Biomimetics is a fictional documentary conceived by French artist Pierre-Jean Giloux on an evolving basis combining the real and the virtual, using videos and photographs sometimes reworked with 2D and 3D digital tools. The film project was born following a residency carried out in February-March 2020 in India in Cochin, at the invitation of Alliance Française de Trivandrum and Institut ... Read More »

Wall Art Festival 2022

Drumroll please! The Wall Art Festival is Back! With 4 artists in 12 cities we are ready to bring colors to the streets of India; connecting thousands of people with some spectacular art work. November to December, Kid Kreol and Boogie, Olivia De Bona, Neethi and Mr. Poes will tour your city to give it a makeover. Stay tuned, Stay ... Read More »

Novembre Numérique 2022

This month, the entire network of Alliance Française in India is celebrating the digital art festival “Novembre Numérique”, an initiative by the French Institute in Paris to promote digital cultures every year in November. It highlights the variety of French digital creation in its various forms (virtual reality, augmented reality, digital art, video games, and many more) and facilitates access ... Read More »

Ahmedabad, Je t’aime: An Art Exhibition by Gaël de KERGUENEC!

You are invited to the opening ceremony and high tea of Ahmedabad, Je t’aime, an art exhibition by our director, Gaël de KERGUENEC, on Saturday 27th August at 7 pm. Artist, Linguist, Painter and, Poet, Gaël has been travelling and experiencing the world for many years. He has worked in numerous countries, especially in Europe, America, and Asia where he ... Read More »

AF Ahmedabad CineClub – Serial (Bad) Weddings 2

Synopsis: Claude and Marie Verneuil face a new crisis: their four daughters’ spouses–David Rachid Chao and Charles–have decided to leave France for various reasons. Here they imagine their lives elsewhere.   -Tickets- Free and Open to All! FREE Tickets for AF Ahmedabad CineClub – Serial (Bad) Weddings 2 can be booked here: Read More »

“Captured in ink” – An exhibition of sketches of places & people of Ahmedabad by Dhiman Sengupta 4th June @ 7 p.m.

  About the artist: Dhiman Sengupta is a Senior Faculty member at the National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad where he heads the Animation Film Design department. Dhiman loves drawing from life—his favourite subjects are people, animals, spaces, nature and architecture especially that which has historical relevance and stories embedded within. His sketchbook is his constant companion, pen and ink is ... Read More »

S.Thala – An Indian Suite

  S. Thala is a dance performance inspired by Marguerite Duras’ poignant novel – l’Amour – a touching love story of a pubescent French girl and an older, wealthy Chinese-Vietnamese man. It is based on Duras’ personal experience in French-Indonesia. S. Thala is performed by Annette Leday who has studied Kathakhali and western dance. Annette, who knows India intimately, captures ... Read More »

A Trip to France, 1970 – An Exhibition by Parmanand Dalwadi

Date & Time: March 25 th, 6pm FREE and join us for HIGH TEA Venue: Alliance Française d’Ahmedabad, Manekbaug, Shyamal Cross Rd, beside Food Corporation of India, Shyamal, Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380015 At the A Trip to France exhibition, visitors will see 50 photographs captured by Parmanand Dalwadi during his visit to France in the 1970s. Parmanand Dalwadi visited France during ... Read More »

Convergence: A Panorama of Photography’s French Connections in India

Date & Time: Opening March 24th, 6:30pm join us for HIGH TEA Exhibition March 25th to April 2nd 4pm-8pm FREE Venue: Amdavad ni Gufa, Kasturbhai Lalbhai Campus Opp Gujarat University campus, CEPT campus, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380009   At the Convergence exhibition, visitors will see photographs of India taken over two and a half centuries by Indian and French photographers. ... Read More »

Deconfine 2021 | Novembre Numérique 2021

  Second edition of <de>confine / Novembre Numerique 2021 Festival of Digital Arts of South Asia. It will take place from 10th November to 30th November both virtually and physically. @if_india and Alliance Francaise present <de>confine 2021, a South Asian Digital Arts Festival curated by @mediaartsouthasia, under the #novembrenumerique initiative by @institutfrancais. Explore image, text, sound and video based online ... Read More »