Born in 1968 in Kinshasa (DR Congo)

Education and training
1994-2000: Painting and tri-dimensional Research, Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Visuels, La Cambre, Brussels (Belgium)
1987-1990: Monumental painting, Académie des Beaux-Arts, Kinshasa (DR Congo)
1984-1987: Sculptor, Institut des Beaux-Arts, Kinshasa (DR Congo)

Professional experience
2007-  Curator, “ Dialogue Lubumbashi-Kinshasa- Liège”, MAMAC (Musée d’Art moderne et d’Art contemporain de la Ville de   Liège)  Belguim
2004-Present: Sculpture Professor at the Académie Internationale d’Eté de Wallonie, Libramont (Belgium)
2003: Curator, “Africa for Africa” Palais des Arts, Brussels
2001-2002: Professor at the Académie des Beaux-Arts de Lubumbashi (DR Congo) sponsored by the Royal Museum of Central Africa, Tervuren (Belgium)
2000-2001: Executive officer of the exhibition “Africa Sana” (view of Congolese painting), Monaco
1999-2001: Intern trainer in plastic and cultural arts, attempt painting, sculpting and substances
1996-2001: Coach, creative workshop for children, Centres d’expression et de Créativité de la Communauté Francaise

Prizes
2006: First Prize of fondation Jean Paul Blachère of the Dakar Contemporary Art Biennial, DAK’ ART 2006 (Sénégal)
1996: First Prize, Congolese government, CICIBA, Fifth Biennial of art, Brazzaville Congo
1994: First Prize, libr’art, Halle aux foires, Libramont (Belgium)

Selected solo exhibitions
2011 : –  ” Une image n’est jamais seule”  la Vénerie, Brussels (Belgium)
–  “ Ekoma bongo” Museum of Katanga. Lubumbashi, (DR Congo)
2010 : “Ekoma bongo “ Centre Culturel Français, Halle de la Gombé, Kinshasa, RDCongo
2009 : – “Faces “, Skoto Gallery, New York
2007: – Station Museum of Contemporary Art, Houston (USA)
– “Mises à nu”, Médiatine, Brussels, Belgium
– Mediatine, Brussels. Belguim
2006: “Bach to Congo”, Skoto Gallery, New York
2002: Museum of Katanga. Lubumbashi, (DR Congo)
1997: Rops centre, Brussels, Belgium
1993: Azur Hotel, Pointe Noire, Congo Brazzaville

Selected group exhibitions
2011 :  – ”Scope Miami 2011”, contemporary art fair, Miami (USA)
– ”E-merges Art ”, contemporary art fair, Dc Washington (USA)
– ” Escaut-rive, derives” France

2010: – Liverpool Biennial , (United Kingdom )
– Skoto Gallery, New York ( USA)
– “Ligablo “Bibliothèque nationale, Brussels (Belgium)
– “La RDC in 2060”, Mercedes House (Brussels (Belgium)
– “Exploitation et déforestation” Faculté de Gembloux, (Belgique)
– “Perceptions” by ZET Foundation, Glazenhuis, Amstelpark,    Amsterdam, ( Netherlands)
– ”Art Brussels 28 th ”, contemporary art fair, Brussels (Belgium)
-“ L’art actuel de l’Afrique”  Musée des Beaux-Arts de Chartres, (France)
– “ Terra Incognita-Part II” Nomad Gallery, Brussels (Belgium)
– “ Nous et les autres” Tour et taxis, Brussels (Belgium)
2009 :   – Skoto Gallery, New York ( USA)
-“New Voices  in Dialogue” Smithsonian Museum,  Washington DC  (NMAfA) ( USA. )
-” Persona “ Royal Museum  of Central Africa, Tervuren (Belgium)
– “ Animal, Anima” Fondation Jean Paul Blachère, Apt, France
– Moba Gallery, Brussels (Belgium)
–  Skoto Gallery, New York (USA)
2008    : – ”Art Brussels 26 th ”, Foire d’art contemporain Brussels (Belgium)
-“Black Paris -Black Bruxelles” Musée  d’Ixelles,  Brussels (Belgium)
2007: – Monos Art Gallery, Liège, Belgium
– “Congo en marche”, Botanique, Brussels (Belgium)
– “ Dialogue Lubumbashi-Kinshasa- Liège” , MAMAC Liège (Musée d’Art
moderne et d’Art contemporain de la Ville de Liège)  Belguim
-” L’art dans la ville” Apt (France)
– National Museum of Fine Arts, Kinshasa, (DR Congo)
-“Impression Noir”, Maison de la culture, Namur, Belguim
2006: “DAK’ ART”- Bienniale de Dakar, Senegal Fondation Jean Paul Blachére, Apt (France)
2005:  “Les couleurs d’Afrique”, Gallery Group 2, Brussels (Belgium)
2004: “Noirs et Blancs en Couleur”, Maison Pelgrims, Brussels
” Bikeko” Sonnenenergieforum der RWE, Dortmund, Allemagne
” L”homme en 5 regards”, la Madeleine, Brussels (Belgium)
2003: “Africa for Africa”, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels (Belgium)
“Havana Biennial off’, Wifredo Lam Center, Havana, Cuba
“L’Europe fantôme” Espace Vertebra, Brussels (Belgium)
“Love zones”, Gallery Barnoud, Dijon, France
2002: Galerie Sabine Wachters Fine arts, Knokke (Belgium)
“Symbol in Africa contemporary art”, Université Libre de Brussels
2001: “Africa Sana”, Quai Antoine 1 er, Monaco
2000: “Messages of modern art”, ISELP, Brussels (Belgium)
1999: “Trace de la rue”, Galerie Croiseregard, Brussels (Belgium)
“Peinture de voyage of Reunion Island”, Abbaye de la Cambre,
Brussels (Belgium)
1998: Un échange Montréal-Bruxelles, Galerie Simon Blais, Montréal,
Canada
1997: Rops Centre “hommage à Marie Callas”, Brussels (Belgium)
1996: “Libr’ Art”, Halle aux Foires, Libramont (Belgium)
1994: “5ème Biennale d’Art Contemparain Bantu,” Congo Brazzaville