On 4 July, Caisse des Dépôts announced the 12 winners of the call for applications for research in architecture and landscape to be supported by its sponsorship. In this way, it wishes to participate in the renewal of the practices of architects and landscape architects while combating territorial divide, in line with Caisse des Dépôts' strategy.
On 2 August, Caisse des Dépôts announced the 11 winners of the 2018-2019 call for applications as part of its action to support young and emerging dance talent. This call for applications sought to cover different aesthetics: hip-hop, contemporary, neo-classical and baroque dance.
The inauguration of the 2nd edition of Jardins du monde en mouvement (Gardens of the world in motion) took place on 16 May at Cité internationale universitaire de Paris. These ephemeral gardens were created by young landscape gardeners as part of a call for projects financed by Caisse des Dépôts’ sponsorship.
Within the framework of the 14th Lyon International Chamber Music Competition, Caisse des Dépôts, the main sponsor of the event, awarded the 2nd Prize to Trio Helios (France), in line with its Young Music Talent sponsorship axis. Trio Messaien (France) is the great winner of this edition.
Caisse des Dépôts sponsors the 27th edition of the International Garden Festival entitled Jardins de la Pensée (Gardens of Thought), held from 24 April to 4 November 2018 at Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire (Loir-et-Cher) and presents the work of a new generation of landscape gardeners.
Cité de la mode et du design in Paris presents the exhibition Dancing in the Street, Peter Knapp et la Mode 1960-1970: 100 mostly unpublished photographs tell the emancipation of women during two decades of fashion, through the graphic and experimental universe of the photographer.
“Un Barbier” is a participative opera inspired by Rossini's work and adapted for children. The Sponsorship department of Caisse des Dépôts enabled young audiences to discover this opera at Théâtre des Champs-Elysées and young artists to perform there.
For the third consecutive year, Caisse des Dépôts is launching a call for applications to support research and innovation in the fields of architectural and landscape design in France. Today, architecture and landscape must constantly reinvent their professional practices to fit with economic, social and environmental changes.