Lucien Clergue, former President of the Academy of Fine Arts protected by Picasso, deserved a major exhibition at the Grand Palais. To honor him, and to present his work to the greatest number, the Grand Palais presents his First Albums, from November 14th, 2015 to February 15th, 2016. To discover your eyes closed!
Just one year after his death, the National Galleries of the Grand Palais pays tribute to Lucien Clergue, this prodigy of photography spotted and supported by Pablo Picasso from his 20 years of age.
Lucien Clergue is also the first photographer to be elected to the Académie des Beaux-Arts of the Institut de France in 2007. He has published over 75 books, and made twenty short and medium-length films.
He died at the age of 80, he leaves us plenty of works to analyze and decipher!
Practical information :
Lucien Clergue, the First Albums at the Grand Palais
From November 14th 2015 to February 15th, 2016
Location: Grand Palais, Champs Elysees Metro - Clemenceau
Hours: 10h-20h, Wednesday night until 22h, closed on Tuesday
Prices: € 10, € 7 discount, free for those under 16 years old
For more information, visit: http://www.grandpalais.fr/fr/evenement/lucien-clergue