Cedric Viollet is a French autodidact photographer based in Paris. He studied History of Art and Plastic Art at University. Young, he was already attracted by art, drawing and painting from 7`to 17 years old. His passions also include skateboarding which he practiced for 20 years and led him to photography.
Cedric worked for several magazines and brands as a Skateboarder Photographer all over the world, including Sugar magazine for which he also was photo editor.
After spending a year in London, he decided to turn to portraits and fashion and rapidly collaborates with brands such as Kenzo, Louis Vuitton, Sonia Rykiel and Dries van Noten.
Nonetheless he’s also working on personal projects, his latest one being “Eastern Exposures” a series about the ex-USSR oriental borders for which he’s also participating on the book release, all of his work making an indivisible whole.
Cedric has been exposed in France, Germany and U.K.