Seyni Awa Camara
Lives & Works in Bignona, Senegal
Seyni Awa Camara is a highly celebrated clay artist whose work reflects her Jola identity and the mystical qualities of motherhood within her community. First celebrated internationally at the legendary Les Magiciens de la Terre at Centre Pompidou and Grande Halle de la Villette in 1989, her figurative terracottas are collected by museums and individuals worldwide. Camara was most recently exhibited in 2021 at Ex Africa at Musee du Quai Branly, curated by Philippe Dagen. Seyni Awa Camara will be presented by The Gallery of Everything.

Seyni Awa Camara, Untitled, 2010, Terracotta, 110 x 40 x 26 cm. Courtesy of The Gallery of Everything.

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