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Exposition Horst Tappe

Exposition Horst Tappe
Portraits d’écrivains

From 21 June to 28 September 2014


Horst Tappe (1938-2005) settled down in Montreux on the shores of Lake Geneva  in 1965 and photographed the most famous of this world, always in black and white and with his Hasselblad : actors, writers, painters, journalists, musicians and scientists. He is known worldwide for his portraits of Vladimir Nabokov and Oscar Kokoschka. In collaboration with the Horst Tappe Foundation, the Jan Michalski Foundation hosts an exhibition dedicated to Horst Tappe’s portraits of writers.