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City/Cité: ATLiens Visit Planet MARS 

Chastain Arts Center & Gallery 135 Chastain Park Ave NW, Atlanta

Photography exhibition  Opening event September 22 5-8pm   Exhibition will run from September 22–October 20  Join us this Friday, September 22 from 5-8pm at Chastain Arts Center and Gallery, Atlanta for the opening of ATLiens Visit Planet MARS, including a discussion with the artists and curators, as well as a DJ set with DJ Djel (Marseille) and Salah […]

Lost in Traplanta 

Tara Theatre 2345 Cheshire Bridge Road NE, Atlanta

Free and open to the public A screening of the short film series, Lost in Traplanta, about the quest of a young Frenchman to reunite the famous rap duo Andre 3000 and Big Boi, known as Outkast, and his discovery of the Atlanta Hip Hop scene. Screening will be followed by discussion with filmmaker Mathieu Rochet; […]

City/Cité: Theater of Life 

Hotel Row 205-235 Mitchell St SW, Atlanta

Photography Exhibition Photographers Ken West and Yoanne Lamoulère present selected images that show the similarities of the human condition in Atlanta and Marseille, despite obvious differences in the built and natural environments of those cities. In Theater of Life, these photographs draw connections between people and their relationships in/with public space, in ways that frame even […]

Lost in Translation: Rap Around the World

Performance Explore the global reach of rap music and the diverse soundscapes  that have organically grown internationally! This intercultural exchange brings together hip-hop artists from around the world to explore  what persists above the limitations of language, latitude, and longitude. Through the collaboration of Atlanta's freestyle rap collective  Soul Food Cypher,  DJ Djel  from Marseille, […]

Rap in France: DJ DJEL at MODA 

MODA 1315 Peachtree Street, Atlanta

Talk $10 | $5 for MODA Members We all know that Atlanta changed hip-hop — and, by extension, American music — forever.  But have you ever considered our city's international impact? For example, how has Atlanta influenced hip-hop in France? On October 19, MODA (Museum of Design Atlanta) is partnering with Villa Albertine for a […]