Gala Diner: 35th Anniversary of the Alliance Francaise Dubai

Gala Diner Thursday 22 February 2018 To celebrate its 35th Anniversary and 2018 the year of French-Emirati Cultural Dialogue in the presence of H.E. Ludovic Pouille, Ambassador of France in the UAE, the Alliance Francaise is glad to organize a memorable Gala Dinner. Indulge throughout the evening in an exclusive 4 course set menu paired [...]

International symposium: Teaching French as a foreign language

International symposium Teaching French as a foreign language On Tuesday 1st and Wednesday 2nd of May 2018   The Department of French as a foreign language of Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi organize in partnership with the Institut français an international symposium for researchers, teachers and FLE practitioners from Middle East and the entire world. Organisation [...]

Sharjah Light Festival

    Sharjah Light Festival: 8th Edition From 7th to 17th February Following the world famous Fêtes des Lumières organized each year in Lyon, Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority decided, with this innovative and unifying concept of the Sharjah Light Festival, to invest public space at night, this time space of all possibilities, making [...]

Independent floating island projects: a legal and political utopia in the 21st Century ?

Independent floating island projects: a legal and political utopia in the 21st Century? On Wednesday 31th of January at 6:30pm at Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi Building new states in international waters: political fiction or near future? Join Alain Laquièze, Law professor at Sorbonne University, Jean-Cassien Billier, associate professor in political philosphy at Sorbonne University & [...]

January 31st, 2018|News|0 Comments

Conference: Endangered heritage in Syria, the role of new technologies

  Endangered heritage in Syria, the role of new technologies Tuesday, January 30 at 6.30 l Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi There is at the gates of the Orient a land whose the only name is enough to ignite the memory of men, Syria at the crossroads of trade routes, religions and cultural influences, cradle of [...]

January 29th, 2018|News, Talks, News|0 Comments

Art & Artificial Intelligence @ La Nuit des Idées (Night of Ideas) in the United Arab Emirates

Encounter | Thursday, January 25th 2018 at 6.30pm – Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi By creating the Ministry of Artificial Intelligence, the United Arab Emirates acknowledged the determining role of new technologies in the future. If Artificial Intelligence can be used in various domains, the artistic world seems to present a receptive stage to these new technologies. France [...]

January 16th, 2018|News, Talks|0 Comments

Co-Lab: contemporary art & savoir-faire @ Louvre Abu Dhabi

On December 21, 2017, the Emirati-French Cultural Programme - Dialogue with the Louvre Abu Dhabi unveiled its last opus: the exhibition "Co-Lab: contemporary art & savoir-faire". Combining the know-how of four historic manufacturers with the creativity of four UAE-based artists, "Co-Lab" is truely a collaborative project, a skills workshop whose result is exhibited until March [...]

Results DELF Junior: November 2017

Results DELF Junior: November 2017 The diplomas will be printed in France. You could collect it in February 2018, you’ll receive an e-mail to inform you. In the meantime, if necessary, you can receive a certificate of achievement. For information, two other sessions of the DELF JUNIOR will take place in 2018 on April 21th, 2018 in [...]

Museum Reflections @ Louvre Abu Dhabi

"Museum Reflections", a show for the Louvre Abu Dhabi opening ! « Vives Réflexions », "Museum Reflections", «أضواء اللوفر أبوظبي» celebrates the collection and the architecture of the Louvre Abu Dhabi through a curated audio-visual performance by Groupe F. This artistic creation will unveil a selection of the Louvre Abu Dhabi’s artworks in a monumental way, underlining [...]

L’Ecole Van Cleef & Arpels @ Dubai Design District

L'Ecole Van Cleef & Arpels is in Dubai ! From November 7 to 25, 2017 at Dubai Design District Founded with the support of the Maison Van Cleef & Arpels in Paris in February 2012, l’Ecole Van Cleef & Arpels is the world’s first jewelry school open to the general public. It aims unveil dthe [...]