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IBRAHIMA GNINGUE

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Ibrahima Gningue is a visual artist, born in 1982 in Dakar. He graduated from the National School of Arts in Dakar in 2005, option Plasticien D'expression.

Of Lebou origin, his  work  thrives on their culture and ethnicity. The sublime costumes and accessories are the central pieces of his colorful works inspired by the dancers of Goumbé and Ndawrasquine.

 

The faces of his characters are painted in white because they pass in the background and recall the alabaster faces, made up of the characters during the tadjébone which is a typically Senegalese festival.

 

Ibrahima has participated in numerous exhibitions and projects in Africa and Europe, including the biennial Dak'art en off.

find  also the works of Ibrahima Gningue on:

 Major Art

To learn more about the works and inspirations of

Ibrahima Gningue: HERE

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