Founded in 2015, L'Observatoire is a collective of photographers from different backgrounds who have been practising photography for a decade or so. Using all of the techniques of contemporary photography, they present conceptual images that are always characterised by a certain dreamlike quality. With their multiple facets and mutual influences, contemplation seems to be the watchword of the collective and enables the spectator to discover and explore the poetry of the world. Beyond an aesthetic, the photographers share a point of view, a sensitivity that they each reveal in their own way, through the prism of their photographic composition. L'Observatoire was only formed recently but shouldn't take long to make a name for itself, given the talent and creativity of its members. ... See more See less
About the artwork
Date photograph was taken
03 August 2016
LIMITED EDITION ART PHOTOGRAPHY
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Photographer Aurélien Villette questions the meaning and patrimonial value of ancient abandoned buildings. While the latter represent an era in architectural history, they also bear witness to the specific history of a country, a region or a civilisation. The remains left in thes...