Willy Ronis, an intimate portrait
Grandfather and grandson, Willy Ronis and Stéphane Kovalsky enjoyed a close relationship. From long walks together, Ronis introduced the art
of photography to the young Kovalsky instilling his desire to become a professional photographer. Through a personal selection of Ronis’
photographs, Kovalsky will draw an intimate portrait of Ronis exploring another facet of his works.
This talk is jointly organised by: University Museum and Art Gallery, HKU; Alliance Française de Hong Kong; Le French May; Boogie Woogie Photography.
Image: "Self-portrait with Flashbulbs", Willy Ronis, Paris, 1951. Photo credit: Willy Ronis, Ministère de la Culture / Médiathèque de l’architecture et du patrimoine / Dist RMN-GP ©️Donation Willy Ronis