100 projets shortlisted for the jury

James Casebere, president of the jury, Vevey International Photography Award 2015/2016. Photo : Giorgia Fanelli, Courtesy : Sean Kelly, New York

600 applications from more than 60 countries have been examined by the following international experts :

Tim Clark, Editor and publisher at 1000 Words Magazine, associate curator at Media Space London, UK
Nassim Daghighian, Art historian specialised in photography, Lausanne, Switzerland
Angel Luis Gonzalez, Founder and director of the PhotoIreland Festival, Dublin, Irland
Jérôme Sother, Artistic director at GwinZegal editions, Guingamp, France.
Zhenia Sveshinsky, Independant photo curator, head of Unseen Book Market, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Sigismond de Vajay, Independant curator, Buenos Aires, Argentina

The official jury presided by american photographer James Casebere (photo) will meet in Vevey from May 22nd to May 24th to discuss the 100 pre-selected projects and choose a single one to be produced in one year. The winning project will be presented at the next Festival Images as a world premiere from September 10th to Octobre 2nd 2016.