Past events


The Dolpo Box

Date: 15 February 2020

Lieu : Médiathèque départementale à Nyons (Drôme)

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The Médiathèque in Nyons presents the conference and original inversible slides projection of the Dolpo Box.

Quel Côté de l’absence?

Start date: 23 January 2020

End date: 24 January 2020

Lieu : Centre Max Weber, Lyon

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Projection and presentation of the film Quel Côté de l’absence ? by Valérie Cuzol and Frédéric Lecloux, as part of the study days organised by the Centre Max Weber’s Image animée Seminar on the question : «moving picture and participative process ».

Quel Côté de l’absence?

Date: 24 November 2019

Time: de 19h à 20h30

Lieu : Le Rize, Villeurbanne (Rhône)

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Le Rize launches a conference cycle aiming at shedding the light on the dialogue between artistic creation and research. This first conference raises the question of the burial place in a migratory context with the projection of the film Quel Côté de l’absence ?.

The screening will be followed by a discussion with directors Valérie Cuzol and Frédéric Lecloux, facillitated by Marina Chauliac, ethnology councellor at the DRAC Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Open to all / Free admission subject to availability (booking in advance is recommended).

The Dolpo Box

Date: 24 November 2019

Time: de 19 à 23h

Lieu : Les Pilanthropes, 26110 Les Pilles

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The associative café Les Pilanthropes presents the exhibition of The Dolpo Box, every Thursday evening in November.

VU’ Education Workshop

Start date: 21 November 2019

End date: 19 December 2019

Lieu : Agence VU', Paris

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How to organise your different bodies of work for your website?

A three days workshop in Paris, one day every two weeks.

The Dolpo Box | Residence outcome

Start date: 5 July 2019

End date: 8 September 2019

Time: thu, fry, sat, sun & hol 10:30-12:30 and 3:30-7:00 pm

Lieu : Galerie Craft, 50 rue du Bourg, 26220 Dieulefit (Drôme)

The Dolpo Box

Les Nouvelles oubliées is a residence created by rn7 to invite a photographer to explore their archive and rediscover forgotten images.
Frédéric Lecloux is the guest of the first edition of the residence.

Opening on Friday 5 July at 6pm juillet 2019
in presence of Frédéric Lecloux and Anne-Lore Mesnage, artistic director of rn7 and Les Nouvelles Oubliées.

15 July to 15 August 2019
Meet the photographer every Thursday.
Meet the Artistic director on Mondays by apointment.

Closing on Saturday 7 September 2019
Original slide films projection and text reading by the photographer.

Download the press kit here.

Summertime | Arles

Date: 4 July 2019

Time: All day

Lieu : Collège Saint-Charles

Nepal, Everyday Epiphanies

Frédéric Lecloux will sign his books published by Bec en l’air and Arnaud Bizalion on the occasion of Summertime in Arles.

Quel Côté de l’absence?

Date: 11 June 2019

Lieu : Centre Max Weber, University of Lyon

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Projection and presentation of the film Quel Côté de l’absence ? by Valérie Cuzol and Frédéric Lecloux at the Max Weber center, University of Lyon.

Nepal-Qatar, the Void and the Fullness

Start date: 3 June 2019

End date: 16 June 2019

Lieu : Cinéma Le Navire, Aubenas (Ardèche)

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness

The Maison de l’image and the cinema Le Navire in Aubenas, in partnership with Amnesty International, present the exhibition of the series Nepal-Qatar, the Void and the Fullness.

A conference and projection will take place at the cinema on 14 June at 5 pm.

Quel Côté de l’absence?

Date: 25 May 2019

Lieu : Les Pilanthropes, Les Pilles (Nyons, Drôme)

Quel côté de l’absence ?

Projection and presentation of the film Quel Côté de l’absence ? by Valérie Cuzol and Frédéric Lecloux at the associative café Les Pilanthropes.

Nepal-Qatar, the Void and the Fullness

Start date: 13 May 2019

End date: 26 May 2019

Lieu : Salon d'honneur de l'Hôtel de ville de Montélimar

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness

The Université populaire in Montélimar, in collaboration with Amnesty International, presents the exhibition of the series Nepal-Qatar, the Void and the Fullness.

Frederic Lecloux will speak about the photographs on 14 May at 6 pm. The visit will be followed by a conference by Sabine Gagnier, in charge of labour laws issues at Amnesty International at 8 pm.

Printemps du Livre et des Arts de Tanger

Start date: 18 April 2019

End date: 21 April 2019

Lieu : Tangiers

Epiphanies of the Everyday

Frédéric Lecloux will be among the guests of the next Printemps du Livre et des Arts in Tangiers.

 

Photobook Belge

Start date: 1 March 2019

End date: 6 October 2019

Lieu : Foto Museum, Antwerp, Belgium

Book cover of L’Usure du Monde, Le Bec en l’air, 2008

L’Usure du Monde si among the selected books for the Photobook Belge exhibition at the Foto Museum in Antwerp.

Lettres d’automne

Date: 28 November 2018

Time: 9PM

Lieu : Salle de la Pyramide, Molières (82)

L’Usure du Monde

Christian Garcin is the guest of honour of the 28th edition of the literature festival Lettres d’automne in Montauban and Occitanie. An occasion on which Christian Garcin, among other events, invited Ingrid Thobois and Frédéric Lecloux, who published Le Simulacre du Printemps together, for a discussion about their relationship to the work of Nicolas Bouvier, during which l’Usure du Monde will be in question.

Quel côté de l’absence ?

Date: 21 November 2018

Lieu : Musée Nicéphore Niépce, Chalon sur Saône

Quel côté de l’absence ?

A film by Valérie Cuzol and Frédéric Lecloux.
The première will take place at the Musée Nicéphore Niépce in Chalon sur Saône on 21 November 2018, on the occasion of the semaine de la solidarité internationale.

Présence(s) Photographie

Start date: 16 November 2018

End date: 31 December 2018

Lieu : Le Teil, Rochemaure, Meysse (Ardèche)

Nepal, Everyday Epiphanies

Présence(s) Photographie, a photo festival based in Montélimar, will show an outdoor exhibition of the two main series from the book Nepal that was recently published by Le Bec en l’air: Epiphanies of the everyday and Explanation, peace, forgetfulness.

The exhibition will take place outdoors in three different locations along the Rhône in the Ardèche: at the entrance of the Himalayan suspension bridge in Rochemaure, on the dyke in le Teil and in the village in Meysse. The exhibition is open 24/7.

On 17 novembre at 5pm, book signing of Nepal. Epiphanies of the Everyday at the Nouvelle librairie Baume in Montélimar.

Opening on Saturday 24 November
3-6pm – Stroll through  the locations (Meysse 3pm – Rochemaure 4pm – Le Teil 5pm)
6:30pm  Conference “Photography, a pretext to address the road“, cinema Le Regain in Le Teil
8 pm Vernissage and book signing of Nepal. Epiphanies of the Everyday in the Bistro Le Regain.

Summertime 2018

Start date: 4 July 2018

End date: 6 July 2018

Time: 6PM

Lieu : Saint-Charles, 2 rue de la Calade, Arles

Nepal, Everyday Epiphanies

Summertime is back in Arles this year again!

I’ll be singing my books published by Le Bec en l’air and Arnaud Bizalion on 4 and 5 July from 6 to 9 PM.

Nepal, Epiphanies of the Everyday

Date: 21 April 2018

Time: 4 PM

Lieu : Élysée Museum, Lausanne, Switzerland

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On the occasion of the launch of their latest books, the Élysée-Lausanne museum invites Frédéric Lecloux and Olivier Föllmi to share their experience and to discuss contemporary documentary photographic issues. Caroline Recher, curator at the museum, will lead the discussion.

More details soon.

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness

Start date: 28 March 2018

End date: 29 March 2018

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness

In collaboration with Amnesty International, VU’ Agency will host the photographic lecture Nepal-Qatar, the Void and the Fullness on two successive evenings.

More soon.

 

Nepal / La grande Route par tous les temps

Date: 17 March 2018

Time: 10:30-11:30 am

Lieu : Paris book fair, stand K18

La grande Route par tous les temps

At Paris book fair, on the occasion of the publishing of Nepal, Epiphanies of the Everyday by Le Bec en l’air and of La Grande Route par tous les Temps by Arnaud Bizalion, Frédéric Lecloux and his publishers, Arnaud Bizalion and Fabienne Pavia, will discuss about their collaboration and more generally about contemporary photobook publishing issues.

The talk will be held in French. A books signing will ensue on the Pôle photo stand.

Nepal, Epiphanies of the Everyday

Date: 7 March 2018

Time: 6:45 PM

Lieu : Musée Nicéphore Niépce, Chalon-sur-Saône

Nepal. Epiphanies of the everyday

As part of PREAC (Pôle de ressources pour l’éducation artistique et culturelle), a training course for professionals about the publisher/author relationship in the process of the creation of a photobook that will take place at the Niépce Museum in Chalon-sur-Saône on 7 and 8 March, Frédéric Lecloux et Fabienne Pavia, director of Le Bec en l’air, will discuss about the making of Nepal, Epiphanies of the Everyday, that they published recently.

Open to all. Free admission subject to seat availability. The talk will be held in French.

 

Photography, a pretext to address the road

Date: 20 January 2018

Time: 8 PM

Lieu : Les Pilanthropes, 26110 Les Pilles

La photographie, un prétexte pour répondre à la route

Les Pilanthorpes, the community café of Les Pilles, near Nyons, proposes the projection and reading of « La Photographie, un prétexte pour répondre à la route » (the French version of « Photography, a pretext to address the road ». A few sonnets from La grande Route par tous les temps will be read before.

The reading will be followed by a book signing of my recent books, including La grande Route par tous les temps and Nepal.

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness

Start date: 1 March 2017

End date: 30 November 2018

Lieu : France

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness

The exhibition of this series, sponsored by Amnesty International, is presented throughout the year in the different local groups of Amnesty in France. For more info contact Sarah Roussel.

Bonne année !

Start date: 1 December 2017

End date: 31 December 2017

Bonne année

I’ve had the pleasure to write the text for the book Bonne année, which tells the friendship between some famous French photographers (Robert Doisneau, Denis Brihat, Édouard Boubat, Jean-Pierre Sudre…) through their greetings cards.

The book is out in december 2017.

L’Usure du Monde

Start date: 19 November 2017

End date: 26 November 2017

Time: 10 AM - 9 PM

Lieu : Salle Le Bournot, 4 boulevard Gambetta, 07200 Aubenas

L’Usure du Monde

On the occasion of the Eastern-European focus of the 19th Rencontres des cinémas d’Europe in Aubenas, an exhibition of L’Usure du Monde is proposed, along with a traditional slideshow of some rare images of the voyage.

Opening on Wednesday 22 November at 7 PM.

The festival’s bookstore organises a book signing during the opening. All my recent books will be available, including La grande Route par tous les temps, the limited edition of L’Usure du Monde and Nepal.

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness

Date: 15 November 2017

Time: 4:30 PM

Lieu : University of Nottingham, Great-Britain

Népal-Qatar : le Vide et le Plein

Looking at my Nepal-Qatar in an oblique way, with the question of the authenticity of the photographer in mind.
As part of the Travel Cultures Network lectures.

Paris Photo

Start date: 11 November 2017

End date: 12 November 2017

Lieu : Stand H8, Grand Palais, Paris

Népal. Épiphanies du Quotidien

Le Bec en l’air participates in Paris Photo (book sector) in 2017.

On that occasion I’ll sign Nepal and my other books on Saturday 11 November at 5 PM and on Sunday 12 November in the morning.

Figures with absent landscapes

Start date: 10 November 2017

End date: 24 November 2017

Time: 10 AM - 5 PM, Monday to Friday

Lieu : Highfield House, University Park Campus, Nottingham

Figures avec paysages absents / e-ku IV

Exhibition of the outcome of my residence in Nottingham with the local Nepali community.

Opening: Monday 13 November, noon.

Liverpool Travel Seminar: ‘Travel, Text and Image’

Date: 23 September 2017

Lieu : Liverpool, Great-Britain

L’Usure du Monde

I have been invited by Charles Forsdick and Zoe Kinsley to speak at 11th Liverpool Travel Seminar: ‘Travel, Text and Image’ at the University of Liverpool. I will project my work speak about l’Usure du Monde and several Nepalese series.

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness

Date: 14 September 2017

Time: 6 PM

Lieu : Bibliothèque Universitaire, 720 Avenue de l'Europe, 71200 Le Creusot

Népal-Qatar : le Vide et le Plein

A lecture-projection in collaboration with Amnesty International’s Le Creusot group, on the occasion of the exhibition of the series at the University Library of Le Creusot.

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness

Date: 8 September 2017

Time: 6 PM

Lieu : Le Repère, rue des Réformés, 26110 Nyons

Népal-Qatar : le Vide et le Plein

A lecture-projection in collaboration with Amnesty International’s Nyons-Dieulefit group.
Free admission subject to availability. Donations welcome.

La grande Route par tous les temps

Start date: 4 July 2017

End date: 4 August 2017

La grande Route par tous les temps

La grande Route par tous les temps is a volume of 30 sonnets that I collected along the roads between 1991 and 1998…
It is published by Arnaud Bizalion this summer and was launched at Summertime in Arles on 4 July.

Summertime in Arles

Start date: 4 July 2017

End date: 6 July 2017

Time: 6-10 PM

Lieu : Place Honoré Clair, 13200 Arles

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Signing of La Grande Route par tous les Temps, published by Arnaud Bizalion, and of my other books with Le Bec en l’air, on the occasion of the third edition of Summertime photobooks event, during the Rencontres d’Arles, with Le Bec en l’air, Filigranes, Loco and Arnaud Bizalion.

Ton identité c’est ta grimace

Start date: 16 May 2017

End date: 7 June 2017

Time: See on the Médiathèque's website

Lieu : Médiathèque départementale à Nyons

Dans le Phantômaton

An exhibition of the photographs of the Phantômaton, and other oddities.
The Phantômaton is an experience by Antiquarks and Frédéric Lecloux, supported by the Communauté de Communes des Baronnies en Drôme Provençale and the Département de la Drôme.

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness

Date: 13 May 2017

Time: 8:30 PM

Lieu : Les Pilanthropes, 26110 Les Pilles

Népal-Qatar : le Vide et le Plein

A lecture-projection in collaboration with the avec the groupe Nyons-Dieulefit of Amnesty International.
Free admission subject to availability.

Pix: The Nepal Issue

Start date: 5 May 2017

End date: 18 June 2017

Time: 11 am - 19 pm

Lieu : Goethe Institut, Bombay, India

The exhibition from Pix: The Nepal Issue, including a selection of Everyday Epiphanies series, is in Mumbai for some weeks. Opening on 5 May at 6:30 pm.

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness

Start date: 13 March 2017

End date: 14 March 2017

Lieu : University of Oxford, England

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness

On the occasion of the workshop “Circuits of Labour, Obligation and Debt: International Migrants, Their Families, and the Migration Industry in Nepal” at the Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology of the University of Oxford, I will present my ressearch on the Nepali migrations to Qatar in the form of a commented slideshow.

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness

Start date: 1 March 2017

End date: 30 November 2018

Lieu : France

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness

The exhibition of this series, sponsored by Amnesty International, is presented throughout the year in the different local groups of Amnesty in France. For more info contact Sarah Roussel.

Artist in residence

Start date: 1 February 2017

End date: 30 November 2017

Figures with absent landscapes

Thanks to a Leverhulme Trust grant, I am an artist in residence at the University of Nottingham, England, during a period of ten months in 2017. I will work with the local Nepali community on the subjects of the family album.

Népal-Qatar: the void and the fullness

Start date: 5 December 2016

End date: 5 January 2017

Lieu : Université de Caen Normandie

Népal-Qatar : le Vide et le Plein

Exhibition sponsored by Amnesty International
Slideshow and artist talk, Monday 5th December, 6PM.
B.U Sciences-Staps, Campus 2, Université de Caen Normandie

Nepal-Qatar, the Void and the fullness

Date: 16 November 2016

Time: 6:45PM

Lieu : Musée Nicéphore Nièpce, Châlon-sur-Saône

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness

Artist talk and slideshow of the series Nepal-Qatar, the Void and the fullness, on the occasion of the Semaine de la Solidarité Internationale.
This evening is proposed by CEDAMI association in collaboration with the Société des Amis du Musée and the Musée Nicéphore Niépce.

Photobook social club

Start date: 10 November 2016

End date: 13 November 2016

Time: 2-9PM

Lieu : Galerie Clémentine de la Féronnière

L’Usure du Monde

I’ll be representing Le Bec en l’Air at the Photobook Social Club as well as signing my own books on the occasion of Paris Photo.

Among Other confirmed participating publishers are : Clémentine de la Féronnière, Michel Husson, Light Motiv, Arnaud Bizalion, Claude Nori, Filigranes, AF éditions, The Eyes, Loco, Transphotographic, Poetry wanted…

Pix: The Nepal issue at Photo Kathmandu

Start date: 30 September 2016

End date: 3 November 2016

Lieu : Taragaon Museum, Hyatt Hotel, Kathmandu

Epiphanies of the Everyday

An exhibition of The Nepal Issue of Indian Quarterly Pix, featuring the Everyday Epiphanies series, will be part of Photo Kathmandu 2016.

Comme à Ostende

Start date: 23 September 2016

End date: 25 September 2016

Time: 9am-6pm

Lieu : Ostend, Belgium

Brumes à venir

A photography workshop in Ostend with Photographes du Monde.

2nd edition

Petits arrangements avec la surface

Start date: 17 September 2016

End date: 18 September 2016

Time: 9am-6pm

Lieu : Brussels, Belgium

Brumes à venir

A photography workshop in Brussels with Photographes du Monde.

5th edition

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness

Date: 14 July 2016

Time: 5:30pm

Lieu : Yala Maya Kendra, Patan Dhoka, Lalitpur, Nepal

Nepal-Qatar: the Void and the Fullness
An artist Talk by Frédéric Lecloux about his ongoing project on Nepali migrations to Qatar.
This is a public lecture and admission is free and open to all. Seating is first-come-first-served.
Please direct queries to 4472807

Workshop Influences belges #2

Start date: 14 June 2016

End date: 16 June 2016

Time: 9am - 6pm

Lieu : Beaucouzé (49), France

Brumes à venir

I’ll teach a photography workshop at the invitation of Influences festival in Beaucouzé (49), near Angers, whose theme for the coming edition is Belgium.

Petits arrangements avec la surface

Start date: 21 May 2016

End date: 22 May 2016

Lieu : Brussels, Belgium

Brumes à venir

A photography workshop in Brussels with Photographes du Monde.

4th edition

Pix: The Nepal Issue

Date: 16 April 2016

Time: 7PM

Lieu : Goethe Institut, New Delhi

Pix: The Nepal Issue

Launch evening of the latest issue of the Indian Photography Quarterly Pix, about Nepal.

With a portfolio of the Everyday Epiphanies series, and the work of 12 other photographers, including Shikhar Battrai, Sagar Chhetri, Nirman Shrestha, Surendra Lawoti, Philip Blenkinsop, Tuomo Manninen…

Presentation by NayanTara Gurung Kakshapati.

Everyday Epiphanies

Start date: 5 March 2016

End date: 20 March 2016

Time: 6:30 pm - midnight

Lieu : Couleur Café, 8 rue de la Maladrerie, 26110 Nyons

Exhibition of the Everyday Epiphanies series at Couleur Café in Nyons.

Opening: 5 March, 6:30 pm.
Lecture at 7 PM: Photography, a pretext to address the road (in French).

L’Usure du Monde

Start date: 11 February 2016

End date: 19 March 2016

Lieu : Alliance française, Kathmandu

L’Usure du Monde

Alliance française in Kathmandu hosts the exhibition of the series l’Usure du Monde.

Opening on 11 February, with:
A slideshow of a selection of the outcome of the 5 previous editions of the Photographing the Everyday workshop (2010-2015).
Screening of the film Le Bord de l’éclipse.
Reading/slideshow of the text Photography, a pretext to address the road.

More soon on photo.circle’s webiste.

Photo Kathmandu

Start date: 3 November 2015

End date: 9 November 2015

Lieu : Kathmandu, Nepal

L’explication, la paix, l’oubli

The first photo festival in Nepal, organised by photo.circle.

November 3-9, 2015

With a new exhibition of the Everyday Epiphanies series.

October 30-November 2: I’ll workshop with a group of 8-12 Nepali students on the theme: Photographing the Everyday (4th edition)

Info, call for entries, print sale fundraiser and all details are on the festival’s webiste.

Comme à Ostende

Start date: 9 October 2015

End date: 11 October 2015

Time: 9am-6pm

Lieu : Ostend, Belgium

Brumes à venir

A photography workshop in Ostend with Photographes du Monde.

Les Nuits Photographiques

Date: 17 September 2015

Time: 7pm

Lieu : Pavillon carré de Baudouin, Paris

Le Bord de l’éclipse

Screening of the film Le Bord de l’éclipse.

Petits arrangements avec la surface

Start date: 11 September 2015

End date: 13 September 2015

Time: 9am-6pm

Lieu : Brussels, Belgium

Brumes à venir

A photography workshop in Brussels with Photographes du Monde.

2nd edition

Summertime in Arles

Start date: 7 July 2015

End date: 8 July 2015

Time: 7pm-9pm

Lieu : Arles (13), France

L’Usure du Monde<br> limited edition

Book signing with le Bec en l’air at the Bourse du Travail.


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