104 / Biennale NEMO – Paris
104 produces NEMO, international digital arts Biennale. Its 3d edition started in october 2019 for 4 months and is dedicaded to contemporary digital art, new aesthetics in performing art, technology studies, exploratory musics and arts/sciences projects.
AADN – Lyon
AADN, encourages arts and digital cultures development in Lyon and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes Région.
Between theorical and concrete actions, artistic and cultural development, AADN build bridges between, arts, society and technologies and questions digital on its relation to human beeing and to the city.
ART’RHENA, French German Cultural Center – Communauté de Communes Pays Rhin-Brisach
In Spring 2021, The French German Cultural Center Art’Rhena, still under construction, will open its doors to its audience and artists. For the first season, the artistic and cultural project will be deployed on all cross-border territory. Art’Rhena will propose a multidisciplinary season with a special focus on : body dramaturgies (dance, contemporary circus), inclusive and participative forms,, music and creation in public space. The program is for all french and german citizens. It will develop arts and sciences relations through a dedicated week-end Festival and gradually through the support of creation in relation with a cross-border arts-sciences ecosystem of organisations.
ATHÉNOR – Saint-Nazaire
Scène nomade de diffusion et de création – Saint-Nazaire
Athenor is a theatre implanted in Saint-Nazaire, which develops in its artistic projet le CH.A.T.S : Chantier Arts, Technologies et Sciences.
In partnership with the University of Nantes et its laboratories, the projects associates artists and researchers in the creation process on a local scale in relation with research, production, creation, education and practice.
CC91, Collectif pour la Culture en Essonne – Sainte Geneviève des Bois (91700, FRANCE)
Between art and science, territory and citizenship, the ‘Collective for Culture in Essonne’ initiates collaborations between artists and scientists. Its actions (The Science of Art, Biennale of Contemporary Art, a Festival of Performing Arts, artists’ projects in schools or laboratories, organization of art-science colloquiums and a resource center promoting the pooling of territorial networks) lead to a permanent watch and transdisciplinary action in the art-science-society field.
LA CHAIRE ARTS & SCIENCES – Palaiseau
Founded in 2017, the Chaire arts & sciences brings together the École polytechnique, the École nationale supérieure des Arts Décoratifs-PSL and the Daniel and Nina Carasso Foundation, with the aim of strengthening links between the academic world and the civil society. This unprecedented partnership between an art school, a science school and a foundation committed to civic art operates as a programme of collaborations between researchers, artists, scientists and designers, in order to create a common discourse around our interdependence to the environment: climate issues, relations to the plant world and technologies, material(s) in movement.
L-EST/EUROPEAN PERFORMING ARTS AND TRANSMEDIA LAB – Belfort-Montbéliard
L-EST, established in the Burgundy Franche-Comté region, is an initiative of three cultural institutions, from the Aire Urbaine Belfort-Montbéliard – VIADANSE – Centre chorégraphique national de Franche-Comté à Belfort, MA scène nationale – Pays de Montbéliard and Le Granit, scène nationale de Belfort – that unite their forces to serve a project. With the aim of fostering an open and innovative project dedicated to contemporary stage writing, they create a European Centre For Artistic Creation dedicated to live performance and transmedia: an interdisciplinary space of confrontation, experimentation, exploration and production with a European dimension, built up around artistic teams, professionals, researchers and diverse actors of the arts and research sectors…
LA DIAGONALE PARIS-SACLAY, University of Paris-Saclay
“La Diagonale” is a dialogue between science et society held by the University of Paris-Saclay. Its mission is to support creation and circulation of artistic projects and animate a community of actors around the questions of scientific mediation, arts and sciences and cultural heritage.
LIEU MULTIPLE / ESPACE MENDÈS FRANCE – Poitiers
As a digital creation center inside the regional cultural science center, Espace Mendès France – Le Lieu Multiple encourages the relation between arts and sciences in the artistic and cultural field but also in relation with all the spectrum of audiences (children to seniors) and/with its territory or even with sociological and anthropological approach.
His team work in artistical diffusion (sound creation, digital creation, arts and sciences) in a planetarium (a place of 100 seats) and other places, organize lots of residences of artistical creation, had a lot of mediation and educational propositions and actions with large audience (in particular with disabled people and the elderly (more than 70-year-old women). Co-production of projects enter in the field of action of Lieu multiple.
Lieu multiple co-conducts (with the national education office, Canopé network and DRAC Nouvelle-Aquitaine) the PREAC, a national resources center for artistic and cultural education. Lieu multiple works with the scientifical network “Curieux!” in the region of Nouvelle-Aquitaine with 4 centers since 2017.
OARA, Artistic office of Région Nouvelle-Aquitaine – Bordeaux
OARA is an artistic office funded by the Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine. Its main goals are to help artists of the region to develop their projects but also contribute and encourage a large artistic and cultural offer in the Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine.
FACTS, Festival arts & sciences, Université de Bordeaux
The University of Bordeaux launched in 2015 a program for arts and sciences residencies and the biennale FACTS – Festival of Arts Creativity Technologies and Sciences, taking place in the Bordeaux Metropole.
HEXAGONE Scène Nationale Arts Sciences – Grenoble Alpes-Métropole
L’Hexagone works for 15 years in the Grenoble agglomeration between artists, scientists, researchers but also in the social, educational and economic field.
In fact, since 2003 with the Biennale Experimenta, and since 2007 with the Arts and Sciences workshop initiated with the CEA (research center for security, nuclear and renewable energies). The Scene nationale founded also an Arts and Technologies workshop with the department of arts and literature of the University of Grenoble within an agreement with the Ministry of Culture and the CNRS.
LE CITRON JAUNE, Centre National des Arts de la Rue – Port-Saint-Louis-du-Rhône
Between the river and the Mediterranean Sea, between Camargue nature and port industries, there is a corner of the world that attracts and inspires artists… It is there, in Port Saint Louis du Rhône that Le Citron Jaune welcomes artists and companies all year long for times of creation. Both a national center that listens to the world and a local equipment, it receives regional, national and international companies each season and maintains close relationships with local partners. Le Citron Jaune is active in many networks : creativity of territories, women’s rights, social and environmental transformation, art / science and transversality of the arts and disciplines. It is about inscribing the street arts in the realities of the territory by creating new modes of dialogues between artists, their works and the populations, by an important work of mediation, and formation and through several programming times : Saison Arts en paysages, Carrément à l’Ouest, Conversations Arts / Sciences and Les Mercredis du Port.
PASSERELLE ARTS SCIENCES TECHNOLOGIES – Albi
Created in region Occitania in 2016, Passerelle Arts Sciences Technologies makes a commitment in the production, the distribution of projects of artistic creation in connection with the scientific domain and the digital technologies which highlight the current problems of artistic, esthetic order as much as societal. Passerelle works in the emergence of a space of research and application, training and networking in a transverse and multidisciplinary dynamics.
SCRIME – Université de Bordeaux
The main objective of SCRIME is to develop collaborations between artists and scientists for research and creation purposes. Within a wide network of partners, he develops a natural research activity in computer science, educational and artistic projects articulated around multimedia and multidisciplinary events. By initiating contacts with other national and international institutions, SCRIME adds to its objectives the promotion, artistic and scientific collaboration with other research and creation centers in France and abroad. Intimately linked in all of its activities, the arts and sciences make SCRIME an exemplary platform within the French landscape. SCRIME is a Scientific and Artistic Interest Group (GIS) administered by the Bordeaux Laboratory for Research in Computer Science (LaBRI) and attached to its Image and Sound team. It is located on the campus of the University of Bordeaux, where it notably welcomes artists, trainees, researchers and doctoral students, bringing their expertise to the development of technologies on subjects such as man-machine interaction, immersive audio, machine learning, integrated systems, etc.
SIANA, Resource center for digital cultures – Evry
SIANA was created in 2005 at the initiative of computer sciences and technologies engineering schools which activated confrontations between teachers, researchers, managers and digital artists in a time where they were arguing around the DADVSI Law (author rights law).
SIANA is hosting residencies for artists, seminars and workshops between artists, students, researchers and offers some teaching classes. The resource center is also very active in the digital-inclusion and education for all, around arts, technologies and society.
THÉÂTRE DE LIÈGE, Centre Dramatique de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles – Liège
The Théâtre de Liège is one of the Centres Scéniques de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles (Belgium). To this designation can also be added Centre européen de création théâtrale et chorégraphique (European Centre for theatre and choreography), relating to its role in theatrical and contemporary dance productions and their diffusion for local, regional and international audiences.
At a time where technologies invest more and more the society and where the art seems concern with the question of creative technologies and digital culture, the Théâtre de Liège and its academic and industrial partners of the Euregio Meuse-Rhin ; Supported by the cooperation program Interreg V Euregio Meuse-Rhine, Wallonia and Deutschsprachige Gemeinschaft Belgiens, launched a new project called IMPACT (International Meeting in Performing Arts & Creative Technologies)
IMPACT is the unprecedented alliance of art, research and industry at the heart of one of the most innovative regions in Europe. Transfrontier, Transectorial, Transdisciplinary, IMPACT transgresses all borders. The challenges are unlimited, the opportunities countless.
THÉÂTRE NOUVELLE GÉNÉRATION, Centre Dramatique National – Lyon
The Théâtre Nouvelle Génération – National dramatic center of Lyon, was founded in 1980 and is directed by the theater director Joris Mathieu since 2015. It presents, on four different stages in Lyon, performances for all ages, from early childhood to adulthood, performances that can be understood on different scales both by children and adults.
The Théâtre Nouvelle Génération’s programs a dramatic art of imaginary worlds, open to scenic innovations and that ventures on the frontiers of other artistic disciplines.
The Théâtre Nouvelle Génération is a venue for research, creation, production and presentation of high quality performing arts (optical and digital theater, puppet theater, dance theater,…). Its creations and co-produced works are presented on a local, regional, national and international scale.The Théâtre Nouvelle Génération is widely open to a new generation of artists, whom it supports in their artistic process and development.
LE QUAI DES SAVOIRS, Toulouse
Quai des Savoirs is a new place in Toulouse where scientists, artists, entrepreneurs, engineers, students, non-profit organisation, schools, medias… meet, share and discuss. The aim is to question and to understand the present in order to take a better grip on our future. Quai des Savoirs offers a wide range of activities from public exhibitions to start-up incubation, including artists-in-residency, workshops, makerspace, multimedia studio, science Café, and le Quai des Petits – a place for kids aged 2-7.
LES TRÉTEAUX DE FRANCE, Centre Dramatique National – Pantin
National dramatic center since 1971, Les Tréteaux de France, directed by Robin Renucci is engaged in the citizens education through art. The dramatic center is particularly attached to pass on the tools for empowerment and to claim the role of theatre in the construction of the human being. In fact, they choose artistic projects in correlation with the contemporary society issues.
VÉLO THÉÂTRE, Scène conventionnée – Apt
The Vélo Théâtre, located in Apt (84) is an Object Theatre stage commissioned by the French Ministry of Culture. A genuine house of artists, it supports creation through residency and companionship. Vélo Théâtre also develops an all year-round program of international and local projects open to the public, as well as two regular highlights: “Greli-Grelo” – an Object Theater Biennial and “Le Campement Scientifique” – an Arts and Scientific event.