Martha Stewart And Frédéric Fekkai Present French Institute Alliance Française’s Art de Vivre Award

On Monday, June 4, 2018, the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) honored Frédéric Fekkai, renowned stylist and founder of Fekkai and more recently founder and CEO of the natural beauty line Bastide with the fifth annual Art de Vivre Award. Continue Reading →

France: Introducing The Saint-Paul de Vence James Baldwin Writer-in-Residence Program

In honor of the 30th anniversary of the death of James Baldwin, the France-based nonprofit association Les Amis de la Maison Baldwin announces plans to award to an emerging writer a one-month fellowship in Saint-Paul de Vence, the village on the Cote d’Azur where for 17 years Baldwin made his home. Continue Reading →

Paris: Gigi Hadid Leaves The Royal Monceau Raffles Hotel Wearing H&M

We love Gigi Hadid, ever since she and other models coached Harlem lady Alicia Keys’ son Egypt Dean, at his modeling debut at the Ralph Lauren kids’ fashion show at the NY Public Library back in 2014. Continue Reading →

Gérard Depardieu Defends His Love For Vladimir Putin, Castro And Life In Harlem

Even though he underwent emergency quintuple bypass surgery 17 years ago, Gérard Depardieu was inhaling a Gitanes as he sat down for our interview in New York this week. Continue Reading →

Free Films On The Green 2017 When The Star Come Out

This year from June 2, 1027 – September 28, 2017, marks the 10th anniversary of Films on the Green, the free outdoor French film festival produced annually in New York City parks by the French Embassy, FACE Foundation and NYC Parks. Continue Reading →

France: TV5MONDE Style’s Exclusive Stream With Harlem Fave Angelique Kidjo (Update)

TV5MONDE Style will stream exclusive tours of the Le Royal Monceau and Le Meurice on Private Tours, a lifestyle series providing in-depth tours of France’s most beloved castles and manors on May 18th, 2017, at 4:25pm ET / 1:25pm PT. Continue Reading →

Paris: Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille 2017

With Harlem’s deep connection to France, from Joseph Bonaparte, Napoleon’s brother, Lord Viscount Courtenay, Marquis de Lafayette, and Charles Maurice de Talleyrand living at the Claremont Inn in West Harlem in the early 1800’s. Continue Reading →

Alfie Wade Jr, A Portrait From Harlem To Paris (video)

afie wade from Harlem to ParisHere’s a great sneak peek video portrait and e-mail from our friend Alfie Wade Jr,  who is a founding member of the Harlem World Magazine board who moved to Sete, Paris a few back. Continue Reading →

New York City And Paris Launch Business Exchange

nyc and paris cometiton

The Harlem and France relationship is deep, from the Harlem Hellfighters fighting for France in WWII, Pastry Chef Moha Orchid at Jolie Patisserie, to Chef Alain Eoche, of Chéri at the French Bistro on Lenox Avenue and in 1815, Joseph Bonaparte, Napoleon Bonaparte’s brother, moving in to the Claremont Inn in West Harlem. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: SundanceTV And Rooftop Films Free Screenings For Halloween

fench horror filmsIt’s not in Harlem, but we love that the SundanceTV has partnered with Rooftop Films to bring French horror drama series “The Returned” to New York City via several free events in advance of the show’s second season premiere on Halloween. Continue Reading →

Best Of France Invites Best Of Harlem To Free Event in NYC

a taste of france in nyc

The folks at the New York–based nonprofit organization Best of France, formally known as Taste of France, has reached out to Harlem World to invite our readers to their third annual event. Continue Reading →