ABOUT CRÉDIT AGRICOLE CIB
Present in France and abroad, Crédit Agricole CIB has managed to find a true echo in the musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac, "where cultures meet in dialogue". Through its patronage, the Bank has chosen to enable the presentation of world cultures and to promote the transmission of cultural heritage.
At the crossroads of different civilizations, the musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac provokes discovery and astonishment. Crédit Agricole CIB is pleased to be associated with this ambassador of art from Africa, Asia, Oceania and the Americas.
PATRONAGE INITIATIVES OF CRÉDIT AGRICOLE CIB
Crédit Agricole CIB has been a patron of the musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac since 2009. The Bank has supported six exhibits: the photography biennial Photoquai in 2009, the Other Masters of India: Contemporary Creations of the Adivasi exhibit in 2010, the Samurai: Armor of the Warrior exhibit in 2011, the Charles Ratton: The Invention of the ‘Primitive’ Arts exhibit in 2013 and the Plains Indians exhibit in 2014. In 2016, Crédit Agricole CIB was also one of the main sponsors of the exhibition Picasso Primitif.
In 2014, for the second consecutive year, Crédit Agricole CIB supported the program Photoquai Residencies which benefits contemporary photographers. In November 2014, Crédit Agricole CIB supported the Accessibility Week organized by the musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac, which aims to make culture accessible to everyone and to enable an alternative discovery of the museum’s diverse cultural activities. In 2018, the group also supported the creation of a 3D audioguide for the exhibition Ghosts and Hells - the underworld in Asian art.