Monography Collection Grant


ADAGP awards 10 grants through this program worth €15,000 to enable 10 artists who are members of ADAGP to produce their first monography. 

Who can apply for this grant?

Artists with a minimum 10-year professional career, who have been members of ADAGP for at least 3 years.

The planned publication must be submitted by the artist or the relevant rightholders, together with a publisher, a center for the arts or an art gallery. 

What types of works are eligible?

  • The publication must be the first monography of the artist (in the form of an ambitious reference work covering at least 10 years of work) or a catalogue raisonné.  Exhibition catalogues are not eligible.  
  • The monography must be published within a time limit of two years as of the date the grant is awarded.
  • Minimum print run of 500 copies. 
  • The monography must be published in connection with an event (exhibit in a gallery or center for the arts, book signing, conference, etc.). 

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