Located in the heart of the old town Vallauris, A.I.R. Vallauris (Artists in Residence), a non-profit association, welcomes artists from around the world to its lodgings and studios to meet with local artists and to research and create new works in a unique setting, A.I.R. Vallauris has welcomed over 300 international artists since its creation in 2001.

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Call for Artists: Residency Programs 2019

Our schedule for 2019 is now released. We are currently accepting applications for both the Standard and the Atelier Tremplin residencies. Upcoming submission deadline: >>> January 31, 2019.
However we recommend that you submit at your earliest convenience.
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Our gallery 'Aqui Siam Ben' (Place Lisnard, bd des 2 Vallons, 06220 Vallauris) will reopen until February 16, 2019

We currently have available spaces for 2019 Standard Residency Session II: Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 to Friday, May 10th, 2019. More info available here

Our upcoming deadline is January 31, 2019

2019 N.C.E.C.A. International Residency Award

In partnership with the National Council for Education in Ceramic Arts, We are very pleased to have been selected for the 2019 N.C.E.C.A International Residency Award. One grant for an N.C.E.C.A. member artist will be awarded to an applicant for a one-month residency between April 2019 and March 2020.

Submission deadline: January 16th 2019

More info available here

Atelier Tremplin

The "Atelier Tremplin" program is specifically designed for recent graduates of Ceramic schools: undergrad or graduate cursus. The goal of the Atelier Tremplin is to provide a platform for new graduates that will assist them in making their initial steps into the professional field. The program is designed to give recent graduates a structure to develop and explore their creativity through housing, studio space, exhibitions and opportunity for community engagement.

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