eventsBreakdance 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.
Sept 23 - Oct 1, 2016
Multiple locations and Gibney Dance - Agnès Varis Center for the Performing Arts
eventsThe 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.
June 26 - October 2, 2016
The National Gallery of Art
eventsFrom 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'.
Apr 29 - Oct 5, 2016
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
eventsThe 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.
Sept 22 - Oct 5, 2016
eventsChamber New York presents Collection #2 "Human | Nature", curated by Andrew Zuckerman through October 6, 2016, features artists as Marlène Huissoud and Yann Vasnier.
May 19 - Oct 6, 2016
eventsAs part of the Brooklyn/Paris Exchange and Tandem Paris-New York, BAM and Théâtre de la Ville (France) present the U.S. premiere of Minuit, by French director Yoann Bourgeois, from Oct 5 - 8, 2016.
Oct 5 - 8, 2016
eventsFor its NY premiere, Company Wang Ramirez present Monchichi on Oct 12 - 15, 2016 at BAM. The performances are part of the Brooklyn/Paris Exchange and Tandem Paris-New York, presented by BAM and Théâtre de la Ville (France).
Oct 5 - 8, 2016
eventsFor two decades Rachid Ouramdane has been at the forefront of European dance, blurring the line between performer and choreographer, dance and documentary. Ouramdane is the founder of Company L’A and now, co-director of the National Choreographic Center of Grenoble.
October 13-15, 2016
Baryshnikov Arts Center