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Past events

DocLab Live: Immersive Showcase 22 Nov 2016 at 20:00

Immersive storytelling is going through an unprecedented evolution. But where does the hype end and do new art forms take shape?

Industry Session: Putting Your Audience in the Story 22 Nov 2016 at 12:00

Virtual reality pioneer Zillah Watson tells you all about storytelling in emerging consumer technology.

Industry Talk: The (Un)defined Business of Interactive 22 Nov 2016 at 15:00

With over 10 years of digital non-fiction art production behind us, this talk explores future developments of interactive storytelling and how to fund it.

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Guillaume Herbaut

Photographer dedicated to historical places revealing unseen tragedies.

Guillaume Herbaut, born in 1970, Prize-winner of the Fondation de France in 1999, he has dedicated himself for some years now to historical places, filled with symbols and memory.  His work called Tchernobylsty, Kodak Critics Prize in 2001, was published at Le Petit Camarguais (Direction by Paul Frèches) in October 2003, also winning the Fuji Book Prize the following year.

After Oswiecim, a documentary work on Auschwitz nowadays-exposed at the Lille’s Transphotographiques festival in spring 2005- he concentrates on Skhodra, a small town in northern Albania where secluded families still suffer from vendetta. For this assignement, he is awarded a grant from the French Ministry of Culture.

Visa pour l’Image exposed his work in September 2004. He gets a grant 3P for a project on Nagasaki. Prize-winner of the Lucien Hervé Prize in 2004, he carries on with the aim of revealing unseen tragedies.

His works has been exposed at the Jeu de Paume Museum in Paris, in October 2005, at “la maison Rouge” and Foto España in 2007, at the silverstein galery in NY 2008. In 2009, he won the second price « contempory issue » at the world press Photo. In 2011, he won the Niepce Prize for his work on Chernobyl, and the France24/ RFI award for la Zone webdocumentary  .

Guillaume Herbaut  is represented  by INSTITUTE

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Works at: Guillaume Herbaut Photography Based in: Paris Website

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