Is it possible to constrain light? Force it to take a particular path or change its colour? Through a series of interactive devices you can discover the fun answers to these questions: games with mirrors, coloured shadows, miniature rainbows and optical illusions.
- Basel Rheinfelden
- Lake Geneva Geneva, Lausanne, Vevey, Gryon
- Eastern Switzerland / Liechtenstein Braunwald, Unterwasser
- Graubünden Chur, Churwalden, Arosa, Fanas, St.Moritz, Laax-Cons
- Tessin Aurigeno
- Bern Bern, Langnau i. E.
- Bernese Oberland Lauterbrunnen, Interlaken, Grindelwald, Gimmelwald
- Zurich Zurich, Winterthur,
- Valais Champéry, Brig/Rothwald
- Lucerne Wassen, Lucerne, Hospental, Schwyz
- Jura & three-lakes Biel
Inventions from institutional and private researchers on show.
This fair is recognized as the world's most important market place with its 700 exhibitors from 45 different countries.
Geneva's biggest family event: a hundred workshops for kids, animations all day long, ideas, solutions and tips.
The fair for kids from 4 years old to 14 years old.
Using African and Japanese myths as his starting point, Partch composes a work that oscillates between dreams and madness, using the traditional resources of theatre, such as light, movement and song, whilst integrating the visible and audible presence of his extraordinary instruments. Without occupying any particular space or time, the piece reveals its odd and yet familiar visual world to the audience.
Sung in English with French surtitles
Since 2011 the GIJFF is a festival that brings numerous opportunities to see the best and latest films with Jewish themes. Thanks to the power of film the public will be able to enlighten audiences from around the world about Jewish life and culture.
Nowadays, the universe of Superheroes is familiar to us, at least in its cinematographic aspect: Superman, Spiderman, Batman, Iron Man, Hulk and other Avengers seem to be fighting, season after season the first place at the box-office. However, the “comics culture” which appeared in the middle of the 1930’s (Superman was born in 1938) is relatively unknown from the general public although it totally belongs to and influences the occidental imagination.
For its 33rd edition, the AMR Jazz Festival presents a subtle blend of local artists, experienced international musicians and new discoveries, without forgetting the more experimental side of contemporary jazz.
French song festival proposing more than fifty renown artists and many little-publicized talents. Swiss artists of course but also groups from Canada, France, Belgium and Benin. A mix of different music: rock, hip hop, pop rock, reggae, jazz, electro and swing.
Locations: Salle communale de plainpalais, Casino Théâtre, Chat noir et Théâtre de Carouge.
What was it about sport that so fascinated artists, photographers, graphic designers, film makers and poets in the Soviet Union in the 1920s and 1930s that it graced their artistic endeavours?
This phenomenon is closely linked to the Russian Revolution of 1917, which aimed to build a new society without barriers of class and privilege. Sport became a symbol of equality, an activity that was available to everyone.