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Robot at BAM

June 9 - 14, 2015
BAM Howard Gilman Opera House
BAM presents the US premiere of Robot, a show by Blanca Li. Robot will run from June 9-14 at the Howard Gilman Opera House, and will feature robots, mechanical music, and in the midst of dancers responding to these stimuli, surprising humanity.
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LA MAISON OUBLIÉE/THE FORGOTTEN HOUSE at Schapiro Studio

May 23 & 24, 2015
Schapiro Studio
LA MAISON OUBLIÉE/THE FORGOTTEN HOUSE is a bilingual simultaneous lecture-performance of the book by French writer and artist Dominique Robin, which generates a dialogue between the languages.
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2015 Triennial: Surround Audience

February 25 - May 24, 2015
New Museum for Contemporary Art
A signature initiative of the New Museum, the Triennial is the only recurring international exhibition in New York City devoted to early-career artists from around the world. The 2015 Triennial titled “Surround Audience” will feature fifty-one artists and artist collectives from over twenty-five countries including France with two artists: Antoine Catala and Renaud Jerez.
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Proust and Joyce at The Majestic

May 28, 2015 | 7 pm
Albertine Books
Staged reading, in French, of an original play by Debbie Wiess ‘Proust and Joyce at the Majestic’ tells of the true event 93 years ago that brought the celebrities of the time together for an extraordinary dinner. Produced by Ange Berneau and Philippe Orawski.
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Vera Molnar: Regarding the Infinite

April 9 - May 30, 2015
Senior & Shopmaker Gallery
Senior & Shopmaker is pleased to present a selection of works on paper from a 37-year period constituting Molnar’s first one-person show in New York.
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Three Molière's Pieces in New York

May 20 - 31, 2015
4th Street Theater
L’Atelier Théâtre & DifFRactions Theatre bring three, classic Molière plays to the New York City stage: The Imaginary Invalid, The Affected Ladies and The Countess of Escarbagnas.
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Jean-Michel Othoniel at Versailles

Jean-Michel Othoniel, French artist famous for his large-scale glass installations, presents an exhibition in the fountains of Versailles.
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Arman and César at Allan Stone Projects

March 26 - June 6, 2015
Allan Stone Projects
Allan Stone Projects presents Arman and César, an exhibition which highlights significant works by two of the most prominent artists of the French artist group, Nouveau Réalisme.
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Pascal Rambert's A (micro) history of world economics, danced, at the New Hazlett Theater

June 5 - 6, 2015
New Hazlett Theater
French theater director Pascal Rambert presents his piece A (micro) history of world economics, danced at the New Hazlett Theater in Pittsburgh.
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DANSE: A Catalogue

The Cultural Services of the French Embassy is very pleased to announce the co-publication of DANSE: A Catalogue with le Presses du réel, a collection of dialogues and essays that reflect on DANSE: A French-American Festival of Performance and Ideas.
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Björk at the MoMA

March 8 – June 7, 2015
MoMA
The Museum of Modern Art presents a retrospective of the multifaceted work of composer, musician, and artist Björk. The exhibition draws from more than 20 years of the artist’s daring and adventurous projects and her seven full-length albums—from Debut (1993) to Biophilia (2011)—to chronicle her career through sound, film, visuals, instruments, objects, costumes, and performance.
— Marie-Laure Bernadac