Evelyn Bencicova is a visual creative focussing mainly on the medium of photography and art direction. Born 1992 in Bratislava, Slovakia Evelyn studied fine art and new media at University of Applied Arts in Vienna. Today combining her academic research with interest in contemporary visual culture, Evelyn’s work is unmistakable for her signature timelessness and individual aesthetic.
Whilst combining a variety of genres and techniques, Evelyn’s practice revolves around the point at which the artistic and the commercial merge, and the conceptual meets the visual. Her international client repertoire spans fashion and luxury brands such as Gucci, Cartier and Nehera, as well as cultural institutions such as Berghain, Kunsthalle Basel, the Slovak National Theatre and Ballet and Museumsquartier Vienna.
Evelyn’s commercial and artistic work featured in the likes of Vogue Korea, Self-Service, The Gentlewoman, ELLE and Dazed & Confused, as well as online platforms, international photography books and exhibitions across Europe, from London and Paris via Berlin, Amsterdam and Bratislava.
In 2016, Evelyn won the prestigious Hasselblad Masters and Broncolor GenNext awards. Film “Asymptote” (2016), co-created with Adam Csoka Keller, was awarded at Fashion Film Festival Milano 2017, and was featured at SHOWstudio Fashion Film Awards, the Austrian American Short Film Festival and Diane Pernet's ASVOFF.