CHERI SAMBA

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Cheri Samba (Kinto M’Vuila, Democratic Republic of Congo, 1956) is a Kinshasa-based artist whose work focuses on the social, political, and economical conditions of his country. Samba incorporates the realities he observes daily into his paintings; sexuality, corruption, social inequality, and AIDS being often featured. Along with Pierre Bodo, Samba was a founding member of Kinshasa'a "Popular painting" school. His pictures have been recognized internationally, having been featured at RMN Grand Palais, Paris (2015); Magnin-A at UNTITLED, Miami Beach 2016, Miami Beach; Magnin A at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair 2015, New York.

Exhibitions

Samba's works have been featured at RMN Grand Palais, Paris (2015); Magnin-A at UNTITLED, Miami Beach 2016, Miami Beach; Magnin A at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair 2015, New York.

Past exhibitions

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CHERI SAMBA

J'aime la couleur, 2004
40 x 60 cm
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J'aime la couleur, 2017
78.7 x 20.3 cm
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CHERI SAMBA

Sans titre n°95, 2012
21 x 28 cm
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CHERI SAMBA

Sans titre n°94, 2012
21.1 x 28.5 cm
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Sans titre n°93, 2012
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CHERI SAMBA

Sans Titre n°43, 2012
21.1 x 29.5 cm
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Sans titre n°53, 2012
21.1 x 28.5 cm
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CHERI SAMBA

Sans titre n°77, 2012
21.1 x 28.5 cm
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CHERI SAMBA

Sans titre n°38, 2012
21.1 x 29.5 cm
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CHERI SAMBA

Sans titre n°42, 2012
21.1 x 28.5 cm
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