Sébastien Cuvelier

Belgian photographer (born in 1975)
living and working in Luxembourg.
My approach to photography focuses mostly on documentary and storytelling. I am particularly attracted to topics revolving around community. 

solo exhibitions

paradise city, centre d'art nei liicht, dudelange (lu), may-jun 2018

eunma town, galerie nosbaum & reding, luxembourg (lu), sep 2015

gypsy queens, galeria sztuki współczesnej BWA, katowice (pl), jan-mar 2015

gypsy queens, atelier 340 muzeum, brussels (be), mar-may 2014

gypsy queens, livre aux trésors, liège (be), mar 2014

panginoon, biennale internationale de la photographie, galerie satellite, liège (be), feb-apr 2014

gypsy queens, galerie nosbaum & reding, luxembourg (lu), sep 2013

panginoon, rencontres photographiques d'arlon, arlon (be), apr-may 2012

group exhibitions

flux feelings, rencontres de la photographie, arles (fr), jul-sep 2017

3 songs no flash!, carré rotondes, luxembourg (lu), aug 2014

vies en tranches, un regard sur les éditions husson, atelier 340 muzeum, brussels (be), jun-jul 2014

publikum, galerii olympia (warsaw, pl), apr 2010

publikum, kiosk (luxembourg, lu), may-jun 2009

permanent collection

kuck elei (3 prints), banque de luxembourg, luxembourg (lu)

gypsy queens (3 prints), centre national de l'audiovisuel, dudelange (lu)

baliem (projection of 5 portraits), museum volkenkunde, leiden (nl), 2013-2017

photobooks

kuck elei, privately commissioned, 56p, hardcover in box, dec 2016

eunma town, self-published, 144p, hardcover, sep 2015

instant star, self published, 204p, hardcover, aug 2014

gypsy queens, husson editions, 96p, hardcover, sep 2013

selected publications

kuck elei in flux feelings, rencontres de la photographie d'arles (fr), jul 2017

eunma town in m le magazine du monde (fr), jan 2017

panginoon in pixels of paradise, biennale internationale de la photographie (bip), liège (be), mar 2014

panginoon in budhi, an international journal of humanities, ateneo de manila university (ph), apr 2010

awards & recognition

selected for the eddie adams workshop XXX, new york, oct 2017

liège photobook festival shortlist (for eunma town), oct 2016

kassel fotobook dummy award 2016 shortlist (for eunma town), may 2016

lensculture photobooks of the year, part II (for eunma town), jan 2016

runner-up, bourse du talent, photographie.com (fr), 2014 & 2016

winner, centre national de l’audiovisuel photography grant, dudelange (lu), 2012, 2014 & 2017