Previous exhibitions

Sebastião Salgado, Genesis

From September 20, 2013 to January 05, 2014

Genesis is a global photographic quest in which the Brazilian photographer Sebastião Salgado rediscovers places and peoples that have so far escaped the footprint of modern society. Since 2004, he has undertaken some 30 journeys to the ends of the...

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Laure Albin Guillot (1879–1962), The Question of Classicism

From 05 June to 01 September 2013

Laure Albin Guillot, a “resounding name that should become famous”, one could read just after World War II. Indeed, the French photographic scene in the middle of the century was particularly marked by the signature and aura of this artist, who...

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Christian Lutz, Trilogy

From 05 June to 01 September 2013

New York, 2003, spectacular security frenzy around the President of the Swiss Confederation Pascal Couchepin – a striking image to the eye of the photographer present at the scene. Christian Lutz thus invited himself in the suitcases of the...

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