Tyler Mitchell captures young black people in gardens, parks or in idyllic studio backdrops where they appear as free, expressive, effortless, sensitive and proud, bringing their humanity to the forefront.
Born in Paris in 1988. In 2007 Julia leaves her native country to study photography at ECAL (School of Art and Design in Lausanne, Switzerland). She graduates in 2012. Right after her studies, in 2013, she focuses on the Svalbard archipelago and begins a photo project on which she would be working on for four years. In 2017 the project is exhibited in Longyearbyen and the same year the book is published by Kehrer Verlag (Germany). Since the publication of the book, the project is the subject of many publications and reviews. Julia presented and signed her book at Paris Photo, 2017.