Cocktail reception at the French Cultural Center to follow Talk. Registration is not required; RSVPs, however, are requested by calling the French Cultural Center at 617-912-0400.
As part of the 2013 Conference on International Opportunities in the Arts
presented by TransCultural Exchange
About Jean-Yves Coffre: Jean-Yves Coffre is the Director of CAMAC, a creative, multi-disciplinary center offering international residency programs for artists, scientists and technologists working with new media. While at CAMAC, Jean-Yves has organized and curated renowned exhibitions of works by contemporary artists, such as Julia Lohmann, Alice Anderson, Steve Shada and Marisa Jahn. He has also curated three versions of Rodeo Performance, an international festival of performances; and in 2008 he was invited to China to write a book on the city of Hangzhou, which was published in 2009. Among his additional projects is a pedagogical program for children, which now serves more than 5,000 people per year.