Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

Past Alliance Française of Cincinnati Events


2017 Bastille Day Celebration

2017 Bastille Day Celebration

On Friday July 14th 2017 from 6-10:00 pm We will will have a Bastille Celebration with a Picnic at Swaim Park 6900 Cooper Rd, Montgomery, Oh 45242 (Entrance at the corner of Zig Zag Rd and Cooper, Swaim Lodge and Gazebo)          ... 

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La bohème

La bohème

La Bohème, Puccini’s masterpiece will be on display between June 15 and June 24. Maestro Louis Langrée will conduct this opera that takes place in 1930’s Paris.  More information at http://www.cincinnatiopera.org/la-boheme/  Read More →

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La Bières de la Francophonie

La Bières de la Francophonie

Join us and the experts from Taste of Belgium to explores some the great beers from the French-speaking world.  Cost is $15 for members, $25 for non-members.  The beer tasting includes the following beers: Dieu du Ciel from Montreal, and... 

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Francofun Play: 10 Femmes Pour Une Scène

Francofun Play: 10 Femmes Pour Une Scène

Join Cincy Francofun for a play performed in French.   An adaptation of the piece, 12 Femmes Pour une Scène by Gerard Levoyer. It is a very simple and very laughable story of an amateur theater company made up solely of women. While they are... 

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Paul Durand-Ruel: Friend and Art Dealer

Paul Durand-Ruel: Friend and Art Dealer

Paul Durand-Ruel:  Friend and Art Dealer of the Romantic Artisits, the Barbizon School, and the Impressionists Paul Durand-Ruel was a visionary, discovering young artists such as Daubigny, Monet, and Degas, and redefining the role of the professional... 

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General Meeting and Board Election

General Meeting and Board Election

Meet the Board Members and the Director and Instructors from the AF Institute Hear about the State of the Alliance for 2016-2017 Board President Tracy Kosiarek and the AF Board Members will speak about activities and events from the past year, and provide... 

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CSO Brahms Fest with Pianist Alessio Bax

CSO Brahms Fest with Pianist Alessio Bax

AF has reserved 15 tickets at $40.   Acclaimed pianist Alessio Bax will perform the Brahms Piano Concerto No. 2. First Prize winner at the Leeds and Hamamatsu International Piano Competitions and a 2009 Avery Fisher Career Grant recipient, Mr. Bax... 

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Bijoux Parisiens: French Jewelry from the Petit Palais, Paris

Bijoux Parisiens: French Jewelry from the Petit Palais, Paris

Sparkling gems, luxurious materials, elegant designs, and superb craftsmanship distinguish works by the great Parisian jewelry houses. Exploring the intersection of French art, fashion, and history, Bijoux Parisiens presents 75 glorious pieces of jewelry... 

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Chandeleur

Chandeleur

Enjoy a fun afternoon flipping crepes with your Alliance Française Friends and Family ! When: Saturday, February 4th, 4pm-6pm Where: St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, 10345 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45242 RSVP will be coming soon in January 2017!  Read More →

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Survey of Les Six: The New Aesthetic

Survey of Les Six: The New Aesthetic

About In an era when German melodrama and Impressionist decadence were all the rage, this roguish group injected post-World War I France with music antithetical to such voluptuousness.  In the words of Jean Cocteau, a close collaborator of the composers,... 

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French Tour of the Van Gogh Exhibit

French Tour of the Van Gogh Exhibit

Centered on the Cincinnati Art Museum’s Undergrowth with Two Figures, the exhibition explores the significance of the forest interior, or sous-bois, to the art of Vincent van Gogh. Into the Undergrowth traces the evolution of the artist’s style and... 

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French-language Women’s Filmmaking Series: Persepolis

French-language Women’s Filmmaking Series: Persepolis

UC at the Esquire Film Series: French-language Women’s Filmmaking September 8-22, 2017 More films are made each year by women directors in the French film industry than in any other nation in the world. This series explores the thematic, cultural, and... 

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French Language Women’s FilmMaking Series: Parlez-moi de la pluie

French Language Women’s FilmMaking Series: Parlez-moi de la pluie

UC at the Esquire Film Series: French-language Women’s Filmmaking September 8-22, 2017 More films are made each year by women directors in the French film industry than in any other nation in the world. This series explores the thematic, cultural, and... 

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French-language Women’s Filmmaking series: À peine, j’ouvre les yeux

French-language Women’s Filmmaking series: À peine, j’ouvre les yeux

UC at the Esquire Film Series: French-language Women’s Filmmaking September 8-22, 2017 More films are made each year by women directors in the French film industry than in any other nation in the world. This series explores the thematic, cultural, and... 

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FrancoFun Dance With the French

FrancoFun Dance With the French

Here’s to An evening of music, dancing, conversing with the French, plus food and drink! The party is open to all. C CincyFrancoFun asks that you please RSVP in advance to help them prepare. The space is reserved, the music is being hand-picked,... 

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French Weekend at the CSO

French Weekend at the CSO

Internationally acclaimed conductor Louis Langrée, Music Director of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, will conduct a program featuring French organist Thierry Escaich. The program includes a world premiere concerto for orchestra by Escaich, and Camille... 

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Election & Escapade

Election & Escapade

The AF election night will take place on Thu May 5th. On this very special night, an AF members will win a trip to Paris for 2, direct flights, 3 night stay and a romantic dinner. Attending Election Night gives you 2 tickets to the Escapade a Paris’... 

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Dinner at University Club

Dinner at University Club

Cost (gratuity included): $50 Alliance Members /$55 Non-members Cash Bar from 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm. Wine with dinner, compliments of the Alliance Française. Free Parking Next to Club on 4th Street Dressy Attire Make check payable to “Alliance Française” Mail... 

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Daubigny – Van Gogh – Monet Landscapes – Private tour and Seaside Talk

Daubigny – Van Gogh – Monet Landscapes – Private tour and Seaside Talk

The Taft Museum is organizing a free private tour of their current exhibit to the Alliance Française members. RSVP is required, for the following activities: Private Tour – NOON Lunch in Cafe – 1pm Lecture – 2pm Please use this link... 

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Lecture on WWI journal research

Lecture on WWI journal research

Karen Upright will be giving another free lecture on my WWI journal research at the main branch of the Boone County Public Library at 1786 Burlington Pike, Burlington, KY 41005 on March 21, 2016 at 7 pm. The lecture is entitled, “The Great War... 

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Vive La France

Vive La France

March 20, 1 to 4 pm . Grab your beret and head to the Taft Museum for a day of French culture! Learn some French words at the Art Cart, play traditional games with the Alliance Française de Cincinnati, and channel your inner Monet by creating an impressionist... 

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Dinner with the French Consul General

Dinner with the French Consul General

When: March 18, 6.45pm – 8pm What: Dinner with the consul. Where: Nectar,  1000 Delta Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45208, http://dineatnectar.com/ Dine with the Consul General de Chicago, Vincent Floreani, who is looking forward to meeting the vibrant... 

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Evening for Educators at the CAM

Evening for Educators at the CAM

The Cincinnati Art Museum is holding their monthly Evening for Educators this coming Wednesday March 16th. There is a reception from 4-5pm and program from 5-7pm. You will get the opportunity to see French Etchings and to learn about the process and... 

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Daubigny – Van Gogh – Monet Landscapes – River Talk

Daubigny – Van Gogh – Monet Landscapes – River Talk

2 p.m., Saturday, March 12, Taft Museum.  1:30 docent tour By Dr. Kevin Robbins who teaches modern French cultural history at Indiana University, Indianapolis. He will be talking about France and the leisure class in the 19th century. The topic is Moving... 

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French Revival Prints – Private Tours in French & English

French Revival Prints – Private Tours in French & English

Wednesday, March 9, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Cafe will be open for lunch if you would like to dine after the tour. Cincinnati Art Museum. Free to AF members. Staff will share information about etching in France, England and America, including the Cincinnati... 

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Lecture at the DAAP – Ruedi Baur

Lecture at the DAAP – Ruedi Baur

Ruedi Baur’s presentation to the School of Design and DAAP will focus on the social context of urban space signs. As the principal at intégral Ruedi Baur Paris, Baur is internationally known for high-profile identity, signage and wayfinding work for... 

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Family First Saturday: Ooh La la

Family First Saturday: Ooh La la

March 05, 2016 – 12:00 pm to 04:00 pm WHERE: Great Hall: This fun-filled day is perfect for the whole family. Join us and step into the boulevards of Paris for a day full of fun French activities. We are celebrating The Etching Revival from Daubigny... 

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The Revolutionists

The Revolutionists

Join us at the Playhouse in the park for this irreverent, girl-powered comedy set during the French Revolution. At the height of the Reign of Terror, playwright Olympe de Gouges, assassin Charlotte Corday, activist Marianne Angelle and former queen Marie... 

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Les Six Composers

Les Six Composers

The Golden Age: The Les Six composers revel in the Roaring 20’s Monday February 15 & Tuesday February 16, 2016 7pm at the new Transept in Over-the-Rhine. Featuring: Aimée Langrée, Jean-Robert de Cavel, Heather Britt, Lindsey Augusta Mercer and... 

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Winter French Film Series – Samba

Winter French Film Series – Samba

The Winter French Film Series is co-sponsored by UC, the Mariemont and Esquire Theaters, and the Alliance Francaise of Cincinnati. The third and last film of the series, Samba, by the acclaimed directors of Intouchables (All-time 2nd at French box-office),... 

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Chandeleur 2016

Chandeleur 2016

Crepes will be made by Simply French Cuisine. Board games and games for kids. Enjoy a few crepes before the Big Game!  Read More →

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Winter French Film Series – L’iceberg

Winter French Film Series – L’iceberg

The Winter French Film Series is co-sponsored by UC, the Mariemont and Esquire Theaters, and the Alliance Francaise of Cincinnati. The second movie is a tribute to the vibrant, iconoclast and irreverent Belgian cinema. The movie was released in 2005,... 

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Winter French Film Series – Ma part du gateau

Winter French Film Series – Ma part du gateau

The Winter French Film Series is co-sponsored by UC, the Mariemont and Esquire Theaters, and the Alliance Francaise of Cincinnati. The first film of the series, “Ma part du gateau” (my piece of the pie) was shot by Cedric Klapisch in 2011.... 

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King’s Cake – Galette des rois

King’s Cake – Galette des rois

Enjoy a slice of “Galette” for this Epiphany tradition  Read More →

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The Little Prince

The Little Prince

Le Petit Prince: A Magical Opera 7:00 – Eric Vespierre & Jean-Paul Fort will provide a brief look at the life of writer, aviator, journalist, and test pilot Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, the author of the beloved novel. 7:30 – Program begins. Based... 

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Thomas Piketty Video Talk

Thomas Piketty Video Talk

Date: November 6, 2015 Time: 6:00-7:30 pm CST Location: Breasted Hall, Oriental Institute on the University of Chicago Campus Guest Speaker: Thomas Piketty (Paris School of Economics) Title: “Reflections about Inequality and Capital in the 21st... 

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UC French Film Festival

UC French Film Festival

UC Six French Film Series – Blue Ash Campus  Read More →

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General Elections May 7th 2015

General Elections May 7th 2015

Dear AF Members, Would you like to: · Spend time with others who appreciate French culture and language? · Get to know fellow AF members by spending time planning events and participating on committees that interest you? · Help set strategy and direction... 

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Pianist Simone Dinnerstein to Present Music by Poulenc, Debussy & Schubert

Pianist Simone Dinnerstein to Present Music by Poulenc, Debussy & Schubert

On Sunday, May 3 at 2:30pm, acclaimed pianist Simone Dinnerstein will perform a recital at Xavier University’s Gallagher Student Center Theater (15 University Dr.), part of the Xavier University Music Series. The concert will include Poulenc’s Suite... 

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Dîner Dansant à l’University Club le 24 avril 2015

Dîner Dansant à l’University Club le 24 avril 2015

Mark the Date ! On April 24th, 7pm we will celebrate Spring with a Dinner and Danse at the University Club. Le 24 Avril à partir de 19h, nous célèbrerons le printemps par un dîner dansant à l’University Club. Three musicians will make our... 

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French Inspirations Constella Festival

French Inspirations Constella Festival

From Constella Festival of Music and Fine ArtsFRENCH INSPIRATIONS April 15, 7:30 pm Woodward Theatre, 1404 Main St, Cincinnati, OH 45202 6 pm Pre-concert Art Exhibition “A Musical Journey”, cash bar available ARTISTS Simon Trpčeski, piano Visual... 

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Stromae in Concert in the US

Stromae in Concert in the US

« Ta fête », « Papaoutai », « Tous les mêmes »… ces airs hantent tous les esprits depuis maintenant 5 ans, lorsque Stromae s’était fait connaître avec « Alors on Danse ». Le succès ne l’a pas quitté depuis. Pour son dernier album... 

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Presentation on WWI French Civilian Life under occupation

Presentation on WWI French Civilian Life under occupation

A dear AF Member, Karen Upright will be giving a presentation at the Junior League on April 9th 7:30 pm and at the Main Branch of the  Cincinnati Public Library (800 Vine Street) on April 18, 2015 at 2 pm in the Genealogy and Local History program... 

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Pianist Stephen Hough to Present Selections from Chopin and Debussy

Pianist Stephen Hough to Present Selections from Chopin and Debussy

Named by the Economist as one of 20 Living Polymaths, British pianist Stephen Hough is a rare renaissance man. Over the course of a long and distinguished career as one of the world’s top-echelon concert pianists, Mr. Hough combines an exceptional... 

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Frenchaxe at Jean-Robert’s Table

Frenchaxe at Jean-Robert’s Table

Frenchaxe will perform  at Jean-Robert ‘s Table This Wednesday 3/11/15 6:30 to 9:30pm Jean-Robert ‘s Table 621 4777  Read More →

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Frenchaxe at Jean-Robert’s Table

Frenchaxe at Jean-Robert’s Table

   Frenchaxe will be playing at Jean-Robert’s Table    this Wednesday February 25st, from 6:30 to 9:30pm.    Address : 713 Vine Street    Call 621 4777 for reservations    Bar will be open    Read More →

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Mardi Gras Celebration

Mardi Gras Celebration

Mark the date on your calendar ! The Alliance Française de Cincinnati is excited to announce that on Saturday February 21st we are co-hosting a Bal Masqué with the Irish Heritage Center. It will take place at the IHC on 3905 Eastern Avenue, Cincinnati... 

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Mardi Gras at Findlay Market Sunday Feb. 15

Mardi Gras at Findlay Market Sunday Feb. 15

Mardi Gras at Market Findlay Market does its best French Quarter imitation for a day at our 11th Annual Mardi Gras at the Market celebration! We’ll crown our 2015 Mardi Gras King, Jean-Robert de Cavel & Queen, Bridgett Raffenberg, at Noon and they’ll... 

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Chandeleur Event February 8th at the Chart House 1:30-3:30

Chandeleur Event February 8th at the Chart House 1:30-3:30

 RSVP by Tuesday February, 3rd —- Register HERE with Paypal “At Chandeleur,                                                           “At Chandeleur, daylight Winter dies or gets colder !”    ... 

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Concert Nova – Le Salon Cabaret

Concert Nova – Le Salon Cabaret

Good news! AF Members have been offered a 10% discount to the performance “Le Salon Cabaret”. The event will be held at the following time, date and location: – Monday, February 2, 2015 at 7:30 pm – Monday, February 9, 2015 at... 

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French Guitarist Perroy Will Perform in the XU Classical Guitar Series

French Guitarist Perroy Will Perform in the XU Classical Guitar Series

“Judicaël Perroy has become widely known as an extraordinary virtuoso classical guitarist and musician with several prizes from prominent international competitions to his credit. In 1997, he captured the prestigious first prize of the 15th Guitar... 

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Cooking Class with School Amici Dec. 6th 6pm

Cooking Class with School Amici Dec. 6th 6pm

School amici will have its annual traditional social gathering before the holidays! They are offering a cooking class with authentic Italian cuisine followed by a dinner on Saturday, December 6th at 6pm. The class will be held in the Polk Room of Park... 

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La Petite France Dinner Dec. 5th 7pm

La Petite France Dinner Dec. 5th 7pm

Come join us for dinner on Friday, December 5  at La Petite France where we will have a main course of cassoulet, a typical dish of the southwest of France. Our festive 3-course meal will begin at 7:00 p.m. The cost for Alliance members is $40 including... 

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Paris Night & Day at the Taft Museum Oct.3-Jan 11

Paris Night & Day at the Taft Museum Oct.3-Jan 11

Masterworks of Photography from Atget to Man Ray October 3, 2014–January 11, 2015 Fifth Third Gallery All works are from the collection of Michael Mattis and Judith Hochberg. This exhibition was organized by art2art Circulating Exhibitions. Man Ray,... 

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French Rendez-Vous Sales

French Rendez-Vous Sales

To recognize the past 14 years of stubbornness and the consequent 14th Anniversary of the shop, last week sale is extended with more things on sale: 20%off on Fabrics by the yard, 30%off on Quimper pottery and 10% off on everything else (all this... 

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Sales at the French Rendez Vous

Sales at the French Rendez Vous

FABRIC & BODY CARE SALE starting today Friday 11/14/14 through Saturday 11/22/14, all fabrics in stock are 20% OFF and all Body Care products in stock are 10% OFF. HOURS: TUES-SAT 11-5 S Acher The French Rendez-vous 6124 Madison Rd Cincinnati... 

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CSO AF event

CSO AF event

On Friday November 21st the Alliance is organizing a special evening for our members. 6:30 Back Stage Tour 7:00 Reception in the Critic’s Club with wine and cheese 8:00 Concert 10:00 Coffee and Dessert Only the tickets for the concert (Louis Langrée... 

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Special Presentation by Renée Lowther

Special Presentation by Renée Lowther

              On September 1939, Renée was in Provence near ST-Tropez. During her summer vacation, Britain and France declared war on Germany, and Renée had to go to boarding school in Cannes on the French Riviera. She stayed there until 1943. Please... 

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School Amici & Alliance Française Dinner

School Amici & Alliance Française Dinner

We Invite you to our first Italian-French-American Dinner On Friday November 7th at 7pm at Buca Di Beppo 2635 Edmondson Rd. Cincinnati Share your love of Rome, Paris, and Cincinnati in a Casual and Friendly atmosphere ! 32$ per person RSVP by Monday... 

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Taft Research Center at UC

Taft Research Center at UC

   On Monday, October 6 at 4PM at the Taft Research Center, Edwards 1 address : 47 W. Corry Blvd, Cincinnati OH 45221 Alec Hargreaves (Florida State University) will present : From “Arabs” to “Muslims”: Media Representations of Immigrant Minorities... 

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Building Pictures: Architectural Photographs by Edouard Baldus

Building Pictures: Architectural Photographs by Edouard Baldus

Building Pictures: Architectural Photographs by Édouard Baldus July 19, 2014 to October 26, 2014 Building Pictures presents a dozen photographs in the Art Museum collection by Édouard Baldus, the leading architectural photographer in France during... 

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Camus Event

Camus Event

 The Alliance Française de Cincinnati is proud to co-sponsor this Digital Event. This unique opportunity will be free to our Members as well as the public. Reservations are suggested at  (513) 389-9100  Read More →

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Frenchaxe Wednesday Aug. 6th 2014

Frenchaxe Wednesday Aug. 6th 2014

  Frenchaxe Concert Gratuit Frenchaxe Free Concert You had a taste of their talent during our Bastille day Event, Vous avez découvert le talent de ce groupe à notre Bastille Day Event, now, the whole Frenchaxe Group will be performing in Washington... 

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Presentation: “Greening The Congo”

Presentation: “Greening The Congo”

Greening the Congo Flyer CLICK TO ENLARGE Join AF members and friends at a most interesting presentation by Wes Duren of Marvin’s Organic Gardens and Jeanne Nightingale, a French interpreter, who went on a mission trip to help re-invigorate Congolese... 

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The CincyFrancofun is organizing its yearly dance on Saturday May 10th.

The CincyFrancofun is organizing its yearly dance on Saturday May 10th.

They are doing it again! The CincyFrancofun is organizing its yearly dance. For the 4th year in a row, they are inviting us for an evening of eating, dancing, socializing, eating saucisson on a baguette, drinking red wine from a crystal shoe, wearing... 

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Upcoming Elections on May 1st 6:30 pm

Upcoming Elections on May 1st 6:30 pm

All members of the Alliance Française de Cincinnati are invited to join the board on May 1st for our general meeting to elect the new officers. The President and the Vice-President have terminated their mandate and those positions are offered, as well... 

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April 26th – Van Gogh’s Bedroom in Arles: Art and Daydreaming – A Lecture by Richard R. Brettell, Ph.D.

April 26th – Van Gogh’s Bedroom in Arles: Art and Daydreaming – A Lecture by Richard R. Brettell, Ph.D.

Enjoy a return visit to Cincinnati by Dr. Richard Brettell, Margaret McDermott Distinguished Chair, Art and Aesthetics, University of Texas at Dallas, and one of the art world’s most charismatic and gifted speakers. Revered for his captivating presentations,... 

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Carla Bruni-Sarkozy sings in New York on April 24th

Carla Bruni-Sarkozy sings in New York on April 24th

Some unique events in New York this month http://frenchmorning.com/carla-bruni-sarkozy-chanteuse-normale-etats-unis/  Aux US, Carla Bruni-Sarkozy en chanteuse « normale », vient promouvoir son dernier album,« Little French Songs« , à Montréal, New... 

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FIAF New York City April 23-24

FIAF New York City April 23-24

Theater : at the French Institute Alliance Française of  New York performed by Thierry Lhermitte and Patrick Timsit In this riveting production, legendary French actors Thierry Lhermitte and Patrick Timsit star as two long-time friends, a gentile... 

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Art Museum Tour

Art Museum Tour

 The Alliance wants to thank Esther Bell   for guiding us through the exhibition,   “Genius and Grace: François Boucher and the Generation of 1700,”  our 18th-century French master drawings. The private tour at the Art Museum was a... 

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Reserve Your Spot Today! Springtime Immersion Weekend in Louisville, KY

Reserve Your Spot Today! Springtime Immersion Weekend in Louisville, KY

Immerse yourself in French! The Alliance Francaise de Louisville is offering a Springtime Immersion Weekend. You will be housed in the beautiful Laws Lodge on the Louisville Presbyterian Seminary campus, next to one of Louisville’s fabulous Olmsted-designed... 

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French Cultural Service in Chicago

French Cultural Service in Chicago

For our members information, Chicago offers a variety of French cultural events that may interest our travelers. This month : March 25th and 26th : Festival de la Francophonie, and French Films Festival Stay warm ! FCNL NEWSLETTER 2 FCNL NEWSLETTER FCNL... 

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Cincinnati Cultural Tasting

Cincinnati Cultural Tasting

The Alliance Française was at the Cincinnati Cultural Tasting on Wednesday March 6th. Thanks to Yvan, Tracy and Adeline for representing l’Alliance !  Read More →

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Lecture on ‘France in America: Jesuit Missions and First Nations Languages’

Lecture on ‘France in America: Jesuit Missions and First Nations Languages’

Alliance Française – Cincinnati is pleased to host a lecture by Michèle Vialet, Professor of French Studies at the University of Cincinnati, titled “La France en Amérique: Missions jésuites et Langues des Premières Nations” (“France... 

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French Dinner and Lively Conversation at La Petite France Restaurant

French Dinner and Lively Conversation at La Petite France Restaurant

La Petite France and the Alliance Française are joining to provide our members and guests a three course French dinner. The cost for Alliance members is $40 including gratuity, or $50 for non-members. Beverages are not included. There will be French... 

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Latin America:  What Is It?  Where Is It Going?

Latin America: What Is It? Where Is It Going?

Latin America is a huge region encompassing over 30 countries, many of them with a common language and similar cultures. But how homogeneous is this region of the world? Do countries follow similar paths? Where are they going? How does this Region and... 

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Event in Indy at the Alliance Française d’Indianapolis

Event in Indy at the Alliance Française d’Indianapolis

This year, the Alliance Française d’Indianapolis will host its annual Kings’ Cake event on Saturday, January 19 th at the Athenaeum from 2-5 pm. Non-members are welcome ! http://www.meetup.com/afindy/events/159241122/  Read More →

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Dinner at La Petite France rescheduled for this Friday, December 13th 7pm.

Dinner at La Petite France rescheduled for this Friday, December 13th 7pm.

Join us for another evening of French food and conversation! Dear Members and Friends, The weather changed our plan last week, so here it is again ! Join us for a French dinner at La Petite France for an evening of fun and French conversation on Friday,... 

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Well-Known French Comics Artist Marc Boutavant Visiting Cincinnati

Well-Known French Comics Artist Marc Boutavant Visiting Cincinnati

Well-known French comics artist Marc Boutavant will be in Cincinnati next week thanks to the French Embassy’s “Authors on Tour” program and the Taft Visual Studies Working Group. For those of you with children between 5-12 (or so), he... 

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