Agenda from January 2st to January 27th

Article published on Jan. 20, 2008
Article published on Jan. 20, 2008

what to do in Paris this week?

A little weekly guide of the Parisian life ConferenceEuropean Cafe : “The Balkans, Presidents! The Slovenian presidency of the EU” , On Thursday, January 24 at 7pmThe association “Nouvelle Europe” (or New Europe) organises a European cafe on “Balkans Presidents! The Slovenian presidency of the EU”. Among the guests: Mr.Janez Sumrada (Ambassador de Slovenia in France),  Joseph Krulic (Expert of the Balkans) et Jean-Arnault Dérens (Historian, journalist and chief editor of the "Balkan Post").

Where? Embassy of Slovenia - 28, rue Bois-le-Vent – Paris 16

Free entrance, compulsory registration.

Contact :


Toma Gouband et Magic Malik at the Studio de l'Ermitage, Wednesday, January 23 at 9pm

The flute magician will give a concert with Toma Gouda, Harmen Fraanje and Brice Soniano this Wednesday at the Studio L’Ermitage. Don’t miss him, it’s quite rare to see him as a headliner. (Reminder : he notably worked with Human Spirit, FFF, Julien Lourau, Vincent Ségal, Seb Martel, etc…).

Where? Studio de l'Ermitage, 8 rue de l'Ermitage, Paris 20, M° Jourdain / Ménilmontant

How much? 10€ and 8€ reduced

For further informations:


Jean-Christophe Ballot, Maison Européenne de la Photographie, until January 30, 2008

The “Maison Européenne de la Photographie” presents Urban Landscapes, from Berlin to Shanghai by Jean-Christophe Ballot; trained as architect, he has made "portraits of cities" for the past twenty years…

Where? Maison Européenne de la Photographie, 82 rue François Miron, Paris 4, M° Saint-Paul

For further informations: 01 44 78 75 00


Tribute to Ingmar Bergman at the Swedish Cultural Center, January 22 – 24

 The Swedish Cultural Center dedicates three evenings to the Master who died last July:

Tuesday, January 22 : opening from 6 pm to 7.30 pm : video installation by Charlotte von Poehl, tribute to the film The Seventh Seal followed by Fårö, Bergmans island (documentaries),

Wednesday January 23 : 7.30pm, projection of the documentary "Fanny et Alexandre", the shooting of the film.

Thursday January 24 : 7.30pm, Projection of one the director’s last fictions made for television : In the Presence of a Clown

Where ? Centre Culturel suédois, 11 rue Payenne, Paris 3, M° St Paul / Chemin Vert

For further informations on this event : 01 44 78 80 20.

The Joke by Jaromil Jireš, Czech Center, Monday, January 21 at 7pm

 This movie based on the book of the same name by Milan Kundera tells the story of man who had been unduly accused when he was a student and ultimately finds out that revenge may eventually never happen.

Where ? Czech Center, 18 rue Bonaparte, Paris 6, M° Saint Germain des Prés

Free entrance

For further information : 01 53 73 00 22 or 01 53 73 00 25

Sophie Janod

Translation : Cécile Zandvliet