L'oeil public


Personal projects

Dignity Project – Amnesty International


2008 - India
Too often in India, especially in the State of Odisha, mineral ressources are located where tribals and low castes have been living for centuries. Their land is negotiated at ridiculously low prices, if not simply grabbed away, and they pay with their...



 

The Suicide Crops


2006 > 2007 - Maharashtra, India
Summer 2006. One farmer commits suicide every height hours in Vidarbha, the cotton belt of India. The great majority of the peasants who ended up excessively indebt and who committed suicide had gone to genetic cotton.



 

India Shining, India Crying


2004 > 2008 - India
Ambitious, gigantic and under international scrutiny, India has a plan: to become an economic giant among nations. But the instrument of progress is impatient and greedy, and ignores the destructive consequences it delivers upon the poor.



 

Indian Night


2004 > 2008 - India
Night roving in India's cities, villages and countryside. To catch an essence of the country, the one from its street life.



 

Editorial & other stories

Bombay loaded


2004 > 2008 - India
Those hoping to find themselves surrounded by the best and the brightest on a kitsch Bollywoodian dancefloor are quickly disillusioned. Bombay revellers are the same as those found in Moscow or Shanghai: globalized.



 

Hinduist Pogrom


2008 - Orissa, India
The State of Orissa, India went through its most brutal and widespread communal violence in its history ever, at the end of august, 2008.



 

Publications

Dignity. Human Rights and Poverty


Published 2010
by Textuel publisher. Out with the major exhibition "Dignity" of Amnesty International France with Oeil Public photographers.



 

The Megapolis Tour. Bombay


Published 2009
by Gestalten. out with the exhibition at Seven Star Gallery, Berlin.



 

This Day of Change


Published 2009
by Kodansha Publishers & Courrier Japan.



 

Alchemy of Iniquity


Published 2008
by Panos South Asia. An assignment of Panos South Asia NGO.



 

India Now. New visions in photography


Published 2007
Co-publishing by Textuel et Thames & Hudson.



 




Multimedia

Holy Amarkantak


2011 - India
There still are some secret places in India. Amarkantak, small holy town built at the source of the Narmada river, is one of them.