Djeneba Aduayom is an emerging fine art photographer whose work is marked by a sense of movement, performance and personal interrogation. She came to photography after a successful dance career touring with international stars, and four years of interior design study in London. Her aesthetic is as much influenced by her multi-disciplinary training and extensive travel as it is by her multi-cultural heritage, which includes French, Italian and Togolese. A self-taught photographer, Aduayom’s is also known for her portraiture and editorial work, which has appeared in magazines like TIME, Vogue Hong Kong & Vogue Italia Online, The New York Times, The Washington Post...
She is currently based in Los Angeles
October 14th to 17th, 2012, 1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair - London
July 4 to September 26, 2021. The New Black Vanguard. Rencontres d'Arles. Arles, France.
Photo London Digital
1-54 London - selected works from the series "Adhel".
“Adhel” series premiering at AKAA ART FAIR (Paris)
“Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition” - Somerset House (London)
“We Are Handsome” - Hosted by Handsome
productions at Les Rencontres D’Arles
"Kisanola" series at BRAFA ART FAIR (Brussels) a collaboration between Galerie Number 8 x Didier Claes Gallery.
"Poetic Consequences" online solo show on Artsy
“Capsulated” presented at AKAA ART FAIR (Paris)
“La Nuit Du Festival” - Finalist prix Voies Off at Les Rencontres D’Arles.
“Future Blooms” a duo presentation by Galerie Number 8 for "Bridge: La Villa Rouge" - Dak'art Off Biennale