‘Nobody works the elements better than Charles.’

Charles’ passion is working with materials and textures.  Over 20yrs at observation of details and photography follows studies at the acclaimed Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris.Creative arts is a Helleu family lifeblood.  His celebrated Belle Epoque painter grandfather Paul is famed for his constellations mural inside NY’s Grand Central Station, and both his father Jacque and uncle Jean took turns for decades at the helm as artistic directors for Parfums Chanel.  Now Charles is the go-to image maker for the ultimate luxury beauty and jewelry brands.