Nacera Kainou

Paris, France


Art Medium: sculpture, portraits

La petite Sarah, bronze 15 x 27 cm portrait sculpture bust of small girl

Marianne, 24 x 27 x 46 cm, terre cuite portrait sculpture

Fille aux Nattes, Girl with Braids, terre cuite, child portrait sculpture

Colette, 26 x 38 cm, terre cuite portrait sculpture

Guerrier Massai, Massai Warrior, bronze portrait sculpture, 16 x 24 cm

La naissance d'Adam, Birth of Adam, Sculpture, 37 x 40 x 80 cm

Victor Hugo and artist Nacera Kainou, bronze portrait sculpture

Charles DE GAULLE, bronze portrait sculpture

After her studies at the School of Fine Arts in Besancon, 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 these 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. Her art pieces are settled in many countries : France, China (Beijing, Shanghai), Singapore, Jerusalem, Mauritania, Senegal.

She was awarded "Chevalier des Arts et Lettres" in 2013 and Official French War Artist in 2014. She is member of the European Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters.

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