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CAMILLE LEVERT

ABOUT

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BIOGRAPHY

 

Born in France in 1974.
Photographer and collage artist. I live and work in Hong Kong. 

I studied foreign languages (english and chinese, LVQ level 5) and new technologies. I worked 12 years in public relations (food & beverage marketing), including 4 years in China.
In January 2009, I left the marketing world and settled as a full-time freelance photographer, and started to work on my first collage pieces. 

My son was born in November 2011. 


In early 2013 I created  Kidlighbox®, a one-of-a-kind children workshop dedicated to photography and visual arts, which I ran in different places, public and private.
I live in Hong Hong since 2015 where I run a weekly photography & visual arts workshop at Montessori primary school.

 

Since 2016 I have fully integrated the three-dimensional photocollage technic into my artistic approach, which allows me to push the bounderies of photography and explore new fields such as time layers and the distortion of reality.

My chinese name was given by my first mandarin teacher in secondery school in 1988. 

EXHIBITIONS

 

Photography
2011 .  Brighton (group show at the AM Gallery Brighton)
2009-2014 .  Paris (various exhibitions in private venues) - solo
2010 .  Lyon (Culture à l'Hôpital, curated solo exhibition at the Centre hospitalier Saint Joseph Saint Luc) - solo
2015 .  Terraube, France (Portraits de Terraubois, social project for le Grizzli Vert association) - group
2016 .   Maubourguet (Quinzaine de l'Image, Portraits de Terraubois) - group  

3D photocollage
Solo
Sept 2019  "Stairs" @ Chez Trente
22 nov - 15 dec  2018 .   "Layers of Hong Kong" Gallery Rouge Ephémère, Hong Kong
Group
May 2019 .  Hong Kong Affordable Art Fair with gallery Rouge Ephémère
August 2018 .   Lectoure, France, Le Barbacane (CAB)
May 2018 .  Hong Kong Affordable Art Fair with gallery Rouge Ephémère
August 2017 .   L'Isle Jourdain, France, L'Olympia
July 2017 .   Sarrant, France, Librairie Tartinerie
December 2017 .  Cheung Chau Wave, Hong Kong