Aliou Ndiaye is a curator and researcher of African artistic creations in the context of transnational mobility across 6 European countries. This fieldwork research observes the evolutions of contemporary African art in the context of globalization and cultural diversities. Ndiaye received his Bachelors degree at the National School of Arts, Senegal, in 2001, and a Master degree in Journalism, in Senegal, and an Advanced Masters in Intercultural Communication (Lugano University, Switzerland). From 2001 to 2005, he worked as a journalist at a Senegalese daily news publication where he wrote stories on culture. He published numerous articles in the Afrikarts review (Dakar Biennial) and also contributed to the Dakart daily news, Dakart Actus, from 2002 to 2010. In 2014, he supervised and served as Head Editor of the Dakart Actus. Member of the International Association for Art Critics (AICA) since 2004, he is an individual member of Society for Intercultural Education, Training and Research (SIETAR, Switzerland), since 2015. He contributed writing for the associated art critics on the exhibition Cissé & Toguo (Galerie Manege, French Institute, Dakar, 2010), at the Biennale de la Photographie (Bamako, 2011) and the project Rencontres darts des Ateliers Sham (Brazzaville, 2012), and for the exhibition Chambre des années 50 with the artist Serin Ndiaye in 2013. He is interested in visual culture, language, and cultural frameworks linked to visual arts in the postcolonial context.
Curatorial Intensive in Dakar: Public Symposium Sunday, June 5, 2016 10am1:30pm RAW Material Company – Zone B Villa 2B, Zone B Dakar, Senegal FREE and open to the public The participants of Curatorial Intensive in Dakar will each present their exhibition and project proposals they have workshopped throughout the course of the week. * Please […]read more »