From 16.09.2021 to 07.11.2021
Espace Arlaud, Lausanne [map]

From 16 September to 7 November 2021, ECAL will celebrate its 200th anniversary (1821-2021) by presenting a selection of 2021 Bachelor’s and Master’s diploma projects at Espace Arlaud, where the institution was housed for over a century. This is a unique opportunity to discover the talents of tomorrow through works in fine arts, film, industrial design, graphic design, media & interaction design, photography and typography together with a programme of activities such as guided tours, performances and more.

On this occasion, ECAL will also present all the graduates’ projects, illustrated by numerous texts, images and videos on the dedicated website : www.ecal-diplomes.ch (2021 projects online from 15 September)

The Bachelor Cinema diploma films will be screened at Cinémathèque suisse in Lausanne : Wednesday 3 November 2021.

Opening reception : Wednesday 15 September 5pm-8pm


  • ECAL Music Club, La Nuit des Musées, Saturday 25 September, 18h-21h (programme and tickets from 8 September: www.lanuitdesmusees.ch)
  • Media & Interaction Design Demo Day, Saturday 9 October, 11h-17h (no registration, entrance to the museum)
  • Guided tour (FR), Saturday 16 October, 14h-15h (registration here)
  • Guided tour (FR), Saturday 6 November, 14h-15h (registration here)


  • Members of the ECAL community (students and staff): Free upon presentation of the legitimation card
  • Up to 25 years old: free
  • Reduced: CHF 4.00
  • Full price: CHF 6.00

Opening hours

  • Wednesday to Friday : 12pm-6pm
  • Saturday and Sunday : 11am-5pm

Espace Arlaud
Place de la Riponne 2bis
1005 Lausanne


By decision of the Federal Council, access to the Espace Arlaud is subject to presentation of a COVID certificate.

Graphic design : ECAL/Arthur Seguin
Font: «Thermo», Cornel Windlin