Tomas Bachot (’89, Belgium) is a photographer and bookmaker. 

He recently graduated with the greatest honours as Master in Visuals Arts (photography) at School of Arts/KASK, Ghent. He works and lives in Cluj-Napoca (Romania) and Antwerp (Belgium). 

He is available for assignments worldwide.

Exhibitions

NOW

  • Macht-Onmacht, Vliet (PC Bethanië), Zoersel, 11/05-26/05/19, Binnenin

2019

  • Riga Photomonth, Open-air projection, Riga, 15/05/19, Those who eat fish from the cyanide lake improve their sex life

2018

  • Working Title 2, Magma Contemporary Art Space, Sfântu Gheorghe, 7/07-19/08/18, Those who eat fish from the cyanide lake improve their sex life

2017

  • Land van Fotografie, Ghent, 11/11/2017, group-exhibition, Protest

  • Kunst in Huis @ 80 days of Summer, Sint-Pieters Abdij ,Ghent, 30/06-30/08/17, Those who eat fish from the cyanide lake improve their sex life

  • Photobookshow, 18/08-20/08/17, St Petersburg, Those who eat fish from the cyanide lake improve their sex life

  • Athens Photo Festival 2017 - Photobook Show, 14/06-30/07/17, Those who eat fish from the cyanide lake improve their sex life

  • Solo-exhibition, 2015-2017, 16 locations in Flanders, Obruni

2016

  • Book Tour supported by the Romanian Cultural Institute, 12/11-12/12/16, Apuseni Mountains, Romania, Those who eat fish from the cyanide lake improve their sex life

  • In/Out Transylvania Photo Festival, 27/10/16-06/11/16, Cluj-Napoca (Romania), Those who eat fish from the cyanide lake improve their sex life

  • .tiff 2016, 07/10/16-..., FOMU Antwerp, Those who eat fish from the cyanide lake improve their sex life

  • Gazebook Sicily Photobook Festival (Slideluck screening), 10/09/16, Sicily, Italy, Those who eat fish from the cyanide lake improve their sex life

  • MAP#47, 30/05 - 05/06/16, KASK/School of Arts, Ghent, Those who eat fish from the cyanide lake improve their sex life

Awards & Grants

.tiff 2016, DOC*Werk, ICR Grant for Foreign Cultural Journalists 2016, 1st prize De Donkere Kamer #26, FabHub 2018, Somes Expus 2018

Publications

British Journal of Photography, GUP, Ain't Bad, L'Oeil de la Photographie, Workshopx, VICE, MONU, Splash & Grab, It's Nice That, Lenscratch, Bird In Flight, Art Narratives, De Standaard, De Morgen, SNOR, Apache.be