Cultural Events

Art Exhibition

City: Bangalore Location: Atrium, AFB Date: Wed, 2012/10/10 – 11:00am – Sat, 2012/10/20 – 7:00am Abstracts by Safdar Shamee An Alliance Francaise & Habitart Collaboration 10th-20th October 11 AM – 7 PM  Atrium, AFB Safdar’s compositions may look spontaneous and unplanned, on the contrary they are carefully rehearsed in a preliminary drawing carried out on the canvas itself. His works show an unquenchable thirst for ... Read More »

Krafff – Puppetry, Theater & Dance

City: Bangalore Location: Ranga Shankara Date: Sat, 2012/10/06 – 7:30pm   Krafff Saturday, 6th October, 7:30 pm at Ranga Shankara Le Fracas, Centre Dramatique National Montluçon, France and The Alliance Française de Bangalore present Krafff.  Four comedians appear on stage with long strips of paper that they unfold, cut, fold, compress and twist – a human-like effigy emerges, a paper figure, slightly taller than ... Read More »

Khayal and Thumris by Sumathi Murthy

City: Bangalore Location: AFB Auditorium Date: Fri, 2012/10/05 – 7:00pm   Khayal and Thumris by Sumathi Murthy Friday, 5th October, 7:00 pm AFB Auditorium, Entry Free Sumathi Murthy will be accompanied on the tabla by Pandith Guru Murthy Vaidya and on the harmonium by Sri. S.R. Ramakarishna. Though the Agra Gharana style is understood to be a very masculine style of singing. Some artists like ... Read More »

Dance DISCourse – Orissi…Odissi…Odishi

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium Date: Sat, 2012/09/29 – 6:30pm Alliance Française – Ashish Mohan Khohar’s Dance DISCourse The tradition continues …………………..   Leading dancers of the form from Bengaluru join to celebrate orissi, perform the traditional repertoire, demonstrate and talk on varied techniques and nuances, pay rich tributes to the founding gurus and their contributions in the remarkable journey of the great tradition ... Read More »

Ciné Club @ AF Bangalore – Louse-Michel

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium Date: Thu, 2012/09/27 – 6:30pm   Louise-Michel is a French comedy directed by Gustave Kervern and Benoît Delépine. Directed in 2007, the movie premiered at the Festival du film Grolandais in September 2008. It was released nationwide in December 2008. What can be done if workers of a factory have been laid off overnight? Louise (Yolande Moreau) has an original ... Read More »

Un Collectif

City: Bangalore Location: Atrium Date: Thu, 2012/09/20 (All day) – Sun, 2012/09/30 (All day) The Alliance of Bangalore takes great pleasure in announcing a new and a unique collaboration with HabitArt to promote contemporary art. This partnership will focus on exhibitions in The Atrium – the gallery space at the Alliance Française de Bangalore on a regular basis. The objective is to give art enthusiasts ... Read More »


City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium Date: Thu, 2012/09/13 (All day) – Sat, 2012/09/15 (All day) Keeping India’s challenging educational scenario in mind, the Global Challenges Forum has organized the Transformative Education Forum (TEF) in India. The TEF 2012 conference is being hosted by the ACTS group of  Institutions at the Alliance Francaise Auditorium from 13-15 Sep at Bangalore, India. TEF 2012 will seek to integrate the global concern of sustainability through educational initiatives at ... Read More »

Voices from the waters – Conference

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium Date: Mon, 2012/09/03 (All day) Voices from the waters:  Energy Matters: a dialogue on energy, land, livelihoods and water September 3, 2012 Alliance Française, Thimmiah Road, Bangalore 10:00- 10:30 Introductions and Setting the context George Kutty, Bangalore Film Society 10:30- 11:30 Overview of the politics of energy understanding production and distribution, equity and issues of energy security. Ananthapadmnabhan ED, ... Read More »

Voices from the waters – Schedule

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium Date: Fri, 2012/08/31 (All day) – Mon, 2012/09/03 (All day) Day 2(31st August –Friday)  Venue: Alliance Francaise, Thimmiah Road, Bangalore. Time (10 am onwards)   Film Sequence Title of Documentary + Details 10 to 12 Noon 1 Signature Film : Voices from the Waters (Ajit Samuel) 2 Water Wars When Drought, Flood and Greed Collide(55 Min) – USA 34  Film: Water Stories(36 ... Read More »

Voices from the waters 2012

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium and Atrium Date: Fri, 2012/08/31 (All day) – Mon, 2012/09/03 (All day) The festival, Voices from the Waters, 2012,  will be held for three days i.e. 31 August, 1st and 2nd September followed by a daylong conference addressed to the issues of Water, Energy, Land and livelihood on 3 September, 2012. Voices from the Waters International Travelling Film Festival 2012, is the only festival of ... Read More »