Paris

Paris, France

Opening of the « Wild souls » exhibition at the Orsay museum. To celebrate the centenary of Baltic states, the exhibition presents Baltic symbolism. April 2018. Inauguration de l’exposition « Âmes sauvages » au musée d’Orsay. Pour célébrer le centenaire des états baltes, l’exposition présente le symbolisme balte. Avril 2018.

Roussé

Ruse, Bulgaria

The city of Ruse is located on the banks of the Danube at the border between Romania and Bulgaria. It used to be an elegant city, known as Little Vienna. August 2017. La ville de Roussé se trouve sur les rives du Danube à la frontière entre Roumanie et Bulgarie. C’était autrefois une ville élégante,…

Paris

Paris, France

CRS are the general reserve of the French national police. The task for which they are best known is crowd and riot control. Many of them were out while demonstrators were protesting against the reform of the French national railways. March 2018. Les CRS sont la réserve générale de la police nationale française. La tâche…

Réthymnon

Rethymno, Crete

End of the day in Rethymno. Cretan men drink ouzo, a traditional aniseed liquor, on a café terrace. August 2013. Fin de journée à Réthymnon. Des Crétois boivent de l’ouzo, une liqueur traditionnelle à l’anis, à la terrasse d’un café. Août 2013.

Palerme

Palermo, Italy

The Santa Rosalia festival in July has become increasingly popular in the past years as it is used as a political antimafia symbol. Saint Rosalia is said to have saved the city from a plague epidemic. July 2008. La fête de Sainte Rosalie en juillet est de plus en plus populaire ces dernières années car…

Liege

Liege, Belgium

People are having lunch in the restaurant of the Boverie museum. The museum is located in a palace that was built for the 1905 universal exhibition. November 2017. Des gens déjeunent dans le restaurant du musée de la Boverie. Le musée se trouve dans un palais construit pour l’exposition universelle de 1905. Novembre 2017.

Dresde

Dresden, Germany

A man waits for his wife outside Our Lady’s Church (Frauenkirche) in Dresden. Last time, I was there in 1992,  the church that had been bombed at the end of the war was still a complete ruin and the whole area was a wasteland. December 2017. Un homme attend sa femme devant l’église Notre-Dame (Frauenkirche).…