Biographie de l'artiste
Marc Riboud is a French photographer who has travelled the world, especially India, China, Vietnam, the United States and the Middle East. In 1959 he gave up his career as engineer to devote himself to photography, and in 1953 he joined Magnum, the famous photojournalism agency, becoming its CEO in 1975. Â A committed man, his photos bear witness to the atrocities of war and the decline of cultures. He is especially interested in the everyday life of distant lands marked by lyricism and cheerfulness.