About us

The Biel/Bienne Festival of Photography organizes the only annual festival of photography in Switzerland. Every year in May works of about 20 national and international photographers are exposed in the city of Biel.

The Biel/Bienne Festival of Photography is a non-profit association and was created in 1997.

 

Committee

  • Lucas Dubuis, spokesperson and head of campaigns, Unia, Bern
  • Lionel Gafner, Administrator, fOrum culture, Biel
  • Julien Glauser, Committee President, ethnologist, Musée d'Ethnographie, Neuchâtel
  • Nathalie Imhof, graphic designer and teacher, Biel
  • Ariane Pollet, photography historian, Lausanne
  • Markus Schürpf, director of Büro für Fotografiegeschichte, Bern
  • Alexandra Talman, Master Arts Management (ex BAK/OFC + Pro Helvetia)

 

Team

Direction 
Sarah Girard

Coordinator 
Helen Würsch
Barbara Markowiak
Max Hauri

Art education
Sarah Girard
Melissa Flueck
Venera Sallkaj

Trainees
Nadia Baumann
Tamara Ribeiro Ferrari

Translations
Ian Drummond
Rolf Hubler
Doris Egger 

Technicians
Antoine Camuzet
Jean-Pablo Mühlestein

Press
Anne Jaggi

Documentation
Daniel Mueller

IT
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Billy Vuilleumier