1917, the Revolution that changed the World

Perpignan ·

17.10.17 → 17.12.17

This historical exhibition that we are inaugurating on October 17, 2017 at the Couvent des Minimes, in Perpignan, exactly one hundred years after the first events of the Russian Revolution, is organized by the International Center of Photojournalism with the assistance of Michel Lefebvre.

The exhibition will present one hundred photos in eight chapters:
Chapter 1 – Russia at war.
Chapter 2 – From February to October the revolution.
Chapter 3 – All Bolsheviks.
Chapter 4 – Long live the revolution.
Chapter 5 – The USSR under construction.
Chapter 6 – Lenin the prophet.
Chapter 7 – Stalin the conqueror.
Chapter 8 – Trotsky outlaws him.

Photo credits

© Collection Michel Lefebvre


Couvent des Minimes
Rue Rabelais
66000 Perpignan


Open from Tuesday to Sunday
From 11am to 5:30pm
Free Admission


Sylvie Grumbach
Valérie Bourgois
+33 1 42 33 93 18


Communiqué de presse (pdf, in French only)