Latifa Echakhch

Born in 1974 in El Khnansa (Morocco), LATIFA ECHAKHCH lives and works in Martigny (Switzerland). Kamel Mennour and Latifa Echakhch have been working together since 2009.

Her work has been presented in France and abroad in numerous solo exhibitions: at the Museum Haus Konstruktiv in Zurich, the Centre Pompidou in Paris, the macLYON, the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles, the Columbus Museum of Art (Ohio), the Kunsthaus Zurich, the MACBA in Barcelona, the Nouveau Musée National de Monaco, the Frac Champagne-Ardenne in Reims, the Bielefelder Kunstverein, the Kunsthalle Fridericianum in Kassel, the Swiss Institute in New York, the Tate Modern in London, Le Magasin in Grenoble, the Memmo Foundation in Rome; as well as group exhibitions: at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, the Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris, the Palais de Tokyo in Paris, the MoMA PS1 in New York, the Fundació Joan Miró in Barcelona, the Contemporary Arts Museum in Houston, the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York; and as part of the Istanbul Biennial, the 54th Venice Biennale, the 11th Sharjah Biennial, the Jerusalem Art Focus Biennale and the Manifesta 7 in Bolzano.
Latifa Echakhch won the Marcel Duchamp Prize in 2013 and the Zurich Art Price in 2015.

Works

Suddenly in front of a crossroad, hesitating two times, then doing a U turn, but do not recognize the reverse way, it will never be the same anymore. - © kamel mennour
Suddenly in front of a crossroad, hesitating two times, then doing a U turn, but do not recognize the reverse way, it will never be the same anymore., 2019
Fantôme - © kamel mennour
Fantôme, 2011
There's tears / This partial explanation could point to the existence of "exotic physics" : new weird effects that scientists don't yet know about. - © kamel mennour
There’s tears / This partial explanation could point to the existence of “exotic physics” : new weird effects that scientists don’t yet know about., 2015
It’s about rethinking our relationship with this terrifying thing, about learning what it can teach us - © kamel mennour
It’s about rethinking our relationship with this terrifying thing, about learning what it can teach us, 2015
Exhibition view, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, 2013
Exhibition view, Fondazione Memmo, Rome - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Fondazione Memmo, Rome, 2019
Les Figures 2 - © kamel mennour
Les Figures 2, 2018
Untitled (Seven Chairs) - © kamel mennour
Untitled (Seven Chairs), 2015
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2014
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, London - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, London, 2019
Sans Titre XXXVII - © kamel mennour
Sans Titre XXXVII, 2012
Spring and Fall, And Heathers and Japanese Maple - © kamel mennour
Spring and Fall, And Heathers and Japanese Maple, 2016
Exhibition view, Nouveau Musée National de Monaco - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Nouveau Musée National de Monaco, 2018
Walk in the clearing, cross it slowly and leave it fast by the right, and then come back - © kamel mennour
Walk in the clearing, cross it slowly and leave it fast by the right, and then come back, 2014
Exhibition view, Venice Biennale - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Venice Biennale, 2011
Globus L - © kamel mennour
Globus L, 2010
Tambour  17' - © kamel mennour
Tambour 17’, 2012
Exhibition view, Lentos Art Museum, Linz - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Lentos Art Museum, Linz, 2015
Death of Spanish Child (M.R.) - © kamel mennour
Death of Spanish Child (M.R.), 2012
Frames (violet, bleu marine, beige) - © kamel mennour
Frames (violet, bleu marine, beige), 2009
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2009
Nude - © kamel mennour
Nude, 2017
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2012
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2018
Exhibition view, Powerplant, Toronto - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Powerplant, Toronto, 2016
Exhibition view, Pinault Collection, Palazzo Grassi, Venice - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Pinault Collection, Palazzo Grassi, Venice, 2014
Exhibition view, MAC Lyon - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, MAC Lyon, 2013
Exhibition view, Centre Pompidou, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Centre Pompidou, Paris, 2013
Les Figures 3 - © kamel mennour
Les Figures 3, 2018
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, London - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, London, 2016
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2009
Sans titre (le jardin exotique) 2 - © kamel mennour
Sans titre (le jardin exotique) 2, 2018
Two steps in the right, then turn left. Carefully touching the ends of the leaves with the end of fingers. Swinging the arms in a slow rhythm. Then close the eyes. - © kamel mennour
Two steps in the right, then turn left. Carefully touching the ends of the leaves with the end of fingers. Swinging the arms in a slow rhythm. Then close the eyes., 2019
Exhibition view, Mac Lyon - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Mac Lyon, 2013
Exhibition view, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, 2009
Dérives 50 - © kamel mennour
Dérives 50, 2015
Sans Titre XXXVI - © kamel mennour
Sans Titre XXXVI, 2012
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2014
Exhibition view, Nouveau Musée National de Monaco - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Nouveau Musée National de Monaco, 2018
“We have a lot to offer in terms of training, and the secretary was very open to that.” - © kamel mennour
“We have a lot to offer in terms of training, and the secretary was very open to that.”, 2015
Exhibition view, Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, 2011
Spring and Fall, And Amaryllis and Willow - © kamel mennour
Spring and Fall, And Amaryllis and Willow, 2016
Fantôme 2 - © kamel mennour
Fantôme 2, 2011
Das Model - © kamel mennour
Das Model, 2014
Music Making (J.V.) - © kamel mennour
Music Making (J.V.), 2012
Exhibition view, Fondazione Memmo, Rome - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Fondazione Memmo, Rome, 2019
Exhibition view, Kiosk, Ghent - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Kiosk, Ghent, 2018
Exhibition view, Red Brick Museum, Beijing - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Red Brick Museum, Beijing, 2017
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2012
Exhibition view, Centre Pompidou, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Centre Pompidou, Paris, 2013
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, London - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, London, 2019
Exhibition view, MAC Lyon - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, MAC Lyon, 2013
Exhibition view, MoMA PS1, New York - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, MoMA PS1, New York, 2013
Sans titre (le jardin exotique) - © kamel mennour
Sans titre (le jardin exotique), 2018
Frames (bleu-noir, turquin, denim, ardoise, marine) - © kamel mennour
Frames (bleu-noir, turquin, denim, ardoise, marine), 2012
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2018
Exhibition view, Sydney Biennale - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Sydney Biennale, 2012
Exhibition view, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, 2013
Exhibition view, Fri-Art, Fribourg - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Fri-Art, Fribourg, 2010
Exhibition view, Kunsthaus Zurich - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Kunsthaus Zurich, 2012
Exhibition view, IAC, Villeurbanne - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, IAC, Villeurbanne, 2010
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, London - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, London, 2016
Exhibition view, Lentos Art Museum, Linz - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Lentos Art Museum, Linz, 2015
Exhibition view, Times Museum, Guangzhou - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Times Museum, Guangzhou, 2017
Exhibition view, MACBA, Barcelona - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, MACBA, Barcelona, 2010
Exhibition view, MAC Lyon - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, MAC Lyon, 2016
Exhibition view, Centre Pompidou, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Centre Pompidou, Paris, 2013
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2009
Exhibition view, Fondazione Memmo, Rome - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Fondazione Memmo, Rome, 2019
Exhibition view, Lentos Art Museum, Linz - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Lentos Art Museum, Linz, 2015
Exhibition view, Kunsthaus Zurich - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Kunsthaus Zurich, 2012
Exhibition view, Le Magasin, Grenoble - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Le Magasin, Grenoble, 2007
Exhibition view, Bielefeld Kunstverein - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Bielefeld Kunstverein, 2009
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2012
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2018
Exhibition view, Art Unlimited, Basel - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Art Unlimited, Basel, 2010
Frames (olive, miel, beige, vert, brun, paille) - © kamel mennour
Frames (olive, miel, beige, vert, brun, paille), 2012
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2018
Exhibition view, Boras Museum - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Boras Museum, 2018
Exhibition view, MAC Lyon - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, MAC Lyon, 2013

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