Geneva Contemporary Art Center, Rue des Vieux-Grenadiers, Geneva, Switzerland
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The Biennale de l’Image en Mouvement was founded by André Iten in 1985, during a workshop with the artists Silvie and Chérif Defraoui. It was initially called International Video Week and was one of the first events of its kind in Europe.

Over a period of 30 years the BIM has brought together the very best in video art/

Since its inception in 1985, the Biennale de l’Image en Mouvement has provided a platform for art and ideas by surveying the ever-shifting territories of moving images while aiming to make sense of this extraordinary profusion of images that has progressively invaded all aspects of contemporary art.


The Biennale de l’Image en Mouvement 2016 is organized by the Centre d’Art Contemporain Genève, in collaboration with the Fonds d’art contemporain de la Ville de Genève (FMAC) and the Fonds cantonal d’art contemporain, Genève (FCAC) and co-produced by Faena Art and In Between Art Film.