Call for application - Fondation Fiminco

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The Fondation Fiminco launches each year an open call for visual artists across all disciplines to undertake a residency in Romainville (Seine-Saint-Denis). This residency will be focused on research and development, as well as production.

The Fondation Fiminco supports creation, research, experimentation, and production by contemporary artists. Each year, the Fondation welcome transdisciplinary visual artists for a 11 month residency in research, creation, and production.

The residency is aimed at artists residing in France or abroad, without an age limit, who can demonstrate a professional practice, either emerging established.

The call for applications is closed!


See you next year !



The Fiminco Foundation is launching a call for applications for visual artists of all disciplines, in view of an eleven-month research, creation and production residency in Romainville, close to Paris.

The residency programme is open to artists living in France and abroad, without any age limit and who can demonstrate an emerging or significant professional career.

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The selection committee 2022

The applications were submitted to an exceptional selection committee, composed of personalities from the world of art and culture. On June 1st, the committee sat down to select the new promotion of 12 artists who will join the residency for 11 months of research, creation and production, starting in September 2022.

This year, the jury was composed of : Katinka Bock, artist (France-Germany), Silvia Ammon, director of the Paris Gallery Weekend – Paris Internationale, Kit Hammonds, artistic director of the Jumex Foundation (Mexico), Katharina Scriba, director of the Fondation Fiminco, Marie Maertens, independant curator (France) et Frédéric Mazelly, artistic director of La Villette.

Selection committee, 2022

The selection committee 2021

Five international personalities have guided us over the last few months in the creation of a new promotion of artists. The committee met on March 30th to select the artists who will join the residency next September.

This year, the Fondation Fiminco has surrounded itself with an exceptional selection committee, composed of Bénédicte Alliot, Director of the Cité internationale des arts in Paris, Simon Castets, Director of the Swiss Institute in New York, Julien Fronsacq, Chief Curator at MAMCO – Musée d’Art moderne et contemporain in Geneva, Chiara Parisi, Director of the Centre Pompidou Metz, Dirk Snauwaert, Director of Wiels, Centre d’art contemporain in Brussels, and Clara Daquin Saladin, coordinator of the Fondation Fiminco residency.
Selection committee, 2021
The selection committee 2019

The artists are selected by a committee composed of personalities from cultural institutions.

In 2019 the jury was composed of Bénédicte Alliot, director of Cité internationale des Arts à Paris, Nathalie Ergino, director of Institut d’Art Contemporain in Villeurbanne (IAC), Jennifer Flay, director of Foire internationale d’art contemporain in Paris, Xavier Franceschi, director of Fonds régional d’art contemporain d’Ile-de-France (FRAC), Fabienne Leclerc, director of gallery In Situ in Romainville, Vincent Sator, director of gallery Sator in Paris and Romainville, and Joachim Pflieger, general manager of Fondation Fiminco.


Selection committee, 2019