Matei Focseneanu

About Matei Focseneanu

EXHIBITIONS 2019-7 "Home Made Empire", Collective exhibition, Espace Forêt 11, Flon, Lausanne, Curator: Magali Dougoud 2019-4 "Month of Photography Los Angeles", Collective exhibition, Santa Monica Art Studios, Arena 1 Gallery 2018-7 "A handful of strange", diploma collective exhibition, Espace Doret, CEPV, Vevey, Switzerland. Curators: Virginie Otth 2017-7 "Des mondes meilleurs", collective exhibition, Espace Nonante-neuf, Les Rencontres d’Arles, Arles, France, Curators: Mathieu Bernard-Reymond, Virginie Otth 2017-2 "Évidences du réel. La photographie face à ses lacunes", collective exhibition, Musée d’art de Pully, Pully, Switzerland, Curators: Stefan Burger, Patrick Hari 2016-9 "Des mondes meilleurs", collective exhibition, Festival Images, Vevey, Switzerland, Curators: Mathieu Bernard-Reymond, Virginie Otth 2015-9 "Sehnsucht", collective exhibition, Vitrines du Rivage, Vevey, Switzerland, Curators: Reiner Riedler, Publications PRIZES 2019-6 Paris PX3, Gold prize. Press, fashion category, for the work "Ici c’est l’aquarium, dehors c’est l’océan" 2019-5 Moscow International Foto Awards, 1st place (golden winner). Fashion editorial category, for the work "Ici c’est l’aquarium, dehors c’est l’océan" 2019-5 London International Creative Competition, Honorable mention. Student category, for the work "Ici c'est l'aquarium, dehors c'est l'océan" 2019-1 Tokyo International Foto Awards, 2nd place (silver winner). Fashion editorial category, for the work "Ici c'est l'aquarium, dehors c'est l'océan" 2018-10 New York IPA, International Photography Awards, 2nd place. Political editorial category, for the work "Ici c'est l'aquarium, dehors c'est l'océan" 2018-10 PhotogrVphy Magazine. Nominated to Photography Grant for the work "Ici c'est l'aquarium, dehors c'est l'océan" PUBLICATIONS 2017-7 "The Fallen", collective publication, Vision Magazine, #169, Beijing, China, Art director: Eric Nehr, Stylist: Elin Björsell 2016-9 "Album 06", Théâtre de l'Arsenic, collective publication, Lausanne, Switzerland, Directed by: Sandrine Kuster, Giorgio Pesce, Virginie Otth EDUCATION 2015 - 2018 The Higher School of Photography, CEPV, Vevey, Switzerland, Diploma in Visual Communication Design Workshops with Balmer Hählen, Valérie Belin, Philippe Brault, Adam Broomberg, Bureau A, Stefan Burger & Patrick Hari, Asger Carlsen, André Cepeda, Donigan Cumming, Petros Efstathiadis, Gilbert Fasteneakens, Claus Goedicke, Anne Golaz, Geert Goiris, Roberto Greco, Stanley Greene, Yann Gross, Guillaume Herbaut, Bogdan Konopka, Eva Leitolf, Laura Lewinsky, Helen Van Meene, Awoiska van der Molen, Eric Nehr, Christian Patterson, Reiner Riedler