n d r é S o u r o u j o n
the project Papa
||Papa et Maman is
a study of the artist's parents, who have been together for over 40
years. The writing below the images is their impressions after seeing
the photographs. Please click the thumbnails below to see larger versions
of the photos.
Souroujon was born and raised
in Mexico City, Mexico. In 1987, André moved to Toronto, Canada
to study Economics at York University. There, he became the photo
editor of the largest school newspaper in Canada. Upon graduation,
Andre moved to Paris to expand his interest in photography. He enrolled
at The Parsons School of Design/Paris and started his career photographing
for Vogue - Mexico.
He recently participated in a show on foster children at the Gerald
Peters Gallery in Santa Fe, New Mexico. He is also working on various
personal projects including "Papa et Maman", an intimate look at his
parents and "The Crypto-Jews of Veracruz, Mexico", which was featured
as a cover story for the Jerusalem Report.