near. prize 2019
Open call
Deadline October 1, 2019

With the idea of developing additional support for the association’s photographers, near. launches the near. prize, an annual award aimed at providing a financial incentive to encourage production and foster new ideas. Each year, a specific theme is chosen by the committee. This year’s theme is under the notion of “balance”.

near. prize 2019
Open call
Deadline October 1, 2019

With the idea of developing additional support for the association’s photographers, near. launches the near. prize, an annual award aimed at providing a financial incentive to encourage production and foster new ideas. Each year, a specific theme is chosen by the committee. This year’s theme is under the notion of “balance”.

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near. at Biennale dell’Immagine Chiasso, in collaboration with Cons Arc / Galleria 

Talk with Elisa Rusca and near. members Aline d’Auria, Gian Paolo Minelli, Igor Ponti and Salvatore Vitale

Tuesday October 29  6:30 pm (followed by aperitivo)

 

Save the date

near. at Biennale dell’Immagine Chiasso, in collaboration with Cons Arc / Galleria 

Talk with Elisa Rusca and near. members Aline d’Auria, Gian Paolo Minelli, Igor Ponti and Salvatore Vitale

Tuesday October 29  6:30 pm (followed by aperitivo)

 

Verzasca Foto Festival

We will be in Sonogno for the festival Sept. 5-8 2019.
Friday Sept. 6 at 1:30 pm near. talk with members Isabelle Blanc, Thomas Brasey and Yann Laubscher.
Saturday Sept 7 (morning) portfolio reviews.

www.verzascafoto.com

Verzasca Foto Festival

We will be in Sonogno for the festival Sept. 5-8 2019.
Friday Sept. 6 at 1:30 pm near. talk with members Isabelle Blanc, Thomas Brasey and Yann Laubscher.
Saturday Sept 7 (morning) portfolio reviews.

www.verzascafoto.com

near. news

Members: Eva Lauterlein, Olivier Lovey, Lucas Olivet, exposing in good company at the Château de St-Maurice — EQ2 for l’Enquête photographique valaisanne. Sept. 6 to Nov. 17 2019.

www.eq2.ch

near. news

Members: Eva Lauterlein, Olivier Lovey, Lucas Olivet, exposing in good company at the Château de St-Maurice — EQ2 for l’Enquête photographique valaisanne. Sept. 6 to Nov. 17 2019.

www.eq2.ch

crit group #1 in Zürich
with Sascha Renner
Wednesday 04 September, 2019

How do photos in a publication or exhibition tell a story? If you ask yourself this question in the midst of your current photographic work, then join the crit group of near.

In a small group - accompanied by curator Sascha Renner - you present your «work in progress». Inputs and discussion then follow in the plenary session. The goal: With the feedback from the round, you can sharpen and advance your photo series in terms of storytelling.

Sascha Renner: Deputy Director, Curator at Fotostiftung Schweiz. Director of COALMINE Forum for Documentary Photography in Winterthur.
fotostiftung.ch / coalmine.ch

Location: Zürich
Date: Wednesday 04 September, 2019
Time: 9:00 to 13:00
Costs: near-members CHF 25 / non-members CHF 50
Number of participants: max. 5 persons (near-members have priority)
Language: depending on participants
Registration: by 18 August to info@near.li

crit group #1 in Zürich
with Sascha Renner
Wednesday 04 September, 2019

How do photos in a publication or exhibition tell a story? If you ask yourself this question in the midst of your current photographic work, then join the crit group of near.

In a small group - accompanied by curator Sascha Renner - you present your «work in progress». Inputs and discussion then follow in the plenary session. The goal: With the feedback from the round, you can sharpen and advance your photo series in terms of storytelling.

Sascha Renner: Deputy Director, Curator at Fotostiftung Schweiz. Director of COALMINE Forum for Documentary Photography in Winterthur.
fotostiftung.ch / coalmine.ch

Location: Zürich
Date: Wednesday 04 September, 2019
Time: 9:00 to 13:00
Costs: near-members CHF 25 / non-members CHF 50
Number of participants: max. 5 persons (near-members have priority)
Language: depending on participants
Registration: by 18 August to info@near.li

near. news

Member Laurence von der Weid —  Vernissage jeudi 12 septembre à partir de 18h30 - Espace Beaurepaire
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near. news

Member Laurence von der Weid —  Vernissage jeudi 12 septembre à partir de 18h30 - Espace Beaurepaire
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Become a member

Next deadline: December 1st 2019

Become a member

Next deadline: December 1st 2019

near. was Arles 2019
near. x ECAL x YET

near. was Arles 2019
near. x ECAL x YET

near. x ECAL x YET

near. PRIZE LAUNCH

Thursday, July 4 2019, 19:30-21:30
Espace nonante-neuf, Croisière, Arles

near. x ECAL x YET

near. PRIZE LAUNCH

Thursday, July 4 2019, 19:30-21:30
Espace nonante-neuf, Croisière, Arles

Watch the video of the ‘Photographer’s Talk’ with Laura Letinsky (Photographer, Canada) and Victoria Mühlig (Curator, Musée d’art de Pully) 14 April 2019, 6pm, in the aula of the CEPV, Vevey.

Watch the video of the ‘Photographer’s Talk’ with Laura Letinsky (Photographer, Canada) and Victoria Mühlig (Curator, Musée d’art de Pully) 14 April 2019, 6pm, in the aula of the CEPV, Vevey.

Biennale di Venezia — 17 shots #2

A special-edition postcard set, curated by Céline Eidenbenz, Victoria Mühlig and Anja Radamirovitch in occasion of the Salon Suisse at the Venice Biennale 2019 on the theme «slow».
Presenting images of near. members: Roshan Adhihetty, Sophie Brasey, Anna-Tia Buss, Fred Csupor, Tomasz Fall, Stéphanie Gygax, Yann Haeberlin, Vincent Jendly, Jonas Kambli, Eva Lauterlein, Kostas Maros, Jennifer Niederhauser Schlup, Christian Nilson, Antigoni Papantoni, Igor Ponti, Laurence von der Weid and Tomas Wüthrich.

Biennale di Venezia — 17 shots #2

A special-edition postcard set, curated by Céline Eidenbenz, Victoria Mühlig and Anja Radamirovitch in occasion of the Salon Suisse at the Venice Biennale 2019 on the theme «slow».
Presenting images of near. members: Roshan Adhihetty, Sophie Brasey, Anna-Tia Buss, Fred Csupor, Tomasz Fall, Stéphanie Gygax, Yann Haeberlin, Vincent Jendly, Jonas Kambli, Eva Lauterlein, Kostas Maros, Jennifer Niederhauser Schlup, Christian Nilson, Antigoni Papantoni, Igor Ponti, Laurence von der Weid and Tomas Wüthrich.

Photo Basel Guided Tour

near. member Léa Girardin has invited us to a guided tour of the exhibition at Photo Basel.
Thursday June 13th 2019 at 6:30 pm.
Apply here (before 20th May — 30 places available)

Photo Basel Guided Tour

near. member Léa Girardin has invited us to a guided tour of the exhibition at Photo Basel.
Thursday June 13th 2019 at 6:30 pm.
Apply here (before 20th May — 30 places available)

Photobook Switzerland
Biel

We will be in at Photoforum in Biel on Friday 26th of April,
from 12-19h. Come and say hi !

Photobook Switzerland
Biel

We will be in at Photoforum in Biel on Friday 26th of April,
from 12-19h. Come and say hi !

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 → Photo by Isabelle Blanc
 

Photographers’s Talk #3
Laura Letinsky
Victoria Mühlig

Third Photographer’s Talk, with Laura Letinsky (photographer, Canada) and Victoria Mühlig (curator, Musée d'art de Pully, Switzerland)
Thursday 14th of February, 6pm at CEPV, Vevey.

Photographers’s Talk #3
Laura Letinsky
Victoria Mühlig

Third Photographer’s Talk, with Laura Letinsky (photographer, Canada) and Victoria Mühlig (curator, Musée d'art de Pully, Switzerland)
Thursday 14th of February, 6pm at CEPV, Vevey.

Become a committee member

We would be delighted to her from you!

Become a committee member

We would be delighted to her from you!

Photographers’s Talk #2
Asger Carlsen
Danaé Panchaud

Second Photographer’s Talk for 2018, with Asger Carlsen and Danaé Panchaud. Thursday 6th of December, 6pm at CEPV, Vevey

Photographers’s Talk #2
Asger Carlsen
Danaé Panchaud

Second Photographer’s Talk for 2018, with Asger Carlsen and Danaé Panchaud. Thursday 6th of December, 6pm at CEPV, Vevey

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Watch the video of the ‘Photographer’s Talk’ with Geert Goiris (Photographer, Antwerp, Belgium) and Raphaël Biollay (Curator, Festival Images, Vevey)

Watch the video of the ‘Photographer’s Talk’ with Geert Goiris (Photographer, Antwerp, Belgium) and Raphaël Biollay (Curator, Festival Images, Vevey)

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near. is promotion, network and community. near. is artists, curators, historians, and journalists.

near. was Arles

During the whole duration of the festival «Les Rencontres d’Arles 2018» near. has displayed its publications as well as various books of its members. The new near.-website was launched during an aperitif.
(photo: «Nacktwanderer» 2017 © by Roshan Adhihetty)

near. was Arles

During the whole duration of the festival «Les Rencontres d’Arles 2018» near. has displayed its publications as well as various books of its members. The new near.-website was launched during an aperitif.
(photo: «Nacktwanderer» 2017 © by Roshan Adhihetty)

AI was near.

Our interactive projection was part of Images Vevey 2018.

AI was near.

Our interactive projection was part of Images Vevey 2018.

Read NEXT. near.’s monthly newsletter which was published between 2008-2015.

Read NEXT. near.’s monthly newsletter which was published between 2008-2015.

Blue pages

All useful links to competitions, grants, festivals.

Blue pages

All useful links to competitions, grants, festivals.

Verzasca Foto Festival

near. has visited the other side of the Gotthard.

Verzasca Foto Festival

near. has visited the other side of the Gotthard.

 
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