DRAC Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: Call for applications 2023 – 2024, Artist residency at the Observatoire de Lyon, Université Claude Bernard LYON 1

Lyon 1 University offers courses in science, health, technology and sport. It welcomes more than 47,000 students on several campuses, including the one in Saint-Genis-Laval for the Observatoire de Lyon and the one at the LyonTech-La Doua campus in Villeurbanne for the Mission Culture. It is distinguished by the richness of its cultural offer with 24 workshops of Artistic and Cultural practice, the professional theatre Astrée can accommodate up to 450 people, proposing a programming around the theatre, music and contemporary dance and the DOMUS Gallery

The Observatoire de Lyon, Observatoire des Sciences de l'Univers, attached to the Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, brings together the Laboratoire de Geolologie de Lyon, Terre, Planètes, Environnement (LGL-TPE) and the Centre de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon (CRAL). The Observatory’s premises are located on its historic site in Saint-Genis-Laval as well as on the LyonTech-La Doua and Gerland university campuses.
The main research themes concern the cosmos, galaxies, stars, planets, the solar system and our planet Earth, the geological evolution of the Earth, the appearance of life on Earth, the evolution of life, the first animals etc. In addition to research and initial and continuing training are specific missions such as the «observation services» and the dissemination of scientific and technical culture.

download the call for projects:

AAP residence artiste observatoire lyon.pdf

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With the support of the DRAC Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes