Archive for the "Artist News" Category

A coups de crayons, Massinissa Selmani désamorce la violence (Fr)

10 September 2015

© Copyright 2015 Le Monde. Roxana Azimi Au téléphone, il n’en revient pas : un portrait, vraiment ? C’est que Massinissa Selmani, 35 ans, est de nature discrète. Sa participation à deux biennales d’art contemporain prestigieuses – à Venise, où il a décroché une mention spéciale du jury, et à partir du 10 septembre à […]

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Interview with Nidhal Chamekh

09 August 2015 - 09 August 2015

© Copyright 2015 Nafas. Emma Chubb Born in Dahmani, Tunisia, in 1985, Nidhal Chamekh studied fine arts in Tunis and Paris, where he now lives. Chamekh exhibits two works in All the World’s Futures, curated by Okwui Enwezor for the 56th Venice Biennale 2015: De quoi rêvent les martyrs? (What do martyrs dream about?) 2012, […]

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Peindre à rebours (Fr)

05 October 2013 - 09 November 2013

© Copyright 2013 Florence Journal d’art contemporain. Florence Macagno Lina Ben Rejeb décompose l’idée de la peinture puis l’assemble matériellement dans l’espace de la galerie Florence Léoni où chaque œuvre devient le composant d’un tout, devenu le tableau. La genèse de sa pratique, selon ses mots, est d’affranchir la peinture du cadre, la libérer du […]

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Nidhal Chamekh at the abc art berlin contemporary

17 September 2015 - 20 September 2015

Selma Feriani Gallery proudly presents new works on paper by Tunisian artist Nidhal Chamekh. Born in 1985 in Dahmani, he graduated at the School of Fine Arts in Tunis and in Paris. He currently lives and works in both cities and his most recent and still on-going projects are being shown at the Arsenale Corderie […]

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Pascal Hachem : Artist Residency & Solo Show at the Soulangh Artist Village, Taiwan

06 September 2015

We want to congratulate Pascal Hachem for his residency at Soulangh Artist Village in Tainan City, Taiwan in view to stage an exhibition

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Derivable Sculptures by Ziad Antar, London, UK

11 July 2015 - 15 November 2015

In 2012, Ziad Antar went on a photographic journey capturing landmarks of Jeddah in Saudi Arabia, including the monumental sculptures on the corniche of the Red Sea City. The former mayor of Jeddah, Dr. Mohammed Said Farsi initiated the public sculpture park by adding commissioned large-scale sculptures by the likes of Joan Miró, Henry Moore, […]

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NIDHAL CHAMEKH in Canvas Magazine’s Special Venice Biennale Issue 2015

06 July 2015 - 09 July 2015

In his series of 12 ink and graphite on paper drawings, Tunisian artist Nidhal Chamekh presents us with a gruesome assemblage of anatomy drawings and deadly weapons.

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Malek Gnaoui, étonnant céramiste

28 May 2015

Malek Gnaoui est un jeune créateur d’art contemporain, dont les installations interpellent les sens. Il sort la céramique de son carcan habituel pour mettre en forme des atmosphères inattendues.

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8 truly inspirational African artists you should know

25 June 2015

© Copyright 2015 One.  Cathleen McGovern   Nicene Kossentini – Tunisia Now living and working in Tunis, Kossentini was born in Sfax, Tunisia in 1976. Although she studied in France, she returned to Tunis as the Assistant Professor of Experimental Cinema at the University of Tunis, a position she still holds. A photographer and filmmaker, […]

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