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Pages culture et sorties du journal Houston Accueil en PDF Fév - Mars 2014
Agenda culturel du Consulat de France à Houston Avril 2014
Agenda éducatif du Consulat de France à Houston Mars 2014
Agenda culturel de Texan French Alliance for the Arts Mars 2014
Agenda culturel de l'Alliance Française à Houston Mars 2014
Agenda culturel de Houston Arts Alliance - Arsthound 17 au 23 Avril 2014

Agenda culturel de Fresh Arts 15 au 22 Avril 2014
This Week's Top Five Events par Glasstire 17 au 23 Avril 2014

L'Alliance Française présente : Toits du Nord, Toits du Sud, une exposition par Silvia Souza
du 1er mai au 1er juillet 2014, 427 Lovett Blvd, 77006, tel 713 526 1121

www.sps-art.com

European Science Café
Mercredi 10 avril 2014 de 19 à 20h30 au Black Labrador, 4100 Montrose Blvd Houston 77006
The next European Science Café will take place on Wednesday, APRIL 10 at the Black Labrador Pub, from 7 to 8.30 pm with a dedicated time to order drinks (6.30 pm to 7 pm). The invited speaker will be Professor Dimitri Nanopoulos, a Greek physicist. More information about the event and the subject of the presentation can be found in the document attached to this email.
Informations : Maud Bernollin, PhD, Deputy Attaché for Science and Technology, Physics and Nanotechnology

Film suisse au Festival international de films et vidéos WorldFest-Houston
Paul Bowles: The Cage Door is Always Open de Daniel Young
Mardi 8 avril 2014 à 19h, AMC Studio 30 Dunvale 2949 Dunvale, Houston, TX 77063
Texas Premiere Screening
Paul Bowles: The Cage Door Is Always Open
tells the story of writer and composer Paul Bowles and his wife Jane. Though they were both homosexual, they had an intense relationship that led them on a spiritual journey to the point of no return.
Switzerland. Official Selection at the WordFest Int. Film Festival in Houston.

The film is directed, and written by Daniel Young filmmaker residing in Switzerland (and son of Hon. Consul of Switzerland in Houston).
worldfest.org/tuesday/?entry=60264

FotoFest 2014 Biennal: The VIEW FROM INSIDE, The Fifteenth International Biennial of Photography and Photo-related Art
du 15 mars au 27 avril 2014, Houston, Texas
FotoFest's own exhibitions for the 2014 Biennial will focus on Contemporary Arab Video, Photography and Multi Media art. The Biennial will showcase 47 contemporary Arab artists using photography and related visual media to address a broad range of aesthetic and cultural values impacting Arab culture.

Youssef Nabil (Egypt), Self-portrait, Essaouira, 2011

Silver Street Studios is a brand new venue for the Biennial, and the gallery space is wonderful. It is separated from Winter Street Studios by just a few yards of the surrounding parking lot. It is also home to the new FotoFest HQ.

The VIEW FROM INSIDE exhibition is split between four venues and all four venues are open now, seven days per week, 11am-6pm, through March 31.
http://www.fotofest.org/2014biennial/

Huda Lutfi, Cactus Walk (detail), 2013

Le musée de l'Holocauste présente : The Wartime Escape
jusqu'au 15 juin 2014, 5401 Caroline St., Houston, TX 77004-6804

A moving story by a couple who fled France during WW2 to arrive in the USA with their scripts with them. We all know very much about “Curious George” popular children’s books and animated series. The exhibition is based in part on the 2005 publication "The Journey that Saved Curious George: The True Wartime Escape of Margret and H.A. Rey," written by Louise Borden and illustrated by Allan Drummond.
Plus d'info ici : hmh.org

Exposition à la DeFrog Gallery : Faces par John Bernhard et William Ropp
du 15 mars au 15 avril 2014, DeFrog Gallery, 218 Wescot, Houston, TX
Vernissage 20 mars 2014 de 18 à 20h

Message de Lina :
As per John Bernhard our dearest friend and talented Swiss-Texan artist, you are welcome to attend his dual- exhibition (“FACES”) with French Photographer William Ropp at John Bernhard’s best kept secret gallery (the DeFrog Gallery).
Informations sur les artistes : www.johnbernhard.com/About.html et http://www.pug.no/william-ropp/

Yvonamor Palix présente : No Passport Necessary, Ailleurs/Elsewhere
du 3 mars à fin mai sur rendez-vous uniquement, à la résidence du Consulat Général de France à Houston 1904 Kirby Drive, Houston, 77019
Contact Yvonamor Palix, 28-467-6065 or ypalix@yvonamorpalixart.com

The Gallery invites you to an Open House on March 1st and 2nd as part of our latest exhibition, Ailleurs, Elsewhere, inside the residence of the Consulate General of France in Houston. NO PASSPORT NECESSARY is an invitation to all art enthusiasts to enjoy a series of petite individual exhibitions entitled: Ailleurs/Elsewhere.
Join us for a voyage through the photos and prints of:
Khalil Abu Sharekh | Alfredo De Stefano | Studio Marlot & Chopard
Syd Moen | Sandy Skoglund | Olivier Richon | Joëlle Verstraeten
as well as a selection of photographs from TFAA's "Open The Door" photo contest and several of the door sculptures.
Plus d'informations ici
Evénement officiel du French Cultures Festival

Et toujours à visiter : James Turrell “Twilight Epiphany” Skyspace à Rice University
Ouvert tous les jours, toute la journée. Illumination de 40 mn au lever et coucher du soleil
6100 Main Street, adjacent à Shepherd School of Music, Houston TX 77005

"Rice University revealed its newest on-campus art installation, James Turrell’s “Twilight Epiphany” Skyspace, in mid-June 2012. It is the 73rd in a series of structures by the American artist that have been built in over twenty countries world-wide. Despite their individual differences, all use light and space to alter the viewer’s perception of the sky.

Rice University’s “Twilight Epiphany” is a form of grass-covered pyramid whose sides gently ascend to a flat top that is covered by a 72 square foot roof. The latter is supported by only a few beams and, with a thickness of less than an inch, appears to be almost hovering.

The ceiling is illuminated by LED lights and acts as a frame to the square opening in the center that grants a view of the sky. The changing colors complement the natural light and allow for a reflective interaction with the natural world. Sound will also play a role when the space is used by Rice's Shepherd School of Music: hidden acoustic fixtures permit live and electronic music performances.

The structure next to the Alice Pratt Brown Hall is open all day but the 40-minute light shows are available only during sunrise and sunset; no music is used for the sunrise and sunset light shows. They are free and take place six days a week; however, reservations must be made. About 120 visitors can be seated on benches on two levels, the lower one being wheelchair-accessible."
http://skyspace.rice.edu/