Hoi An based photographer, Rehahn unveiled his newest gallery, Couleurs d’Asie by Rehahn – Saigon, on Jun. 3 at 151/7 Dong Khoi, Q1.
Including the Kinh majority, or the Viet, this country has 54 ethnic groups. French photographer Réhahn is trying to document all of them. Words by Zoe Osborne
Hoi An-based French photographer Réhahn has just unveiled the culmination of five years’ work that has seen him meet and document the lives of 45 of Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups.
Vietnam has 54 ethnic minorities. French photographer Réhahn is documenting all of them
Seven years after falling in love with Vietnam, consumated by his 2011 relocation to Hoi An, in 2012 French photographer Rehahn released his first photography book, Vietnam — Mosaic of Contrasts. Featuring portraits that capture the soul of his subjects, most of the photos were taken in the remote provinces of Ha Giang, Cao Bang and Lao Cai.