Category : Artists

22 Mar 2019

Ablade Glover

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).

21 Jan 2019

Jean-Servais Somian

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.

05 Dec 2018

Nguessan Essoh

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.

24 Jul 2018

Hélène Bondurand Lallemand

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.

22 Apr 2018

Ernest Dükü

Three words and a sign within one sentence. The main word formed of three syllables refers to “spider” in the Akan tongues (Ivory Coast)

23 May 2017

Leslie Lumeh

Leslie Lumeh was born in 1970 in Dambala, Grand Cape Mount County, in western Liberia. He lives and works in Monrovia

23 May 2017

Ange Martial Méné

Ange Martial Méné, born in Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire) in 1977, graduated in 2002 …

08 Mar 2017

Charly d’Almeida

Born in 1968 in Cotonou (Benin) and after four years spent in the arts studio of Joseph Kpobly (1957-2005), Charly , a visual artist, decided to highlight his culture

02 Mar 2017

Nu Barreto

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.

02 Mar 2017

Loza Maléombho

Born in Brazil, having grown up between Côte d’Ivoire and the USA, Loza graduated from the University of Arts in Philadelphia. At the end of her studies, she began her career as a stylist in New York at Zara, Diesel, then…