Simone Guirandou N’Diaye: portrait of a promoter of contemporary arts
Simone Guirandou N’Diaye has over 30 years of experience in the promotion of contemporary arts. With her taste and her global vision, she has worked, and continues to work for the promotion of artists of international renown.
The challenge of art as « a translation of the evolution of society » has always been at the center of Simone Guirandou’s reflections. Over the years, it has succeeded in bringing together artists from all continents and evolving in all fields, be it painting, photography, modern and traditional sculpture, drawing, decorative arts and more. recently design.
With a broad artistic knowledge, as a Historian of Art, Mrs Guirandou has positioned herself as an essential monument to the valorization of contemporary art.
Indeed, member of the Grafolies jury, the first African Biennial of Plastic Arts held in 1993, organizer of the International Fair of Plastic Arts in 2000 and 2001 in Abidjan, General Commissioner of the International Exhibition of Plastic Arts of Abidjan SIAPA, Commander in the Order of Merit and Commander in the Order of Culture of Côte d’Ivoire, Member of the Academy of Sciences, Arts, Cultures of Africa and African Diasporas (ASCAD), Mrs Guirandou is a personality that doesn’t need any introduction.
Thanks to her, Côte d’Ivoire can continue to boast of having an international art gallery. A gallery that has adapted to his time. From Arts Pluriels to LouiSimone Guirandou Gallery, Mrs Guirandou remains a pioneer of the contemporary art scene, offering an avant-garde and hopeful look to the younger generation of artists.
#SaveThe Date : On January 24, 2018, we will share with you, a portrait Simone Guirandou N’Diaye on the Original Foundation platform : http://www.originalfound.com