Pascal Hufshmid

Born 1980 in Switzerland.
Lives and works in Geneva, Switzerland.
Pascal Hufschmid is director-general of the International Museum of the Red Cross and Red Crescent (IMRC). As an art historian specializing in photography, he believes that art and museums allow us to better understand current events. He draws on his experience in the museum sector, the art market, and international organizations to develop large-scale, multidisciplinary cultural projects. To date, he has been active in over forty countries. Before joining the IMRC, he worked at Photo Élysée in Lausanne, where he launched the Prix Élysée in support of international photography.
  • Institutional partners

    • République Française
    • Région Provence Alpes Côté d'Azur
    • Département des Bouches du Rhône
    • Arles
    • Le Centre des monuments nationaux est heureux de soutenir les Rencontres de la Photographie d’Arles en accueillant des expositions dans l’abbaye de Montmajour
  • Main partners

    • Fondation LUMA
    • BMW
    • SNCF
    • Kering
  • Media partners

    • Arte
    • Lci
    • Konbini
    • Le Point
    • Madame Figaro
    • France Culture