François Fontaine
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Cosmos

The series Cosmos is an invitation to an « extraordinary journey» in a fantastic and dreamlike world.

California dream

California Dream takes you into the seaside world of California surfers in the 1960s.

RÊVE D’ORIENT

Dream of the Orient combines three series which were produced in the Far East between 2005 and 2008.

Supernature

Supernature is an imaginary safari which pays tribute to the forces of nature, its beauty and its poetry.

Silenzio!

It is a chromatic and dreamlike photographic work in which glamour and suspense compete to pay a vibrating homage to the art of cinema.

L’HEURE SACRÉE

During the Hindu festival of lights, called Diwali, a large number of pilgrims would stream towards the steps by the Ganges river in order to bathe in its sacred water.

Le vaisseau fantôme

The vessel would slide on the waters like a phantom ship.

Japanese Whispers

Japan, more than any other country, gave me the ultimate feeling of blending in nature and floating on clouds.

Naoshima

It is a small island located between Honshu and Shikoku. A secluded and inspiring place dedicated to the arts and nature.

Rêves de Statues

At night Paris' statues are alive and move.

Lost in China

In this body of work I wanted to restitute the traces, the perfumes, the impressions of the millennial and extremely modern China.

Transsibérien

A phantasmagorical and dreamlike journey on board a mythical train that fascinates and inspires.