CAROLINE HALLEY DES FONTAINES TEXT VERSION



BIOGRAPHY

2007–2008           
Photographic and Video Work “Babel – The Boundaries of Knowledge”
Photographic and Video Project on Women and Femininity (Portraits)

1999–2006
Photographic Project “Time and Silence”
Shooting in India (Women Jail, Jaipur), Tibet/Nepal/India (The Tibetan culture and the exile Path), Afghanistan (The Hazara from Bamiyan), Cambodia (Memory of Angkor), Kenya (Vanishing Tribes of Samburu), Sri Lanka (Slavery and Tea Plantations), Ethiopia (The Keepers of the Temples of Lalibela), Egypt (Tuaregs’ rememberings)

1998  
Design and realization of a personnal photographic project on freedom issues
Research for partners and sponsors

1998- 1995
Human rights officer in International organizations
India – Marocco- Vietnam - Rwanda

1995 –1989
DESS Sociology of development
Master in Law and Human Rights
University La Sorbonne –Paris- France



EXHIBITIONS

March–April 2008
Solo Exhibition “Time and Silence”, Camera Work Gallery, Berlin

2007
Camera Work Gallery, Berlin
Photo London
Paris Photo
Represented by Camera Work Gallery (Berlin, Hamburg, International)

May 2007
Solo Exhibition “Urban Zen Temple” – Art Installation (Photo/Video), Stephan Weiss Studio (Donna Karan), New York City

November 2006–January 2007
Exhibition “Indianscope” – Art Installation (Photo/Video), Maison de la Photographie, Lille (Lille3000 Festival)

September 2006
Solo Exhibition – Stephan Weiss Studio (Donna Karan), New York City

May–June 2006
Solo Exhibition “The Exil Path” – Extract from “Time and Silence”, Tiare Exhibition Space, Paris

January 2006
Solo Exhibition “Time and Silence”, Contemporary Art Gallery Rabouan-Moussion, Paris

May–June 2003
Solo Exhibition “The Exile Path” – Extract from “Time and Silence”, Lugano

January 2003
Los Angeles Photo Fair
Solo Exhibition, On the Path Gallery, Santa Monica – Los Angeles

November 2002–January 2003
Exhibition “Regards Rebelles”, IRIS Gallery, Paris (Month of the Photography, Paris 2002)

2001
Solo Exhibition “Freedom with no Wings”, European Parliament, Brussels
(First World Wide Congress against Death Penalty)

May 2000
Exhibition “The Bosniac World”, EDF Exhibition Space, Paris



CONTACT

Caroline Halley des Fontaines
mail @ carolinehalley.com