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Past events

DocLab Live: Bloodless – Guided by the Ghost of a Korean Sex Worker 25 Nov 2017 at 17:00

Special presentation on VR installation Bloodless, in which director Gina Kim and guests discuss the influence of American military presence on the South Korean people since 1956.

DocLab Live: Order, Chaos and Everything 21 Nov 2017 at 20:00

Join Jonathan Harris on a secular pilgrimage: from physical reality to the chaos of YouTube, and a digital simulation of consciousness.

Industry Session: Making VR Work for Audiences 20 Nov 2017 at 10:00

Zillah Watson, Commissioning Editor for Virtual Reality at the BBC, on how to make VR work for audiences.

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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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