Titus Simoens (1985, Ghent) is a photographer based in Ghent, Belgium.
He is the author of two photographic books, Blue, See Mount Song Los Domadores, published by Hannibal (2015) and Tu me dis, published by APE (2016).
He is currently finishing his master in photography at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts (KASK) in Ghent.
Simoens has had exhibitions at the MRO Foundation in France (2015), the Kunsthal in Netherlands (2015), the Centre for Fine Arts - Bozar in Belgium (2014)
and the Boutographies festival in France (2014), among others.
Awards include the Nikon Young Promising Award (2015), the Monography series Award (2014) and the Foto8 Summershow in London (2012).
He was a resident at the Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation in Arles, France (2015).

2006 - 2008 Karel de Grote Hogeschool, BA in photography, Antwerp, Belgium
2016 - 2018 School of Arts KASK, MFA in photography, Ghent, Belgium

2017 LA Art Book Fair - Printed Matter Tu me dis, CA
2016 RIOT, booklaunch Tu me dis, Ghent, BE
2016 Off Print, Beaux Arts, booklaunch Tu me dis, Paris, FR
2016 International Photographic Art Festival Exhibition, Blue, See, Zhengzhou, CN
2016 MRO Foundation, Week end Contemporain à Arles, Tu me dis, Arles, FR
2016 Nieuwe Koninklijke Gaanderijen, Solo exhibition, Blue, See - Mount Song - Los Domadores, Oostende, BE
2015 Galerie Pennings, Harry Penningsprijs, Eindhoven, NL
2015 MRO Foundation, There where the sounds comes from, Arles, FR
2015 Residence Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation, Arles, FR
2015 Kunsthal Solo exhibition Het Onbewaakte moment, Rotterdam, NL
2015 Caermersklooster Solo exhibition Blue, See Mount Song Los Domadores, Gent, BE
2014 BOZAR Solo exhibition, Monography series award - Mount Song, Brussels, BE
2014 Lecture Recyclart, Extra Fort, Brussels, BE
2014 Boutographies festival, Montpellier, FR
2014 Museum Dr. Guislain, Jeugdinstellingen tussen romantiek en trauma , Gent, BE
2014 CC Hasselt, Bouteilles a la mer, Hasselt, BE
2013 Au centre wallon d'Art contemporian "La Châtaigneraie", Bouteilles à la mer, Flémalle, BE
2012 Foto8 Gallery, Foto8 Summershow, London, UK
2012 De Brakke Grond, Baroque Bodies, Koen Hauser & Titus Simoens, Amsterdam, NL
2011 Museum van Deinze en Leiestreek (MuDel), Solo exhibition, Deinze, BE
2010 44 Gallery, Solo exhibition, Bruges, BE
2010 FoMu, L’ aventure du rêve lucide, Dieter De Lathauwer & Titus Simoens, Antwerp, BE
2009 Zebrastraat, Solo exhibition Close to Romania, Ghent, BE
2008 Flemish Parliament, Screenworlds, Brussels, BE

2016 Tu me dis, published by APE, Belgium, ISBN 9789490800567
2015 Blue, See Mount Song Los Domadores,published by Hannibal, Belgium, ISBN 9789492081322

2016 Nikon Young Promising Photographer Award, Brussels, BE
2015 Nomination Galerie Pennings Award, NL
2014 Winner Monography series Award NIKON- BOZAR#2, BE
2014 Selected for the portfolio review in Düsseldorf, DE
2014 Selected for the exhibition of the fourteenth edition of Boutographies, Montpellier, FR
2013 Selected for folioPORT by Kaunas Photo Festival, Lithuania
2012 Winner Foto8 Summershow - Best in show, London, UK
2012 Nikon Young Promising Photographer Award, Brussels, BE

2017 Book of the week at Photo-eye: Tu me dis, a pick by Christopher J Johnson
2017 Book review Tu me dis, De Standaard Letteren, by Stefan Vanthuyne
2017 Book Review Tu me dis, Conscientious Photography Magazine, online by Jörg M. Colberg
2016 Interview on This Surrounding Us All, online, BE
2016 Réponses Photo, Trafic d'enfants au Bénin, N° 283H, portfolio 12 pages, FR
2015 De Afspraak, Canvas, BE
2015 New Dawn, book review Blue, See - Mount Song - Los Domadores, NL
2015 Hatje Cantz, book review Blue, See - Mount Song - Los Domadores by Peter Lindhorst, DE
2015 DS Weekblad beeldverhaal Los Domadores, BE
2015 Radio Klara - Pompidou, Interview by Chantal Pattyn, BE
2014 L'Oeil de la Photographie, Titus Simoens au Palais des Beaux-Arts Bruxelles, FR
2014 Reyers Laat, Canvas, BE
2014 Monthly Photography magazine, portfolio Mount Song, august, KO
2014 OAI13, Titus Simoens | L’école de la mer, l’école de la discipline, 7 august, FR
2014 Actuaphoto, Les futurs maîtres Kung Fu de Titus Simoens, 30 may, FR
2014 Vrij Nederland, Mount Song, 3 april, NL
2014 L'Oeil de la Photographie, Les Boutographies festival, Blue, See, FR
2014 DS Weekblad, Mount Song, BE
2014 CANVAS, Aflvevering De Canvasconnectie, 23 february, BE
2013 SHUTR 03, Oeuvreportfolio, Issue 3, Amsterdam, NL
2013 DAZEDDIGITAL, Shooting the sea, 16 may, London, UK
2013 6MOIS, Les dessous de l’image, 5 avril, FR
2012 M, le magazine du Monde, Carte Blanche, 29 September 2012 (issue no. 54), FR
2012 BLINK magazine, view Titus Simoens, Issue 19, KO
2012 EXTRA - FoMu magazine, Titus Simoens, Blue, See, Issue 12, Antwerp, BE
2012 GUP magazine, Portfolio Miles Away, Issue 34, Amsterdam, NL
2012 De Standaard Weekblad, Blue, See, Nr. 35, 21 april, BE
2012 Snor 5, series Blue, see, BE (online)
2011 De Standaard portret, Lef, goesting en gezonde naïviteit, 5 november, BE