Don this page we present photographic projects allowing cultural exchange between Japan and France, either a project made by a Japanese photographer in France or a French and / or French-speaking photographer in Japan, or collaborations between Japanese and French (or French-speaking) photographers.
Each article will be left free to each artist to express themselves, present their project and say what they need to carry out their project. The association undertakes to communicate this page personally to potential supporters.
This page supported by theassociation CHIBI, which is dedicated to cultural exchange projects between Japan and France.
Maki | Love Hotels & Clubs
In Tokyo, in the Kabukicho district, a whole concentration of Love Hotels and Clubs of all kinds have been built for fifty years. Maki, photographer, having published several works on Japan, wanted to immortalize in his own way, from the point of view of the street, these heterogeneous places which have always attracted him and which for many years have been part of his...
Manon Giacone | 220 ghosts
This series brings together archive images of the two Japanese cities, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, which were hit by the nuclear bomb and contemporary stagings, which intertwine in film shots.
Eric Pelletier | Differences and similarities
Éric decides to photograph what he sees in common between the two countries. In France and Japan, he photographs people in everyday life, they are there, easy to find, and so little different...
patrick rimond | Talks with Earth (Sakurajima)
On a Japanese volcanic island, Patrick Rimond wanted to come into physical and vibratory contact with the elements. Through the performance and observation of the mineral, plant and human environment, the photographs initiate a dialogue with a primordial identity, the origin of life on earth.