About

© Morgane Lay for Christian Dior Parfums 


/ Lives and works between Lyon (France) and Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)  

/ elsaleydier [at] gmail.com

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Gallery (Amsterdam)

GALERIE CAROLINE O’BREEN
Hazenstraat 54
1016 SR Amsterdam
The Netherlands
+31 0647104484
caroline@carolineobreen.com
www.carolineobreen.com

Agency (Paris)

VALERIE MARTINEZ AGENCY
1 rue de la Planche
75007 Paris
France
tel + 33 (0)1 45 62 77 08
valerie@valeriemartinez.com
www.valeriemartinez.com

AWARDS
      & RESIDENCIES

/ Mentorat des Filles de la Photo Prize 2020 – Laureate
/ FOAM Talents 2020 – Finalist
/ Encontros da Imagem Emergentes Award 2020 – Laureate
/ Photographic commission CNAP / Jeu de Paume 2020 – Laureate 
/ Encontros da Imagem Discovery Awards 2020 – Finalist 
Prix Maison Ruinart / Paris Photo 2019 – Laureate
Artist in Residence at Ruinart 2019, Reims, France
Dior Emerging Talent Award 2019 – Laureate
/ FOAM Talent 2019 – Finalist
Prix HSBC pour la Photographie 2018 – Finalist
Artist in Residence at Hameau des Baux 2018, Arles, France
Artist in Residence at Alliance Française de Bogotá 2017, Colombia 
Artist in Residence at Jardim Suspenso 2016, Babilônia, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 
Artist in Residence at EAVerão 2016, Parque Lage, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 
Concours Olympus/ENSP 2013 – 1st Prize 

SOLO 
  EXHIBITIONS

2021

/ Solo show [Emergentes Award 2020]
Festival Encontros da Imagem
Braga, Portugal

2020

/ Heatwave
with Prix de la Maison Ruinart
Art Genève, Geneva, Switzerland


/ Heatwave
with Prix de la Maison Ruinart
ARCOmadrid, Madrid, Spain


/ Transatlántica
Caroline O’Breen gallery
Amsterdam, Netherlands

2019

/ Transatlántica
Intervalle Gallery, Paris, France


/ Transatlántica
With Résonance of Biennale d’Art Contemporain de Lyon
Poltred, Lyon, France


/ Paris Photo Fair 2019
with Galerie Intervalle
Grand Palais, Paris, France


/ Heatwave
with Prix de la Maison Ruinart / Paris Photo 2019
Grand Palais, Paris, France

2018

/ Like a Thunderstorm Over a Landscape
ATA, San Francisco, USA

2017

/ Plátanos con platino
Alliance Française de Bogotá, Bogotá, Colombia

GROUP SHOWS
          & SCREENINGS

2021 [upcoming]

/ 100% Sorties d’écoles [upcoming]
Grande Halle, La Villette, Paris, France


/ Commande Photographique Nationale Image 3.0  [upcoming]
With French National Center of Arts (CNAP) and Musée du Jeu de Paume
Paris, France


/ Rencontres Photographiques de Lorient [upcoming]
Galerie Tal Coat
Hennebont, France


2020

/ Les Mauvaises Herbes Résisteront
Sur un commissariat d’Alice Santiago
CACN Centre d’Art – Espace Villary, Nîmes, France


/ Paris Experiences Photo X RATP
Paris metro stations
Paris, France


/ KYOTOGRAPHIE 2020
with Prix de la Maison Ruinart
Hosoo gallery, Kyoto, Japan


/ Art Paris Art Fair
with Galerie Intervalle
Grand Palais, Paris, France


/ Unseen Photo Fair [canceled]
with Galerie Intervalle
Amsterdam, Netherlands


/ Paris Photo Fair [canceled]
with Galerie Intervalle
Grand Palais, Paris, France


/ Genesis
Encontros da Imagem Festival
Braga, Portugal


/ 100% [canceled]
Grande Halle, La Villette, Paris, France


/ Cell Signals
with Answers Without Words
SF CameraWork, San Francisco, USA


2019

/ Dior – The Art of Color
Kosmo, Neuilly, France


/ Dior – The Art of Color
Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie d’Arles
Arles, France


/ What’s Going on in Brazil?
Fondation Manuel Rivera Ortiz,
Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie d’Arles
Arles, France


/ Lucie Foundation Group Show
Month of Photo LA, Arena 1 Gallery
Santa Monica, USA


/ Wall
with The Smell of Dust, FotoHaus,
Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie d’Arles
Arles, France


/ Fotografia, Amor e Luta
with Revista Old
Salvador, Brasília, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Curitiba & Porto Alegre, Brazil


/ Retour de résidence
Hameau des Baux
Baux de Provence, France


2018

/ Atlas of Forms
 
Soft Power Palace Festival
Stuttgart, Germany


/ Photographie émergente France / Brésil
 
Paris Photo, Galerie Collection Privée
Paris, France


/ Unseen Photo Fair
with galerie Intervalle
Amsterdam, Holland


/ Answers Without Words
Cascade Paragon Gallery / Columbia River Correctional Institution
Portland, USA


/ Nature Within
 
Galerie Prints
London, UK


/ Novos Protagonismos
 
Valongo Festival Internacional da Imagem
Santos, Brazil


/ Du bonheur et rien d’autre
L’Atelier du Midi
Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie
Arles, France


/ #FORATEMER #POESIAFICA
curated by The Smell of Dust, FotoHaus
Les Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie
Arles, France / Berlin, Germany


/ Voyage à Nantes
With Festival Circulation(s)
Nantes, France


/ Lucie Foundation Group Show
Month of Photo LA 
Los Angeles, USA


/ Territorios Imaginarios
PHotoEspaña
Madrid, Spain


Festival Circulation(s)
 Le Cent-Quatre
Paris, France


/ The Earth Issue
The House of St Barnabas
London, UK


2017

/ Foto Féminas Screening
Just Another Photo Festival
Kolkata, India


/ Braços Verdes e Olhos Cheios de Asas
Screening at the invitation of Revista OLD
Festival Valongo
Santos, Brazil


/ #FORATEMER #POESIAFICA
Screening curated by The Smell of Dust
São Paulo, Brazil


/ #FORATEMER #POESIAFICA
Screening curated by The Smell of Dust, FotoHaus,
Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie
Arles, France


2016

/ Fuori Serranda
LO.FT,
Lecce, Italy


/ Jardim Suspenso
Morro da Babilônia
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


/ Réserves
L’Atelier du Midi
Arles, France


/ Interstices
Festival MAP Toulouse
Toulouse, France


/ Échange de vues / Conversations Photographiques d’Olympus
Galerie Les Filles du Calvaire
Paris, France


2015

/ Histoires parallèles
FRAC PACA
Marseille, France


/ Interstices
ENSP 2015 Graduate Students Exhibition, Galerie Agnès b.
Paris, France


/ Olympus engage une Conversation Photographique
Photographic Conversation with Paolo Woods
Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie,
Couvent Saint Césaire, Arles, France


/ Work In Progress
Église Saint Julien
Arles, France


/ Vigilance
Voies Off Screening, Palais de l’Archevêché
Arles, France



/ OFF the Wall ON the Walls 
Manuel Rivera Ortiz Foundation
Arles, France


/ Échappées Belles
Palais de l’Archevêché
Arles, France 


/ La Double vie des images
Galerie Le Réverbère
Lyon, France 

2014

/ J’ai sondé les actes et les rêves
L’Atelier du Midi
Arles, France 


A Process  
curated by Der Greif
Höhmannhaus Gallery
Augsburg, Germany 


/ WHY? Part 1
a collaboration with Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, 
Aréna Gallery
Arles, France 


/ Alirandu
L’Atelier du Midi,
Arles, France 


2013

/ Décartographie
Musée de la Camargue
Salin de Giraud, France 


/ Décartographie
With Marseille Provence 2013
Temple d’Arles, Arles, France 


/ La Nuit je mens
Hôtel Arlatan, Arles, France 

EDITIONS

/ Esgotados, Co-edited with Le Magasin de Jouets, 2015 
Alirandu, Self-published, 2014 

FEATURES 
      & PUBLICATIONS

/ Connaissance des Arts, FOAM Magazine, Le Figaro, Beaux Arts Magazine, Mint Magazine, Fisheye Magazine, Famous Aspect, Unseen Magazine, Het Parool, Süddeutsche Zeitung, Tempus Magazine, IMA Magazine, NOTO, GUP Magazine, Cercle Magazine, revista Amarello, Archive Collective, Scenario Mag, Off The Wall, ARCHIVOzine, Causette, Le Tigre


/ Dior, The Art of Color, 2019
American B, Paripé Books, 2017
Échanges de vues, Éditions Filigranes, 2015
Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie d’Arles 2015 catalog, Actes Sud, 2015
Échappées Belles, Le catalogue des diplômés de l’École Nationale Supérieure de la Photographie 2015, Éditions Diaphane, 2015 

/ France Culture