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Martin Parr. Martin Parr’s unmistakable eye for the quirks of ordinary life has made him a distinctive voice in visual culture for more than 30 years.

Martin Parr

Known for his use of garish colours and esoteric composition, he has studied cultural peculiarities around the world from Japan to America, Europe, and his home country of Britain. The themes of leisure, consumption and communication have occupied him for much of his career, all of which are explored with a penetrating irony. As photographer, filmmaker and collector, Parr has defined a generation. Parr was born in Epsom, Surrey, UK. When he was a boy, his budding interest in photography was encouraged by his grandfather George Parr, himself a keen amateur photographer. Parr has published over 100 books of his own work and edited another 30.

Parr’s major exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery opened in March 2019. Eric Bouvet. Paolo Pellegrin. Paolo Pellegrin was born in 1964 in Rome.

Paolo Pellegrin

He studied architecture at L’Università la Sapienza, Rome, Italy before studying photography at L’istituto Italiano di Fotografia, in Rome. Between 1991 and 2001 Pellegrin was represented by Agence VU in Paris. In 2001 he became a Magnum Photos nominee and a full member in 2005. He was a contract photographer for Newsweek for ten years. Pellegrin is a winner of many awards, including ten World Press Photo awards and numerous Photographer of the Year awards, a Leica Medal of Excellence, an Olivier Rebbot Award, the Hansel-Meith Preis, and the Robert Capa Gold Medal Award. Véronique de Viguerie. Oan Kim. Oan Kim co-founded Agence M.Y.O.P. in 2005.

Oan Kim

He studied art at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris, and musical writing at the National Conservatory of Music in Paris. Over the years his photographic work has developed an approach of the medium that is not strictly documentary, nor purely conceptual or pictorialist, but which is informed by all of the above, re-questioning the balance of these elements with each new series he produces. Cyril Abad. Brent Stirton.

Trent Parke. Philippe Lopparelli. Zootopie Pendant plus de vingt ans, j’ai visité les zoos de France et d’Europe.

Philippe Lopparelli

Ce travail en noir et blanc a donné lieux à la série Garde à Vue. Dans ce travail j’explorais une vision de l’animal, comme forme mouvante et insaisissable, maintenu dans sa cage à la disposition du regard du public. Pour Zootopie mon centre d’intérêt s’est déplacé de l’animal, vers le zoo en tant qu’architecture et bâtiment fonctionnel de gestion et de préservation des espèces menacées. Dans cette série en couleur, je ne suis plus du côté du public, mais plutôt du côté de l’animal. Réalisé avec le soutien de la direction régionale des affaires culturelles de Picardie (aide individuelle à la création – 2012)

Olivier JOBARD. Alec Soth. Lars Tunbjörk. Represented by Gallery VU'.

Lars Tunbjörk

Swedish. Born in 1956 in Boras in Sweden. He passed away in 2015. Whether creating an acid portrait of Sweden, representing the nightmarish world of business offices, tapping into the desolate uniformity of petrified, petit-bourgeois neighbourhoods, examining the state of marginalised peoples in a nation praised for its system of social protection, or exploring the strangeness of a town on the cusp of the Arctic Circle, Lars Tunbjörk has totally forgotten his black and white beginnings. All his energy is now devoted to the exploration of colour, which he approaches in the style of 1970’s American photographers. Samuel Bollendorf. Pierre Faure. Sarah Caron.

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Sarah Caron

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French photographer Sarah Caron has been travelling around the globe on assignment for mainstream French and international magazines as well as for long-term personal projects. Sarah Caron Based in Islamabad (Pakistan) archive — multimedia — tearsheet portfolio see archive Africains en Israël Plus de 45000 demandeurs d'asile africains sont entrés en Israël par le Sinaï, la plupart (73%) sont Erythréens. Cédric Gerbehaye. While studying journalism, Cédric Gerbehaye choose photography as his particular form of writing.

Cédric Gerbehaye

He first travelled to Israel and Palestine during the Second Intifada to document the sense of disappointment and revolt that followed the Oslo Accords. From 2007 to 2010 he investigated in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The photographic essay Congo in Limbo received several international recognitions: The Olivier Rebbot Award from the Overseas Press Club of America, Amnesty International Media Award and World Press Photo, among others. He then started to work in South Sudan and charts the birth of the country, and its first setbacks. In 2013 he is invited in residency by the Festival Images Singulières in Sète. His work has been featured in several exhibitions and received grants around the world : Magnum Foundation, Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, Scam, Journalism Fund.

Less. Guillaume Herbaut.