Following 30 years of commitment to the promotion of African arts with her first gallery, Arts Pluriels, Simone Guirandou NʼDiaye established LouiSimone Guirandou Gallery with her daughter, Gazelle Guirandou-N’Diaye, in 2015. LouiSimone Guirandou Gallery supports contemporary artists including Alun Be, Dimbeng, Ernest Dükü, Ablade Glover, NʼDoye Douts, Yseult YZ Digan, Dominique Zinkpè and designers such as Ousmane MʼBaye and Jean-Servais Somian. Through a programme of curated solo and group exhibitions and participation at international art fairs, the Gallery provides their artists with a platform in Côte dʼIvoire and abroad. As an Art historian and leading contributor to the arts in Côte d’ivoire, Simone Guirandou-N’Diaye curated the first International Exhibition of Plastic Artsin Abidjan (SIAPA). She is a member of the Academy of Sciences, Artsand Culture of Africa and the African Diaspora (ASCAD) and the international Association of Arts Critics (AICA).