“What I didn’t see in Japan” is – as usual in my photowork – a photographic tentative for the scrutator to get inside the mood I felt when walking around a small town for some few days recently…
Benoit Capponi is Arnaud Thurel’s guest. His long-term work about World War I is showed in a BOP-exclusive exhibition. It relates to the deep research work Capponi has done based on some letters from the “poilus” ( French World War I infantryman, literally: “hairy one”.) and topographic studies of war field. This certainly is an impressive piece of work.
… This set which is not really a set provides, by an large, a glimpse of what my humble self has been stacking up over the years. Not wanting to have to put photography on hold due to a temporary lack of funds, I began to soup my films in instant coffee a while ago and have been addicted to Caffenol ever since…
The shaman starts the ceremony by some prayers, these have a soft and mysterious tone. The main room of the house is filled with his deep and low voice for twenty minutes. When silence is back, he unrolls a thin cotton rope and deploy it from his hands to the hands of the soon to be married couple and their two witnesses. Once the five of them are linked, an additional thin rope is installed between the two heads of the couple; the ceremony can begin.
This exhibit presents a group of professional tree-planters in coastal BC. These people work in extremely challenging terrain and climate conditions, reforesting after clear-cuts. Beyond economical, political and ecological considerations and, the S word (sustainability, of course), these people perform a very difficult job with a great deal of optimism.
“Lost Places 2″, exhibition that is taking place from 7th to 18th of february 2013, in Espace Paul Jargot in Crolles city, France
On September, 7th 2012 : the second collective exhibition of BOP, named “Timeline, portraits of our memories” took place at Fort Barraux, near Chambery, France during the 3rd 2012 exhibition of Artis association (BOP being presented as guest). This second collective exhibition will gather five members of BOP: Jean-François Boujut, Arnaud De Grave, Chris Huby, Barthélémy Longueville et […]
Some news about the second issue of our magazine, Photo Analogies, soon to be released !
Chris Huby has been working a lot in Syria and other such nasty places for the past 2 or 3 years. His work has been showcased in numerous places (and some more will be presented in the soon to come second issue of our own magazine Photo Analogies). One can have a look at one […]