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24 countries represented at the Dak’Art Biennale for 2016

24 countries represented at the Dak’Art Biennale for 2016

The 2016 Dak’Art Biennale announced the artist roster this week for the international exposition. Here is a sneak peak of the not only the artists but a few pieces by some of the chosen creatives. The Dak’Art Biennale is a celebration of African art across all mediums.The Biennale is a must visit for collectors and curators that specialize in African Diaspora art. Get information about the exposition from the official website here.

SENEGAL
HENRI SAGNA
MOHAMADOU NDOYE
AREBENOR OMAR YACINE BASSENE
MBAYE BABACAR DIOUF

Mohamasou Ndoye
Piece by Mahamadou Ndoye

BURKINA FASO
GOUWENDMANEGRE HIPPOLYTHE SAMA

USA
OLANIYI RASHEED AKINDIYA

Olaniyi 2
Piece by Olaniyi Rasheed Akindiya

FRANCE
YOYO GONTHIER
DALILA DALLEAS BONZAR
YASSINE BALBZIUOI
JULIEN GREUZET
NABIL BOUTROS
BADR EL HAMMANI
FATIMA MAZMOUZ

Fatima Mammouz
Piece by Fatima Mazmouz

CAMEROON
MAURICE PEFURA
ANNETTE MATHIEUE
BEKOLO JEAN PIERRE
BIDJOCKA BILLI

Les Saignantes, a film Cameroon’s Bekolo Jean Pierre * THIS MAY BE INAPPROPRAITE FOR SENSITIVE VIEWERS*

LES SAIGNANTES (Jean-Pierre Bekolo, 2005) from Spectacle Theater on Vimeo.

MOROCCO
MAZIRH SAFAA
PARREE AMIRA
ALAOUI LEILA

Aluoi Leila
Photo by the late Alaoui Leila

ITALY
DÉLIO JASSE
Delio Jasse
Work by Delio Jasse

KENYA
WILLIAM WAMBUGU
MWANGI/HUTTER INGRID & ROBERT
NG’OK MIMI LORAINE

William Wambugu
Art by William Wambugu

BAHAMAS
LAVAR FREDLIN MUNROE

Lavar Munroe
Piece by Lavar Fredlin Munroe

MOZAMBIQUE
KALA EURIDICE GETULIO
KALA EURIDICE GETULIO
Art by Kala Euridice Munroe

GHANA
NANA POKU

EGYPT
MEKAWEI YARA
EL MELEEGY YASMINE
LIMOUD YOUSSEF
NASR MOTAZ
AMIN HEBA

LIMOUD YOUSSEF
Art by Limoud Youssef

SOUTH AFRICA
BRONWGN KATZ
NANDIPHA MAKHUBALO LINDWE
SIMON GUSH
LANGA MOSHKWA
TRACY ROSE
WALEHULERE KEMANG
HISTORICAL ANNE

Tracey Rose
Work by Tracey Rose

NIGERIA
ABDULRAZAQ AWOFESO
MODUPEOLA FADUGBA
VICTOR EHIKHAMENOR
FALAKUNLE OSHUM
NKANGA OTONONG

VICTOR EHIKHAMENOR
Work by Victor Ehikhamenor

RD CONGO
MORIDJA KITENGE BANZA
MAGEMA MICHELE
PUME

MORIDJA KITENGE BANZA
Art by Moridja Kitenge

ETHIOPIA
WANJA KIMANI
ESHETU THEO
MULUNEH AÏDA

ESHETU THEO
Art by Eshetu Theo

TUNISIA
HÉLA AMMAR EP BEN BECHER
MOUNA KARRAY
YESMINE BEN KHELIL
JEMAL SIALA MOUNA
GASTELI JELLEL

YESMINE BEN KHELIL
Work by Yesmine Ben Khelil

PORTUGAL
MONICA SOFIA

COTE D’IVOIRE
FANNY (ABD-BAKAR) FRANCK
GBRE FRANÇOIS XAVIER
GOPAL DAGNOGO
WATTS OUATTARA

FANNY (ABD-BAKAR) FRANCK
Work by Fanny ( Abd-Bakar) Franck

MALAWI
KAMBALU SAMSON
KAMBALU SAMSON
Work by Kambalu Samson

SUDAN
KHEIR ALA

KHEIR ALA
Photo by Kheir Ala

MADAGASCAR
ANDRIANOMEARISOA JOËL
ANDRIANOMEARISOA JOËL
Work by Andriameariosa Joel

ALGERIA
KADER ATTIA
KADER ATTIA
Installation by Kader Attia

BURUNDI
NTAKIYICA AIME
NTAKIYICA AIME
Work by Ntakiyica Aime