1 Nov 2017

Nouvelles Richesses Exhibition | New Architectural Work in France

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Georgia Tech will host Nouvelles Richesses, an exhibition presented by France at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale. Imaginative and innovative, the exhibition showcases an array of contemporary architectural projects developed by a new generation of French architects. A collaborative work by … Read More

26 Oct 2017

Human Landscapes | A Collaborative Dance Premiere

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Core Performance Company and France-based choreographer Germana Civera present the world premiere of a new collaborative piece as part of the 8th edition of France-Atlanta. Performed to an original score by Didier Aschour, Director of the Centre for Musical Creation … Read More

27 Oct 2017

Filming Africa | Screening and Discussion with “Félicité” Director Alain Gomis

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Acclaimed French-Senegalese director Alain Gomis discusses his latest feature-length film, which follows Félicité, a determined single mother, through the bustling city of Kinshasa, Congo RDC in a striking portrait of contemporary Africa. Strong and independent, Félicité spends her evenings singing … Read More

3 Nov 2017

Picturing Africa | A Conversation with Photographer Omar Victor Diop

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Senegalese photographer Omar Diop breaks the mold of traditional photography and conveys a universally relevant message through his images; Diop fascinates with his unanticipated perspective on African culture and history. Diop shot “The Future of Beauty” in 2011, and most … Read More

18 Oct 2017

2017 FACC Crystal Peach Awards

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The Crystal Peach Awards recognize corporate honorees who exemplify commitment to economic growth, product excellence and innovation, community involvement and to the expansion of commercial relations between France and the Southeastern United States. Every year this event attracts more than … Read More

3 Nov 2017

Education Series: Humanitarian and Development Work in French-speaking Countries

This successful annual education series provides a unique opportunity for students of French to learn about current humanitarian issues and the power of speaking French as a foreign language. With over 220 million French speakers worldwide on 5 continents, French … Read More

27 Oct 2017

Humanitarian Forum: Sexual and Reproductive Health in Developing and Disaster Torn Countries

Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare (SRH) in a crises context remains ever-relevant due to natural disasters, famine, disease and other ongoing problems across the globe. The French Consulate General in Atlanta and Emory University’s Rollins School of Public Health will host … Read More