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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.
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FIAF - Crossing the Line Festival 2016

The tenth annual edition of Crossing the line, FIAF's celebrated fall arts festival will run from September 22 through November 3rd. It presents interdisciplinary works and performances by artists from around the world, in venues and public spaces throughout New York City.
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Stories of Migration: Contemporary Artists Interpret Diaspora - French artist William Adjété Wilson presents "The Black Ocean"

April 16 - September 4, 2016
The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum
The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum, with the support of the Cultural Services of the French Embassy, present exhibition "Stories of Migration: Contemporary Artists Interpret Diaspora" and French artist William Adjété Wilson's work "The Black Ocean".
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FUSED Grantees 2016

2016 FUSED (French-US Exchange in Dance) Grantees: Six projects were selected last June supporting the U.S. debut of the breakdancer/hip hop dancer and choreographer Anne Nguyen and highlighting cross-collaborative projects by Frederic Nauzyciel, Jimmy Robert, Joe Goode Performance Group and Stefanie Batten Bland.
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Dance2016: More About American Realness in France (March-April 2016)

American Realness in France, part of Dance2016: What is American Realness in France. Curators and artists speak and write about it.
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"M2B, Beijing-New York” by Niko de La Faye

Aug 6, 13 & 20, 2016
Citi Summer Streets
Traveling all the way from China, the mobile bike sculpture titled, M2B, Beijing-New York, will be peddled by French-artist and creator Niko de la Faye up the Citi Summer Streets route.
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Anne Nguyen at Crossing the Line Festival 2016

Sept 23 - Oct 1, 2016
Multiple locations and Gibney Dance - Agnès Varis Center for the Performing Arts
Breakdance world champion Anne Nguyen has spent the past decade bringing the art of hip-hop and dance battle from the street to the stage. Throwing abstracted choreography into collision with geometry, architecture, and human experience, she celebrates hip-hop dancers’ technical and expressive prowess. A rising star in France, Nguyen makes her U.S. debut at Crossing the Line with two works.
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Hubert Robert, 1733–1808

June 26 - October 2, 2016
The National Gallery of Art
The National Gallery of Art presents Hubert Robert, 1733–1808, an exhibition organized with the Musée du Louvre in Paris that celebrates the prominent French painter and draftsman.
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Kader Attia's 'Ghardaïa' featured at the Guggenheim

Apr 29 - Oct 5, 2016
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
From April 29 to October 5, 2016, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum will present 'But a Storm Is Blowing from Paradise: Contemporary Art of the Middle East and North Africa'.
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Seuls en Scène 2016: Princeton University's French Theater Festival

Sept 22 - Oct 5, 2016
Princeton University
The fifth edition of Seuls en Scène – Princeton University's French Theater Festival will run from September 22 to October 6, 2016, in partnership with Princeton University-Lewis Center for the Arts and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy. As in previous years, the festival will offer up a diverse and rich season of contemporary French theater.
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Collection #2 "Human | Nature" at Chamber New York

May 19 - Oct 6, 2016
Chamber
Chamber New York presents Collection #2 "Human | Nature", curated by Andrew Zuckerman through October 6, 2016, features artists as Marlène Huissoud and Yann Vasnier.
— Marie-Laure Bernadac