Rencontres 7e Art Lausanne is a Swiss non-profit cultural association recognized as being of public interest. Its main purpose is to organize the event each year.
The Association seeks funding mainly from private sources with the purpose of carrying out an event that serves the community. The members of the Committee are volunteers. The Association has the support of the City of Lausanne and the Swiss Film Archive since the first edition. The 2nd edition of Rencontres 7e Art Lausanne will take place under the patronage of Mr Alain Berset, President of the Swiss Confederation, and also has the support of the Canton of Vaud.