Sculptor

 

1968 Born in Ethiopia
1974 Adopted in Tanzania
1975  English school in Kenya
1982 Primary and secondary school in Denmark
1988 Art history school in Denmark
1991 Installs her workshop in France
2003 Installs her workshop and lives in Belgium

 

Personal Exhibitions
2014
Bedington Gallery Seillans (France)
Leonhard’s Fine Art Gallery Antwerpen
Galerie Claudine Legrand Paris

2013
Galerie Claudine Legrand  Paris
Galerie GG. Bohrer Bonstetten Zürich

2012
Capazza Nancay France
Galerie 23 Amsterdam

2011
Bekris Gallery San Fransisco (US)
Galerie Claudine Legrand Paris
Galerie Terra Viva Saint-Quentin la potterie

2010
Galerie GG. Bohrer Bonstetten Zürich
Galerie Claudine Legrand Paris
Galerie de l’ancienne Poste Toucy
Goetingen Gallerie Rosenhauer Deutschland
Leonhard’s Gallery Antwerpen
Beddington Gallery Bargemon (France)
Art Fair Santa Fe (US)
Lineart Gent

2009
Centre d’art André Malraux Colmar
Musée Théodore Deck Guebwiller
Gallery Christa’s Fine Art Kopenhagen
Galerie Genevieve Godard Lille
Willem Elias Woluwe
Galerie Strenger Tokyo
Bekris Gallery San Fransisco

2008
Galerie Strenger Tokyo Japan
Joie Lassiter Gallery Charlotte (US)
Galerie Claudine Legrand Paris
Papirfabrikken Silkeborg Denmark
Parlement Européen
Chateaux d’Ardelay Les Herbiers
Womanhood    Hood Museum New Hampshire
Worldbank Washington USA

2007
Koloniënpaleis Tervuren Belgium
UNESCO Paris
Galerie D’Haudrecy-Knokke Belgium
Musée Maurice Denis Paris France
Galerie Elfie Bohrer, Bonstetten Switserland
Galerie Claudine Legrand Paris
Wertz Contemporary Atlanta (US)

2006
Skoto Gallery New York (US)
Galerie Capazza Nancay France
Centre Culturel Scharpoord Knokke (Belgium)
Gallerie Des Emibois (Switserland)

2005
Wertz contemporary gallery    Atlanta (US)
Gallery Knud Grothe Charlottenlund, Denmark
Gallery Marc Van Meensel Holland Art Fair Den Haag
Galerie Hamlin Honfleur , France
Galerie Claudine Legrand, Paris
Lineart Gent, Belgium
Galerie 23 Amsterdam

2004
Museum of World Culture, Göteborg , Sweden
Lille Art Fair Gallerie Hamlin
Gallerie Genevieve Godar Lille
Galerie Claudine Legrand Paris
St’art 2004 Galerie Hamlin Strasbourg

2003
St’art Strasbourg
Gallery Knud Grothe Charlottenlund, Denmark
Smithsonian Museum of African Art Washington (EU)
Galerie des Emibois, Switserland
Galerie Hamlin Honfleur , France
Galery MAM, Douala, Cameroun
MOBA Gallery Brussels

2002
Alliance Française, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia
Galerie Claudine Legrand, Paris

2001
Gallery MAM, Douala, Cameroun
St’art 2001 Strasbourg
October Gallery, London, Angleterre
Artist in residence, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Château des Carmes-La Flèche

2000
Biennale of Dakar
Gallerie Hamlin Honfleur , France
Galerie Claudine Legrand, Paris
Galerie Capazza Nançay, France

1999
Gallerie des Emibois, Suisse
Maison de la Ceramique, Mulhouse, France
Galerie Genevieve Godar Lille

1998
Galerie des Emibois, Switzerland
Galerie Claudine Legrand, Paris
Galerie MAM, Douala, Cameroun
Galerie Arts Pluriel, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

1997
Bomani Gallery, San Fransisco (US)
Afrique en Creation (Ministère de la Cooperation)
Centre Wallonie Brussels, Paris
Galerie Claudine Legrand, Paris

1996
Centre Culturel, Meudon, France
Galerie Hamlin Honfleur , France
Galerie Genevieve Godar Lille

1995
Cultural centre La Nacelle, Aubergenville, France

1989
Industrial space Dong, Kobenhavn, Danemark

 

Museums Collections
Cantor arts center Stanford University (US)
Musée national de céramique-Sèvres (France)
The Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art (US)
Smithsonian, National Museum of African Art (US)
Hans Bogatzke , Collection of contemerary African art-Allemagne
Newark Museum New Jersey (US)
Hood Museum Hanover New Hampshire (US)
La Piscine Musée d’art Roubaix France
World bank Washington Collection
Musée Théodore Deck Guebwiller (France)
Chemin des Arts Saint-Aubin Château Neuf (France)

 

Television
2003
‘double je’ Bernard Pivot
Trophées of the French language ‘Couleurs noirs’ Film of Bérengère Casanova T.V. Brussels

 

Film
2000
‘Etiyé Dimma Poulsen’

2005
Femmes du Feu./ women of fire