Apply to the The Art Explora – Académie des beaux-arts European Award 2023

Applications are open for this leading European award championing new dialogues between the arts and audiences!

Open to all non-profit European cultural organisations, the European Award encourages new forms of audience engagement and participation in arts and culture, supporting innovative projects, across all art forms, that can be shared, replicated and scaled across Europe.

Why apply?

  • Take part in the annual event in Paris - Arts & Audiences Now!
  • Compete for one of three Awards of €50,000
  • Compete for the Audience Choice Award of €10,000
  • Join Art Explora – Académie des beaux-arts' European professional network and workshops
  • Feature in their publication with Beaux-Arts Editions
  • Promote your project with their social media tools

Click here to read the award rules and apply

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Young Europe IV has won the Art Explora – Académie des Beaux-Arts European award!

It is our immense pleasure to announce that, among 150 applicants, and 6 finalists in its category, Young Europe IV is elected winner for its innovation in access to culture, and rewarded with a €50,000 prize!

Why Join ETC?

  • Meet and network with colleagues from other European theatres
  • Create international artistic collaborations
  • Get inspired by new ideas and shared best practices
  • Be represented at European and international level
  • Discover new contexts, cities and perspectives
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