Opened in September 2012 and located in Abidjan in the Ivory Coast, Cecile Fakhoury Galleryâ€™s mission is to promote contemporary art in the African continent by developing a locally based dynamic structure. Its space of 600m2, entirely dedicated to contemporary artwork, is a place for discoveries, exchanges, and encounters. The gallery will showcase individual and collective exhibitions, some of which will be itinerant to help connect the continent to the rest of the world and reach a worldwide audience as well.
At the heart of this approach is the desire of universality and sharing. Strongly rooted in their respective identities and stories, the artists represented by the gallery distinguish themselves through the use of a language that abolishes the barriers while rejecting geographical stigmatization.
The dialogue created by the galleryâ€™s artists aim to be firmly contemporary, strong, passionate, and sometimes engaged. Observers of the world they live in, these men and women take a lucid and sharp look at our society and record its history while participating in the living memory of their country...
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Boulevard Latrille, entre le Carrefour de la Vie
et le Carrefour de la RTI, entre la Sodemi
06 BP 6499
Phone: 00225 22 44 66 77
Fax: 00225 22 44 66 74