COUTURE

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CELEBRATE FRENCH COUTURE
WITH OUR NEW FRENCH EXCELLENCE PROGRAMME!

From 17 January to 16 March 2024

For the first French Excellence Programme of 2024, discover a new cultural programme sheding light on one of France's finest art: fashion. Dive deep in a universe of elegance and fine savoir-faire through a wide range of events, screenings and workshop, allowing you to explore all the artistry and elegance defining French couture!

Alliance Française de Singapour presents  LA VESTE,  an exclusive exhibition showcasing a curated selection of designer jackets from esteemed collector David Tan, shining a spotlight on world-wide renowned France-based designers and French fashion houses: Givenchy, Balmain, Louis Vuitton, Yves Saint Laurent... 

— Scroll down to discover everything our programme has to offer!

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EXHIBITION LA VESTE



Embark on a journey of style and refinement at our gallery's newest exhibition, 'La Veste.' Delve into an exclusive presentation featuring meticulously curated high-fashion jackets from the esteemed collector David Tan. This showcase not only highlights the craftsmanship of these garments but also directs attention to the world-renowned French-based and inspired creators behind these masterpieces. Join us for an immersive experience that celebrates the sophistication of designer fashion.

17 January - 16 March 2024
>>  More info here

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workshop CUSTOMISATION workshopS


Unleash your creativity! Each workshop draws on a theme from the exhibition, teaching creative skills to upcycle your existing garments, whether it be adding military epaulettes, decorating with jewels, or even deconstructing your garment. Try your hand at making you own sustainable ‘couture’! Workshops led by the exhibition's curator, Leonard Augustine Choo.

Saturday 24 February
Military — 10:30 am | Details and registration here
Art — 14:30 pm | Details and registration here

SCREENINGS ALL ABOUT FASHION


 Explore our selection for COUTURE! A large array of documentaries and feature-length movies specially curated to unravel the stories behind renowned designers, celebrating the artistry and creativity that shape Couture.



COCO BEFORE CHANEL (Coco avant Chanel) — Wednesday 14 February - 8 pm | Book your seat
from $14.5
YVES SAINT LAURENT — Friday 1 March - 8 pm | Book your seats
from $14.5
WONDER BOY (Wonder Boy: Olivier Rousteing, né sous X) — Thursday 7 March - 8 pm | Book your seats
from $14.5

— More titles to discover - explore our full line-up here.

WORKSHOPS WINE CLUB


Alliance Française introduces its very first Wine Club! Every month, gather with other wine enjoyers to explore, savor, and appreciate the nuanced artistry of French winemaking. Whether you are a seasoned oenologist or a curious mind looking to expand your horizons, get to ready to embark on this gustative journey!
— Every last Wednesday of the month, indulge in a special experience and discover a new variety from French regions!

Register now for the next workshop —

Wednesday 28 February: Bordeaux | SOLD OUT
Wednesday 27 March: Alsace | Info and registration
Wednesday 24 AprilCorsica
Wednesday 29 MayJura
Wednesday 26 JuneRhone Valley
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WORKSHOPS FOR KIDS 


Unleash your child's imagination in our exclusive Paper Waistcoat Workshop! With the guidance of our skilled instructor, kids aged 7 to 12 will have a blast creating their very own stylish waistcoat from paper.
2 hrs workshops. 
Parents are welcome to join the session.

Register now for the next workshop —

Friday 16 February - 4.30 pm | Info and registration 
Friday 8 March - 4.30 pm |  Info and registration 

from $50
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SCREENINGS FOR KIDS

Join us for a family-friendly experience in our theatre!

SHROOOM’S ODYSSEY (L'Odyssée de Choum) & BORIYA — Sunday 28 January - 4 pm | Book your tickets here
from $14.5
THE PRINCE'S VOYAGE (Le Voyage du Prince) — Saturday 17 February - 4 pm | Book your tickets here
from $14.5

storytime

Come and listen to French stories specially curated from the library’s children section. 
Suitable for kids aged 3 to 6.

Saturday 20 January - 10.45 am - La Médiathèque | Free registration here