Francois Marie Banier

Franaois-Marie Banier was born in Paris in 1947. A novelist and playwright, since the 1970s he has also been taking photographs of public figures as well as anonymous people in the street. In 1991 the Centre Pompidou in Paris exhibited his photographic work for the first time, and further exhibitions have since been organized throughout Europe, in Asia and in Latin America. Maison Europeenne de la Photographie presented a retrospective in 2003, exhibiting his "written" and "painted" photographs...See more