He first appeared among the finalists in the 2013 Bourse Mode with ˆThe Clothes Make the Monk, Charles-Henry Bédué has been honoured this year for his detached scrutiny of the fashion world during several Parisian Fashion Weeks, titled Fuel to the Flames. This work presents itself as an exercise in style which tries to find a balance between documentary reportage and the abstract. Reading between the broken lines of the knees, the play of the hands, the facial expressions and the treatment of the clothes in the way of vanities brings a close and critical view of this effervescence of luxury and creativity.
AwardsBourse du Talent: A book publication by Delpire and an exhibition at the BnF
Created 18 years ago, the Bourse du Talent is somewhat of an institution. The awards, designed to spotlight the young generation, name one winner in each of the four categories: Landscape, Portrait, Fashion, and Reporting. This year’s innovation is a book publication by Éditio...
AwardsVincent Gouriou, Bourse du Talent #66 Portrait
The 2013 Bourse du Talent jury’s choice for a project that questioned the perception of the idea of normality and identity, this year, Vincent Gourlou received the Bourse Portrait for his series titled Family(s). His photographs go beyond the questioning about the redefinition ...
AwardsSandra Mehl, Bourse du Talent #65 Reportage
The jury chose to award the Bourse Reportage to Sandra Mehl for her subject Ilona and Maddelena, the first names of two adolescent sisters that the photographer followed in the daily lives in Cité Gély in Montpellier, a “sensitive” district close to the city centre.
AwardsHicham Gardaf, Bourse du Talent #68 Landscape
Awarded for his work Intersection, begun in 2014, Hicham Gardaf sets out here, through his landscapes from the edge of the city, a portrait of Moroccan society undergoing change. With soft colouring and tinged with melancholy, his photographs, which sometimes border on the abstra...