Robert Doisneau and the portraits of the era -Que ma joie demeure –

Session: Through January 17,(Tue) 2017 Sponsorship: Bernard Buffet Museum
  • La baiser de l'Hotel de Ville, Paris, 1950

This is the first exhibition ever to be held in Japan focusing on Robert Doisneau’s famous series of “Portraits of the Artists”. Almost 140 works exhibited in the exhibition also include “the classic” images of the photographer selected by Atelier Robert Doisneau.


  • Robert Doisneau

    Robert Doisneau (1912-1994) , is one of the most celebrated humanist photographer of France, known for catching everyday small dramas exquisitely and describedas “the angler of the image.”
    Doisneau expressively photographed the best scenes of lovers in Paris, and children on the street, with humor and the satire. His photographs have always been full with love and curiosity to the humans demonstrating his unique ability to find and frame charismatic characters of artists, ordinary people’s lives with humor and affection. His works are loved worldwide and throughout the times.

All photos © Atelier Robert Doisneau / Contact