Chéri Samba, dans la collection Jean Pigozzi

Musée Maillol, 61 rue de Grenelle - 75007 Paris
From October 17, 2023 to April 7, 2024

First retrospective of the work of the African painter Chéri Samba at the Musée Maillol.

The Musée Maillol has brought together more than 50 paintings by the contemporary Congolese painter Chéri Samba, thanks to Jean Pigozzi, an Italian businessman and major art collector, and his extensive collection of contemporary African art. This will be the first retrospective dedicated to this ambassador of 'popular painting' in Kinshasa, featuring the themes dear to the artist (self-portraiture, Africa, women, geopolitics, and the environment), and also spanning 40 years of his work.
From 10:30 am to 6:30 pm.
From 10.30am to 10pm on Wednesday.
Reduced rate: €12.50 to €14.50. All Wednesdays, including night-time admission: €12.50.
Free for children under 6.


61 rue de Grenelle
75007 Paris
Parking lot
Bac Montalembert, 9 Rue Montalembert - 75007 Paris
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