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Photographers, where are they ?


Story by Vincent Catala

In Rio de Janeiro, Vincent Catala meets men and women who benefited from « Minha Casa, Minha Vida » program.

They are 2.6 millions of Brazilians who was proposed to abandoned their houses in the favelas to join newly built housing estate and find the road out of their misery. But, in Rio, host city for the Olympics Games, the issue differs. Most of the relocated was evicted from the favelas which had to be razed for the required Olympics infrastructures.

For many of them, the hope to...

And, where did the peacocks go? (2/2)
Interview : Agence VU
Rio Giants
Story : JR
VU' Politics
Agence VU
Photography Workshop
in Paris
Cédric Gerbehaye
VU'WORKSHOP : Documentary Photography:
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Miho Kajioka talks about her work and exhibition "And, where did the peacocks go?" In the second part of this interview, Miho Kajioka answers the question: If you had one picture to choose? At Galerie VU', until September 02nd 2016.

 

JR celebrates the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio with installations in the city. The first one is in Barra da Tijuca, a district in the west. The second in the center fo Rio shows the sudanese athlete Ali Mohd Younes Idriss, high jumper who failed to qualify for Rio 2016.

 

On November 2016, The United States of America will elect its 45th President. French voters will be called to the polls on Spring 2017 in order to elect the President of the French Republic. Two elections that VU' photographers are already covering. VU' Politics is the new VU' website,...

 
October 28th, 29th and 30th 2016
May it be for the here or the elsewhere, when one photographs in the form of documentary, several steps are to be undertaken, which is what this Workshop will scrutinise and analyse in depth. From the very first location spotting to a true understanding of what is at stake...

Insert Coins
Book : Christian Lutz
"An African City" TV show
Story : Michael Zumstein
Objects and constraints
From 2016-02-19 to 2016-08-19
Exhibition : Jean-Robert Dantou
Take the Backway
Story : Michael Zumstein

In Las Vegas, everything seems possible, indifference above all. "Insert Coins is a blues" in the words of the author. Its pace is melancholic and dark, intertwined with a poem that makes the unacceptable watchable, injecting humanity where the die is definitely cast. Christian Lutz shows a...

 

In Ghana, Michaël Zumstein met the casting of the webserie « An African City ». He followed them in Accra, the capital, in a discovery of their everyday life. Created by Nicole Amarteifio, the fiction is a huge success for young africans in the continent but also in USA and Europe. This...

 

A bent toothbrush, a pipe, a trashbag, an engagement ring, perfume bottles... Jean-Robert Dantou puts into perspective representations of madness in the history of photography, and propose a series of objects and texts presented as windows into the daily lives of thoses described more as than as...

 

Michael Zumstein followed the road taken by thousands of Sub-Saharan migrants as they leave their countries for a long and dangerous journey : from Banjul (Gambia) to the Libyan coast, including Agadez (Niger). For a long time, Libya seemed like an eldorado for all Africans. Senegalese, Gambians,...

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