Wilfried Zeisler: A Curator of 19th Century Art at Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens

The exhibition Splendor and Surprise: Elegant Containers, Antique to Modern at Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens in Washington, DC is the first major exhibition by French curator Wilfried Zeisler, curator of 19th century art. He is a graduate from the Sorbonne University and from the Ecole du Louvre, Paris, and is a scholar of French and Russian art.

Art Brut Exhibition at American Folk Art Museum

October 13, 2015 - January 10, 2016
American Folk Art Museum
Art Brut in America: The Incursion of Jean Dubuffet is the first major U.S. exhibition to explore the introduction of art brut to America. The nearly two hundred works of art on view were amassed and identified as art brut by French artist Jean Dubuffet, beginning in 1945.

Films by Sylvère Lotringer at Anthology Film Archives

October 15, 2015
Anthology Film Archives
Seminal French cultural theorist, Sylvère Lotringer, well known in the States for his writings on French poststructural theory, will be presenting several of his films at Anthology Film Archives in person on October 15 at 7:30pm.

(In-)visuality Series on French Theory

October 15, 2015, 7pm
The Institut des hautes études en arts plastiques (Iheap) will host its (In-)visuality Series on French Theory on October 15, 2015 at 7pm.

Little Stabs at Cruelty: Films by Sylvère Lotringer at Anthology Film Archives

October 15, 2015
Anthology Film Archives
Cultural theorist Sylvère Lotringer is renowned both for his own writings, and for having introduced French poststructuralist theory to American readers in the 1980s. Anthology Film Archives presents a two films screening, Violent Femmes and The Man Who Disappeared, which have never been shown to the public.

Ange Leccia at Aurora Week in Dallas

October 16-17, 2015
Various Locations in Dallas
The Dallas Contemporary will present a large-scale outdoor video project by Ange Leccia, which will take place in multiple locations in Downtown Dallas. The video screenings will be presented in conjunction with Aurora, a free, public art event, on October 16.

Mathilde Roussel at Invisible Dog

Sept 12 - Oct 17, 2015
The Invisible Dog Art Center
The French artist Mathilde Roussel has been invited to expose her work at the Invisible Dog Art Center in a solo show from September 12 to October 17. For her past exhibition at The Glass House curated by Gaelle Porte, Mathilde Roussel reflected on the way we transform our body to fight its deterioration, and ultimately, death.

Rachid Ouramdane and Yoann Bourgeois New Directors of CCN Grenoble

Circus artist Yoann Bourgeois and choreographer Rachid Ouramdane are taking over direction of the Centre Chorégraphique National in Grenoble.

Jean Genet's SPLENDID'S, Directed by Arthur Nauzyciel

October 20, 2015 | 8pm
Payne Whitney Mansion
As part of its new French Play Series, the Cultural Services of the French Embassy is pleased to present Jean Genet's controversial play, Splendid's, on October 20th at 8pm at the Cultural Services' Payne Whitney Mansion.

Valérie Belin's Super Models at Edwynn Houk Gallery

October 22 - December 19, 2015
Edwynn Houk Gallery
Edwynn Houk Gallery will be exhibiting a series of black and white photographs by Valérie Belin, entitled Super Models. On view from October 22 to December 19, this will be Belin's first show in New York in three years.
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