PRIX ELYSÉE ends 28 January 2024

Deadline: 28 January 2024. The Prix Elysée is one of the world’s most prestigious photography prize, with a value of CHF 80,000. Its aim is to support mid-career artists from all over the world to develop an original photographic project on a theme of their choice. Since 2014, the Prix Elysée has been the result of an exclusive partnership between Photo Elysée and Parmigiani Fleurier. The winner will be chosen by an international jury. Will it be you?

The international jury consists of 7 members. Individuals change for each edition of the Prix Elysée but it always includes 1 representative appointed by Photo Elysée, 1 representative appointed by Parmigiani Fleurier and 5 leading and internationally acclaimed professionals in the world of photography, selected by Photo Elysée.

Photographers who have established their career through exhibitions and publications, but have not yet enjoyed a mid-career retrospective, are the ideal stage to apply. The foal of the Prix Elysée is to help place a promising, nationally established photographer onto the international stage and provide major funding to complete an ambitious project.


The following grants will be awarded as part of the Prix Elysée:

– A contribution of CHF 5,000 to each of the 8 nominated artists
– A prize worth CHF 80,000 to the winner

The photographers may only use these sums to carry out the work required as part of the Prix Elysée.

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