Lucas Olivet

Selection
Education
2005-2009  Vevey School of Photography (CH)
Awards
2017  Dorothea Lange-Paul Taylor Prize finalist, Center of Documentary Studies at Duke University (USA)
2015  Swiss Photo Award the selection, award winner in Fine Art, juried by Ute Noll and Peter Bialobrzeski
2014  FotoFilmic’14 winner, Vancouver (CA), juried by Mark Steinmetz
          Swiss Photo Award–ewz.selection, Special prize, juried by Reto Camenisch
Representation
Jörg Brockmann, Geneva
Solo exhibitions
2018  Kopiec Bonawentura, Rencontres d’Arles (FR)
2017  Three Wheels, Geneva, Hit
2016  Black Water Ballad, Geneva, Espace Jörg Brockmann
2015  Coast to Coast, Luzern (CH), Maz Galerie
2014  I remember, Paris, Le 104, Circulation(s) Festival
2013  Wentworth, Biel (CH), International festival of Photography
Group exhibitions
2019  Line of sight, (mudac, Lausanne take over) Forum Schlossplatz Museum, Aarau (CH) (March)
          Enquête valaisanne, Galerie zur Matze, Brig (CH) (March)
2018  unseen fair Amsterdam, Espace Jörg Brockmann
          Partie de Campagne Art fair, Espace Jörg Brockmann, Chassagne Montrachet (FR)
          Polyptyque fair, Espace Jörg Brockmann, Center of Photography Marseille (FR)
2017  Se confronter au réel, Centre Culturel du Manoir, Cologny (CH)
          FotoGang Festival, Fondazione Marangoni, Firenze (IT)
2016  Les Usages du monde, Galerie de la Cité internationale des arts, Paris
          Mulhouse Biennial, Mulhouse (FR)
          Swiss Photo Award, Photobastbei, Zürich (CH)
          The New Face of Film, Visual Arts Center at Boise State University (USA)
2015  Fotofilmic festival, New-York (USA)
          dnj Gallery, Los Angeles (USA)
2014  Back Gallery Project, Vancouver (CA)
          Swiss Photo Award, EWZ-Unterwerk Selnau, Zürich
2013   Who’s afraid of colors, with Anne Minazio, Hit, Geneva
Books
2018  Kopiec Bonawentura, Kerber Verlag, Berlin (D) (booklaunch at Le nonante-neuf, Rencontres d’Arles)
2016  Black Water Ballad, JB editions, Geneva (exhibition catalogue, booklaunch at ccs, Paris)
Grants & Residencies
2018  Bourse pour la réalisation d’un projet photographique, Fmac, Geneva (CH), Grant recipient
          Artist in residence program, Contemporary Art Center NAIRS, Scuol/Engadin (CH)
2017-2018 Enquête photographique valaisanne (CH), recipient
2017  Publication grant recipient, FMAC, Fonds municipal d’art contemporain, Geneva
          Emerging Artist Scholarship, honorable mention, Lucie Foundation, Los Angeles (USA)
2016  Fondation Engelberts, Mies (CH), Grant recipient
          D.O.O.R academy, latent residency finalist, Rome (IT)
2016-2019 Artist studio residency program, FMAC, Geneva
Other publications
2018  49e Rencontres internationales de la photographie d’Arles, Actes Sud, Arles
2017   Three Wheels, Ripopée editions, Nyon (CH) (exhibition zine)
2016  SPOTLIGHT - Twenty Years of the Biel/Bienne Festival of Photography, Snoeck editions (B)
2015   Lucas Olivet, supersonix editions, Luzern (exhibition zine)
2014  Circulation(s) Festival of the young european Photography catalogue, Paris, 2014, éditions du Bec en l’Air
          Fotofilmic ‘14 YVR_LAX catalogue, Vancouver, VNB editions
Talks
2018  Nonante-neuf Talks Pro Helvetia, Rencontres d’Arles, led by Danaé Panchaud
2016  Looking for Storytelling, lecture at Pictet (INT) Geneva  (Artist visiting program), moderator: Jean-Marc Falconnet
          Seminar day on Young Swiss Photography, la Cité internationale des arts, Paris
2013  I remember, lecture with Chrisrophe Rey poems and texts by Joe Brainard, International festival of Photography, Biel
Other collaborations
Video work based on Wentworth series
(with part of Cowboy Noir collective: Giona Bierens De Haan, Louis Jucker, Augustin Rebetez)
2017  What’s up Photo Doc Fair Paris
2014  Fotofestiwal, Lodz (PL)
          Breadfield Gallery, Malmö (SWE)
          Oblick Festival Strasbourg (FR)
          International Biennial of Photography, Liège (BE)
          Spoutnik Festival, Geneva
          Format Festival, Derby (UK)
          Encontros da Imagem de Braga (PT)
          European patrimonial’s days, Ile de la Réunion (FR)
          Festival Fotografia Europea de Reggio Emilia (IT)


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