Lecture : Heritage and New technologies in the Arab world

Heritage and New technologies in the Arab world: how to revive the spirit of Mosul? Within the frame of the Emirati-French Cultural Dialogue, the Institut français in the UAE in partnership with Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi and CEFAS organizes a conference about “Heritage and New technologies in the Arab world: how to revive the spirit [...]

April 15th, 2018|News, Talks|0 Comments

Insula, tribute to Frantz Fanon – Contemporary jazz

Within the context of the Emirati-French Cultural Dialogue, the Alliance Française in the United Arab Emirates and the French institute, invite INSULA to perform. After their world tour in Latin America, Europe and Russia, INSULA is coming for the first time to the Gulf. The purpose of « INSULA » project is to show that [...]

Musical play for childrens “Little Red”

Culture Emulsion presents the musical play "Little Red" accessible from 3 years old. Teaser: Little Red's mother sends her daughter to visit her grandmother in New York during the holidays. Things don't go as planned, and Little Red, a bilingual girl, has to make many interesting choices to reach her destination. Linking tradition and modernity, [...]

Concours de la francophonie

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Globes: Visions of the World – Louvre Abu Dhabi

Inauguration of « Globes, Visions of the World » / « Le Monde en Sphères ». Ludovic Pouille, Ambassador of France to the UAE Louvre Abu Dhabi presents from March 23 to June 2,  the second temporary exhibition, Globes: Visions of the World. Globes, archaeological remains, coins, scripts or prints, astrolabes, world maps and [...]

ART WEEK: Tahar Ben Jelloun writer and artist

The Alliance française Dubai  has welcomed the French-Moroccan poet Tahar Ben Jelloun, winner of the Goncourt prize for his novel The Sacred Night. On the occasion of  La Semaine de la Francophonie, the author came to present his latest work, The punishment, published by Gallimard, an autobiographical narrative. It is filled with anecdotes telling the [...]

Institut français X Art Dubai Talk

"CoLab, a story of cultural cooperation" @Art Dubai Saturday 24th March - 2.00pm      The United Arab Emirates and France have built up closer and closer ties since the creation of the Federation. This long-lasting and strong friendship is embodied in the field of culture by the Louvre Abu Dhabi. “CoLab – contemporary art [...]

Francofilm 2018

  Francofilm is coming back to the UAE!   Coordinated by Institut français in the United Arab Emirates / Cultural Department of the French Embassy, the festival of francophone cinema gathers, for its 8th edition, 4 partner Embassies. The Embassies of Belgium, Canada, Luxembourg and Switzerland present, together with France, 5 movies celebrating French language [...]

March 13th, 2018|News, Cinema, Francophonie|0 Comments

Francophonie Month

Francophonie Month     Every year, the Francophonie month promotes French language across the world. Meetings with artists and writers, all over the globe, are organized, as well as conferences, workshops and performances which celebrate French language in its diversity. On the occasion of the Francophonie festival, more than thirty events shall take place in [...]

Francophonie month

Francophonie month Every year, the Francophonie month promotes French language across the world. Meetings with artists and writers, all over the globe, are organized, as well as conferences, workshops and performances which celebrate French language in its diversity. 
On the occasion of the Francophonie festival, more than thirty events shall take place in the UAE, [...]