The exhibition will feature over 100 photographs by Robert Doisneau, the most iconic, they all love to see or review but also a more original selection of silver prints.
An innovative course will present photographs of the suburbs of yesterday and today, Gentilly, his hometown, Saint-Denis, those of his friends, painters, sculptors, artists, Braque, Giacometti, Fernand Léger, and Picasso many others, of course Jacques Prevert, lifelong friend and Maurice Baquet, cellist.
The visitor will find Robert Doisneau, the reporter of the « working life » but also of « Vogue », his models and his worldliness. He will discover in the eyes of the photographer the world of childhood, disobedience and insolence, the vacation and recreation. It may admire this practice his art and speak through videos and archival materials.
The City of Dinard wanted to give visitors see evidence of a man of his time and the work of a great artist, a humanist never mean, sometimes ironic and humorous.
News published on 09.4.2018