Born 1983, Emeric Lhuisset grow up in Paris suburb.
Graduated in arts (Ecole des Beaux-Arts de Paris - Ensba) and in geopolitics (University Panthéon-Sorbonne / Ecole Normale Superieure - Ulm).
His works has been shown in numerous exhibitions around the world (Tate Modern in London, Museum Folkwang in Essen, Institut du monde arabe in Paris, Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam, Rencontres d’Arles, Sursock Museum in Beirut, CRAC Languedoc-Roussillon, Musée du Louvre Lens…).
He recently wins the BMW Photography Award 2018, and Grand Prix Images Vevey - Leica Prize 2017. He was also nominated for the Photographic Museum of Humanity Grant 2018 (Honorable Mention), for the Coal award (2016), the Magnum Foundation Emergency Fund Award (2015), for the Niépce Award (2015), for the Leica Oskar Barnack Award (2014) as well as the HSBC Award for Photography (2014).
In addition to his art practice, he teaches at Sciences Po Paris about contemporary art and geopolitics.