Category Archives: CULTURE

Performing arts festivals in France this summer

Photograpy Credits: © Festival de Marseille 2019 Numerous performing art festivals are taking place every summer and fall in France. From long-running and world-renowned festivals such as the Festival d’Avignon and Montpellier Danse to bold artistic programming at the Latitudes contemporaines festival in Lille, from spoken theater to hybrid and multidisciplinary performances at the Festival de Marseille and Street Arts […]

Discover Renowned French Musicians
at Piano Island Festival

Aimo Pagin and Philippe Cassard to perform at Esplanade Date: 1-7 July Venue: Various locations Admission: Tickets available on SISTIC Programme: www.pianoislandfestival.com Following the recent success of its 2nd edition in Reunion Island, the 3rd edition of the International Piano Island Festival will take place in Singapore from the 1st to the 7th July 2019. […]

Disturbing Narratives:
Barthélémy Toguo and Fabien Verschaere

Discover France-based artists exhibited at Parkview Museum Singapore Barthélémy Toguo and Fabien Verschaere Date: 27 June 2019 – 8 February 2020 Venue: Parkview Museum Singapore 600 North Bridge Rd, Level 3 Parkview Square, Singapore 188778 Admission: Free The contemporary art exhibition Disturbing Narratives, the third of a series of thematic shows presented by The Parkview […]

Physical theatre, circus and street arts festivals in France this summer

Credits Photography: © Christophe Raynaud de Lage, Festival Théâtre de Rue Aurillac 2017,  website Summer’s all about festivals in Europe, and with thriving physical theatre, circus and street arts scenes, France has a lot to offer. Here is a selection of some of the most iconic festivals and a map to help you navigate the […]

Celebrate Fête de la Musique at Bonesn’Barrels

Come and celebrate the Fête de la Musique at Sentosa boardwalk @ Bonesn’Barrels Diverse programmes – Families and children are welcomed! – Nice setting with outdoor terrace and sea view! Dress code : bleu, blanc, rouge, (blue-white-red) stripes, berets, … Programme: 6:15-6:45pm Showcase by students from Studio Verve, AMK 6:50-7:05pm Performance by the students of […]

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Asiadoc 2019

ASIADOC 2019 This year, FFD, Docmonde (France) and Taiwan Film Institute present the ASIADOC 2019, which aims to enhance your early-developed documentary project with our selected mentors. For Southeast Asian and Taiwanese documentary filmmakers, we are now open for project applications to join this creative documentary screenwriting workshop! This intensive program can be joined by […]

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS
i Light Singapore 2020

Artwork Proposal for i Light Singapore 2020 Deadline for applications: July 12, 2019 The sustainable light art festival will return for its 8th edition from 6 to 29 March 2020 and showcase new and exciting light art installations at Marina Bay and its vicinity. Re:Imagine the potential of everyday objects that are usually defined as waste and […]

Catch Gilles Massot’s works at NUS Museum

“… you have to lose your way to find yourself in the right place” Selected Works by Gilles Massot Date: 14 June – 31 December Venue: NUS Museum 50 Kent Ridge Cres, Singapore 119279 Admission: Free This exhibition presents the works of Singapore-based French artist, Gilles Massot. It includes a selection of photographs, videos, sketches […]

CÉ LA VI PARTNERS WITH THE EMBASSY OF FRANCE TO PRESENT THE “FÊTE DE LA MUSIQUE”

Singapore’s iconic entertainment destination CÉ LA VI has partnered with the Embassy of France to host the international Fête de la Musique on Friday, 21 June 2019, in celebration of the diversity of musical genres, cultures and initiate encounters between French and local artists. Launched in France in 1982, and then initiated by the French […]

Caroline Loeb in Françoise par SAGAN at Alliance Française

In this sensitive and endearing monologue, Caroline Loeb embodies the word of Sagan the indomitable. Following the creation of her show on George Sand, « George Sand, my life, her work », Caroline Loeb offers us a new insight on another great icon in French literature: Francoise Sagan. From the texts of her interviews published […]