What’s on

Dakar Biennial 2016 pays tribute to Kiripi Katembo Siku A Tribute to the Senegalese art-ist: Issa Samb aka Joe Ouakam (Sénégal) And Tributes to: Great artists have passed away in the course of the past months: Ou-mar Ly (Sénégal), Souleymane Keita (Sénégal), Amadou Sow (Sénégal), Ismaïla Manga (Sénégal), Sidy Di-allo (Sénégal), Leila Alaoui (Maroc-co-France) and…

Collection

The Kiripi Katembo Siku Foundation collection is made up of Photographs, Paintings, Films and the 1st edition of the Yango biennale Collection. As a young foundation realized a year ago after his demise, we are currently hard at work, in putting together the whole collection. More details coming soon.

Kiripi’s Life

Kiripi Katembo Siku (1979 – 2015) acclaimed Painter, Photographer, Film Maker and Film Producer was one of the most important Congolese artists of the twenty first century and arguably the most internationally celebrated Photographer, Film maker and Film producer of the period. He is renowned both for his Photographs and Films which can be seen all…

Contact

Thank you for visiting our blog. This is a temporary site we created in order for all people interested in Kiripi’s work to be able to contact us. Please note that we are currently working on the official website of the foundation which will be launched soon. The Kiripi Katembo Foundation has 3 representative in…

What we do

Created in 2015, after the untimely demise of acclaimed Congolese photographer, painter and film producer Kiripi Katembo Siku, on August 5 2015, the Foundation works on preserving the legacy of the photographer Kiripi Katembo Siku. The aims of the foundation are to: Promote practices and contemporary cultural actors in a constructive dialogue with the society…

News

Press release: Festival MOOOV gives greatest honor to the late Kiripi Katembo Siku! © Kiripi Katembo Foundation Festival MOOOV has created a KIRIPI-AWARD that will be given by his sister Dada Kahindo Siku, President of the Kiripi Katembo Foundation, during the 2016 MOOOV Festival this month. Festival MOOOV also appointed Ms Siku as the President…