As an adolescent, finds himself
immersed in the world of imagery,being the grandson of
Auguste and nephew of Jean Renoir.
Photographic and Cinematographic Ecole Louis Lumière, Paris.
Assistant and cameraman on feature films with Vadim, Claude Sautet,
Stanley Donen, Lewis Gilbert etc.
From 1968 to 1975, he
travels all over the world as cameraman and director for
Jacques Cousteau and receives 4 nominations and 2 US TV Emmy awards.
- As a reporter, he covers major events in the Lebanon, Bangladesh and
- Director of Photography on films and TV
Fiction and Director of short films.
commissions, writes biographical novel based on his family, entitled ‘Le Tableau Amoureux’, published by Fayard.
His passion has
always been photography, reserving for future use images encountered in the course of his travels, taking advantage of his
frequent visits to artists’ studios and finding his own
unique form of expression very close to painting in works
such as his series based on the lacerated posters in the Paris Métro.
Museum of Photography, Porte Sarrasine, 06250 Mougins, Alpes-Maritimes
Retrospective 1963 – 2005 "Rhythmes et Déchirures" 16
February to 16 April 2006
Galerie Bernheim Jeune, 27 Avenue
Matignon /83 Rue Faubourg St Honoré, 75008 Paris
lacérées "de Renoir à Renoir" 1 June to 24 June 2006
Musée Granet : "Renoir Jacques regarde Cézanne Paul en Dix
Galerie Marie-Laure de l'Ecotais, Au Fond de la Cour, 49 rue de Seine
75006 Paris, Jacques Renoir Photographies Compressions from February 9th
to March 10th 2007
Artistes, Place du Château, Cagnes sur Mer 'Interceptions', photographs
18 April - 13 May
Fine Art, Les
Remparts 83830 Bargemon "Jacques Renoir Détours" 12 August - 6 October
Les Oliviers de Renoir, 14 February - 12 March Zeit-Foto
Matsumoto- Bidg 4F, 1-10-5 Kyobashi, Chuo-Ku, Tokyo, Japan
Empreintes Collisions Abbaye de Tournus, 26 April - 4 May
Les Oliviers de Renoir, BMCE Bank Casablanca
Oliviers de Renoir,
Empreintes, Collisions, Nues, Château L'Arnaude
in collaboration with
Beddington Fine Art
28 June - 31 August
Château Musée de Cagnes sur Mer, Les Oliviers de Renoir, Summer 2008
"Un regard, des points de vue"
Villa Aurélienne, Fréjus
26th April - 1st June 2009
Petite ontologie du reste, Art Curial, 10th April
10ème Festival Européen de la photo de Nu, Arles
Les Baux de Provence, Invité d'honneur Jacques Renoir, May
Atelier du Chat Rafi
Cagnes sur Mer
18th October - 14th November
Reliefs Beddington fine Art Les Remparts Bargemon
27th November - 18th December,
5th - 29th January 2011