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Happy new year!

2014-01-10, 13h05

Happy new year!

Stefano Stoll and his team wish you a happy new year and are looking forward to welcoming you from September 13th to October 5th 2014 for a new photographic experience in the streets of Vevey.

 

In the meantime do it the Festival Images way: transform the city into a ...

Cannes, Arles, Zürich, the Festival Images exports its projects

2013-05-7, 13h11

Cannes, Arles, Zürich, the Festival Images exports its projects

1/ Images at the World Press Photo (Zürich)

 

In 2009, the Swiss photographer Christian Lutz won the Vevey International Photo Award. This grant of 40'000 CHF allowed him to produce Tropical Gift, the second volume of his investigation on power, presented at the Festival ...

The Vevey international photography 2013/2014 goes to Augustin Rebetez (1986, CH)

2013-04-21, 15h37

The Vevey international photography 2013/2014 goes to Augustin Rebetez (1986, CH)

After two days of deliberation around 750 applications from 63 countries, a jury of international professionals composed of  Florian Ebner, curator at Folkwang Museum in Essen (Germany), Yasmine Eid-Sabbagh & Rozenn Quéré, winners of the Vevey international photography award ...

Bettina Rheims president of the Jury !

2013-03-14, 18h24

Bettina Rheims president of the Jury !

The Jury of the Vevey International Photo Award is now known! French photographer Bettina Rheims will be president of the International Photo Award Jury, composed of Florian Ebner, Curator at the Folkwang Museum in Essen (Germany) Kathy Ryan, Photo editor at the New York Times Magazine ...

Censorship of the book by Christian Lutz, winner of the Vevey international Photo Award 2009/2010

2013-02-20, 10h17

Censorship of the book by Christian Lutz, winner of the Vevey international Photo Award 2009/2010

Extrait du communiqué de presse du 7 février

"In 2003, Swiss photographer Christian Lutz (1973) initiated a photographic investigation on the issue of power. Each of the three components of this investigation led to the publication of a book by Lars Müller Publishers: Protokoll ...

2013!

2012-12-21, 18h41

Stefano Stoll and the Festival Images team wishes you a happy holiday season and is looking forward to presenting five exhibitions at Espace Quai1 and a International Photography Award in 2013.

Wolfgang Stahr at Quai1

2012-10-31, 12h40

Wolfgang Stahr at Quai1

Permanent space of the Festival Images, Quai1 dedicates itself to contemporary photography by presenting five exhibitions per year of photographers who participated to the Vevey International Photography Award. From November 21st 2012 to January 12 2013, it presents Thank You, Come Again by ...

The 2012 edition is over. See you in 2014!

2012-10-3, 14h01

The 2012 edition is over. See you in 2014!

The 2012 edition of Visual Arts Festival in Vevey (Switzerland) closed its doors on Sunday, September 30, at 7pm. It was marked by a record attendance of the exhibitions and a huge popular enthusiasm.  

For the third time (2008, 2010, 2012) the Festival Images took the label "Vevey ...

And the winner is...

2012-09-30, 13h50

And the winner is...

A jury with Jay Gauer (director Hôtel des Trois Couronnes), René Ciocca (Nestlé), Luc Debraine (journalist), Françoise Lambert (director of the historical museum of Vevey) et Dominique Radrizzani (director of the Musée Jenisch) elected the best three participations at the Chère image ...

Last days!

2012-09-27, 13h38

Last days!

The 64 exhibitions of the Festival Images 2012 are open until Sunday September 30th, 7pm : Sohei Nishino, Christian Marclay, Alain Delorme, Noémie Goudal, Yello, Liu Bolin, Svetlana Khatchaturova, Mentalgassi, Roman Signer, Andres Serrano, Kourtney Roy or Jean-Luc Godard, all their ...

Just 9 days left to visit the Festival!

2012-09-22, 15h36

Just 9 days left to visit the Festival!

Since its opening on September 8th, the Festival Images has already beaten all its records. More than 17 000 persons already visited the exhibition of the Ex-EPA and 40 guided tours have been organized with more than 1000 persons.

Openair guided tour © Céline ...

We're open!

2012-09-9, 20h02

We're open!

The Festival Images opened its doors yesterday at 11am. More than 3000 persons visited the exhibition and participated at the opening ceremony. Man artists were presents and joins the party that ended up late at night (picture of the event will be online next week).

Take some time to ...

A monumental Cindy Sherman of 500 m2 in Vevey

2012-08-22, 13h38

A monumental Cindy Sherman of 500 m2 in Vevey

The Festival Images is delighted to announce a giant portrait of American contemporary artist Cindy Sherman, from the famous series Untitled Film Stills, that will be exhibited on the wall of the Banque Cantonale Vaudoise (BCV) in Vevey (Switzerland).

 

Born in 1954 in New ...

La tête dans les images? Episode 4

2012-08-20, 14h15

La tête dans les images? Episode 4

The eikon, Fribourg school of art and communication, was inspired by the theme and the 2012 programme of the Festival Images. Each week, a new video protrait to discover. Enjoy!

 

 

La tête dans les images? Episode 4 from Festival Images on Vimeo.

"Chère image" Photo Contest

2012-08-16, 11h14

"Chère image" Photo Contest

Your picture exhibited at the Festival Images from September 8 to 30.

To win : a night for two at the Hôtel des Trois Couronnes (5*) in Vevey!

 

On the occasion of the Dear Photograph exhibition, the Festival Images encourages you to become a photographer and ...

La tête dans les images? Episode 3

2012-08-14, 17h47

La tête dans les images? Episode 3

The eikon, Fribourg school of art and communication, was inspired by the theme and the 2012 programme of the Festival Images. Each week, a new video protrait to discover. Enjoy!

La tête dans les images? Episode 3 from Festival Images on Vimeo.

La tête dans les images? Episode 2

2012-08-6, 13h17

La tête dans les images? Episode 2

The eikon, Fribourg school of art and communication, was inspired by the theme and the 2012 programme of the Festival Images. Each week, a new video protrait to discover. Enjoy!

 

 

La tête dans les images? Episode 2 from Festival Images on Vimeo.

Discover the programme!

2012-08-2, 13h07

Discover the programme!

The Festival invites you to discover 64 projects of artists coming from 20 different countries from September 8 to 30.

The outdoor section offers 25 projects on buildings, in the streets and even on trees of the town.

Indoor, 28 exhibitions are presented. Amongst them 20 will be ...

La tête dans les images? Episode 1

2012-07-30, 16h08

La tête dans les images? Episode 1

The eikon EMF, Fribourg school of art and communication, was inspired by the theme and the 2012 programme of the Festival Images. Each week, a new video protrait to discover. Enjoy!

 

Sun, eye, shutter?

2012-07-27, 18h07

Sun, eye, shutter?

The poster of the Festival Images 2012 reflects the position that the event has chosen since 2008 : to transform Vevey into an outdoor museum, by presenting monumental photography in the the streets, the facades and in parks of the town. Thus, the sun symbolizes the outdoors, the iris ...

Images Festival at the Rencontres d'Arles

2012-07-5, 12h20

Images Festival at the Rencontres d'Arles

If you visit the Rencontres d’Arles this week, be sure not to miss:

 

DES IMAGES PLEIN LA RUE!

 

A presentation of the Festival Images 2012

program by Stefano Stoll, director

 

Friday July 6 2012

6:15 pm

34 ...

Festival Images orders a map of the capital city: Bern by Sohei Nishino

2012-04-26, 17h57

Festival Images orders a  map of the capital city: Bern by Sohei Nishino

After Tokyo, Istanbul, New-York, Paris, Hong-Kong, London and Rio de Janeiro, young japanese photographer Sohei Nishino is in Bern for the production of a special project for the FEstival Images. The piece will be unveiled in Vevey on September 8. The "Diorama Maps", the subjectives maps of a ...

A new reception area for the 2012 Festival Images

2012-04-26, 11h18

A new reception area for the 2012 Festival Images

As the next edition of the Images Festival in Vevey is approaching, various projects are emerging. The latest is the result of collaboration between the Festival Images and the ECAL / University of Art and Design Lausanne. Third year students in Industrial Design Bachelor of ECAL were asked ...

French artist JR awarded

2012-04-26, 11h17

French artist JR awarded

The artist JR, winner of the TED Prize, wishes to use art to turn the world inside out! Look at his talk here. TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) is a nonprofit institution devoted to spreading new and original ideas through conferences and talks broadcast on the internet. The TED ...

CALL FOR ENTRIES Vevey International Photo Award 2013/2014

2013-01-16, 13h35

CALL FOR ENTRIES Vevey International Photo Award 2013/2014

DEADLINE MARCH 15th 2013


Festival Images is launching another round of its project competition.
Artists and photographers have until March 15th 2013 to enter the Vevey International Photo Award.

The purpose of this award consists in providing crucial assistance for projects that have not been realised, in the form of a grant up to CHF 40,000 (around € 33,000), in order to bring a photography or film initiative to completion. There is also the potential to win other prizes and receive exhibitions proposals at Quai1 or during the Festival Images.

End of April 2013, a jury of visual arts professionals will choose the projects that will be supported by the Festival. The winning projects will be realised within the following year and previewed at the next Festival Images in September 2014.

This competition represents a unique form of support for contemporary original works, with a free choice of subject matter and genre.

The Vevey International Photo Award 2013/2014 is open to all artists, and professional or student photographers


Fill the online form and submit your project before March 15!

 

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