Bringing together recent works that span photography, video, drawing, sculpture and performance, Jimmy Robert’s solo exhibition for Western Front centers on conversations—between image and text, text and movement, performance and objecthood. Through these works, Robert positions reading as the central gesture to move through these relationships. Here, reading happens across language, image and material as elements present in the works in the gallery.
SURREY - Scenocosme @ Surrey Art Gallery
Come and insert yourself into the frame in this series of video works. For the New Forms Festival 2016, the artist duo Grégory Lasserre & Anaïs met den Ancxt who work under the name Scenocosme created new video works in Surrey.read more
VANCOUVER - My Life as a Zucchini @ Spark GC
Claude Barras' My Life as a Zucchini is not the average animated film. Short-listed for both the best foreign language film and best animated feature of the year before succeeding and making the nominations list in the Best Animated Feature category at this year's Oscars, this touching coming-of-age story is a poignant tale about a child sent to an orphanage after the accidental death of his alcoholic single mother, the friends he makes there, and the relationship he strikes up with a friendly cop.read more
Canada Canada by Rip Hopkins - Give Birth to 1 Book in 1 clik!
Canada Canada by Rip Hopkins, it's also a book! Follow our kisskissbankbank campaign and receive a book in exclusivity!read more
QUEBEC - IN THEATERS - The Dancer
Loïe Fuller was born in the American West. Nothing in her background prepared this robust cowgirl to become the toast of the Parisian cabarets of La Belle Epoque, even less to dance on the stage of the Paris Opera. Then she invents the "Serpentine Dance."read more
VANCOUVER - Jimmy Robert: Wanna talk about reading? @ Western Front
Books & Ideas
Visual arts, Architecture & Design
Le Centre culturel francophone de Vancouver is pleased to host the exhibition "Invisible" by painter Jérôme Baco (Jérôme Bacconnier).
Come and insert yourself into the frame in this series of video works.
Performing Arts & Music
Bossa Nova = Nouvelle Vague = New Wave.
The Vancouver Chopin Society is pleased to welcome the French Pianist Mr. Jean-Efflam Bavouzet for an exceptionnal concert.
Film, TV & New Media
Claude Barras' My Life as a Zucchini is not the average animated film.
Running from February 17 to 19, 2017 at TIFF Bell Lightbox, young audiences will delve into current and relatable topics through a slate of international films spanning all genres, and participate in a variety of engaging film-related events, incl
MyFrenchFilmFestival.com is an innovative concept aiming to throw the spotlight on new generation French filmmakers, allowing web users across the globe to share their enthusiasm for French cinema.
Exceptional screening of the movie Three Colors: Red by Krzysztof Kieślowski for the venue of Irène Jacob on February 23.
Irène Jacob will be performing at the Jazz Bistro at 9 pm.
Filmmaker Leo is searching for the wolf in the south of France. During a scouting excursion he is seduced by Marie, a free-spirited and dynamic shepherdess. Nine months later she gives birth to their child.