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Story by Thomas Haugersveen

While the Greek people goes to the polls on Sunday, July 5 for a referendum about the reform plan proposed by the country's creditors, the whole EU is holding its breath. The "Grexit" came out of a political fiction to become a plausible scenario.

Since the surprise announcement of the organization of this referendum by the Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, Syntagma Square is covered with Greek colors to oppose the measures imposed by Brussels, the ECB and the IMF, at the same time with...

Teaser - D'entre eux
Video : CĂ©dric Gerbehaye
Oran, on Kamel Daoud's traces
Story : Ferhat Bouda
Rememories
Book : Maia Flore
Photography Workshop
in Paris
Maia Flore
VU'WORKSHOP : Imagining and Constructing Your Images

« D’entre eux », the new work of Cédric Gerbehaye in Belgium, has been made as part of Mons European Capital of Culture 2015. It will be exposed at the FotoMuseum in Anvers (Belgium) from the 25th of June and at Saint-Georges room in Mons (Belgium) from the 6th of November 2015. The eponym...

 

n the city of Oran, the photographer Ferhat Bouda has met the Algerian intellectual and journalist Kamel Daoud. The latter confides about Algeria and “the Radiant City”. Between the man and the town, an astonishing proximity is forged. “To be Algerian is to be schizophrenic”. Kamel...

 
Prix HSBC pour la photographie 2015 Depuis vingt ans, le Prix HSBC pour la Photographie a pour mission d'aider et de promouvoir de façon durable la génération émergente de la photographie. Dans ce cadre, Maia Flore, au titre de lauréate du Prix HSBC 2015, voit sa première monographie...

 
09th, 10th and 11th of October 2015

Photography is an incredible medium for conferring magic qualities on representations of the real world: it makes improbable situations possible, transfigures the obvious, and gives form to mental landscapes.
During this workshop designed by Maia Flore as an...


RĂŞve d'orient
Book : François Fontaine
Libellules
Book : Christian Lutz
Peru, the Sacred Valley
From 2015-08-29 to 2015-09-13
Exhibition : Juan Manuel Castro Prieto
Sweat, bike and log : the Kenyan Riders’ saga
Story : Thomas Haugersveen

François Fontaine, whose favorite themes are timeless journey, poetry and dream, develop a photographic work by being guided by his intuitions and emotions, in the manner of a writer or a filmmaker who would realize his diary images. His inspiration mainly feeds his meetings, his voyages and film...

 
"Libellules" est un ouvrage issu d’une résidence d’artiste proposée à Christian Lutz par le BAL (Biennale des arts contemporains aux Libellules). En 2013, le photographe s’est installé dans la cité des Libellules, en périphérie de Genève. Il en a tiré une série d’images qui...

 

In 1990, Juan Manuel Castro Prieto packed his black & white gear and set off for Peru to do enlarged versions of shots by the great MartĂ­n Chambi. He has since made many more trips to the country which is still a source of wonderment for him. The exhibition shows him following in the footsteps...

 

On the Kenyan high plateaux, alongside the legendary marathonians are today training the Kenyan Riders. One of the rare totally professional cycling team out of Africa, this squadron displays frankly its ambition : completing in the Tour de France. Why not also other endurance sports such as road...