About

 

Born in Krakow in 1987, Maciej Czepiel grew up in Montréal then in Neuchâtel, Switzerland where he now lives. After doing a Propedeutique Diploma in cinema at Ecole Cantonale d’Art de Lausanne, ECAL; he finished his CFC of photography at CEPV, in Vevey, Switzerland. In Jully 2019, he has finished his photography studies at the Higher School of Photography of Vevey (ES/FS(BA)), CEPV.

Curriculum Vitae

Personal Works


MAMA 2019

Antenna 2018

If I Could Only Remember 2017

The Life and Death of Luc the Cat 2016



Exhibitions /Prizes


2019

Solo exhibition Balkkon - Neuchâtel, Switzerland, Antenna, November

Shortlist Photoforum Prize 2019 - Photoforum Pasquart - Bienne, Suisse, MAMA, Août

Exhibition f’ar, Forum d’Architecture - Lausanne, Switzerland, .RAW, MAMA & Antenna, July

Shortlist VFG Nachwuchsförderpreis - MAMA, Switzerland, June

Solo exhibition Standard/Deluxe - Lausanne, Switzerland, Antenna, May

Exhibition VIDYxCEPV - Théâtre de Vidy - Lausanne, Switzerland, January

2018

Exhibition Festival Images - Vevey , Switzerland, Brutti Ma Buoni (Group project), September

Shortlist VFG Nachwuchsförderpreis - If I Could Only Remember, Switzerland, June

Exhibition Revolv One Year Show - Safehouse 1 - London, England, If I Could Only Remember, June

Exhibition Photo London - Somerset House - London, England, If I Could Only Remember, May

Exhibition Swiss Photo Award - Photobastei 2.0 - Zürich, Switzerland, Shortliste - If I Could Only Remember, March

Finalist LensCulture Exposure Awards 2018, If I Could Only Remember, February

Exhibition The Pupil Sphere Groupe Show - Leeds, England, If I Could Only Remember, February

Exhibition Nuit de la Photo - La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, If I Could Only Remember, February

Exhibition The Pupil Sphere Groupe Show - Glasgow, Scotland, If I Could Only Remember, January

2017

Exhibition 73rd Biennial of Contemporarty Art - La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, If I Could Only Remember, Décember

Exhibition Photoforum Prize Exhibition - Photoforum Pasquart - Biel, Switzerland, If I Could Only Remember, Décember

Exhibition Journées des Alternatives Urbaines de Malley - Lausanne, Switzerland, Papy Ping Pong, September

Prize USPP Prize 2017 - Vevey, Switzerland, If I Could Only Remember, June

Prize Best Portfolio, Nuit de la Photo - La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, The Life and Death of Luc the Cat, February



Education


CEPV Higher studies in Photography, Vevey, Switzerland, ES (FS) equal to BA, 2017-2019

CEPV Technical and mandat studies in Photography, Vevey, Switzerland, CFC, 2015-2017

ECAL Propedeutique diploma in cinema, Lausanne, Switzerland, 2013-2014



Publications


- Antenna, Self published for the solo exhibition at Standard/Deluxe in Lausanne, Switzerland

- Circle Of Confusion, Book by CEPV and exhibition, Konsulat Praettigau, Warsaw, Poland

- Brutti ma Buoni, Group project for Festival Images 2018, Book and Exhibition, Vevey, Switzerland

- From NE with love 2018, Dictionary gathering artists for the State of Neuchâtel, Switzerland

- The Best of LensCulture Vol.2, Schilt Publishing 2018, Amsterdam, Netherlands

- Exhibition catalogue of the 7th Nuit de la Photo of la Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland

- Exhibition catalogue of the 73rd Bienalle of Contemporary Art of la Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland



Others


- 24H - Interview about Antenna - May 2019

- British Journal of Photography - Interview about If I Could Only Remember - November 2018

- PHmuseum, Story of the Week 17-23 September 2018

- Revolv Collective, Intagram Takeover, 17-21 September 2018

- Instagram Project @life_and_death_of_luc_the_cat, 2016-Present

Contact

maciej.w.czepiel@gmail.com

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