"At a time when any excuse will do for taking pictures and circulating them, it is important to offer young people an education for the eye. To get them to think of the world in images, to become conscious observers"
LE BAL Books is a bookshop specialized in photobooks, with contemporary, self-published, out-of-print rare books. Its catalog proposes 2000 references and a careful and international selection of classic books and reprints, together with rare books and limited editions.
Become a friend of LE BAL and support new talents, help conceive demanding exhibitions and publishing projects, help teach school pupils how to read images.
Becoming a member of LE BAL means becoming part of a project whose aim is to create a new, independent place where the confrontation of historical and creative issues takes place on a daily basis with conférences, signatures, spécial events and film projections.