JULY 31, 2017

New Reads for Kids

By French Culture Arts

A number of exciting new books for children have recently been translated and published into English! See below for some of our favorites.

FEBRUARY 14, 2017

Démos: Philharmonie de Paris enlarges access to culture

By French Culture Arts

Launched in 2010 by the Philharmonie of Paris, DEMOS is an initiative aiming to give access to musical and orchestral education to children coming from rural and low-income communities.

JANUARY 18, 2017

Oh Boy! in the press

By French Culture Arts

Following the U.S. premiere of Oh Boy! on Broadway, at the Duke on 42nd Street presented by the New Victory Theater, French newspaper Le Monde published an article about the fabulous adventure of director Olivier Letellier's production, translated into English and performed by American actor Matthew Brown.

JANUARY 12, 2017

List of Animated TV Series Available for Kids on VOD platforms

By FRENCH CULTURE FILM

Here is a list of some of the best animated TV series available for kids on VOD platforms in the U.S. From famous Heidi, Zorro and Yakari to new characters SamSam and Inami, you’ll find something for all ages!

DECEMBER 2, 2016

The Teens Library

By Suzanne Buracas

On Nov 19, 2016 French artist Fanny de Chaillé created a unique performance project at the NYPL in Washington Heights, The Teens Library, inspired by the idea that anyone can be the author of knowledge and share it with others. Visitors were invited to choose from a catalogue of “books”—actually, people—each of whom related their individual story.

NOVEMBER 3, 2016

Editions Volumiques at the Bronx Museum

By Suzanne Buracas

On Oct 24-29, 2016, Editions Volumiques led a series of game workshop with students from The Rafael Hernandez School (PS/IS 218) at the Bronx Museum of the Arts.

OCTOBER 12, 2016

Pianist Simon Ghraichy at Brooklyn Music School

By Suzanne Buracas

In October 2016, French pianist Simon Ghraichy, led an energetic program of workshops and master classes at the Brooklyn Music School in Fort Greene, before returning at the Carnegie Hall with a unique recital celebrating his Mexican origins, My Hispanic Heritage.

MAY 10, 2016

Join us on the Kids Trail!

By French Culture

Designed as a yearlong artistic journey, Kids Trail offers children and adults the opportunity to explore French arts and culture through a variety of disciplines: cinema, theater, design, dance, visual arts, philosophy, music and literature.

APRIL 4, 2016

Tilt Kids Festival 2016

By French Culture Arts

The first edition of Tilt Kids Festival ended on April 3, 2016, after a month of outstanding performances, exhibitions and workshops, featuring artists from France and around the world. Initiated by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF), the festival brought to thousands of children and families in New York the opportunity to let their imagination go wild!

APRIL 4, 2016

Arts for Young Audiences | Professional Forum

By French Culture Arts

In conjunction with Tilt Kids Festival in New York City, the French Cultural Services organized a professional forum on April 1, 2016 on the theme "Arts for Young Audiences". The forum brought together 60 professionals, from various institutions and disciplines, to discuss various topics: Engaging young audiences through art; Presenting challenging subjects such as violence, war, racism, gender; Networks and Circulation of international projects for young audiences.