Exhibitions at Galerie Lumière des Roses
25 images à propos du Monde
For the 8th edition, Lumière des Roses presents a collection of 25 images that scroll by in a few seconds – each one bearing different and varied proof of the past - presented, so as to surprise, in a completely random order.
The Exhibition presents vintage photographs of Women in Combat
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It’s 1929 and Jean is twenty. He lives in Paris, in rue Clairault, and works for a stock exhange company in the rue Grange Batelière.
On 11 December he meets Rose, at Saint Lazare metro station.
She is eighteen, lives in the 15th arrondissement and attends the National Hairdressing School.
Three months later, on 10 March 1930, Rose sets off for New Caledonia on the ocean liner, the ‘Ville de Verdun’.
Two years after she leaves, Jean re-constructs their story. He re… more
Photography was George Thiry’s obsession : ‘I take photos to amuse myself’, he would explain.
For over forty years, his Rolleiflex dangling as a third eye on his chest wherever he went, Georges Thiry found Brussels a fertile environment for his « artistic walks ».
From 1935 to 1975 this passion for photography was the origin of 40,000 negatives, almost as many contacts and a small number of prints.
As a friend of the Belgian Surrealists, of artists in general,… more