Antoine Jonquière is a French social documentary and portrait photographer. Driven by research led self-initiated projects, his work aims to explore countries and cultures through the relation existing between tradition and modernity.
Shot in the neighbourhoods of Jamestown and Usshertown in Accra - Ghana, Western Africa, his latest project: Pride of Ussher documents amateur and professional Ghanaian athletes and their passion for boxing
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org / Contact directly for commissions & available prints.
- Currently in France
2019 - July: State of the World ; Group show, Espace Beaurepaire Gallery - Paris, France
2019 - February: Pride of Ussher ; Solo Exhibition, James Town Gallery - Accra, Ghana
2018 - April: Colors of Ceylon ; Solo Exhibition, Alliance Française - Colombo, Sri Lanka
2019 - August - Pride of Ussher featured in Suitcase Magazine
2019 - March - Publication in GEO Magazine
2019 - February - Pride of Ussher featured in Quartz Africa
2019 - PX3|Prix de la Photographie Paris: Winner / State of the World / Social documentary
(Juror: Steve McCurry)