FLORIAN LUTHI



Born in Geneva
lives and works in London / Lausanne

EDUCATIONS

Master degree in Contemporary Art Practice: Moving Image
Royal College of Art (RCA), London 2017 - 2019

Bachelor degree in Visual Communication, major in Photography,
Ecole Cantonale d’Art de Lausanne (ECAL), Lausanne 2008 - 2012

EXHIBITIONS

2019
Open Mouth Film Festival, Stour Space, London
Degree Show, Royal College of Art, London
Togetherness, Assembly Point, London
Across The Slippery Pitch As A Speckled Murmur Follows, RCA, London
Stuttgarter Filmwinter — Festival for Expanded Media, Stuttgart

2018
The Sea: Our Other World, The Courtyard Gallery, Royal College of Art, London
Super Shorts Film Festival, Whirled Cinema, London
El Tiempo de los Hiperobjetos, Espacio El Dorado, Bogotà
Simply Beaming, Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh
Simply Beaming, Rat Hole Gallery, Tokyo
Maruseppu Art Residency , Maruseppu, Hokkaido
Hope, Engaru, Hokkaido
Soapbox, Close-Up Film Centre, London
Wip Show, Royal College of Art, London

2017
Prix Photoforum, Centre Pasquart, Bienne
Soirée Graphique, Komet, Bern
Athens Photo Festival, Benaki Museum, Athens
20. vfg Nachwuchsförderpreis für Fotografie, Neue Galerie, Augsburg
vfg - SICHT, Photobastei, Zürich
Swiss Photo Award, Photobastei, Zürich
Festival Traverse Vidéo, Les Abattoirs, Toulouse
20. vfg Nachwuchsförderpreis für Fotografie, Uno Art Space, Stuttgart

2016
20. vfg Nachwuchsförderpreis für Fotografie, l'elac, Renens
20. vfg Nachwuchsförderpreis für Fotografie, Oslo 8, Basel
20. vfg Nachwuchsförderpreis für Fotografie, Photobastei, Zürich
Pov Shop, Pov Paper, Rue du Nord, Lausanne

2015
reGeneration, Musée de l'Elysée, Lausanne
Ce qui demeure n'est pas en huit, Selecta, Nyon
Aus dem Depot, Kantonsspital, Aarau
La Mue, Fer de Lance, Lausanne

2014
LLIAISONS, Vyner Street Gallery, London
< 30 X Premio Kiefer Hablitzel, Museo d'Arte, Lugano
Jeune Création 2014, Centquatre, Paris
LAB/LIFE, Musée de la Main, Lausanne
North/South, AUT University, Auckland
Swiss Art Awards, Messehalle, Basel
Festival Traverse Vidéo, Toulouse
3ème Nuit de la Photo, Club 44, La Chaux-de-Fonds

2013
Rires et Bâillements, Maison du Vallon, Lausanne
SELECTION | AUSWAHL PhotoforumPasquArt, Biel
NEU/NOW Online Festival, ELIA, Amsterdam
Savoir Faire, Spazio Orso 16, Milano
A piedi, sulle mani e altre storie piccole, Galleria 44, Genova

2012
Fin du Monde, première, Théâtre de Vidy, Lausanne
ECAL Diplômes 2012, ECAL, Lausanne
Too Cool For School, Spazio Orso 16, Milano
Do You Read Me, l'élac, Lausanne

2011
Lausanne Underground Film Festival (LUFF), official trailer, Lausanne

2009
Si les parents savaient, l'elac, Renens

AWARDS

2018 — Best Experimental Film (London Super Shorts Film Festival)
2017 — Swiss Photo Award (Shortlisted)
2016 — 20. vfg Nachwuchsförderpreis (Finalist)
2015 — Art Award, city of Nyon
2014 — Kiefer Hablitzel Award
2014 — Promotion of young talent in photography, Pro Helvetia
2013 — Artist in residence, Genoa, city of Nyon


OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

Co-Creator of the art space Selecta, Nyon, 2014 - 2017


PUBLICATIONS

NOWHERE postcards, selected by Lars Willumeit, Grussformat
Hallo Deutschland, Soirée Graphique n°10, Das Magazine
Der Greif, Jubilee-issue #10
Mock Up x 36, ECAL
ECAL Poster (Master Luxury & design)
On Tour - Tour de Romandie & Tour de Suisse, Infolio
Ted Kaczynski Issue, Fabrikzeitung (Rote Fabrik)


COLLECTIONS

Kantonsspital Aarau
Art collection Vaud
Art collection Nyon
Various private collections