news

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

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

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.
events

French Philosopher Géraldine Gourbe Presents New Book at ICI

April 2, 2015
ICI Curatorial Hub
In honor of her new publication, In the Canyon, Revise the Canon, French philosopher Géradline Gourbe joins writers and independent curators for a presentation of the book.
news

Online Events at Albertine Books April 2015

A list of this month's livestream events at Albertine Books, within the Cultural services of the French Embassy. Each month Albertine hosts a number of lively events with visiting authors and other personalities who's work is in some way related to French Culture. All events are free and open to the public.
events

Lauren Bacall: The Look at The Museum at FIT

March 3 - April 4, 2015
The Museum at FIT
Lauren Bacall: The Look is an exhibition celebrating the film and theater star’s unique style. It includes work by French designers Marc Bohan, Pierre Cardin, Yves Saint Laurent, and Emanuel Ungaro.
events

Claire Fontaine: Stop Seeking Approval

Feb 26 - April 4, 2015
Metro Pictures
Metro Pictures presents Stop Seeking Approval, a collection of monochrome paintings and readymade sculptures by self-declared "ready-made artist" Claire Fontaine. The exhibition is her second at Metro Pictures.
events

CHAMBERLAIN|PROUVÉ at Gagosian Gallery

Feb 27 - April 4, 2015
Gagosian Gallery
Gagosian New York, in collaboration with Galerie Patrick Seguin, Paris, presents works by American artist John Chamberlain and French architect and designer Jean Prouvé.
news

Do Disturb at Le Palais de Tokyo

Palais de Tokyo in Paris announces the first edition of its new annual performance festival: DO DISTURB.
events

Jean Dubuffet: Soul of the Underground

Oct 18, 2014 – April 5, 2015
MoMA
Jean Dubuffet: Soul of the Underground, the first monographic presentation on the artist at MoMA in over 25 years, illuminates Dubuffet’s radical experimentation with form and material by focusing on the key moment in his career, from the 1940s to the mid-1960s.
podcast

Mark Rothko: Toward the Light in the Chapel

On Thursday, March 26, 2015, the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and Albertine Books welcomed Annie Cohen-Solal and Alexander Stille for a discussion Cohen-Solal’s latest book Mark Rothko: Toward the Light in the Chapel.
interview

Interview with Amin Erfani

Interview with Amin Erfani, a scholar and doctoral lecturer of French language and literature at Lehman College, City University of New York.
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