Alliance Française of Atlanta presents the 7th Edition of AFRICA BELLE in Atlanta

Africa Belle is a celebration of French-speaking Africa through art, food, music, dance, fashion and fellowship.

This event promotes the positive images of Africa by showcasing its business and cultural contributions to the world. This is a great cross-cultural occasion that brings together people of different backgrounds to congregate and engage in one of Atlanta’s most unique cultural experiences.

This year’s theme is, “Entre Tradition et Modernité,” which seeks to highlight modern African culture. Discover different facets of modern day Francophone Africa and its contributions to the worlds of Fashion, Business, Music, and Art.

April 18 at 7:00 pm
Patron Party – Africa Belle Kickoff event

Opening ceremony of Africa Belle, by invitation only.
During this evening, we will present the program of Africa Belle and this year’s theme: Entre Tradition et Modernité. Wine & Cheese Reception
Location: Alliance Française Atlanta – Midtown

April 20 at 6:30 pm
Omar Victor Diop Exhibition Group Tour

Theme: Private tour, Omar Victor Diop Exhibition
Location: SCAD Atlanta

April 25 at 7:00 pm
Artists Talk w/ Maison de Malwollie, StudioOne Afrique, and Threaded Culture Founder

Theme: The Impact of Contemporary African Fashion on Mainstream and Global Fashion
Location : Alliance Française Atlanta – Midtown

April 27 from 8:30 to 10:00 am
Women’s Empowerment Breakfast

Location : Alliance Française Atlanta – Midtown

April 28 at 7:00 pm
Africa Belle Soirée & Fashion Show

Live music, performance, fashion show, and hors d’oeuvres by Senegalese caterer : Teranga Catering Without Borders
Location : Alliance Française Atlanta – Midtown

For more information about these events and registration, please click here


WHEN: April 18 to 28, 2017
WHERE: Various locations around Atlanta, GA

Various locations Atlanta, GA

Africa Belle: Entre Tradition et Modernité, a series of events by Alliance Française Atlanta

When
04/18/2017
Where
Various locations
Atlanta, GA

Alliance Française of Atlanta presents the 7th Edition of AFRICA BELLE in Atlanta

Africa Belle is a celebration of French-speaking Africa through art, food, music, dance, fashion and fellowship.

This event promotes the positive images of Africa by showcasing its business and cultural contributions to the world. This is a great cross-cultural occasion that brings together people of different backgrounds to congregate and engage in one of Atlanta’s most unique cultural experiences.

This year’s theme is, “Entre Tradition et Modernité,” which seeks to highlight modern African culture. Discover different facets of modern day Francophone Africa and its contributions to the worlds of Fashion, Business, Music, and Art.

April 18 at 7:00 pm
Patron Party – Africa Belle Kickoff event

Opening ceremony of Africa Belle, by invitation only.
During this evening, we will present the program of Africa Belle and this year’s theme: Entre Tradition et Modernité. Wine & Cheese Reception
Location: Alliance Française Atlanta – Midtown

April 20 at 6:30 pm
Omar Victor Diop Exhibition Group Tour

Theme: Private tour, Omar Victor Diop Exhibition
Location: SCAD Atlanta

April 25 at 7:00 pm
Artists Talk w/ Maison de Malwollie, StudioOne Afrique, and Threaded Culture Founder

Theme: The Impact of Contemporary African Fashion on Mainstream and Global Fashion
Location : Alliance Française Atlanta – Midtown

April 27 from 8:30 to 10:00 am
Women’s Empowerment Breakfast

Location : Alliance Française Atlanta – Midtown

April 28 at 7:00 pm
Africa Belle Soirée & Fashion Show

Live music, performance, fashion show, and hors d’oeuvres by Senegalese caterer : Teranga Catering Without Borders
Location : Alliance Française Atlanta – Midtown

For more information about these events and registration, please click here


WHEN: April 18 to 28, 2017
WHERE: Various locations around Atlanta, GA

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ONGOING EVENTS
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Posters and Patriotism: Selling World War I in New York at The Museum of the City of New York

April 5 - September, 2017
Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Avenue, NY10029
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America Collects Eighteenth-Century French Painting at the National Gallery of Art

May 21 - August 20, 2017
National Gallery of Art - West Building
6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001
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Yves Saint-Laurent: The Perfection of Style

May 6 - August 27, 2017
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
200 N. Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220
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Spectacular Gems and Jewelry from the Merriweather Post Collection

June 10, 2017 - January 1, 2018
Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens
4155 Linnean Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20008
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VIVA ARTE VIVA and French pavilion at the 2017 Venice Biennale

May 13 - November 26, 2017
la Biennale di Venezia
Venice, Italy
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Mohamed Bourouissa at The Barnes Foundation

June 30–October 2, 2017
The Barnes Foundation
2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19130
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XYZT: Abstract Landscapes by Adrien M & Claire B

June 1, 2017 - September 3, 2017
ARTECHOUSE
1238 Maryland Ave SW, Washington DC 20024