Born in 1993
Lives & works in Paris, France
Presentation of the artist
Alex Ayivi is a French contemporary visual artist. He is an alumnus of Beaux-arts de Bourges and ENSAV La Cambre, where he graduated in 2018 in printmaking. In 2019, Ayivi was awarded Fondation Culture & Diversité’s first residencein collaboration with Cité Internationale des Arts, where he showed for a month his celebrated project La MUA. As a Togolese second-generation immigrant, he explores in his pieces the realms of afrotopia, panafricanism and family; subjects intertwined in an uninterrupted technical wander.
- 2012-2015: Diploma in Visual Art, Beaux-arts de Bourges, France.
- 2015-2018: Diploma in Printmaking, École nationale supérieure d’arts visuels of La Cambre - Brussels, Belgium.
- Residencies and personal shows 2019 : 4-months residence in Cité Internationale des Arts for Fondation Culture & Diversité’s residence C&D. https://www.citedesartsparis.net/fr/exposition-la-mua-alex-ayivi
Nationality : France / Togo