Born in 1934 in Accra, Ghana, where he lives and works, Ablade Glover is a graduate of the University of Science and Technology of Kumasi, the Central School of Art and Design in London (1959-1962) and the University of Newcastle upon Tyne (1964-1965).
Born in Côte d’Ivoire in 1971, Jean-Servais joined the Georges GHANDOUR training center for carpentry and cabinetmaking after his secondary studies and continued his training at the Artisanal Center of Grand-Bassam in Côte d’Ivoire.
Né en Côte d’Ivoire en 1959, Nguessan Essoh obtient son diplôme d’Études Supérieures des Beaux Arts en 1994. En 1983, il est classé 3ème au concours d’arts plastiques de Total Côte d’Ivoire et la même année il est lauréat du Grand Prix des Arts et Décorations du Bureau Ivoirien des Droits d’Auteurs.
Born in Algeria, Hélène spent her childhood in Réunion and in Ivory Coast. She began her artistic studies at the National Institute of Arts in Abidjan (INA) and she finished at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts of Aix en Provence.
Three words and a sign within one sentence. The main word formed of three syllables refers to “spider” in the Akan tongues (Ivory Coast)
Born in 1966 in São Domingos, northern part of Guinea Bissau and leaving in Paris since 1989, Nù Barreto is primarily interested in photography. He was initially trained at the AEP School of Photography in Paris.