Africa & New Technologies: Oulimata Gueye, critic & curator from France / Senegal

Seminars and workshop New technologies and the soaring accessibility of media production in recent decades have allowed African countries to challenge their place on the cultural world scene. Critic and curator Oulimata Gueye’s research focuses on the impact of digital … Read More

Girls, Women, Sisters by Guy Gabon | Film screening & Talks

Film screening, talks and performances by Guy Gabon, visual artist and filmmaker Clark Atlanta University Art Museum (CAUAM) Artist-in-residence Guy Gabon will present a series of events that provide insight into her artistic production and conceptual practice. Gabon will perform … Read More

Music & Technology |LABOFACTORY : Jean-Marc Chomaz, Filippo Fabbri, Laurent Karst & Greg Louis

Water Drums performance, installation and workshops – An immersive experience Georgia Tech’s School of Music will collaborate with École polytechnique and the Cultural and Scientific services of the French Embassy to showcase the connections between art and science via Water Drums, … Read More

SPECIAL EVENT | Iconic images of Henri Dauman in Atlanta

Photography Exhibition of Henri Dauman The Breman Museum, Midtown Atlanta presents Henri Dauman Looking Up. Iconic Photography that Defined the 20th Century opening September 15th on display through December 30, 2019. Henri Dauman’s photography documents some of the most important … Read More

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

Illustrating Africa | Encounters with Graphic Novelist Marguerite Abouet

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French-Ivorian graphic novelist Marguerite Abouet reflects on the success of her critically acclaimed graphic novel series, “Aya of Yop City”, and the role of the visual arts in African self-representation. Abouet’s graphic novel series, “Aya of Yop City” (2005), follows … Read More

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

Singing Africa | Ibeyi in Concert at the Variety Playhouse

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Franco-Cuban duo Ibeyi will perform at the Variety Playhouse on October 30th as part of their North American tour. The daughters of venerated Cuban percussionist Miguel “Angà” Diaz, Franco-Cuban twins Naomi and Lisa-Kaindé Diaz have gained international acclaim in their … Read More