Pascal Konan: Artist Resume


Art Education

 

 2012 : Master II in Painting, Institut National Supérieur des Arts et de l’Action Culturelle (INSAAC), Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

2004-2006 : Certification of Aptitude for Teaching Visual Arts (Certificat d’Aptitude Pédagogique pour l’Enseignement des Arts Plastiques - CAPEAS), INSAAC

2002-2004 : Diploma of Higher education in the Arts – Painting (Diplôme d’Etudes Supérieures Artistiques- Peinture), Valedictorian, Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Abidjan

2000-2002 : Diploma of General Art Studies (Diplôme d’Etudes Artistiques Générales), Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Abidjan

 

Major Exhibitions

2019
African Art Beats opening exhibit, Washington DC, USA
Galerie Eureka, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
Jardin Rouge (Montresso Art Foundation), 1-54 - Contemporary African Art Fair,
Marrakech, Morocco
2017
Rotonde des Arts Contemporains, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
 2016
Official Selection, Ségou’Art - the Contemporary Art Fair held yearly in Segou, Mali
Alliance Française, Pretoria, South Africa
Hommage to the Biennale of Dakar, Martigny, Switzerland
International Exhibition of the Arts of the Diversity, Nice, France
 2014
Maison d’Aissa Dione, 4th edition of PARTCOURS, Dakar, Senegal
Ivorian Cultural Week, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Foundation Donwahi
 2013
Participation to the 7e Jeux de la Francophonie (7th Francophony Games), Nice,
France
 2012
Dak’Art  In & OFF - the Biennale of Contemporary African Art, Dakar, Senegal
 2011
Rotonde des Arts Contemporains, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
 2010
BICICI, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
 2009
6e Jeux de la Francophonie( 6th Francophony Games),  Beyrouth, Lebanon
1rst Games of the CEN-SAD, Museum of Niamey, Niger
 2008
World Bank, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
 2007
Gallery Art du temps, Abidjan
 

Residencies 

2019 A Six-Week Residency at Les Halles de Schaerbeek, Brussels, Belgium, In partnership with the Montresso Art Foundation
2018  Jardin Rouge (Montresso Art Foundation), Marrakech, Morocco
2017  Fondation sur le Niger, Segou, Mali
2015  Cité internationale des Arts - representing Côte d’Ivoire, Paris, France
 

Awards 

2016  Special Jury Award at Ségou’Art - the Contemporary Art Fair held yearly in Segou, Mali
2014  Laureate of the Prix Christian Lattier, offering a residency at the Cité Internationale
          des Arts in Paris, from January to March 2015
2012  Laureate of the Prix UEMOA(prize awarded by the WAMU – Economic Monetary Union of West Africa) at the 10th edition of Dak’Art, the Biennale of Contemporary African Art, Dakar, Senegal
2009  Grand Prix Guy Nairay, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
2009  Gold Medalist at the 1st Games of the CEN-SAD in Niamey,
2003  Special Jury Award at the Festival de l’Eau, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire


Collections

 Numerous private collections
BICICI
BCAO (Banque centrale des Etats d’Afrique de l’Ouest)
Rotonde des Arts (Côte d’Ivoire)