biography of Angèle Etoundi ESSAMBA (1962)

Personal data


Birth : 04/17/1962 - Douala, Cameroon
Sex : F
Nationality/Affiliation : Cameroon - Netherlands

Address

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Representatives

Indigo Galleries Inc. – 608 Banyan Trail – Boca Raton FL, United States


Education

Fotovakschool – Apeldoorn, Netherlands

Professional data


Work and Life

1985:First exhibition
1982:Moves to Amsterdam, Netherlands
1972:Moves to Paris, France


Other professions

Dancer

Poetess

Choreographer

Writer

Work


Categorie and medium


Photography : Black & white photograph

Subject

optic effects
women
communities
light
opposition/conformity

Works

White Ebony
Date of creation : 1991
Medium : Black & white photograph
Size : 40 x 50 cm
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2002

Goethe Institut – Yaoundé, Cameroon
03/25/2002 – 04/12/2002

2001

SBK Amsterdam – Amsterdam, Netherlands
2001

Museum Voor Moderne Kunst – Arnheim, Netherlands
2001

2000

LUMC Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum – Leiden, Netherlands
2000

1999

Institut Français – Cologne, Germany
1999

1998

Maison Descartes – Institut Français d’Amsterdam – Amsterdam, Netherlands
1998

1997

Indigo Galleries Inc. – Boca Raton FL, United States
1997

1996

Pulitzer Art Gallery – Amsterdam, Netherlands
1996

1995

Indigo Galleries Inc. – Boca Raton FL, United States
1995

1994

Black Gallery – Los Angeles CA, United States
1994

1993

Hilton Hotel – Yaoundé, Cameroon
1993

1992

Otto Richter Halle – Wurzburg, Germany
1992

Fotogalerie Objektief – Enschede, Netherlands
1992

1991

Hilton Hotel – Yaoundé, Cameroon
1991

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Group exhibitions

2000

DAK’ART Biennale de l’art africain contemporain
Dakar, Senegal
05/05/2000 – 05/15/2000

1995

Objects of Defiance, Spaces of Contemplation – Africus ’95 – 1st Johannesburg Biennale
Museum Africa – Johannesburg, South Africa
02/28/1995 – 04/30/1995

Bibliography (Selected)


By the artist


Books

1995

White Line
Publisher: Indigo Galleries Inc. – 608 Banyan Trail – Boca Raton FL, United States
1995


On the artist


Exhibition catalogues

2001

Mémoires intimes d’un nouveau millénaire – IV Rencontres de la photogrpahie africaine
Publisher: Editions Eric Koehler – Paris, France
2001
ISBN : 2710706806

Legals