Serge Diakota Mabilama AKA Diamans


Education


2010
:
 Diploma
 ("graduat"), with a concentration in Sculpture, Academy of Fine Arts, Kinshasa, DRC

2006: Baccalaureate, Institute of Fine Arts, Kinshasa, DRC

Exhibitions 

2024

(Un)fair Milan 2024, OpenArtExchange Gallery, Milan, Italy

2023

StART Art Fair, OpenArtExchange Gallery, Strasbourg, France

2022

Africa Now, OpenArtExchange Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Salon Africa at District Six Museum, Madlozi Art Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa

Unusual, Madlozi Art gallery, Cape Town, South Africa

2021

 11:11 group show, Eclectica Contemporary, Cape Town, South Africa

2020

Indiscipline, Montresso Foundation, Marrakesh, Morocco

2019

Congo Biennale, Kin ArtStudio, Kinshasa, DRC

2018

Group Exhibit at Grassi Museum, Leipzig, Germany

Metamorphosis, Nafasi Art Space, Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania

Megalopolis - Stimmen aus Kinshasa, Grassi Museum, Leipzig, Germany

2017

Young Congo, Kin ArtStudio, Kinshasa, DRC

Performance and Exhibition, European Union, Brussels, Belgium

Digital at Art Fair Africa with Calabar Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa

2015

D'une Rive à l'Autre, French Institute, Kinshasa, DRC

2014

Group exhibition with Kapow Artists' Collective and Topo Copy, Gent, Belgium

Master Art2 Group exhibition , Kin ArtStudio, Kinshasa, DRC

2013

MasterArt2, Kin ArtStudio, Kinshasa, DRC

Kapow Artists' Collective, Oostende, Belgium

2010

50-60, Academy of Fine Arts, Kinshasa, DRC


Residencies & Workshops

2020

Home Not Alone - three-month residency at Kin ArtStudio with Pro Helvetia (Switzerland), Kinshasa, DRC

2019

 Indiscipline - two-month residency at Jardin Rouge, the Montresso Foundation, Marrakech, Morocco

one-month residency at Kin ArtStudio for the Congo Biennale, Kinshasa, DRC

Young Congo - one-month residency at Art Omi, New York, USA

2018

 Indiscipline - two-month residency at Jardin Rouge, the Montresso Foundation, Marrakech, Morocco

Young Congo - one-month residency at Kin ArtStudio, Kinshasa, DRC

2016

Young Congo - nine-month residency at Kin ArtStudio, Kinshasa, DRC

2015

One-month residency at AKDT, Libramont, Belgium

2014

Master Art 2 workshop at Kin ArtStudio, Kinshasa, DRC

Photography workshop, with Bruno Boudjelal, Kinshasa, DRC

2013

Master Art 2 workshop, Kinshasa, DRC

Photography workshop with Nicolas Clément, Kinshasa, DRC

2010

One-month scenography workshop, Strasbourg, France

Grants

2015

Wallonia-Brussels International Grant for a Residency at AKDT (Royale Academy Internationale d'Été de Wallonie), Libramont, Belgium

2010

Egide Grant, Ecole Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs (ESAD), Strasbourg, France

Collections

Grassi Museum, Leipzig, Germany

Gervanne + Matthias Leridon Collection

Katie and Felix Robyns Collection

Francis Greenburger Collection

Numerous private collections