1940 - 2022
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Just Jaeckin, a versatile and multi-talented man, was born in Vichy on August 8, 1940. It was in 1958, during his military service in Algeria, that he discovered photography. He then worked as a reporter. On his return to France, he decided to pursue this activity as a self-taught photographer, collaborating with prestigious fashion magazines such as Elle, Marie Claire and Vogue. For almost seven years, he was busy capturing the most illustrious personalities of the 1970s. Serge Gainsbourg, Brigitte Bardot, Jane Fonda and Sylvia Kristel.