Previous exhibitions

Hans Steiner. Chronique de la vie moderne

From 09 February to 15 May 2011

A major figure in Swiss photography, Hans Steiner was part of the golden age of Swiss photojournalism (1930s and 1940s). The Musée de l’Elysée wishes to restore the reputation of this great but unjustly forgotten photographer, with an emphasis on...

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Gilles Caron, "Manifestation anti-catholiques de l'ordre d'Orange". Londonderry, Irlande du Nord, août 1969.

Gilles Caron - Projections

From October 09, 2010 to January 23, 2011

THE GILLES CARON FOUNDATION DONATES 144 OF THE PHOTOGRAPHER’S PRINTS TO THE MUSEE DE L’ELYSEE The Musée de l’Elysée is proud to welcome into its collection 144 prints by the French photographer Gilles Caron. Donated by the Gilles Caron Foundation...

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Irving Penn, "Pompier" (Fireman), Paris, 1950 © by Les Editions Condé Nast S.A.

Irving Penn - Small Trades

From October 09, 2010 to January 23, 2011

For more than 60 years, Irving Penn has left his mark on the world of photography through his images of fashion, still lifes and portraits. The Musée de l'Elysée pays tribute to this 20th century master of photography. Fashion photographer for...

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