Mécènes du Sud Aix-Marseille offers financial sponsorship in the fields of visual arts and digital art.

Patrons of the South is a collective grouping actions in the form of patronage for artistic creation. For the Aix-Marseille network, the actions are grouped in the co-production of projects of different natures in the field of contemporary art, an annual exhibition on the territory or for its influence and are also revealed in the patronage for important events.
The purpose of this call for creative projects is to allow the production of new works while remunerating artists. It concerns the practices of sculpture, drawing, painting, photography, installation, video, digital in the field of contemporary art.

An independent artistic committee will select the winners.

Terms and Schedule

You will find the eligibility criteria on the page dedicated to the call for projects on the website of the Patrons of the South.

As a reminder, applications should be sent to candidatures_am@mecenesdusud.fr until THURSDAY 25 MAY 2023 12:00, only in FTP (WeTransfer, Dropbox or other).

  • Opening of the call for creative projects: Friday, March 10, 2023
  • Deadline for applications: Thursday 25 May 2023 - 12.00
  • Artistic committee: end of June 2023
  • Responses to candidates: mid-July 2023