Cultural Events

Violons Nomades at the 3rd River Festival Series

As part of the 3rd edition of the River Festival series, Indian Museum Kolkata in assocation with Alliance française du Bengale, Consulate General of France in Kolkata and Calcutta Classical Guitar Society presents to you an Indo-French music ensemble by Violons Nomades. An Indo-French music project, Violons Nomades brings together two universes, mixing two ways of understanding and using music, discovering two specific violin styles. Initially a collaboration ... Read More »

Winter Fair

  Alliance française du Bengale in association with the Apeejay Surrendra Group present our first ever WINTER FAIR – a day full of fun and activities with food, drinks, magic and a lot more! What to expect? – Wish Tree – Galette des Rois (King’s cake) by Novotel – Art exhibition – Food – Mulled wine – Live performances – Saree ... Read More »

Classical Concert by ARTIE’S

Victoria Memorial Hall and Alliance française du Bengale present a western classical concert by Artie’s from France on the given date and time. Artie’s is a musical adventure that first originated in india. the idea was simple. Gauthier Herrmann, a cello-player, simply wanted to play with musicians he loves! Artie’s is a gathering of internationally renowned musicians and chamber music ... Read More »

Classical Concert by Trio Zadig

Victoria Memorial Hall and Alliance française du Bengale in association with Consulate General of France in Kolkata and Consulate of Romania, Kolkata cordially invite you all to a classical concert by Trio Zadig on 25th October at 6:30 pm. The venue is open to all. NB : Entry is only through East Gate (opp. St. Paul’s Cathedral) from 6:00 pm ... Read More »

Indo – European Residency Project 2019 – The Opening

The Alliance française du Bengale, The Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan Kolkata and the British Council, Kolkata, in collaboration with the Kolkata based art gallery CIMA, along with Kala Bhavana, VisvaBharati University, Santiniketan, West Bengal are organizing the third inter-disciplinary Indo – European Residency Project Kolkata. The residency takes place in Kolkata, West Bengal, India and in Santiniketan, West Bengal, ... Read More »


The CZIFFRA duo with 4 hands and solo piano is composed of two concert pianists Ludmilla Guilmault and Jean-Noel Dubois. The duo performs in various recitals around the world, and is the winner of the Cziffra Foundation with the Gold Medal. L’ÂME SLAVE À LA FANTAISIE SATIERIK Concert show with 4 hands and solo piano presentation and progress of the ... Read More »

Soul of Peace : Rooh-e-Sukun by Poet-Artist Sufia Khatoon

  A creative circle of Mandala is meant to enlighten our sense of reasoning to find our peace in this circle of existence. Artist Sufia Khatoon’s present work focuses on this circle of life and how to attain Peace?  In this time of intolerance where man is killing man, I feel our world has forgotten to be tolerant towards each ... Read More »

RODIN : A Visual Presentation Along With References by Subrata Ghosh

François Auguste René Rodin (12 November 1840 – 17 November 1917), known as Auguste Rodin was a French sculptor. Although Rodin is generally considered the progenitor of modern sculpture, he did not set out to rebel against the past. Rodin possessed a unique ability to model a complex, turbulent, deeply pocketed surface in clay. Many of his most notable sculptures were criticized ... Read More »


On the occasion of the French National Day, the Cinematheque in association with the Alliance française du Bengale organize the screening of French films for three days on 18th, 20th & 21st July 2019. Entry by passes availbale at Alliance française du Bengale. Read More »