CHINE AFRIQUE - CROSSING THE COLOR LINE CENTRE POMPIDOU, PARIS, FRANCE, MARCH 4 - MAY 18, 2020 Curator: Alicia Knock Kiluanji Kia Henda, Musquiqui Chihying, Binelde Hyrcan, Cui Jie, François-Xavier Gbré, Annie Anawana Haloba, Wang Bing, Marie Voignier, Yonamine, Pratchaya Phinthong L’exposition esquisse des hypothèses de rencontres sino-africaines, depuis...

ÉMERGENCE, ABIDJAN, CÔTE D'IVOIRE, 2013-2020 CAPE TOWN INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTER, CONVENTION SQUARE, CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA, FEBRUARY 13-16, 2020 The Cécile Fakhoury Gallery (Abidjan, Dakar, Paris) is pleased to announce its participation in the ICTAF - Investec Cape Town Art Fair, in Cape Town, South Africa, where...

L'ESPRIT DU LARGE GALERIE CÉCILE FAKHOURY, DAKAR, JUNE 27 - SEPTEMBER 6, 2019 ; ABIDJAN SEPTEMBER 26 - NOVEMBER 30, 2019 L'Esprit du large (The Spirit of the open sea) is an invitation to see far away, to widen our horizons and knowledge, and to...

SOGNO D'OLTREMARE MAN - MUSEO ARTE PROVINCIA DI NUORO, ITALY, NOVEMBER 9, 2018 - MARCH 3, 2019 Curator: Luigi Fassi Con “Sogno d'oltremare” François-Xavier Gbré, per la prima volta in Italia, presenta una selezione fotografica a soggetto africano, che documenta un’esplorazione delle città capitali dell’Africa occidentale, Abidjan e...

Recent Histories: Contemporary African Photography and Video Art from The Walther Collection THE WALTHER COLLECTION, NEU-ULM, GERMANY, MAY 6 - OCTOBER 28, 2017 Recent Histories features the work of fourteen contemporary African artists, born in the 1970s and later. Their varied bodies of work investigate personal experiences,...

Who is still Austrian? KUNST MERAN / MERANO ARTE, MERANO, ITALY, APRIL 29 - JULY 9, 2017 Artists: Nicolò Degiorgis, François-Xavier Gbré, Runo Lagomarsino, Sonia Leimer, Renato Leotta. On the occasion of commemoration of the 700th anniversary of giving the  Municipal Regulations to Merano, the show, curated by...

Afriques Capitales LA VILLETTE, PARIS, FRANCE, MARCH 23 - MAY 28, 2017 RFI, «Afriques Capitales est une ville, un labyrinthe, un foutoir», Simon Njami, 3 avril 2017 "François-Xavier Gbré présente une œuvre où il dit : « Je suis africain », mais c’est écrit en chinois. C’est un commentaire sur l’emprise...

Paris Photo GRAND PALAIS, PARIS, NOVEMBER 10-13, 2016 Amuse, The Best of Paris Photo, Brooke Maccord, November 8, 2016 "Living and working in the Côte d’Ivoire, the body of Gbré’s work on display documents the geography of West Africa between 2011 and 2015 – from memories and explorations...

Crisis of Presence PORI ART MUSEUM, FINLAND, SEPTEMBER 16, 2016 - JANUARY 29, 2017 Inaki Bonillas, Alina Chaiderov, Nanna Debois Buhl, LaToya Ruby Frazier, François-Xavier Gbré, Leslie Hewitt, Paolo Icaro, Concha Jerez, Adrian Melis, Marzena Nowak, Gianluca and Massimiliano De Serio, Mona Vatamanu & Florin Tudor, Camilo...

Lueurs noires GALERIE CÉCILE FAKHOURY, ABIDJAN, CÔTE D'IVOIRE, JUNE 25 - SEPTEMBER 3, 2016 Yo-Yo Gonthier et François-Xavier Gbré "Dans son installation, Wo shi Feizhou / Je suis africain François-Xavier Gbré investigue sur les traces de ce que la cité cherche à dissimuler. L’œuvre soulève les questions de...