Factory 49 is pleased to announce that we have a gallery/residency starting in Paris in September 2018. Called Factory49 Paris, it is a 3 year project.

If you are making NON-OBJECTIVE work and would like to be selected, please send an email with some images of your work to 

Factory 49 Paris Gallery and Residence
Address: 10 rue de Chaligny 75012

The gallery is at 10 rue de Chaligny 75012, a lovely tree lined street with a bar/ cafe next door, a supermarket across the street and an automatic laundry. At one end is a roundabout with a lovely fountain and seating. At the other end is the entrance to the metro (line 1, Reuilly-Diderot). It is a 10 minute walk to our friends gallery Abstract Project at Nation. Cafes and restaurants abound and the old and very good Aligree farmers markets are nearby open every day.

There are 3 rooms, the gallery in the front room (20m2 which will be repainted white), the residency in the back room (8m2, fitted with bed settee), and the toilet in the middle. The residency will have a shower and kitchenette. The artist can bring husband/wife, partner or friend.

As we will be renting the 40m2 space, there will be costs involved. Each exhibition/residency is for 4 weeks.

You have the choice of:

The cost for each artist for a solo exhibition and residency will be E1,500 
1 catalogue production at E90 
Electricity at 0.25€/KWh 
Catalogue printing

There is also an alternative of a residency and sharing the exhibition space with a Euopean artist (if possible).
The cost for each artist for a shared exhibition and residency will be E1,000 
1 catalogue production at E45 
Electricity at 0.25€/KWh 
Catalogue printing

The European artist will pay E 500
1 catalogue production at E45 

There are also 2 periods for exhibition only E 500
1 catalogue production at E90 

The artist is totally responsible for arranging and paying for
  • airfare and all travel costs
  • all travel insurances and any other insurances including those required for art
  • any required customs forms and any import charges for art works at customs

    The artist will pay
  • electricity at 0,25€/KWh. 
  • the cost of catalogue printing
  • The artist will be responsible for hanging the exhibition,
  • organizing the opening night on the Wednesday 6 - 8 pm
  • minding the exhibition from Thursday to Saturday 1 - 7 pm
  • demounting on the last Saturday
    Attached are some images of the gallery and the  Schedule for 2018 and 2019 with available spots.

    Successful artists will be required to pay 50% of costs immediately on signing the Letter of Agreement with the balance one month later (no refunds). 
    Postage, insurances etc are the responsibility of the artist.

    We are looking forward to receiving your interest for this fabulous opportunity.

    Pam Aitken 
    Co-ordinator of International Affairs

For more information, images and schedules please contact Factory 49 at

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