IF Export 2023

Campaign's period : CAMPAIGN_END_DATE 31/10/2022 à 23h59

Timezone: Europe/Paris



IF Export aims to support international projects led by French artists or artists living in France (mainland or overseas communities) in the cultural and creative fields.


The Institut français supports live, hybrid or fully digital projects (for the French artistic teams facing difficulties regarding international mobility), as well as projects embedding digital tools in the creative or production process. Projects have to be developed in connection with the French cultural network.


This program is open to the following applicants:


• French or French-based (mainland or overseas communities) artists, curators, companies, groups or collectives;


• French institutions or cultural organizations (agencies, production offices, publishers, record labels, tour managers...);


• International institutions or cultural organizations (presenters, record labels, promoters, music publishers, platforms, museums, art centers, festivales, biennales...).


This program applies to the following disciplines: Performing arts, music, visual, arts, photography, design, architecture, digital arts.

Supported projects: Circulation (international tours, solo shows, appearance in a professional market); Cooperation (collaboration between French and international artistic teams, with a transmission or a shared creation goal); French highlights (invitation of French artists, or artists living in France (mainland or overseas communities), to major venues and events).



Priority shall be given to projects taking place in the 36 following countries which have a specific mission related to Cultural and Creative Industries:
Africa: Ivory Coast, Kenya, Morocco, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa, Tunisia
America : Argentina, brazil, Canada, Colombia, Mexico, USA
Asia : China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan
Europe : Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom
Middle East : Israel, Lebanon, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates

As well as the 11 following countries:

Algeria, Cuba, Egypt, Haiti, Iran, Madagascar, Mali, Democratic Republic of Congo, Palestinian Territories, Ukraine, Vietnam.

Outside these countries, projects may only be eligible for support, if they have a regional dimension, including partners from other countries.




Application deadline: October 31st 2022

Selection committee: Mid-January 2023



Applicants are requested to read the application guidelines below before applying.


Procédure relative au versement des aides et soutiens financiers









Architecture, urbanism, landscape
Monica LEBRAO-SENDRAmonica.lebraosendra@institutfrancais.com

Circus arts, street theatre & puppetry
Vanessa SILVYvanessa.silvy@institutfrancais.com

Classical and contemporary music

Mathilde BÉZARDmathilde.bezard@institutfrancais.com

Émilie RENOUVINemilie.renouvin@institutfrancais.com

Design, fashion, artistic crafts
Laura DAVY laura.davy@institutfrancais.com

Digital creation
Hannah BELLICHAhannah.bellicha@institutfrancais.com
Hannah LOUEhannah.loue@institutfrancais.com

Jazz & Popular music, innovation
Oscar FINJEANoscar.finjean@institutfrancais.com

Sophie ROBNARDsophie.robnard@institutfrancais.com

Thomas CARRIÉthomas.carrie@institutfrancais.com

Visual arts
Adeline BLANCHARDadeline.blanchard@institutfrancais.com