laure maugeais


• Laure Maugeais (b.1980 in Quimper, Finistere, Brittany, France)  
• Professional photographer, artist - Siret 533 711 933 
• Based in Chamonix Mont Blanc (France) 
• Her work focuses on the concepts of identity and territory and how they mirror each others 
• Masterclass with Diana Lui – 6 months training : the art of centering your eye 
• Workshops with Diana Lui, Klavdij Sluban, Jacques Cousin, Marie-Noëlle Leroy 
 • Trained in phototherapy 
• Trained in the bases of bookbinding with Estelle Dorival 
• Master in Anthropology - Bachelor in Documentary film - Master in cultural management (Unesco/Belgrade, Serbia)- Master in pedagogy and education 
• Art director and curator of SHOOT! photo festival and its art residencies  
• Portfolio reviewer  
• She created an ngo which pilots projects of image education and photographic creation in a rural area: Image Temps. 
• She built and developped a program of visual education for the museum Maison de la Mémoire et du Patrimoine - Chamonix -FR 
• Jury for Belgrade Photo Month, Mentor price freelens 
• and, in a previous life...: 
director of french cultural centers in Kosovo, 
assistant of cultural chief of fr embassy in Kosovo, 
ethnologue for independant laboratory in social sciences LIRESS and for French Observatory of drugs and toxicomany, 
french teacher for foreigners and trainer for teachers  

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"Aller longtemps" exhibition, Les rencontres photographiques Longueau 


The fold, gallery Graine de photographe, Paris, France  (collective exhibition with Bruno Fontana, Mélanie Jane Frey, Thierry Nava, Laurent Villeret, Marie-Sophie Leturcq)

2017 Morocco, a breath, Nuits photographiques d'Essaouira, Morocco The fold, Nîmes (France) Le Lac gelé gallery 2016 At the edge of you, Montmelian (France), screenshow, the Montmelian Photo Festival The fold, Chamonix Mont Blanc (France), base camp 1970m high 2015 Des clics et des classes (France), collective exhibition, Rencontres d'Arles, France The fold, Namur (Belgium) collective exhibition, Expolaroid The fold, St Jorioz (France), exhibition at Festival Les Apartés Kosovo-Mue, Belgrade (Serbia), Inex gallery, personal exhibition , installation sound/photo 2014 At the edge of you, Lyon (France), exhibition at Itinérances Photo Docks Art Fair Snowed in , Montélimar (France), screenshow at Présence(s) festival de photographie d’auteur Snowed in, Castelfranc (France), exhibition at Rencontres Photographiques Kosovo-Mue, Trouville (France), exhibition at 8th Printemps Balkanique 2013 Snowed in, Pierrevert (France) screenshow Nuits Photographiques 2012 Kosovo-Mue, Genève (Swiss), screenshow at Gallery L art contemporain, OpenShow Kosovo-Mue, Namur (Belgium), screenshow at Aspëkt Live, House of Culture 2011 Kosovo-Mue, Sète, screenshow at OffSète Images-documentaires Voyage ou conversation, Châteaulin, Bibliothèque municipale, personal exhibition 2010 Inch allah les Balkans, Guidel, screenshow at Nuit de la photo aurOres, Chamonix, Insted (installation) 2009 Voyage ou conversation, personal exhibition, gallery Maison d’Europe et d’Orient Paris 

2008 Voyage ou conversation, personal exhibition, NoviSad (Serbia), French Institute, solo show for the European Night of the Museums 2006 En marche- Duke Ecur, personal exhibition, Pristina (Kosovo), ODA theater (installation video/sound) 2005 Passage(s), Montpellier, Cinema Diagonal - bourse CapJeune 34, personal exhibition Passage(s), Châteaulin, Lycée St Louis (workshop with students)


2018 - Art residency - Espace culturel Longueau

2018 - Residency for Image Temps

2018 - Collaboration with Blick - professional highschool

2017-2018 - Residency "du geste à l'image" with Image Temps  

2016-2017 - Invited artist by DIAPHANE Picardie : residency for La photo bat la campagne 

2016-2017 - Invited artist at the college FrisonRoche, Chamonix (74) 

2016 - Residency for the "communauté de communes Chamonix Valley" - primary schools

2015-2017 - Residency at the Maison de la Mémoire et du Patrimoine, Chamonix(74) 

2016 - Intervention at the school J.Balmat Chamonix (74) 

2014-2015 - Residency at the primary school Les Houches (74) in partnership with la Maison de la Mémoire et du Patrimoine and Image Temps 

2015 - Residency: des Clics et des Classes, primary school Argentière (74) with Les Rencontres d'Arles, Canopé, Image Temps 

2012-2014 - Participant photographer at Maison de la Mémoire et du Patrimoine - Chamonix (74) 

2013 - Workshops - Pristina, Mitrovica, Kosovo - with the french embassy, Alliance française, Image Temps

2006-2008 - Workshops french teachers "practice photography to indroduce a project in your classroom" - during a summer program of training


ZINE Maroc - zine, available at Librairie Les Insolites, Tanger, Morroco

Le pli- the book , available at the photo department of the Chamonix valley archives

RENE - the book , available at the Tipibook shop in Brussels 

BOOK n°2 - Sarmad magazine collaboration with the serie René  

Anecdote(s) - the book, available for consultation at the museum Maison de la Mémoire et du Patrimoine, Chamonix Mont Blanc 

Kosovo - the book 

Article - "Photographies touristiques et artistiques au Maroc" for the collective book "La photographie au Maghreb : Enjeux symboliques et créations artistiques" in cooperation with the University Cadi Ayyad Marrakech - Morocco written with Thibault Danteur (sociologist) and Moulay M’hamed Saâd (photographer


Permanent collection of the photo departement of the Chamonix valley Archives Private art collections LECTURES  

2018  For "La petite université" - Chamonix Fr - "A story of photography"

2014 - 2015 - 2018  University of Geneva, Swiss, "The Swiss Photography"