support us

The support of our partners, patrons and members has always played an important role in the development of our institution. Show your support for Photo Elysée and keep our exceptional heritage alive. Together, let us share and develop our common passion for photography.

Become a member

Become a member and participate in the life of the museum. Show your commitment to Photo Elysée and keep its exceptional heritage alive. Together, let us share and develop our common passion for photography.

During the temporary closure of the museum for our move to Plateforme 10, members continue to enjoy free admission to our partner institutions and visits to art and photography related exhibitions.

Partnering Institutions


We would like to warmly thank our precious partners, companies and foundations who accompany us on a daily basis in our mission of conservation and promotion of visual heritage. Their support contributes decisively to the realization of numerous ambitious, innovative projects and events open to all audiences, as well as to the influence of Photo Elysée in Switzerland and internationally.

Global Partner

Preferred Partners

Main Partners

Private Partners, Patrons and Institutional Partners

Official Suppliers

Media Partners

Photo Elysée, cantonal museum for photography, is a museum of the Fondation Plateforme 10, actively supported by the Etat de Vaud.


Do you want to support us?
Make a donation and participate in the development of our projects and events as well as the enrichment of our unique collection of more than one million objects, covering the entire history of photography.

Bank Details

IBAN CH76 0076 7000T 542 6032 1
Chemin de Mornex 3 B
1003 Lausanne
Reference: don Photo Elysée


Adèle Aschehoug
Head of Sponsorship
+41 (0)21 316 99 21

Caroline Gilliard
Sponsorship Coordinator
+41 (0)21 316 96 87

Space rental

It is with great pleasure that we will welcome you to our new premises from June 2022 onwards. Until then, the MCBA areas are open and would be delighted to receive you.

Rent a space
For further information about privately booking an area, please contact us by email or phone.


Adèle Aschehoug
Head of Sponsorship
+41 (0)21 316 99 21

Caroline Gilliard
Sponsorship Coordinator
+41 (0)21 316 96 87

Elysée Foundation

Created in 1988 to build up a collection of photographs, the Elysée Foundation has been able to finance many ambitious projects in Switzerland and abroad.

Foundation Committee

Jean-Claude Falciola | President

Sylvie Buhagiar
Eliane Chappuis
François Kaiser
Nicole Minder
Camilla Rochat
Julie Wynne