laure maugeais


• Laure Maugeais (b.1980 in Quimper, Finistere, Brittany, France)  • Professional photographer, artist - Siret 533 711 933 
• Art director of SHOOT! quinzaine photographique 
• Based in Chamonix Mont Blanc (France) 
• Her work focuses mainly 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 the bases of bookbinding with Estelle Dorizon
• Master in Anthropology - Bachelor in Documentary film - Master in cultural management (Unesco/Belgrade, Serbia)- Master in pedagogy and education 
• 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
• Portfolio reviewer    
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Morocco, a breath, Nuits photographiques d'Essaouira, Morocco
The fold, Nîmes (France) Le Lac gelé gallery
At the edge of you, Montmelian (France) collective screenshow, the Montmelian Photo Festival
The fold, Chamonix Mont Blanc (France) , base camp 1970m high
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
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
Snowed in, Pierrevert (France) screenshow Nuits Photographiques
Kosovo-Mue, Genève (Swiss), screenshow at Gallery L art contemporain, OpenShow
Kosovo-Mue, Namur (Belgium), screenshow at Aspëkt Live, House of Culture
Kosovo-Mue, Sète, screenshow at OffSète Images-documentaires
Voyage ou conversation, Châteaulin, Bibliothèque municipale, personal exhibition
Inch allah les Balkans, Guidel, screenshow at Nuit de la photo
aurOres, Chamonix, Insted (installation)
Voyage ou conversation Paris, personal exhibition, Maison d’Europe et d’Orient
Voyage ou conversation, personal exhibition, NoviSad (Serbia), Centre Culturel Français
show for the European Night of the Museums
En marche- Duke Ecur, personal exhibition, Pristina (Kosovo), ODA theater (installation video/sound)
Passage(s), Montpellier, Cinema Diagonal - bourse CapJeune 34, personal exhibition
Passage(s), Châteaulin, Lycée St Louis (workshop with students)

Residencies and workshops

2018 - Workshop with Blick  - professional highschool

2017 - 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 Mont Blanc

2016 - Residency 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) in partnership with Les Rencontres d'Arles, Canopé, Image Temps, le Réseau des médiathèques

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

2013 - Workshops - Pristina, Mitrovica, Kosovo - in partnership 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


-> Le Pli - the book, available at the phototheque 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 : polaroid Mer de Glace and the book Le pli
Private art collections


2014 - 2015 University of Geneva, Swiss, "The Swiss Photography" lectures for summer cycles