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Une image, des images #3 with Rahaab Allana

In this third episode, Rahaab Allana shares the story of Henri Cartier-Bresson’s photograph Camp de réfufiés, Kurukshetra, 1947 [Refugees camp, Kurukshetra, 1947]. — Each episode of Une image, des images is an opportunity for a specialist to recount the story of…


The Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson celebrates twenty years of photography!

Under the patronage of Mrs Rima Abdul Malak, minister of Culture, the Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson held its first gala dinner at the Pavillon Cambon Capucines on Monday 6 November 2023 to celebrate its 20th anniversary. In 20 years, through a…


Photography and cycling: a shared history

In the framework of the exhibition Bike Trip, USA, 1939, dedicated to Ruth Orkin’s extraordinary solo bicycle journey across the United States at the age of 17, the Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson will be hosting an event on December 7 at…


The Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson has found a few seconds of unreleased footage of Henri Cartier-Bresson photographing the streets of New York!

All his life, Henri Cartier-Bresson repeatedly expressed his refusal to be filmed or photographed at work. Because of this reluctance, only two films in which he could be seen photographing were known until now. Last month, the Fondation made a…