The exhibition of the pictures created during the workshops is an important aspect of Clichés Urbains' action. They pursue a double objective : document the major urban mutation of this historical popular neighborhood, and contribute to a better appreciation of its cultural richness, by its inhabitants and the general public.
Our exhbition catalog is available here.
The 19th district in 1900
150 portaits of the inhabitants of the Flandre neighbourhood in Paris' 19th district. Participants pose dressed up as characters from 1900 in front of archive images of the neighbourhood.
Rue Riquet, rue Suzanne Masson, passage Marcel Landowski, 75019 - 2019
Ourcq - Léon Giraud Superheroes
20 portraits of locals as they defend nature against trash to raise awareness of environmental issues.
Ourcq - Léon Giraud housing complex, 75019 - 2019
Six large format portraits of highly successful women athletes, produced by the year's teenager workshops, are exhibited near Les Courtillières neighbouhood house in Pantin.
Avenue Aimé Césaire, 93500 Pantin - 2019
Time travel for the residents posing, in costumes, in front of an image of their Residency in the 70s.
Michelet Residence, Paris 19th - 2018
Garden Super Heroes
6 cleaning maintainers working on this site are portrayed in photomontages in order to raise awareness on the need to collaborate all together to stop the spreading of everyday waste and its damages.
Orgues de Flandre neighborhood, Paris 19th - 2018
A retrospective exhibition of ten years of workshops and onsite evolutions, during the urban renewal of the area.
Orgues of Flandre - 2017
Great Humans Studio
20 portraits of children reproducing a famous picture of both great men and women known for their commitment towards civil and human rights for minorities.
20 portraits realized to highlight the importance of plants and ecological behaviors in our life (on planet Earth).
Here shown on the gates of the Buttes Chaumont park - 2016
Portraits (de) pros par les Ados
15 teenagers created 9 portraits -both photo and video- of social entrepreneurs during the school year 2018.
Les Canaux - Paris 19 - 2018
100 inhabitants portraits
In partnership with the Inside Out Project led by the artist JR, 100 inhabitants portraits were pasted in the street on the occasion of the renovation of the old Curial Residence.
Michelet Residence - 2013
Novo Olhar (New look)
100 portraits of inhabitants from the Vila Portuária are exhibited as posters in this public housing area from the center of Rio de Janeiro (in the port zone). The background for those portraits is a reproduction of a Parisian street art piece (painted by Da Cruz & friends), creating a hyphen between countries and neighborhoods.
Morro da Providência, Rio de Janeiro - 2014
Each year we produce an exhibition composed of the best pictures from weekly workshops with the children.
The association has been installing a mobile photographic studio in public places for 10 years now, visually exploring citizenship matters and how to live together better.
100 portraits realized during Paris_plages (program of summer activities) in Paris (in front of an image from Rio de Janeiro) and on a beach in Rio (in front of a picture from Paris).
Botafogo Gallery - 2016