BIOGRAPHY

Born 21/10/1983 in Ivory Coast

2005: Graduated at Institut des Arts in Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Exhibitions

2007 – 2008 – 2009 - 2010

  • 2007: Group exhibition at Abidjan, Ivory Coast, Palais de la Culture
  • 2008: Stage set design for the play “Îles de tempête” de Bernard Dadié, Abidjan
  • 2009: Group exhibition at Centre Culturel Français, Abidjan, “Arkadi”, 12ème edition
  • Group exhibition “Pinceaux d’Afrique”, Stockholm, Sweden

2011

  • February: Aboudia is mentioned in a German TV ZDF documentary about the post election crisis in Ivory Coast (ZDF Infokanal)
  • April: International press attention for his crisis and war paintings
  • June 22 – Sept. 1: Solo exhibition at Jack Bell Gallery, London, UK
  • August: Saatchi Gallery, UK bought two canvases from Aboudia
  • September: Saatchi Gallery, UK bought two more canvases from Aboudia
  • Sept. 22 – Oct. 29: Group exposition at Jack Bell Gallery, London (Les Fantomes)

2012 – 2013

  • - Exhibitions at Jack Bell Gallery London
  • - Exhibition at the Nevada Museum USA
  • - Exhibitions at Galerie Cecile Fakhoury Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire
  • - Exhibition at 1.54 London
  • - Exhibition at Art Basel Miami USA Ethan Cohen Gallery
  • - Exhibition at the Johanesburg ArtFair

2014

  • - ArtStage Singapore January 16-19
  • - Exhibition at Gallery Mikael Andersen Belin February 2014
  • - Volta Art Fair New York Ethan Cohen Gallery March 6 – 9
  • - Solo exhibition Ethan Cohen Gallery New York March 27 – April 21
  • - Art Basel Basel with Ethan Cohen Gallery 19 - 22 June 2014
  • - Jack Bell Gallery London 1.54 16 – 19, October 2014
  • - Jack Bell London Solo Show Oct 13 – Nov 14, 2014
  • - Art Silicon Valley San Francisco with Ethan Cohen Gallery 10 -12 October 2014
  • - Art Basel Miami with Ethan Cohen Gallery 4 -7 December 2014