Biography

Born 1985 in a small village in Canton Valais, Switzerland, surrounded by mountains, Sebastian Magnani discovered photography whilst training as a media designer in 2006. After 5 years as a creative in an advertising agency, he decided 2011 to turn his passion into a profession. Since then he has been making a living as a photographer and visual artist, based in Zurich, Switzerland. Focused on portraits, editorials, advertising and several personal projects, like the Underdogs and Undercats, where got a lot of media attention and been published on many newspapers, magazines, websites and tv-shows around the globe.

 

Exhibitions

Zurich, Up & Coming, Offline, 2017
New York, Vanguard Visionaries, 2015
Zurich, Freitag Flag Ship Store, 2015
Los Angeles, World Wide Art, 2014
Romania, Photo Festival Cluj, 2014/2013
Paris, Salon de la Photo, Hahnemühle, 2013
Neuchâtel, Nature Historical Museum, 2013
Zurich, Photo13, Switzerland, 2013

 

Awards

GoSee Awards, Stills, Gold & Public Winner, 2015
One Eye Land, Fine Art, Abstract, Gold, 2015
Red Dot Awards, Communication Design, 2014
Red Bull Illume, Top 250, Limited Book, 2013
One Eye Land, Photographer of the Year, 2012