French Art in NYC
- Dec 17, 2013 at 6:00am to Jan 9, 2014 at 1:00pm EST
- Location: Agora Gallery
This December, at Agora Gallery, NYC, six exceptionally talented French artists will share their work with New York art enthusiasts. Yves Chamly and Lili in Sensorial Realms and Laurent Bardou, Alan Mantle, alain patrini and Tony Tichene in Pathway to Abstraction.
Sensorial Realms reflects the ardent curiosity of the artists and reignites the viewer's interest as well, while Pathway to Abstraction intrigues by offering both mystery and integrity in every image.
- Created by: Amanda Aaron
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 (5)
- Jan 3, 2014 to Feb 28, 2014
- Location: Lincoln Plaza Cinema and Film Forum
Oscar-winning director Asghar Farhadi’s multi-layered and stirring drama THE PAST, which won the Cannes Film Festival's Best Actress Award for its star, Bérénice Béjo, and is Iran's official selection for the Academy Award for Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, is scheduled to open in NY (Lincoln Plaza Cinema and Film Forum) and LA on December 20, 2013 followed by a national release.
Following a four year separation, Ahmad (Ali Mosaffa) returns to Paris from Tehran, upon his estranged French wife Marie (Bérénice Bejo)'s request, in order to finalize their divorce procedure so she can marry her new boyfriend Samir (Tahar Rahim). During his tense brief stay, Ahmad discovers the conflicting nature of Marie's relationship with her teenage daughter Lucie (Pauline Burlet). Ahmad's efforts to improve this relationship soon unveil a secret from their past, and the highly charged revelations affecting every character in Mr. Farhadi's complex screenplay unfold with his trademark nua
- Created by: Aimee Morris
- Jan 7, 2014 at 1:00pm to Jan 31, 2014 at 2:00pm EST
- Location: paris
Lelivredart editions are pleased to announce the upcoming publication of the book ‘‘Corine Pagny naked gesture’’. This beautiful work, 24 x 21 cm, landscape format, comprises 48 pages with case-cover with true edges will present series of drawings made by the artist during founding sessions.
To be published in March, 2014, this handsome book will contain a preface by Salvatore Lombardo, texts of Rofaida Zaid, Martine Jullien and Claire Laurens as well as comments and impressions of the models posing for the artist.
To launch this edition, we are organizing a subscription and we hope, with your help, to contribute to enlarge the public awareness of the work of Corine Pagny.
- Created by: Pagny Corine
Jeux Droles -"Jeux D'roles" theater workshops for kids. French, confidence & fun.
- Jan 8, 2014 at 10:30am EST to Jun 25, 2014 at 12:30pm EDT
- Location: CoucouBrooklyn
About"Jeux Droles" is the first acting workshop for children to learn and have fun in French - Starting in January @ CoucouBrooklynMissionTeach a language through acting, boost self-confidence and have fun.Description
Have fun with acting
“Jeux D’roles” means roleplay and funny games. Our approach is based on words and pronunciation, sense memory, repetition, improvisation and immersion, invented scenes or scenes from existing plays.
Learn a language
Our workshops are bilingual but mostly taught in French. Our objective is to teach children how to learn to communicate and have fun in another language. Speaking a language is not only about saying words. It is also about finding your “persona” in another language. This includes thoughts, sensations, emotions and experiences in another language that can be discovered and explored through acting. Our classes offer a trusted and safe environment that enables children to develop imagination and focus, and to build self-confidence.
A class for
- Created by: Aurelie Harp
Galette des Rois Celebration
- Jan 8, 2014 from 1:30pm to 2:00pm EST
- Location: FIAF, Le Skyroom
Start the new year à la francaise !
FIAF and Eric Bedoucha, Executive Pastry Chef and Partner of Financier Pâtisserie, invite you to celebrate Galette des Rois, a beloved French tradition. Experience this custom and savor the delicious Galette, a puff pastry cake filled with a buttery smooth mix of almond and pastry cream. Toast the new year with a delicious glass of wine as you wait to see who is crowned King or Queen!
- Created by: FIAF