This is the sister blog to the website Marseille City of Culture. Here you'll find information about our selection single performances and short exhibitions in Marseille. For information on longer running events and exhibitions, see our web site. For other information (some will be in French) see our facebook or our Google+ page.
Tree Houses, a project for 2013 with Julien Montfort
Your last chance to see the installation created by Carli Gonzalez-Casanova at the American Gallery. For this exhibition the artist shows a collection of her objects and
drawings. It includes a maquette of the project 'Tree Houses' proposed
for Marseille-Provence 2013 with the architect Julien Montfort.
You are invited to the closure of the exhibition at 2pm on Sunday 5 February.
Go to the Cri du Port, our favourite jazz venue, at 8:30 on Thursday 26 January to hear the Tam de Villiers Quartet. He is a British born guitarist who performs with a French saxophonist, double bass player and drummer. The second of their albums, Motion Unfolding, was released in October 2011 and was awarded the Revelation! prize by Jazz Magazine. Entry 12€.
Celebrate Christmas with Marseille's Armenians. There's a concert with the Armenian choir Sahak Mesrop at the église Saint-Jérome, 6 Place Pélabon (13th arrondissement). It starts at 8:30pm and entry is free.
If you go along to the Galerie Meyer 10 rue Fort Notre Dame (behind the Vieux Port, bus no. 83) at around 7pm on 10 January you can take part in the opening of the exhibition of Joris Branduas' work. If you cant make it the exhibition continues until 31 January.