Art Attack June 28, 2018 at 06:56 pm

Togolese and Suriname artists to be hosted by the International Studio & Curatorial Program

Farida Dawkins | Contributor

Farida Dawkins June 28, 2018 at 06:56 pm

June 28, 2018 at 06:56 pm | Art Attack

Remy Jungerman on the left, Modupeola Fadugba on the right.

The International Studio and Curatorial Program is an international visual arts residency program, which organizes free events and exhibitions to the public.

International Studio and Curatorial Program…Manitoba Arts Council

To date, 1,350 artists and curators from all over the globe have completed residencies at ISCP.

Founded in 1994, ISCP is located in Brooklyn, New York.  It is sited in a former factory. It currently has 35 studios and two galleries.

Gallery 301 at the International Studio & Curatorial Program

This year, ISCP is hosting two artists, Togolese Modupeola Fadugba and Surinamese Remy Jungerman.

Modupeola Fadugba is a Togolese multi-media artist residing in Abuja, Nigeria.  Fadugba specializes in socially-engaged installation, drawing and painting.

Fadugba holds a BEng Chemical Engineering / MA Economics (University of Delaware) and MEd (Harvard University).

Remy Jungerman is a Surinamese-Dutch multi-media artist who specializes in installations, sculptures and collages. He draws inspiration from “Afro-religious elements of the traditional Maroon culture in Suriname and the Diaspora.” Jungerman also incorporates western trends and advanced communication technology.

Jungerman received his education from the  Academy for Higher Arts and Cultural Studies in Paramaribo, Suriname and the Gerrit Rietveld Academy in  Amsterdam, Netherlands.


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