The infinite silence that reigns in the desert fascinated Jean-Marc Durou and still continues to enthral him today. Born in 1951 in Algiers, he discovered Niger, Mali and Mauritania at the age of 23. He then fell in love with the desert and became a desert photographer and historian. ... See more See less
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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...