2017 Summer Performing Arts Festivals in France

This summer offers a packed and impressive calendar of Peforming Arts festivals all over France, with something for everyone's taste!

FUSED | Grantees 2017-2018

The Cultural Services of the French Embassy in partnership with FACE Foundation is delighted to announce the 2017-2018 Grantees of the FUSED program.

The 7th History of the Festival de l'histoire de l'art celebrates Nature and the United States

The 7th edition of the Festival de l’histoire de l’art will take place from June 2-4, 2017, in the town of Fontainebleau, in the park, at the château and on several sites in and around the city.

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

April 5 - September, 2017
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.

XYZT: Abstract Landscapes by Adrien M & Claire B

June 1, 2017 - September 3, 2017
XYZT: Abstract Landscapes, a world-travelled installation by leading contemporary digital artists and multimedia choreographers—Adrien M & Claire B - will open to public on June 1, 2017, and will be on view for three months through September 3, 2017 as ARTECHOUSE's inaugural exhibition.

Camping 2017 at the Centre National de la Danse, Pantin

The third edition of Camping, an annual event of the Centre National de la Danse, will take place in Paris and Lyon from June 19 to June 30, 2017.

Palais de Tokyo | Hors les Murs | EXPO CHICAGO

September 13-17, 2017
DuSable Museum of African American History
The first U.S. satellite exhibition of Palais de Tokyo, as part of their broader worldwide Hors les Murs initiative, will open in Chicago as the kick-off for the sixth edition of EXPO CHICAGO (September 13-17, 2017).

Remembering Trisha Brown (1936-2017)

“The forest was my first art lesson – I climbed trees, played sports, hunted and fished” – Trisha Brown.

Merce Cunningham's repertory revived by French dance companies

French dance companies revive Merce Cunningham's repertory: After Ballet de Lorraine's with "Sounddance" and "Fabrications" that toured the U.S in February, Lyon Opera Ballet was in New York (as PTAM Dance Company's guest artist) with "Summerspace". Later in Paris, "Walkaround Time" will be performed by the Paris Opera Ballet repertory.

Mohamed Bourouissa at The Barnes Foundation

June 30–October 2, 2017
The Barnes Foundation
The Barnes Foundation presents Mohamed Bourouissa: Urban Riders from June 30–October 2, 2017.

Cirva - call for a production residency / visual artist

The Cirva (International Glass and Visual Arts Research Centre) launches a call for a residency in 2017-2018, intended to a visual artist.
— Marcel Duchamp