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The Spider and the Horse-Dragon of the Machines de l'île will be in Ottawa in 2017 !

It's official, the Machines de l'île, extraordinarily huge, will be in Ottawa for summer 2017! NOT TO BE MISSED!!!
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Ottawa 2017 or the 150 years of Canada

In 2017, Canada celebrates 150 years as a nation !

Books & Ideas

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Mend The Living longlisted for the Man Booker International Prize 2016

Maylis de Kerangal's novel Réparer les vivants, translated by Canadian translator Jessica Moore and published by Talon Books as Mend the Living, has been longlisted for the 2016 Man Booker International Prize.
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In Other Words: the first European book-club in Toronto

09/21/2016 7:00 PM
Type Books
The members of the European Union of National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) in Toronto launch their 2016 European Book Club Series “In Other Words” at Type Books on Queen Street West. In 2016, the focus will be on authors who have migrated and adapted to a different country, writing in the new languages of their adopted homes.
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Ottawa 2017 or the 150 years of Canada

In 2017, Canada celebrates 150 years as a nation !
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Four French Authors Announced at the Toronto Comic Arts Festival 2016 (May 14-15)

The Toronto Comic Arts Festival (TCAF) has just announced four Featured Guests from France: Marguerite Abouet, Balak, & Bastien Vivès, in partnership with the Consulate General of France in Toronto.
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Women in Science : still a challenge today?

The French Embassy in Canada, the University of Ottawa and L’Oréal Canada "For Women in Science" have organized a panel about the current role of women in science, January 19, 2016.
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Alice Zeniter and Emilie De Turckheim at the Toronto French Book Fair - December 4 and 5, 2015

French authors Alice Zeniter and Emilie de Turckheim presented their latest novels at the Toronto French Book Fair.

Visual arts, Architecture & Design

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Taxonomies

03/10/2016
OnlyOneGallery

 “TAXONOMIES” is a dynamic yet playful perspective centered on global human placement, as well as a look at how we as species interact with the surrounding environment; built or natural.

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The Spider and the Horse-Dragon of the Machines de l'île will be in Ottawa in 2017 !

It's official, the Machines de l'île, extraordinarily huge, will be in Ottawa for summer 2017! NOT TO BE MISSED!!!
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TORONTO: Tattoos: Ritual. Identity. Obsession. Art. From Quai Branly Museum to the Royal Ontario Museum

April 2 to September 5, 2016
Musée royal de l'Ontario
Tattoos: Ritual. Identity. Obsession. Art. explores the 5000-year-old multifaceted world of tattooing, showcasing a visual history of body art and markings, ancient tools, and commissioned tattooed silicone body reproductions, inked by some of the most respected tattoo artists in the contemporary world.
Contests

Enter to win tickets for the Film Premiere about Elisabeth Vigée Le Brun at the National Gallery of Canada!

Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun is the next summer exhibition's subject at the National Gallery of Canada. But who is she ? Find it by winning tickets to attend the Film Premiere, in the presence of the director, Arnaud Xainte, on May the 5th, 2016!
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URBAN ART FAIR -the first street-art international fair !

Urban Art Fair, the first street-art international fair will take place in the Carreau du Temple in Paris from April 22 to 24, 11am - 8pm.
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Exhibition at the Canadian Museum of History : "Napoléon and Paris"

June 16, 2016 - January, 8 2017
Canadian Museum of History

Discover the complex relationship between a legendary man and one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Paris shaped Napoleon as much as Napoleon transformed Paris.

Performing Arts & Music

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TORONTO - Bertrand Belin @ NXNE

June 13-19, 2016
Drake Hotel

The next edition of music festival North By Northeast will take place in Toronto from June 13 to 19, 2016.

French singer Bertrand Belin  will perfom at Drake Hotel on Saturday, June 18 at 7PM.

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TORONTO - Concert Maxence Cyrin

June 8 at 9PM
Alliance française de Toronto;

On June 8th, pianist and composer Maxence Cyrin will give a concert at the Spadina Theatre.

This artist of classical training interprets new wave, techno and electro with talent.

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TORONTO - Concert Radio Elvis

June 17 2016 at 8:00 pm
Alliance française de Toronto

Radio Elvis, a young French band made up of Pierre Guénard, Colin Russeil and Manu Ralambo, will perform at Spadina Theatre on June 17th, 2016.

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Ottawa Jazz Festival 2016 with French artists!

June 22 to July 3, 2016
Ottawa Jazz Festival

The Ottawa Jazz Festival is the premier music event to take place in the heart of Ottawa.

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Wajdi Mouawad named Director of the Théâtre National de la Colline

In reponse to the proposal put forward by Audrey Azoulay, Minister for Culture and Communication, President François Hollande has named Wajdi Mouawad the Director of the Théâtre National de la Colline. Mr.
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TORONTO - French trio sensation Apollonia @ Electric Island 2016

July 1st
Hanlan's Point

The most anticipated underground concert + picnic series is back in its fourth season, and about to drop a heavy line up for music lovers in the true North.

Film, TV & New Media

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TORONTO - Tomboy de Céline Sciamma

Thursday, June 2 at 7:30pm
Alliance française de Toronto;

On June 2, 2016, the Consulate general of France in Toronto and  the Alliance française of Toronto invite you to the last screening of the series dedicated to French women directors: Tomboy by Céline Sciamma.

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TORONTO - Inside Out LGBT Fim Festival 2016

May 26 to June 5 2016
TIFF Bell Lightbox

The 26th edition of Toronto Inside Out LGBT Film Festival will take place at TIFF Bell Lightbox from May 26 to June 5 2016.

Three French films will be presented:

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TORONTO - 4th Scarborough Worldwide Film Festival

June 2-11, 2016
Cinema Albert Campbell Square

The 4th edition of Scarborough Worldwide Film Festival will take place from June 2 to 11, 2016.

Don't miss the screening of the French film :

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TORONTO - Mustang @ Christie Pits Film Festival

July 17, 2016
Christie Pits Park

Christie Pits Film Festival is a local arts organization that programmes a free weekly series of outdoor film screenings each summer in Christie Pits Park, Toronto.

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TORONTO - Dangerous Liaisons: The Films of Eric Rohmer

July 21 to August 28
TIFF Bell Lightbox

TIFF Cinematheque’s comprehensive, summer-long retrospective — the first in Toronto in more than two decades — could not be better timed: the French New Wave master’s radiant, ever-fresh tales of romantic misadventure seem ideal for this season.

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