Edition 2017

Mathieu Asselin

Born 1973, Aix-en-Provence, France. Lives and works in Arles, France.
Mathieu Asselin began working in film production in Venezuela at 16. When he returned to France, he joined the photo agency L’œil du Sud. Between 2005 and 2017, he lived in New York. His work, which has been the object of numerous individual and collective exhibitions, concerns itself with documentary photography and portraiture. He has been published, notably, in The New Yorker, Libération, Géo, Freitag, Paris Match, and Le Monde. In 2016, he was awarded First Prize at the Fotobookfestival Kassel for his book Monsanto, A Photographic Investigation.
  • Institutional partners

    • République Française
    • Région Provence Alpes Côté d'Azur
    • Département des Bouches du Rhône
    • Arles
    • Le Centre des monuments nationaux est heureux de soutenir les Rencontres de la Photographie d’Arles en accueillant des expositions dans l’abbaye de Montmajour
  • Main partners

    • Fondation LUMA
    • BMW
    • SNCF
    • Pernot Ricard
    • Kering
  • Media partners

    • Arte
    • Lci
    • Konbini
    • Le Point
    • Madame Figaro
    • France Culture