Trade, Expertise, consulting and advising on African art
writer (on ethnographic art works),
adviser accepted on African tribal art
fine art diploma, lecturer, former teacher.
Fourth generation of the Blacksmith’s Clan, Initiates to the African traditional techniques of forging
Our works are part of a practice of anthropology: conception of the Universe or cosmos in Black Africa societies (animist cultures). The belief that nothing is inanimate, the world being a great living entity. Our universe is not only inhabited or populated by spirits, it has a soul that we could call "cosmic soul": All beings are united and part of that soul.
Three factors militated on our ambition:
The scientific originality
Philosophical assumptions (art critic, aesthetic)
A practical purpose