Alliance Française will be holding a free and open to all exhibition as part of the Indian Photography Festival in Hyderabad, exhibiting the works of photographer, “ Yannick Cormier” on 10th Ocotober 2015 at Alliance Française.
About Yannick Cormier :
Yannick Cormier was born in 1975 in France.
He worked at Studio Astre in Paris while also pursuing photography education at CIFAP in the early 2000’s.
After years of working as an assistant for Patrick Swirc, William Klein and for magazines such as Vogue, Flair, Elle, Vanity Fair, he began his career as a documentary photographer.
Between 2003 and 2005 he teamed up with the agency WostokPress and was sent to India as a correspondent.
In 2007 he founded the agency Trikaya Photos in India, to showcase emerging photographers working on sensitive issues.
Since 2009, he has been working on the conflict in the region of Kashmir, the problem of drugs addiction in Kolkata and the marginalized transsexual community across India.
His photography is an aesthetic testament of traditions that are endangered in modern India.
His photographs have been published in various international publications such as OjodePez, Courrier International, Libération, The Sunday Guardian, Le Nouvel Observateur, The Hindu, CNN, etc., and have also been exhibited in India and abroad.
The Indian Photography Festival :
The Indian Photography Festival, also known as IPF is an initiative by the Light Craft Foundation, in association with the Govt. of Telangana with an intense desire to unveil, a wide range of photographs.
The first and inaugural edition of IPF will be a 10 day event, not only promoting works of art like, Portraits, Landscapes, Photo-journalism but it will even hold fine art exhibitions, Seminars, Artists Talk, Portfolio Reviews, Photography Workshops, Open Studios & Book Launches, further cementing their aim to grow, in order to become an iconic photography event, by not only putting a spot light on Hyderabad, but on the exceedingly dynamic and innovative Indian photography industry with its outstanding line up of talent throughout this event.
Alliance Française :
Alliance Française Hyderabad is an Arts, Entertainment and language school in the city of Hyderabad is located on, Plot no.4, Aurora Colony, Rd. no. 3, Banjara Hills in the lane adjacent to Q-Mart, in Hyderabad 500034.
Alliance Française’s three main missions are to, provide French classes which are accessible to everybody, and promote the culture of France and of French-speaking people while encouraging all forms of cultural interactions in the city of Hyderabad.
For more information, contact Alliance Française on +91 40 23554485/86 or 9966545652.