La Nuit des idées (Night of Ideas)

An open invitation to all institutions of culture and knowledge in France and around the world, the third Nuit des idées in 2018 will be a means of sharing knowledge and reflections, across nations, disciplines and generations.

Updated on 09/12/2021

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The night of all ideas

The Night of Ideas returns to more than 85 countries on 30th January 2020 with its 5th edition, based on the theme of ‘Being alive’.

Updated on 09/12/2021

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The Night of Ideas

On 31st January 2019, in France and throughout the world, the Night of Ideas is returning for a fourth edition, "Facing the Present", with a focus on clarity and commitment.

Updated on 09/12/2021

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Nuit des idées 2021

The 6th Nuit des Idées takes place on 28 January 2021 on the theme of “Closer”, with an invitation issued to over 100 countries and 200 towns and cities around the world bringing artists, intellectuals and representatives of civil society together to debate our relationships with space, new forms of...

Updated on 09/12/2021

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La Nuit des idées

Every year, on the last Thursday of January, the Institut français invites all places of culture and knowledge, in France and across the world, to celebrate the free circulation of ideas and knowledge.
Launched in 2016, at an exceptional evening in Paris which brought together major French and...

Updated on 10/01/2022

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The Franco-German Cultural Fund

The Franco-German Cultural Fund was created on 22nd January 2003, on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the Elysée Treaty, sealing the friendship between France and Germany. It allows both countries to encourage and support cooperation initiatives conducted jointly by the French and German...

Updated on 30/06/2022

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Multidisciplinary
  • Architecture
  • Visual arts
  • Photography
  • Public debate
  • Design
  • Book
  • Fashion
  • Music
    • Digital
    • Theatre
    • Dance
    • Circus