Em’kal Eyongakpa


Rio dos Camarões, 2009 (extract from the series)
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Em’Kal Eyongakpa born in 1981 in Cameroon. Lives and works in Cameroon.

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015
Emk’kal Eyongakpa: negotiations – Chapter 1-i : Dualaland – Paris, Kadist Art Foundation, Paris, France
2012
[dis]placement, IFC Yaoundé, Kamerun
2011
Objectifs, Doual’art, Douala, CM
2010
Goethe-Institut Yaoundé , „SUN is the MOON“ Performance, Yaoundé, Kamerun
2009
CCF Yaoundé, „SUN is the MOON“, Yaoundé, Kamerun

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013
18th International Contemporary Art Festival Sesc_Videobrasil, Sao Paulo, Brasil  (November 2013)

Open studios, Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten , Amsterdam, Netherlands (December 2013)

Dance floor du nouveau monde, Stuttgart, Germany (September 2013)

Volcano extravaganza 2013 (evil under the sun), Stromboli, Italy (July-August)

Marker 2013, Art Dubai, Dubai, UAE (March)

Toutou rien!, Lavoir modern Parisien, Paris, France (May)

Crane Lab- résidence croisée, Chateau de Chevigny, Bourgogne, France (June 29th -August 18th)

KHaL!toP!A-tales from the shrine, Oberwelt, Stuttgart, Germany (July)

 

2012
Lagos live art festival, kongi’s harvest gallery, Lagos , Nigeria (06th – 09th December)

Liquefied, Goethe-Institut, Yaoundé, Cameroon (21st November)

Parallel worlds, Kunsthalle Faust, Hannover , Germany (31st August  –  16th September)

Visual Tendencies, Saavy Contemporary, Berlin , Germany (17th – 19th August)

We Face Forward, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester , United Kingdom (2nd  June-  16th September)

Dak’art 2012, International Exhibition, Musée Théodor Monod (11th May -10 June)

SYNCHRONICITY II, Tiwani Contemporary, London, United Kingdom (3rd  february-17 march 2012

City songs, Doual’art, Douala, Cameroon [touring] (January 2012)

 

2011
9th Bamako Encounter, International exhibition, Bamako, Mali (November2011-January 2012)

Synchronicity I, Gallerie Baudoin Lebon , Paris, France  (September 29- October 2011)

Mo(ve)ments (with Mario Macilau and Tshepo Mosopa), Bag Factory studios, Johannesburg, South Africa (September)

Re:place (with Rachel Granovsky, Ahsan Masood, Meghna Singh, Angela Ramirez), Greatmore studios, Cape  Town, South Africa (July)

Objectifs (with Patrick Wokmeni) Doual’art, Douala, Cameroon (January-February 2011)

 

2010
Vert d’eau with Maksaens Denis, Off SUD 2010, Douala, Cameroon

Douala vu par with Andrew Tsabangu, Off SUD 2010, Douala, Cameroon

16th International symposium on Electronic art (ISEA2010RUHR), Germany

RAVY 2010, Yaoundé, Cameroon

 

2009
GAIA, Art contemporain  africaine, Atelier Richelieu, Paris, France

2nd Panafrican Festival, Algiers, La modernité dans l’art Africain, Algiers (Algeria)

 

Residencies and awards

2013- Rijksakademie Van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, Netherlands 2013)

2012- Guest residency, Rijksakademie Van Beeldende Kunsten guest recidency, Amsterdam, Netherlands (June 1st- August 31st 2012)

2011- Bag factory visiting artist residency program, Johannesburg , South Africa (August- September 2011)

2011- Greatmore visiting artist residency program, Cape Town, South Africa (3rd May- 3rd August 2011)

2012- Dak’Art 2012, La Ville de Dakar  Prize, awarded by the mayor of Dakar (May 2012)

 

Education
M.Sc Botany & Ecology, University of Yaoundé 1, Yaoundé , Cameroon, 2000-2005

 

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