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The seventh Meurice Prize for contemporary art has been awarded to Mark Geffriaud.The artist, represented by the gallery gb agency, has been chosen for his project “Sketches” conceived as a diptych comprising a film and a sculpture, both in Bolivia and in Chile.
Fanette Mellier’s work will be displayed at the Cooper-Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum in New York when it reopens on December 12, 2014. Visual Arts Program Officer Dorothée Charles interviews the artist below.
The year is ending on a high note for the translation world—especially for French books. According to the list we've compiled from publishers and our own research, over 500 titles were translated from French to English in 2014. That's a 23 percent increase in translated titles since last year!
After three years of being closed, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum reopens its doors on Friday, December 12th, 2014 with a new name: Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.
Christian Rizzo named director of Centre Chorégraphique National (CNN) of Montpellier – Languedoc-Roussillon
On October 28th, 2014, the French government named the artist Christian Rizzo the new director of the prestigious Centre Chorégraphique National (CNN) of Montpellier – Languedoc-Roussillon. Starting in January 2015, he will succeed choreographer Mathilde Monnier.
Futur en Seine, the biggest European festival dedicated to digital innovation, takes place each year in Paris from June 11th to June 14th. The festival offers a profusion of events related to digital culture from tech demos to workshops and concerts taking place in the heart of Paris.
Many French films awarded at this year's Chicago's International Children's Film Festival (CICFF) which ran from October 24 - November 2, 2014.