Another Africa

openning  
thursday 7th NOVEMBEr

from 18:30pm

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INFOrmation

CONTACT
Olivier Sultan
oliviersultan75@gmail.com
06 63 24 42 22

GALERIE ART-Z
27 rue Keller, Paris 11eme
Subway : Bastille, Ledru Rollin, Voltaire, Bréguet Sabin

WORKS OF

Joe Big Big,
Christophe,
Soly Cissé,
Mamado Cissé,
Bruce Clarke,
Saidou Dicko, Ndoyedouts,
Rash Id Jogee,
Siriki Ky,
Christian Lajoumard, King Massassy,
Evans Mbugua,
Robert Nzaou, Hyacinthe Ouattara, Nyaba Leon Ouédraogo, Christophe Sawadogo, Olivier Sultan,
Tchif, Malick Sidibé, Lazarus Takawira, Martial Verdier, Francklin Mbungu Wabonga

 

To mark the twentieth anniversary of the Art-Z Gallery, we present three generations of artists from Lazarus Takawira to Evans Mbugua.

In recent years, we have been delighted to see the originality and uniqueness of these artists recognized against ethnic or cultural assignments. Formerly objects of fascination and desire for exoticism, these artists ended up imposing their individual paths, their proper names. Although very attached to their roots, contemporary African artists are no less free to express their freedom and their place in the universality of creation. This is what brings together close friends who appreciate each other: a brotherhood of destinies, not imposed, but conquered and constantly invented in contact with artists from all over the world.

Today recognized in the largest institutions and essential exhibitions (Fiac, Art Paris, Frieze, Art Basel), these artists are also present at the Venice Biennale, as well as in many Museums. In Africa, the expansion of large urban centers, as well as the emergence of a new wealthy social class, with new tastes and new aspirations, have largely contributed to this development.


These contemporary creators will exhibit original works created for the occasion in our Parisian space from November 7 to December 28.

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