Events

SABITA LAKSHMANAN – SOLO ART EXHIBITION

SEAMLESS CONNECTIONS – SOLO ART SHOW by Sabita LAKSHMANAN   It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye. ( by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry)   Sabita is an an expressionist artist, so boundaries are blurred between the art she creates and the life she lives, so much so she wonders where ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONIE DAY – RAMA VARMA – 21st March

RAMA VARMA – FRENCH POETRY   Aswathi Thirunal Rama Varma, better known as Prince Rama Varma, is an Indian classical musician and a member of the Royal Family of Travancore. He is a Carnatic vocalist as well as an exponent of the Veena. He has given concerts and conducted music workshops all over India and in several other countries including USA, UK, Netherlands, France, ... Read More »

CINECLUB – LA VIE EN ROSE (LA MȎME) – 13 March 7pm

CINECLUB LA VIE EN ROSE  (LA MȎME) by Olivier DAHAN La Vie en Rose is the screen biopic of French singer Edith Piaf. Marion Cotillard portrays Piaf, the superstar once raised by her grandmother in a Normandy brothel, then discovered on a French street corner by cabaret proprietor Louis Leplée (Gérard Depardieu). The film recalls various episodes from Piaf’s life ... Read More »

NAVDEVI – Art Exhibition – March 9 to 21

NavDevi  is an Art & Creative meetup series and web project initiated by Udaya Chiluveru  and hosting in collaboration with Alliance Francaise Hyderabad. All women are multitasking and their day starts with homemaking which in itself is an art form. Udaya believes that, other than homemaking, every woman should give a try for what art they like, say Painting, writing, ... Read More »

AND STILL THEY RISE – 8th March

An evening of contemporary Indian-English poetry to celebrate the strength of womanhood on International Women’s Day   A poetic encounter on International Women’s Day with city-based poets Hoshang Merchant, Saima Afreen, Jameela Nishat, Nabina Das and Akila G.   Saima Afreen is an award-winning poet who also moonlights as a journalist with The New Indian Express. Her poems have appeared in ... Read More »

KRIYAISM – Collective Art Display – 5th March

The finished art work of Collectvie Art Camp by 15 artists to be displayed in  the Alliance Française Gallery on 6th and 7th March,  2018. The inauguration of the Art display is on Monday 5th March at 6.30pm, with each artist explainig about his artwork.   Read More »

WEIGHT OF JOY – FEB. 23rd

THE WEIGHT OF JOY By Eric Languet The Weight of Joy is a dance project tackling the notion of handicap and social innovation. Through French choreographer Eric Languet’s benchmark work with dancers with disability, Bonjour India explores new ways of promoting positive action for disabled people. Joy is not blissful ignorance, nor a denial of reality. Rather, to quote philosopher ... Read More »

CINECLUB – MON ROI (My King)

CINECLUB MON ROI (My King) 2015 by MAIWENN Tony is admitted to a rehabilitation center after a serious skiing accident. Dependent of medical staff and painkillers, she takes the time to remember the tumultuous love story she lived with Georgio. Why did they love each other? Who is this man that she loved so deeply? How did she allow herself to ... Read More »

TRANSE EXPRESS: CELESTIAL CARILLON – 13th FEB.

  Maudits Sonnants_Coming soon …. Click to see a sample  (Play the downloaded video) TRANSE EXPRESS: CELESTIAL CARILLON Since 1987, French performance company Transe Express enters the maze of the cities, playing with their articulations and surprising passersby. In an effort to bring art outdoors and turn city into stage, Bonjour India brings Transe Express to India with Celestial Carillon, ... Read More »