At the beginning of the eighties, Zoom and Libération have published his work and opened up the way to a continued collaboration in France and abroad. He worked with the most prestigious magazines, such as: Vogue, Harper's Baazar, L'Officiel, Pictured, Max, Elle, Marie-Claire, Jalouse, Soon magazine, WestEast magazine, Tiempo... For his many customers, he deals with Artistic Direction of all of his achievements.

His personal work is exhibited and presented in various museums, national & international collections such as: The "Centre National de la Photographie", Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Musée de l'Elysée in Lausanne, Centre International de l'Estampe in Lyon (France).

He was also published in revues such as Vis à Vis International & Dada. In September 2000, France 3 ( a national French channel) produced and broadcasted a documentary on its larged-sized work. In 2004, Airport of Paris devoted him an exhibition. In 2005, he created the book "Asian", produced in China and in Tibet. And at the end of 2005, he participated in a radio show on BFM devoted to fashion in China. In 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010 et 2013 "Fashion TV" produced and broadcasted documentaries on his work in his studio. Winner of the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week photography exhibition in Malta in 2013, 2014 and 2015. Exibition in New York in May 2015.

Yves Lavalette portrait