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Subrosa 63 Gansevoort St New York, NY
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Subrosa
63 Gansevoort St
New York, NY
April 26, 2017 | 8PM & 10PM
Music

Blue Nefertiti feat. Celia Faussert of Les Nubians

Blue Nefertiti, a French Cabaret: "Within the infinite universe, a fine Mademoiselle is plotting her next move..." In an intimate French -styled Cabaret, our host Blue Nefertiti navigates the complexities of City Life and Love. Trace the echoes of timeless classics repurposed and re-imagined with originals from Blue Nefertiti aka Célia Faussart of the Grammy nominated duo Les Nubians. "In this virtual world, nothing replace the Live Experience" Blue Nefertiti says. “Sitting onstage at a table with a glass of wine, Blue Nefertiti appears to be a twenty-first century Edith Piaf, Josephine Baker and Grace Jones rolled into her own, La Parisienne!” –Layla Macoran, NY Culture Examiner Jazz, Soul, House, Drum'n Bass, Samba, Afro Roots, you name it! Our chanteuse transforms any room into a Parisian club.
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Alliance Française de Denver 571 Galapago Street Denver, CO 80204 United States
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Alliance Française de Denver
571 Galapago Street
Denver, CO 80204 United States
April 25, 2017 | 6:00 PM
Visual & Performing Arts

Meursault, Contre-Enquête at Alliance Française de Denver!

April 25, 2017 | Denver, CO. The Cultural Services of the French Embassy in Los Angeles and the Alliance Française de Denver are proud to present director Guy Ben-Aharon and actor Nael Nacer for a staged reading of Kamel Daoud's prize-winning novel Meursault, Contre-Enquête (The Meursault Investigation).
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Albertine Books 972 Fifth Ave, New York, NY 10075
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Albertine Books
972 Fifth Ave,
New York, NY
10075
Apr. 26, 2017 | 7PM
Columbia Maison Française (East Gallery, Buell Hall) 515 W 116 St New York, NY
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Columbia Maison Française (East Gallery, Buell Hall)
515 W 116 St
New York, NY

APRIL 27, 2017 6:30pm
Books & Ideas

History, Literature, and Faits Divers: Ivan Jablonka

Ivan Jablonka discusses books and explores ideas about the relationship between history, literature, and faits divers, in conversation with Elisabeth Ladenson, a Professor within Columbia's French Department.

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Spivey Hall at Clayton State University 2000 Clayton State Blvd, Morrow, GA 30260
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Spivey Hall at Clayton State University
2000 Clayton State Blvd, Morrow, GA 30260
04/27/2017
Music

Spivey Hall presents Fauré's Requiem by Clayton State Chorus

Spivey Hall combines extraordinary acoustics and elegant design to create one of the finest facilities of its kind in the nation. This month, Clayton State University Community Choir and Southern Crescent Symphony Orchestra will perform Fauré's Requiem on April 27.

INFORMATION
$10 adults / $5 students
*Free for CSU students, faculty & staff with Laker Card.

Clayton State University Community Chorus
Dr. Michael Fuchs, conductor

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Center for European Studies Lower Level Conference in Busch Hall at Harvard University 27 Kirkland Street, Cambridge
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Center for European Studies
Lower Level Conference in Busch Hall at
Harvard University
27 Kirkland Street, Cambridge
April 27th from 4:15 PM to 6 PM
Higher Education

Europe on Credit Series presents The Jubilee: Debt Forgiveness in Modern Europe

This spring, the Center for European Studies at Harvard is holding their keynote lecture The Jubilee: Debt Forgiveness in Modern Europe as part of the Europe on Credit Series.
This year-long series brings together financial experts, literary scholars, historians, and social scientists to examine the connection between public finance and narratives of indebtedness and creditworthiness.
 

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Abrons Arts Center 466 Grand Street New York, NY 10002
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Abrons Arts Center
466 Grand Street
New York, NY 10002
Apr 28, 2017 | 8:00 pm
Music

Ensemble Itinéraire and ICE present: Side-by-Side OpenICE Concert

During ICE's open and free events at the Abrons Arts Center, Ensemble Itinéraire and ICE will present Side-by-Side OpenICE Concert.
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Zellerbach Hall 101 Zellerbach Hall Berkeley, CA 94720
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Zellerbach Hall
101 Zellerbach Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720
April 29, 2017
Music

Rameau: The Temple of Glory

Philarmonia Baroque Orchestra
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NEC’s Jordan Hall 30 Gainsborough St, Boston
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NEC’s Jordan Hall
30 Gainsborough St, Boston
Saturday, April 29th at 8PM
Music

Soprano Natalie Dessay performs "Women's Portraits"

Natalie Dessay returns to Boston for the first time since her phenomenal sold-out 2014 debut. Her program, “Portraits of Women,” explores a kaleidoscope of women – heroines, lovers, witches, and more – through her sublime vocal artistry and deft characterizations. The program features musical pieces by Debussy, Mozart, Schubert, and more.
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Embassy of France - La Maison Française 4101 Reservoir Road, NW Washington, DC 20007
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Embassy of France - La Maison Française
4101 Reservoir Road, NW
Washington, DC 20007
04/30/2017
Film, TV & New Media

Filmfest DC Closing Night: Lost in Paris

The mission of the Washington, DC International Film Festival is to enrich people's lives, to share our world through the vivid stories and vibrant cultures of great cinema. To inspire, entertain, inform, surprise and deepen understanding. The festival strives to build a strong local film community, foster creative expression and contribute to appreciation of the media arts by bringing the best in new international cinema to the nation's capital.
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San Fernando Cathedral, 115 North Main Avenue Main Plaza 115 N. Main Avenue, San Antonio, TX 78205
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San Fernando Cathedral, 115 North Main Avenue
Main Plaza
115 N. Main Avenue, San Antonio, TX 78205
Until 2024
Visual & Performing Arts

San Antonio "The Saga" by Xavier de Richemont

Opening this June, San Antonio will debut “San Antonio I The Saga,” a captivating video art installation on the magnificent façade of San Fernando Cathedral. Created by renowned French Artist, Xavier de Richemont, this 7,000-sq.-ft. projection with custom choreographed music in surround sound will narrate the historical discovery, settlement and development of San Antonio. The projection will continue until 2024.
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John Hay Library at Brown University 20 Prospect St, Providence, RI 02912
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John Hay Library at Brown University
20 Prospect St, Providence, RI 02912
May 2nd from 5PM-7PM
Books & Ideas

"The Pen and the Brush" with Anka Muhlstein

Don't miss this chance to see the celebrated French author Anka Muhlstein deliver the Annual Mel and Cindy Yoken Cultural Series Lecture, entitled, “The Pen and the Brush.”
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Albertine Books 972 Fifth Ave, New York, NY 10075
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Albertine Books
972 Fifth Ave,
New York, NY
10075
May 3, 2017 | 6:30pm
Books & Ideas

An evening with Adonis, winner of the Pen/Nabokov Award

An evening of celebration and conversation with world renowned poet Adonis, winner of the Pen/Nabokov Award for International Literature.

The poet and Pen trustee Tom Healy will present the award. Adonis will be interviewed by Jessica Hagedron, a judge for the Pen Nabokov award and winner of the American Book Award.

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The Greene Space WNYC, 44 Charlon St, New York, NY 10014
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The Greene Space
WNYC, 44 Charlon St, New York, NY 10014
May 3, 2017 | 7pm
Books & Ideas

Portraying Gay Male Life Today

Édouard Louis, one of the most prominent young voices in French literature will discuss with other artists and writers his take on the post-marriage equality.
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Orozco Room, Alvin Johnson J.M Kaplan Hall 66 West 12th Street, Room A712, New York, NY 10011
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Orozco Room, Alvin Johnson J.M Kaplan Hall
66 West 12th Street, Room A712, New York, NY 10011

May 3rd, 2017 | 7pm
Books & Ideas

No Direction Home: The Life and Legacy of Frantz Fanon

Join Adam Shatz in learning more about Frantz Omar Fanon. Fanon was a Martinique-born Afro-Caribbean psychiatrist, philosopher, revolutionary, and writer whose works are influential in the fields of post-colonial studies, critical theory, and Marxism.
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Farkas Hall 12 Holyoke St, Cambridge, MA
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Farkas Hall
12 Holyoke St, Cambridge, MA
Wednesday, May 3rd at 7PM
Visual & Performing Arts

Cris by Laurent Gaudé at Harvard

Laurent Gaudé’s Cris (2001) is a polyphonic narrative that plunges into the trenches of World War I to trace the anguish of enlisted men of all ranks. Soldiers struggle to survive the horrors of war while retaining their humanity. Through their voices — their cris — Gaudé gives us a striking and poetic picture of the madness of combat, the dehumanization of war, and the devouring violence of history.
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Zebulon 2478 Fletcher Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90039
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Zebulon
2478 Fletcher Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90039
May 3, 2017 | 8:00 PM
Film, TV & New Media

Screening of Touche française and DJ Set at Zebulon

May 3 | Los Angeles. The Cultural Services of the French Embassy in Los Angeles and Cinefamily present Touche Française at Zebulon LA, featuring an after-soirée and DJ set by Zebulon DJs! Touche Française, directed Jean-François Tatin, is a documentary composed of 12 short episodes about the birthn history and influence of Electro music in France.
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Emelin Theater 153 Library Lane, Mamaroneck, NY 10543
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Emelin Theater
153 Library Lane, Mamaroneck, NY 10543
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 8:00pm
Film, TV & New Media

French Movie Nights Presents STEP BY STEP at Emelin Theater

Ben is a newly paralyzed young man in a physical therapy rehabilitation center. His life is changed upside down: he can no longer get dressed, sit, walk, play basketball, etc. His new friends are tetraplegics, paraplegics, or victims of head injury— a peculiar group of friends. Together they will learn patience.
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Museum of The Moving Image (MOMI) 36-01 35 Avenue (at 37th) Astoria, NY 11106
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Museum of The Moving Image (MOMI)
36-01 35 Avenue (at 37th)
Astoria, NY 11106

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
Film, TV & New Media

New York Premiere of SWAGGER at Panorama Europe

This joyously innovative documentary immerses viewers in the hopes, dreams, and rich inner lives of eleven teenagers growing up in one of France's most diverse neighborhoods.
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La Maison Française New York University 16 Washington Mews New York, NY 10003
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La Maison Française New York University
16 Washington Mews
New York, NY 10003
May 5, 2017 | 6pm
Books & Ideas

Lit Crawl: on Auto-Fiction

Marcelino Truong, Bae Suah and Oddny Eir' works, known through the word, have fallen on the spectrum of memoir, re-discover their works thought a public reading.
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Club Bonafide 212 East 52nd St New York, NY 10022
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Club Bonafide
212 East 52nd St
New York, NY 10022
May 6, 2017 | 10:30PM
Music

Blue Dahlia at Club Bonafide

After years of wandering through Senegal and France, Dahlia created her 'Blue Dahlia.' Lyrics in French and English, Tex-Mex and French accordion, klezmer violin, horns, folkloric percussion - a sound that is both contemporary and traditional, exotic and familiar, urban and intimate; an organic sound with an electric energy.
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Lycee Français de Chicago 1929 W Wilson Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
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Lycee Français de Chicago
1929 W Wilson Ave,
Chicago, IL 60640


May 6, 2017 | 9.30 am - 5 pm
French Language

Formation : Développer les compétences orales en classe de FLE

Cette formation propose des techniques d’animation à mettre en œuvre par les enseignants pour développer les compétences orales en classe de FLE.
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161A 161A CHRYSTIE ST, NEW YORK, NY, 10002
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161A
161A CHRYSTIE ST, NEW YORK, NY, 10002

May 6, 2017 | 4pm
Books & Ideas

The Radical Act of Drawing A Life

Drawing a life can be a radical act if you are a woman, an immigrant, or anyone whose experience exists outside of patriarchal norms.
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St. Josephs College 245 Clinton Ave, Brooklyn, NY
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St. Josephs College
245 Clinton Ave, Brooklyn, NY
May 6, 2017 | 7pm
Books & Ideas

Pen vs Sword: Satire vs the State

Mo Rocca (CBS Sunday Morning’s correspondent and journalist), Djiboutian novelist Abdourahman Waberi, Bosnian-born novelist Aleksandar Hemon, Russian and American journalist Masha Gessen, and others discuss state powers that often out-satirizes fiction.
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The Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, 5th Floor 135 N Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012
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The Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, 5th Floor
135 N Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012
May 7, 2017
Music

"LE SALON DE MUSIQUES – MASTERS REDISCOVERED" SEVENTH SEASON

May 7 | Los Angeles Le Salon de Musiques celebrates three Genius Masters including two wonderful women composers AMY BEACH, REBECCA CLARKE & SAMUEL BARBER, featuring an exquisite Chamber Music Program for Voice, Strings and Piano at 4:00 PM.
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Scandinavia House 58 Park Ave, New York, NY 10016
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Scandinavia House
58 Park Ave, New York, NY 10016
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 7:30pm
Film, TV & New Media

French Movie Nights Presents STEP BY STEP at Scandinavia House

Ben is a newly paralyzed young man in a physical therapy rehabilitation center. His life is changed upside down: he can no longer get dressed, sit, walk, play basketball, etc. His new friends are tetraplegics, paraplegics, or victims of head injury— a peculiar group of friends. Together they will learn patience.
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International School of Brooklyn 477 Court St, Brooklyn, NY 11238
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International School of Brooklyn
477 Court St, Brooklyn, NY 11238


May 8, 2017 | 9am
Books & Ideas

Glenn Gloud: Live Performance with Sandrine Revel and Hanyi Meng

Sandrine Revel, award-winning French graphic novelist who just released a graphic biography of Glenn Gould, and pianist Hanyi Meng, join forces to create an experimental live drawing musical performance. Hanyi Meng performs pieces from Glenn Gould’s repertoire while Sandrine Revel accompanies with live drawings, projected on to a screen.
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UCLA Royce Hall Room 236 Royce Hall, 10745 Dickson Ct, Los Angeles, CA 90095
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UCLA Royce Hall Room 236
Royce Hall, 10745 Dickson Ct, Los Angeles, CA 90095
May 8, 2017
Kids & Families

Teaching in a French Dual-Language Immersion Program | Information Session

Join the first Information Session dedicated to Propsective Teachers on May 8th at UCLA Royce HAll from 6.30pm to 8pm and be part of a growing community!
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Marsh Chapel 735 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215
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Marsh Chapel
735 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215
[RESCHEDULED] Monday, May 8th at 7:30PM
Music

An Evening of French Organ Masterworks

This Tuesday, Gigi Mitchell-Velasco will be playing the second of two organ recitals in complete fulfillment of the degree of Master of Music in Organ Performance, 2017, Boston University College of Fine Arts. Featured are works by French organ composers César Franck, Gabriel Pierné, Louis Vierne, and Henri Mulet, as well as organ transcriptions of two works by Claude Debussy.
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WORD Bookstore Jersey City 123 Newark Ave Jersey City, NJ 07302
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WORD Bookstore Jersey City
123 Newark Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07302
May 8, 2017 | 7:30
Books & Ideas

Sandrine Revel presents Glenn Gould: A Life Off Tempo

Presentation and book signing of her new book Glenn Gloud
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Embassy of France - La Maison Française 4101 Reservoir Road, NW Washington, DC 20007
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Embassy of France - La Maison Française
4101 Reservoir Road, NW
Washington, DC 20007
05/09/2017, 7 p.m.
Film, TV & New Media

Merry Christmas

This film is inspired by a true story that took place during WWI, on Christmas Eve 1914, at many places along the front lines. When the war broke out during the summer of 1914, millions of men were taken by surprise and caught up in the ensuing maelstrom. And then Christmas arrived, with its snow and its stream of gifts from back home and from the army brass. But the surprise wasn’t to be found in the generous parcels that littered the trenches. On this particular evening, a major event was to have a lasting effect on the destiny of four characters: a Scottish minister, a French lieutenant, a German tenor, and a Danish soprano. These stars of the era find themselves at the heart of an unprecedented fraternizing between soldiers from the German, French and British trenches. All will put down their guns and leave their trenches behind as they go to meet the enemy, shake his hand and exchange cigarettes or chocolates, and wish him Merry Christmas.
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Skirball Cultural Center 2701 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049, États-Unis
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Skirball Cultural Center
2701 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049, États-Unis
May 10, 2017 | 8:00 PM
Kids & Families

Ludo Lefebvre and Phil Rosenthal with Hollywood at the Table

May 10, 2017 | Los Angeles. The Skirball Cultural Center will present Hollywood at the Table with Ludo Lefebvre and Phil Rosenthal at 8 pm.
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Le Laboratoire Cambridge 650 East Kendall Street, Cambridge, MA
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Le Laboratoire Cambridge
650 East Kendall Street, Cambridge, MA
Thursday May 11th, 2017 at 6:30PM
Visual & Performing Arts

Hors Pistes, a collaborative residency program “off the beaten track” between designers and artisans

Join us for a talk by the two co-founders and creative directors of the “Hors Pistes” project! Marie Douel and Amandine David will present the Hors Pistes residency program and discuss about design exploration, drawing lines between the making and the cultures, and looking all around the world for rare gems mixing design and handicraft.
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French Cultural Center 53 Marlborough Street, Boston
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French Cultural Center
53 Marlborough Street, Boston
Vendredi 12 Mai, de 9h à 16h
French Language

Formation gratuite : Développer les compétences orales en classe de FLE

Destinée aux enseignants de FLE tous niveaux confondus, cette formation gratuite se propose de doter les enseignants des compétences et des outils pouvant les aider à développer la pratique orale de la langue durant leurs cours.
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA
May 13th, 2017
Higher Education

Participate in the 1st US edition of the international contest "My Thesis in 180 Seconds"!

My Thesis in 180 Seconds, MT180, is a large international competition of scientific eloquence held in French. The United States is participating for the first time this year thanks to the Francophone Club at MIT and the Consulate General of France in Boston. The first competition round will be held on Saturday, May 13th at MIT, so sign up to participate!
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Club Bonafide 212 East 52nd St New York, NY 10022
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Club Bonafide
212 East 52nd St
New York, NY 10022
May 13, 2017 | 9:30PM
Music

CharlElie Couture at Club Bonafide

CharlElie Couture has not only made a name for himself as a talented singer/songwriter, he has also established an excellent reputation as a painter, photographer and producer. He will perform May 13th at Club Bonafide in New York.
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Avalon Theater 5612 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, D.C., DC 20015
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Avalon Theater
5612 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, D.C., DC 20015
05/17/2017
Film, TV & New Media

The French Cinémathèque at the Avalon Theatre Presents: The Country Doctor

The monthly French Cinémathèque series at the Avalon Theatre, in partnership with the Cultural Services of the French Embassy, presents the screening of the 2016 film The Country Doctor by Thomas Lilti.
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Housing Works Bookstore Cafe 126 Crosby Street New york, NY, 10012
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Housing Works Bookstore Cafe
126 Crosby Street
New york, NY, 10012

May 17, 2017 | 7pm
Books & Ideas

Guy Delisle launches Hostage with Simon Ostrovsky

Join award-winning cartoonist Guy Delisle (Pyongyang, Jerusalem) for the launch of his highly anticipated, non-fiction page-turner: Hostage. He’ll be interviewed by Simon Ostrovsky, investigative reporter at CNN.
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Tribeca PAC 199 Chambers Street, NYC 10007
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Tribeca PAC
199 Chambers Street, NYC 10007
May 20, 2017 | 7:30PM
Music

Made in New York Jazz Gala Featuring Pierre Drevet

The Made In New York Jazz Gala has become one of the most significant International jazz events in New York, featuring legendary Jazz Artists. Their prior Gala Concerts have included multi-Grammy Award winners Randy Brecker and Lenny White. The winner of the competition Pierre Drevet (of European Jazz Trumpets), will be performing this year.
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Embassy of France - La Maison Française 4101 Reservoir Road, NW Washington, DC 20007
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Embassy of France - La Maison Française
4101 Reservoir Road, NW
Washington, DC 20007
May 23, 2017 - 7 p.m.
Film, TV & New Media

Adama

As part of the celebrations of the Centennial of American involvement into World War I, the Cultural Services of the French Embassy present the screening of the 2015 animated film Adama by Simon Rouby. Twelve-year-old Adama lives in a remote village in Western Africa. Beyond the cliffs, the World of Breaths can be found, where the Nassaras reign. One night, Samba, his older brother, disappears. Defying the laws of the elders, Adama decides to set out to find him. With the unwavering determination of a child becoming a man, he launches into a quest that will take him beyond the seas, to the North, to the front lines of World War One. It is 1916
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Brooklyn Music School 126 Saint Felix Street Brooklyn NY 11217
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Brooklyn Music School
126 Saint Felix Street
Brooklyn
NY 11217
May 25, 2017
Music

"The French are Coming!" at Brooklyn Music School

On May 25, 2017, Brooklyn Music School organizes "The French are Coming!", a collaborative concert with 3 scholastic orchestras from France.
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Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
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Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
Various Times
Music

Extra Concerts Happening NOW!

There are many artists with a French touch performing this Spring...from Nouvelle Vague to Jain and even David Guetta, there will be music of all genres! Check out our list of upcoming concerts to find one near you.

- Cedric Gervais: 
Friday 3 March, 2017 - Intrigue, Los Angeles, CA

- David Guetta:
Saturday 4 March, 2017 - XS the Nightclub, Los Angeles, CA
Saturday 18 March, 2017 - Encore Beach Club, Las Vegas, CA

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Denver Art Museum 100 W 14th Ave Pkwy Denver, CO 80204
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Denver Art Museum
100 W 14th Ave Pkwy
Denver, CO 80204
September 11, 2016 – May 28, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Shock Wave: Japanese Fashion in Paris

September 11, 2016 – May 28, 2017 | Denver, Colorado Shock Wave: Japanese Fashion Design, 1980s–90s, shows work by Japanese designers who started a fashion revolution in Paris. The exhibition features 70 looks by powerhouse designers Issey Miyake, Kenzo Takada, Kansai Yamamoto, Yohji Yamamoto, Comme des Garçons, and Junya Watanabe, whose impact on fashion still resonates today.
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Nasher Sculpture Center 2001 Flora St Dallas, Texas
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Nasher Sculpture Center
2001 Flora St
Dallas, Texas
Sept. 11, 2016 - May 21, 2017
Film, TV & New Media

Ultra-Seeing Film Series

Ultra-seeing, presented by the school of Arts, Technology and Emerging Communication (ATEC) at the University of Texas at Dallas and Light Cone at the Nasher Sculpture Center with the support of the Cultural Service of the French Embassy in Houston, is a monthly screenings series exploring experimental cinema from the perspective of synesthesia, visual music, and visualization of music.
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Walker Art Center 725 Vineyard Place Minneapolis, MN, 55403
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Walker Art Center
725 Vineyard Place
Minneapolis, MN, 55403
Nov 17, 2016 - May 21, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Question the Wall Itself featuring Janette Laverrière

Question the Wall Itself, including artist Janette Laverrière, examines ways that interior spaces and décor can be fundamental to the understanding of cultural identity.
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LACMA 5905 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90036
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LACMA
5905 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles CA 90036
December 4, 2016 – May 7, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Picasso and Rivera at LACMA

December 4, 2016 – May 7, 2017 'Picasso and Rivera: Conversations Across Time' at LACMA presents a cross-cultural dialogue on the works of Picasso and Rivera, two contemporary painters who were also two pillars of modernism, through their approach of antique sources.
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Hammer Museum 10899 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90024
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Hammer Museum
10899 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90024
January 29 - April 30, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Dubuffet at the Hammer

January 29 - April 30, 2017 Works by the leading French artist of the 20th century, Jean Dubuffet, will be on display at the Hammer this January!
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The Morgan Library & Museum 29 E 36th St New York, NY 10016
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The Morgan Library & Museum
29 E 36th St
New York, NY 10016
Jan 20 - May 14, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Delirium: The Art of the Symbolist Book at The Morgan Library

This exhibition, drawing entirely on the Morgan’s collection, explores some of the encounters between Symbolist authors and artists and the creative approaches they took to illustrate the invisible. Works by Stephane Mallarmé, Odilon Redon, Maurice Denis, Paul Verlaine, Fantin-Latour, Arthur Rimbaud, Alfred Jarry, Maurice Maeterlinck, and Fernand Khnopff will be featured.
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The Bruce Museum 1 Museum Drive Greenwich, CT 06830-7157
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The Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT 06830-7157
Jan 21 - May 21, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Alfred Sisley at the Bruce Museum

The Bruce Museum and the Hôtel de Caumont Centre d’Art in Aix-en-Provence, France, present a major monographic exhibition of the art of the French Impressionist Alfred Sisley (1839 – 1899).
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Montclair Art Museum 3 South Mountain Avenue, Montclair, New Jersey 07042
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Montclair Art Museum
3 South Mountain Avenue, Montclair, New Jersey 07042
Feb 5 -June 18, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Matisse and American Art at Montclair Art Museum

From February 5 to June 18, 2017, Montclair Art Museum will present Matisse and American Art, the first exhibition to examine this French master’s profound impact upon the development of American modern art from 1907 to the present.
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Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum 1071 5th Avenue New York, NY
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Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
1071 5th Avenue
New York, NY
Opens February 10, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Visionaries: Creating a Modern Guggenheim

On the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, the institution will display in the rotunda over 170 modern works from the permanent collections held in New York and Venice. Visionaries: Creating a Modern Guggenheim will explore not only avant-garde innovations from the late 19th through mid-20th centuries, but also the radical activities of six patrons who brought to light some of the most significant artists of their day.
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The MET Fifth Avenue 1000 5th Ave New York, NY 10028
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The MET Fifth Avenue
1000 5th Ave
New York, NY 10028
Feb 17 - May 29, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Seurat's Circus Sideshow at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

From February 17 to May 29, 2017, this thematic exhibition presented by The Met will afford a unique context for appreciating the heritage and allure of Circus Sideshow (Parade de cirque), painted in 1887–88 by Georges Seurat (1859–1891).
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Legion of Honor Lincoln Park 100 34th Avenue San Francisco, CA 94121
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Legion of Honor
Lincoln Park
100 34th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94121
February 25, 2017 - May 29, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Monet: The Early Years

The first major US exhibition devoted to the initial phase of Claude Monet's career.
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BAMPFA 2155 Center Street Berkeley, CA 94720
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BAMPFA
2155 Center Street
Berkeley, CA 94720
January 26, 2017 - May 14, 2017
Film, TV & New Media

Not Reconciled: The Cinema of Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet

A retrospective of Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet's work
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Minneapolis Institute of Art 2400 Third Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55404
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Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 Third Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Jan 14 - Oct 8, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Children in Paris: The Birthday Boy and Friends

This focused exhibition presents works on paper by Cassatt, Renoir, Lepère, and others with children as their subject, a popular subject in French art in the 1880s and 1890s.
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Stephen Daiter Gallery 230 W. Superior, Fourth Floor Chicago IL 60654
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Stephen Daiter Gallery
230 W. Superior, Fourth Floor
Chicago IL 60654
Feb 10 - May 21, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Sabine Weiss: Intimate Memory

Rediscover the genius of French-Swiss Sabine Weiss often called the last of the French school of photographic humanist.
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Taft Museum of Art 316 Pike Street Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
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Taft Museum of Art
316 Pike Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

Feb 11 - May 14, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Bijoux Parisiens: French Jewelry from the Petit Palais

Exploring the intersection of French art, fashion, and history, Bijoux Parisiens presents 75 glorious pieces of jewelry from the Petit Palais, Paris.
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Saint Louis Art Museum 1 Fine Arts Dr St Louis, MO 63110
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Saint Louis Art Museum
1 Fine Arts Dr
St Louis, MO 63110
Feb 12 - May 7, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Degas, Impressionism, and the Paris Millinery Trade

A groundbreaking exploration of Edgar Degas' fascination with high-fashion hats and the young women who made them with key works by Degas that have never been exhibited in the US.
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Menil Collection 1533 Sul Ross St, Houston, TX 77006
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Menil Collection
1533 Sul Ross St, Houston, TX 77006
Feb. 3 - Jul. 9, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

ReCollecting Dogon

The exhibition, ReCollecting Dogon, presented at the Menil Collection and supported in part by the Cultural Service of the French Embassy in Houston, showcases over 25 examples of artistry from the Bandiagara region acquired by John and Dominique de Menil during the mid-20th century. The sculptures, masks, necklaces, and other works by “unknown” artists not only suggest the significance of art to daily life among Dogon peoples, they evoke formidable legacies of colonialism and the limitations of representing Dogon peoples through objects collected by and for foreigners.
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National World War I Museum and Memorial 100 W. 26th Street, Kansas City, MO 64108
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National World War I Museum and Memorial
100 W. 26th Street,
Kansas City, MO 64108
Feb 21, 2017 - Feb 18, 2018
Visual & Performing Arts

Posters as Munitions, 1917

National WWI Museum in Kansas City presents for the first time an exhibit of posters that played its part as a munition of the Great War.
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Colby College Museum of Art 5600 Mayflower Hill, Waterville, ME
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Colby College Museum of Art
5600 Mayflower Hill, Waterville, ME
February 4th - June 4th, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

No Limits: Zao Wou-Ki at Colby College Museum of Art

No Limits: Zao Wou-Ki is the first retrospective of the work of Zao Wou-Ki (1920–2013) in the United States, and the first museum exhibition of his work in the U.S. in nearly a half-century.
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Kemper Art Museum 1 Brookings Drive St. Louis, MO 63130
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Kemper Art Museum
1 Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130
Feb 10 - May 21, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Spectacle and Leisure in Paris: Degas to Mucha

Bringing together a broad selection of prints, posters, photographs, and film, this exhibition offers an overview of the thriving entertainment cultures of Paris in the last decades of the nineteenth century.
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Scottsdale Community College 9000 East Chapparal Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85256
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Scottsdale Community College
9000 East Chapparal Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85256
January 24 - April 27, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Genocides of the 20th Century Exhibition

The exhibition, Genocides of the 20th Century is currently being presented at Scottsdale Community College in Arizona. Created and made possible by the Mémorial de la Shoah in Paris, this presentation seeks to bring together three of the most remembered genocides of the twentieth century - the Armenians of the Ottoman Empire, the Jews of Europe, and the Rwandan Tutsis - in order to not only heighten awareness of their effects in today's world, but also to pay homage to its lasting memory.
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American Folk Art Museum 2 Lincoln Square New York, NY
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American Folk Art Museum
2 Lincoln Square
New York, NY
Mar 14-Aug 20, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Eugen Gabritschevsky: Theater of the Imperceptible at American Folk Art Museum

From March 14-August 20, 2017, American Folk Art Museum presents Eugen Gabritschevsky: Theater of the Imperceptible. This first in-depth exhibition of Gabritschevsky’s relatively unknown artistic contribution is composed of more than eighty artworks, a film, publications, and archival documents.
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The Flag Art Foundation 545 West 25th Street, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10001
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The Flag Art Foundation
545 West 25th Street, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10001
Jan 19-May 13, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Etel Adnan | Gerhard Richter at the Flag Art Foundation

The FLAG Art Foundation presents Etel Adnan | Gerhard Richter on its 9th floor gallery from January 19 – May 13, 2017. The exhibition initiates a conversation between two masters of contemporary painting, from the vastly different backgrounds of Beirut and Germany. Both artists continue to challenge the concept of working in a single style or media, translating their explosive color abstractions and painting processes to canvas, ceramic, glass, and tapestry.
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FLAX (France Los Angeles Exchange) 9200 W Sunset Boulevard, PH 22, Los Angeles, CA 90069
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FLAX (France Los Angeles Exchange)
9200 W Sunset Boulevard, PH 22, Los Angeles, CA 90069
May 17 - July 1, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Etienne de France with FLAX

May 17 - July 1, 2017 | Los Angeles. French and Icelandic visual artist and filmmaker, Étienne de France is to be the next in-residence artist at FLAX! He will be collaborating with FLAX for the next spectacular FLAX Project entitled, "Looking for the Perfect Landscape," - a promising name for an inevitably beautiful work.
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The Jazz Gallery 1160 Broadway, 5th Floor New York, NY 10001
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The Jazz Gallery
1160 Broadway, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10001
Feb 11 - Apr 27, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Jean-Jacques Abadie: Live in Marciac photographies

Jean-Jacques Abadie's "Live in Marciac photographies" will be exhibited at the Jazz Gallery from February 11, 2017 to April 27, 2017.
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French Cultural Center in Boston 53 Marlborough Street, Boston
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French Cultural Center in Boston
53 Marlborough Street, Boston
March 2nd to May 2nd 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

RAW: Portraits of Artists -by Bernar Venet

This very intimate exhibit features a selection of previously unpublished photographs brought together for the first time in the United States.
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Various Locations 10390 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 120 Los Angeles, CA 90025
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Various Locations
10390 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 120
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Always!

Follow us on Facebook!

Make sure to follow the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in Los Angeles on Facebook to hear about the latest must-see exhibit or about "that concert you have to go to!" By liking our page, you will be informed of all these events. You will also be able to participate in our contests and games to win FREE TICKETS to shows!
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Northwest Reno Library 2325 Robb Drive Reno, NV 89523
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Northwest Reno Library
2325 Robb Drive
Reno, NV 89523
March 1, 2017 - April 30, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Hélène Berr: A Stolen Life

An exhibition based on the journal written by a young Jewish French woman
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FraenkelLAB 1632 Market Street San Francisco, CA 94102
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FraenkelLAB
1632 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
March 31, 2017 - May 13, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Stéphanie Solinas: Identité at FraenkelLAB

Fraenkel Lab is pleased to present "Identité", the first US exhibition of the French artist Stéphanie Solinas from March 31, 2017 to May 13, 2017.

Stay tuned for more information about this exhibition.

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SFMOMA 151 Third Street San Francisco, California 94103
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SFMOMA
151 Third Street
San Francisco, California 94103

March 11, 2017 - May 29, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

SFMOMA: Matisse/Diebenkorn

The first major exhibition to explore the profound inspiration Richard Diebenkorn found in the work of Henri Matisse.
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Le Laboratoire Cambridge 650 East Kendall Street, Cambridge, MA
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Le Laboratoire Cambridge
650 East Kendall Street, Cambridge, MA
March 2nd, 2017- June 10th, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Life in Picoseconds at Le Laboratoire Cambridge

Come out to Le Laboratoire Cambridge this Thursday to see French design team Millimetre, video artist and scientist Charles Reilly, artist Daniel Faust, artist and researcher Anna Ondaatje, and Le Laboratoire founder David Edwards's exhibit on Thursday, March 2 at 6PM.
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Dia:Beacon, Riggio Galleries 3 Beekman Street Beacon, NY 12508
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Dia:Beacon, Riggio Galleries
3 Beekman Street
Beacon, NY 12508
May 12-14 & May 19-21, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Dia Art Foundation Presents François Chaignaud and Cecilia Bengolea at Dia:Beacon

Continuing Dia Art Foundation’s long-term commitment to supporting performance, Dia has commissioned Paris-based choreographers François Chaignaud and Cecilia Bengolea to develop a multipart program for Dia:Beacon. Over two weekends in May 2017, the program will trace the trajectory of the artists’ twelve-year creative partnership.
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Society of Illustrators 128 East 63rd Street New York, NY 10065
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Society of Illustrators
128 East 63rd Street
New York, NY 10065

FEB. 28, 2017 to MAY 07, 2017
Books & Ideas

Fit to Print: exhibition at Society of Illustrators & New York Times

Fit to Print brings together a selection of art and editorial illustration created by 17 graduates of the Haute école des arts du Rhin (H.E.A.R.) in Strasbourg, one of the preeminent art schools in France. First presented at the Tomi Ungerer Museum in Strasbourg from January–April 2016, the exhibition debuts in New York in two parts — one at the Society of Illustrators, and another at The New York Times.

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National World War I Museum and Memorial 100 W. 26th Street, Kansas City, MO 64108
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National World War I Museum and Memorial
100 W. 26th Street,
Kansas City, MO 64108
March 21 - October 15, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Vive L'Amérique: French School Children Welcome Their American Ally

When the Great War started in the summer of 1914, a school teacher in the Montmartre district of Paris asked his students, boys ages 8-13, to write essays and express in drawings how the war would affect their daily lives.

The children produced hundreds of drawings and essays reflecting on the changing nature of the war, political leaders, letters to their relatives on the front line, and daily food rationing. Despite these changes, the students still went to class, did their homework, and continued their lives as normally as possible.

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The Jewish Museum 1109 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10128
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The Jewish Museum
1109 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10128
Mar 17-Aug 6, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

The Arcades: Contemporary Art and Walter Benjamin

From March 17-August 6, 2017, The Jewish Museum presents "The Arcades: Contemporary Art and Walter Benjamin", an exhibition that presents contemporary artworks through the lens of influential philosopher Walter Benjamin’s magnum opus "The Arcades Project".
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Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Avenue, NY10029
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Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Avenue, NY10029
April 5 - September, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Posters and Patriotism: Selling World War I in New York at The Museum of the City of New York

From April 5, 2017, the Museum of the City of New York presents "Posters and Patriotism: Selling World War I in New York", an exhibition about New York City's artists and illustrators enlisted in the war effort.
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Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Avenue, NY 10029
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Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Avenue, NY 10029
April 5, 2017 at 6:30pm

Propaganda by Design

On April 5th at 6.30 pm, the Museum of the City of New York will host a discussion about the connections between propaganda posters from WWI and current design works.
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Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum 2 East 91st Street New York NY 10128
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Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York NY 10128
Apr 7-Aug 20, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s

From April 7-August 20, 2017, Cooper Hewitt presents The Jazz Age, an exhibition that explores the significant impact of European influences, the rapid growth of cities, avant-garde artistic movements, new social mores and the role of technology.
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LACMA 5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036
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LACMA
5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036
March 19 - September 10, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Dwan Gallery coming to the LACMA

March 19 - September 10, 2017 | Los Angeles. LACMA upcoming exhibit, Los Angeles to New York: Dwan Gallery, 1959 - 1971 recounts the brief history of the Dwan Gallery, marked as one of the most well-known art spaces of the 20th century. Especially interested in French art, Dwan created a number of shows of the Nouveau Réalistes in the U.S.
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New Mexico Museum of Art 107 W Palace Ave, Santa Fe, NM 87501 Cathedral Park 131 Cathedral Place, Santa Fe, NM 87501
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New Mexico Museum of Art
107 W Palace Ave,
Santa Fe, NM 87501

Cathedral Park
131 Cathedral Place,
Santa Fe, NM 87501
May - October, 2017 | Santa Fe
Visual & Performing Arts

French Art in Santa Fe!

May - October 2017 | Santa Fe. Visiting New Mexico any time soon? Be sure to check out some of their upcoming art shows and art exhibitions featuring some of the greatest European masters and contemporary artists of today, such as Cézanne, Picasso, and Mondrian!
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Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art 7374 E 2nd St, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
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Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art
7374 E 2nd St, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
February 11 - April 30, 2017 | Scottsdale
Visual & Performing Arts

Barrada & Boltanski in I Remember Not Remembering

February 11 - April 3 | Scottsdale. The current exhibition at Scottsdale Museum of Art brings together twelve internationally renowned who make art out of remembrance. In a show of multiple mediums, the viewer is encouraged to engage and rediscover the art of remembrance of things past, as Marcel Proust reminds us.
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Microsoft Theater 777 Chick Hearn Ct, Los Angeles, CA 90015 1st Bank Center 11450 Broomfield Ln, Broomfield, CO 80021
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Microsoft Theater
777 Chick Hearn Ct,
Los Angeles, CA 90015

1st Bank Center
11450 Broomfield Ln,
Broomfield, CO 80021
May 24 & 27, 2017 | Los Angeles, CA & Broomfield, CO
Music

Jean Michel Jarre, Tour 2017

May 24 & 27, 2017 | Los Angeles, CA & Broomfield, CO. French composer, performer, and record producer, Jean Michel Jarre is coming to Los Angeles and Colorado this coming May! Loved for his electronic, wild, and new-age genre musical tunes, clear your calendar for this rare chance to hear the artist live in concert!
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Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts 9390 N. Santa Monica Blvd. Beverly Hills, CA 90210
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Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
9390 N. Santa Monica Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
May 24 - 28, 2017 | Los Angeles
Visual & Performing Arts

Battlefield at the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts!

May 24 -28, 2017 | Los Angeles. Based on Mahabharata as well as the play written by Jean-Claude Carrière, and adapted and directed by Peter Brook and Marie-Hélène Estienne, Battlefield proves a beautiful remake of two unmistakably legendary works.
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Industry City 274 36th Street Brooklyn, New York 11232
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Industry City
274 36th Street
Brooklyn, New York 11232
May 17-23, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Transatlantic Creative Exchange 2017

From May 17-23, 2017, discover Transatlantic Creative Exchange on the occasion of WantedDesign Brooklyn at Industry City.
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Industry City 274 36th Street Brooklyn, New York 11232
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Industry City
274 36th Street
Brooklyn, New York 11232
May 17-23, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Hors Pistes 2017

From May 17-23, 2017, on the occasion of WantedDesign, discover Hors Pistes, a collaborative residency program “off the beaten track” between designers and artisans.
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The Noguchi Museum 9-01 33rd Road at Vernon Boulevard, Long Island City, NY 11106
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The Noguchi Museum
9-01 33rd Road at Vernon Boulevard, Long Island City, NY 11106
Apr 26-Sep 3, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Solid Doubts: Robert Stadler at The Noguchi Museum

From Apr 26-Sep 3, 2017, the Noguchi Museum presents Solid Doubts, an exhibition that explores Robert Stadler's and Isamu Noguchi's work.
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MoMA 11 West 53 Street, New York, NY 10019
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MoMA
11 West 53 Street, New York, NY 10019
May 12 – May 15, 2017
Film, TV & New Media

Moustapha Alassane, Pioneer of the Golden Age of Nigerien Cinema at MoMA

This first North American retrospective of Moustapha Alassane (1942–2015), a pioneer of populist cinema in newly independent Niger in the 1960s and 1970s, is presented in association with La Cinémathèque Afrique de l’Institut français. Alassane parodied colonialist attitudes toward black Africans, the corrupt despotism of local officials, and the shallow materialism of Niger’s youth in a series of animated, fictional, and ethnographic films that remain beloved and influential even today.

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Albertine Books 972 Fifth Avenue, New York City
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Albertine Books
972 Fifth Avenue, New York City
March 17 - April 30, 2017
Books & Ideas

The Albertine Prize!

March 17 - April 30, 2017 | Calling all bibliophiles! Have you been enthralled and completely entranced by some new french reads this year? The Albertine Prize honors the contemporary writers and novelists of French fiction that we adore most. This prize will go to one very special author with your help! If there is one book in particular that leaves you completely mesmerized and wanting more, vote the masterpiece for the Albertine prize!
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SUNNYLANDS CENTER & GARDENS 37977 Bob Hope Dr, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
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SUNNYLANDS CENTER & GARDENS
37977 Bob Hope Dr,
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
February 25 - April 30, 2017 | Coachella Valley (Palm Springs, Palm Desert Indio)
Visual & Performing Arts

Lita Albuquerque and Desert X 2017

February 25 - April 30, 2017 | Palm Springs, Palm Desert & Indio. The Coachella Valley and its surreal desert landscape serves as medium to several artist as part of the Desert >< project. Featured artists include Will Boone, Claudia Comte, and Amanda Lerma.
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Torrance Art Museum 3320 Civic Center Drive Torrance, CA 90503
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Torrance Art Museum
3320 Civic Center Drive
Torrance, CA 90503
March 25 - May 19, 2017 | Los Angeles
Visual & Performing Arts

Lauren Marsolier in Baker's Dozen VI

March 25 - May 19 | Los Angeles With a selection of their favorite artworks of the day, curators present the fifth production of the Baker's Dozen exhibition. This special showing of the works of thirteen emerging and contemporary artists is rendered special this year by the participation of French photographer, Lauren Marsolier.
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Carpenters Workshop Gallery 693 5th Ave, New York, NY 10022
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Carpenters Workshop Gallery
693 5th Ave, New York, NY 10022


Apr 27, 2017 - Jun 17, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Carpenters Workshop Gallery presents Robert Stadler's "Weight Class"

Carpenters Workshop Gallery presents Robert Stadler's exhibition taking place from April 27, 2017 to June 17, 2017. Entitled "Weight Class", the exhibition will feature works from his ‘Cut_Paste’ series as well as new suspension light fixtures incorporating Isamu Noguchi’s 1950s Akari lamps.
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Industry City Sunset Park, 274 36th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11232
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Industry City
Sunset Park, 274 36th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11232
May 17, 2017 - May 23, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

WantedDesign Brooklyn presents "Art by Friends x Opinel" at Industry City

The Opinel Series will be presented by WantedDesign Brooklyn at Industry City. Art By Friends invited artists to work on a new material: the Opinel knife. Covered with glitter, changed into a barbers comb, tattooed on an arm or carved on a tree branch, the Savoyard knife is a never ending source of inspiration for the artists. The Opinel knife becomes an object of art.
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Industry City Sunset Park, 274 36th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11232
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Industry City
Sunset Park, 274 36th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11232
May 17, 2017 - May 23, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

WantedDesign Brooklyn presents "Diplorama#3" by ENSCI Les ateliers at Industry City.

WantedDesign Brooklyn presents "Diplorama#3" by ENSCI Les ateliers at Industry City. The third edition of Diplorama features graduated students thesis projects from Paris based ENSCI Les ateliers.
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Industry City Sunset Park, 274 36th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11232
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Industry City
Sunset Park, 274 36th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11232
May 17, 2017 - May 23, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

WantedDesign Brooklyn presents "Mos(KIT)o" by ENSCI Les ateliers at Industry City

WantedDesign Brooklyn presents "Mos(KIT)o" by ENSCI Les ateliers at Industry City. As part of the research theme “Design and biology”, carried at ENSCI by Guillian Graves, three student designers have joined students in biology, physics, chemistry and law to form the multidisciplinary team of the Paris Pasteur Institute and develop Mos(KIT)o.
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Lyles & King 106 Forsyth Street at Broome, New York, NY 10002
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Lyles & King
106 Forsyth Street at Broome, New York, NY 10002
Mar 25, 2017 - Apr 30, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Lyles & King presents "Bullet Through Glass"

From March 25-April 30, 2017, Lyles & King presents "Bullet Through Glass". The exhibition is composed of paintings, sculptures, and site-specific interventions by Thomas Fougeirol and Jo-ey Tang.
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Collective Design Fair Skylight Clarkson Sq 550 Washington St New York City
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Collective Design Fair
Skylight Clarkson Sq
550 Washington St
New York City
May 2, 2017 - May 7, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Collective Design presents "Waiting room: Noguchi/Stadler"

Collective Design presents "Waiting Room: Noguchi/Stadler" at the fifth edition of the fair held May 3, 2017 to May 7, 2017.
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Boston Athenaeum, Providence Art Club and Holy Cross College New England
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Boston Athenaeum, Providence Art Club and Holy Cross College
New England
May 1st at 6PM, May 2nd at 7:30PM, and May 3rd, 2017 at 7PM
Music

L'Oreille de Proust Concert this May!

Come out to Providence, Rhode Island, Boston, Massachusetts, or Worcester, Massachusetts this May to celebrate the 100 year anniversary of the France-United States alliance, commemorated by music and lyrics written by Marcel Proust.
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FIAF Florence Gould Hall 55 East 59th Street New York, NY 10022
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FIAF Florence Gould Hall
55 East 59th Street
New York, NY 10022
April 4 - May 30, 2017
Film, TV & New Media

Series at FIAF: "Liberté, Egalité, Fantasy: French Politics on Film"

This April and May at CinéSalon, get a crash course in French politics just in time for France’s presidential elections. From paranoid thrillers to high-stakes dramas and witty satires, these films will immerse you in the world of political power struggles. There, you will meet the desperate men, unlikely heroes, and wide-eyed novices who populate the French government. In moments of crisis, acts of resistance, and life-or-death situations, see who will put career before party, justice before ambition, or France above all.
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GR Gallery 255 Bowery New York, NY 10002
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GR Gallery
255 Bowery
New York, NY 10002
Apr 20-May 28, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Ron Agam & Marco Casentini at GR Gallery

From April 20-May 28, 2017, GR Gallery presents the exhibition “Incandescent Chromophilia” by Ron Agam and Marco Casentini. The exhibition will feature 25 recent works by the two artists
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Paul Kasmin Gallery 297 10th Ave New York, NY 10001
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Paul Kasmin Gallery
297 10th Ave
New York, NY 10001
Mar 30-May 13, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

"Big Brother: Teaching staff for a school of murderers" by Max Ernst at Paul Kasmin Gallery

From March 30-May 13, 2017, Paul Kasmin Gallery presents MAX ERNST Big Brother: Teaching Staff for a School of Murderers.
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Manetti Shrem Museum 254 Old Davis Road Davis, CA 95616
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Manetti Shrem Museum
254 Old Davis Road
Davis, CA 95616
April 14, 2017 - June 30, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Marc Johnson | YúYú

Presented in collaboration with the Kramlich Collection
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American Conservatory Theater 405 Geary Street San Francisco
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American Conservatory Theater
405 Geary Street
San Francisco
April 26, 2017 - May 21, 2017
United States United States
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United States
United States
Ongoing - April 30, 2017
Books & Ideas

The Albertine Prize

Vote for the books you love before April 30th!
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Online
USA
03/14/2017
Books & Ideas

1st Albertine Prize: Vote for your favorite French-language book!

Discover the best of new French fiction and vote for the books you love from March 14 to April 30!
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The University of North Carolina at Greensboro Greensboro, NC 27402-6170
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The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Greensboro, NC 27402-6170
04/12/2017
Film, TV & New Media

French Ciné Club continues at UNC Greensboro

The Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro continues its French Ciné Club with La vie en rose and Les choristes.
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North Carolina Opera 612 Wade Avenue, Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27605
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North Carolina Opera
612 Wade Avenue, Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27605
04/28/2017
Music

Georges Bizet's The Pearl Fishers at NC Opera

North Carolina Opera presents two special performances of Georges Bizet's The Pearl Fishers on April 28 and 30, 2017.
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Royale 279 Tremont St, Boston, MA
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Royale
279 Tremont St, Boston, MA
Throughout April!
Music

French Gigs in April!

This month, some fantastic French artists will be performing throughout New England! You don't want to miss out on this opportunity!
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Abbeville Square Abbeville, SC 29620
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Abbeville Square
Abbeville, SC 29620
04/21/2017

Celebrating French Heritage with Abbeville Festival (SC)

Abbeville French Heritage Festival hosts thousands of people over two weekends in April to celebrate French Heritage and raise money to restore the beautiful Trinity Episcopal Church.
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Venus 980 Madison Avenue New York, NY 10075
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Venus
980 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10075
May 5, 2017 - Apr 27, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

VENUS presents Bernard Buffet: Paintings from 1956 to 1999

From April 5th to May 27th, 2017, VENUS presents Bernard Buffet: Paintings from 1956 to 1999, an exhibition of important and historic works by the late figurative painter. It is comprised of thirteen paintings from exceptional moments in Buffet’s career.
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Various locations
USA
03/24/2017
Film, TV & New Media

French Indie Film RAW opens in theaters around the US Southeast

French indie film "Raw" is opening in select theaters around the US Southeast.
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Various locations
Atlanta, GA
04/18/2017

Africa Belle: Entre Tradition et Modernité, a series of events by Alliance Française Atlanta

Africa Belle, an annual celebration of French-speaking Africa organized by Alliance française of ATlanta, will take place from April 18 to 28, 2017.
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Various locations
Memphis, TN
04/09/2017

Spring Event Series presented by Alliance française of Memphis

Alliance française of Memphis presents a series of events this April.
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ART 3 Gallery 109 Ingraham Street, Suite 102 Brooklyn, NY 11237
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ART 3 Gallery
109 Ingraham Street, Suite 102
Brooklyn, NY 11237
Apr 5-May 21, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Articulate at ART 3 with Alain Kirili

From April 5-May 21, 2017, ART 3 presents "Articulate", a group exhibition curated by David Cohen, with artists including Alain Kirili.
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Hunter East Harlem Gallery The Silberman School of Social Work 2180 3rd Avenue at 119th Street New York, NY 10035
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Hunter East Harlem Gallery
The Silberman School of Social Work
2180 3rd Avenue at 119th Street
New York, NY 10035
Mar 13-Jun 3, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

The Incoherents Salon at Hunter East Harlem Gallery

From March 13-June 3, 2017, Hunter East Harlem Gallery presents "The Incoherents Salon", a mise-en-scène produced by the artists Pablo Helguera and Dannielle Tegeder inspired by the protomodern French artistic movement, Les Arts Incohérents.
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Ann and Graham Gund Gallery at the MFA 465 Huntington Ave, Boston
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Ann and Graham Gund Gallery at the MFA
465 Huntington Ave, Boston
April 9th – July 9th, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Matisse in the studio at the MFA

Inspired by the original museography of the Matisse Museum in Nice, “Matisse in the Studio” is the first major international exhibition to examine the importance of Matisse’s personal collection of objects, offering unprecedented insight into the great artist’s creativity.
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National Gallery of Art - East Building 4th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20001
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National Gallery of Art - East Building
4th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001
April 9 - July 9, 2017
Multiple locations Washington, DC
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Multiple locations
Washington, DC
April 20 - April 30, 2017
Film, TV & New Media

French films at Filmfest DC

The mission of the Washington, DC International Film Festival is to enrich people's lives, to share our world through the vivid stories and vibrant cultures of great cinema. To inspire, entertain, inform, surprise and deepen understanding. The festival strives to build a strong local film community, foster creative expression and contribute to appreciation of the media arts by bringing the best in new international cinema to the nation's capital.
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National Gallery of Art - West Building 6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW Washington, DC 20001
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National Gallery of Art - West Building
6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001
May 21 - August 20, 2017
Walt Disney Modular Theater 24700 McBean Pkwy Santa Clarita, CA
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Walt Disney Modular Theater
24700 McBean Pkwy Santa Clarita, CA
April 25-29, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

CalArts Center and La Comedie de Sainte-Etienne Present Fore!

April 25-29, 2017 | Los Angeles. The CalArts Center and the Comedy of Saint-Etienne are presenting Fore! on April 25-29.
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Virginia Museum of Fine Arts 200 N. Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220
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Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
200 N. Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220
May 6 - August 27, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Yves Saint-Laurent: The Perfection of Style

Drawn from the archives of the Fondation Pierre Bergé—Yves Saint Laurent and other private collections, this breathtaking exhibition offers an intimate and comprehensive look at the lifetime achievement of Yves Saint Laurent, one of history’s most radical and influential fashion designers.
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Demisch Danant Gallery 30 West 12th Street, New York NY 10011
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Demisch Danant Gallery
30 West 12th Street,
New York NY 10011
May 3-Jul 1, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Innovation: made in France II at Demisch Danant Gallery

Opening May 3, 2017, Demisch Danant will present Innovation: made in France II, an exhibition of important historical French design created between 1965 to 1975, a period of rapid technological advancement that shaped a distinctive new aesthetic in French public and domestic life.
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The Chimney 200 Morgan Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11237
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The Chimney
200 Morgan Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11237
Apr 21-May 28, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

A tall action is not a height at The Chimney

From April 21-May 28, 2017, The Chimney presents a tall action is not a height, the solo exhibition of American artist Autumn Ahn, curated by Anissa Touati. Ahn’s performances operates similarly as a structuralist rite, both symbolic and disturbing.
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University of Colorado, Boulder Boulder, CO 80309 Alliance Française de Denver 571 Galapago Street Denver, CO 80204 United States University of California, Irvine Irvine, CA 92697
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University of Colorado, Boulder
Boulder, CO 80309

Alliance Française de Denver
571 Galapago Street
Denver, CO 80204 United States

University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697
April 27 & 28 - May 1, 2017
Books & Ideas

Charif Majdalani in Colorado and California!

Charif Majdalani is coming to Colorado and California this spring, for a series of conferences in various universities. Make sure not to miss this rare opportunity to meet one of the most influent contemporary Lebanese writer and to discover his unique work!
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Constellation 3111 N. Western Ave. Chicago, IL
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Constellation
3111 N. Western Ave.
Chicago, IL
May 11-12, 2017
Music

Makaya McCraven/Antoine Berjeaut "Beat Scientifique" at Constellation & California Clipper

Trumpet-player Antoine Berjeaut will work with “beat scientist” Makaya McCraven and three other musicians from Paris and Chicago to bridge the modern jazz, post-rock, and hip hop scenes.
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Fabian Castanier Gallery 2919 La Cienega Blvd. Culver City, CA 90232
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Fabian Castanier Gallery
2919 La Cienega Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
May 6 - July 31, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

LA Intersections

May 6 – July 31, 2017 | Los Angeles. Art exhibit LA Intersections featuring French artist Claire Colette will be on view at the Fabien Castanier Gallery.
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Mayeur Projects 200 Plaza Park, Las Vegas, NM 87701, United States
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Mayeur Projects
200 Plaza Park, Las Vegas,
NM 87701, United States
April 15 - May 13, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

"Into the West" by Frank Perrin

April 15 - May 13, 2017 | Las Vegas, New Mexico. Mayeur Projects is presenting Into the West, an exhibit by French artist Frank Perrin.
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Film Forum 209 W Houston St New York, NY 10014
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Film Forum
209 W Houston St
New York, NY 10014
April 28 - May 11, 2017
Film, TV & New Media

Retrospective for the Centennial of Jean-Pierre Melville at Film Forum

Père of the Nouvelle Vague, interpreter of Cocteau, master of the crime/gangster genre, Jean-Pierre Melville (1917-1973) remained always separate and himself. After serving in the French army and then the Resistance during WWII (when J-P Grumbach took his favorite author’s name for his own nom de guerre), he redefined “independent” with his self-financed outside-the-industry adaptations, moving gradually to those austere, if star-studded, evocations of a fantasy underworld that his surname evokes.
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La MaMa 66 East 4th Street New York, NY 10003
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La MaMa
66 East 4th Street
New York, NY 10003
May 25-28, 2017
Visual & Performing Arts

Company SBB-Stefanie Batten Bland at La Mama Moves! May 25-28

La Mama Moves! Dance Festival presents the premiere of Bienvenue欢迎WelcomeBienvenidoأهلا بك by Company SBB Stefanie Batten Bland from May 25 to May 28 at the Ellen Stewart Theater
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The Prytania Theater 5339 Prytania Street New Orleans, Louisiana, 70115
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The Prytania Theater
5339 Prytania Street
New Orleans, Louisiana, 70115
Friday, April 21 - Thursday, April 27 2017
Film, TV & New Media

20th Annual French Film Festival

The New Orleans Film Society presents the 20th annual French Film Festival, a showcase of the best in contemporary and classic French cinema, in partnership with the Consulat Général de France à la Nouvelle-Orléans and the Prytania Theatre.
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Festival International de Louisiane 315 Lee Ave Lafayette, Louisiana, LA 70501
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Festival International de Louisiane
315 Lee Ave
Lafayette, Louisiana, LA 70501
04/27/2017
Music

Zachary Richard to be awarded "Commandeur" of the Order of Arts & Letters

Eminent Louisianian, francophone singer-songwriter, poet, writer, and environmental activist Zachary Richard will join the ranks of Stevie Wonder, David Bowie, Quincy Jones, Bono, and select others as a “Commandeur” of the French Order of Arts & Letters of the French Republic.
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Barker Center, Harvard University Thompson Room (110) 12 Quincy St, Cambridge, MA
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Barker Center, Harvard University
Thompson Room (110)
12 Quincy St, Cambridge, MA
Saturday, April 29th, 6:00PM ; Monday, May 1st, 7:30PM
Visual & Performing Arts

Le Siège de Calais

Don't miss the chance to see this underrepresented French play. Written in the wake of the Seven Years War, Pierre-Laurent de Belloy’s Le Siège de Calais was hailed by its author in 1765 as France’s “first national tragedy.”
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Film Society of Lincoln Center 165 West 65th Street New York, NY
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Film Society of Lincoln Center
165 West 65th Street
New York, NY
May 3 - May 9, 2017
Film, TV & New Media

Francophone Movies at the New York African Film Festival 2017

2017 Edition of the New York African Film Festival at Film Society Lincoln Center and Maysles Cinema. Find out more about the Francophone movies presented.
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The Observatory North Park 2891 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92104 The Observatory 3503 S Harbor Blvd, Santa Ana, CA 92704 The Novo 800 W Olympic Blvd A335, Los Angeles, CA 90015 The Red Rocks Amphitheatre 18300 W Alameda Pkwy, Morrison, CO 80465
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The Observatory North Park
2891 University Ave,
San Diego, CA 92104

The Observatory
3503 S Harbor Blvd,
Santa Ana, CA 92704

The Novo
800 W Olympic Blvd A335,
Los Angeles, CA 90015

The Red Rocks Amphitheatre
18300 W Alameda Pkwy,
Morrison, CO 80465
May 18 - 20, & May 28, 2017
Music

FKJ in Concert!

May 18 - 20 & 28 | California and Colorado. Rising French musician FKJ will be performing in San Diego, Los Angeles, Santa Ana and Morrisson, CO!
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