Edition / activation / installation, 2021
27 proposal sheets to move towards an "ideal meritocracy". Produced in 200 copies as part of an artist-in-residence period developed at INSPÉ Bretagne and coordinated by Phakt - Colombier Cultural Center in Rennes, with the support of DRAC Bretagne.
Galerie regard sud, Lyon, from February 20 to March 27, 2021
Sharing lockdown artworks or artworks hidden away in artist studios is the starting point of this exhibition which brings together the photographers Mélissa Boucher, Silvana Reggiardo and Laure Vasconi. No theme (apparently) links the different works. However, between them emerges a combination of emotions, ideas and common reflections on the act of photography. Curator: Frédérique Chapuis.
For the 20th anniversary of the Lyon photography center, Le Bleu du Ciel, Gilles Verneret, its director, revisits the photographers who have exhibited there and over time, having defined a certain line of documentary photography. This book highlights all the creativity, the plurality of the genre through the works of nearly 100 French photographers, for many, but also from around the world.
15 January – 18 April 2021. Virtual Launch on February 18
Edgar Martins' new work results from a collaboration with inmates, incarcerated in the West Midlands, their families and a myriad of other individuals and community groups in the region. Online Events : Artist Talks on February 17 and March 17. Register here.
"With What Photography & Incarceration have in Common with an Empty Vase, photographer Edgar Martins questions the potential of representation of his medium. In this set of two books published by The Moth House, the author uses incarceration to explore the concept of absence. " Article by Julien Hory.
Published on the occasion of the project carried out with Grain Projects support, this publication takes the form of two books, including a facsimile of an inmate's diary. The set consists of more than 500 pages, including an essay by Mark Durden, 130 photographs and documents.
Le bleu du ciel, Lyon, du 5 février au 3 avril 2021
Le Bleu du Ciel presents the second exhibition celebrating its 20-year anniversary. The exhibition presents the work of 12 artists illustrating the concept of "the state of the world", a concept that has fueled the Bleu du Ciel programming for many years. In partnership with the Neuflize OCB corporate collection.
Médiathèque de Ranguin, Cannes
Programming of the FRAC Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, from March 19 to June 20, 2021
The district where the Ranguin media library is located has a strong identity, with values and traditions specific to the different people and communities who reside there. This year, its inhabitants will celebrate 50 years of creation of their district.
P. Chancel: Datazone # 14, France, Marseille (North and South districts), 2017-2018.
On the occasion of the exhibition on the gates of the May-Picqueray Garden (formerly Square du Bataclan), the non profit organisation : 13onze15 is publishing a catalog that compiles the photographs and texts presented during the show.
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