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Sep 28
Frédéric Yonnet at DC JazzFest 2400 East Capitole Street
Sep 30
Scholastique Mukasonga & Maaza Mengiste ONLINE EVENT Brookline Booksmith and City of Asylum Bookstore
Sep 30
Scholastique Mukasonga & Maaza Mengiste ONLINE EVENT Brookline Booksmith and City of Asylum Bookstore

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Trees © Michelle Arcila

Elodie Blanchard: Fabrications
Wednesday, May 1– Saturday, June 1

Award-winning French artist and designer Elodie Blanchard brings her signature vision and playfulness to the FIAF Gallery this spring with a special exhibition featuring four unique projects created with a wide range of textiles and stitching techniques, in collaboration with WantedDesign, as part of NYCxDESIGN.

Elodie Blanchard is an artist working at the intersection of fiber art, performance, and design. Known for her textile designs, large-scale fiber sculptures and installations, and costume-driven performances, Blanchard uses humor and joy in complex and surprising ways, inviting the viewer to participate in a serious kind of play.

Blanchard will lead two interactive workshops for families on Sat, May 4 & Sat, Jun 1 at 11:30am. where kids will be invited to use recycled materials and threads to form their own colorful masks.

French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF)
22 East 60th Street NY 10022

Wednesday, May 15 - Monday, May 20

Smarin presents a transdisciplinary performance for Wanted Design’s 2019 Opening Celebration Party in Brooklyn. The Bounce Station is a choreographed exhibition of 30 sChaises and a tutorial video inviting the visitors to freely experiment the bouncing sChaise and be initiated to a choreography easy to perform. Every afternoon, live performances will be presented by the team.

Smarin is a French design studio founded in 2013 by Stephanie Marin. The sChaise is the latest proposal of smarin among Therapeutic Objects and displays through Mecanics using good practice will lead us to develop a conscious state of awareness and well-being.

Open Celebration Party Bounce Station  Live featuring Cyril Atef aka PAPATEF
WantedDesign Brooklyn, Industry City

Wednesday, May 8 to Friday, May 24, 2019

The Ateliernovo popup store will showcase the savoir-faire of French artisans and artists beyond their home market featuring one-of-a-kind or limited- edition decorative pieces and accessories that bring a unique touch to living spaces: Home Décor, Wall Art, Fashion, Kitchen and Dining, Furniture, Kids Corner.

Ateliernovo offers a curated selection of exceptional French homeware, gifts and artwork that celebrate materials, excellence in craftsmanship, and manufacturing traditions.

96 Grand Street, New York, NY