Felipe Ferré

Bottier Nicoine

About this photograph

Felipe Ferré has photographed Paris endlessly for more than thirty years. He is interested in its changing architecture as well as the patrimonial aspect of the capital. Ferré was born in Bogota in 1934. His mother was French and his father Spanish. He did not leave Colombia until 1961 when he came to France and settled definitively. As a professional photographer he produced documentary work. At the same time as his work on Paris, he produced photographic reports about contemporary artists including Pierre Cardin, Dali and Botero, with whom he spent three years.His photograph :Armed with a 4x5 inch folding camera, Felipe Ferré takes very accurate colour photographs. At the start of the ?80s, he pursued a tradition going back to the first decade of the 20th century. The shopkeepers were used to being photographed in front of their shop windows with their employees. Felipe Ferré resumes the conventions of this iconography. Professional clichés of old style Paris shops were ostentatious and for advertising purposes, whilst Ferré?s shots are nostalgic. Beyond the documentary interest, Felipe Ferré photographs a long existing aesthetic, before it disappears. Halfway between Atget?s shop window clichés and the decor of a Tati film, this series is an ode to desuetude.

Read more Read less

Create Your Customised Art Photograph

1
2
3
Format
Finish
Frame

Next step

Previous step

Next step

Previous step

FREE delivery to our galleries
FREE exchanges & returns for 15 days
Art photographs with certificates of authenticity
Photographs carefully packaged & protected during transport
 EXCLUSIVE PRE-SALE 
 30 First Copies Signed by Olivero Toscani 
 EXCLUSIVE PRE-SALE 
 30 First Copies Signed by Olivero Toscani 
 EXCLUSIVE PRE-SALE 
 30 First Copies Signed by Olivero Toscani 
Delivery before 12/24!
Delivery
Delivery to Galleries
Free
Home delivery
Article Standard Delivery
Icon, Classic, Colorful $20
Large $40
Giant, Collector, Exception $150
Returns
You have two weeks (from receipt of your order) to notify us about your return request. To do so, please contact our customer services and they will outline the procedure.
The Artist
Felipe Ferré

Ferré was born in Bogota in 1934. His mother was French and his father Spanish. He did not leave Colombia until 1961 when he came to France and settled definitively. As a professional photographer he produced documentary work. At the same time as his work on Paris, he produced photographic reports about contemporary artists including Pierre Cardin, Dali and Botero, with whom he spent three years.

The YellowKorner Quality
High quality prints crafted by experts
More info
Previously viewed