Bruno Barbey

布鲁诺 · 巴贝

Bruno Babe was elected as a Life Fellow of French Academy of Fine Arts, beside him is his wife Caroline, Paris, April 2018.
布鲁诺·巴贝当选法兰西艺术院终身院士,身边是他的夫人卡罗琳,巴黎,2018 年4 月

Bruno Barbey was born in Morocco in 1941, and has dual nationality in France and Switzerland. He studied photography and graphic design at the School of Arts and Crafts in Vevey.

His work the series of Italian have been completed from 1961 to 1964 and were regarded as the protagonists in drama by himself who expected to capture the spirit of a country.

Bruno Barbey built relations with Magnum Photos in 1964. He served as the vice chairman of Magnum Europe from 1978 to 1979 and as the global chairman of Magnum Photos from 1992 to 1995.

Bruno Barbey has traveled across five continents over more than half a century, shooting wars in Nigeria, Vietnam, the Middle East, Bangladesh, Colombia, Northern Ireland, Iraq, Kuwait and other countries and regions. In addition to more than 30 albums of his photography works coming off the press, his works have once been published in major magazines around the world.

Bruno Barbey once held a large solo exhibition of his work covering a history of more than 30 years in Morocco, which was organized by the Petit Palais in 1999.

His large retrospective exhibition On the Road was organized by MAISON EUROPÉENNE DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE from 2015 to 2016, and then he made the exhibition tour in major art galleries and galleries around the world, while the retrospective photography collection with the same name as the exhibition was published.

Besides winning various awards, he was made a Knight of France’s National Order of the Legion of Honor in 1982. Bruno Barbey was elected as an academician of Academie des Beaux-Arts in 2016. His works have been exhibited all over the world and collected in many art galleries. He is now working on a new project mostly filmed in China.



布鲁诺 · 巴贝与马格南图片社的关系开始于1964年。他在1978—1979年任马格南欧洲区副主席,1992—1995年任马格南全球主席。

在超过五十年的时间里,布鲁诺 · 巴贝的足迹遍布五大洲,拍摄过尼日利亚、越南、中东、孟加拉国、哥伦比亚、北爱尔兰、伊拉克和科


他获得过众多奖项,包括1982年获得的法国国家功勋骑士奖章。2016年,布鲁诺 · 巴贝当选法兰西艺术院院士。他的作品在全世界展出,被多家美术馆收藏。