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


Alt. +1000 needs you !

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


Congratulations to the winners !

Among 187 projects send from all around the world, the 5 members of the jury deliberated on the 9th of February to select five winners, who will exhibit their work this Summer in Rossinière !
Yvan ALVAREZ (Switzerland) – Visual … + read more

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Save the date this summer in Rossinière for two workshops with Klavdij Sluban. Register now!

Alt. +1000, the festival of contemporary photography in Rossinière, Switzerland, organizes two workshops with the French photographer Klavidj Sluban. During the week of July 14 till 17 and the one of August 25 till 28, both professional and passionate amateur… + read more