SEPTEMBER 11, 2014

French Books USA: Week in Review

By FRENCH CULTURE BOOKS

This week in French book news: A major literary prize is announcedand classrooms incorporate cartoons into their lessons.

SEPTEMBER 10, 2014

Festival America Kicks Off Its 7th Year This Week

By FRENCH CULTURE BOOKS

Over 35,000 people and 40 French publishing houses are expected to converge on Vincennes, France for this year’s Festival America this September 11th through the 14th.

SEPTEMBER 9, 2014

Atelier "Rencontre autour de l'album"

By FRENCH LANGUAGE WASHINGTON DC

Du 25 septembre au 11 octobre à travers les Etats-Unis Annimé par Janine Kotwica L'album, qui s'adresse à l'adulte autant qu'à l'enfant, est un genre littéraire et artistique à part entière qui acquiert, petit à petit, ses lettres de noblesse. Quelle est sa place en milieu scolaire ? Quelles sont ses caractéristiques ?

SEPTEMBER 9, 2014

New Yann Tiersen Tour Dates, Music Video With Clémence Poésy

By Francerocks

After releasing 'Infinity' earlier this year, Yann Tiersen (prolific genre-bending musician and composer of the score to 'Amélie') is back with this music video and more tour dates.

SEPTEMBER 8, 2014

Films on the Green 2014 Photo Album

By Nathalie Charles

The seventh annual Films on the Green festival has closed another successful year! Follow the much loved French film festival as it made its way from park to park, in our online photo album.

SEPTEMBER 8, 2014

Expo Chicago announces French-American Curatorial Exchange Program

By Laurence Geannopulos

The Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the United States in collaboration with the Institut français are pleased to announce a unique partnership with EXPO CHICAGO, the International Exposition of Contemporary and Modern Art (September 18–21, 2014), for a year-long curatorial and cultural exchange program between France and the United States.

SEPTEMBER 8, 2014

Fall 2014 in Paris

By French Cultural Services

Paris will be abuzz in Fall 2014 with new exhibitions and retrospectives of major art figures such as Marcel Duchamp, Paul McCarty, Nikki de St Phalle and Sonia Delaunay. But there also will be a focus on one of the greatest American photographers, William Eggleston. Moreover, two prestigious places will re-open after renovations: the Musée Picasso, headed by Laurent Le Bon, and L'Hôtel de la Monnaie. Finally, the highly anticipated Fondation Louis Vuitton will open in a sumptuous building designed by Frank Gehry.

SEPTEMBER 6, 2014

Gojira Continues North American Tour: More Dates Announced

By Francerocks

Progressive metal band Gojira, who toured recently in the US with Mastodon, have just added more than 20 dates to their 2014 tour schedule for the fall, including two in the New York area.

SEPTEMBER 5, 2014

Anoraak on North American Tour in Fall

By Francerocks

The unique French electro/synth pop composer and DJ Anoraak returns to North America for a tour in October. Stops include a performance at Brooklyn's Escape Music Festival.

SEPTEMBER 5, 2014

Electro Artist Rone on Tour With Com Truise

By Francerocks

One of the most acclaimed musicians on the French electro scene, Rone return to the United States for a fall tour with Com Truise.

SEPTEMBER 5, 2014

Tinariwen Fall Tour

By Francerocks

The group Slate calls, “rock ‘n’ roll rebels whose rebellion, for once, wasn’t just metaphorical,” Tinariwen launch a tour across the US in the fall.

SEPTEMBER 4, 2014

Albertine Books in French and English Will Open Its Doors on September 27

By French Culture

The Cultural Services of the French Embassy in New York is pleased to announce the opening of Albertine Books in French and English, the new reading room and bookshop devoted to works in French and in translation on Saturday September 27.

Pages

subjects