This is the most complete retrospective of the great French photographer to be held in Italy, featuring 120 vintage images, among which about ten previously un-exhibited ones devoted to Venice, together with documents, books, and letters never previously shown.
Curated by Matthieu Rivallin and produced together with the Jeu de Paume, the exhibition ranges over the whole career of one of the major interpreters of twentieth century photography and a protagonist of the French humanist tradition together with such masters as Brassaï, Gilles Caron, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Raymond Depardon, Robert Doisneau, Izis, André Kertész, Jacques-Henri Lartigue, and Marc Riboud.
- Ph. Willy Ronis, "Les Amoureux de la Bastille, Paris, 1957". Ministère de la Culture / Médiathèque de l’architecture et du patrimoine / Dist RMN-GP © Donation Willy Ronis