Le Méridien Douala | doual'art
doual'art is a centre of Contemporary Art working as a laboratory on urban topics.
Since its inception in 1991, local and international artists, designers, architects are invited to show their work in l'Espace doual'art (around 8 exhibitions a year) and are encouraged to act up in the city, including and especially in the least urbanized neighbourhoods of Douala.
The main concern of doual’art is to verify whether the artistic practices, including the most innovative, can play a role in land use and affect urban society. doual' art organises a triennial festival of pubic art called Salon Urbain de Douala. The first edition of the Salon Urbain de Douala, SUD 2007 (see www.doualart.org/SUD) took place in December 2007, from 9th to 16th. A dozen of public artistic events constituted the program. Among them, the inauguration of four works of public art sustainable and a temporary exhibition of sculptures were organised in urban open spaces...