Picture by Peter Lindbergh
Eric Guillemain is a french portrait photographer.
Born in Morocco raised in Paris, he was the singer of rock band Venice. In 2002 Eric moved to New York and was assisting world-renowned photographer Peter Lindbergh and eventually taking behind the scenes photos on Peter’s shoot and later on movie sets.
In 2009 Eric started his photography career and since then Eric works for international clients in advertising and editorial.
He photographed celebrities such as Vanessa Paradis, Anya Taylor Joy, Charlize Theron, Johnny Depp, Shailene Woodley, Sasha Lane, Jessica Alba, Dakota Johnson, Léa Seydoux, Keri Russell, Andie McDowell, Nick Cave, Rachel Weisz, Lou Doillon, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Jennifer Laurence, Carla Bruni, Adele Exarchopoulos, Famke Janssen, Lily Allen, Isabelle Huppert, Diane Kruger, Norman Reedus, Milla Jovovich, Clémence Poésy , Alicia Keys, Laetitia Casta, Jean Reno, Sigourney Weaver etc to name just a few.
In 2020, Eric Guillemain has shown his work “Crosses”at 23 Pine Gallery. In 2021, Eric Guillemain had his work “MOVIE SETS” shown at 23 Pine Gallery.
To quote Eric:” I never stopped singing, I just decided to make photos instead of songs…for now.”
Eric’s style can be described as stripped down and sudden without filters or device, connected directly through emotion.
Eric lives in New York but follows his work around the world.