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Dak’Art Actu - DAK'ART 2014

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Le journal quotidien de la Biennale en pdf, à télécharger : dakart-actu01.pdf dakart-actu02.pdf dakart-actu03.pdf dakart-actu04.pdf

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Applications 2014 - Application for the International Exhibition Dak’Art 2014, Dakar Senegal-

Applications 2014 - Application for the International Exhibition Dak’Art 2014, Dakar Senegal- | My Africa is... | Scoop.it
Save the date! the 11th Biennale of Contemporary African Art will take place in Dakar May 9th to June 8th 2014. This call for application is only for African and African Diaspora artists. Works submitted for selection must not have been shown yet in an international exhibition. They must be property of the artist and date of less than 2 years. The General Secretariat of the Biennale of Dakar will not consider incomplete applications portfolios. Application documents will not be sent back to the artists after deliberations of the selection committee. They will be added to the documentation centre of the Biennale of Dakar.(...)
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Complete application portfolios must be sent as soon as possible and received lately September 15, 2013 to candidature@biennaledakar.org .
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A non-linear history of Dak’Art – Contemporary And

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"The first Dakar Biennale is generally thought to have been held in 1992. Less remembered is the festival that brought together artists from around the world in 1990. It seems that the event held that year and dedicated to literature has been completely forgotten. The 1990 festival was the debut of the Biennale of Arts and Letters, which was originally planned to alternate every two years with a festival devoted to visual art. Senegalese artists and intellectuals had called for an event that would promote their creative output and publicize their work on a large scale. Changes to the theme muddled the question of when exactly Dak’Art was born. The tenth anniversary of the event was celebrated in 2002, revising the timeline to exclude the 1990 gathering..."

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Cédric Vincent revisits the beginnings of the Biennale in Dakar.

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Candidatures 2014 - Biennale de l'Art Africain Contemporain, Dak'Art 2014 du 09 mai au 08 juin 2014, Dakar Senegal

Candidatures 2014 - Biennale de l'Art Africain Contemporain, Dak'Art 2014 du 09 mai au 08 juin 2014, Dakar Senegal | My Africa is... | Scoop.it
A vos agendas ! La 11ème Biennale de l’Art Africain Contemporain aura lieu à Dakar du 9 mai au 8 juin 2014. L’appel à candidatures pour l’Exposition Internationale Dak’Art 2014 est lancé depuis le 17 mai 2013. Cet appel à candidature s’adresse exclusivement aux artistes africains et de la diaspora africaine. Les œuvres proposées pour la sélection ne doivent pas avoir déjà été présentées à une exposition internationale. Elles doivent être la propriété de l’artiste et dater de moins de deux ans. Le Secrétariat Général de la Biennale des Arts de Dakar se réserve le droit de classer sans suite tout dossier incomplet. Ces dossiers ne seront pas retournés aux artistes après les délibérations du Comité de Sélection. Ils sont versés au fonds du Centre de Documentation de la Biennale de Dakar.
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Dak'Art 2014 est en route ! Communiqué de presse : http://www.biennaledakar.org/2012/IMG/pdf/com-presse01-fr-dakart2014.pdf
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