DAK’ART 2014

11ème Biennale de l’Art Africain Contemporain 09/05>08/06

OFF in Saint-Louis

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Saint-Louis OFF guide

With the guide of St. Louis, discover this historic city and its 36 OFF exhibition venues. Download it below.

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Guide Saint-Louis Dak’Art OFF 2014

Day in St. Louis on May 14

Only for visitors accredited, bringing their badge and registered in advance, a bus free of charge will be available to bring you from Dakar to Saint-Louis, and return on May 14, according to availability and order of registration.
puce Registration before May 13 at noon: please send your registration to offsaintlouis@biennaledakar.org attaching to email your accreditation form completed at least with your telephone number in Dakar and email (we need to contact you for confirmation).
Thanks to mention if you wish a one way OR/AND return place. Incomplete registration shall not be considered.
puce Hours: on Wednesday 14, from Dakar at 6h30 am from Saint Louis to 18h, arrival in Dakar approximately at 21h. Your badge will be required. The meeting point will be communicated to you via email after your registration.
puce Openings start at 11:30, meeting point at the Patio de Saint-Louis, 252 dock (quai) Henry Jay.
puce Contact: Ms Coumba Sall Niass, Ph. +221 33 961 60 26.

Program of visits on May 14 in St. Louis
11 h 45: Patio Saint-Louis
12 h 30: Comptoirs du Fleuve 1
13 h: Comptoirs du Fleuve 2.
15h: Iba Ndiaye exhibition at CRDS
And visits of many other exhibitions.
18h: bus back to Dakar.

3rd Saint-Louis OFF !

OFF in St. Louis celebrates its third edition in 2014. St. Louis’s OFF exhibitions are called "The River in Colours" (Le Fleuve en Couleur) to honor the Senegal River. It is organized by the Association for the Promotion of Visual Arts of Africa (PAVA).
The historic island of Saint-Louis, classified by UNESCO as heritage of humanity, features thirty exhibitions. Some venues outside the island also present events.
Since St. Louis became a partner of Dak’Art, renowned artists are now exhibiting in this beautiful city, a source of inspiration. Managers of art galleries, classified administrative buildings, hotels, guest houses, private houses are enlisting to receive exhibitions of recognized or emerging talent artists.

St. Louis has now become "a must"

St. Louis has now become a "must" in the field of contemporary art exhibition and in 2014, foreign galleries and curators (Great Britain, France, Spain, Belgium) anew booked spaces to present their artists. Some private organizations have also planed Senegalese and foreign artists residencies, works results will be exhibited during the biennale.
Furthermore this year, an exhibition of Beninese artists will take place on the island and will be organized by the International Delegation of Wallonie Bruxelles from Belgium in a venue belonging to the Comptoir du Fleuve.
Other major exhibitions are also being developed, to discover in May 2014.
Visits of exhibitions will lead you to discover the heritage of St. Louis. The organizers of the Dak’Art OFF in St. Louis will be pleased to welcome you by offering a program booklet of the exhibition during your visit.

Tribute exhibition « Iba Ndiaye. The man and his work »

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Iba Ndiaye (1928-2008) presents the donation made by the heirs of the artist to the State of Senegal. It consists of 145 works. A selection of paintings revisits the history and celebrates the work of the painter through various themes: Tabaski, Jazz, Portraits, Landscapes and Still Life. By placing the artist in his time, these works reveal as in a filigree different aspects of his personality: artist, teacher, art critic, intellectual or adventurer.

From 14/05 to 08/06 2014.
Venue : Musée du Centre de Recherche et de Documentation du Sénégal (CRDS), at South end of the island of Saint-Louis. Ph; : +221 33 961 10 50.

View online : www.lefleuveencouleurs.com

  • Iba Ndiaye:Sans titre,1990,Estampe sur papier,58 x 47 cm,Série (...)
  • Iba Ndiaye:Sans titre,1987,Huile sur toile,130x195 cm, Série (...)