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Born in 1983, independent photographer, member of M.Y.O.P. agency, based in Paris.

After Computational Mechanics studies at the Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan i worked one year as a postdoctoral researcher at the Université d'Orsay before studying photojournalism at the EMI CFD in Paris in 2010-2011. In 2011 i become a member of M.Y.O.P. Diffusion and since 2013 i'm a full member of the agency. Right now i'm focusing my personal projects on South Caucasus.

I'm working with newspapers and magazines for assignments or the publication of my stories: The Sunday Times Magazine, Internazionale, XXI, Libération, M le magazine du Monde, Néon, Causette, Pèlerin, Time Magazine, Huck Magazine, Le Monde, La Croix, La Vie, Télérama, Newsweek (Japan), Vision Magazine (Chine), La Cité (Suisse), Rhythms Magazine (Taïwan), etc.

I also work for company magazines via Textuel and Sekhoia agencies, for institutions such as the "Conseil Général des deux-Sèvers" for which i realized an exhibition on handicap at work and for associations such as "Forum gestion des Villes", "l'Association pour le développement de l'Informatique Judiciaire", etc.

BOOK available by mail

©Théophile Trossat

Awards:

2014 -Brouillon d'un rêve journalistique Grant from the SCAM.
2012 -Professional Grant from the Vannes Sea Photography Festival.
Coup de coeur of the 49th Bourse du Talent.
2011 -Marty Forscher Fellowship Fund for student.
Canon Profifoto Foerderpreis.
2010 -Young Reporter Prize at Angers Scoop Festival.
Fondation de la Vocation Grant.
Espoir François Chalais for Young Reporter, Photography.
PDN Photo Annual winner.
2009 -Creation Grant from the Lille Transphotographiques Festival (with Du Grain à Moudre collective).
2008 -Paris-Match student award for photojournalism.
Coup de coeur of the 34th Bourse du Talent.
PDN Photo Annual winner.
Personal exhibitions:

2014 -"Nagorno-Karabagh". Myop in Arles, exhibition of the Myop agency during the Rencontres d'Arles. July 2014
2013 -"Sulina, the European Far-East". Sea Photography Festival. Vannes, France. April 2013
2012 -"Nagorno-Karabagh". Lumix Festival for Young Photojournalism. Hannover, Germany. June 2012
Contribution to group exhibitions:

2008 -The Ian Parry Scholarship. Getty Images Gallery. London. August 2008