Lumières d’Afriques is on ArtCOP21

Friday 30 October 2015
Athi-Patra Ruga, Afrique du Sud, Miss Azania, 2015, Printed on Hahnemühle photorag baryta, 80 x 120 ©Hayden Phipps, Courtesy Whatiftheworld gallery
Athi-Patra Ruga, Afrique du Sud, Miss Azania, 2015, Printed on Hahnemühle photorag baryta, 80 x 120 ©Hayden Phipps, Courtesy Whatiftheworld gallery

Lumières d’Afriques, the exhibition organized by African Artists for Development from the 4th to the 24th of November 2015 at the Théâtre National de Chaillot prior to COP21 is on ArtCOP21.

 

On: https://www.artcop21.com/fr/events/6403/

 

For the first time in the history of contemporary art, 54 world-renowned artists, one for each coun- try on the great African continent, will present a work inspired by a single theme: “Enlightened Africa.” More information on: http://www.lumieresdafriques.com/en/

 

Practical information:

 

1 place du Trocadéro, 75016 Paris

Entrance via the left wing of the Palais de Chaillot

Métro stop: Trocadéro (lines 6 and 9)

Bus: 22, 30, 32, 63, 72, 82

 

 

Tuesday – Friday, 5 pm – 11 pm

Saturday, 11 am – 11 pm, Saturday 7 of November: 2:30pm to 11pm,

Sunday, 11 am – 6 pm

 

Open the 11th of November,

 

FREE ENTRY
Artistic Direction: Jean-Michel Champault

Scénography : Franck Houndégla

With the support of Fondation Schneider Electric, d’Orange, du Théâtre National de Chaillot et de Tilder.