This exhibition presents artworks realized by prize-winners of the Alliance Française worldwide.
As sport is framed by specific rules and customs inside a country’s culture or a community, he also plays a strong social role within the current and traditional societies.
Participants from the entire world shot moments that, according to them, best represents sports activities in their country (all sports will be represented and also trainings’ particularity).
In this way, through the prism of photography, participants show those activities’ essential values: tolerance, opening, social inclusion and team’s cohesion.
This photographic “report” is an opportunity to discover singular practices connected to traditions.
” With great surprise, we were faced with unexpected themes, with propositions which knew how to get around classic trap like beautiful soccer’s pictures: bag race in Bangladesh, bull race in India, feminine wrestling in Nepal, so many traditional sports observed with off the wall looks ” Françoise Huguier, Parisian’s board’s president.
Alliance Française de Singapour – la galerie (2nd floor)
From 7 June to 28 July 2018
Saturday: 9.30am – 5.30pm
Tuesday – Friday: 1pm – 7.30pM
In partnership with:
Important notice: Our carpark system is improving! You no longer need to register with us to enter the carpark; simply use your cash card. You will benefit from a 5-minute grace period if the car park is full.
Please also take note of our new pricing starting on 15th of May 2018: first 2 hours at $2.50 per hour and subsequent 30 minutes or part thereof at $1.25 for cars and first 2 hours at $1.50 per hour and subsequent 30 minutes or part thereof at $0.75 for motorcycles. Payment will only be made using the cash card. Cash payment will not be accepted.
Café de France has permanently ceased its activity. Three new vending machines have been installed on the staircase landings: hot drinks (2nd floor) and cold drinks/snacks (3rd floor). A new café will open in a few months.