The French Cultural Service office in Miami develops cultural and educational projects and initiatives. Under the direction of the French Ambassador to the United States and the Cultural Advisor in New York, its mandate is to promote and sustain high-spirited exchanges between the most promising French and American artists, writers, thinkers and educators in the jurisdiction: Florida, Puerto Rico, Bahamas, Virgin Islands, Turks and Caicos Islands, and Cayman Islands.

Programs, projects or initiatives benefitting from the support of the Cultural Office, in conjunction with the Embassy of France in the United States are usually also supported by the non-profit partner FACE and Institut Francais.



Artists-in-Residence Programs in Florida

Although the advent of Art Basel Miami Beach over the last years has made Florida the home to the world’s most important contemporary art fair, many art residency programs have thrived for over twenty years in the state welcoming established and emerging artists from around the world.

Conversation with French artist Jérémy Gobé

Jérémy Gobé is a young associate artist of CENTQUATRE-Paris who has been showing his sculptural work across France (Palais de Tokyo, Musée des Beaux Arts de Lyon, etc.) since he graduated from L’École des Arts Décoratifs. For his first artist residency abroad, he brought his knitting machine to Miami where he attended a four week program at the Fountainhead Residency. His stay led to a personal show at the Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach, from the 24th of January to the 28th of February. We met him to talk about his work and his personal feelings on the city of Miami.

Chateaubriand Fellowship 2016/2017 call for proposal is now open !

The Higher Education department of the French Embassy is pleased to inform you that the Chateaubriand Fellowship Call for applications for the academic year 2016/2017 is now open. Every year, it allows doctorate students enrolled in American universities to conduct research in France for up to 9 months.

Join the France Florida Foundation for the Arts

The France Florida Foundation for the Arts (FFFA) is a non-profit organization founded in 2004 by American French culture lovers, in partnership with the Consulate General of France in Miami and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the U.S.

Institute of Contemporary Art Miami

The Institute of Contemporary Art will build its new, permanent home in Miami’s Design District.

France honors Edouard Duval-Carrie with the Order of Arts and Letters

Haitian artist Edouard Duval-Carrie received the Medal for Chevalier in the Order of Arts and Letters from the Consul General of France. He was awarded for his artistic accomplishments and his support of French and Francophone culture locally and internationally.

Webinar series for French teachers 2016

The cultural services of the French Embassy in the United-States launched a third season of webinars series for French teachers in December 2015.

Call for Proposals for the LACMA's Art + Technology Lab

A call for proposals has been released for the LACMA's Art + Technology lab.

Interview with Caecilia Tripp, Paris-Based Artist

Interview with Caecilia Tripp, a conceptual artist whose primary mediums are filmic installation, photography and performance. Tripp was invited by the Bronx Museum to present her latest film Music for (prepared) Bicycles during the summer of 2015.
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