- Anke Nunheim
‘Drowning’ by photographer Alban Grosdidier is about the feeling of submersion that one can have living in a big city. Beginning as an ESAG project in photography, this project was first presented on the banks of the river Seine, Paris, in January 2012.+ Read More
The second part of the series was created in June and showcased on a rainy day along the canal Saint Martin. The disintegration of the prints by rain is a ‘Russian dolls’ effect answering the use of water inside the portraits, emphasizing the act of drowning. Grosdidier says: ‘There are as many ways of facing it as there are people, and therefore there are as many portraits waiting to be done’.