Piémanson

“Piémanson” (photographs by Vasantha Yogananthan) is an exploration of daily life on the last wild beach in France. The beach’s history began in the 1970s when locals set up camp there with no rights or deeds. Nowadays, thousands of campers from all over Europe get together every summer season, looking for a freedom that they can’t find anywhere else. Vasantha Yogananthan camped with the inhabitants of Piémanson for five summers, from 2009 to 2013. This book tells their story.

Text: Coignet Rémi. cm 23×28; pp. 80; 35 COL; hardcover. Publisher: Chose commune, 2014.

ISBN: 9782954877709| 2954877707

ID: 19333

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“Piémanson” (photographs by Vasantha Yogananthan) is an exploration of daily life on the last wild beach in France. The beach’s history began in the 1970s when locals set up camp there with no rights or deeds. Nowadays, thousands of campers from all over Europe get together every summer season, looking for a freedom that they can’t find anywhere else. Vasantha Yogananthan camped with the inhabitants of Piémanson for five summers, from 2009 to 2013. This book tells their story.