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L’Errance est humaine by Jeanne Mordoj

Circus in all its forms

Chinese pole, new magic, vaudeville, juggling...The languages of circus are constantly evolving. A deep dive into this world where risk, dizzying heights and physical prowess give meaning to the staging and choreography.

Updated on 13/03/2019

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Ashes (“Cendres”), by Plexus Polaire/Ingvild Aspeli

Theatre of Objects

Puppets, along with cubes, ropes, and many other everyday items, diverted from their daily use to become poetic objects, with sets often reduced to the bare minimum... Discover, in ten shows, what is known as the “theatre of objects”.

Updated on 07/03/2019

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Gorce 1 - French and cultural diplomacy

The French language seen by Xavier Gorce

Cartoonist and illustrator, daily contributor to the website of Le Monde, Xavier Gorce put the subject of the French language in the hands of his famous “Indégivrables” characters (incorrigible, un-defrostable penguins)…

Updated on 23/04/2019

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À bras le corps, by Katell Quillévéré

Ten short films to discover

The Short Film Festival, organised from 13th to 19th March 2019 in France and around the world, is an opportunity to rediscover the first works of well-known filmmakers and to encounter the new talents of the so-called “7th Art”. Discover our ten favourites from the 2019 programme.

Published on 13/03/2019

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Diamantino

European films in the spotlight

In 2019, 30 recent European films, offered by the European Film Festival, were screened at many festivals around the world. Discover some of these European films in pictures!

Updated on 10/05/2021

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Croisements en chine : La Mélancolie des dragons

The Croisements Festival in China

For its 14th edition, the Croisements Festival is taking over 35 cities in China with an always ground-breaking, original programme from 26th April to 6th July. The festival will once again celebrate artistic encounters between France and China, from all disciplines and all eras.

Updated on 22/07/2019

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Plan B

French dance in Asia

Since March 2019, Asia has welcomed and presented French choreography in all its different forms.

From China as part of the Croisements festival, to Japan via Singapore, Taiwan and Hong Kong, discover some of the shows on tour.

Updated on 13/06/2019

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Neïl Beloufa, Brune Renault

The Marcel Duchamp Prize is on display in China

This fourth tour of the Marcel Duchamp Prize in China offers a new perspective on the French experience through eyes of the 14 artists recognised by the award. Curator Annabelle Ténèze chose to select the works through the prism of the road, in other words of movement, travel, discovery. Taking as...

Published on 24/06/2019

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Sans titre, d’Emmanuelle Andrianjafy

Bamako Biennale, 12th edition

This year the Bamako Meetings celebrate their 25th anniversary and 12th edition, focused on the theme “Streams of Consciousness”. Overview of the event taking place in Mali through 31st January 2020.

Updated on 16/01/2020

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Son Ar Mein et l'Asian University for Women

International artists from Brittany

From Bangladesh to Japan, Burkina Faso, Australia and Brazil, in 2019 Breton artists are set to travel around the world for residencies, meetings and co-creations.

Spotlight on nine of these projects, from visual to performing arts supported by the Institut francais and the Brittany region.

Updated on 15/01/2020

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Mur de mûres, Pierre Joseph

A "certain" French scene at the Palais de Tokyo

Until 5 January 2020, 44 artists from home and abroad will be honoured within the walls of the Palais de Tokyo. All represent a “certain French scene” made up of a multitude of unique qualities, linked temporarily or permanently to France. Together, they feed a reflection on the evolution of space...

Updated on 22/03/2021

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Deep See Blue Surrounding You/Vois Ce Bleu Profond Te Fondre, Laure Prouvost

Last dive into the French Pavilion of Laure Prouvost

Before embarking on a journey that will begin at Les Abattoirs Art Museum in Toulouse in January 2020, Deep See Blue Surrounding You/Vois Ce Bleu Profond Te Fondre by Laure Prouvost is still in Venice for a few days.

Since the opening of the biennale on 11 May, the French Pavilion has received...

Updated on 18/11/2019

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"Un pyjama pour deux", une exposition de Sara Bichão, en collaboration avec Manon Harrois, au CAC Passages, Troyes, du vendredi 04 octobre au vendredi 13 décembre 2019.

Un pyjama pour deux (One Pyjama For Two) by Sara Bichão and Manon Harrois

Sara Bichão and Manon Harrois, visual artists from Portugal and France respectively, present "Un pyjama pour deux" at the Passages Centre for Contemporary Art in Troyes until 13 December 2019. The exhibition is the fruit of three years of collaboration between France and Portugal, including three...

Updated on 25/11/2019

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 The Speeches Series - Chapter 1-1

Bouchra Khalili - The Nordic Chapter

Fotogalleriet, Oslo Kunstforening and TrAP are pleased to present a multi-site presentation of the internationally renowned artist Bouchra Khalili, after long and fruitful conversations stretched over several years.  The Nordic Chapter is Khalili’s first solo exhibition in Norway. Encompassing film...

Updated on 03/02/2021

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