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Alliance Française de Lagos organizes a variety of cultural non-commercial events such as exhibitions, screenings, talks, concerts, dance events, etc. featuring talents coming from both Nigerian artistic community and French speaking countries. And the good news is: they are open to everybody for free! Join our Newsletter for regular updates!




Join us for our monthly cinema gathering with our partners Cinéma Mon Amour & Screen Out Loud and explore French & African cinema.

Gather with your friends and improve your French skills with a glass of wine during our Apéro Tandem, every first Wednesday of each month inside the Eric Kayser Restaurant.

Attend amazing theatre, dance & musical performances for free, all year long, featuring talents from France and Nigeria. Do not miss our yearly rendez-vous: the Night of Ideas (February), la Fête de la Francophonie (March), World Music day (June) and French Connexion (November).



Meet up with your friends at our monthly exhibition opening cocktails and meet with amazing Lagos-based creatives.

Alliance Française de Lagos collaborates with the biggest festivals, including the Ake Art and Books Festival, the Lagos Photo Festival, the Lagos Design Week, and much more. 

Discover Alliance Française de Lagos French library on the first floor: take some time for yourself reading a book or a comic in French, or borrow them to enjoy them from the comfort of your home.


We’re back!! The annual Alliance Française de Lagos Open Call is now OPEN!!

Alliance Française Lagos promotes an alternative model for culture, offering a new platform to artists willing to develop their projects in partnership with us. The facility is equipped with a 120 seats soundproofed multipurpose auditorium (equipped with a PA system, a cinema screen, and a professional projection system), a 250 seats outdoor amphitheatre, an exceptional gallery space, a dance studio and accommodations for in-residence artists.
Alliance Française Lagos can thus provide a space, a logistic & technical assistance (light & sound solutions) to the selected candidates. Our on-site partner Eric Kayser will also be able to provide catering service on request.


Once again, Alliance Française Lagos/Mike Adenuga Centre is providing a platform for creatives to showcase their talent, promote their crafts and partner with us on various projects.

All submissions will be reviewed in line with our mission to promote cultural exchange and cultural diversity, while fostering social development, gender equality and digital innovation.

Creatives in the following categories are welcome:

Visual arts

Performing arts



We are excited to see the amazing talent we have in the country.

Submit your entries clicking here

⏳Deadline: October 31st 2023

1. Our team will review your project and get back to you by email. In case your project is of interest for us, our collaborators will arrange an appointment with you to discuss further the modalities of the potential collaboration. Please note that being given the opportunity of a meeting does not mean that your project has been selected yet.

This process can take up to one month.

2. Meet up with our collaborators to discuss the collaboration more in details, answer their potential questions and voice yours.

3. Receive our final decision, which will be taken after the meeting and will be communicated to you by our team.

*Kindly note that projects might be treated as a solo project or group project based on our selection*

Bonne chance!

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