CALL FOR ARTISTS – Applications accepted for the 2023 Games of La Francophonie


Team Canada-New Brunswick are accepting applications for the IX Games of La Francophonie that will take place in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, July 28-August 6, 2023.

Image of an athlete wearing a medal in front of an NB flag, someone playing a guitar on stage, a woman with a metalic sculpture, and team NB carrying their flag into a stadium. Text reads games of la Francophonie Call to Artists. Are you a New Brunswick artists (18-25 years old) interested in competing at the IX Games of La Francophonie in Kinshasa 2023? Be part of Team Canada-New Brunswick! Deadline September 30, 2022. www.gnb.ca/jeux Arts and Culture NB

Β The Games of La Francophonie, the only major international games to present both cultural and sporting competitions, offer a unique opportunity to spotlight the wide reach and originality of the French culture, at the same time as the athletic capacities of French-speaking countries around the world.

Β Artists age 18 to 35 years old may take part in the cultural competition of the Games in one of six disciplines:

  • Painting
  • Sculpture-installation
  • Photography
  • Song
  • Storytelling
  • Literature (short story)

Β If selected, artists will receive an amount of $3,000 up to a maximum of $10,000 toward preparation costs. Deadline for submissions is September 30, 2022.

Image of NB athletes and artists. Text reads: Games of la Francophonie. Be part of Team Candada-New Brunswick Call to artists. IX Games of la Francophonie. Kinshasa // Democratic Republic of Congo. July 28 - August 6, 2023. Deadline September 30, 2022. www.gnb.ca/jeux

Games of la Francophnie. Be pat of Team Canada-New Brunswick

Β For more information and to apply, visitΒ www.gnb.ca/jeux

Applications must be emailed toΒ culture@gnb.ca

For any questions, please contact:
506-453-2555 orΒ culture@gnb.ca


NOTE :Β Due to the changing situation of the COVID-19 pandemic and recovery globally, please be advised that should restrictions and/or circumstances impact the Games and/or Team Canada-New Brunswick’s participation in the Games, we will advise all participants of those changes at the earliest possible time.

Your health and safety is our top priority. We are taking every effort to ensure the safety of our delegates.Β This includes mandatory vaccinations required for international travel.