Chrystel Mukeba (b.1983)
Lives and works in Brussels
Studied photography at Académie Royale des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, BE Assistant of Vincen Beeckman from 2011 to 2013
Collaboration with 44 Gallery, Bruges, BE
2014 – Confrontation – 44 Gallery – Bruges, BE 2013 – 40 oeuvres pour le temps futur – Centre Culturel Le Jacques Franck – Bruxelles, BE
2013 – Only you Only Me – Centre Wallonie/Bruxelles – Paris, FR
2012 – Only you Only me – Mamac, Biennale Photographique de Liege – Liege, BE
Studied photography at the Académie des Beaux-arts of Brussels, it was a chance for me to discovered others medium. I took my inspiration from the paintings, especially for the research of light and composition. This is really present in my first and intimate series « confronation ».
The intimacy is an essential part of the body of my work. Find vulnerability and beauty in the common things.
Be concient of every moment of life and translate them into picture.