An exhibition under the theme of “Le Petit Prince” (The Little Prince), one of the most beloved children’s stories of all time, will be organized in Vietnam’s capital Hanoi next month.
The month-long event, titled “Le Petit Prince’s Journey,” will feature scans of original manuscript pages produced by the book’s author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, selections of artistic photographs by Vincent Nguyen of locations around the world traveled by Saint-Exupéry, and a rare color film of Saint-Exupéry in Canada in 1942 when he worked on “Le Petit Prince.”
First published in 1943, “Le Petit Prince” is a novel and the most famous work of the French aristocrat, writer, poet and pioneering aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.
Since its first publication, the novel has been adapted to numerous art forms and media, including audio recordings, radio plays, live stage, film screen, television, ballet, and operatic works.
“Le Petit Prince’s Journey” will start from the Children’s Day on June 1 to 30 at the Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi at 15 Ngo Quyen Street in Hoan Kiem District.
The Little Prince celebrates his 71st birthday, at the AMV Zorlu Center in Istanbul!
The event began on 10 May and will end on May 31 . Families are already rushing to attend various workshops.Parents can enjoy the exhibition of a large collection of The Little Prince copies, including rare languages . 120 books from Asia , Africa, Europe and South America , including mini- books and special editions will be displayed . Visitors also have the opportunity to see the first Turkish copy, and learn more about its translation. All these gems come from the collection of Yildiray Lise, a private collector who wants to own the book in all its variations, and have the wish to open a museum of the Little Prince in Ankara.
For his 70th anniversary, the Little Prince had already visited Turkey ! He settled in the capital for a few days of exhibitions and conferences. But this year, in Istanbul, children are the center of attention. After listening to a reading of The Little Prince, they can color their heroes, or draw their favorite part of the book. Then they take to pose next to their hero. Each participant receives a postcard and a pin of the event .
Do not hesitate and go see the Little Prince during his visit to Istanbul !
Thank you to Yildiray Lise and A&G Event Company !
The Little Prince will be French May’s special guest. An exhibition focus on the little character will also offer screenings of its 3D adventures.
Created 20 years ago, the French May lasts a full two months , during which France is particularly visible in Hong Kong.
This year, the festival will include 120 events : 30 shows and exhibitions, 56 performances ( 28 programs); 25 movies, and 100 restaurants are partners.
In order to meet the public, the French May has developed in all the areas of the city, from museums to shopping centers but also in public spaces (and in the racetrack for the month of French GourMay) .
It is in this context that a Le Petit Prince exhibition is scheduled in Olympian City, from May 2 to June 2.
More information on :
The Morgan Library exhibition The Little Prince, A New-York story will end in just one week, on April 27th !
If you want to come visit to see the Little Prince’s manuscript and learn more about the French writer, it’s now or never !
The Morgan Library & Museum
225 Madison Avenue, at 36th Street, New York
Tuesday to Thursday: 10h30à 17h. Wednesday: 10:30 to 21h. Saturday: 10am to 18pm. Sunday: 11am to 18pm.
After Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, the Little Prince exhibition has now set up shop in Campinas. The entire world depicted in the book is on display, in the form of statues, reconstitutions of key scenes from the book or interactive art installations. Read more…
As a worthy way of marking the fifteenth anniversary of the Rights of the Child, the town of Issy-les-Moulineaux on the outskirts of Paris has dedicated the month of November to a celebration of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry and his Little Prince. Read more…
“And the Arch becomes a planet, the parvis a desert of sand. The adult becomes a child once more.” Read more…
The summer holidays are coming to an end, but there’s still something to smile about: on 24 September, the Grande Arche de la Défense will be the backdrop for a son et lumière show directed by Joseph Couturier. Read more…
September is the big month for Little Prince graphic novels!
Here’s an exclusive peek at the Little Prince bookplates to be distributed throughout September in all major branches of FNAC and other leading bookstores in Paris and around France. Read more…
Here’s a date for your diary ! Nothing is too good for the Little Prince. Read more…