Photography Exhibition: Visions Archipéliques

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The collective photography exhibition “Visions Archipéliques” [Archipelagic Visions]—curated by Dominique Brebion—opens on Thursday, October 13, and will be on view until November 28, 2016, at Fondation Clément in Martinique. On Sunday, October 16, from 10:00am until noon, there will be a guided tour with commentary by Dominique Brebion.

The exhibition includes works by: Jean-Michel André (France), Steeve Bauras (France), Jean-Philippe Breleur (Martinique), Ernest Breleur (Martinique), Gilles Élie-Dit-Cosaque (Martinique), Susan Dayal (Trinidad and Tobago), Kelly Sinnapah Mary (Guadeloupe), Pedro Farías-Nardi (Dominican Republic), Mujesira Elezovic (France), Olivia Mc Gilchrist (Jamaica/France), Ebony G. Patterson (Jamaica), James Cooper (Bermuda), Joshua Lue Chee Kong (Trinidad  and Tobago), Anabell Guererro (Venezuela), Robert Charlotte (Martinique), Polibio Diaz (Dominican Republic), Nadia Huggins (St Vincent & the Grenadines), Élise Fitte-Duval (Martinique/Sénégal), Jean-Luc De Laguarrigue (Martinique), Gerard H. Gaskin (Trinidad and Tobago), Lawrence O’Neil (Jamaica), Ewan Atkinson, James Cooper (Martinique), Dino Feigenspan (Martinique), Jean-Baptiste Barret (Martinique), Shirley Rufin (Martinique), Alex Smailes, Stacey Tyrell, and Marlon James.

Description: The exhibition “Visions Archipéliques” [Archipelagic Visions] is a journey through the diversity of Caribbean contemporary photography: from traditional portraits in natural or domestic space to highly constructed images, from complex and detailed staging to works of digital creation, from sophisticated shots to impromptu cell-phone captures, from a postmodern practice of photography to a diversion of the medium. The exhibition reveals how, one by one, every photo participates in the construction of a global image of the Caribbean.

[Photo above: Resurfacing. Fighting the currents by Nadia Huggins; “Visions archipeliques” at Fondation Clément]

For more information, see http://www.fondation-clement.org/Decouvrir-les-expositions/Exposition-collective-Visions-Archipeliques

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