Biografie von Barthélémy TOGUO (1967)

Personal data


Birth : 1967 - Mbalmayo, Cameroon
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : Cameroon - France

Address

Paris, France

Education

1989 – 1993 : Ecole des Beaux-Arts – Abidjan, Ivory Coast
1993 – 1996 : Ecole Supérieure d’Art de Grenoble – Grenoble, France
1994 – 1996 : Kunstakademie Düsseldorf – Eiskellerstrasse 1 – Düsseldorf, Germany
Has frequented the studio of Klaus RINKE [ 1939 ]

Professional data


Work and Life

Lives and works in Paris, France
Lives and works also in Düsseldorf, Germany
Lives and works also in Bandjoun, Cameroun

Work


Categorie and medium


Sculpture-Volume : Installation - Sculpture, wood
Photography :
Drawing-Watercolor :
Audiovisual-Multimedia : Video
Performing Art : Performance

Subject

history/society

Works

Baptism
Date of creation : 1999
Medium : Watercolour/paper
 
Shock Long-term Treatment 1 et 2
Date of creation : 1997-2000
Medium : Sculpture
Materials : wood-textile material
 
Le Transit 1
Date of creation : 05/1996
Medium : Performance
 
Une autre vie
Medium : Poster
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2006

Mario Mauroner Contempory Art Salzburg – Salzburg, Austria
2006

2004

Palais de Tokyo – Site de Création Contemporaine – Paris, France
10/13/2004 – 01/18/2005

2002

Galerie Anne de Villepoix – Paris, France
04/12/2002 – 05/18/2002

CCC Centre de Création Contemporaine – Tours, France
03/02/2002 – 05/19/2002

Goethe Institut – Yaoundé, Cameroon
02/15/2002 – 03/15/2002

Le Lieu Unique – Nantes, France
02/01/2002 – 03/10/2002

2001

Ecole Régionale des Beaux-Arts – Dunkirk, France
10/13/2001 – 01/26/2002

2000

The Box Associati – Turin TO, Italy
2000

Centre Culturel Français – Turin TO, Italy
2000

1999

Kunstmuseum – Düsseldorf, Germany
1999

Galerie Barnoud – Dijon, France
1999

Musée d’Art Moderne de la ville de Paris – Paris, France
1999

1998

Centre d’Arts Plastiques – Saint-Fons, France
1998

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2007

ArtBrussels – Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
04/20/2007 – 04/23/2007
Represented by : Michel Soskine Inc. – 900 Park Avenue – New York NY, United States

2004

FIAC Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain, n°31
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/21/2004 – 10/25/2004
Represented by : Galerie Anne de Villepoix – 43 rue de Montmorency – Paris, France

2003

FIAC, n°30
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/09/2003 – 10/13/2003
Represented by : Galerie Anne de Villepoix – 43 rue de Montmorency – Paris, France

Art 34 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/18/2003 – 06/23/2003
Represented by : Galerie Anne de Villepoix – 43 rue de Montmorency – Paris, France

2002

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : Galerie Anne de Villepoix – 43 rue de Montmorency – Paris, France

2001

Paris Photo, n°5
Carrousel du Louvre – Paris, France
11/15/2001 – 11/18/2001
Represented by : The Box Associati – Via San Francesco da Paola 36 – Turin TO, Italy

FIAC, n°28
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/10/2001 – 10/15/2001
Represented by : Galerie Anne de Villepoix – 43 rue de Montmorency – Paris, France

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : Galerie Anne de Villepoix – 43 rue de Montmorency – Paris, France

ArtBrussels – 19th Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
04/20/2001 – 04/24/2001
Represented by : Galerie Anne de Villepoix – 43 rue de Montmorency – Paris, France


Group exhibitions

2006

La Force de l’Art
Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais – Paris, France
05/10/2006 – 06/25/2006

2005

Singuliers
Canton, China
06/10/2005 – 07/24/2005

2004

Les Afriques
Lille, France
03/31/2004 – 08/08/2004

2003

Singuliers Voyages
Domaine Départemental de Chamarande – Chamarande, France
04/26/2003 – 10/05/2003

2002

Ökonomien der Zeit
Migros Museum – Zürich ZH, Switzerland
11/09/2002 – 01/05/2003

La vie, c’est la vie ! Plaisirs, Passions, Émotions – Biennale de Montréal, n° 3
Espacio Mexico – Montréal QC, Canada
09/26/2002 – 11/03/2002

Small Noise
IAC Institut d’art contemporain – Villeurbanne, France
09/20/2002 – 01/12/2003

Ökonomien der Zeit
Akademie der Künste Berlin – Berlin, Germany
07/14/2002 – 09/08/2002

Last Minute to the End of Eternity
Vecchio Ospedale Soave – Lodi, Italy
05/12/2002 – 06/16/2002

Le Regard de l’autre
Ecole Régionale des Beaux-Arts – Rouen, France
04/27/2002 – 09/02/2002

Ökonomien der Zeit
Museum Ludwig – Cologne, Germany
03/16/2002 – 06/02/2002

2001

Political Ecology
White Box – New York NY, United States
2001

Dessins d’Ethiopie et d’ailleurs
Forum Culturel et Parc Urbain Jacques Duclos – Le Blanc-Mesnil, France
2001

De quelques dessins contemporains…
Fondation d’art contemporain Daniel & Florence Guerlain – Les Mesnuls, France
09/23/2001 – 12/16/2001

Tirana Biennale 1 – Escape
National Gallery – Tirana, Albania
09/15/2001 – 10/15/2001

2000

Partage d’exotismes – 5ème Biennale d’Art Contemporain de Lyon
Halle Tony Garnier – Lyon, France
06/27/2000 – 09/24/2000

1998

DAK’ART 98 – Biennale de l’art africain contemporain
Musée d’Art Africain de l’Ifan Cheikh Anta Diop – Dakar, Senegal
04/24/1998 – 04/30/1998

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Exhibition catalogues

2001

Tirana Biennale 1
Publisher: Giancarlo Politi Editore – Via Carlo Farini 68 – Milan MI, Italy
Preface Writer: Robecchi Michele – Milan MI, Italy
2001
ISBN : 8878161225


Periodicals

2002

LEYDIER Richard – Barthélémy Toguo le faiseur d’histoires
in: Art Press n° 278 p. 40
Paris, France
04/2002

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