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Gilles Peress

French photographer

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Peress is a freelance photographer who works for TIME magazine, The New York Times, and many other newspapers and magazines. In Spring 1996 his photographs were included in “Visions of Europe,” a special New York Times Sunday issue. [not from ULAN]

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500041571.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Gilles Peress:

Gilles Peress Rwandan Hutu Refugees Waiting for Medical Attention, Benaco, Tanzania 1994, from the book The Silence, Chapter 2, Purgatory, 1994 (printed ca. 1995) Gelatin silver print
Gilles Peress Sick, Abandoned, Rwandan Hutu Children in a Dispensary, Goma, Zaire 1994, from the book The Silence, Chapter 2, Purgatory, 1994 (printed ca. 1995) Gelatin silver print
Gilles Peress Massacre Site, Ntarubuye, Rwanda 1994, from the book The Silence, Chapter 1, The Sin, 1994 (printed ca. 1995) Gelatin silver print
Gilles Peress Bosnian Muslim Refugees from Banja Luca Arriving at a Dispatching Center, Travnik, Bosnia 1993, from the book Farewell to Bosnia, 1993 (printed ca. 1995) Gelatin silver print
Gilles Peress Evacuation of the Jews, Skanderia, Sarajevo, Bosnia 1993, from the book Farewell to Bosnia, 1993 (printed ca. 1995) Gelatin silver print
Gilles Peress The Beginning of the Krajina war, a Church Ransacked by the Retreating Serb Forces, near Knin, Krajina, Croatia 1995, from the 2nd Bosnia Project, 1995 (printed ca. 1995) Gelatin silver print
Gilles Peress Women in the Courtyard of the Main Mosque, Quom, Iran 1979, from the book Telex Iran, 1979 (printed ca. 1995) Gelatin silver print
Gilles Peress A Pro-Khomeini Demonstration in a Stadium, Tabriz, Iran 1979, from the book Telex Iran, 1979 (printed ca. 1995) Gelatin silver print
Gilles Peress Posters in Front of the US Embassy, Teheran, Iran 1979, from the book Telex Iran, 1979 (printed ca. 1995) Gelatin silver print
Gilles Peress On the Loyalist Shankill Road, Belfast, Ireland 1981, from the Northern Ireland Project, 1981 (printed ca. 1995) Gelatin silver print
Gilles Peress First Snow in Ardoyne, a Nationalist Neighborhood, Belfast, Ireland 1981, from the Northern Ireland Project, 1981 (printed ca. 1995) Gelatin silver print
Gilles Peress Bottom of William Street One Minute before the British First Parachute Regiment Opened Fire, Killing Thirteen Civilians—An Event Known as Bloody Sunday, Derry, Ireland 1972, from the Northern Ireland Project, 1972 (printed ca. 1995) Gelatin silver print
Gilles Peress here is new york: a democracy of photographs, #0622, 2001 Digital photographic print on medium-weight white Epson paper
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