Les cinq artistes africains de l’année 2015 (Fr)

10 February 2015

© Copyright 2015 Le Monde. Roxana Azimi Massinissa Selmani, quelques grammes de finesse dans un monde de brut  C’est le petit jeune qui monte : Massinissa Selmani exposera à la Biennale de Venise. Avant cela, il sera à l’affiche du Centre de création contemporaine de Tours (31 janvier-29 mars) et dans une exposition de groupe […]

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Massinissa Selmani dessine l’absurdité de la vie à partir de photos de presse (Fr)

01 September 2015

© Copyright 2015 TAFMAG. Julie Maury L’artiste algérien a obtenu la mention spéciale à la 56e Biennale de Venise qui se poursuit jusqu’au 22 novembre 2015. Les dessins tragi-comiques de Massinissa Selmani se sont démarqués par leur extrême sobriété. Les dessins de l’artiste ont une dimension surréaliste et documentaire : des éléments de photographies d’articles […]

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16 Algerian contemporary artists to know now

17 January 2016

© Copyright 2016 Art Radar. Lisa Pollman   Yazid Oulab (b. 1958) is a multimedia artist who received degrees in Fine Arts from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts. Algiers and Ecole de Marseille Lumigny (DNSEP) Marseille, France. His work has been exhibited widely in France and is included in collections of the Centre Pompidou (France), […]

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Massinissa Selmani at the Vendôme Triennale

23 May 2015 - 31 October 2015

The Triennale in Vendôme presents a panorama of creation in the region of Centre-Loire Valley. Through twenty five projects, thirty artists exhibit their work (sculptures, videos, photographs, paintings, drawings, etc) in Rochambeau – a remarkable historic building) as well as at theVendôme Museum and other locations in the city. Free for everyone, the Triennale de […]

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Massinissa Selmani at the 13th Biennale de Lyon | La Vie Moderne

10 September 2015 - 03 January 2016

Since its creation in 1991, Thierry Raspail, artistic director of la Biennale de Lyon, has been inviting each guest curator to reflect on a word spanning three editions. La Biennale 2015 will start a new trilogy with the word ‘modern,’ a word that Thierry Raspail gave to the Director of the Hayward Gallery in London, Ralph […]

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Ziad Antar at Bruges Triennial | Unfinished Cities

20 May 2015 - 28 October 2015

Protected Bruges appears frozen in time. This exhibition focuses on the opposite: cities in a state of perpetual motion. And mainly in the Middle and Far East where cities constantly change as a result of urban development or speculation, as a result of destruction during conflicts and reconstruction once they cease. Thus they permanently balance […]

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Ziad Antar: Popist & Music / Sound at the Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris

03 June 2015 - 04 January 2016

The Fondation Louis Vuitton presents a new exhibition of its collection centered on its Popist and Music /Sound lines for which Ziad Antar has his video work La Marche Turque on display. The first axis, Popist, centres on works that testify the ongoing interest of artists for objects and images that since the advent of […]

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Interview with Nidhal Chamekh

01 August 2015

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

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DRAWING: A MODEST MEDIUM? Interview with Massinissa Selmani

09 May 2015 - 22 November 2015

© Copyright 2015 Contemporary And C& talks to artist Massinissa Selmani about the use of drawings in his artistic practice confronting the comic and the tragic. C&: You studied computer science and fine arts. What was it that brought you to the arts in the end? Massinissa Selmani: I’ve always made drawings and wanted to […]

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