Charlotte Bovy

Photography

Biography and career

Charlotte Bovy





Born in 1984, Paris.


In her latest series entitled "Fragment (s)", she presents silver photographs taken at Villa Medici in Rome in 2016. "I wanted to capture these iconic trees of the Académie de France. These keepers of the harmony of the place go back for some in the time of Ingres.


" Shortly after shooting, for safety reasons, seven of his trees were felled. "Photography has something to do with the resurrection. Said Roland Barthes.


This series also revolves around an aesthetic research: re-frame the image, re-interpret, re-see differently, re-compose. Here photography is a matter to rework, constantly. From there, any new construction is possible: a new look, a new image, a new story.