Category Archives: CULTURE

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – Residency at Fondation FIMINCO

Artists Residency at Fondation FIMINCO, Romainville – January and June 2020 Deadline for applications: May 31, 2019 The Fondation FIMINCO is launching its call for applications to transdisciplinary visual artists of any age from across the world for a residency in research, creation, and production based in Romainville (Seine-Saint-Denis, France). A total of 18 artists […]

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – Residency at Villa Vassilieff Paris

Pernod Ricard and Villa Vassilieff – Fellowship 2020 Deadline for applications: April 30, 2019 The Pernod Ricard Fellowship is conceived as a research and artistic platform, experimenting with non‑linear models of generating and distributing knowledge to encourage different possible connections between researchers, contemporary artists, cultural institutions, non‑profit organizations and the general public. Inheriting the cosmopolitan […]

CALL TO ENTRY – APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR THE GONZERVATORY!

#gonzervatory2019 Grammy Award-winning composer and entertainer Chilly Gonzales calls all performing musicians to join him at The Gonzervatory, an all-expense-paid music school where freedom and fun coexist with discipline and reverence. The Gonzervatory is open to every type of musician 18 or older, from all parts of the globe, who write and perform their own […]

Recital French Operas, Ecstatic Moments at Esplanade

Come to discover and enjoy French Operas at Esplanade On this Mother’s day weekend, Soprano Sérine de Labaume and Pianist Elena Kim invite you to rediscover pieces of French Operas. Among these pieces, you will have the pleasure of hearing Gounod’s Jewel Song, Massenet’s Gavotte, Delibes’ Bell Song or Offenbach’s Doll Song. Using a remarkably […]

Indochina Wars battlefield photographs showcased for the first time in Singapore

Date: March 23 – April 10 Venue: Selegie Arts Centre Admission: Free Battlefield Lens Photographers of Indochina Wars 1950 – 1975 presents 80 photographs of the Indochina Wars that spanned close to three decades in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos. The exhibition opens with the First Indochina War also known as ‘the French War’, a colonial war between the French and the Vietnamese […]

A five-hour dance performance at the National Gallery Singapore

Date : 16 – 17 and 23 – 24 March, 2-7 p.m Venue : National Gallery Singapore – starts at the Padang Atrium Admission : Free French Dance company Le principe d’incertitude, led by Liz Santoro and Pierre Godard, and Singapore’s T.H.E. Second Company present a five-hour performance that unfolds across the National Gallery Singapore’s public […]

Catch the best of the Francophonie at Alliance Française for the 2019 edition of the Festival

Dates : 11 – 30 March 2019 Venue : Alliance Française 1 Sarkies Rd, Singapore 258130 Singapore premiere films, award-winning movies, exhibition, workshops, topical talks and more, catch it all at Alliance Française for the Francophonie Festival 2019!  The Francophonie Festival organised by Alliance Française, the Embassies of France, Belgium, Switzerland, the High Commission of […]

Join Arts in Your Neighborhood’s musical feast with French group Rékupertou

Date : 21 – 24 March 2019 Venues : Various Free for all  French group Rékupertou is coming at your doorstep to perform “The Acoustic Transformers” as part of Arts in Your Neighborhood. Initiated by the National Arts Council, Arts in Your Neighborhood is a month-long series of engaging and fun arts activities aiming to provide […]

LORÀNT DEUTSCH – LA FOLLE AVENTURE DE LA LANGUE FRANÇAISE

JOIN LORÀNT DEUTSCH AS HE INVITES YOU TO DISCOVER THE BEAUTY OF FRENCH LANGUAGE. After Paris along the River Seine, Lorànt Deutsch continues to reveal his talent as a storyteller. From « Ave Cesar » to « Wesh ma gueule! », the French language transformed and evolved, neither for the best nor for the worst, […]

French-Cuban rising stars IBEYI debut in Singapore!

Soul and experimental sister duo who rose to fame on Beyonce’s Lemonade will present an empowering and eclectic show for fans. Dynamic musical duo consisting of twin sisters Lisa-Kaindé Diaz and Naomi Diaz will perform in Singapore for the first time on 20 April 2019. Known for their soulful mix of Afro-Cuban, R&B and jazz, […]