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Personal projects

Now Delhi


On show now
The economic boom in India and Delhi's headlong rush to demonstrate the country's place in the new world order has resulted in massive changes in the ancient city.



 

Off the Grid


2012-2014 - France
The movement for degrowth, or to live off the grid, both ecological and political, standing up against the consumer society and its destructive character, calls out to more and more citizens to go back to simple lives in the countryside



 

Phallocracia


2014 - Egypt
In Egypt, a cocktail of frustrated pulsions and an extremely phallocratic regime are still ruining Egyptian women’s daily life.



 

Occupy Gezi, Istanbul


June 2013 - Turkey
A massive anti Erdogan (Prime Minister) movement born from a protest against the planned destruction of Gezi Park for a commercial mall.



 

Freedom Fighters – Turkey


June 2013 - Turkey
A massive anti Erdogan (current Prime Minister) movement born from a protest against the planned destruction of Gezi Park for a commercial mall. Revolution icons made out of a digital collage process.



 

Freedom Fighters – France


2012 > 2013 - France
A fierce battle over a new airport project, and against a non-democratic mode of development, has led to heavy clashes between French riot gendarmes and very determined opponents. Revolution icons made out of a digital collage process.



 

Arab Spring


2011 - Arab countries
The 2011 Arab revolutions.



 

Freedom Fighters – Arab spring


2011 - 2012
Arab people couldn't take any more. Revolution icons made out of a digital collage process.



 

Libya – Green Like Hell


March 2011 - Libya
This is the official colour of Gaddafi’s regime and his famous ideological Green Book. If one would dare paint it in another colour, he would for sure get into trouble.



 

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.



 

Mad about Jesus


2005 > 2006
Evangelical Christians, out of a very emotional mode, "save" souls by hundreds of thousands worldwide. A converting power that leaves far behind the good old Catholic Church.



 

Fetishistic Nights


2001 - Paris, Brussel, London
Fetishism is nowadays seen less as any illness but more of a scene. The majority of participants see it as a festive and uninhibited erotic game.



 

Balkans – Beast and the Beauties


2000 > 2002 - Sofia, Belgrade, Sarajevo, Skopje
The word Balkan originates from two Turkish words meaning blood and honey. The media having already sufficiently exploited the blood aspect, therefore during my trips to the region I chose the part of the bee.



 

Clubbers


1994 > 1996 - Brussel, Antwerp, Paris, London
Mid-90's, house music movement is reaching its climax.