Centre d´Art et Culture Droiteval

Name of Residency: ArtRes-Droiteval

ArtRes-Droiteval is part of de Association Centre d´Art et Culture Droiteval and gives artists, in all disciplines, the opportunity to work in the former convent of the Droiteval Cistercienze Abbey on the development of a personal project, individual or as a group.

Droiteval is the ideal environment for research and reflection, but also for exchange and cooperation.

There is room for 6 individual artists in various disciplines: visual, music, theatre, dance, literature, film, etc. In a group, e.g. a music band, stage or dance company, etc.

There is the possibility to present the work on site, in the form of an exhibit. Also a tryout through an ëåopen stageëË can be organized.

There is also the possibility for the artist-in-residence to offer master classes or courses to amateurs.

Length of stay at ArtRes-Droiteval can vary from two weeks to two months.

Residency Programme since: 2007
Description of Organisation: The association Centre d´Art et Culture Droiteval, which ArtRes Droiteval is part, is a meeting place, in the firt place, for artists among each other, in various disciplines. Encounter for artists and a diverse audience (visitors, students, volunteers, etc.)

The artists in residence involves the exchange of knowledge and experience to come to a new development that will enrich the artists. Initially, it is the personal project of the individual artist or as a group (musicians, dancers, etc.) that counts. The place Droiteval can serve as a source of inspiration.

The aim is to work in a good and pleasant working environment, wherby all the energy is produced by and dedicated to, the love of art.

The artists-in-residence, Droiteval is enriched by the tracks left by the artists.

Organisation founded in: 2004
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Artist-Run
  • Independent Association/Foundation
Working Languages:
  • English
  • French
Presentation of artists’ work: Arranged on a case-by-case basis
Duration of residency:
  • Weeks: 2
  • Months: 3
Number of studios: 2
Number of artists in residence at one time: between 5 and 10
Studio type and size: Shared studio
Accommodation type:
Private Room
Private Apartment
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Ceramics
  • Theatre
  • Performing Arts
  • Textile Art
  • Music
  • Literature
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Kitchen
  • Internet
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Companions Allowed:
  • Partners
  • Application process: Open call
    Do you charge an application fee for your residency?: Yes
    Do you charge a residency fee for your residency?: Yes
    If yes, what is the residency fee? (in your local currency): individually from 100 € and in a group from 300 €
    Do you provide the residents with any funds associated with the residency? (e.g. stipend, fellowship, production allowance): Yes
    If yes, what is the amount of the fund? (in your local currency): ArtRes Droiteval is independent and operates without any subsidy. She will not be able to provide any financial support.
    Expenses paid by the artist:
    • Travel
    • Food
    Are artists expected to do one of the following during their residency stay?:
    • No requirements
    Other activities happening at the space:
    • Workshops
    • Exhibition
    Selection process: By committee
    Setting: Rural
    Nearest Airport: Mirecourt or Dole
    Nearest Train Station: Vittel
    How to reach by plane: Paris or Lyon, Mirecourt or Dole
    How to reach by train: trainstation Vittel after we pick you up
    How to reach by car: A31 exit Contrexeville/Bulgneville or Martigny les Bains/Bourbonne-les-BainsAfter follow direction Darney and Claudon
    Street & Number: 2 chemin des Pins- Droiteval
    Postal Code: 88410
    City: Claudon
    Country long: France
    2 chemin des Pins- Droiteval
    Claudon 88410 France
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