Portraits De Villes Vues Choisies (Postcards), Reykjavik
THE HEART OF CITIES BEATS DIFFERENTLY ACCORDING TO THE GAZE OF THOSE WHO WALK THROUGH IT
Portraits De Villes invites you to hear them beating through the heart of an artist.These rare moments are like postcards you collect.
Portraits De Villes ™ is a collection of books published by be-poles. The guest artist is offered a carte blanche to illustrate the city of his choice. Each Portraits of Towns is a unique journey guided by the singular look of an artist, recognized or emerging, who was chosen for the richness and sensitivity of his vocabulary.
In 2007, the be-poles ™ studio created this collection with a particular artistic demand, both on content and form: from the color of blankets to format, papers, white spaces, typography and finishes, all Details have been designed to best serve the image and its history.
Photographer: Martin Bruno
Born in 1968, Martin Bruno navigates between fashion photography and reportage
and advertising order.
Macau, Hong Kong or Tokyo; Arizona desert, Faroe Islands or Icelandic countryside: Martin Bruno likes to define himself as a wandering photographer. Reports solitary walks he picks up random landscapes, hills, plains or faces,
the brief and fragile time of "enlightenment". Through these moments of grace,
the photographer made an album inspired by the beauties of the world. Unconditional silver technique, he works mostly in medium format, "My rolls, yellow Kodak, can turn into gold nuggets in
the secret laboratory. During my travels, I simmering, while fantasizing about
what I can draw on my return. "
He also collaborates with major magazines such as Milk, Jalouse, Elle, Technikart, GQ, Le Monde 2, and has signed brand campaigns such as Orange UK, Galeries Lafayette, Europacorp, Eurodisney ...