New opportunity for residencies dedicated to craft and design in Sèvres, temple of French porcelain in the western suburb of Paris. 

Thanks to the action of the Department of Hauts-de-Seine, this new creative structure takes place in the buildings of the former National School of Ceramics in Sèvres.

More than 2,600 m² spread over three levels will be dedicated to craftsmen and designers. 23 workshops from 30 to 130 m² will also accommodate all types of material trades: wood, metal, stone, glass, textiles, cardboard…

This place of creation and innovation, which will house furnished shared workshops, makerlab, incubator and showroom, will also be open to all audiences, giving pride of place to conferences and exhibitions of all kinds.

Before its opening, a call for applications is launched until March 15, 2022 to attract craftsmen and designers of excellence who would like to highlight their know-how and work on joint projects.

Find here the presentation papers: JAD – Presentation
Find here the guideline to apply: JAD – How to apply

All information on equipment and the call for applications can be found at:

Future JAD in numbers:

◉ 120 craftsmen and designers
◉ 23 shared workshops from 30 to 130 m2
◉ 1 open fablab
◉ 1 showroom devoted to exhibitions and sales
◉ €12 million budget carried by the Hauts-de-Seine department
◉ Concomitant creation of a garden promenade


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