What are the guidelines for projects suitable for the Prix Elysée?
An unpublished photographic project that has never been previously exhibited and has no prior rights’ agreement with other parties or sponsors. This work must not have been submitted to another prize.
Is a video an acceptable project proposal for the Prix Elysée?
No. The Prix Elysée is intended to be an editorial and a photographic prize. Imperatively the photographic project must be suitable for book format.
Can the Museum cover the expenses incurred in the production of my artistic portfolio, with which I apply?
No. The Museum is unable to reimburse expenses related to the production of an applicant’s portfolio.
I already have low quality prints of my work, but they are not A4 format or similar. Can I send these?
No. We stipulate that all entrants submit A4 format or similar.
In what language can my portfolio documents be submitted?
Portfolio materials must be submitted in either French or English. Please refer to the official Prix Elysée rules for more details.
If we are applying as a group of artists, should we fill in one application form per artist?
No. The group appoints a representative who fills in one form on behalf of the group.