The awakening of adolescence has been a recurring theme that has always fascinated a great many visual artists; conflicts of identity, physical metamorphosis, psychological instability (more…)
Born in Le Havre in 1981, Sarah Le Guern now lives in Paris. Since 2009 she is represented by the Vieille du Temple art gallery, in Paris. In February 2003, Sarah Le Guern made a documentary film on street children in the city of San Cristobal de Las Casas, Mexico, with the help of the Melel Xojobal NGO. From 2005 to 2008, she worked at Matphot as a numerical photography assistant for professional photographs such as Ali Madhavi, Shoky Van Der Horst, Nicolas Bets, Tony Kelly, Guillaume Reynaud, and Gianpaolo Vimercati. She was also responsible for the Bastille studio, located at 36 Boulevard de l’Arsenal, in Paris. From 2008 to 2009, she went to Barcelona to live and work as a photograph. She came back in Paris in 2009. Sarah is currently preparing an exposition on « the people of Vieille du Temple street ».This project is composed of 300 portraits that will be exposed at the Galerie Vieille du Temple art gallery starting February 2011. A photo catalog of the exposition will be made available.