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Christian Nyampeta

Christian Nyampeta is an artist living and working in London. Nyampeta is a PhD candidate at the Visual Cultures Department of Goldsmiths, University of London. He researches idiorrhythmy, a formational concept for regional utopian imaginaries drawn from early asceticism, proposed through Roland Barthes’ Comment Vivre Ensemble, and Sub-Saharan African philosophy. Ongoing activities include contributions to research programmes of Another Roadmap Africa Cluster. Recent exhibitions include Through the Fog: Descripting the Present, a group exhibition at State of Concept in Athens curated by Nick Aikens, Prix de Rome 2015 at de Appel Arts Centre, Amsterdam, How to Live Together: Prototypes, The Showroom, London; New Habits, the research group exhibition organised by Casco – Office for Art Design and Theory, Utrecht; How To Live Together at Casco and at Stroom Den Haag between 2013 and 2014. Forthcoming activities include contributions to the Gwangju Biennial 2016, the Jerusalem Show 2016 and the Venice Biennale 2017.