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 [...]

3 questions to the French Ambassador regarding the Louvre Abu Dhabi

  3 questions to the French Ambassador regarding the Louvre Abu Dhabi The Louvre Abu Dhabi museum will open to the public on 11 November. On the occasion, we asked HE Mr Ludovic Pouille, French Ambassador to the UAE, 3 questions. Here are his answers, in Arabic.

40 years of archaeological cooperation between the UAE and France

  40 years of archaeological cooperation between the United Arab Emirates and France    Exhibition from 18th October 2017 to 31st January 2018 at Sharjah Archaeology Museum   Institut français in the United Arab Emirates/Cultural Department of the French Embassy, Sharjah Museums Department and the French archaeological mission to the U.A.E present the exhibition “40 years of [...]

Louvre Abu Dhabi will open on November 11th 2017

  Louvre Abu Dhabi will open on November 11th 2017   Louvre Abu Dhabi will open its doors to the public on 11 November 2017 with a wide range of public programmes, including symposiums, performances, concerts, dance, and visual arts by renowned contemporary and classical artists. It is the first museum of its kind. Offering a [...]

Bartabas’ interview

Bartabas ©Agathe Poupeney Can you remind us what prompted you to found the Versailles Equestrian Arts Academy in 2003? With the Versailles Equestrian Arts Academy I wanted to offer my own personal response to the question of hand-down. I imagined this Academy to be like a high level school able to [...]

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Unique Equestrian Choreography

Dates: 23, 24 cancelled and reported on 26th, 25, 27 & 28 March at 8.00pm, in Al Jahili Fort Discount 30% with the code BTB30 on 800tickets.com - Directed and choreographed by Bartabas, a performance by National Equestrian academy of Versailles - As part of the diverse array [...]

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March is francophone!

March is francophone in the UAE with several cultural events presented by the Institut français and its partners. Download the program here Francophonie in contest: exhibitions, cinema, concerts, one-man-show, workshops for a public who like french language and french culture. March 2nd: concert by Olivier Daguerre in Alliance française Abu Dhabi March 8th to 24th: [...]

Mrs. Jennifer Roth, Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres

H.E. Mr. Michel Miraillet, Ambassador of France to the United Arab Emirates, awarded the insignia of Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres to Mrs. Jennifer Roth, American film producer, during a ceremony organized at New-York University Abu Dhabi on December 7th 2016. Photos Deepthi Unnikrishnan/NYUAD This distinction marks the recognition of the French Republic [...]

L’institut français à Abu Dhabi Art du 16 au 19/11 dans le cadre de Co-Lab

Discover the collaborative project between 4 emirtai artists and 4 historical French manufactures: Zeinab Alhashemi and Verrerie de Saint-Just Vikram Divecha and MTX Broderie architecturale Talin Hazbar and Sèvres - manufacture et musée nationaux Khalid Shafar and Mobilier national et Manufactures des Gobelins, de Beauvais et de la Savonnerie Download the catalogue Co-lab Co-Lab is an initiative of the « Emirati-french [...]