Prize and comptetions
The Académie des Beaux-Arts supports artistic creation in all its forms
It organises, awards and funds many prizes and competitions throughout the year.
An institution supporting artistic creation
Fifty-seven academy members bring their experience and enthusiasm for creation to all eight artistic sections. Painters, sculptors, engravers, architects, composers, free members*, filmmakers and photographers demonstrate their complementarity in a resolutely multidisciplinary environment.
* The free member section brings together artists unrepresented in the other sections and distinguished figures from the world of arts and culture.
Prizes and competitions are organised, awarded and funded throughout the year.
Every year, the academy bestows prizes totalling several hundred thousand euros on artists of all disciplines and ages.A few examples :
Every year, the Académie des Beaux-Arts also allocates a significant budget to individual grants for struggling artists.
Many other actions in support of artists