Resume – African Artist Ephrem Kouakou
Born 1962, Central Ivory Coast, West Africa
Museum Collections
Smithsonian National Museum of African Art, Washington, DC.  3 paintings (Voyage, Three Initiates, Komien Bian)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1 Painting, Le Transport.
Fondo Del Sol, Multicultural Museum, Washington, DC
Private Collections (Partial List)
Lois Mailou Jones (Estate) Washington DC
Yannick Cam, Chief CoCo Loco Washington DC
Lloyd M. Mitchell Group Washington DC
Rev. Willie Wilson, Union Temple Baptist Church Washington DC
Navron Ponds Esq. Washington DC
Janice T. Little John Maryland
Silverman Gallery Connecticut
Lynden Group New York
Anne Marie Dannenberg New York
Ecole National Superieure de Beaux-Arts de Paris
Ecole de Beaux-Arts de Aix-en Provence, France
Ecole de Beaux-Arts d’Angers, France
Partial List of Exhibits
Jan 2013 Solo Show, Still Life Fine Art Gallery, Ellicott City, MD
April 2012 Solo Show, Galerie Myrtis, Baltimore, MD
Feb-09 Solo Show, Gallery Arts Pturiels, Arts Traditional, Ivory Coast
May-08 Solo show, Antreasian Gallery, Baltimore, MD
Nov-07 Solo Show, Antreasian Gallery, Baltimore, MD
Jun-07 Solo Show,  Parish Gallery, Washington DC
Jun-07 Solo Show,  Charles Staunton Gallery, Clinton, MD
Apr-07 Solo Show,  Artists & Framers, Baltimore, MD
Nov-06 Group show, American Visionary Art Museum, Baltimore, MD
Jun-05 Solo show, Parish Gallery, Washington, DC
Feb-05 Solo Show,  Parish Gallery, Washington DC
Jan-05 Solo show, Parish Gallery, Washington, DC
May-04 Solo show, Steven Cummings Studio, Washington, DC
Nov-03 Solo show, Steven Cummings Studio, Washington, DC
Jun-02 Group show, Le Lac Bleu Galerie, Abidjan, Ivory Coast
Dec-01 Solo show, Michael A Hairston Fine Art Gallery, Silver Spring, MD
Nov-00 Solo show, Michael A Hairston Fine Art Gallery, Silver Spring, MD
Jan-00 Solo Show,  sponsored by Christina Coles Waddler, Seabrook, MD
May-99 Group show,  American Vision Gallery 145, New York
Jul-98 Group show, Synchronicity Space, New York, NY
Mar-98 Solo show, Gallery One Eleven, Baltimore, MD
Mar-98 Group show, Two Artist Show, Synchronicity Space, New York
Apr-96 Group show, The World Bank Art Society, Washington, DC
Sep-95 Group show,  50th Anniversary of the United Nations show, New York
Jul-94 Solo show, Sunnen Gallery, New York, NY
Jun-93 Group show, Metropol Gallery, Baltimore, MD
May-93 Group show, Group show , Metropol Gallery, Baltimore, MD
Oct-92 Group show,  The Washington Opera, Washington, DC
Jun-92 Solo show, Parish Gallery, Washington, DC
Jun-92 Solo show, Parish Gallery, Washington, DC
Sep-91 Solo show, The Art Alliance, Washington, DC
Sep-90 Group show, Aaron Gallery, Washington, DC sponsored by the Ambassador of the Republic of the Ivory Coast
Sep-89 Solo show, Embassy Gallery, Brussels, Belgium
Jun-89 Solo show, Espace 51, Bern, Switzerland
1996 Group show, Cavin Morris Gallery, New York
1990 Member, La Maison Des Artistes, Paris
1990 Group show,  Aaron Gallery, Washington, DC
1989 Group show,  Espace 51, Bern Switzerland.
Reviews  (Partial List)
May-91 The Washington Afro American, “The Spirit Guides His Brush”
Nov-92 The Washington Afro American, “Ivorian Artist will have a Private Exhibition”
Sep-95 The New York Times, “A Wide World of Contemporary Imagery”
Sep-95 The Hour-Norwalk Connecticut, “One World Many Visions”
Nov-00 Ivoir Soir-Ivorian Paper, “Le Peintre Ephrem Kouakou”
Mar-02 Soir Info-Ivorian Paper, “Je Suis 1, Heritier de Lattier”
For more information contact Still Life Fine Art Gallery in Ellicott City, Maryland
(410) 461-1616