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Gender MALE
Industry Arts
Occupation Artist
Location Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Introduction Maurice Herm├Ęs Mbikayi was born in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo and today lives and works in Cape Town, South Africa. He was graduated in Graphic Design and Visual Communication at the Academies des Beaux Arts, Kinshasa in 2000. He was selected for The Spier Contemporary 2010 /Africa Centre Biennial in Cape Town and The Hollard Creative Exchange Programme 2010-2011, facilitated by The Jeanetta Blignaut Art Consultancy. In addition He was also awarded a 3 months life/work residency in IAAB in Basel, Switzerland by Prohelvetia South Africa, a 3 months life/work in Zoma Contemporary Art Centre in Ethiopia, by the Artist in Residency (AIR) Program, Africa Centre. Maurice has exhibited nationally and internationally and is member of the Visual Art Network of South Africa (VANSA).