REN HANGREN Hang died at the age of 29 years old in 2017. Considered one of the greatest photographers in the world, he questioned the relationship to identity and sexuality. The publisher TASCHEN® had already dedicated to him a complete work as for Araki, Mertalas, Lachapelle, Lindbergh, Newton, Testino, Rheims etc... His work is currently puts in the spotlight at La Maison Européenne de la Photographie until May after that of JR.
WBThis young French artist born in 1988 is formed by the art school MJM Graphic Design. His Pop-Art inspiration mixes with Street-Art and Dadaism. He works on different media: he begins by making abstract films, then photography, before becoming interested in the painting in which he merges his various learning.
It is through a series of photographs and representative paintings that he puts forward his philosophy of "Making art the simplicity of not being".