JiF, photographer, born in 1972 Lyon, France.
Since young, this self taught photographer has
always been very passionate about literature,
Primarily a photographer of urban cultures, he
started out by taking his camera to exhilarating
In the late-90s, he moved and settled in
Toulouse, South-West of France. He then
Not only does he collaborate with various
artistic and architectural publications, the
Since 2005, his portfolio in the cultural
magazine ‘Let’smotiv’ left an exceptional
JiF has created, of what he likes to call ‘Propaganda clichés’ which are press pictures,
In 2006, Le Mouv’, the rock station of Radio
France entrusted him with their communication
More than just a photographer, JiF is a true
underground scene activist. Jack of all 'visual'
trades, he VJ's frequently in music projects by
Undirecteur and Monsieur le Directeur, Daryl
Since 2011 He's part of the infernal Electro-clash Trio "Le catcheur, la pute & le dealer" as the dealer : http://lecatcheurlaputeledealer.com/
Having invested much time in the electro-rock
scene, he is no doubt responsible for the
Le Bikini, the legendary rock hall since the 90s,
honoured him as their resident photographer.
His portfolio consists of a diversity of artists
such as Juliette Lewis, M, Bilal, Pixies, Ghinzu,
Since 2004, parallel to his music projects, he
developed a visual artistic research on body
In 2005, he showcased his premier exhibition
entitled "Nobody" based on three individual
Body modifications, women's position in the
society and religion are ongoing matters that
In early 2010, his photographs were among
those published in the international benchmark
Hard working and hungry for creativity, an artist
who defines his tools as "drugs and mixed
His first monograph is avaible in the good Bookstore and on : http://www.editionpopulaire.com/blog/jif-cetait-mieux-maintenant-new
Magazine : Let'smotiv/ Telerama/ Rock'n'Folk/ La Vie/ Cité Musique/ Phosphore/ Ride On/ Le Monde/ Femme Actuelle/ ISA/ Union/ Le Nouvel Observateur/ Tel Quel/ Recording/ JDD/ Echo des Savannes/ VSD/ ...
Company : Le Mouv'/ SNCF/ Tot ou Tard/ Universal/ Festival Garorock/ Cabaret Freaks/ Travesti Monsters/ Le Bikini/ Les curiosités du Bikini...
Artiste : Le catcheur & la Pute/ Mr MagnetiX / Wrestling Gang Bang/ Lili Ster/ Birdy Nam Nam/ Dirty Fonzy / High Tone/ Babylon Circus Experiences/ Molly/ Monsieur Le Directeur/ Olivia Ruiz/ HushPuppies/ Les Croquants/ les Ogres de Barback/ James Deleck/ Benoit Morel/ Balicoton/ Kaly Live Dub/ Kabuki Buddah/ Bubblies/ Flying Donuts/ Pigzwilltoast/ Dirtbombs/ Seven Hate/ Happy Anger/ ...
|La scene Winter 2010-2011|
|Portfolio Toulouse MaG October 2010|
|-Article Let'smotive Avril 2008 - Expo X-Baragnon-|
|ITV par Buffet Froid sur son Webzine : "Bazooka Mandarine"|
- Article La Dépêche du Midi - 03/06/05 - Expo NOBODY -
- OC TV - (TV ITV about the Nobody's Exhibition 2005 - French No Subtitles)