Hans Silvester received the Prix International Planète Albert Kahn in December 2022 for his entire career and for his testimonies for an era ranging from 1960 to the present day. Thanks to his openness to the world, the sharpness of his photographer’s eye and his sense of beauty, he gives us iconic images representing everyday characters, witnesses of a culture, a place, of a moment… The photographer’s eye freezes an ephemeral moment to recall what constitutes our history. As such, he is simultaneously an artist, a sociologist, a historian, a defender of cultures and nature through an approach based on trust and observation. This new exhibition started in April 2023. The Retour De Voyage gallery wanted it to be eclectic and diverse to present Hans Silvester’s key works: people of characters from around the world, pétanques, hens, cats and horses, peoples of the Omo Valley Ethiopia … .
Hans Silvester : 60 années de photographie
from April 27 to May 31, 2023
Galerie Retour De Voyage
6 rue Rose Goudard
84800 Isle sur la Sorgue