The website has been updated: “the Forgotten” (South Kordofan – Sudan) and “Hopes & despair” (Mogadishu – Somalia) projects have been updated. In both, extracts of interview were added.
I am pleased to participate as guest at the next photo festival Focale en Vercors (Villard de Lans, France), from May 25 to 28, 2017, with as main guests, Roland et Sabrina Michaud and also as guest, Anne-Marie Arbefeuille, Sébastien Cholier, Béatrice Mermet, Karine & Serge Nowak, Annie Sorrel and “la ville bleue” project by Carole Sionnet & PieR Gajewski… I will present 15 pictures (80x120cm or 80x100cm) from two projects realized in 2009 and 2016 in Dirree Sheek Huseen village […]
New pictures will be added soon on the website, processing is already done and editing is under progress… This series is related to the previous work “Cult of the holy Saints II” and “Cult of the holy Saints or Legend & Piety” done in Ethiopia in Dirree Sheek Huseen village a 10th century Islamic center of Sufi “pilgrimage”
www.eylg-photo.com website has been freshly updated. In the following days several maintenances are planned to update some portfolios (“the Forgotten” and “Hopes & despair” in both some interviews will be added) and to enable the new French version…
The photo-reportage “Hopes & despair” got an honorable mention at the Int’l Photography Awards (IPA) 2015 in editorial categories: War/Conflict. Here is the link for all IPA honorable mentions 2015 and the link to “Hopes & despair” portfolio on IPA website Thanks to IPA jury and all IPA team.
Opening is taking place today, starting at 7:00PM Exhibition brief insight: Hélène de Valon/Ryc’ho Ryszard Swierad and Eymeric Laurent-Gascoin with “Urban Survivors” Ateliers de Bitche 3 rue de Bitche 44000 Nantes – France 1/2 douzaine photographique with Hélène de Valon, Fabienne Specogna, Guillaume Lapie, Alice Godeau, Daniel Olivier, Guirec Monier, Pierre Moizan, Ryc’ho Ryszard Swierad, Xoel Freire, Vaida Budreviciute, Ricardo Lacuta and Eymeric Laurent-Gascoin
During La 1/2 douzaine photographique festival with: Hélène de Valon, Fabienne Specogna, Guillaume Lapie, Alice Godeau, Daniel Olivier, Guirec Monier, Pierre Moizan, Ryc’ho Ryszard Swierad, Xoel Freire, Vaida Budreviciute, Ricardo Lacuta & Eymeric Laurent-Gascoin More than 20 pictures displayed from “Urban Survivors” 22 – 27 October 2015 Opening will take place on Friday 22nd of October starting at 7:00 PM at Ateliers de Bitche 3 rue de Bitche 44000 Nantes – France
Exhibition “Regard sur New York” of Hélène de Valon Starting 30 September 2015 Opening will take place on Friday 11th of September at 6:00PM at Le Loo 22 rue Baron 44100 Nantes – France Opening hours: Monday 10:00AM – 3:00PM Tuesday and Wednesday 10:00AM – 8:00PM Thursday and Friday 10:00AM – 10:00PM Saturday 3:00 – 8:00PM
Exhibition at la Galerie 18 More than 60 pictures from: The Forgotten – South Kordofan, Sudan Hopes & despair – Mogadihu, Somalia and Urban Survivors – Nairobi, Kenya 10 September – 15 October 2015 Opening will take place on Saturday 12th of September 11:00AM – 2:00PM at La Galerie 18 (Atelier du Coteau) 18 rue du Coteau 44100 Nantes – France Opening hours: Wednesday and Friday 3:00PM – 7:00PM Tuesday and Thursday 2:00PM – 6:00PM Saturday 11:00AM – 1:00PM