This summer Matthieu Ricard joined Maria João Pires for two concerts in the Roman amphitheatre of the ancient French city of Arles. In parallel, Matthieu’s photo exhibition in a monumental bamboo pavilion on the opposite bank of the Rhone drew a constant stream of visitors. 150 people were able to attend a group meditation in this extraordinary setting. Photos by Charles Hastings, except for this one, by Pauline Bechet.
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