Events

Anonyme, Portrait collectif, Championnat suisse de Hockey, 1908 © Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne

More than a game!

From December 12, 2019 to January 31, 2020

The exhibition More than a game! presents 36 photographs to highlight different themes, times, and places in relation to sport. Some of the photographers are well-known figures such as Alexandre Rodchenko, Ella Maillart, Monique Jacot or Raymond...

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René Burri, Autoportrait, Coronado, Nouveau Mexique, États-Unis, 1973/1983 © René Burri / Magnum Photos. Fondation René Burri, Courtesy Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne

Opening of the exhibition "René Burri, Explosions of Sight"

January 28, 2020
6:00PM to 9:00PM

We are pleased to invite you to the opening of the exhibition René Burri, Explosions of Sight on Tuesday, January 28, 2020! Curated from the artist’s archives, conserved by the Musée de l’Elysée for the René Burri Foundation, this exhibition...

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René Burri, Juf, Suisse, 1967 © René Burri/Magnum Photos. Fondation René Burri courtesy Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne

Late Opening and guided tour with Clotilde Blanc-Burri

January 30, 2020
6:30PM to 7:30PM

Every last Thursday of the month, the museum is open until 8pm, giving visitors the chance to enjoy an evening trip to the René Burri, Explosions of Sight exhibition and to (re)discover the work on the collections in the Loft, and the LabElysée...

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René Burri, El Che, après 2005, Reproduction peinte sur carton d’invitation de la Rétrospective 2005-2010 à Rotterdam © René Burri / Magnum Photos. Fondation René Burri, Courtesy Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne

First Saturday of the month: free guided tour of the exhibition "René Burri, Explosions of Sight"

February 01, 2020
4:00PM to 5:00PM

During the First Weekend of the Month, discover various activities, workshops and free tours at the Musée de l'Elysée. Moreover, meet the mobile Education Department representatives in our exhibition areas on Saturday 2pm–5pm and Sunday 11am–5pm...

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© Mike Sommer

Sundays behind the scenes !

February 02, 2020
3:00PM to 4:00PM

During the First Weekend of the Month, discover various activities, workshops and free tours at the Musée de l'Elysée. Moreover, meet the mobile Education Department representatives in our exhibition areas on Saturday 2pm–5pm and Sunday...

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"Nicolas Bouvier, Iconographer": meeting with Olivier Lugon

February 13, 2020
6:30PM to 8:30PM

Conference by Olivier Lugon, Swiss historian of photography, to celebrate the publication of his book Nicolas Bouvier iconographe (co-published by Infolio/Bibliothèque de Genève). In French. Practical informationThursday, February 136:30pm ...

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René Burri, Les procès des manifestants de la place Tian’anmen vus à la télévision dans une chambre à l’hôtel de la Paix, Shanghai, Chine, 1989 © René Burri / Magnum Photos. Fondation René Burri, Courtesy Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne

Late Opening

February 27, 2020
6:00PM to 8:00PM

Every last Thursday of the month, the museum is open until 8pm, giving visitors the chance to enjoy an evening trip to the René Burri, Explosions of Sight exhibition and to (re)discover the work on the collections in the Loft, and the LabElysée...

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René Burri, Photocollage des membres de Magnum Photos durant leur meeting annuel, passage Piver, Paris, France, 1990 © René Burri / Magnum Photos. Fondation René Burri, Courtesy Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne

Private tour for the Amis

November 30, 2019
10:00AM to 1:00PM

Private guided tour of the exhibition René Burri, Explosions of Sight by Mélanie Bétrisey, curator and supervisor of the René Burri Collection, for Friends of the Musée. Registration required. Registration Membership

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René Burri, Brasilia, Brésil, 1960 © René Burri / Magnum Photos. Fondation René Burri, Courtesy Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne

First Saturday of the month: free guided tour of the exhibition "René Burri, Explosions of Sight"

March 07, 2020
4:00PM to 5:00PM

During the First Weekend of the Month, discover various activities, workshops and free tours at the Musée de l'Elysée. Moreover, meet the mobile Education Department representatives in our exhibition areas on Saturday 2pm–5pm and Sunday 11am–5pm...

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© Mathilda Olmi

Sundays behind the scenes !

March 08, 2020
3:00PM to 4:00PM

During the First Weekend of the Month, discover various activities, workshops and free tours at the Musée de l'Elysée. Moreover, meet the mobile Education Department representatives in our exhibition areas on Saturday 2pm–5pm and Sunday...

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