I am a curator and lecturer specialising in photography, based in Switzerland. I am currently the director and curator of the Photoforum Pasquart, in Biel.

Latest exhibitions, articles, lectures & panels

2 February 2020
Artist Talk with Sara Terry
On issues surrounding representation, power, reclaiming narratives and the legitimation of the gaze
Photoforum Pasquart, Biel

1 February 2020
Opening of Her Take
Photoforum Pasquart, Biel

24-26 January 2020
Nominator for Plat(t)form
Nominated photographers: Zoé Aubry and Małgorzata Stankiewicz
Fotomuseum Winterthur

December 2019
Essay for Christelle Boulé’s Through Glass
The Delicate Alchemy between Odor and Memory, essay for Christelle Boulé’s latest book

December 2019
Interview in Photo-Theoria 38
Interview by Nassim Daghighian on my first two years as director of the Photoforum Pasquart

Opening of the exhibition of the Prix Photoforum 2019
Photoforum Pasquart, Biel

What’s next 2020
Presentation of the upcoming exhibition Algérie Contemporaine at Photoforum Pasquart
Stadtmuseum Aarau

Talk: Image as Proxy
With Miriam Edmunds, co-curator of Schaulust
Photoforum Pasquart, Biel

October 2019
Essay for Małgorzata Stankiewicz’s Lassen
The Vulnerability of the Landscape, essay for Małgorzata Stankiewicz’s latest book
Published by Meta/Books, Amsterdam

Curatorial circle of photo basel
I am joining photo basel’s curatorial circle.
photo basel, Basel

Kick-Off Day for Prix Photoforum 2019
A day of exchanges, discussions and feedback for the 13 selected photographers of the Prix Photoforum 2019.
With Christoph Oeschger (cpress), Andrea Gohl (HKB), Shannon Guerrico (Forma), Myriam Ziehli (Urgent Paradise).
Photoforum Pasquart, Biel

Opening of Schaulust
Photoforum Pasquart, Biel

Camera Arts Network Day
Panel on the social construction of gender & portfolio reviews
Camera Arts, Lucerne University of Applied Sciences

Nomination to the Academic Council of Geneva University of Art and Design (HEAD-Genève)

Opening of Lukas Hoffmann & Matheline Marmy
Photoforum Pasquart, Biel

Publication of “L’heure pour tous, une montre pour chacun. Un siècle de publicité horlogère”
Text on the use of photography in advertising for the watchmaking industry in the 20th century in the book accompanying the exhibition of the same name.
MIH Musée international d’horlogerie, La Chaux-de-Fonds

Symposium: You, Porn
Symposium on the most recent manifestations of the relations between gaze, technology and desire. Lecture on museums and the legitimisation of the gaze.
Milano Photo Week

May 2019
Book review for Aperture PhotoBook Review 016
Review of Dos Imperial by Bruno Aeberli & Pauline Piguet
Aperture, New York

Opening of the Biel/Bienne Festival of Photography
Project commissioned to Myriam Ziehli on the theme of flood & disaster.
Photoforum Pasquart, Biel

Photobooks Switzerland
First event dedicated solely to the photobook in Switzerland, co-organised with Anastasia Mityukova.
Photoforum Pasquart, Biel

Opening of Sillages
An exhibition exploring the connections between photography and perfume. With Christelle Boulé, Olga Cafiero, Roberto Greco, Thibault Jouvent and Virginie Otth.
Photoforum Pasquart, Biel

Photographer’s talk with Asger Carlsen & Danaé Panchaud
Event organised by near. swiss association for contemporary photography
CEPV, Vevey

Opening of Prix Photoforum 2018
26th edition of the Prix Photoforum, an annual photography award without theme or age limit.
Photoforum Pasquart, Biel

Kick-Off Day for Prix Photoforum 2018
A day of exchanges, discussions and feedback for the 14 selected photographers of the Prix Photoforum 2018.
With Patrick Frey (Edition Patrick Frey), Andreas Koller (Edition Patrick Frey), Yann Mingard (artist) and Maren Polte (HKB).
Photoforum Pasquart, Biel

Lecture & portfolio reviews at  Присутствие / Presence Festival
Navigating expectations and stereotypes in the museum: lecture on the expectations of visitors and the reception of exhibitions, and an overview of tools to address and mitigate expectations and stereotypes.
Festival organised by ФотоДепартамент / Fotodepartament, Saint Petersburg

Dialogue-based tour of Perfect Time Ahead
Guided tour of the exhibition with Régis Huguenin-Dumittan, director and curator of the Musée international d’horlogerie (MIH) in La Chaux-de-Fonds.
Photoforum Pasquart, Biel

Opening of Perfect Time Ahead
A contemporary re-reading of the iconographies of watch advertising in the 20th century, curated by Clément Gicquel and me.
Photoforum Pasquart, Biel

The nonante-neuf talks at Rencontres d’Arles
Four panel discussions during the opening week of the festival, on the topics of expanded spaces for photography (Delphine Bedel, Cristina de Middel, Anne Golaz, Salvatore Vitale), picturing communities (Martin Gasser, Laura Henno, Lucas Olivet, Maude Oswald), writing on photography (Federica Chiocchetti, Tim Clark, Matthieu Gafsou, Nadine Wietlisbach), and mobilising archives (Christoph Draeger, Tatiana Pavliucenco, Miklós Klaus Rózsa, Furkan Temir, Michel Wlassikoff).
Cosmos, Arles
Commissionned by Pro Helvetia

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