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Rijasolo wins the World Press Photo, Africa, Long term project


Rijasolo wins the World Press Photo, Africa, Long term project for his long story on the zebu war in Madagascar. Congratulations to him for this well-deserved recognition!

"World tour of a locked-down photographer" - Lucien Lung interview with Polka magazine


Noon, April 4th 2020

Webcam tour around the world at a symbolic date : April 4th, the day the number of people infected by Covid-19 crossed one million and 50% of humanity was under lockdown.

Polka - "World tour of a locked-down photographer"



Rijasolo wins the 2019 PARITANA Prize for his series "Religious Fanaticism and Political Fanaticism in Madagascar". Each year the PARITANA prize is awarded to a Malagasy artist in the field of visual arts (drawing, painting, photography, video, etc.). The prize includes a creative grant, a 3-month artistic residency and an exhibition at the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris.

The PARTANA prize is supported by the Paritana association, the Fondation H, the Institut Français de Madagascar, La Cité Internationale des Arts (Paris) and Air France.


Cité Internationale des Arts


"Emmanuel Macron tente de prendre de la hauteur" - Portfolio on Le Monde website


With french president Macron on assignment for Le Monde. Le Pic du Midi, July 26, 2018.


Exhibition "Gypsies Flamenco"


Portraits of Gypsies living in Marseille, Toulouse and Bordeaux, from Andalucia, who live with the tradition of flamenco in their family for generations.

Exhibition at the Bodega des Filles in Vic-Fezensac (Gers).

Opening Saturday May 19, 2018 at 6h30 PM


Rijasolo exhibits during the 11th edition of the Rencontres de Bamako.


Rijasolo exhibits a sample of his "MALAGASY" serie at the Institut Français du Mali in Bamako during the African Biennale of Photography until January 31st, 2018.

This exhibition is part of the collective project "The Part Of The Other" which highlights artists from the Indian Ocean.

Guest curator: Nathalie Gonthier.

Rijasolo in creative residency in La Reunion Island


Rijasolo is currently in a photography residency at La Cité des Arts in Saint Denis, in La Reunion Island.

Along with other photographers (Morgan Fache & Nicolas Leblanc from the collective ITEM ), he documents the life of the neighbourhoods built around the "Grand Chemin", the historical trunk road of Saint Denis.

Website of La Cité des Arts



Exhibition of Vincent NGUYEN's story on the immigrants from the Comoros in the french island of Mayotte in the Indian Ocean.

Opening: April 6, 2017, 6:30 PM

Kateb Yacine Library, Mon - Sat, 12 AM to 6:30 PM

Printemps du livre website

Mwimba Texas and The Kinshasa Sapeurs shown during Angkor Photo Festival screenings (Cambodia)


Mwimba Texas, the big-hearted wrestler and the Kinshasa Sapeurs will be shown during Angkor Photo Festival screenings.

Thanks Francoise Callier, especially to highlight the fight of Alphonse Mwimba Texa for the defense of albinos in Congo RD.

Angkor Photo Festival12th Edition, 3 - 10 December 2016, Siem Reap, Cambodia


Eyes on Main Street Wilson Outdoor Photo Festival (USA). May 9, - September 15, 2015


Vincent Nguyen is honored to be part of the photography exhibition curated by Jerome De Perlinghi in Wilson, NC.

One hundred prominent and emerging photographers from 24 countries have joined forces to help revitalize Historic Downtown Wilson with 100 photographies on the theme of "Main Street".

Eyes On Main Street website

The sapeurs from Kinshasa at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art (Denmark)


The SAPEURS serie by Vincent Boisot will be exhibited at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Copenhagen. AFRICA, Architecture, Culture and Identity until 25.10.2015.

Book "Madagascar, nocturnes" by Rijasolo


Rijasolo is publishing his first book of photography with No Comment® Editions

Book " Madagascar : A Culture in Peril ? "


by Sylvain Urfer and photographer Rijasolo in Editions No Comment® (France / Madagascar)

Exhibition "Un Lieu Acceptable " by Rijasolo - Institut Français de Madagascar (IFM) - Antananarivo


World Press Photo 2012 for Vincent Boisot


Vincent BOISOT has won the second place in the Arts & Entertainment (single) category at 2012 World Press Photo competition.

Rijasolo exhibits "MIVERINA" at Lagosphoto 2011 (Nigeria), from 6 to 30 october 2011


Vincent BOISOT will participate to the Festival of Social Photography in Sarcelles.


He will exhibits the Kinshasa Symphony Orchestra. Festival PHOTSOC - Sarcelles du 30 avril au 14 mai 2011.

Exhibition of "MIVERINA" by Rijasolo at 6th Angkor Photo Festival at Siem Reap (Cambodia)


Vincent BOISOT is in Ivory Coast for the second round of the presidential election.November 24 to December 6.


He's available for assignments. Contact : 00 225 57 54 66 44 vincent.boisot@riva-press.com

The Kinshasa Symphony Orchestra is selected among the favorites of the press.


Projection of the Kinshasa Symphony Orchestra among the "favorites of the press" (selected by Stéphane Correa, chief editor photo of Le Figaro), at the opening of the exhibition "La colletction ... vue par sept jeunes photographes" organized by Fetart.

Zmâla, the curious eye


Rijasolo exhibits his work MIVERINA for the launch of the second Zmâla issue.

Rijasolo wins "35mm - Wide Angle" contest


Rijasolo won the 1st place in "35mm - Wide Angle" contest organized by Leica Camera AG and Leica Fotografie International Magazine with a picture from story "Ilakaka".

Vincent Capman win the SCOOP 2009


Vincent Capman has won the Science News award for his Nuclear Galley Slaves report, produced with journalist Claire Lefebvre. This unique investigation into the secret world of 20,000 workers who maintain France’s 58 nuclear reactors appeared in the May 2009 edition of Paris Match.

Vincent Capman and Vincent Boisot selected for the Angers Scoop award


The Angers International Scoop and Journalism Festival 2009: Vincent Capman has been selected for the Science News award for his report, Nuclear Galley Slaves, published in Paris Match in May 2009. Vincent Boisot has been selected for the Arts and Culture award for his report, Kinshasa, an heroic symphony, published in Le Figaro Magazine in July 2009.

Projection of "Kinshasa Symphony Orchestra" at Visa pour l'Image


Vincent Boisot’s Kinshasa Symphony Orchestra photo-reportage will be projected at Campo Santo on Tuesday 1 September 2009 during an evening show at Perpignan’s Visa pour l’Image Festival.

Riva Press joins the Zmâla adventure


Zmâla is a new independent magazine focusing on the production of photographers who work in collectives. The first edition covers 26 collectives from more than 15 countries. Rijasolo’s striking series on the mining town of Ilakaka in Madagascar has been chosen for this first issue. Publication is planned for the Visa pour l'Image Festival in Perpignan.