Previous exhibitions

Gilles Peress, Telex Iran

From 17 September to 30 November 2014

Gilles Peress has intransigently documented the darkest chapters of modern history, from the Troubles in Northern Ireland to the mass graves in Bosnia and Rwanda. In 1979, he went to Iran to photograph the revolution at its height, during the...

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Luc Chessex, CCCC (Castro, Coca, Che, Cherchez la femme [Search for the Woman])

From 04 June to 24 August 2014

Luc Chessex lived in Cuba from 1961 to 1975. As a member of the Prensa Latina agency and photo editor for the magazine Cuba internacional, he was an involved witness of the revolution. The Musée de l'Elysée is presenting four series of photographs...

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Matthieu Gafsou, Only God Can Judge Me

From 04 June to 24 August 2014

Winner of the 2009 HSBC Foundation for Photography Prize, and exhibited in reGeneration2 at Musée de l’Elysée the following year, Lausanne photographer Matthieu Gafsou has distinguished himself through his formal and critical approach to the...

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