The artist and photographer Simon Chaput was born in France in 1952. He travels extensively and is based in New York City. Private and institutional collections in France, Switzerland, Germany, Italy, England, Mexico, Brazil, Australia, Japan and The United States feature his work. Simon Chaput's recent solo exhibitions were Nude Dune at Fifty One Fine Art Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium and Paris Photo at Carrousel du Louvre, Paris. Simon Chaput's work has appeared in Condé Nast Traveler and Daily Telegraph.