From June 21 to August 25, 2012, the Observatoire du BHV in Paris will host the exhibition Matières et Sentiments by Vincent Perez. Better known to French audiences as an actor and film director, this exhibition will allow audiences to discover his photographic works. Perez presents his own vision of Paris with his friend Auguste Chantrel as his guide. This student of architecture taught Perez to look beyond the the city’s sublime Haussmannian vistas to appreciate its ‘urban teratology’.
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