Biography

Born in Krakow in 1987, Maciej Czepiel grew up in Montréal then moved to 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 July 2019, he has finished his photography studies at the Higher School of Photography of Vevey (ES/FS), CEPV.

 

Exhibitions

– Standard/Deluxe - Lausanne, Switzerland, Antenna, May 2019
– Photo London - Somerset House - London, England, Group exhibition,  If I Could Only Remember, May 2018
– Nuit de la Photo - La – Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, If I Could Only Remember, February 2018
– 73rd Biennial of Contemporarty Art - La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, If I Could Only Remember, Décember 2017
– Photoforum Prize – Exhibition - Photoforum Pasquart - Biel, Switzerland, If I Could Only Remember, Décember 2017

Awards

– Enquête Photographique Valaisanne 2020, EQ2 - Switzerland, December 2019 - September 2020
– Finalist, LensCulture Exposure Awards 2018, If I Could Only Remember, February 2018
– Best Portfolio, Nuit de la Photo - La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, The Life and Death of Luc the Cat, February 2017

Publications

– Circle Of Confusion, Book and exhibition, Konsulat Praettigau, Warsaw, Poland. Published by CEPV and Haus am Gern,   Biel, Switzerland - Curated by Léonore Veya and Rudolf Steiner, 2018
– Brutti ma Buoni, Group project for Festival Images 2018, Book and Exhibition, Vevey, Switzerland. Published by CEPV,   Vevey, Switzerland - Curated by Myriam Ziehli, 2018
– From NE with love 2018, Book gathering artists from the State of Neuchâtel, Switzerland. Published by Quartier Général,    La Chaux-de-Fonds,  Switzerland, 2018
– The Best of LensCulture Vol.2, Schilt Publishing 2018, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2018
– Exhibition catalogue of the 73rd Bienalle of Contemporary Art of la Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, 2017