kouka ausstellung “back against the wall” im jardin rouge – marrakesch


The Montresso* Art Foundation and the artists residence Jardin Rouge based in Marrakech, Morocco are proud to present you the end of residence of the Franco-Congolese KOUKA.

The Franco-Congolese artist Kouka paints its Bantus warriors relentlessly, creates a symbol : the guardian of the key values of humanity. Major artist of the residence Jardin Rouge at Marrakesh, he presents his last works during the event “Back against the wall”.

Kouka use to come in residence at Jardin Rouge since 2012, he presented his first research in May 2015 about the Bantus warriors, frontal, strong  and peaceful.

In his artistic reflection, Kouka paints for his second residency the back of Bantus. The viewer is no longer in front of the work of art but with it, through it, a beautiful listening appears. Bantus protect us, we are by their side, facing the world and facing ourselves.

From the 5th November to the 5th December.

KOUKA – Dos au Mur
Presentation of end of residence
November 2016
Jardin Rouge, artists residence
Visits only by appointment at contact@jardinrouge.com

pressemitteilung (französisch / 7mb)

kouka - 'back against the wall' - jardin rouge
kouka – ‘back against the wall’ – jardin rouge / märz 2016
kouka - jardin rouge / nov 2016, ©laetitia mucchielli
kouka – jardin rouge / nov 2016, ©laetitia mucchielli
kouka - atelier @ jardin rouge / 2016 ©alizée thilly
kouka – atelier @ jardin rouge / 2016 ©alizée thilly


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