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b. 1975, France

Abdelkader Benchamma Biography

Abdelkader Benchamma, born in France in 1975 to Algerian parents, lives and works in Montpellier. In the coming months, Benchamma, alongside a solo show at Gallery IVDE, Dubai, will exhibit in Art Brussels and Art Dubai. In 2011, his monograph Dark matter was published by the Galerie du Jour, Paris, in conjunction with his solo exhibition there. In the same year, Benchamma participated in the Future of a Promise exhibition at the Venice Biennale, and was commissioned for the Told Untold Retold exhibition at the Mathaf Museum, Doha, Qatar. He has had solo exhibitions across Europe as well as in Asia, and has works in public collections, namely the FRAC Languedoc-Roussillon, the Musee de Beaux Arts-Orleans and Artotheque de Pessac in France. 

Abdelkader Benchamma Featured Artworks

Borghese by Abdelkader Benchamma contemporary artwork
Abdelkader BenchammaBorghese, 2019Ink and felt pen on paper
80 x 109 cm
Templon Contact Gallery
Cosma - Crâne by Abdelkader Benchamma contemporary artwork
Abdelkader BenchammaCosma - Crâne, 2019Ink and permanent paint marker on paper
Templon Contact Gallery
Sans titre by Abdelkader Benchamma contemporary artwork
Abdelkader BenchammaSans titre, 2019Ink and permanent paint marker on paper
53 x 69 cm
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Templon
Engramme - Trees of miracles by Abdelkader Benchamma contemporary artwork
Abdelkader BenchammaEngramme - Trees of miracles, 2019Ink and charcoal on paper
158.5 x 138.5 cm
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Templon
Sculpture #4 by Abdelkader Benchamma contemporary artwork
Abdelkader BenchammaSculpture #4, 2010Pen and ink on paper
180 x 130 cm
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Templon

Abdelkader Benchamma Current & Recent Exhibitions

Contemporary art exhibition, Abdelkader Benchamma, Signes at Templon, Brussels
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3 September–24 November 2020 Abdelkader Benchamma Signes TemplonBrussels
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, From the Paper to the Wall at Templon, Brussels
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6 June–26 July 2019 Group Exhibition From the Paper to the Wall TemplonBrussels
Contemporary art exhibition, Abdelkader Benchamma, Engramme at Templon, Paris
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16 March–18 May 2019 Abdelkader Benchamma Engramme Templon30 rue Beaubourg, Paris

Abdelkader Benchamma In Related Press

A Biennial in Sharjah Offers Worlds Enough Related Press A Biennial in Sharjah Offers Worlds Enough

The poet Andrew Marvell once wrote an elaborate and lush entreaty to his love interest which began 'Had we but world enough and time.' These words occur to me as I think about my experience at the Sharjah Biennial earlier this month. Many biennials are full to bursting with work that is carefully chosen and presented. But this one, in particular...

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16 Algerian contemporary artists to know now Related Press 16 Algerian contemporary artists to know now 11 February 2016, Art Radar

Algeria’s long history of colonialism and conquest provides complex narratives and fertile ground for contemporary artists who push the boundaries between tradition and modernity, utilising rich media, techniques and performances.

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16 Algerian contemporary artists to know now Related Press 16 Algerian contemporary artists to know now 25 January 2016, Art Radar

Algeria’s long history of colonialism and conquest provides complex narratives and fertile ground for contemporary artists who push the boundaries between tradition and modernity, utilising rich media, techniques and performances. Algeria is a North African nation situated between the Mediterranean Sea and the Sahara desert. Due to its...

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