Matthieu Gafsou CH, 1981 lives and works in Lausanne, Switzerland. After completing a master of arts in philosophy, literature and cinema at the Universit de Lausanne, he studied photography at the School of Applied Arts in Vevey. Since 2006, Gafsou has participated in numerous group and solo exhibitions, and published five books. In 2009 Gafsou was awarded the prestigious Prix de la fondation HSBC pour la photographie and subsequently was invited to contribute to the Aperture Foundations 2010 reGeneration2 exhibition. In 2014, Lausannes influential Muse de lElyse hosted Gafsous solo show titled Only God Can Judge Me. In parallel to his artistic practice, Gafsou is on faculty at the University of Art and Design Lausanne ECAL.