Madeleine Adkins’ photos of Brittany will be on display at the Alliance Française of San Francisco from May 14 to June 2. The photos are part of an exhibition highlighting the region of Brittany and its historical connections with California. The opening reception will be held on Thursday, May 24.

The event and exhibition are co-sponsored by Briezh Amerika, an organization that promotes Breton-U.S. cultural and economic cooperation. Breizh Amerika is organizing a series of cultural events in San Francisco and Berkeley from May 20 to 25, as part of its Fête de la Bretagne (Festival of Brittany) celebration. For information on the Fête de la Bretagne, and tickets to the May 24 opening and concert, visit the Breizh Amerika website (