*1980 in Lukula (DR Congo), lives and works in Kinshasa
Residency period : April to June 2019
Granted by the Republic and Canton of Geneva
Yves Sambu graduated at the Academy of Fine Arts in Kinshasa (DR Congo). He presented solo exhibitions at the Schauspeilhaus in Graz (Austria), the Belluard Bollwerk International Festival in Fribourg (Switzerland), the Royal Flemish Theater in Brussels (Belgium), and participates in group exhibitions at Brass in Brussels (Belgium), Palais de Tokyo in Paris (France), the Museum of Kunt und Kulturgeschichte in Dortmund and the Transmediale Festival in Berlin (Germany) among many others. Since 2007, he is the director of the SADI collective – Solidarité des Artistes pour le Développement Intégral.
Year : 2019-en