Philippe Pache was born 1961 in Switzerland. After studying Applied Arts in Vevey he started working as an idependent photographer. On one hand, his activities include various mandates for publicity and press, on the other his personal work.
His images are exposed and published all over the world (Paris, London, Berlin, New York, Tokyo, Buenos Aires, Houston, Beijing or Moscow) on regular basis. He has beend rewarded many times by prestigious prices, including the 3rd price of Biennial International of Photography in Tokyo or the Swiss Grand Prix of Photography.
His sensitivity in relation to bodies and faces soon brought him towards the dance in a natural way. After having snooped around in the slides of the Price of Lausanne (international Contest for young dancers) for quite some time, he became photographer of BÃ©jart Ballet Lausanne and official photographer of the Price of Lausanne from 1992 to 2003.
Today, Philippe Pache lives and workes in Lausanne, Switzerland. He is continueing his activities prefering the same subjects. Color is very important to him, but meanwhile he is not disregarding all the different shades of blacks and whites.