DECEMBER 18, 2012

Art and State: Arts Policies and Practices in the United States and France

By French Culture

A conversation between Antonin Baudry, Cultural Counselor, French Embassy in the U.S., and Rocco Landesman, Chairman, National Endowment of the Arts.

DECEMBER 18, 2012

Louvre Director Resigns

By Kathryn Hamilton

Less than a week after the much-celebrated opening of the Louvre-Lens, Henri Loyrette, president-director of the Louvre Museum, has announced that he is stepping down.

DECEMBER 18, 2012

French Heritage Students Meet with OIF Ambassador to the United Nations

By Benoît Le Dévédec

Friday, December 7, 2012 was yet another exciting day for students of the French Heritage Language Program in New York.

DECEMBER 17, 2012

December 21, 2012: Watch Short Films for Free!

By French Culture

December 21, 2012, on the occasion of the winter solstice and The Shortest Day international short film festival, 9 short films will be available online for free at MyFrenchFilmFestival.com.

DECEMBER 15, 2012

Push Your Art: 3D Art Contest 2013

By French Culture

The Palais de Tokyo and Orange are teaming up to encourage artistic creation through new technologies.

DECEMBER 12, 2012

Taking Art off the Walls: The Public Opening of Louvre-Lens

By Kathryn Hamilton

The new Louvre satellite museum in the former coal-mining town of Lens in northern France gives credence to the French ideal of free culture for all.

DECEMBER 12, 2012

Playlist: New French Dance Music

By French Culture

In the last few years a new crop of young French dance music producers has emerged with a tough, lean sound that has as much in common with Angolan kuduro or South African kwaito as the more familiar sounds of French house and techno.

DECEMBER 10, 2012

Five Favorite Titles from 2012

By Marie-Camille Alban

Cultural Attaché Laurence Marie and the Book Department of the Cultural Services of the French Embassy have compiled a list of top five favorite titles translated from French in 2012.

DECEMBER 9, 2012

Author Marc Levy Shares his Work with Floridians

By French Culture

French author Marc Levy recently traveled to Florida to participate in the Miami International Book Fair and French Week Miami 2012. At the Book Fair, Levy participated in a panel conversation with Rosecrans Baldwin...

DECEMBER 3, 2012

Eurochannel Launches New Video On Demand Service in the US

By French Culture

Eurochannel launches its new Video On Demand Service in the US: Eurochannel on Demand. With this new offer, every internet user will have access to a wide selection of European movies, TV series and documentaries directly on Eurochannel website: www.eurochannel.com

DECEMBER 3, 2012

RFI African Signal Now Available on Mobile Phones Across the US

By French Culture

RFI, the leading French world news radio, has signed an extension of its distribution agreement with the provider of mobile phone broadcast radio distribution AudioNow...

DECEMBER 2, 2012

French-American Seminar in Paris

By French Culture

Campus France USA, in partnership with the AACRAO (American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers), are pleased to invite educational stakeholders from the United States and France to participate in a 3-day seminar on accreditation systems in Paris.

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