Media supporting the 2022-2023 season
They support artists or projects
FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS
The Fondation d’entreprise Hermès is a loyal and historic partner of the Théâtre de la Ville and has been supporting the Danse Élargie international competition ever since it was launched in 2010. The foundation and the theater are both determined to support quality in innovative movement in artistic expression, and every year, with the special “New Settings” focus, present a number of performances with a particularly meaningful visual and aesthetic dimension. The commitments of the Fondation d’entreprise Hermès are guided by one key belief which is that our actions make us what we are.
CALOUSTE GULBENKIAN FOUNDATION
The Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, a private institution registered in Portugal, was founded in Lisbon in 1956 in accordance with the last will and testament of Calouste Sarkis Gulbenkian.
It is one of the leading foundations in Europe and operates for the stated purpose of promoting knowledge and social development through the arts, charity, science and education. The foundation has sites in Lisbon, Paris and London, and conducts a wide range of activities, supporting Portuguese language and culture in the arts, literature and human sciences. The headquarters in Lisbon house a medical research center, a museum, and an art library. There is also a program of concerts and two permanent ensembles, the Gulbenkian Choir and Orchestra.
DANCE REFLECTIONS BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS
The house of Van Cleef & Arpels has been part of the world of dance ever since it was founded, and has now shown further artistic commitment with “Dance Reflections” by Van Cleef & Arpels. The initiative is based on values attached to original creative work and education, handing on knowledge from generation to generation, and is designed to support artists and institutions promoting and disseminating choreographic heritage, while also encouraging new productions. Since the fall of 2020, the house of Van Cleef & Arpels has supported a range of ventures, and a number of companies for forthcoming original productions.