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 these sites are the chronological markers of an era. Ruins become both objects of contemplation and meditation. ... See more See less
J’imaginais que l’un de mes prochains voyages serait de l’autre côté de cette mer. Je rêvais de pouvoir découvrir ce qu'il y avait "Au delà". Cela donnera une autre photo : "En face".AURELIEN VILLETTE
About the artwork
Date photograph was taken
11 January 2016
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Juliette Jourdain is a young French photographer based in Paris. After three years of photo studies at l'EFET, she started a career as an independent professional. Specialising in the art of the portrait, her portfolio subsequently testified to her great aptitude for staging. In ...