Marion LEFEBVRE

    Paris, FR
    Marion Lefebvre was educated at the National Fine Art school of Toulouse in France and at the Kent Institute of Art & Design in Maidstone, UK. She uses the photographic medium to produce work that explores man’s inner world, and in particular the figure of the ‘Other’. In 2003 she taught art photography at the University of Montpellier III. Her work is shown internationally and is published by Filigranes Editions. Marion Lefebvre is part of the photography collective Odessa.
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      slideshow contactsheet Amuses-Bouches Marion Lefebvre / Odessa

      Throughout the world’s art history, mostly produced by men, women have incarnated The beautiful object of desire. It is widely accepted that they are seen as tempting creatures whose own expression of desire is not to be voiced. The recent Berlusconi or DSK affair prove how...



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      slideshow contactsheet Dead birds on floorboards Marion Lefebvre / Odessa

      I fell heavily. Something in me chose to let it happen. I let the floor shrink away and I immediately confronted this thing again : whatever turns its back on me is dead. Lost, inaccessible. And yet, it is a ghost that haunts me. ML. "Unlike its title, this series does not...



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      slideshow contactsheet Keepers Marion Lefebvre / Odessa

      ‘Keepers’ is a photographic series that brings together two separate photographs of the same size in the same image, showing a person in a particular context alongside a ‘landscape’. The photograph captures people on the threshold of their known world and sets them...



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      slideshow contactsheet Nous Autres Marion Lefebvre / Odessa

      Nous Autres est une série photographique produite dans le cadre d’une résidence d’artiste Artoiscomm, de janvier à juin 2006. Ce travail réalisé sur la commune d’Houdain, présente 19 portraits de ses habitants. Il a fait l’objet d’une exposition à la chapelle du...



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      slideshow contactsheet Help Circe! Marion Lefebvre / Odessa

      “Animals open up a depth in me that is both attractive and familiar. I know this depth, in a sense, as it is mine. It is what was taken from me so long ago. I don’t know what, of the soft, secret and painful in these dark animals prolongs the intimacy of a glow that watches...



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      slideshow contactsheet Marion Lefebvre Portraits

      Marion Lefebvre was educated at the National Fine Art school of Toulouse in France and at the Kent Institute of Art & Design in Maidstone, UK. She uses the photographic medium to produce work that explores man’s inner world, and in particular the figure of the ‘Other’....