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Mizerables – Senegal

The “Mizerables” is one of the most well-known graffiti-crew in Dakar. It consists of the artists Tonton Deep and Big Key – both are pioneers of Senegalese graffiti. At the biennale the two “graffeurs” participated in an exhibition in a

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Mizerables – Senegal

The “Mizerables” is one of the most well-known graffiti-crew in Dakar. It consists of the artists Tonton Deep and Big Key – both are pioneers of Senegalese graffiti. At the biennale the two “graffeurs” participated in an exhibition in a

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Other artists – South Africa, Cote d’Ivoire, Senegal

A final quick glimpse of other interesting artists at the Biennale: Lerator Shadi, Jessica Foli, Peter Clarke (South Africa); Aboudia, Ange Martial Méné, Pascal Konan (Cote d’Ivoire); Camara Gueye, Teemu Mäki (Senegal)

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Other artists – South Africa, Cote d’Ivoire, Senegal

A final quick glimpse of other interesting artists at the Biennale: Lerator Shadi, Jessica Foli, Peter Clarke (South Africa); Aboudia, Ange Martial Méné, Pascal Konan (Cote d’Ivoire); Camara Gueye, Teemu Mäki (Senegal)

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Papa Ibra Tall – Senegal

Papa Ibra Tall is one of the Senegalese pioneers of contemporary art. He was born in Tivavouane / Senegal in 1935. He graduated from the Special School of Architecture and Fine Arts school in Paris. Between 1962 and 1963 he

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Papa Ibra Tall – Senegal

Papa Ibra Tall is one of the Senegalese pioneers of contemporary art. He was born in Tivavouane / Senegal in 1935. He graduated from the Special School of Architecture and Fine Arts school in Paris. Between 1962 and 1963 he

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Joe Ouakam – Senegal

The painter, sculptor, actor and playwright Joe Ouakam is one of the most well-known artist in Senegal and a sort of living-legend. Ouakam (his real name is Issa Samb) was born in Dakar. He studied at the National Arts School

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Joe Ouakam – Senegal

The painter, sculptor, actor and playwright Joe Ouakam is one of the most well-known artist in Senegal and a sort of living-legend. Ouakam (his real name is Issa Samb) was born in Dakar. He studied at the National Arts School

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Africa Color – street art in the Medina of Dakar

“Africa Color” is an exhibition of street art in Damels, a district of the Medina – Dakar’s oldest part of town. The open air exhibition is the outcome of international street artists’ encounter with volunteers of Damels. During one week

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Africa Color – street art in the Medina of Dakar

“Africa Color” is an exhibition of street art in Damels, a district of the Medina – Dakar’s oldest part of town. The open air exhibition is the outcome of international street artists’ encounter with volunteers of Damels. During one week

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Ndikhumbule Ngqinambi – South Africa

Ndikhumbule Ngqinambi was born in Cape Town / South Africa in 1977. He studied at Community Arts Project and at AFDA School of motion picture medium and performance. In his paintings he deals amongst others with themes around challenges and extremes

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Ndikhumbule Ngqinambi – South Africa

Ndikhumbule Ngqinambi was born in Cape Town / South Africa in 1977. He studied at Community Arts Project and at AFDA School of motion picture medium and performance. In his paintings he deals amongst others with themes around challenges and extremes

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Photo exhibition “Chronique d’une révolte” – Senegal

The exhibition „Chronique d’une révolte – photographies d’une saison de protestations“ (“Chronicle of a revolt – photographs from a season of protestations”) was shown in the cultural center “Biscuiterie de Medina” (“Biscuit Factory”), an amazing ancient factory building in Dakar. The

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Photo exhibition “Chronique d’une révolte” – Senegal

The exhibition „Chronique d’une révolte – photographies d’une saison de protestations“ (“Chronicle of a revolt – photographs from a season of protestations”) was shown in the cultural center “Biscuiterie de Medina” (“Biscuit Factory”), an amazing ancient factory building in Dakar. The