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KAINOU


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Sculpture, Painting 157 Followers Member since 2007
Paris, France

Biography

After her studies at the School of Fine Arts in Besançon, where Nacera Kainou studied drawing, painting and engraving, her researches on matter, thickness and density of life impose her reliefs.
Sculpture will allow her to better balance theses tensions.
At 23 years old, she moved to the United States, and during 3 years, she learned the principles of sculpture at the Art Students League of New-York.
Established in Paris for 20 years, she is working the human and animal figure in general and the portrait in particular.

After her studies at the School of Fine Arts in Besançon, where Nacera Kainou studied drawing, painting and engraving, her researches on matter, thickness and density of life impose her reliefs.
Sculpture will allow her to better balance theses tensions.
At 23 years old, she moved to the United States, and during 3 years, she learned the principles of sculpture at the Art Students League of New-York.
Established in Paris for 20 years, she is working the human and animal figure in general and the portrait in particular. Read less

KAINOU

A bust of Victor Hugo in French President's suitcase


http://france3-regions.francetvinfo.fr/franche-comte/un-buste-d-hugo-dans-les-valises-de-francois-hollande-842301.html
http://www.europe1.fr/politique/cop-21-en-chine-hollande-sort-les-grands-moyens-2540241
http://www.leparisien.fr/environnement/cop21/cop21-le-casse-tete-chinois-de-hollande-02-11-2015-5239773.php


The Straits Times


http://www.straitstimes.com/news/singapore/more-singapore-stories/story/memorial-founders-must-be-full-meaning-says-pm-lee-20150


Commemoration of Centenary of Alain Fournier's death


http://www.24presse.com/ImgUsers/15/15293/cp_file/Centenaire_Alain-Fournier.pdf


exhibition at the Grand Palais in Paris - 2015


Radio


http://radionotredame.net/player/http://radionotredame.net/wp-content/uploads/podcasts/histoire-d-en-parler/histoire-d-en-parler-19-06-2014.mp3


Exposition in the city hall of Paris 7th district: Faces of World War I


http://www.mairie7.paris.fr/mairie07/jsp/site/Portal.jsp?document_id=17923&portlet_id=544&comment=1¤t_page_id=326


Bust of Lee Kuan Yew


http://www.todayonline.com/singapore/token-friendship

http://news.asiaone.com/news/edvantage/lee-kuan-yew-bust-unveiled-sutd

http://lkycic.sutd.edu.sg/lkycic-events/unveiling-ceremony-of-mr-lee-kuan-yews-bronze-bust/


Sacred Art Biennale


http://confluences-polycarpe.org/?page_id=272


Bust of Charles de Gaulle Given to Chinese President Xi Jinping at Versailles during its state visit to France


http://www.lefigaro.fr/actualite-france/2014/03/27/01016-20140327ARTFIG00162-visite-d-etat-chinoise-les-secrets-du-diner-intime-a-versailles.php
See also last photo of http://www.elysee.fr/photos/concert-a-l-opera-du-chateau-de-versailles/


XIXth National exhibition of Army's artists


At the "hôtel national des Invalides" - Paris


CHEVALIER DANS L'ORDRE DES ARTS ET DES LETTRES


Knight of Arts and Letters


Victor Hugo in Beijing


exhibition at the Grand Palais in Paris - 2014


PEINTRE AGREE DES ARMEES


Official French War Artist



Victor Hugo in Shanghai


Hauts de Seine General Council Prize


First World War Centenary
Exhibition in Chaville



European Academy Sciences Arts Letters


Realization of the sculpture


http://www.reseau-canope.fr/planete-chinois/videos/titre-de-la-video-169/article/creation-du-buste-de-victor-hugo-par-nacera-kainou.html
http://www.reseau-canope.fr/planete-chinois/videos/titre-de-la-video-169/article/patine-du-bronze.html



Grand Prize at the XVIIIth National exhibition of Army's artists


At the "hôtel national des Invalides" - Paris



Curriculum


Education

1989-1991: The Art Students League of New-York (USA)
Professional art school: sculpture department

1984-1989: "Ecole Régionale des Beaux-Arts de Besançon" (School of Fine Arts in Besançon)
- CIP degree (Certificate of Plastic Art Initiation)
- DNAP degree (National Diploma of Plastic Arts)
- DNSEP degree (National Superior Diploma of Plastic Expression)

Sculptures / official orders

- Bust of Marshal Leclerc
Army Staff (Balard)

- Bust of Vice admiral Ganteaume
Fort Ganteaume, Marseille

- Bust of Marshal Foch
École Militaire in Paris

- Bust of Charles de Gaulle
Given to Chinese President Xi Jinping at Versailles during its state visit to France
Offered for the 50th anniversary of Franco-Chinese relations

- Bust of Lee Kuan Yew:
Ex-Chief Minister of the Republic of SINGAPORE
Offered for its 90th birthday
Lee Kuan Yew Center for Innovative Cities, Singapore

- Bust of François-René de Chateaubriand:
Commision from "Conseil Général des Hauts de Seine" (Hauts de Seine General Council)
Trophy awarded annually to the prizewinner of "Chateaubriand" literary award

- Bust of Jean Ferrat:
Jean Ferrat Hall, SNECMA, Safran group, Évry Corbeil (91)

- Bust statue of Victor Hugo:
Expo 2010 Shanghai China
France Pavilion
150th anniversary of sacking of old Summer Palace
Old Summer Palace, Beijing, China
Shanghai Theatre Academy, China

- Bust of Brother Serge de Beaurecueil:
Russian Church, Sylvanes Abbey (12)

- Medallion of Chateaubriand:
Commision from the "Maison de Chateaubriand"
Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem, Israel

- Bust of Lucie Aubrac:
Commision from "Conseil Général du Doubs" (Doubs General Council)
"Lycée Lucie Aubrac" (Lucie Aubrac High School), Doubs (25)

- Bust of Étienne Baluze:
Commission from the town of Tulle
Quai Baluze, Tulle, Corrèze (19)
Trophy awarded to the prizewinner of "Baluze" award

- Bust of Jean Lacouture:
The bust was given as a 85th birthday gift

- Bust of Claude Nicolas Ledoux:
"Château de Bénouville" Bénouville, Calvados (14)
"Saline royale d'Arc-et-Senans" (Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans), Doubs (25)
"Théâtre de Besançon" (Besançon Theatre), Doubs (25)

- Bust of Arthur Rimbaud:
Association "Les amis de Rimbaud" (Association Friends of Rimbaud)

- Bust of Prince Charles-Philippe Marie Louis of Orléans
The bust was given as a 30th birthday gift

- Bust of Louis Pergaud:
Bronze trophy awarded annually to the prizewinner of "Louis Pergaud" literary award, Besançon, France

- Bust of Theodore Monod:
"Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle de Paris" (National Museum of Natural History in Paris)
"Institut de France : Académie des Sciences" (French Institute: Academy of Sciences)
"Institut Fondamental d’Afrique Noire Dakar" (African Institute of Basic research), Dakar, Senegal
"Lycée français de Nouakchott" (French High School in Nouakchott), Mauritania


Prize of Sculpture - Barbizon


Jury Prize


Chateaubriand Prize


http://maison-de-chateaubriand.hauts-de-seine.net/web/chateaubriand/prix-chateaubriand