The Vevey International Photography Award takes place every odd year, alternately with the Festival Images.
Open to all artists, professional and student photographers, the Vevey International Photo Award grants the winner the indivisible sum of 40,000 CHF (approx. €33,000) for the development, achievement and presentation of a project during the following Festival Images.
American artist James Casebere will preside the jury composed of :
Julien Frydman, director of Development at Foundation Luma Arles (France),
Marta Gili, director of the Jeu de Paume, Paris (France),
Kira Pollack, director of photography at TIME, New York (USA)
and Ramón Reverté, editor-in-chief of Editorial RM, Mexico
End of May, the jury will choose the project that will be realised within the following year and previewed at the next Festival Images in September 2016.
The subscription fee is 50 CHF / €
The first step of the application is made online by filling the form.