Documentary movie “Marc Riboud, Photographier le XXème siècle” by Virginie Linhart on France Télévisions
Documentary movie by Virginie Linhart, 2023
With the participations of Catherine Riboud, Lorène Durret, Sarah Moon, Patrick Zachmann and Camille de Toledo
Link to watch the replay on France Télévisions’ website (available untill May 25th 2024):
(Photograph: Marc Riboud in China, 1996 © Xiao Quan)
Production: Agat Films, in coproduction with Les amis de Marc Riboud
With the participation of France Télévisions and the CNC, and the support of Procirep – Société des producteurs and Angoa
Exhibition “Marc Riboud & Steve McCurry, Sur la route de l’Orient” at Polka Gallery, Paris
Adress: 12 rue Saint-Gilles, 75003 Paris.
Free entrance from Tuesday to Saturday, from 11am to 7pm.
For more information: Polka gallery’s website
Exhibition « Afghanistan, Tisser l’horizon à l’infini » at Chapelle du Méjan, Arles
An unseen look between Afghan and French contemporary artists, between new works and traces of the past, to weave the Afghan history and preserve its breath.
This exhibition is born from the encounter, in 2023, of personalities of Arles, passionate by the art of textile and Afghan culture, with Zolaykha Sherzad who was about to close an exhibition at Guimet – National Asian Arts Museum. A sensible dialogue between the life of bodies, dressed with textile, and the art of weaving in the history of Afghanistan.
TEXTILE, PHOTOGRAPHY, PAINTING, INSTALLATION & FILM
Barmak Akram, Pascal Convert, Latif Eshraq, Ferrante Ferranti, Morteza Herati, Zahra Khodadadi, Zolaykha Sherzad, Mohsin Taasha, Naseer Turkmani
and the witnesses of history: Ria Hackin et Marc Riboud
CURATOR: Guilda Chahverdi
Free entrance from Wednesday to Friday from 2pm to 7pm; Saturday and Sunday from 11am to 7pm.
For more information: lemejan.com/evenement
Exhibition “Clémence” in Le Chambon-sur-Lignon, France
The exhibition “Clémence”, inspired by the book “J’aime avoir peur avec toi” showcases texts by Catherine Chaine and photographs by Marc Riboud about the birth and childhood of their daugther, the wound of handicap, the ambivalence of their feelings.
The exhibition is here presented by the Festival du Fauteuil Rouge – Ciné Tence and supported by the municipality of Le Chambon-sur-Lignon and the local council community.
This exhibition was created by Mathilde Terraube and Sylvie Hughes, artistic directors of Festival du Regard, Cergy-Pontoise, for its 2021 edition, in collaboration with Catherine Chaine and Lorène Durret.
Exhibition “Inde(s) au pluriel” at Gallery Le Réverbère, Lyon, France
Gallery Le Réverbère is located at 38 rue Burdeau, 69001 Lyon.
Free entrance from Wednesday to Saturday, 2pm to 7pm, and otherwise by appointment.
For more information (in French): www.galerielereverbere.com/exposition
Exhibition “At the heart of History, Marc Riboud’s 100th anniversary” at Le Voleur d’images gallery, Paris
To celebrate Marc Riboud’s 100th anniversary of birth, the gallery Le Voleur d’images shows a selection of prints by the photographer.
Exhibition extended until November 25th.
Address: 9 rue de Saint-Simon, 75007 Paris
Free entrance from Thursday to Saturday, 2:30pm – 6:30pm
For more information: levoleurdimages.paris
Exhibition “From France to China”, f22 foto space, Hong Kong
This May, f22 foto space presents “Marc Riboud – From France to China”, an exciting cultural journey of the two countries, on the 30th anniversary of the French May Art Festival.
Adress: f22 foto space, Shops BW11&13, The Peninsula Hotel, Salisbury Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong
For more information: www.f22.com
Exhibition “100 photographs for 100 years” at musée des Confluences, Lyons, France
The exhibition celebrates the 100th anniversary of birth of Marc Riboud, born in 1923 in Saint-Genis-Laval near Lyons.
As soon as he joined Magnuma agency in 1953, Marc Riboud spent his life traveling. From India to China, Algeria to Ghana or Nigeria, he looked at all the cultures of the world with a curious and tender eye, especially in Asia where he would go back many times.
If his instinct for geometry is a feature of his work, the human presence in his images, visible or invisible, reveals his natural empathy for those who fight for their freedom.
In 100 photographs, this exhibition presents a glimpse of the richness and diversity of Marc Riboud’s work and enlights the photographers’s passion: to understand the world and meet the others.
Musée des Confluences
86 quai Perrache, 69002 Lyons
Open from Tuesday to Sunday, from 10:30am to 6:30pm. Open late until 10pm every 1st Thursday of the month.
For more information (in French): museedesconfluences.fr
In collaboration with Les amis de Marc Riboud.
This exhibition benefited loans from Marc Riboud’s photographic archive, donated in 2019 to Guimet National Asian Arts Museum (Paris).
This project is also an opportunity of a collaboration between two museums historically linked to Emile Guimet, collector passionated by the travels and study of foreign civilisations, just like Marc Riboud was, in his own way, one century later.
Photo-concert with Baptiste Trotignon at Evian
The city of Evian and Evian Resort, along with association Davril and Les amis de Marc Riboud, present as part of Jazz en ville festival, a concert creating a dialogue between Marc Riboud’s photographs and Baptiste Trotignon’s live music.
This “photo concert” will be the first event of year 2023 which celebrates the 100th birthday of Marc Riboud.
This projects links live music by Baptiste Trotignon and the screening of more than 300 photographs by Marc Riboud. From the principal themes in the work of Marc Riboud and compositions by Baptiste Trotignon, chosen from his repertoire, sequences of images have been elaborated, at times thematic, at times transversal, to built up partitions of images.
Concert at Palais Lumière, Evian, at 8pm.
During the day of Saturday 4th of February, other events will take place:
Masterclass (open to all) by jazz pianist Baptiste Trotignon,
Palais Lumière, 11am. Free entrance.
Evian Jazz Poursuite (open to all)
Centre of town, 3pm-6pm. Free entrance.
For more information: website of the city of Evian
(Image credits: Baptiste Trotignon, 2019 © Richard Dumas ; Marc Riboud, China, 1996 © Xiao Quan)
Exhibition “De la mélancolie à la joie” at Arcturus Gallery, Paris
Arcturus Gallery is happy to present an exhibition of photographs by Marc Riboud which launches the celebrations around the 100th anniversary of his birth, in 2023.
The adress: 65 rue de Seine, 75006 Paris.
Open from Wednesday to Friday 2:30 to 7pm, and on Saturday 11am-7pm.
For more information (in French): photodays.paris/Galerie-Arcturus