AF Trivandrum Alerts


Trivandrum Ektara Festival

‘Trivandrum Ektara Festival’:  a baul performance and a Sufi concert on 14 December, 6.30pm at Vyloppilly Samskrithi Bhavan. The evening will start off with Shahajia Geethi (Song from the heart), a Baul performance by six singers from Bengal. Followed by Sufi  Kalam of Sindh:  a Sufi concert by Madan Gopal Singh Madan Gopal Singh is a singer of Sufi texts ... Read More »


‘Raag’: An exhibition of paintings by Sara Hussain; from 26 to 29 November at Art Gallery, Alliance Française de Trivandrum. The exhibition will be inaugurated by Shri. K. C. Joseph, Minister for Rural Development, Planning, Culture and NORKA at 3.00pm, 26 November @ Art gallery, Alliance Française de Trivandrum. Sara Hussain, is a Fine arts graduate and a graduate in Multimedia animation. ... Read More »

French Film Festival

‘French Film Festival’ from 21 to 23 November  at @ Childrens Park, Ernakulam The second edition of French Film Festival in Ernakulam, introduces French cinema, with a wide range of movies from comedy to drama. There will also be a special screening of a children’s film for schools. The inaugural film of this festival is La Prophetie des Grenouilles/ Raining Cats ... Read More »

Portable Deserts

Portable Deserts: An exhibition of paintings by Saroop M.V. from 7 to 22 November at Art Gallery, Alliance Française de Trivandrum. The exhibition will be inaugurated by Shri. S. Ajayakumar at 5.30pm, 7 November @ Art gallery, Alliance Française de Trivandrum. Saroop M.V.  received his BFA degree from the Govt. College of Fine Arts, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. He is currently pursuing MFA from ... Read More »

Kritya 2014

KRITYA 2014, the International Festival of Poetry is scheduled to be held from the 16th to 18th November at Vyloppilli Samskrithi Bhavan, Thiruvananthapuram. Alliance Française de Trivandrum is proud to be partner of this prestigious festival of poetry. Held annually without fail since the year 2005, this poetry festival attracts poets, poetry lovers and artists from all over the world. ... Read More »

DJ night

DJ night: Video DJ show by DJ OOF, on 15 November, 7.30pm at Uday Samudra, Kovalam. The evening starts with a DJ show by DJ viv3k. A self-confessed art, music, film and fashion freak, Jaïs Frédéric Elalouf – or DJ Oof as he prefers to call himself – is the french pioneer of DVJ shows. Oof specialises in creating “found ... Read More »

Theatre workshop

Alliance Française de Trivandrum in association with Sanwich Theatre Research Centre and Art Factory, will organize a theatre workshop, every Saturday, 10 am- 1 pm starting from 25 October. The workshop will have 10 sessions, spanning two months. The workshop is open to all, be it beginner or seasoned theatre enthusiast, above 10 years of age. The teaching tools will be ... Read More »

Café Scientifique: Mountains, Focus on Western Ghats

Café Scientifique on 5 November , 6.00pm @ Alliance Française de Trivandrum. The Café Scientifique is a discussion platform to bring common man nearer to science and scientific issues. In the second edition the focus will be on Western Ghats. The primary objective is to bring the issues related to Western Ghats into focus. The Western Ghats is a more ... Read More »

Une rencontre, 2 parallèles

Une rencontre, 2 parallèles by 3 x rien: A French Modern Circus on 31 October, 7.00pm @ University Senate Hall In a playground in which big black and white boxes are placed, 3 characters successively arrive. A rather unusual book bursts in their relationship, telling their own story, in a moment to share with the audience. Through a series of visual painting, the 3 artists ... Read More »

100th Anniversary of the First World War

Alliance Française de Trivandrum, Goethe Zentrum and Russian Cultural Centre are jointly presenting a commemoration of the centenary of First World War, with a photo exhibition, discussion and film screenings. 2014 will mark the hundredth anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War, a tragic conflict that has shaped world history ever since. Guerre et colonies/ War and Colonies, ... Read More »