Artist-in-Residence Program in the U.S. 2015

In 2014 the Institut français launched a program for visual and digital French artists. It is a 2 months residency which can be located anywhere in the United States.

Patrice Chéreau's Elektra at The Metropolitan Opera

April 14 - May 7, 2016
The Metropolitan Opera
The Metropolitan Opera will exclusively present six representations of Patrice Chéreau's Elektra in April and May 2016.

Jonah Bokaer at Concordan(s)e Festival

Young American choreographer Jonah Bokaer has been invited to present his new work, The Museum of Nothing, as part of the ninth edition of French Concordan(s)e Festival.

Sarah Bastide: RE/COLLECTION

Feb. 12 - March 8, 2015
Manhattan Mini Storage
French artist Sarah Bastide presents her first solo show RE/COLLECTION curated by Clara Darrason in a Chelsea storage.

French Galleries at New York Art Fairs

March 5 - 8, 2015
Various locations
From March 5 to March 8, New York City will count many important contemporary art fairs, such as The Armory Show, VOLTA, PULSE, The Independant or SCOPE. Among the numerous worldwide galleries invited, several French ones will be presented.

The Letters of Samuel Beckett

Dan Gunn and Joseph O’Neill discuss the third volume of the correspondence of Samuel Beckett.

Prix Marcel Duchamp 2015 Nominees

The Prix Marcel Duchamp is yearly awarded to one of four nominated artists either French or residing in France. On February 5, the president of ADIAF Gilles Fuchs announced this year's nominees: Davide Balula, Melik Ohanian, Neïl Beloufa, and Zenib Sedira.

Lectures of Annie Cohen-Solal on Mark Rothko throughout America

In March 10, cultural historian Annie Cohen-Solal will publish her new book, Mark Rothko: Toward the Light in the Chapel, (Jewish Lives) with Yale University Press.

SPLENDID'S after Jean Genet by Arthur Nauzyciel Tours France

French director Arhur Nauzyciel, after rehearsing at Abrons Art Center, New York, has now created SPLENDID'S after Jean Genet in France.

Olivier Mosset

February 6 – March 14, 2015
Koenig & Clinton
Koenig & Clinton presents its second solo exhibition with Olivier Mosset, featuring recent large-scale monochromes.

Nicolas L.: Atmoshpere in White

Feb 13 - March 14, 2015
Elga Wimmer PCC
Elga Wimmer PCC presents French-born, NYC-based artist Nicola L.’s Atmosphere in White. Presented at last year’s Biennial of Liverpool, this exhibition spans five decades of functional objects and furniture, and conceptual sculptures.
— Marcel Duchamp