CHARITY AUCTION OF PHOTOGRAPHS 2023

The charity auction of photographs on May 20, 2023
aised 50,000 euros for the association
"Mécénat Chirurgie Cardiaque, enfants du monde".
This amount will allow to save 4 children.


The Grand Prix Photo presented a donation of 50,000 euros to the MĂ©cenat Chirurgie Cardiaque association to help save 4 children's lives!
In the photo:!
Sur la photo : Gilles Hittinger-Roux,HB.Associés - David Attal, Fotodart - Francis Dagnan, Studio Harcourt - Théo Lavignon, Beaussant Lefevre Associes - Corinne de Prémare, HB Associés - Quentin Caffier ,Photographe -Roch Lorente , Channel Manager Canon,, Bob Swaim, membre du Jury - Philippe Deschepper, Grand Prix Photo - Éric Ribot, Lauréat du concours 2023 - Nicolas Orillard-Demaire, Photographe - Patrick Baradel, Atelier Image Collée - Isabelle Duran, Grand Prix Photo - Massimo Ambrosio, Grand Prix Photo, Thierno and her foster mother - Orso Chetochine, Mécénat Chirurgie Cardiaque . © Didier Bizos.

2023 - Cheque presented to the association
"Mécénat Chirurgie Cardiaque" :
4 children saved


On October 6, 2023, at the Salon de la Photo in Paris, the organizers and partners of the Grand Prix Photo de Saint-Tropez presented their partner CANON's stand with a donation of 50,000 euros to the "Mécénat Chirurgie Cardiaque" association, the result of profits from the 2023 edition of the Grand Prix Photo de Saint-Tropez.
This amount will help save the lives of 4 children suffering from heart disease, who have no access to treatment in their country of birth.


The auction will be conducted by Maître Théo Lavignon,
from the auction house Beaussant Lefèvre & Partners.

thanks to Chantal Ladesou for her participation!

Charity auction of photographs 2023


A great thank you to all the photographers who donated.

Kyriakos Kaziras, Ben Thouard, Franck Seguin, Nikos Aliagas, Monica Dalmasso, Nicolas Orillard-Demaire, Hans Silvester, Pierre-Olivier Deschamps, Gérard Uféras, Riva, Axel Ruhomaully, Gérard Bayssière, Arnaud Baumann, Quentin Caffier, Dominique Douieb, Alexis Berg, Guillaume Voiturier, Stéphane Granzotto, Nadia Ferroukhi, Pascal Maître, Diego Speri, Eric Ribot, Eric Monvoisin, Stéphane De Rouville

Presentation of the photography of
Pascal Maître

Presentation of the photography of
Gérard Uféras

Presentation of the photography of
Hans Silvester

Presentation of the photography of
Kyriakos Kaziras

Presentation of the photography of
Stéphane Granzotto

Presentation of the photography of
Nicolas Orillard-Demaire


The full benefits are donated to the humanitarian work "Mécénat Chirurgie Cardiaque":

During the 9 previous editions:
• € 350,000 donated to a humanitarian work,
• 85 children saved



They participated in the success of the previous editions...

Among the generous donor photographers in previous years:

Reza Deghati, Hans Silvester, Pascal Maître, Sabine Weiss, Sebastião Salgado, Helmut Newton, Ellen Von Unwerth, Yann Arthus-Bertrand, Ludovic Baron, Jean-Daniel Lorieux, Kyriakos Kaziras, Lee Jeffries, John Bishop, Peter Lippmann, Renaud Corlouër, Uwe Ommer, Eric Valli, Bernard Plossu, Roger Ballen, Pierre De Vallombreuse, Thierry Des Ouches, Hervé Nabon, Xavier Roy, Gilles Bensimon, Quentin Caffier, Patrick Braoudé, Sébastien Salamand, Maud Challard, Richard Melloul, Daniel Angeli, Patrick Chelli, Karen Knorr, Roberto Battistini, Guillaume Plisson, Arnaud Baumann, François Darmigny, Pupa Neumann, Jean-François Jonvelle, Lizzie Sadin, Gérard Bayssière, Diego Speri, Magali Devrin, Dominique Douieb, Studio Harcourt Paris, Nadia Ferroukhi, Fouad Elkoury, Sylvia Galmot, Maya Baghirova, Vee Speers, Isabelle Girollet, Sylvie Barco, Didier Bizos......the finalists and winners of the contest Grand Prix Photo

Francis Dagnan, president Studio Harcourt, Bob Swaim, Anne MĂ©aux, Mireille Darc.

From the first edition, Mireille Darc, godmother of “La Chaine de l’Espoir” actively supported the Grand Prix Photo of
Saint-Tropez. Involved and diligent, she had participated in the competition’s selection boards,and honoured us with her presence at auctions and awards ceremonies. Mireille Darc had also offered personal photographic work.

Mireille Darc

Michel Boujenah

Thierry Beccaro

Christelle Chollet