Trinity III, 2019


Unique Artwork

Acrylic


CM H 100 W 70

IN H 39.37 W 27.56

Signed by artist
€2,500.00



Guarantees

  • Worldwide deliveries with specialised carriers
  • Work is insured during transport
  • Artskop3437 curates carefully with love
  • Secure online transactions by card or bankwire 
  • 14 days return policy
  • Shipping is calculated at checkout

 CONTACT



Leikun Nahusenay

Leikun Nahusenay was born in 1982 in Addis Ababa. While primarily identifying himself as a self-taught artist, he nonetheless completed his art degrees from the Ale School of Fine Arts (2006) and Teferi Mekonnen School (2011). His multidiscipline practice is based in Addis Ababa, where he works from the Nas Gedame studio.

For Nahusenay, the creation of a work of art comes from the mind and the heart. His works are born from pious meditations and are meditations themselves. His recent pastel drawings are concerned with the presence and absence of the spirit in humain body and its connections with the spiritual. He is graduated with woodcut graphics. He consider himself as a line artist. He creates line by line. Music is also a big part of his art. His series of pastel drawings titled Body vs Soul are concerned with models of bodies without faces. During his residency with Versant Sud in Marseille (France) in 2018 he created a tapestry inspired by his pastel drawings.

He is also a member of the Netsa Art Village and contributes to the growing Ethiopian art scene. His work has been shown at numerous exhibitions, including Addis Calling 2 Group Show, at Addis Fine Art (2016), Flying Spoons sculptural exhibition at Asni Gallery in Addis Ababa (2015), Draw Me A Castle at Alliance Ethio-Française, Addis Ababa and Paris (2011), Future Makers international group photo exhibition at the National Museum of Ethiopia and Goethe Institute (2012) and The Fine Line Between, Lela Gallery (2008). Recent solo exhibitions include Child Art 1, Lela Gallery, Addis A...

Read more

Versant Sud

Versant Sud is an artist's residency whose main mission is to develop artistic and cultural projects in two territories: the Southern region of France and African countries.

The two geographical areas have one thing in common: they are territories marked by the virtual absence of an art market. Artists developing their activity in these two areas face buyers who are still under-represented or buying outside the territory.

To promote these two territories, Versant Sud is deployed on several axes:

The organization of an annual cross-artistic residency program between Marseille (France) and an African capital; coordination of artistic and cultural projects for other structures and/or institutions; design-oriented training workshops for art schools, the proposal for conferences focusing on the African perspective, selling works of art created by the artist in residence. 

The launch season 2018 / 2019 of the artistic residencies is dedicated to Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia. In October 2019, Versant Sud attended the leading fair dedicated to contemporary African Art - 1.54 Contemporary African Art Fair - in London and presented works from Leikun Nahusenay. 


Versant SUD
1 Place de la Gare de la Blancarde
Marseille, 13004
France

Read more
Curated by Versant Sud

Other artworks from same artist

Lips Lover III

Lips Lover III, 2019

Leikun Nahusenay

€1,500.00
Simien Mountain II

Simien Mountain II, 2019

Leikun Nahusenay

€2,500.00
Responsability

Responsability, 2019

Leikun Nahusenay

€2,500.00
Lips Lover VII

Lips Lover VII, 2019

Leikun Nahusenay

Body Versus Soul VII

Body Versus Soul VII, 2019

Leikun Nahusenay

€700.00
Lips lover VI

Lips lover VI, 2019

Leikun Nahusenay

Lips Lover VIII

Lips Lover VIII, 2019

Leikun Nahusenay

Body vs Soul Last (Enate)

Body vs Soul Last (Enate), 2019

Leikun Nahusenay

€600.00

Explore other artworks from the same gallery

Private Reputation of Colors #3

Private Reputation of Colors #3, 2019

Eyasu Telayneh

€7,000.00
Above and Beyond

Above and Beyond, 2019

Tiemar Tegene

€820.00
Mask Off

Mask Off, 2019

Tiemar Tegene

€820.00
Private Reputation of colors IV

Private Reputation of colors IV, 2019

Eyasu Telayneh

€3,500.00

Explore other artworks

Private Reputation of Colors #3

Private Reputation of Colors #3, 2019

Eyasu Telayneh

€7,000.00
Private Reputation of colors IV

Private Reputation of colors IV, 2019

Eyasu Telayneh

€3,500.00
Les Anneaux

Les Anneaux, 2020

Béchir Boussandel

Le Géomètre

Le Géomètre, 2020

Béchir Boussandel