Cultural Events

DANCE: La Forêt Ebouriffée

7.30 pm | 2nd of June | Ranga Shankara In collaboration with Attakkalari Centre for Movement Arts // For passes, contact communication.bangalore@afindia.org Racine is not an ordinary boy. No one noticed that a tree grew up in his head. Fleeing from a mean grand-mother and a stressful routine, he takes refuge in this safe place. In this overwhelming forest, changing according to its emotions, ... Read More »

EXHIBITION: Le Corbusier, the Play of Light

All day | 12th – 29th of May | Alliance Française Atrium Ajay Bhatia is a documentary photographer from Chandigarh engaged in travel, event and architectural photography. His works explores the contemporary spirit and lifestyle of modern cities and the traditional essence, heritage and culture of historical cities, towns and villages of India. He is also interested in documenting the rhythms, colors ... Read More »

PLAY READING: Night of the Iguana by Tennesee Williams

5:00 pm | 5th of June| Alliance Française classroom 7 “The Night of the Iguana,” Tennessee Williams is writing at the top of his form.He is still grappling with the human mysteries that have always haunted him: man’s incommunicability to man, the futility of the helpless helping the helpless, the effort to break loose from the rope that tethers us. ... Read More »

YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM: Si Bangalore m’était conté by Archana Narendran

All day | 1st – 21st of June | Alliance Française Atrium Opening night on 1st June at 7.00 pm The second artist of this series is Archana Narendran. Archana, an architect by profession and an illustrator by passion, is a postgraduate student in Architectural studies, with an elective in Drawing as Research from the Glasgow School of Art, University ... Read More »

AF COOKOUT: Tomato Special with Alexandre SEINCE

1.00 – 3.30 pm | 15th of June | Alliance Française cafétaria CANCELLED Cooking Class by Alex Seince – Executive Chef Cafe Noir Restaurants Today Chef Alex proposes his ‘Special Tomato Cooking Class’ with • Starter : Asian Tartar of tomato served with a Gaspacho of water melon • Main course : Stuffed Tomato with bell-peper jam and short bread basil Organised ... Read More »

AF CINEMA: The Painting / Le Tableau

7.00 pm | 10th of June | Suchitra Cinema & Cultural Academy Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Jean-François Laguionie, France – 2011 – 1h16min – Animation Three characters of different social classes escape their unfinished painting in search of the Painter, hoping he will complete it. For mysterious reasons, a Painter has left a work incomplete – causing ... Read More »

YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM: Blurring Boundaries by Priyanka Ella Lorena

All day | 20th of April – 10th of May | Alliance Française Atrium Opening night on 20th April, 7 pm.  After a successful first series of the Young Talent Program, the Alliance française de Bangalore is proud to present to you the second series. The first artist of this series is Priyanka Ella Lorena. Priyanka is a Fashion Designer based out of ... Read More »

EXHIBITION: Indian Trajectory by Dominic Dube

All day | 11th of March – 11th of April | Alliance Française Atrium A trajectory is the path the time spent between the point A and the point B into a space. Indian trajectory is about this space between 1996 and 2016 in india and all over by an architect immersed in all senses and all cultures allowing himself to m anifest ... Read More »

PLAY READING: Romanoff and Juliet

5:00 pm | 3rd of April| Alliance Française classroom 7 Romanoff and Juliet is a play by Peter Ustinov. A comic spoof of the Cold War, it is set in the small mythical mid-European country of Concordia, whose leader is wooed by the United States and the Soviet Union, each one wanting him as an ally. Russia’s ambassador, a member of ... Read More »


7.00 pm | 5th of April | Alliance Française auditorium Alicia Cabrero, 2014, 35 mins A screening organised by Attakkalari Centre for Movement Arts, with the support of Alliance française de Bangalore. “Clémence” was created in 2014. The film has won prize as the best project of the year from the “High Conservatory Professional of Dance in Madrid”. It was projected in ... Read More »