Curated Highlights: Catherine Sarr's Selection from 1-54 New York

May 18, 2021 1:16PM

Catherine Sarr

Paris-born, Chicago-based jeweller Catherine Sarr celebrates the forms, symbols and stories that transcends cultural boundaries with her jewelry brand ALMASIKA.

An avid art collector, patron and co-founder of the Prix Sarr in partnership with Beaux-Arts de Paris, Catherine together with her husband Mamadou-Abou Sarr, a trustee of the Art Institute of Chicago, support Art Initiatives and institutions in the U.S, France and West Africa. Catherine serves at the international Board of the Palais de Tokyo, is founding member of FACE Chicago ( French American Cultural Exchange) and a member of the Advisory Committee of Arts of Africa of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Below, Catherine Sarr selects 17 standout works, from a variety of arts and medium, that caught her eye.

King Houndekpinkou
Bruised Skin, 2020
50 Golborne
Moustapha Baïdi Oumarou
Cliché idéal, 2021
Richard Atugonza
Manhood, 2021
Afriart Gallery
Ngimbi (Luve) Bakambana
Chaussures descendant un escalier, 2021
Galerie Atiss Dakar
Malick Welli
Untitled (5), Spiritual Phenomena series, Zawiya Sidi Bel Abbes , Marrakech, 2019
Galerie Atiss Dakar
Kelechi Nwaneri
Midnight walk 2, 2021
Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery
Joana Choumali
Will my dreams go away to, 2021
Loft Art Gallery
Dominique Zinkpè
Regard d'amour, 2020
LouiSimone Guirandou Gallery
Obou Gbais
Anono Museum, 2020
LouiSimone Guirandou Gallery
Prince Gyasi
The Power Of Choice / The Choice Of Power, 2021
Nil Gallery
Adjani Okpu-Egbe
Fortitude, 2020
Sulger Buel Gallery