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Call for applications

Applications for the 19th edition of C14 PARIS 2023 are now closed. Applications for 2024 will be accepted from December 1, 2023 to February 14, 2024 inclusive. Thank you

C14-PARIS is open to French, European and international artists creating sculptural pieces in ceramic (from volume to mixed-media installation).
Excluded from this call are all utility items (vases, pots, crockery, accessories, furniture, etc.).

-Works must be recent (less than 3 years old) and/or have never been exhibited.
-The works submitted must be predominantly ceramic, but may also be composite.
The predominantly ceramic installations may contain non-ceramic elements (drawings, photos, paintings, etc.).
-The 2023 edition will be held from thursday 5 to sunday 8 octoberin the beautiful 1930s building, a heritage annex of the Paris 14th arrondissement town hall, 12 rue Pierre-Castagnou.

3 prizes will be awarded at the show

- The Gallery price enables the winner to present his or her work in a solo exhibition in a gallery or art center in France or another European country.
- The Prix Résidence designed to encourage a project, will enable the winner to spend 2 months in a partner location equipped with production tools, in France or a European country.
- The Jury Prize awarded by the C14-PARIS Association to recognize the quality of an artist's work, irrespective of any other criteria. The award entitles the winner to exhibit free of charge on the first floor and at the entrance to the exhibition venue (20m2).

Application deadline

Applications must be completed online by February 13, 2023.
All entries are subject to acceptance of the general rules.
The candidate will be notified of the jury's decision no later than March 15, 2023.

Exhibiting artist info & calendar

Association headquarters C14 PARIS

C/o Frédéric Bodet
2 rue Bruller
75014 Paris


Salle annexe de la Mairie du 14 ème arr. de Paris / 12, rue Pierre Castagnou / 75014 PARIS

Installation of the works

Tuesday, October 3, 2023 between 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. and Wednesday, October 4 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Jury visit

Wednesday, October 4, 2023 from 4:30 p.m.

Open to the public

from Thursday, October 5, 2023 at 11:00 a.m.


Thursday, October 5, 2023 from 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm

Exhibitor Potluck

Saturday, October 7, 2023 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Price announcement

Thursday, October 5, 2023 at 12 noon


Sunday, October 8, 2023 between 7:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m.

To be valid, applications must include
a covering letter

(15 lines max.)

a SHORT CV outlining your background

(date of birth + nationality + educational background + etc.) maximum 6 major solo and/or group shows)

contact details

postal address / tel. / email / website / social networks

a presentation of the project

(max. 15 lines in English or French)

an artistic dossier
  • 10 low-definition visuals of works under 3 years. By mentioning the titles, creation dates and dimensions
  • 1 visual high-definition (jpeg file / 300 dpi, format vertical catalog dimensions 24x18cm), the rights to which are in fact assigned by the author free of charge for the purposes of the exhibition catalog and communication (6 months before the event and up to three months afterwards) and representing a piece likely to be exhibited + its legend (title, date of creation, materials and techniques used, dimensions, photographer's name if different from artist's). Mark top, bottom, right and left.
    N.B. This visual can be modified until the end of May.
  • 1 black-and-white portrait (pro HD passport photo)
regulations to be read and approved

by ticking the box on the form

payment of participation fees 

either by cheque or by bank transfer upon announcement of the selection, see Regulations , Art .1

N.B. You can apply online using the form below.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.