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Various Locations (New England) New England
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Various Locations (New England)
New England
From February through Spring 2015
Higher Education

Les tournées du RIIFF

The Cultural Service of the Consulate General of France in Boston and Flickers: Rhode Island International Film Festival will be touring New England in selected high schools and universities in order to present the festival to the young generation.

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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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National Opera Center 330 7th Ave New York, NY 10001
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National Opera Center
330 7th Ave
New York, NY 10001
Apr 25, 2015 | 1 pm
Books

French Song Master Class: Symbolist Poets

Join us at the National Opera Center for a master class on French mélodies with the celebrated pianist and author Thomas Grubb, where poems of Baudelaire, Verlaine and Mallarmé will be transformed into songs.
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Carnegie Art Museum 424 S C St Oxnard, CA 93030
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Carnegie Art Museum
424 S C St
Oxnard, CA 93030
Apr. 25 | 7 pm
Books

HELENE CARDONA POETRY READING

Apr. 25 – 7 pm. Carnegie Art Museum, Oxnard, CA French author Hélène Cardona and John FitzGerald read from their new books: the award-winning "Dreaming My Animal Selves" and "Favorite Bedtime Stories" at The Arcade Poetry Series.
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Frankel Hall 9601 Oak Pass Road, Beverly Hills 90210
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Frankel Hall
9601 Oak Pass Road, Beverly Hills 90210
April 25, 2015 | 6:45pm
Music

GILLES APAP

Come to the only L.A. recital of world-famous violinist Gilles Apap, at Frankel Hall in Beverly Hills! On April 25th, Gilles Apap will be performing on the violin accompanied by Anastasya Terenkova on the piano, with participation of Evgeny Tonkha on the cello.
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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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Spivey Hall at Clayton State University 2000 Clayton State Boulevard, Morrow, GA, 30260
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Spivey Hall at Clayton State University
2000 Clayton State Boulevard, Morrow, GA, 30260
04/26/2015
Music

Benjamin Grosvernor to perform Chopin, Rameau at Spivey Hall

Young British virtuoso Benjamin Grosvenor will be performing Chopin, Rameau and Sibelius at Clayton State University's Spivey Hall on April 26, 2015.
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Green Mill Lounge 4802 N. Broadway Chicago, IL
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Green Mill Lounge
4802 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL
April 26, 2015 | 3:00 & 7:00 pm
Music

French Poetry Slam Connection 2015

The Ligue de Slam France Champions from Lyons join forces with Chicago’s Speak’Easy Ensemble for the fourth year of Performance Interpretation collaboration that enables audiences to simultaniously comprehend both languages. Come and see the results of this innovative international collaboration organized by Chicago Slam Works.
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Somerville Theatre 55 Davis Square Somerville, MA 02144
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Somerville Theatre
55 Davis Square
Somerville, MA 02144
Sunday, April 26 at 5:45 p.m.
Film, TV & New Media

"King Georges": A Documentary on Chef Georges Perrier

As part of Boston's Independent Film Festival, Erika Frankel's documentary "King Georges" will be screened at the Somerville Theater. This delicious new film tells the story of renowned French chef Georges Perrier, who ran restaurant Le Bec-Fin in Philadelphia until it closed in 2013.

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Museum of Fine Arts 465 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02115
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Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115


Through June 14, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Posters from World War I

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of WWI, this exhibition features fifty wartime posters from the United States and Europe -including select examples from Britain, France, Germany, and Russia.
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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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Lycée International de Boston 45 Matignon Road, Cambridge, MA
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Lycée International de Boston
45 Matignon Road, Cambridge, MA
Monday, April 27 at 6 p.m.
Music

Literature and music: Les Irréguliers read by Patrick Autréaux

French author Patrick Autréaux will read an excerpt in French from his new novel Les Irréguliers at the Lycée International de Boston, accompanied by a cello recital performed by Velleda Miragias.

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All Saints' Episcopal Church 634 W Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30308
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All Saints' Episcopal Church
634 W Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30308
04/27/2015
Music

All Saints’ Episcopal Church presents French organist

Atlanta's All Saints’ Episcopal Church presents a unique concert by French organist Daniel Roth from Paris' St. Sulpice Church.
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CUNY Graduate Center 365 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10016
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CUNY Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10016


April 27, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Patricia Falguières: Politics for the White Cube: The Italian Way

CUNY Graduate Center's Art History Program will invite Patricia Falguières on April 27 for a talk.
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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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French Consulate New York 934 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10021
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French Consulate New York
934 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10021
April 28, 2015 | 6:30 PM
Music

French-American Piano Society's 2015 Spring Benefit Recital

A one-of-a-kind recital celebrating the variety of Creole Piano Music, this recital with Thierry Vaton and Georges Granville will also serve as a fundraising event for the French-American Piano Society.
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Northwestern University Scott 201, The Ripton Room 601 University Place, Evanston, IL 60208
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Northwestern University
Scott 201, The Ripton Room
601 University Place,
Evanston, IL 60208
April 28, 2015 | 12:30 pm
Higher Education

The Trial of Hatred

Join the Department of Political Science and the French Interdiciplinary Group at Northwestern University for a lecture by Professor Marc Crépon: The Trial of Hatred.

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Annenberg Community Beach House 415 Pacific Coast Hwy at Beach Coast Way, Santa Monica CA 90402
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Annenberg Community Beach House
415 Pacific Coast Hwy at Beach Coast Way, Santa Monica CA 90402
April 28, 2015 | 6:30pm
Books

RED HEN PRESS AT ANNENBERG BEACH HOUSE

The Red Hen Press will be at the Annenberg Community Beach House on April 28th at 6:30pm with Gary Dop, Steve Langan, Ramon Garcia, Elena Karina Byrne, and moderated by Hélène Cardona.

Enter the wow zone with four poets whose cutting edge work electrifies!

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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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Texas Tech University 2500 Broadway, Lubbock, TX 79409
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Texas Tech University
2500 Broadway, Lubbock, TX 79409

April 29, 2015
Film, TV & New Media

Special Screening: Blue is the Warmest Color

Blue is the Warmest Color directed by Abdellatif Kechiche, 2013 Cannes Palme D'Or winner will be screened at the Texas Tech University as part of the "Sexism in Cinema: 50 years on the Silver Screen".
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Alliance Française de Los Angeles 10390 Santa Monica Blvd (Suite 120) Los Angeles, CA 90025
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Alliance Française de Los Angeles
10390 Santa Monica Blvd (Suite 120)
Los Angeles, CA 90025
April 29 – 6:30 pm
Books

LITERARY NIGHT

April 29 – 6:30 pm. Alliance française de Los Angeles Presented by writer, journalist and academic, Christophe Rioux, "La Plume de Paon" and "Slow Literature" organizes readings of books by Francophone authors and a roundtable dedicated to Franco-American cultural discussions, focusing on Los Angeles.
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Main Auditorium, UMass Dartmouth 285 Old Westport Road, Dartmouth, MA
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Main Auditorium, UMass Dartmouth
285 Old Westport Road, Dartmouth, MA
Wednesday, April 29 at 4 p.m.
Books

Illustrator Mo Willems talks about his year in France

Writer and illustrator Mo Willems will be at UMass Dartmouth to talk about the year he and his family have just spent in France. This will be the closing event of the month of celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Boivin Center for French Language and Culture.

Famous for his Emmy award-winning writing on Sesame Street and his children's books with cherished characters, such as Knuffle Bunny and The Pigeon, Willems is one of the most influential contributors to children's literature today.

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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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Skirball Cultural Center 2107 N. Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049
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Skirball Cultural Center
2107 N. Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049
April 30, 2015 | 8:00 PM
Music

KEREN ANN

Attend a mesmerizing performance at 8:00pm on April 30th by French singer-songwriter, composer and producer Keren Ann, described as a "Norah Jones for Velvet Underground fans" by the Guardian.
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UCI School of Humanities 243 Humanities Instructional Bldg. Irvine, CA 92697-3150
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UCI School of Humanities
243 Humanities Instructional Bldg.
Irvine, CA 92697-3150
April 30, 2015 ǀ 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Books

THE TRIAL OF HATRED - MARC CREPON

On Thursday, April 30, the French philosopher Professor Marc Crépon will be given a lecture at UC-Irvine Department of European Languages & Studies.
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USC School of Cinematic Arts The Ray Stark Family Theatre, SCA 108 900 West 34th Street Los Angeles, CA 90089
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USC School of Cinematic Arts
The Ray Stark Family Theatre, SCA 108
900 West 34th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90089
04/30/2015
Film, TV & New Media

Special Screening of FLORE

In this inspiring and intensely personal documentary, filmmaker Jean-Albert Lièvre confronts his mother’s Alzheimer’s disease. What begins with a cell phone camera recording the negative effects of drugs, becomes a touching film about hope, about recovering dignity, and ultimately, about a son’s gratitude.
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San Fernando Cathedral, 115 North Main Avenue Main Plaza 115 N. Main Avenue, San Antonio, TX 78205
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San Fernando Cathedral, 115 North Main Avenue
Main Plaza
115 N. Main Avenue, San Antonio, TX 78205
Until 2024
Visual & Performing Arts

San Antonio "The Saga" by Xavier de Richemont

Opening this June, San Antonio will debut “San Antonio I The Saga,” a captivating video art installation on the magnificent façade of San Fernando Cathedral. Created by renowned French Artist, Xavier de Richemont, this 7,000-sq.-ft. projection with custom choreographed music in surround sound will narrate the historical discovery, settlement and development of San Antonio. The projection will continue until 2024.
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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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Cultural Services of the French Embassy 972 Fifth Ave (at 79th Street) New York, NY 10075
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Cultural Services of the French Embassy
972 Fifth Ave (at 79th Street)
New York, NY 10075
May 1, 2015 | 6pm
Visual & Performing Arts

Talk on Dance’s Repertoires: Transmission and Reenactment

In conjunction with Lyon Opera Ballet's presence at the Joyce Theater, the Cultural Services of the French Embassy will hold a talk about dance repertoire, transmission, and reenactment in contemporary choreographic practices.
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Paramount Pictures Studio 5555 Melrose Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90038
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Paramount Pictures Studio
5555 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90038
May 1, 2015 | 1:00pm
Books

LAUREN MARSOLIER

French-born photographer Lauren Marsolier’s monograph “Transition” is out in the US. She will be doing a book-signing at the Paris Photo Fair from 1:00pm to 2:00pm. She creates seemingly real spaces using multiple photographs and diverse fragments of imagery, collected over time from a variety of sources. This book features her carefully crafted photographs.
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Various locations (New England) including Kendall Square Cinema 355 Binney St, Cambridge, MA Check your local listings!
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Various locations (New England)
including Kendall Square Cinema
355 Binney St, Cambridge, MA
Check your local listings!
Released on Friday, May 1
Film, TV & New Media

Dior and I released in New England

Frédéric Tcheng's latest documentary Dior and I delves into the world of the Christian Dior fashion house as it follows the creation of Raf Simons' first collection as Artistic Director over the course of eight weeks in the fall of 2012. This documentary is a realistic insight into the pressure but also loving dedication of the world of fashion, and it also serves as a homage to the seamstresses who serve Simons’ vision.

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Cal Performances First Congregational Church 2345 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
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Cal Performances
First Congregational Church
2345 Channing Way,
Berkeley, CA 94704
May 1, 2015
Music

Cal Performances presents Les Arts Florissants

Cal Performances presents a program by Les Arts Florissants, one of the world's most respected early music groups and currently the Baroque musical ensemble-in-residence at the Theatre de Caen in Caen, France.
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Various Locations (New England) New England
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Various Locations (New England)
New England
From February through Spring 2015
Higher Education

Les tournées du RIIFF

The Cultural Service of the Consulate General of France in Boston and Flickers: Rhode Island International Film Festival will be touring New England in selected high schools and universities in order to present the festival to the young generation.

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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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Fong Auditorium, Boylston Hall 5 Harvard Yard, Cambridge, MA
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Fong Auditorium, Boylston Hall
5 Harvard Yard, Cambridge, MA
Saturday, May 2 from 9 am to 5 pm
Higher Education

On Being Contemporary

Harvard University is organizing a celebration in honor of the retirement of Susan Suleiman in the form of a day of conferences on the theme On Being Contemporary. Susan Suleiman is Professor of the Civilization of France and Professor of Comparative Literature at Harvard University, and used to be Chair of the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures.

PROGRAM
 

9am-10am: Welcoming remarks
Diana Sorensen (Dean of Humanities), Alice Jardine & Christie McDonald (Co-Organizers)

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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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UCLA 330 De Neve Drive Los Angeles, CA 90025
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UCLA
330 De Neve Drive Los Angeles, CA 90025
May 3, 2015 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
French Language

BILINGUAL EDUCATION FAIR

May 3 – 9 am-5 pm. UCLA The first bilingual fair of Los Angeles to help families understand bilingual education. Be sure to reserve your tickets now!
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The Phillips Collection 1600 21st St NW, Washington, DC 20009
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The Phillips Collection
1600 21st St NW, Washington, DC 20009
May 3, 2015 | 4:00 p.m.
Music

A Performance by Quatuor Cambini-Paris at The Phillips Collection

The Cultural Services of the French Embassy, in partnership with The Phillips Collection, present the last performance by the Quatuor Cambini-Paris in their 2015 U.S./Canada tour.  

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Oklahoma City Museum of Art and Houston River Oaks Theater 415 Couch Drive Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73102
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Oklahoma City Museum of Art and Houston River Oaks Theater
415 Couch Drive
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73102
May 3, 2015 I 2:00 PM
Film, TV & New Media

Free Screening of A Cat in Paris

A Cat in Paris is screening as part of the OKCMOA’s Free Family Day, presented by SONIC admission will be on a first-come, first-service basis, May 3rd at 2:00 PM.
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Paramount Pictures Studio 5555 Melrose Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90038
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Paramount Pictures Studio
5555 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90038
May 3, 2015 | 2:00 PM and 3:00 PM
Visual & Performing Arts

PIERRE BISMUTH

Don't miss the opportunity to hear Pierre Bismuth discuss his work as part of Paris Photo LA 2015!
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Museum of Fine Arts 465 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02115
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Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115


Through June 14, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Posters from World War I

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of WWI, this exhibition features fifty wartime posters from the United States and Europe -including select examples from Britain, France, Germany, and Russia.
READ MORE
Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
READ MORE
Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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Theatre Raymond Kabbaz 10361 W. Pico Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90064
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Theatre Raymond Kabbaz
10361 W. Pico Blvd.
Los Angeles CA 90064
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 7:30pm
Visual & Performing Arts

LE POT DE CONFITURE

Theatre Raymond Kabbaz presents "Le Pot de Confiture,” the most performed play of Laurent Mourguet, Guignol’s creator on May 5th at 7:30 pm.
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Albertine Books in French and English Cultural Services of the French Embassy 972 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10075
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Albertine Books in French and English
Cultural Services of the French Embassy
972 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10075
May 5, 2015 | 7 pm
Books

An Anarchist’s Guide to Feminism: Lola Lafon at PEN World Voices Festival

Part of PEN Wolrd Voices Festival, French composer, singer, and writer Lola Lafon will discuss her newly translated novel, feminism, labor movements, and her own political activism and work with underserved youth.
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Various locations including Regal Fenway Stadium 13 & RPX 201 Brookline Avenue, Boston
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Various locations
including Regal Fenway Stadium 13 & RPX
201 Brookline Avenue, Boston
Tuesday, May 5 at 7 p.m.
Film, TV & New Media

Opera at the Cinema : La Fille Mal Gardée

Select cinemas in New England will be screening a performance of Frederick Ashton's The Wayward Daughter (La fille mal gardée) by the British Royal Ballet company. Based on an 1828 French ballet of the same name, this version was choreographed by Frederick Ashton in 1959 and has been a repertory classic ever since. Ashton’s final full-length ballet presents some of his most virtuosic choreography to depict a charming, simple tale, with elements of national folk dance incorporated throughout.

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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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Dertouzos Amphitheatre at the MIT Stata Building 32 Vassar St, Cambridge, MA
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Dertouzos Amphitheatre at the MIT Stata Building
32 Vassar St, Cambridge, MA
Wednesday, May 6th at 7:15 p.m.
Film, TV & New Media

Films on the Green @ MIT

Films on the Green is back at MIT with an exceptional outdoor screening of The Intouchables, box office hit of 2011, on Wednesday, May 6th at 8 p.m. Films on the Green is a free and open French film series that organizes outdoor screenings in parks in the spring and the fall. It began in Boston in 2011 after the successful example set by New York, and is co-presented by the Cultural Service of the French Consulate, MIT France (MISTI) and MIT Global Studies and Languages Department.

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Walt Disney Concert Hall 111 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90012
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Walt Disney Concert Hall
111 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90012
May 6, 2015 | 8:00pm
Music

LES ARTS FLORISSANTS

Les Arts Florissants, a vocal and instrumental ensemble dedicated to performing Baroque music on original instruments, are coming to Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles on May 8, 2015.
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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
READ MORE
Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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New Hampshire Institute of Politics Saint Anselm College 100 Saint Anselm Drive, Manchester, NH
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New Hampshire Institute of Politics
Saint Anselm College
100 Saint Anselm Drive, Manchester, NH

Friday, May 8 at 5:30 p.m.
Higher Education

Café Français du Printemps

Claude Monet, Le Déjeuner sur l'herbe, 1865-1866, Musée d'Orsay, Paris.

Le Café Français is a networking event created by the Consulate and allowing French teachers to meet and discuss their pedagogical practices in a convivial setting. This spring, we want to thank the Franco-American Center at St Anselm's College for welcoming us.

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McCabe's Bar, Santa Monica 2455 Santa Monica Blvd Santa Monica, CA 90405
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McCabe's Bar, Santa Monica
2455 Santa Monica Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90405
May 8, 2015 | 8pm
Music

BEAUSOLEIL AVEC MICHAEL DOUCET

BeauSoleil is a US musical group specialising in Creole music based in Lafayette, Louisiana. They are performing in Santa Monica on Friday, May 8th! Get your tickets now!
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Institute of Contemporary Art - Boston 100 Northern Ave. Boston, MA
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Institute of Contemporary Art - Boston
100 Northern Ave.
Boston, MA
Friday, May 8 at 8 p.m.
Music

Talea Ensemble performs Georges Aperghis' "Happy End"

The New York-based musical ensemble Talea will be performing Happy End, by French composer Georges Aperghis, at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston on Friday, May 8 at 8 p.m.

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Billy Wilder Theater Courtyard Level Hammer Museum 10899 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90024
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Billy Wilder Theater
Courtyard Level
Hammer Museum
10899 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90024

05/08/2015
Film, TV & New Media

Special Screening of RED ROSE

Paris-based writer-director Sepideh Farsi ingeniously employs a single setting to dramatize the vicissitudes of political idealism in intimate and deeply personal ways.
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Richardson Library Room115 2350 N. Kenmore Chicago, IL 60614
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Richardson Library
Room115
2350 N. Kenmore
Chicago, IL 60614
May 8th, 2015
Higher Education

Foucault and The Legacy of The Prisons Information Group (Groupe d'Informations sur les Prisons)

DePaul University is hosting a symposium workshop and a film screening of Sous les Toits followed by a Q&A with French filmmaker Nicolas Drolc to examine the unique nature and history of the Prisons Information Group (Groupe d'Informations sur les Prisons) and to consider its legacy for current struggles.
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Various Locations (New England) New England
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Various Locations (New England)
New England
From February through Spring 2015
Higher Education

Les tournées du RIIFF

The Cultural Service of the Consulate General of France in Boston and Flickers: Rhode Island International Film Festival will be touring New England in selected high schools and universities in order to present the festival to the young generation.

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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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Harlem Stage Gatehouse 150 Convent Avenue (at West 135th Street) New York, NY 10031
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Harlem Stage Gatehouse
150 Convent Avenue (at West 135th Street)
New York, NY 10031
May 9, 2015 | 3 pm
Books

Odile Cazenave at PEN World Voices Festival

Odile Cazenave, professor of French at Boston University and author of Rebellious Women and Afrique sur Seine: A New Generation of African Writers in Paris among others, will take part in one of the panels of the 11th annual PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature.
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Harlem Stage Gatehouse 150 Convent Avenue (at West 135th Street) New York, NY 10031
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Harlem Stage Gatehouse
150 Convent Avenue (at West 135th Street)
New York, NY 10031
May 9, 2015 | 3 pm
Books

Alain Mabanckou at PEN World Voices Festival

Novelist, poet and nonfiction author Alain Mabanckou will be in New York City to take part in the 11th annual PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature.
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Norton Simon Museum 411 W. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA
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Norton Simon Museum
411 W. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA
May 9, 2015 ǀ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Visual & Performing Arts

PICASSO AND INGRES: UNDUE INFLUENCE

On Saturday, May 09, The Norton Simon Museum will connect the neo-classical french artist Jean-August-Dominique Ingres and the most recognizable artist of the 20th century, Pablo Picasso.
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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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Museum of Fine Arts 465 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02115
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Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115


Through June 14, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Posters from World War I

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of WWI, this exhibition features fifty wartime posters from the United States and Europe -including select examples from Britain, France, Germany, and Russia.
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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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Rosenthal Penthouse • Kimmel Center, NYU 60 Washington Square South (at LaGuardia Place) New York, NY 10012
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Rosenthal Penthouse • Kimmel Center, NYU
60 Washington Square South (at LaGuardia Place)
New York, NY 10012
May 13 2015| 6:30 pm
Books

Gala Benefit: A Celebration of Philippe Camus at La Maison Française of NYU

On Wednesday, May 13, La Maison Française (NYU) will hold a Gala Benefit to raise funds for its public program of free lectures, readings, conferences, symposia, art exhibits, concerts, and special events.
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Book Soup 8818 W Sunset Blvd West Hollywood, California 90069
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Book Soup
8818 W Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, California
90069

May 13, 2015 | 7:00 PM
Books

RUINS OF WAR BOOK SIGNING

May 13, 7 PM John Connell discusses and signs his new book Ruins of War, written in Paris and set during World War II, at Book Soup in West Hollywood.
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Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

On October 25, 2014, the shipwreck La Belle will be reconstructed live at the Bullock Museum in the special exhibition, La Belle: The Ship That Changed History. Showcasing the recently conserved hull timbers excavated from the 1686 French shipwreck in Matagorda Bay, this exhibition tells an incredible story through newly edited film footage, rare artifacts, touchpad interactives, and interviews with conservators. Even more extraordinary is the opportunity to watch live as experts reassemble a 600-piece timber jigsaw puzzle into the very vessel that changed history.
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Chicago Cultural Center Claudia Cassidy Theater 2nd Floor North 78 E. Washington St. Chicago, IL 60602
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Chicago Cultural Center
Claudia Cassidy Theater
2nd Floor North
78 E. Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602
May 14, 2015
Film, TV & New Media

Fifth Annual Cinema Q V

As part of the fifth annual Cinema Q V Film Series that celebrates outstanding LGBTQ movies, the film Violette, directed by Martin Provost, will be screened in Chicago.
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Norton Simon Museum 411 W. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA
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Norton Simon Museum
411 W. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA
May 15, 2015 | 5:30pm-7:30pm
Film, TV & New Media

THE LIFE OF EMILE ZOLA

On May 15, the Norton Simon Museum will be screening the 1937 drama, "The Life of Emile Zola", directed by William Dieterle. The film will run from 5:30pm to 7:30pm.
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Various Locations (New England) New England
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Various Locations (New England)
New England
From February through Spring 2015
Higher Education

Les tournées du RIIFF

The Cultural Service of the Consulate General of France in Boston and Flickers: Rhode Island International Film Festival will be touring New England in selected high schools and universities in order to present the festival to the young generation.

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Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, 5th Floor 135 N Grand Ave Los Angeles, CA 90012
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Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, 5th Floor
135 N Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90012
May 17, 2015 | 4:00pm
Music

LE SALON DE MUSIQUES

Le Salon de Musiques presents their eighth concert of the season, with John Walz on the cello and Steven Vanhauwaert on the piano. Introduced by Musicologist Julius REDER CARLSON, the performance will be followed by a Q & A between the audience and the artists, with a reception featuring French Champagne and a Gourmet Buffet catered by Patina.
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Museum of Fine Arts 465 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02115
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Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115


Through June 14, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Posters from World War I

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of WWI, this exhibition features fifty wartime posters from the United States and Europe -including select examples from Britain, France, Germany, and Russia.
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Stanford University Humanities Center Levinthal Hall 424 Santa Teresa Street, Stanford, CA 94305
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Stanford University
Humanities Center
Levinthal Hall
424 Santa Teresa Street,
Stanford, CA 94305
May 18, 2015
Higher Education

What's Wrong With France? By Laurent Cohen-Tanugi, International Lawyer

Mr. Laurent Cohen-Tanugi will prensent his new book, "What's wrong with France?" (Grasset, 2015), in which he focuses on how and why globalization has shaken the core of what historically constituted France's identity and excellence.
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Theatre Raymond Kabbaz 10361 W. Pico Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90064
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Theatre Raymond Kabbaz
10361 W. Pico Blvd.
Los Angeles CA 90064
May 21, 2015 | 7:30pm
Music

IBRAHIM MAALOUF

The musician Ibrahim Maalouf will be performing at the Theatre Raymond Kabbaz on Thursday, May 21 at 7:30pm.
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Various Locations (New England) New England
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Various Locations (New England)
New England
From February through Spring 2015
Higher Education

Les tournées du RIIFF

The Cultural Service of the Consulate General of France in Boston and Flickers: Rhode Island International Film Festival will be touring New England in selected high schools and universities in order to present the festival to the young generation.

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The Getty Villa 17985 Pacific Coast Highway Pacific Palisades, CA 90272
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The Getty Villa
17985 Pacific Coast Highway
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272
11/19/2014 - 08/17/2015
Visual & Performing Arts

THE ROMAN SILVER TREASURE FROM BERTHOUVILLE

This exhibition at the Getty Villa allows viewers to appreciate the Berthouville Treasure in its full splendor and offers new insights about ancient art, technology, religion, and cultural interaction. Starting November 19th, 2014, on view until August 17th, 2015.
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The Frick Collection 1 East 70th St New York, NY 10021
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The Frick Collection
1 East 70th St
New York, NY 10021
April 26, 2015 | 5 PM
Music

Quatuor Cambini to Perform in New York

Le Quatuor Cambini Paris (The Paris Cambini Quartet) will make their New York debut at the Frick Collection and at an RSVP only event in April at the French Consulate in New York as they perform a select series of concerts in North America.
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9/11 Memorial Museum 180 Greenwich Street, New York NY 10006
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9/11 Memorial Museum
180 Greenwich Street, New York NY 10006
May 15, 2014 - May 15, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Stéphane Sednaoui: Search and Rescue at Ground Zero

Over three nights, Sednaoui worked tirelessly along with thousands of other volunteers digging through the wreckage, desperately hoping to find survivors. He had brought along a small Ricoh camera, and in those moments when the workers would pause to listen for sounds that might help them locate a person who might have been trapped beneath a mountain of debris, he would take pictures.
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Indiana University 107 S Indiana Ave Bloomington, IN 47405
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Indiana University
107 S Indiana Ave
Bloomington, IN 47405
Fall 2014 - Spring 2015
Books

World War I: 100 years at IU-Bloomington

To commemorate and explore the impact, importance, and legacy of World War I, Indiana University is hosting a series of events on the IU Bloomington campus during the 2014–15 academic year that include talks, seminars, special exhibitions at the IU Art Museum, and a film series at the IU Cinema.
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Miami Miami, FL
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Miami
Miami, FL
04/20/2015
Film, TV & New Media

Ayiti film series

Save the dates for the upcoming screenings of the Haitian films La Belle Vie: The Good Life and Papa Machete, presented as part of "Ayiti Images traveling film series" program, which will be shown in various venues throughout Southeast Florida in April.
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Bass Museum of Art 2100 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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Bass Museum of Art
2100 Collins Avenue,
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Dec 4, 2014 - May 3, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

One Way: Peter Marino

One Way: Peter Marino is a five-month exhibition composed of some of the most remarkable works from the renowned American architect’s personal art collection. The Bass Museum of Art makes it possible through various mediums, which celebrate the past four decades of Peter Marino’s career in art, architecture, fashion and creative spatial design. Also, discover the French curators, artists and luxury companies who have contributed to this event.
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LACMA 5905 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90036
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LACMA
5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Spring 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

BEQUEST OF FRENCH ART AT LACMA

Select works from Los Angeles-based philanthropist and business leader A. Jerrold Perenchio's promised gift will be on view at LACMA in the spring of 2015, coinciding with the museums 50th anniversary! Mark your calendars for the arrival of celebrated works from Manet, Monet, Degas, Pissarro, Piscasso, and more!
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MoMA 11 West 53 Street New York, NY 10019
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MoMA
11 West 53 Street
New York, NY 10019
December 13, 2014–April 26, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Modern Photographs from the Thomas Walther Collection, 1909–1949

Featuring iconic works by such towering figures as Claude Cahun, Berenice Abbott, André Kertész, along with lesser-known treasures by more than 100 other practitioners, this exhibition presents an exhilarating history, allowing both experts and those less familiar with the medium to understand these photographs in new ways.
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MoMA 11 West 53 Street New York, NY 10019
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MoMA
11 West 53 Street
New York, NY 10019
November 15, 2014 – November 1, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Making Music Modern: Design for Ear and Eye

Drawn entirely from the Museum’s collection, Making Music Modern gathers designs for auditoriums, instruments, and equipment for listening to music, along with posters, record sleeves, sheet music, and animation.
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Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art University of Florida 3259 Hull Road Gainesville, FL 32607
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Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art
University of Florida
3259 Hull Road
Gainesville, FL 32607
Feb 3 - May 24, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Monet and American Impressionism

The Harn Museum of Art presents an exhibition about Monet and American Impressionism, exploring the influence of French Impressionism through paintings and prints by American artists from the 19th century. Come also discover about 5 paintings by Monet which will be on display.
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Museum of Fine Arts 255 Beach Drive N.E. St Petersburg, FL 33701
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Museum of Fine Arts
255 Beach Drive N.E.
St Petersburg, FL 33701
Feb 7 – May 31, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Monet to Matisse

On the occasion of its 50th Anniversary celebration, the Museum of Fine Arts St Petersburg presents the exhibition "Monet to Matisse – On the French Coast," bringing together Impressionist and Modernist works by French artists from public and private collections in North America and Europe.
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Northern Kentucky University Highland Heights, KY
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Northern Kentucky University
Highland Heights, KY
Apr 2 - May 7, 2015
Film, TV & New Media

Tournées Festival of New French Films at Northern Kentucky University

The Tournées Festival of New French Films, a series of six films over six weeks representing the diversity and excitement of contemporary French cinema comes to Northern Kentucky University in spring 2015.
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Menil Collection 1533 Sul Ross St, Houston, TX 77006
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Menil Collection
1533 Sul Ross St, Houston, TX 77006
February 27 - June 14, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Becoming Modern: 19th Century French Drawings

Becoming Modern: Nineteenth-Century French Drawings from The Morgan Library & Museum and the Menil Collection is on view at the Menil Collection, Houston. This exhibition celebrates the remarkable holdings of nineteenth-century French drawings at the Morgan Library & Museum and the Menil Collection, institutions with an ongoing collaboration to foster meaningful conversation about drawing.
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MoMA 11 West 53 Street New York, NY 10019
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MoMA
11 West 53 Street
New York, NY 10019
March 8 – June 7, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Björk at the MoMA

The Museum of Modern Art presents a retrospective of the multifaceted work of composer, musician, and artist Björk. The exhibition draws from more than 20 years of the artist’s daring and adventurous projects and her seven full-length albums—from Debut (1993) to Biophilia (2011)—to chronicle her career through sound, film, visuals, instruments, objects, costumes, and performance.
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Huntsville Museum of Art 300 Church Street South, Huntsville, AL 35801
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Huntsville Museum of Art
300 Church Street South, Huntsville, AL 35801
02/15/2015
Visual & Performing Arts

European painters celebrated at Huntsville Museum of Art

This exhibition features unique pieces from Rembrandt, Rubens, Gainsborough and painters from Europe's Golden Age of Painting.
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Frist Center for the Visual Arts 919 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203
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Frist Center for the Visual Arts
919 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203
01/19/2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Capturing the Old World: "Tina Barney: The Europeans"

A unique exhibit by renowned photographer Tina Barney is on display at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts until May 10.
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New Museum for Contemporary Art 235 Bowery, New York, NY 10002
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New Museum for Contemporary Art
235 Bowery, New York, NY 10002
February 25 - May 24, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

2015 Triennial: Surround Audience

A signature initiative of the New Museum, the Triennial is the only recurring international exhibition in New York City devoted to early-career artists from around the world. The 2015 Triennial titled “Surround Audience” will feature fifty-one artists and artist collectives from over twenty-five countries including France with two artists: Antoine Catala and Renaud Jerez.
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Metropolitan Museum of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY
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Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY
March 2 - May 10, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

The Plains Indians Exhibition: from Paris to New York

Having attracted 176,142 visitors at the Musée du quai Branly in Paris, the exhibition "The Plains Indians" will be continuing with a visit to the Metropolitan Museum of Art after stopping at Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City.
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The Palace Theater 1564 Broadway New York, NY 10036
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The Palace Theater
1564 Broadway
New York, NY 10036
March 13 - November 22, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

An American in Paris: from France to Broadway

An American in Paris, after premiering at the Théâtre du Chatelet in Paris, now heads to Broadway for it's American stage debut. The cherished story of a young artist discovering life and love after the war, has been given a brand new adaptation that promises to present the story afresh for a new generation of audiences, whilst keeping the heart of Gershwin's beloved, witty and elegant musical.
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Frost Art Museum Florida International University 10975 S.W. 17th Street Miami, FL, 33199
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Frost Art Museum
Florida International University
10975 S.W. 17th Street
Miami, FL, 33199
Feb 14-Apr 26, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Mónica Bengoa: Exercices de Style

The Frost Art Museum presents an exhibition of Chilean artist Mónica Bengoa entitled "Exercices de Style / Exercises in Style"
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Central Park Scholar's Gate Grand Army Plaza New York, NY
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Central Park Scholar's Gate
Grand Army Plaza
New York, NY
March 3 - August 30, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Tatiana Trouvé Creates an Artwork for the Entrance of Central Park

Public Art Fund announces that French-based artist Tatiana Trouvé is designing a new artwork especially for the entrance of Central Park. This artwork, Desire Lines, will conceptually map the hundreds of paths the park encloses from March 3 through August 30.
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Texas Tech University 2500 Broadway, Lubbock, TX 79409
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Texas Tech University
2500 Broadway, Lubbock, TX 79409

March 26 - April 10, 2015
Film, TV & New Media

Tournées Festival at Texas Tech University

Texas Tech University is one of the lucky grantees of the Tournées Festival grant. The university will organize a festival from March 26 to April 10, 2015. The program underwrites the screening of five contemporary French language films, as well as one classic. All screenings are free and open to the public.
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Joyce Theater 175 Eighth Avenue New York, NY 10011
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Joyce Theater
175 Eighth Avenue
New York, NY 10011
April 29 - May 03, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Lyon Opera Ballet in New York

Lyon Opera Ballet will tour the U.S. from April 16 to May 3, stopping by Seattle and Ann Arbor before concluding in New York.
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A Noise Within 3352 East Foothill Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91107
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A Noise Within
3352 East Foothill Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91107
March 1st - May 10th, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

FIGARO ADAPTED BY CHARLES MOREY

L.A.'s critically acclaimed classical repertory theatre company, "A Noise Within" continues its 2014-2015 season with "The Marriage of Figaro." The adaptation, by Charles Morey, was named a Critics’ Pick” by The New York Times, while Associated Press loved its “gleeful fun!” Playing March 1st-May 10th in Pasadena.
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Norton Simon Museum 411 W. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA
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Norton Simon Museum
411 W. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA
03/27/2015-06/22/2015
Visual & Performing Arts

MASTERPIECES FROM THE MUSÉE D’ORSAY

Starting March 27, the Norton Simon Museum in Pasadena will present an installation of three paintings from the Musée d'Orsay's art collection by Manet, Whistler and Cézanne. The installation will be featured until June 22nd.
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Paramount Pictures Studio 5555 Melrose Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90038
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Paramount Pictures Studio
5555 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90038
May 1-3, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

PARIS PHOTO LOS ANGELES

The Paris Photo Los Angeles Art Fair is back at the Paramount Pictures Studio from May 1st to May 3rd! For the 3rd year, 79 exhibitors from 18 countries will show their best work. Discover 8 exhibitors and 18 artists from France, talk and screening with Pierre Bismuth, special exhibition of François Fontaine's work, book signing of Lauren Marsolier...
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McNay Art Museum 6000 N New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX 78209
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McNay Art Museum
6000 N New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX 78209

February 18 - May 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Rodin to Warhol: 60th Anniversary Gifts and Recent Acquisitions

"Rodin to Warhol" is an exhibit at the McNay Art Museum in San Antonio from February 18th to May 17th. Among the diverse works are French sculptures of the late 19th century, European and American prints and drawings from the 19th century to the present, American paintings after World War II, and 20th-century scene and costume designs.
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Albany Museum of Art 311 Meadowlark Dr, Albany, GA 31707
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Albany Museum of Art
311 Meadowlark Dr, Albany, GA 31707
01/22/2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Henri Cartier-Bresson in "Shades of Gray" Exhibit

The Albany Museum of Art presents 50 works from the permanent collection, ranging from the early days of the museum's collections to recent acquisitions. Featuring works by Henri Cartier-Bresson.
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Jules Maeght Gallery 149 Gough St. San Francisco, CA, USA
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Jules Maeght Gallery
149 Gough St.
San Francisco, CA, USA
March 7, 2015 - May 9, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Painting is the Pattern - Pierre Roy-Camille / Zio Ziegler at the Jules Maeght Gallery

The Jules Maeght Gallery in San Francisco presents "Painting is the Pattern - Pierre Roy-Camille / Zio Ziegler ", featuring commissioned new work by two emerging young artists: Pierre Roy-Camille from Paris and Zio Ziegler from San Francisco.
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American Folk Art Museum 2 Lincoln Square, New York, NY
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American Folk Art Museum
2 Lincoln Square,
New York, NY
March 26 - July 5, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

When The Curtain Never Comes Down at the American Folk Art Museum

The American Folk Art Museum will present the exhibition When the Curtain Never Comes Down featuring works by French self-taught art brut artists.
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de Young Museum Fine Arts Museums San Francisco, CA 94121
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de Young Museum
Fine Arts Museums
San Francisco, CA 94121
March 7, 2015 - May 31, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Botticelli to Braque: Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland

The San Francisco Fine Arts Museum presents a selection of French artists' masterpieces at the exhibition "Botticelli to Braque: Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland" showcased at the Legion of Honor.
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New York City // Several Locations New York, NY
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New York City // Several Locations
New York, NY
May 6, 2015 | May 9, 2015
Books

Boubacar Boris Diop at PEN World Voices Festival

Senegalese novelist, journalist, and screenwriter Boubacar Boris Diop will be in New York City to take part in the 11th annual PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature.
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New York City // Several Locations New York, NY
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New York City // Several Locations
New York, NY
May 6, 2015 | May 7, 2015
Books

Achille Mbembe at PEN World Voices Festival

Achille Mbembe, research professor in history and politics at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, and visiting professor in the Department of Romance Studies, Duke University, will participate in two panels at the 11th annual PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature.
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New York City // Several Locations New York, NY
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New York City // Several Locations
New York, NY
May 8, 2015 | May 9, 2015
Books

Jean-Christophe Rufin at PEN World Voices Festival

The award-winning author Jean-Christophe Rufin, doctor, historian, novelist, and the former French ambassador to Senegal and Gambia, will participate to the 11th annual PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature.
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New York City // Several Locations New York, NY
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New York City // Several Locations
New York, NY
May 7, 2015 | May 9, 2015
Books

Ananda Devi at PEN World Voices Festival

Mauritian Writer Ananda Devi, one of the major literary voices of the Indian Ocean, will be in New York City to take part in the 11th annual PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature.
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Empire Polo Club 81-800 Avenue 51 Indio, CA 92201
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Empire Polo Club
81-800 Avenue 51
Indio, CA 92201
March 7 - May 25, 2015
Music

DAVID GUETTA

French DJ David Guetta who will be in Las Vegas and California for various concerts, including Coachella this coming March, April, and May as part of his 2015 tour.
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Empire Polo Club 81-800 Avenue 51 Indio, CA 92201
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Empire Polo Club
81-800 Avenue 51
Indio, CA 92201
April 12 & 19, 2015 at Coachella, April 30, 2015 in Las Vegas
Music

MARTIN SOLVEIG

French DJ Martin Solveig will tour the Southwest this spring. Don't miss him at Coachella (April 12 and 19) or at Surrender Wynn Las Vegas (April 25).
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MAD Museum 2 Columbus Circle New York, NY 10019
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MAD Museum
2 Columbus Circle
New York, NY 10019
March 31 - Aug 30, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Ralph Pucci: The Art of the Mannequin at MAD Museum

Ralph Pucci: The Art of the Mannequin is the first museum exhibition to explore the work of renowned designer Ralph Pucci.
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The Museum of the City of New York 1220 5th Ave, New York, NY 10029
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The Museum of the City of New York
1220 5th Ave, New York,
NY 10029
Feb 25 - July 19, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Everything Is Design: The Work of Paul Rand at the Museum of the City of New York

The Museum of the City of New York announces Everything is Design: The Work of Paul Rand, showcasing the nearly six-decade career of American graphic design Paul Rand.
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Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum 25 Evans Way Boston, MA
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Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
25 Evans Way
Boston, MA
Through September 7th
Visual & Performing Arts

Jean-Michel Othoniel: Secret Flower Sculptures at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

After his tenure as Artist-in-Residence at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in 2011, celebrated French artist Jean-Michel Othoniel, world-renowned for his monumental blown-glass sculptures, returns with an exhibition of new works of sculpture, drawing and photography entitled Secret Flower Sculptures.

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Various Locations (California and Nevada) 81-800 Avenue 51, Indio, CA 92201
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Various Locations (California and Nevada)
81-800 Avenue 51, Indio, CA 92201
April 1 - 30, 2015
Music

FRENCH MUSIC IN APRIL

With festival season swiftly coming upon us, over a dozen top French and Francophone musicians (including Stromae, Yelle, Madeon, Christine and the Queens debut and David Guetta) are coalescing upon the Southwest to play during the month of April. This month goes without precedent for the sheer number of Francophone concerts that will take place from April 2nd to 30th.
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California Venues 433 W 8th St, Los Angeles, CA 90014
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California Venues
433 W 8th St, Los Angeles, CA 90014
May 12th, 13th, 16th, 20th, 23rd, 24th | various times
Music

DAMIEN SANGALLY

Damien Sangally is a French artist who will be on tour on the West Coast during the month of May to promote his new single "Ride." Dates and venues vary!
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New York City // Several Locations New York, NY
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New York City // Several Locations
New York, NY
May 7, 2015 | May 9, 2015
Books

Véronique Tadjo at PEN World Voices Festival

Writer, academic, artist, and scholar Véronique Tadjo will participate to the 11th annual PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature.
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Virginia Museum of Fine Arts 200 N. Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220
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Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
200 N. Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220
March 21 to June 21, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Van Gogh, Manet, and Matisse: The Art of the Flower

The Cultural Services of the French Embassy are pleased to support this exhibition on view at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) from March 21 to June 21, 2015. Dr. Mitchell Merling agreed to answer a few questions regarding his participation as co-curator of this exhibit.
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Amherst Cinema 28 Amity St, Amherst, MA
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Amherst Cinema
28 Amity St, Amherst, MA
Sunday, March 15 through Tuesday, April 28
Film, TV & New Media

Jean-Luc Godard spring series at Amherst Cinema

Amherst Cinema will give pride of place to major French director Jean-Luc Godard with the screening of five of his cult classics.

Contempt (Le mépris)

Sunday, March 15 at 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 17 at 7:00 p.m.

Alphaville (Alphaville: une étrange aventure de Lemmy Caution)

Sunday, March 22 at 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 24 at 7:00 p.m.

Breathless (A bout de souffle)

Sunday, March 29 at 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 31 at 7:00 p.m.

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Miami Ironside 7520 NE 4 th Court, Miami FL
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Miami Ironside
7520 NE 4 th Court, Miami FL
March 14 – May 8, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Pierre–Elie de Pibrac at Art Lexïng

ART LEXÏNG presents a solo exhibition 'In Situ', by the French photographer Pierre-Elie de Pibrac.
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The Drawing Center 35 Wooster street, 10013, NY
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The Drawing Center
35 Wooster street,
10013, NY
April 10 - June 28, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Portraits from the École des Beaux-Arts Paris at The Drawing Center

The Drawing Center will present, from April 10 through June 28, Portraits from the École des Beaux-Arts Paris, an exhibition that explores four hundred years of portrait drawings from live models.
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MiamiBeachSoundscape 500 17 Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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MiamiBeachSoundscape
500 17 Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139
April 2-30, 2015
Film, TV & New Media

Films on the beach 2015

Films on the Beach returns this Spring
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University of Michigan Museum of Art 525 South State Street Ann Arbor 48109-1354
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University of Michigan Museum of Art
525 South State Street
Ann Arbor 48109-1354
May 2 - August 9, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Sophie Calle: North Pole

This multifaceted installation, consisting of video, photographs, and a light box, documents moments of French conceptual artist Sophie Calle's journey to fulfill her mother's unrealized dream to visit North Pole.
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The Drawing Center 35 Wooster street, 10013, NY
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The Drawing Center
35 Wooster street,
10013, NY
April 10 - June 28, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Abdelkader Benchamma: Representation of Dark Matter

French artist Abdelkader Benchamma is invited by the Drawing Center to create a site-specific wall drawing in The Drawing Center’s main stairwell.
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UTA Screening Room 9336 Civic Center Drive Beverly Hills, CA 90210
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UTA Screening Room
9336 Civic Center Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
April 30 - May 4, 2015
Film, TV & New Media

DANCE MEDIA FILM FESTIVAL

Many French directors’ films are being featured at the 14th Annual Dance Media Film Festival, which runs from April 30th to May 5th. Come see the West Coast premiere of Dancing is Living: Benjamin Millepied by French director Louis Wallecan, as well as Jiri Kylian: Forgotten Memories by directors Don Kent and Christian Dumais-Lvowski, and Natalianne Boucher’s film Continuum.
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The New School/Parsons School of Design: John L. Tishman Auditorium 66 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10011
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The New School/Parsons School of Design: John L. Tishman Auditorium
66 5th Avenue,
New York, NY 10011
April 30 - May 1, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Double Jack at the New School/Parsons School of Design

On April 30 and May 1, Thierry Micouin will present his lastest work Double Jack, as part of the tenth edition of La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival.
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West Newton Cinema 1296 Washington Street West Newton, MA 02465
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West Newton Cinema
1296 Washington Street
West Newton, MA 02465
Sunday, March 22 through Friday, May 8
Film, TV & New Media

Belmont World Film Festival in Newton

This year, the Belmont World Film Festival, held every March, will feature two new French releases.

The Belmont World Film Festival aims to promote cross-cultural understanding through film screenings accompanied by discussions, cultural performances, and ethnic cuisine, on the premise that foreign-language films can not only be a vehicle for hearing another language in action, but can also foster an understanding of other cultures.

The Finishers (De toutes nos forces) - Nils Tavernier, 2014

Sunday, April 19 at 7 p.m.

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Film Society of Lincoln Center 144 West 65th Street New York, NY
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Film Society of Lincoln Center
144 West 65th Street
New York, NY
April 10-26, 2015
Film, TV & New Media

Agnès Varda in New York for Art of the Real

Join the 2nd edition of Art of the Real at the Film Society of Lincoln Center for the Agnès Varda Retrospective titled The Actualities of Agnès Varda. Art of the Real will present many of the filmmaker's work in the context of her career-long focus on merging fact and fiction, from April 10 through April 26, 2015.
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Boston Symphony Hall 301 Massachusetts Ave, Boston
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Boston Symphony Hall
301 Massachusetts Ave, Boston
Thursday, April 23 through Tuesday, April 28
Music

World-acclaimed pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet plays with the BSO

The Boston Symphony Orchestra will be joined for five performances by award-winning French pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet.

A series of four performances (April 23, 24, 25 and 28) will consist in a program of Ravel, Mozart and Adès pieces, conducted by Boston Symphony Orchestra Conductor Emeritus Bernard Haitink.

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Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center 144 W 65th St New York, NY 10133
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Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center
144 W 65th St
New York, NY 10133
April 10 - 26, 2015
Film, TV & New Media

2nd Edition of Art of the Real

Join the 2nd edition of Art of the Real at the Film Society of Lincoln Center for the screenings of Alain Cavalier's Le Paradis, Jean Eustache's Une Sale Histoire and René Vautier's Africa 50.
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Norton Simon Museum 411 W. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA
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Norton Simon Museum
411 W. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA
March 25 - June 22, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

TETE-A-TETE: MASTERS OF TOMORROW

The Norton Simon Museum and the Musée d’Orsay will present an installation of three paintings from the Musée d’Orsay’s renowned collection of Impressionist art, in the spring of 2015 (March 27 – June 22), with simultaneous exhibitions in Pasadena and Paris.
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Fort Mason Center Southside Theatre Building D, 2 Marina Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94123
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Fort Mason Center
Southside Theatre
Building D,
2 Marina Blvd,
San Francisco, CA 94123
April 16, 2015 - April 26, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Fanny, by French playwright Marcel Pagnol

GenerationTheatre premières a new production of Fanny written by famous French playwright, Marcel Pagnol.
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Paul Kasmin Gallery 515 West 27th Street, New York, NY
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Paul Kasmin Gallery
515 West 27th Street,
New York, NY
March 26 - May 2, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Les Lalanne at Paul Kasmin Gallery

Paul Kasmin Gallery presents Les Lalanne, an exhibition of works by Claude and François-Xavier Lalanne, in a collaboration with landscape architect Madison Coxon. The exhibition is on view at 515 West 27th Street from March 26 – May 2, 2015.
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French Cultural Center 53 Marlborough St, Boston, MA
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French Cultural Center
53 Marlborough St,
Boston, MA

Through Monday, May 4
Higher Education

Louis Pasteur exhibition at the French Cultural Center

Pioneer microbiologist Louis Pasteur (1822-1895) will be given pride of place for the French Cultural Center's April exhibition, entitled Louis Pasteur and the Evolution of Vaccine. It will run from April 1st to May 4th. Held in honor of World Immunization Week (the last week of April), the exhibition will present historical photographs which showcase Pasteur's life and work.

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Team (gallery, inc.) 83 Grand St, New York, NY 10013
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Team (gallery, inc.)
83 Grand St,
New York, NY 10013
March 29 - April 26, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Where is Rocky II? at Team (gallery, inc.)

Team (gallery, inc.) will present Where is Rocky II? Trailer-Teaser, a solo show of Brussels-based, French artist Pierre Bismuth. The exhibition will run from 29 March through 26 April 2015.
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Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center 144 W 65th St New York, NY 10133
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Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center
144 W 65th St
New York, NY 10133
Friday, April 17, 2015
Film, TV & New Media

Eric Rohmer’s Comedies and Proverbs Cycle

Join the Film Society of Lincoln Center as it will be celebrated French filmmaker Eric Rohmer with a six-film spotlight in April, coinciding with a two-week exclusive run of a new digital restoration of the director's 1984 film, Full Moon in Paris.
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Capri Theatre 1045 E. Fairview Ave, Montgomery, AL 36106
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Capri Theatre
1045 E. Fairview Ave, Montgomery, AL 36106
04/24/2015
Film, TV & New Media

Award-winning film "Timbuktu" coming to Capri Theatre (AL)

"Timbuktu", by Mauritanian film director Abderrahmane Sissako, will be screened at Montogmery's Capri Theatre for a limited time only.
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Senior & Shopmaker Gallery 210 Eleventh Avenue, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10001
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Senior & Shopmaker Gallery
210 Eleventh Avenue, 8th Floor,
New York, NY 10001
April 9 - May 30, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Vera Molnar: Regarding the Infinite

Senior & Shopmaker is pleased to present a selection of works on paper from a 37-year period constituting Molnar’s first one-person show in New York.
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Bechtler Museum of Modern Art 420 South Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202
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Bechtler Museum of Modern Art
420 South Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202


02/27/2015
Visual & Performing Arts

"The Art books of Henri Matisse" exhibited at Betchler Museum

Best known for the expressive color and form of his Fauvist style, Henri Matisse - one of the most revolutionary and influential artist of the early 20th century - is exhibited at the Betchler Museum of Modern Art.
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Chicago Symphony Orchestra 220 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60604
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Chicago Symphony Orchestra
220 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60604
May 3 - 23, 2015
Music

French Music Festival at Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) presents the French Reveries & Passions Festival. Guest conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen leads the CSO in three weeks of programs that focus on symphonic and operatic repertoire by Ravel, Debussy and Messiaen. The three-week festival also includes recitals by two young French pianists, an evening of jazz by French artists, chamber music performed by CSO musicians and the CSO’s Judson and Joyce Green Creative Consultant Yo-Yo Ma, a performance by the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, and a public discussion between the CSO’s Creative Director of Beyond The Score® Gerard McBurney and the Art Institute of Chicago’s David and Mary Winton Green curator and Impressionist expert Gloria Groom.
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Miami Miami, FL
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Miami
Miami, FL
April 11, 17, 18, 2015
Music

FLAFRA: The Savoy-Doucet Cajun Band & Adrien Moignard

FLAFRA highlights two francophone bands: The Savoy-Doucet Cajun Band
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Miami Beach miami Beach FL
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Miami Beach
miami Beach FL
April 2-30, 2015
Film, TV & New Media

FLAFRA: Jean Cocteau

Discover three classics by Jean Cocteau as FLAFRA celebrates the art of a multi-talented cinematic artist.
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Georgia World Congress Center 285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30303
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Georgia World Congress Center
285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30303
04/26/2015
Visual & Performing Arts

GuidiGO : Introducing a new museum-going experience at Atlanta 2015 MuseumExpo

During the 2015 MuseumExpo - the world's largest annual conference and tradeshow for museum professionals - taking place in Atlanta this month, GuidiGO, a French/American company based in Paris and New York, will introduce its innovative technology focused on the museum to exhibitors and visitors.
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New World Center 500 17th St, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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New World Center
500 17th St, Miami Beach, FL 33139
April 29, 2015, 8pm
Music

Les Arts Florissants

The Miami Bach Society brings Les Arts Florissants to Miami for their first concert ever in Florida.
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Washington, DC Washington, DC USA
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Washington, DC
Washington, DC USA
April 16 - 26, 2015
Film, TV & New Media

Announcing the 29th edition of Filmfest DC

The Cultural Services of the French Embassy support Filmfest DC, the Washington, DC International Film Festival, now in its 29th edition. Committed to bringing a taste of international cinema to the District, this year's events will feature a two-film screening on April 24 at the Embassy of France.
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Sunset Pacific Motel 4301 West Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles 90029
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Sunset Pacific Motel
4301 West Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles 90029
April 26 - May 10, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

PROJECTION BY VINCENT LAMOUROUX

French artist Vincent Lamouroux will transform Siver Lake's deserted and derelict Sunset Pacific Motel into a temporary and ephemeral art installation. Opening of this project supported by Institut Francais on Sunday April 26. Do not miss it!
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Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center 144 W 65th St New York, NY 10133
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Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center
144 W 65th St
New York, NY 10133
April 29 – May 4, 2015
Film, TV & New Media

I Put a Spell On You: The Films of Bertrand Bonello

Join the Film Society of Lincoln Center for a complete retrospective of French filmmaker Bertrand Bonello. The retrospective will include a sneak-preview presentation of his latest film, Saint Laurent.
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Albertine Books 972 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10075
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Albertine Books
972 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10075
April 2, 2015
Books

ONLINE EVENTS AT ALBERTINE BOOKSHOP

Each month, Albertine Books, located within the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in New York, hosts a number of lively events with visiting authors and other personalities whose work is in some way related to French Culture. Don't miss their exciting program of live streamed events.
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Hans Weisshaar / Weisshaar Musical Instruments 627 N. Larchmont Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90046
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Hans Weisshaar / Weisshaar Musical Instruments
627 N. Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90046
May 1-9, 2015
Music

CONTEMPORARY BOWS

May 1-9, 2015 - Hans Weisshaar - 627 N. Larchmont Blvd 5th Annual Hans Weisshaar International Selling Exhibition of Contemporary Bows for Violin, Viola, and Cello. Try out and compare bows from over 25 of the world's finest makers in one location, including bows crafted by 9 award-wining French bow makers and 2 from Canada.
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Muriel Guépin Gallery 83 Orchard Street New York, NY 10002
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Muriel Guépin Gallery
83 Orchard Street
New York, NY 10002
April 4 - May 3, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

No Woman No Cry at Muriel Guépin Gallery

Muriel Guépin Gallery presents No Woman, No Cry, a group exhibit featuring French artist Anne Mourier who shows her Long Boxes series.
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Frieze New York 20 Randalls Island New York, NY 10035
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Frieze New York
20 Randalls Island
New York, NY 10035
May 15 - 17, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

French Galleries at Frieze New York

From May 15 to 17, New York welcomes Frieze Art Fair. This fair gathers numerous international galleries including several French ones.
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Fiaf, Florence Gould Hall 55 East 59th Street New York, NY 10022
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Fiaf, Florence Gould Hall
55 East 59th Street
New York, NY 10022
April 7 – May 26, 2015
Film, TV & New Media

FIAF Presents CinéSalon: Haute Couture on Film

Join the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) for the CinéSalon series Haute Couture on Film, every Tuesday from April 7th to May 26th, 2015 at 4 & 7.30 p.m.
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Allan Stone Projects 535 W 22nd St, 3rd Floor NY 10011, New York
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Allan Stone Projects
535 W 22nd St, 3rd Floor
NY 10011, New York
March 26 - June 6, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Arman and César at Allan Stone Projects

Allan Stone Projects presents Arman and César, an exhibition which highlights significant works by two of the most prominent artists of the French artist group, Nouveau Réalisme.
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Metropolitan Museum of Art (Gallery 913 & Roof Garden) 1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY
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Metropolitan Museum of Art (Gallery 913 & Roof Garden)
1000 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY
April 27 - Nov 1, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Two Works by Pierre Huyghe at the Met

This spring and summer, French conceptual artist Pierre Huyghe (born 1962, Paris) will present two new works at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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Multiple Locations San Francisco, CA.
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Multiple Locations
San Francisco, CA.
April 23, 2015 - May 7, 2015
Film, TV & New Media

58th San Francisco International Film Festival

SFIFF is an extraordinary showcase of cinematic discovery and innovation in one of the country's most beautiful cities, featuring some 150 films and live events with more than 100 filmmakers in attendance and nearly two dozen awards presented for excellence in film craft. Many French films and French co-productions are part of the program this year!
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Joe's Pub 425 Lafayette St New York, NY 10003
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Joe's Pub
425 Lafayette St
New York, NY 10003
April 28 - 29, 2015
Music

Benjamin Clementine in New York

A rising talent, singer-songwriter Benjamin Clementine will perform two nights in New York at the end of April.
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Museum of Fine Arts, West Newton Cinema, Kendall Square Cinema 465 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA
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Museum of Fine Arts, West Newton Cinema, Kendall Square Cinema
465 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA
Several screenings: Thursday, April 30 to Monday, May 11
Film, TV & New Media

Two French Films at the National Center for Jewish Film's festival

This year, the National Center for Jewish Film will be screening two French films as part of its annual festival: Jean-Jaques Zilbermann's To Life (A la vie) and François Margolin's The Art Dealer (L'Antiquaire).

For more information on this festival, please click here.

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Le Laboratoire Cambridge 650 East Kendall St. Cambridge, MA
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Le Laboratoire Cambridge
650 East Kendall St.
Cambridge, MA
Through Sunday, August 16
Visual & Performing Arts

Memory: Witness of the Unimaginable at Le Laboratoire Cambridge

Art and design center Le Laboratoire Cambridge will be holding its 19th exhibition, or experiment, from Friday, April 17 to Sunday, August 16. Entitled Memory: Witness of the Unimaginable, this exhibition aims to explore the strong sensorial relationship between memory, scent and sound. This sensorial art experience involving multiple rituals of scent and sound explores the possibilities of awakening memory through non-representational art forms.

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Pyo Gallery LA 1100 S. Hope Street SUITE 105 LOS ANGELES, CA 90015
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Pyo Gallery LA
1100 S. Hope Street
SUITE 105 LOS ANGELES, CA 90015
April 23 - June 6, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

RE/CONSTRUCTED

PYO Gallery LA is pleased to present re/Constructed, a group exhibition, curated by Corinne Chaix.
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Hans Weisshaar / Weisshaar Musical Instruments 627 N. Larchmont Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90046
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Hans Weisshaar / Weisshaar Musical Instruments
627 N. Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90046
May 1, 2015
Music

HANS WEISSHAAR

French and Canadian bow makers will exhibit their crafts at the Hans Weisshaar Exhibition this month in Los Angeles! Discover the beautiful work of Master Bowmakers
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Festival Kickoff 9336 Civic Center Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
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Festival Kickoff
9336 Civic Center Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
April 30, 2015 | 6:30pm
Visual & Performing Arts

DANCE CAMERA WEST

Benjamin Millepied's documentary Dancing Is Living will premiere on the West Coast as part of the Dance Camera West Festival in Los Angeles.
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Les Figues Press Los Angeles
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Les Figues Press
Los Angeles
May 13, 2015
Books

GUANTANAMO

Frank Smith's Guantanamo, translated from the French by Vanessa PIace, was long listed for the 2015 PEN Award for Poetry in Translation, which rewards book-length translations of poetry into English.
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Fabien Castanier Gallery 2919 La Cienega Blvd, Culver City, 90232
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Fabien Castanier Gallery
2919 La Cienega Blvd,
Culver City, 90232
May 2 - June 6, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

SPEEDY GRAPHITO/ ARTIFICIAL PARADISE

Fabien Castanier Gallery is proud to present Artificial Paradise, a solo exhibition by Speedy Graphito. Speedy Graphito returns to Los Angeles for his first solo exhibition of 2015, presenting new work which takes a critical look at contemporary consumer culture. The opening reception for the gallery will take place on Saturday, May 2nd from 6:00pm-9:00pm.
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Multiple Locations Chicago, IL
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Multiple Locations
Chicago, IL

April 23 - May 1, 2015
Higher Education

French Innovation Week @ Chicago

The 2nd Annual French Innovation Week will take place April 23rd through May 1st, 2015 with a variety of events throughout Chicago that showcase the best of French science, technology and innovation.
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The Arts Club of Chicago & The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, IL
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The Arts Club of Chicago & The Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL
May 22 - August 13, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Jean-Luc Mylayne: Mutual Regard

The Art Institute of Chicago joins forces with The Arts Club of Chicago to host a pair of exhibitions featuring the work of French artist Jean-Luc Mylayne . The shows unite inside and outside, nature and culture, and bring together again two Chicago institutions that have deep historical ties. Further connecting the twin exhibitions is a third element, a public building in Millennium Park’s Lurie Garden featuring a 30-foot-long photographic fresco covering its entire ceiling.
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University of Michigan Power Center Mainstage 121 Fletcher Street Ann Arbor, MI 48109
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University of Michigan
Power Center Mainstage
121 Fletcher Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
April 24 - 26, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Lyon Opera Ballet: Cinderella

The astonishingly original and magical production of Maguy Marin's Cinderella unfolds with a dreamlike quality, a vision of childhood without sentimentality but with affectionate insight.
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The McLoughlin Gallery 49 Geary Street, Suite 200 San Francisco, CA 94108
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The McLoughlin Gallery
49 Geary Street, Suite 200
San Francisco, CA 94108
April 24, 2015 - May 30, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Jerome Lucani: La Peau de la Mer

La Peau de la Mer, by Jérôme Lucani, is a new and intriguing exhibition that explores how art is present in nature and, subsequently, can be a form of inspiration to us all.
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Fort Mason Center 2 Marina Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94123
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Fort Mason Center
2 Marina Blvd,
San Francisco, CA 94123
May 21, 2015 - June 7, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

San Francisco International Arts Festival 2015

San Francisco International Arts Festival 2015 will include visual arts exhibits and installations and 150 dance, music and theatre performances by more than 60 artists and ensembles representing the Bay Area and 16 different countries. French artists will be part of the program this year.
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Museum of Performance + Design 893B Folsom St. San Francisco, CA.
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Museum of Performance + Design
893B Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA.
April 16, 2015 - June 20, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

Latifa Medjdoub: Sublimated Masks

The Museum of Performance + Design continues its exploration of the body in performance with Latifa Medjdoub: Sublimated Masks, an exhibition of costumes and fiber sculptures created by French artist Latifa Medjdoub for the revival of Jean Genet's play The Balcony by Collected Works in February 2015, in San Francisco.
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Legion of Honor Lincoln Park 100 34th Avenue San Francisco, CA 94121
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Legion of Honor
Lincoln Park
100 34th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94121
March 14, 2015 - July 19, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

High Style: The Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection, on Show at the San Francisco Legion of Honor

Gowns, accessories, and other looks by the most influential designers of the last one hundred years—including Chanel, Givenchy, Dior, and Charles James—trace the evolution of fashion in the 20th century. See this exclusive West Coast presentation from the Brooklyn Museum’s distinguished costume collection.
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Paramount Pictures Studio 5555 Melrose Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90038
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Paramount Pictures Studio
5555 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90038
May 1-3, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

FRANCOIS FONTAINE

From May 1 to May 3, discover François Fontaine's exhibition "Silenzio ! Mémoires de cinéma", as part of Paris Photo Los Angeles.
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Paramount Pictures Studio 5555 Melrose Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90038
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Paramount Pictures Studio
5555 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90038
May 1-3, 2015
Visual & Performing Arts

FRENCH GALLERIES PARIS PHOTO LA

May 1-3 Discover the work of 8 French galleries as part of Paris Photo Los Angeles 2015.
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New Beverly Cinema 7165 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
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New Beverly Cinema
7165 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
04/29/2015 - 04/30/2015
Film, TV & New Media

Special screenings of LA FEMME NIKITA & THE PROFESSIONAL

The New Beverly Cinema presents La Femme Nikita and The Professional directed by Luc Besson. Buy tickets here http://www.samuelgoldwynfilms.com/
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