FEBRUARY 9, 2017

Paris Combo on Tour

By Francerocks

Paris Combo will perform across North America in February, beginning on the 11th in Arizona and continuing through the 25th near Boston. Along the way, the group will stop through City Winery venues in Chicago and New York (the 19th and 21st respectively), among other dates.

FEBRUARY 8, 2017

Sous le manteau at Pierre Hotel

By French Culture Arts

From February 6 to March 14, 2017, French perfume House sous le manteau takes residence at The Pierre Hotel, offering guests its collection of scents based on XIXth Century French love potions.

FEBRUARY 8, 2017

See the French Film "Elle" in Theaters Near You!


Don't miss this opportunity to see the new French film Elle, a psychological thriller about a young woman seeking to reclaim her life after a traumatic event in her past. This film will be shown at the West Newton Cinema and Merrill's Roxy Theatre, but don't wait long because this film won't be in theatres forever!

JANUARY 30, 2017

Damien Manivel's LE PARC: Theatrical & VOD Release Dates


Summer time. A teenage boy and girl have their first date in a park. Hesitant and shy at first, they soon discover each other, get closer as they wander, and end up falling in love.

JANUARY 27, 2017

French Movie Nights Presents FANNY'S JOURNEY and KEEPER


French Movie Nights presents two films in February: FANNY'S JOURNEY, directed by Lola Doillon, about a girl who takes charge of a group of eight children and sets off on a dangerous journey through occupied France to reach the Swiss border, and KE

JANUARY 26, 2017

French Books USA: Week in Review

By Jeremy Albet

Night of Philosphy and Ideas returns in the US! International Comics Festival in Angoulême is taking place this week; An excerpt from Abdourahman A. Waberi' 'Harvest of Skulls' published in Asymptote; The passing of Harry Mathews

JANUARY 24, 2017

Oscar Nominations for French Films!


The official Oscar nominations were announced Tuesday, January 24th. French and French Language films represent six categories, with eight total nominations!

JANUARY 24, 2017

John M Armleder at Almine Rech Gallery

By French Culture Arts

Almine Rech Gallery presents John M Armleder, organized with Nicolas Trembley, from January 18-February 23, 2017. Marking his first solo exhibition in the gallery’s New York space, the renowned multi-disciplinary artist John M Armleder will present a historic ensemble of drawings created in the 1960s, a selection of notable Furniture Sculpture works from the 1980s, and a series of new paintings produced in New York specifically for the occasion.

JANUARY 24, 2017

Interview with Alban Richard, Choreographer

By French Culture Arts

The Joyce Theater will present the Ballet de Lorraine from Feb 7 to 12 with recent commissions to French choreographers among them, HOK by Alban Richard, Director of the National Choreographic Center in Caen, Normandie. Before coming to New York, Alban spoke with us about his work. Here is the interview.

JANUARY 23, 2017

Photographer Sophie Calle awarded with International Center of Photography's Infinity Awards

By French Culture Arts

The New York–based International Center of Photography, which reopened its museum last spring downtown on the Bowery, announced the 2017 winners of its Infinity Awards. This year’s recipient for art is the photographer and conceptual artist Sophie Calle.

JANUARY 19, 2017

Interview with Cay Sophie Rabinowitz, Curator of "Mathieu Mercier: Neither / Nor" at Osmos Address

By French Culture Arts

On the occasion of the exhibition "Mathieu Mercier: Neither / Nor" at Osmos Address, we talked with Cay Sophie Rabinowitz, curator of the exhibition and founding director and publisher of Osmos Magazine.

JANUARY 18, 2017

Expo Chicago Announces 2017 French Curators | Florence Derieux & Katell Jaffrès

By Laurence Geannopulos

Expo Chicago, the International Exposition of Contemporary and Modern Art, announces Florence Derieux from Centre Pompidou as IN/SITU curator, as well as Katell Jaffrès from Palais de Tokyo for Hors Les Murs Exhibition in partnership with the Institut Français and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the US.