Joël Mpah Dooh is one of the finest artists on the continent and enjoys international critical acclaim with his paintings and multi media works. His recent exhibition Rendez-vous was a definite highlight of the 2006 Dakar Biennale of African Contemporary Art in Senegal. He strongly featured in the Lines of Connections exhibition with William Kentridge, Kendell Geers, Sam Nhlengetwa and Samuel Fosso, organised by the MTN Art Foundation in 2001.
Joël Mpah Dooh lives and works in Douala, Cameroon, and studied fine arts in Amiens, France. He has been showing extensively in solo and group exhibitions in Cameroon, Austria, Senegal, France, Cuba, Lebanon, USA and Kenya.
With this first solo exhibition in South Africa, Joël Mpah Dooh draws on a retrospective body of works and exhibits a coherent ensemble while evoking years of experimentations.
The gallery is just across the Market Theatre entrance.
Safe parking corner Miriam Makeba and Gwigwi Mrwebi St – Newtown.
Tuesday to Saturday 13:00 to 20:00