Kostas Kapsianis was born and raised in Athens. He studied photography at the "Photographic Circle", in Athens, Greece. He is a founding member of the collective “Depression Era” / KOLECTIV8 that inhabits the urban and social landscapes of the economic crisis in his home country.
His work has been presented in numerous exhibitions and festivals, including Mois De La Photo in Paris, Athens Photo Festival, European Month of Photography in Budapest, Medphoto, Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art and Fotoistanbul. Furthemore, he has exhibited his photographs in Benaki Museum (Athens), Lieu BOZAR-Palais des Beaux-Arts (Brussels) and several galleries in Europe.
LENSCULTURE Emerging Talent Awards 2016, Emerging Talent