Q: What are the Associated Projects?
A: The French May Arts Festival created the Associated Projects category that is featured alongside our main Projects in the Festival programme, to allow emerging artists to gain visibility and notable.
Q: Who is eligible?
A: Any artist in the Performing and Visual Arts is welcome to apply (ballet, design, music, painting, photography, fashion, lifestyle…). They must be based in Hong Kong, have an exhibition/show to present to the public in May and/or June, and their work should match the topic fixed by the French May. For the 2022 edition, the theme is the cultural synergies that connect Hong Kong to France.
Q: What are the benefits?
A: We will help you to showcase your exhibition/show as well as your sponsors and partners through our distribution and communication channels. Please note that French May does not provide with financial support nor venue.
Q: When is the deadline to apply?
A: For the 2022 edition, the application deadline is Friday 5 November 2021 at 12am.
Q: How to apply?
A: The artists need to fill-in the form by 5 Nov and the applications will be attentively reviewed by our Programme Manager. Short listed artists will be contacted on 12 Nov in order to fix an interview to discuss the project in more details (22-26 Nov), the results will then be announced on 3 Dec and the selected artists will need to submit their material (content and images) by 17 Dec.
Feel free to have a look at our past Associated Projects: