Exhibitions at Fondation Carmignac
7th Laureate of the Carmignac Photojournalism Award
Fondation Carmignac is pleased to announce the exhibition of the 7th Laureate of the Carmignac Photojournalism Award, the Mexican photographer Narciso Contreras.
Narciso Contreras has put together a unique testimony for the Carmignac Photojournalism Award, revealing that Libya is not simply a transit zone for migrants en route to Europe, but a human trafficking stronghold where refugees and asylum seekers are bought and sold on a daily basis.
In 5 months of reportage, from February to June… more
Libya : A Human Market Place
Fondation Carmignac is pleased to announce the exhibition of the 7th Laureate of the Carmignac Photojournalism Award, the Mexican photographer Narciso Contreras, at the Palazzo Reale, Milano, from 22 April to 13 May 2017.
Narciso Contreras has put together a unique testimony for the Carmignac Photojournalism Award, revealing that Libya is not simply a transit zone for migrants en route to Europe, but a human trafficking stronghold where refugees and asylum seekers are bought and sold on a d… more
Carmignac Photojournalism Award
Four years since the fall of the Gaddafi regime in October 2011, Libya is experiencing an unprecedented political, military and humanitarian crisis. While negotiations for a national unity agreement have taken place since early 2015 between the various political entities claiming power, heavy fighting between rival militias and factions continues to break out in the country on a daily basis. The surge of hope that followed the revolution has now given way to chaos.Representing the dramatic and … more
6th edition of the Carmignac photojournalism Award.
Chaired by Christophe Deloire, Secretary General of Reporters Without Borders, President of the Jury of the 6th edition of the Carmignac photojournalism Award.
The Fondation Carmignac aims to support and promote works of investigative photojournalism documenting areas often underrepresented in mainstream news coverage. This year’s edition of the Award focuses specifically on parts of France that have become so-called ‘lawless areas’ (zones de non-droit): places where political… more
Winner of the 5th Carmignac Photojournalism Award
The Carmignac Foundation presents an exhibition of work by the Iranian photographer Newsha Tavakolian, 5th winner of the Carmignac Photojournalism Award. Curated by Anahita Ghabaian, President of the 2013 Jury, the exhibition will take place at the Chapelle des Beaux-Arts de Paris from 13 May to 7 June 2015.
Newsha Tavakolian’s reportage focuses on the feeling of claustrophobia experienced by the younger generation in Iran. Taking as their common thread the theme of a family photo albu… more
4th Carmignac Gestion Photojournalism Award
The Carmignac Foundation presents Spasibo, an exhibition of photographs depicting life in Chechnya by Italian photojournalist Davide Monteleone. Through winning the 4th edition of the Carmignac Gestion Photojournalism Award, Monteleone was funded to work in Chechnya between December 2012 and April 2013.
As a result of a collaboration between the Saatchi Gallery and the Carmignac Foundation, the exhibition marks the UK launch of this major photography award and is the first time Monteleo… more
As part of its ongoing policy to establish long-term links with leading European institutions, the Carmignac Foundation will present a photography exhibition by Davide Monteleone, the 4th winner of the Carmignac Gestion Photojournalism Award, from 30 August to 28 September 2014 at the Fotografie Forum Frankfurt (FFF). In the spring of 2014, the Carmignac Foundation took part in the reopening of this dynamic institution, whose mission is to promote and share high-quality photography.
The exhi… more
The Spasibo exhibition by Davide Monteleone, winner of the fourth Carmignac Gestion Photojournalism Award, will run from 24 May to 21 June 2014 at the Studio Museo Francesco Messina in Milan.
Taken as part of Davide Monteleone’s Chechnya project, the photographs were exhibited at the Chapelle des Beaux-Arts in Paris in November 2013.
The Carmignac Foundation has established a partnership with the Municipality of Milan to contribute to the renovation of Studio Museo Francesco Messina by… more