KOЛA
My 5-year exploration of the Kola Peninsula - also called Russian Lapland or Murmansk oblast - a fascinating and mysterious territory located at the northwesternmost point of Russia, above the Arctic circle is nowpublished as a book at Editions LOCO (France): > CLICK HERE TO ORDER THE BOOK



  GROUP SHOW

Les Photaumnales
(Beauvais, France), from Sept 15 to December 31, 2018.

Dam and Man in Savoy
My photographic assignment from the FACIM Foundation on Dams in Beaufortain region, is exhibited at the Halle de Saint-Aubin-sur-mer (France), from November 17th until December 30th, 2018.






. Born 1977 in Chambéry (FR), based in Paris, France
. Graduate from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure de la Photographie of Arles (FR)


SOLO SHOWS

2018. La Halle, Saint-Aubin-sur-mer (France)
2017. Carré d'Art/Pole Sud, Chartres (France)
2016. Itinéraires des Photographes Voyageurs, Bordeaux (France)
2013. Galerie Confluence, Nantes (France)
2011. Les Photaumnales, Beauvais (France)
2011. Biennale de photographie en Condroz (Belgique)
2011. Fondation EDF/Espace Electra, Paris (France)
2011. Public installation in 5 villages of the French Alps (France)
2011. The Apartment Gallery, Oslo (Norway)
2010. "Les Boréales, Plateforme de Création nordique", Abbaye-Aux-Dames, Caen (France)
2010. "Vevey, Ville d'image", Vevey (Switzerland)
2010. Peri Photographic Center, Turku (Finland)
2010. Northern Photographic Center, Oulu (Finland)
2010. Blue Sky Gallery, Portland (USA)
2009. Fotohuset, Kristiansand (Norway)
2006. Société Française de Photographie, Paris (France)



GROUP SHOWS (Selected)


2018. Les Photaumnales, Beauvais (France)
2018. Murs/Murs, Galerie Mancel, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Caen (France)
2018. Galerie Taglialatella, Paris (France)
2017. Treviso Ricerca Arte, Treviso (Italy)
2016. "Calamita/à, 20 artists working on the Vajont catastrophy", Materià Gallery, Roma (Italy)

2015. "BlueSky at 40", Portland Art Museum, Portland OR (USA)
2014. "Période Blanche", Galerie Confluence, Nantes (France)
2014. "66° Nord", Swedish Institute, Paris (France)
2013. "Multiple", Galerie Confluence, Nantes (France)
2012. "SENSE OF PLACE, European Landscape Photography",BOZAR - Brussels Center for Fine Arts, (Belgium)
2011. "Frontiers", BoldHype Gallery, New York (USA)
2010. "My Haven", Design Downtown, New York (USA)
2009. Philips de Pury, "Now: Art of the 21st Century", London (UK)
2009. Centre Pasquart, Bienne (Suisse)
2007. Institut Français de Valencia (Espagne)
2006. Kauno Fotografijos Dienos, Kaunas (Lituania)
2006. Lianzhou International Photo Festival, Lianzhou (China)
2006. Les Promenades Photographiques, Vendôme (France)
2004. Galerie Madé, Paris (France)
2004. Festival Voies Off, Arles (France)
2004. Forum de l’Image, Toulouse (France)
2003. Atelier De Visu, Marseille (France)
2002. 3ème Biennale d’Art Photographique et Visuel, Liège (Belgium)
2002. Videoformes, Clermont-Ferrand (France)


MONOGRAPHS

2018. Kola, Editions Loco, France
2017. Accès Réservé, Ardi-Photographies, France
2014. Les Chapieux, Géographie d'un secret, Actes Sud, France
2011. Du Torrent au Courant, Des Barrages et des Hommes en Savoie, Actes Sud, France
2010. Máze, essay by Awen Jones, Photolucida, USA
2005. Un mince vernis de réalité, essay byMichel Poivert, Filigranes, France


PRIZES & GRANTS

2018. Winner of "9PH, photographie et image contemporaine" Festival Award, Lyon, France
2012. Grant for Documentary Photography from the CNAP, France
2010. Grant from the DRAC (Direction Régionale pour l’Action Culturelle),
France
2010. New York Photo Festival Book Award, Finalist, New-York, USA
2009. Winner of 1st prize "People-Culture", International Photography Awards,USA

2009. Winner of the Critical Mass Book Award, USA
2009. PhotoforumPrize/Centre Pasquart, Finalist, Bienne, Switzerland
2008. ITS photo contest, Finalist, Trieste, Italia
2007. Winner of PEEK contest, Art+Commerce, USA
2006. 28th "Bourse du Talent Photographie.com", Finalist, France
2005. Winner of Kodak Dotation, France,
2005. Grant from the DRAC (Direction Régionale pour l’Action Culturelle),
France



PUBLISHED PORTFOLIOS & PRESS REVIEWS


. Le Moniteur Architecture AMC, France, November 2018
. SLATE,
France, October 2018
.
Il Post
, Italy, October 2018
. Paysageur, France, 2018
.
Colta,
Russie, 2018
.
Libération,
July 2017
. The Walking Mountain,
collective book, Calamita/à, Italy, 2016
. Corriere della Sera / Io Donna,
9-pages portfolio, Italy, December 2015
. National Geographic Traveler,
8-pages portfolio, China, January 2015
. Ain't Bad Magazine, "From Here on", USA, 2015
. Perspectives on Place, Theory and Practice in Landscape Photography, Jesse A.P. Alexander, Bloomsbury, UK, 2015
. The Daily Telegraph, UK, August 2014
. Esquire, Russia, April 2014
. Modern Farmer, USA, April 2014
. Lonely Planet Magazine, France, April 2014
. TGV Magazine, France, March 2014
. A nous Paris, March 2014
. Télérama, France, February 2014
. Le Figaro, France, February 2014
. Modern Farmer, USA, January 2014
. Stand N°4, USA, October 2013
. L'image du Sapmi II, Örebro University, Sweden, September 2013
. Ain't Bad N°6, USA, July 2013
. Photo+, Korea, December 2012
. Capricious Magazine, “Water Issue”, USA, December 2012
.
Libération,
France, September 2012
.
Connaissance des Arts N°29, France, September 2012
. Le Soir,
Belgium, June 2012
. SENSE OF PLACE, European Landscape Photography,
Belgium, BOZAR BOOKS & Hannibal & Prestel Editions, June 2012
.
Qu'avez-vous fait de la Photographie ?
,
Actes Sud editions / Ecole Nationale Supérieure de la Photographie, France, March 2012
.
DWELL Magazine,
USA, November 2011
. Réponses Photo,
France, October 2011
. FK Magazine,
Latvia, October 2011
. D’A/d’Architectures Guide
, France, September 2011
.
Le Soir, Belgium, August 2011
. KATALOG, Journal of The Brandts Museum of Photography, Odense, Denmark, Aug 2011
.
L'Alpe, Editions Glenat, France, June 2011
.
Alpes Magazine, France, June 2011
.
Ruby, Otherworldliness
, Gestalten Editions, Germany, April 2011
.
Design Bureau Magazine, USA, December 2010
. The New Yorker online, USA, November 2010
. Photo Eye, online review by Jonathan Blaustein, USA, Aug 2010
. Monthly Photography, Korea, August 2010
. Tendencias,Spain, June 2010
. Turun Sanomat, Finland, May 2010
. Vogue Korea, Korea, March 2010
. Photographer Magazine, Ukrainia, Feb 2010
. Avant-Garde Life Magazine, India, Feb 2010
. The Independent, UK, once every week between Dec 2009 & Jan 2010
. Vision Magazine, China, 2009
. No Magazine, Norway, 2009

. The Collector's guide to Emerging Art Photography, Humble Arts Foundation, USA, 2009
.
Madame Figaro Voyage, Japan, 2008
. Vision Magazine, China, 2008
.
Capricious Magazine, USA, 2007
. Ruby Mag, Argentina, 2006
. Photo Nouvelles magazine, France, 2005
. Liberation, France, 2005
. Infra-Mince magazine, Actes Sud Editions, France, 2005

COLLECTIONS

. Société Française de Photographie, France
. Portland Art Musem, USA
. Archives Départementales du Conseil Général de Savoie, France
. Private collections (Europe, USA)

ONLINE INTERVIEWS, TO READ OR TO LISTEN TO

. France Culture, "Les Carnets de la Création" (France)
. France Culture, "La Vignette" (France)
.
Radio NOVA (France)
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Public Radio International (USA)
.
Royal Cheese (RUSSIA)
. FK Magazine (LATVIA)
.
Breakthru Radio (NY, USA)
.
Radio Aligre (FR)
. The Independent (UK)
. Urbanautica (IT)
. Mossless Magazine (USA)
. Nymphoto (USA)