Alune Wade presents "Sultan", a music album supported by the Institut français

To accompany the release of his new album Sultan, Alune Wade, a major figure in contemporary African jazz, toured in West Africa with the support of the Institut français. After performing at Dak'art, the Biennale of Contemporary African Art, and at the Saint Louis Jazz Festival, his tour continued...

Updated on 29/08/2022

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Choreographer and performer Leïla Ka wins the "Danse Élargie" competition

Emerging in 2018 with her dazzling solo Pode ser, choreographer and performer Leïla Ka has just won the Danse Élargie competition, organised by the Théâtre de la Ville with the support of the Institut français. She was rewarded for her latest creation, Bouffées, in which we meet five women...

Published on 30/08/2022

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Justine Berthillot, accepted for the Écran Vivant scheme

Dancer, circus artist and choreographer Justine Berthillot is taking her latest creation to Peru. Made possible with the support of the Institut français, this tour, conducted alongside circus artist Mosi Espinoza, will also result in the production of a documentary with the help of Onda (Office...

Published on 06/09/2022

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French artists at the Bergen Assembly 2022

The 4th edition of the Bergen Assembly, the triennial of contemporary art in Bergen (Norway), takes place from 8 September to 6 November 2022 and welcomes several artists from the French scene: Augustin Maurs, Daniel Buren, Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster and Katia Kameli. Their participation is...

Updated on 08/09/2022

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Manuela Marquès, En surface 3,  2022, impression pigmentaire sur papier baryté, 93 x 125 cm © Manuela Marquès © ADAGP, Paris 2022

Manuela Marques presents four exhibitions as part of the France-Portugal 2022 Season

Born in Portugal, the artist Manuela Marques now lives and works in Paris. In recent years, she has been developing photography and videography projects on manifestations of natural phenomena. She has travelled several times to the Azores archipelago to work on tellurism and volcanism, continuing...

Updated on 08/09/2022

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Capucine Vever et Anne-Sophie Turion, winners of the Michel Nessim Boukris Prize 2021

The artists Capucine Vever and Anne-Sophie Turion, who were joint winners of the Michel Nessim Boukris 2021 Prize, have benefited from residencies in Senegal and Japan. They were able to immerse themselves in Dakar for Capucine Vever (with the support of the Résidences Sur mesures + of the Institut...

Updated on 14/09/2022

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Two films by Hafsia Herzi join the IFcinéma catalogue

First seen in Abdellatif Kechiche's La Graine et le Mulet, Hafsia Herzi has established herself as an audacious actress with a diversity of projects, collaborations and strong characters. Having moved behind the camera in 2019, she is now pursuing a career as a director, where intensity and emotion...

Updated on 13/09/2022

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Floralia, a work by Sabrina Ratté presented on IFdigital

Floralia is a series of four videos by Canadian artist Sabrina Ratté. It plunges us into a futuristic plant world, halfway between organic matter and technology. This work is part of the Symbiose selection, produced by HACNUM - the National Network of Hybrid Arts and Digital Cultures, on IFdigital...

Published on 14/09/2022

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