Photographer Marc Garanger, well known for his portraits of Algerian women taken during the Algerian war, died on April 27, 2020 in Lamblore (Eure-et-Loir) he was 85 years old. Historian Françoise Denoyelle, who knew him in the 1970s and attended him all his life, traces his journey for A l’oeil. Marc Garanger, dignity above all else and therefore prefers empathy. In the history of photography, Marc Garanger will remain the author of Femmes algériennes (1982) which is not much in terms of the importance of his work, but the density of the subject, the accuracy of the gaze of this...
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