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 2021 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 2021 edition, the application deadline is Sunday 29 November 2020 at 12am.
Q: How to apply?
A: The artists need to fill-in the form by 29 Nov and the applications will be attentively reviewed by our Programme Manager. Short listed artists will be contacted on 7 Dec in order to fix an interview to discuss the project in more details (14-24Dec), the results will then be announced on 29 Dec and the selected artists will need to submit their material (content and images) by 7 Jan 2021.
Feel free to have a look at our past Associated Projects:
Exhibition (Contemporary Art):
Faat³ Gok³ Gaai¹ Tau⁴ Saa¹ Long⁴ by L’Epicerie Fine HK
Live elegantly and healthy the French way by Parfumerie Trésor