Léonard Pongo

Documentary Photographer @ Redux Pictures based in Brussels Léonard Pongo portfolio on Visura - a professional network to connect with photo editors and art buyers, and build photography portfolio websites. Visura members, like Léonard, share photojournalism, art photography, landscape, travel photography, portraits and more. Léonard has 0 projects, community news posts, and 0 images shared in the photo stream.

Pongo started photography in a documentary fashion, which he gradually merged with snapshot and diary styles. His long-term project “The Uncanny” has earned him several international... read on



Showing of “The Necessary Evil” short lm on faith and power in Congo DR, showing and debate at “Théâtre 2.21” and “Cinéma Oblo”
February 2013 - Lausanne, Switzerland

“The Uncanny” — Exhibition in Basel, Vienna, Addis Ababa, Dublin, Lagos, Cape Town, and Mindelo as winner of “POPCAP14”
November 2014

“The Uncanny” — Online publication in “The Guardian” UK

Angkor Photo Festival 2014 — Selected photographer
December 2014 - Siem Reap, Cambodia

Publication and interview around the project “The Uncanny” at CNN
March 2015 -  New York, USA - http://cnn.it/18hOFDM

Exhibition at Contretype, art gallery
April 2015, Brussels, Belgium

Lodz Fotowestival 2015 — selected artist
May 2015 - Lodz, Poland

Publication in Die Nacht Magazine, #17
May 2015 - Leipzig,Germany

“Popcap éditions” Group Exhibition durign the berlin Gallery week
May 2015 - Berlin, Germany

“Noorderlicht“ photofestival — selected artist
September 2015 - Groningen, The Netherlands

“The Necessary Evil”, show at Roma Museum of Contemporary Arts
February 2016 - Roma, Italy

Selected amongst PDN’s “30 under 30” emerging photographers
February 2016 - New York, USA http://www.pdns30.com/

Winner of the “Vocatio” grant 2016
March 2016 - Brussels, Belgium

Showing of “The Necessary Evil” during Arles’ nuits de la photo
July 2016 - Arles, France

Slideshow during Beijing Photo Festival
October 2016 - Beijing, China Lagos, Nigeria

Exhibited Photographer at Lagos Photo Festival
October 2016 - Lagos, Nigeria