Small weekly guide to the Parisian life Conference : L’Europe sociale existe-t-elle ?(Is there a Social Europe?) Monday, February 4, starting at 8 :15 am ICOSI (Institute of International Social Cooperation) is organising a breakfast debate around the theme of social Europe. It will be conducted by Denis Stokkink (President of the European Think Tank Pour la Solidarité).
Where ?Cercle Républicain, 5, avenue de l’Opéra – Paris 1er, subway Pyramides
For more information, click here.
Contact / registration : Véronique at (0)1 41 85 49 20 - E-mail
Spritual Unity / Le Jazz mystique, Cité de la Musique, from February 8-13
For the beginning of the year, the Cité de la Musique proposes a series of jazz concerts to illustrate the mystical tendencies of this form of music.
- His Eminence Archbishop Franzo W. King interpreting John Coltrane (Friday, the 8th at 8pm),
- A forum, conference – round-table on mystical jazz (Saturday, the 9th at 3pm),
- Laurent Bardainne Marc Ribot in a tribute to Albert Ayler (Saturday, the 9th at 8pm),
- Magma, a group that doesn’t need any introduction (Monday, the 11th at 8pm) and
- Raphaël Imbert / Sun Râ Arkestra (Wednesday, the 13th at 8pm).
For more information on these concerts (venue, price, reservations, etc.), Click here
Lili Cros at l’Espace Jemmapes on February 7, 8 and 9
Here is an interesting French singer ! This slip of a woman will sweep you away with her colourful pop, sweetly but with a punchy attitude at the same time. She will be in concert at l’Espace Jammapes with Thierry Chazelle. Give it a try, you won’t be disappointed!
Where ? Espace Jemmapes, 116, quai de Jemmapes - PARIS 10e, subway Gare de l’Est and Jacques-Bonsergent
How much? 15 euros
Reservations: firstname.lastname@example.org and 01 48 03 11 09
Website : Lili Cros.
August Sander - une sélection des portraits :"Hommes du XXe siècle",( August Sander- a Selection of Portraits:”Men of the 20th Century) Goethe-Institut, from February 7 to March 29 – Opening night: Wednesday, February 6 at 7pm
Parallel to Musée du Jeu de Paume’s « Résonances » the Goethe-Institute is organising an exhibit of fifty original photographes by August Sander (in collaboration with Photograhische Sammlung / SK-Stiftung Kultur of Cologne)
Where?Galerie Condé, 31 rue de Condé, 75006 Paris
Exhibit is open Thursdays and Fridays from 2 to 7pm and Saturdays from 2 to 6pm
For more information: http://www.goethe.de/ins/fr/par/prj/ver/fr2860237.htm
SF Parade (SF-Paraati), Tuesday, February 5 at 7:30pm
Fiction directed by Yrjö Norta
With Ansa Ikonen, Siiri Angerkoski, Tauno Palo, Aku Korhonen.
1940 – 1 : 25 – 35 mm – colour – Original Version with French subtitles
Presentation of a new copy
This film, based in Helsinki during the last summer of peace before the Second World War, tells the story of the unexpected musical success of a taxi driver and a tourist guide.
Unfortunately, misunderstandings will threaten their career and their budding love story.
It is worth noting that two of Finland’s favourite actors are in this film: Ansa Ikonen et Tauno Palo.
Where? Finnish Institute, 60 rue des Ecoles, Paris 5ème, subway Cluny-La Sorbonne, Saint-Michel, Odéon
Information and reservations: 01 40 51 89 09
Have a good week everyone!