Tag: arles

  • Les Rencontres d'Arles Summer Photography Festival

    written by nyebe on 2011-09-08 in #news
    Les Rencontres d'Arles Summer Photography Festival

    Catch the biggest summer photography festival, Rencontres d’Arles from July 4th–September 18th. The festival has a lot of very interesting exhibitions as well as events, discussions, and screenings to name a few.

  • Abandoned French Railways Repair Shops

    written by azurblue on 2008-07-28 in #world #locations
    Abandoned French Railways Repair Shops

    In Arles, there is a wonderful place you can visit only in summertime : It’s the ancient repair shop of the French railway (SNCF). This place is abandoned since 1984, except in summer, when the R.I.P.(Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie) take place here : half of the photo exhibitions takes place in the enormous area (14 hectares).