Group exhibition “Pause déjeuner” at the Regional Library, Marseille
There are few moments so banal yet essential to all human beings than the “lunch time”. For this daily ritual, with as many differences as there are times and places in the world, the greatest photographers have captured these moments, where they common or exceptional. Stars, workers, families and friends, all took pose.
With the photographs, among others, by : Eve Arnold, Werner Bischof, Bruce Davidson, Elliott Erwitt, Martine Franck, Jean Gaumy, Philippe Halsman (poster), Jacques-Henri Lartigue, Guy Le Querrec, Marc Riboud, etc.
For more information (in French): sortiramarseille.fr
Publication of “Chines” by La Martinière
From Marc Riboud’s first journey in China in 1957, warnings were countless: “You will see only what the Chinese will allow you to see (…) a scenery well prepared for you…”. But Marc Riboud went against these predictions, with courteous insistence, ruse, patience, he went inside houses, schools, factories, he walked endlessly in the cities as well as in remote countrysides. He saw the early signes of the Great Leap Forward and of the Cultural Revolution, the incredible economical boom of the 80s which he photographed until the 2000s. Without forgetting the “Yellow Mountains”, Huang Shan, the inspiration place of Chinese painting.
With more than 260 photographs in black & white and in color, Marc Riboud gives us a visual portrait of a multiple and complex China, a China which fascinated him by its millenary culture and the energy of its people.
A 304 pages book, at the price of 59€, in bookstores from October 24th.
Exhibition “La Chine de Marc Riboud” at Chengdu Contemporary Image Museum, China
After being exhibited in Kunming and Shenzhen, “La Chine de Marc Riboud” is shown in the brand new Chengdu Contemporary Image Museum, in collaboration with the French Consulate in Chengdu and the support of French Institute in China. This exhibition gathers 36 major photographs by Marc Riboud on China, from his first trips in 1957 and 1965 to his photographs of Shanghai in the 2000s.
For more information: the museum’s website
Adress: No 889 Jinfu Road, Jinniu District, Chengdu, China
To watch Arte’s website: “Le Ghana dans l’objectif de Marc Riboud”
To replay on Arte TV’s website: « Le Ghana dans l’objectif de Marc Riboud » directed by Olivier Barthélémy.
Exhibition “Marc Riboud, The Compassionate Eye” in Tbilisi, Georgia
Kolga Tbilisi Photo festival presents, for the first time, a retrospective of Marc Riboud’s works in Georgia, a country he visited in 1992.
Venue : Art Palace, 6 St. Kargareteli, Tbilisi, Georgia
For more information : the festival’s website
Exhibition “La Chine de Marc Riboud” at Luohu Art Museum, Shenzhen, China
An exhibition of 36 photographs taken by Marc Riboud in China, from his first trips in 1957 and 1965 to his photographs of Shanghai in the 2000s, is presented at Luohu Art Museum in Shenzhen, in collaboration with the French Consulate in Guangdong and the support of French Institute in China.
The exhibition will launch the program Croisements: program of the festival
Luohu Art Gallery
Adress: Nanji Rd, Luohu Qu, Shenzhen Shi, Guangdong Sheng, Chine, 518001
Exhibition “La Chine de Marc Riboud” at Contemporary Gallery Kunming, China
An exhibition of Marc Riboud’s photographs of China, from his first trips in 1957 and 1965 to his photographs of Shanghai in the 2000s, is presented at the Contemporary Gallery Kunming, in collaboration with the Consulate of France in Chengdu and the support of French Institute in China.
Contemporary Gallery Kunming
Qianwei Xi Lu. Park 1903 Arc de Triomphe, Kunming
For more information: cgkunming.org
Group exhibition “Photographier l’Algérie” at Institut du Monde arabe, Tourcoing
Rediscover more than ten photographs by Marc Riboud, along with magazines and work prints in the exhibition “Photographier l’Algérie”, presented all Spring at the Institut du Monde arabe in Tourcoing.
Institut du Monde arabe
9 rue Gabriel Péri, 59200 Tourcoing
Open on Tuesday 1pm-6pm and Wednesday to Sunday 10am-6pm
For more information (in French): site internet de l’IMA Tourcoing
Exhibition “Marc Riboud & Willy Ronis” at in focus gallery, Cologne
Discover a choice of photographs by Marc Riboud on Paris, along those of Willy Ronis.
in focus Galerie
Hauptstrasse 114, 50996 Köln, Germany
Free entrance from Tuesday to Friday 4pm-7pm and Saturday 11am-3pm, or by appointment.
For more information: the gallery’s website
Exhibition “Marc Riboud. Conscious Traveller. Concerned Photographer” at the House of Arts, Bratislava
During the Month of Photography in Bratislava, part of the exhibition “Marc Riboud. Conscious Traveller. Concerned Photographer.”, organized in close cooperation with the Museum and Galleries of Ljubljana, will travel!
Photographs famous or unknow, vintage and modern prints, this ensemble takes us with Marc Riboud along his journey into the Orient in the 50s, as well as in Russia, or in Czechoslovakia of the 70s-80s.
Location : Dom Umenia / Kunsthalle Bratislava
For more information : visit the festival’s website