The Lycée Français de New York holds the distinction of being one of the most renowned bilingual French schools in North America. The Lycée welcomes students from more than 50 nationalities, giving them an education based on academic excellence and personal growth. It prepares them to become responsible, dynamic citizens, capable of playing an important role in the future of the world.
Working with eighth-grade students on the topic of “My I & My Tribe” for only one week was a risky bet. But artist in residence Martine Fougeron succeeded, as she has worked with adolescents for much of her career. This mother of two LFNY alumni and an LFNY alumna herself is a fine art photographer who chose to work on the “selfie”. Martine Fougeron tapped the teenage passion for the selfie and examined it from a different perspective, encouraging our young teens to take the time to think about these photos and what they mean. > more