’exposition Dreamland rassemble des photographies prises sur des tournages de publicités et longs-métrages réalisés au Cap en Afrique du Sud et à Buenos Aires en Argentine. Fascinée par les transformations de ces villes le temps d’un tournage ou d’une prise de vue, Cécile Mella propose des images où demeure le doute : est-ce un décor […]
Photographers Archives: Cécile Mella
Cécile Mella (www.cecilemella.com) is a young photographer in the art world, although she has six years’ experience as a freelancer and has had portraits and reportage published in several magazines, including New York Times Magazine, Monocle, Marie-Claire, The Times Travel, Horizons, Polka… Fictional Cape Town is her first personal series, focusing on advertising shoots in South Africa. The series had been shortlisted for numerous awards and is beeing exhibited around the globe.
Fictional Cape Town is a series of photographs taken in and around tv commercial production’s sets. It focuses on the foreign advertising production industry in and around Cape Town, South Africa. Cape Town has a surprisingly large film industry. It’s not like Bollywood or Nollywood (Nigeria), where home- grown stories dominate. Most shoots are in fact advertisements […]