Edition 2016

Maud Sulter

Born 1960, Glasgow, Scotland. Deceased 2008, Dumfries, Scotland.
Maud Sulter was a prominent visual artist, writer and curator of Scottish- Ghanaian descent. Throughout her career and across different media, Sulter questioned the lack of representation of black women in art histories and critically investigated the complex experiences of the African diaspora in European history and culture over the past six hundred years. Her work has been exhibited widely, including at the ICA (1985, 1990), the V&A (1989), Tate Liverpool (1991), the Studio Museum in New York (1997), the National Portrait Gallery (2002), and the Scottish National Portrait Gallery (2003). Sulter’s work is represented in various public collections including the V&A, the National Portrait Gallery, and the Scottish Parliament Collection as well as private collections.
  • Institutional partners

    • République Française
    • Région Provence Alpes Côté d'Azur
    • Département des Bouches du Rhône
    • Arles
    • Le Centre des monuments nationaux est heureux de soutenir les Rencontres de la Photographie d’Arles en accueillant des expositions dans l’abbaye de Montmajour
  • Main partners

    • Fondation LUMA
    • BMW
    • SNCF
    • Kering
  • Media partners

    • Arte
    • Lci
    • Konbini
    • Le Point
    • Madame Figaro
    • France Culture