'Waltz Bourdin' is a composition by Rosey Chan. It is one of several pieces composed by Ms Chan which form the soundtrack to CINEMATIC FRAGMENTS, A film created by Mike Figgis from various movie clips, shot by the iconic french photographer, Guy Bourdin (on exhibition at Studio des Acacias in Paris until April 30th 2016 in collaboration with louise-alexander.com )
Curated by Shelly Verthime, the exhibition features early photographs in black and white that serve to challenge Guy Bourdin’s reputation as a color photographer. This is complimented by a range of Guy Bourdin’s color double-page spreads created for Vogue Paris. It also highlights Guy Bourdin as a pioneer of fashion film, showcasing personal Super-8 films he made at the same time as his photo-shoots.
It also features over 100 works by Guy Bourdin from the early 1950s to the late 1980s, showcasing both little-known early material as well as some of his most mythic and enduring images.