Looking at the big picture
Invading space with artistic gestures
September 10, 2012 - 12:49
Hear how the Festival Images - currently invading the city of Vevey with photographic art - wooed Cindy Sherman, and looking at the local and international impact of ten years of Swiss membership of the United Nations.
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