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Cyril Porchet Lausanne, Switzerland

Two spectacular, intertwined sets of photographs by Cyril Porchet form a complex, politically charged series on the subject of image and power throughout history. 

About Cyril Porchet

Exhibitions

2013
Solo Exhibition at “la Cité du Temps”, Geneva (CH) 10 October – 19 October
Festival “Journée photographiques de Bienne” (CH) 6-29 September
Festival “Alt+1000?, Rossinière (CH) 13 July – 22 September
Solo Exhibition at “Galerie Christopher Gerber”, Lausanne (CH) 25 April – 25 Mai
2012
Fondation de l’Hermitage, Lausanne (CH)
“Swiss Federal Award 2012? Museum Bellerive, Zurich (CH)
Festival “Voies Off”, Arles (F)
“NEAR BY NIGHT 4? Zinéma, Lausanne (CH)
“Too cool for school” Spazio Orso, Milano (I)
“SELECTION | AUSWAHL” PhotoforumPasquArt, Bienne (CH)
2011
Photo Festival “Planche(s) Contact”, Deauville (F)
Gallery ELAC, Lausanne (CH)
Museum für Gestaltung, Zürich (CH)
2010
Maison européenne de la photographie, Paris (F)
Gallery 22 Bis, Vevey (CH)
Gallery ELAC, Lausanne (CH)
BCV (CH)

Studies

Master in Art Direction, Ecole Cantonale d’Art de Lausanne, (ECAL). 2009—2011 (mention excellence)
Bachelor degree in visual communication, photography department, Ecole Cantonale d’Art de Lausanne (ECAL), Lausanne, Switzerland. 2005-2009

Collections

Larry Gagosian Private collection
Maison Européenne de
la photograpie
Deauville
Raymond Weil
BCV
Private collections

Awards / Selections

Alt. +1000 Festival
Swiss Federal Award 2012
Swiss Federal Award 2010
Wallpaper*magazine Graduate Directory
Raymond Weil Award
Photo Festival "Planche(s) Contact"
Selection | Auswahl

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Cyril Porchet's Projects on LensCulture