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Patrick Weidmann * 1958 in Genève, lives in Genève

Patrick Weidmann's solo exhibition at the CPG in 2012, Best of Dictature – coinciding with the publication of his first monograph with JRP-Ringier – compellingly raised the question of the fetishism of merchandise for the first time ever in the CPG’s programme. To accompany the presentation of his publication, Magazine de Charme, published by Les éditions Centre de la photographie Genève at the end of 2015, the CPG presented in artgenève 2016 some new pieces from the seri [...]

Patrick Weidmann's solo exhibition at the CPG in 2012, Best of Dictature – coinciding with the publication of his first monograph with JRP-Ringier – compellingly raised the question of the fetishism of merchandise for the first time ever in the CPG’s programme. To accompany the presentation of his publication, Magazine de Charme, published by Les éditions Centre de la photographie Genève at the end of 2015, the CPG presented in artgenève 2016 some new pieces from the series of the same name exhibited by the for the first time in 2006 in the PHOTO-TRAFIC exhibition.

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