LiFE Saint-Nazaire - Exhibition

LiFE Saint-Nazaire - Exhibition "Des Français"... Identities, intimate territories

05.01.2015

 

LiFE in Saint-Nazaire presents an installation based on the series Des Français... Identités, territoires de l'intime.

As a video screening, the purposedly built installation in the Alvéole 14 will allow the audience to see the faces and hear the words of people questionned about the notion of identity, during a one year trip in France.
"He allowed all these French folk, who are usually never heard, to speak, these anonymous people whose bodies, postures, words, at times offensive, at times hesitant, describe a geography on a human scale, a territory where man stands tall, no matter the boundaries."
From a text by Natacha Wolinski
A conference titled "Le portrait photographique, en image et identité", lead by Sylvain Maresca, sociologist and university lecturer at Nantes University, will give to the public opportunities to hear about practice and issues on portrait.

LiFE
Base des sous-marins - Alvéole 14
Boulevard de la Légion d'Honneur
44600 Saint-Nazaire - France
Exhibition from 9 January to 15 March 2015
Conference on 4 February 2015 - 19:00

LiFE Saint-Nazaire

Mostra Givors - Exhibition Kanak

Mostra Givors - Exhibition Kanak

04.01.2015

 

 

Mostra in Givors presents pictures from the series Kanak. In May 2013, Denis Rouvre was invited in residency by Centre Culturel Tjibaou in Nouméa. He spent three weeks among some of the kanak tribes of New-Caledonia North Province. This series was first presented at Centre Culturel Tjibaou and in Vichy for the first edition of Portrait(s) festival. These portraits brilliantly enlighten these "landscape men and women ".

Mostra de Givors
3, rue du Suel
69700 Givors - France
Opening on 17 January 2015 at 11:00
Exhibition from 17 January to 14 February 2015

Mostra de Givors

Cité des Etoiles, Givors - Screening

Cité des Etoiles, Givors - Screening "Des Français". Identities, intimate territories

03.01.2015

 


Stimultania and the City of Givors share with residents of Cité des étoiles, in a special evening, the screening "Des Français". Identities, intimate territories.

Residents wishing to participate to the happening will be given a copy of the DVD and book and will show on their personal devices at home the movie, in the presence of the photographer. They will then be able to debate and talk about this project and subject with him at the end of the screening.

Mostra de Givors
3, rue du Suel
69700 Givors - France
Screening on 16 January 2015 starting at 19:00 in different homes of Cité des Etoiles, followed by a dinner at Mostra with the participating residents.

Stimultania Strasbourg - Résistants's Exhibition

Stimultania Strasbourg - Résistants's Exhibition

15.10.2014

Stimultania Strasbourg present, grouped under the title RESISTANTS, the two exhibitions LOW TIDE and KANAK.

Through his photography and a practise that remains documentary, Denis Rouvre testifies of life's fragments and of a daily that mixes despair, lonelyness and doubt. He pays tribute to this people which resist for living ang fight for surviving. 
Models for a day, hero of the day, this unknown people are sharing an ordinary life and an extraordinary fate. They silently embody under the photographe's look, in courageous figures, heroics, they impulse life and represent a kind of hope. They are right there. Resistant. Survivols. Still standing.
Extract from the presentation's text of the exhibition, by Barbara Hyvert, in charge of the public and the press, Stimultania.

Stimultania Strasbourg
33, rue Kageneck
67000 Strasbourg
Varnishing the Friday 17th at 6AM
Exhibition from the October 18th 2014 to the January 4th 2015.

Stimultania Strasbourg

Hôtel de ville de Paris's parvis - Regardons la précarité en face

Hôtel de ville de Paris's parvis - Regardons la précarité en face

15.10.2014

At the occasion of the World Day of the misery's refusal, the October 17th, and the annual rapport's publication about the cares's access of the poorest person in France, "Médecins du Monde" are presenting "REGARDONS LA PRECARITE EN FACE", an exhibition of large sizes prints, at the Hôtel de la Ville de Paris's parvis.

Those women, those men and child, precarious and excluded, that "Médecins du Monde" are following everyday in France, like anywhere in the World, we wanted to give them the speech, give them a face. This is Imre, Armelle, Najat, Marco, Jean-Michel or Constantin. At the occasion of the International Day of the misery's eradication, they accepted to become ambassadors of all of those which are sharing the same fate. Everyone of them are illustrating at the same time, a personal itinerary and a fault in our cares's access. In all their humanity, their dignity, with their sufferings and their hopes, they are lookig at us, eyes in the eyes. And they calling us. Extract from the text's project.

Hôtel de Ville de Paris's parvis.
Exhibition from the October 16th to 19th 2014.

Médecins du Monde

Noorderlicht Photo Festival - COSPLAY's Exhibition

Noorderlicht Photo Festival - COSPLAY's Exhibition

29.08.2014

Noorderlicht Photo Festival (Netherlands) presents a selection of pictures from the Cosplay series, mixing group shots and individual portraits. Images, shot in Japan between 2011 and 2013, introduce people playing manga figures, troubling portraits of young men and women throwing themselves in some sort of unconscious annihilation.

This work will be presented during the 21st edition of the festival, "An Ocean of Possibilities" and particularly in the "Subcultures" section.


Noorderlicht Photo Festival
Blokhuispoort
Noorderlicht, Netherlands
Exhibition from 31 August to 26 October 2014

Noorderlicht Photo Festival

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Project 2.0 Gallery, The Hague - Exhibition Black Eyes

Project 2.0 Gallery, The Hague - Exhibition Black Eyes

29.08.2014

 

 

Project 2.0 Gallery in The Hague (Netherlands) presents under the generic title "Black Eyes" a selection of portraits from the Lamb, Sumo, Low Tide and Cosplay series. This exhibition is also the opportunity to discover some pictures from the recent work Thai Boxing, realized in Bangkok (Thailand) in 2013.

Opening on 6 September, 20.00
Exhibition from 6 September to 6 October 2014
Project 2.0 Gallery
Noordeinde 57
2514 GC La Haye
The Netherlands

www.project20.nl

Identities, Intimate territories's Exhibition - Rencontres d'Arles

Identities, Intimate territories's Exhibition - Rencontres d'Arles

06.07.2014

The brand new series Identities, Intimate territories, is presented during Rencontres d'Arles Edition 45. Showed as a video, public will be able to see the faces and hear the words of people questionned about the notion of identity, during a one year trip in France.
"He allowed all these French folk, who are usually never heard, to speak, these anonymous people whose bodies, postures, words, at times offensive, at times hesitant, describe a geography on a human scale, a territory where man stands tall, no matter the boundaries."
From a text by Natacha Wolinski

Rencontres d'Arles - Edition 45
Eglise Saint-Blaise. Arles
Exhibition from 7 July to 21 September 2014

Rencontres d'Arles

Photographic conversation Olympus/ENSP in Rencontres d'Arles. Exhibition and Artists talk

Photographic conversation Olympus/ENSP in Rencontres d'Arles. Exhibition and Artists talk

04.07.2014

 

 

Invited by Olympus for the second edition of the Photographic conversation Olympus/ENSP, between three eminent contemporary photographers and three students from the school, Denis Rouvre presents five images from his series Cosplay, to which Steven Daniel, student to whom he was dialoguing with, answered with five images he produced for the assignment.

Photographic conversation Olympus/ENSP
Exhibition at the Atelier de Chaudronnerie, Arles
From 7 July to 21 September 2014

KANAK's Exhibition at the Helene Bailly Contemporain Gallery

KANAK's Exhibition at the Helene Bailly Contemporain Gallery

28.10.2013

Hélène Bailly Gallery presents pictures from the photographer's most recent series, KANAK. For this new personal work, Denis Rouvre was invited in residency by the "Centre Culturel Tjibaou" in Nouméa in May 2013. He spent three weeks among some of the kanak tribes of New-Caledonia North Province. This series was first presented at the "Centre Culturel Tjibaou" and in Vichy for the first edition of "Portrait(s) festival". These portraits and group portraits brilliantly enlighten these "landscape men and women ".

This exhibition takes place during the third edition of "Photo Saint-Germain des Prés Festival". The festival theme this year is "Faces and bodies".

Galerie Hélène Bailly
38, rue de Seine
75006 Paris
France
Exhibition from 7 to 23 November 2013

Hélène Bailly Gallery

Photo Saint-Germain des Prés Festival

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