La Napoule Art Foundation


La Napoule Art Foundation offers Artists-In-Residence a unique environment of interdisciplinary collaboration and creativity at the Château de La Napoule. LNAF offers two one-month residencies per year, one in spring and one in fall, affording groups of up to ten artists the opportunity to live and work at the Château de La Napoule. Residencies support individual artistic expression, while fostering the shared personal, professional, and artistic discovery that takes place within a supportive environment of peers.

Residency Programme since: 1951
Description of Organisation:

La Napoule Art Foundation was founded by Marie Clews in 1951 to honor her sculptor husband, Henry Clews. Today, La Napoule Art Foundation is an active art non-profit nurturing artistic talent through Residencies, Exhibitions, and Community Engagement, fostering the creative process as a catalyst to advance intercultural understanding.

Organisation founded in: 1951
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Not-for-profit
Working Languages:
  • English
  • French
Duration of residency:
  • Months: 1
Number of studios: N/A
Number of artists in residence at one time: between 5 and 10
Studio type and size: N/A
Accommodation type:
Private Room
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Dance
  • Theatre
  • Performing Arts
  • Textile Art
  • Music
  • Literature
  • New Media
  • Animations
  • Film-making
  • Curatorial
  • Photography
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Meals
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Companions Allowed:
  • N/A
  • Application process: Digital application
    Do you charge an application fee for your residency?: Yes
    Do you charge a residency fee for your residency?: No
    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): A $1,000 stipend is granted to each selected resident for use toward covering travel and/or material costs.
    Expenses paid by the artist:
    • Travel
    • Supplies
    Are artists expected to do one of the following during their residency stay?:
    • No requirements
    Other activities happening at the space:
    • Workshops
    • Exhibition
    • Cafe/restaurant
    Selection process: By committee
    Setting: N/A
    Nearest Airport: Nice
    Nearest Train Station: La Napoule
    How to reach by train: La Napoule
    Street & Number: 453 Avenue Henry Clews
    Postal Code: 06210
    City: Mandelieu-la-Napoule
    Country long: France
    453 Avenue Henry Clews
    Mandelieu-la-Napoule 06210 FRA
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