Traces: A Speech to African Nations

Rialto Center for the arts 80 Forsyth Street NW, Atlanta

Rialto Center for the arts 80 Forsyth Street NWAtlanta, Georgia 30303United State   Based on the work of Senegalese academic, philosopher and poet  Felwine Sarr, this lyrical text is captivatingly performed by Burkinabe actor  Étienne Minoungou  as an inspiring and imaginative storyteller speaking to his African brothers.  Infused with the cultural and historical experiences of […]

CITY CITÉ Atlanta x Marseille : Moesha 13 Plays Sunset Carnavale  

Ali Events at Lakewood  1800 Jonesboro Rd SE  Atlanta, GA, US 30315  Free  Moesha 13, rapper and DJ from Marseille, France, performs at Sunset Carnavale as part of CITY CITÉ and ELEVATE in Atlanta.  MOESHA 13 is an multihyphenate artist from Marseille, whose music fuses techno and Afro, Kuduro and Baile Funk, under the concept of […]

Africaman Original

Buckhead Village Atlanta, GA, US 30305  Gallerie 88 3025 Bolling Way NE Suite G115  Free  AFRICAMAN ORIGINAL | Villa Albertine (villa-albertine.org)  As part of ELEVATE and for the opening night of the Gallerie 88 Design House at Buckhead Village in Atlanta, Qudus Onikeku will perform AFRICAMAN ORIGINAL, a solo performance lecture, combining the energy of Fela Kuti on the background […]

CITY CITÉ Atlanta x Marseille : Altermetropolization : How to Make Another City ?

Ali Events Lakewood 1800 Jonesboro Rd SE, Atlanta

Atlanta Design Festival The Gathering Spot 384 Northyards Boulevard Northwest Atlanta, 30313 Can social innovation - guided by the needs of citizens - constitute another way of producing and building the city? Is it inevitable that our society and our cities are Uberized and commodified? Inequalities, diseconomy, pollution, insecurity, urban discrimination: are they insurmountable problems? […]

CITY CITÉ Atlanta x Marseille : Defining the City through Hip Hop with Barry Sy-Valade, Elodie Le Breut & BJ Kerr  

Ali Events Lakewood 1800 Jonesboro Rd SE, Atlanta

The Gathering Spot 384 Northyards Boulevard Northwest Atlanta, 30313 This talk explores one of Atlanta and Marseille’s closest connections: Hip Hop. Just as Atlanta is to the United States, Marseille is the southern capital of French Rap. From the first generation of IAM and the Fonky Family to today's success of JUL, SCH, Soso Maness […]

CITY CITÉ Atlanta x Marseille : Metropolitan Trails : A New Generation of Public Space in Marseille and Beyond with Alexandre Field

College of Design Auditorium, Georgia Institute of Technology  245 4th St NW  Atlanta, GA, US 30332   No registration needed  Metropolitan Trails are a new kind of collective experience that unfold in space over time. These socialplatforms are designed to reconnect us to our local urban environments by bringing together inhabitants, artists and experts in a […]

CITY CITÉ Atlanta x Marseille : Reclaiming Civic Space to Support Cultural Well-Being

City Cité Atlanta x Marseille  828 Ralph McGill Blvd NE, Atlanta

Aftercar 828 Ralph McGill Blvd NE (Lower Level of Telephone Lofts)  Atlanta, 30306 A dialogue between the cities of Atlanta and Marseille on the importance of cultural infrastructure.  City Cité Atlanta x Marseille explores the city’s role and responsibility in the cultural well-being of its visitors and residents. Friche la Belle de Mai, a former tobacco […]

CITY CITÉ Atlanta x Marseille : Mural by Difuz

Underground Atlanta 50 Upper Alabama St, Atlanta

Visual art / Mural  98 Pryor St SW Near Undergound Atlanta Downtown, 30303 Free  As part of City Cité and France Atlanta, Marseille’s muralist Difuz is invited by Elevate to create a mural in Downtown Atlanta.   Located at 98 Pryor St SW between the two sections of Underground Atlanta in the heart of Downtown, the […]

CITY CITÉ Atlanta x Marseille : Space Odyssey by Etienne Rey

Ali Events Lakewood 1800 Jonesboro Rd SE, Atlanta

Digital art installation   Underground Atlanta   50 Upper Alabama St, Atlanta, GA 30303  Free  An immersive installation which plunges us into a submerged world of mist and waves of light. Somewhere between immaterial sculpture and architecture, Etienne REY’s installation situates us in a space in which our points of reference become mobile, distances become elastic, and […]

Physical Internet : Shaping the Evolution of Supply Chains and Logistics Ecosystems, Workshop

GTRI Conference Center Auditorium, 250 14th Street NW Atlanta, GA 30318-9108 WORKSHOP INCLUDING PRESENTATION, ROUNDTABLE, DEMONSTRATIONS The workshop is positioned in a post-covid world subject to uncertainties, variability, and disruptions, where supply chains and logistic networks have to evolve toward higher concurrent agility, adaptability, availability, autonomation, resilience, security, intelligence, net-zero sustainability, and transparency. The workshop […]

Care : a film by Valérie Massadian

CORE DANCE, 133 Sycamore St, Decatur, GA 30032   Reception & Talk, Free  For Core Dance’s 2022-23 REEL Art Series, French filmmaker and Villa Albertine resident Valerie Massadian will present her highly poetic work Care  from October 1 to November 17, 2022. A reception and a meeting with Valérie Massadian will take place on October 14 […]

Making Pandemics

Midtown Art Cinema In the Midtown Promenade Center, 931 Monroe Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30308 FILM SCREENING AND DISCUSSION Preserving biodiversity means protecting our health; Dengue, Chikungunya, Covid-19, AIDS, Ebola: the number of emerging diseases -- previously unknown -- has exploded in the last 40 years. Most of them are zoonoses, infectious diseases transmitted to […]

NETVA : Week-long Residentiel Exchange in Atlanta for Two French Startups

New Technology Venture Accelerator (NETVA) is a program of the Office for Science and Technology of the Embassy of France in the United States. Each years, NETVA selects 15 of the most promising French early-stage Deep-tech startups and provides them with the tools they will need to scale their venture globally, through a training bootcamp […]

Crystal Pitch Competition

Scheller Business School, Georgia Tech FREE event including food and beverage. Please join us at GA Tech for a supercharged evening in Tech during the 2022 France-Atlanta. La French Tech Atlanta and the French American Chamber of Commerce Atlanta are organizing the first Start-up "Crystal Pitch" competition, with the support of the Office of Science and Technology […]

AI and Health Disparities on a Global Stage

SEMINAR Project Simu-Vaction challenges students to think globally about pressing local issues by participating in a simulation entitled, “AI and Health Disparities on a Global Stage.” The simulation will replicate an international meeting of the Global Partnership on AI, an international forum created by the French and the Canadian governments. After six weeks of preparation, students will converge […]

Hip Hop Culture in Ghana and Beyond with Essé Dabla-Attikpo

Ali Events Lakewood 1800 Jonesboro Rd SE, Atlanta

Museum Of Design Atlanta 1315 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, 30309 5$ Join MODA, Atlanta Sustainable Fashion Week, ADAMA and Villa Albertine for a conversation with Esse Dabla-Attikpo, an independent Curator and Art Consultant based in Ghana.   A current resident at Villa Albertine in partnership with ADAMA, Esse Dabla-Attikpo is studying the intersection between hip hop […]

Crystal Peach Awards Gala

Since 2005, the Crystal Peach Awards have recognized the most significant inbound and outbound investments between France and the Southeastern United States.