Eyes Wild Open is immediately becoming a landmark in the history of photography

La Libre Belgique

Poetic, coherent and rich, Eyes Wild Open goes through the eyes wide open

Polka magazine

We must hurry to Brussels to discover the unique story of this photography that trembles which should not leave you indifferent

FishEye Magazine

EXHIBITION

MUSEUM OF BOTANIQUE / FEBRUARY 22 – APRIL 22, 2018 / BRUSSELS

For the first time in the world, this exhibition will make 70 years of photography
converse in a unique scenography, mixing rare vintages, new works,
projections, texts and rare books of almost 30 photographers from 17 nationalities
in the prestigious art center of the Museum of Botanique.

William Klein
Robert Frank
Ed van der Elsken
Christer Strömholm
Daido Moriyama
Miyako Ishuichi
Takuma Nakahira
Provoke
Anders Petersen
Paulo Nozolino
Dolorès Marat
Antoine d’Agata
Klavdij Sluban
Michael Ackerman

Lorenzo Castore
Jehsong Baak
JH Engström
Olivier Pin-Fat
Tiane Doan Na Champassak
Jacob Aue Sobol
Gilles Roudière
Arja Hyytiäinen
Alisa Resnik
Stéphane Charpentier
Gabrielle Duplantier
Yusuf Sevincli
Sébastien Van Malleghem
Sohrab Hura

Curator: Marie Sordat

Scenography : Alexandra Delabie, with Mike Derez

Book introduction and exhibition texts writing: Caroline Bénichou

Head of Botanique exhibitions: Marie Papazoglou

THE BOOK

240 pages / Hard cover
150 photographs b&w and color
Fr / Eng
Texts and interviews of Caroline Bénichou, Christian Caujolle, Diane Dufour,
Jean-Kenta Gauthier, Brigitte Ollier, Gilou Le Gruiec, Magali Jauffret, Laura Serani.
André Frère Éditions

INFO

WORKSHOP with YUSUF SEVINCLI 23-25/02

botanique.be/en/exposition/workshop-yusuf-sevincli

BOOK SIGNING 21/02 I 6 p.m
Gabrielle Duplantier is signing her new book Terres Basses / Editions Lamaindonne

SUNDAY MEETING
Sun 03/18/2018 |15h-17h | entrance fee to the exhibition | EN
Come discover Eyes Wild Open in compagny of Marie Sordat, curator of the exhibition.
A unique opportunity.
Do not miss !

EXTRA FORT EVENING│CONFERENCE KLAVDIJ SLUBAN AND GILLES ROUDIERE
Movie theater
Tue 27.03.2018 | 8:30 p.m.-10:45 pm | 5.50 € Single price (entrance to the exhibition included) | IN
Extra Fort evenings are full-bodied photographic evenings for those who love it.
Two photographers present and exchange with you around their work, the
influences that accompanied them in their approach, known projects but also
unknown. The opportunity to discover their images and their personality.
In partnership with Recyclart.

Museum of Botanique

Andre Frère Editions

Eyes Wild Open