Jérémie Pichon, un Pape à Genève


Actualités

Frenchman Jérémie Pichon and his family live for the « Zero waste » philosophy. With his wife Bénédicte they wrote the best-selling book « Zero waste family ». On Saturday, December 8, the French pope of the Zero Waste philosophy will give a lecture in Geneva. He responded positively to the invitation of the Zero Waste Switzerland association.

29 novembre 2018

Le CERN étudie la physique des particules


Sorties

The European Organization for Nuclear Research, « le CERN », was founded in 1954. Since then, it frequently causes particle collisions in a 27-kilometer tunnel near Geneva. One of its researcher, an Englishman called Tim Berners-Lee, invented the World Wide Web in 1989.

31 juillet 2018

Exposition Hodler au Musée Rath


Personnages, Sorties

World-famous Bernese painter Ferdinand Hodler died in Geneva a hundred years ago. The City Museums pay tribute to him. Until August 19th, 100 paintings are presented in the Musée Rath : self-portraits, landscapes and characters, which all attest the timelessness of Hodler’s work.

12 mai 2018

Alice Rivaz, écrivaine de caractère


Personnages

The Geneva Book Fair opens its doors on 25 April 2018, twenty years after the death of the writer Alice Rivaz, or Alice Golay from Canton de Vaud. Her committed literary style, a forerunner of feminism, has left its mark in Switzerland and throughout the French-speaking world.

19 avril 2018

La Torche Genève, app satirique de proximité


Humour suisse

Cartoons about politics and life in Canton de Jura sent through a mobile phone app, this is what La Torche 2.0 project is about. Genevan people could also get three cartoons a week if la Torche Genève raises the attention of 500 of them. A contest is currently running… The media will be independent and free for a couple of weeks and then only 60 francs a year.

5 avril 2018