During a summer, the well-known village of Rossinière, situated at the symbolic limit of the altitude of 1000 meters, in the foothills of the Alps, proposes ten exhibitions of contemporary photography, to be housed at rustic sites that evoke past ways of life. However, far removed from touristic postcards, Alt. +1000 proposes a promenade through the work of contemporary imagemakers who treat altitude in various angles, poetic, documentary and artistic.
The village of Rossinière is reputed for its 17th and 18th century architecture and its verdant setting, characteristic of the Pays-d’Enhaut. Alt. +1000 contrasts this vernacular village identity with the questioning, inquisitive and provocative viewpoints of the artists. The route through the heart of the village invites visitors – from Switzerland and abroad – to admire works as well as places.… + read more
PROGRAM 2015 IS NOW AVAILABLE !
Friday May 1st, 2015
For its fourth edition in the village of Rossinière, the festival of contemporary photography Alt+1000 invite Swiss and international artists to come to present their works. Photos selected in 2015 around the notion of territory, very present theme in the… + read more
Alt.+1000 at the Berges de Vessy!
Friday March 20th, 2015
Starting next week, Alt.+1000 pays a visit to Les Berges de Vessy in Geneva. Nathalie Herschdorfer and Nicolas Crispini introduce two exhibitions on the topic of mountains. Come (re)discover eight artists of the Alt.+1000 2013 edition:
Susan E. EVANS
Matthieu… + read more
Alt. +1000 needs you !
Sunday February 22nd, 2015
Your old television set is bored at the bottom of the cellar, it gathers dust in the attic ? Restore it a second youth !
Make it participate in a work of art.
The Swiss artist Catherine Gfeller will present… + read more