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.
FRENCH CONSULATE MIAMI
Deadline March 10, 2017
Celebrate the French language and Francophonie week every year from March 18 to March 26.
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.
Nov 18, 2016 - March 19, 2017
Perez Art Museum
“Julio Le Parc: Form into Action” opens Nov 18 at @pamm & will feature over 100 works that spark a variety of visual & physical experiences.
Nov 4, 2016 - June 25, 2017
Perez Art Museum
Artist Ulla von Brandenburg’s new exhibit “It Has a Golden Sun and an Elderly Grey Moon” is on view @pamm through June 25.
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.
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.
October 21, 2016 - March 3, 2017
October 21, 2016 - March 3, 2017 | Various Times | Arizona and California
Born in Toulouse, France, Thibaut Garcia is an excellent guitarist who is on tour in the United States after his first prize win of the 2015 Guitar Foundation of America contest. He will be performing in Arizona and California. Book your tickets today!
The Institute of Contemporary Art will build its new, permanent home in Miami’s Design District.
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.
The cultural services of the French Embassy in the United-States launched a third season of webinars series for French teachers in December 2015.