Archives

17.10.2018 – 09.05.2019

INT x PLATEFORME 10

From October 2018 to January 2019, INT is in residence at Photo Elysée to develop a sound narrative device driven by eye movement. Unlike a traditional audioguide, the system aims to provide information about the work and its context based on what the visitor is watching. This residency is part of a...
17.10.2018 – 27.01.2019

Liu Bolin

This first retrospective museum exhibition in Switzerland brings together almost fifty monumental photographs and many sculptures illustrating the main themes addressed by Chinese artist Liu Bolin over his career: the political and economic strategies of the Chinese government, ancestral traditions ...
17.10.2018 – 27.01.2019

Matthias Bruggmann

Matthias Bruggmann won the second edition of the Prix Elysée, with the support of Parmigiani Fleurier, for his project on Syria. Hoping to “arouse in a Western audience a visceral understanding of the intangible violence that underlies any conflict”, he takes the gamble of hiding nothing in his expl...
30.05 – 23.09.2018

Jean Dubuffet

The exhibition presents the first study of the photographic archive conserved at the Fondation Dubuffet, highlighting the artistic production of the artist (paintings, architectural models and elements of the show Coucou Bazar). When he first began his artistic activity in the 1940s, Jean Dubuffet...
30.05 – 23.09.2018

Jacques Henri Lartigue

The exhibition Jacques Henri Lartigue. Life in Color reveals a totally unknown aspect of his work. Color photographs are omnipresent in his lifetime albums, yet they have never been shown or exhibited as such. Not only are the photographs presented for the first time or just about, but they also rev...
30.05 – 23.09.2018

Aurélie Pétrel – Hexagon18

Hexagon18 is the result of a carte blanche granted to the French artist and photographer Aurélie Pétrel. Within the framework of this project, she took possession of the LabElysée by installing an immersive hexagonal structure. A real laboratory, Hexagon18 is a progressive installation, in constant ...
31.01 – 06.05.2018

CONQUISTADOR – NICOLAS SAVARY

Conquistador is a photographic project built on the very dense archive of the life of Louis de Boccard (1866-1956), a Swiss man of the lower nobility of Fribourg, exiled in Argentina at the end of the 1880s and deceased in Paraguay in 1956. Nicolas Savary, a Lausanne photographer, fortuitously came ...
31.01 – 06.05.2018

The Beauty of Lines.

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25.10.2017 – 07.01.2018

Gus Van Sant

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25.10.2017 – 07.01.2018

Unfamiliar Familiarities

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