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AFB @ Kala Ghoda Arts Festival – Sat. 4th to Sun. 12th February

  This year again, Alliance Française de Bombay participates in the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival, the country’s largest multicultural festival which aims at encouraging cultural and art-related events, making the Kala Ghoda Art District a landmark in Mumbai. Don’t miss out on the events we prepared for you! Treasure hunt, Sat. 4th- Sun. 12th, 12pm-6pm, Rampart Row, Kala Ghoda More info The art of Calligraphy, Sat. 4th- Sun. 12th, 12pm-6pm, Rampart Row, Kala Ghoda More info   Sherazade&Lavionrose concert, Fri. 10th, 6.50-7.30pm, Cross Maidan Garden ... Read More »


  Come watch AF Bombay and Clark House unspool history through the exhibition SEA-ME-WE by Virgile Fraisse  based on telegraphic archives and on the current powers in the world of Indian telecommunications. SEA-ME-WE is a massive underwater fiber optic cable which runs from Marseille (France) all the way to Singapore and connects several cities on the way – including Mumbai. The exhibition takes its name from the same cable and traces the history of Indo-European relations. Free entrance & open ... Read More »


In collaboration with RaahGeer Walks, Alliance Française de Bombay will present several guided walks around Mumbai. Follow the guide and discover hidden parts of the city! Free participation | Registration required at  Thu. 19th, 4pm to 6pm- ‘Romantic’ Bandra Walk More information  Fri. 20th, 9am to 11am- Khotachiwadi walk – A Hamlet in SoBo More information Sat. 21st, 9am to 11am- Holy Banganga Walk (Malabar Hill) More information In partnership with RaahGeer Walks               Read More »

Exhibition | Hermès – Fierce and Fragile: Big Cats in the Art of Robert Dallet

Fierce and Fragile: Big Cats in the Art of Robert Dallet Hermès, the Parisian luxury house, and Panthera, the global wild cat conservation organization, have joined forces to pay homage to the extraordinary talent of the French artist and naturalist, Robert Dallet (1926 – 2006). Fierce and Fragile: Big Cats in the Art of Robert Dallet celebrates the beauty of big cats while raising awareness of their existence, forming part of a project to protect them from extinction. Launched at the Bruce Museum, Greenwich, ... Read More »


This year again, Alliance Française de Bombay continues its association with Asia’s largest and most anticipated festival, Mood Indigo, to provide a platform for special artists. We are happy to welcome the duo Soralino,  which is replacing La Folle Allure! “Inbox”  is a universe of balance that gives life to the most ordinary item, because in every “ordinary” item, there is charm and poetry if the touch is simple and the look curious. Performances Sat. 24th of December – 3-4 pm Sun. ... Read More »

Gift yourself a French course for Xmas!

For the upcoming Winter term, vouch for a friend and get a nice treat from AFB!      Official French Language Institute and Cultural Centre in Mumbai. Since 1938. * Conditions : – Having been registered to any French course and/or workshops during 2016 – Only upon registration for a 2017 Winter Term course (excluding workshops)     Read More »


  On Sat. 10th of December, Philosophy is taking over the Alliance Française library for the 3rd time! Come and share your views on some philosophical topics. No need to be an expert in Philosophy, everyone is welcome to discuss and exchange their thoughts in an informal and friendly atmosphere. Venue: Theosophy Hall, Churchgate | Free entry l No registration necessary Read More »


On Sat. 3rd of December, Mumbai’s Biggest Literature Festival, Times LitFest, brings to you Charles Dantzig, a French author who delights his readers with his fluid style and his lively voice with serious undertones. His original essays, lyrical poems that wear their seriousness lightly and liltingly, and novels whose brio is rivalled only by their inventiveness!   Charles Dantzig will participate in three sessions: ◘ 10:30am to 11:30am: I am Me, What’s it to You? Representing a range of sexual orientations, Laxmi ... Read More »

Join les amis de l’Alliance!

Show your support and join les Amis de l’Alliance Française (friends of Alliance Française) #amisalliancefr Register for free on       Read More »