The Belluard Festival (BBI) is an event that produces and presents artistic projects in Fribourg (Switzerland) since 1983. It takes place yearly early Summer in a medieval fortress.

The BBI is looking for relevant and innovative projects.

  • Any form or means serving the project’s purpose is admitted.
  • Each commissioned project will be funded by the BBI up to a sum of €6000. Participants are free to take any steps they deem necessary to acquire additional funding.
  • The projects will be supported by the BBI (organization, distribution, promotion). They will be presented during the festival and labelled as BBI productions.


  • The contest is open to all
  • Each project is to be presented on 2 A4-format pages at most. A detailed budget shall be included. Plans, drawings, photos, videos, recordings… are highly recommended
  • Projects must be sent by January 17th, 2006 at the latest (postal stamp is proof) at
    Belluard Bollwerk International, Contest 2006,
    PO Box 214,
    CH – 1701 Fribourg

    Or by email, at
  • The projects are evaluated by an international jury. No mail will be exchanged.
  • All participants will be informed of the results by February 17th, 2006.
  • The material sent will not be returned.