Indo European Residency Project (2017- 2021)

The Alliance française du Bengale with Institut français en Inde , Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan Kolkata , the British Council, Kolkata  and the Consolato Generale d’Italia in Kolkata , in collaboration with the Kolkata based gallery CIMA and the Istituto Italiano di Cultura in New Delhi , are organizing the forth interdisciplinary Indo-European Residency Project Kolkata. In 2021, for the first time, the residency will be designed on a digital platform, thus ensuring that the residency will take place notwithstanding the prevailing COVID situation. The digital platform aims to reflect all the elements that gives the participants the feel of actually experiencing the city of Kolkata. The residency will last for nine weeks and is planned to start from mid-September 2021. This edition of the residency project is supported by the ‘EU National Institutes for Culture’ (EUNIC)

We are now taking applications and you fill find all details (in English and French) below the banner.

Chapter 4 (2021)


You can apply for this year’s digital residency here. Download the documents below available in both languages.

In English

In French

Chapter 3 (2019)

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Sophie Cousinié (representing FRANCE) 

Aditi Aggarwal (representing INDIA) 

Tom Vater (representing GERMANY) 

Imogen Butler-Cole (representing UNITED KINGDOM) 

Chapter 2 (2018)

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Lorella Paleni (representing FRANCE)

Ina Kaur (representing INDIA)

Christian Bold (representing GERMANY)

Chapter 1 (2017)


Laurent Reyes (representing FRANCE)

Harendra Kumar Kushwaha (representing INDIA)

Ida Roscher (representing GERMANY)