • Frisian
  • German
Presentation of artists’ work: Arranged on a case-by-case basis
Duration of residency:
  • Weeks: 2
  • Weeks: 3
  • Months: 1
  • Months: 2
Number of studios: 4
Number of artists in residence at one time: between 5 and 10
Studio type and size: Live/work studio
Accommodation type:
Private Room
Private Apartment
Shared Room
Shared Apartment
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Ceramics
  • Dance
  • Theatre
  • Printmaking
  • Performing Arts
  • Textile Art
  • Music
  • Literature
  • New Media
  • Animations
  • Film-making
  • Architecture
  • Photography
  • Other
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Private accommodation
  • Shared accommodation
  • Private studio / workplace
  • Shared studio / workplace
  • Kitchen
  • Internet
  • Meals
  • Bicycle
  • Car
  • Other
  • Printmaking facilities
  • Woodworking tools
  • Small hand and power tools available
  • Metal Working Tools
  • Musical Instruments
  • Access to salvaged and natural materials
  • Library
  • Welding tools
What artistic facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Exhibition space
  • Dance/Theatre/Performance Space
  • Musical-instruments
  • Welding tools
  • Printmaking facilities
  • Technical assistance
  • Other
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Companions Allowed:
  • Pets
  • Other
  • Application process: Digital application
    Do you charge an application fee for your residency?: No
    Do you charge a residency fee for your residency?: Yes
    If yes, what is the residency fee? (in your local currency): 260 € p/w
    Do you provide the residents with any funds associated with the residency? (e.g. stipend, fellowship, production allowance): No
    Expenses paid by the artist:
    • Travel
    • Accommodation
    • Food
    • Supplies
    Expenses paid by the organisation:
    • Other
    If other, please specify: free breakfast, laundry service, technical and artistic “feedback” sessions with experts, pick-up service
    Are artists expected to do one of the following during their residency stay?:
    • No requirements
    Other activities happening at the space:
    • Presentation
    Selection process: By committee
    Setting: Rural
    Nearest Airport: Rodez 57 km
    Nearest Train Station: Carmaux 14 km
    How to reach by plane: airport Toulouse, or airport Rodez, supplementary train and/or pick up service.
    How to reach by train: Carmaux railway station .Pick up service.
    How to reach by car: 700 km from Paris, 100 km from Toulouse,Near the N88, between Albi and Rodez.
    Street & Number: 14 Allée des Marronniers
    Postal Code: 81190
    City: Pampelonne 81 (Tarn)
    Country long: France
    14 Allée des Marronniers
    Pampelonne 81 (Tarn) 81190 FRA
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