Portrait Ossama Tabti

Oussama Tabti





Born in Algeria in 1988, Oussama Tabti is a graduate of the Academy of Fine Arts in 2006 and from Aix-en-Provence’s art school in 2017.

In his artistic work, he attempts to take a contextual position on the various changes and phenomena that have a significant impact on Algerian society and the wider world. His interest in news events and reality in general appears in his works. Oussama has previously exhibited his work in: lla BJCEM, Biennale des Jeunes Créateurs d’Europe et de la Méditerranée Skopje 2009; FIAC, Festival International d’Art Contemporain d’Alger, Alger, 2012; DAK’ART, la Biennale l’art africain contemporain DAK’ART, Dakar 2012; Instants vidéo, Marseille 2012; Traverse vidéo Toulouse, 2013; MEDITERRANEA 16 Biennale des jeunes artistes; Ancône 2013, Orient ’Art Express, Oujda, 2014; Water Tower Art Festival, Sofia, 2015; Nel mezzo del mezzo, Museo Rizo, Palerme, 2015; Kawkaw, LE 18, Marrakech, 2016, Ni Rome ni vous, La Baignoire, Alger, 2017.

His works intersects the aesthetic, social and the cultural issues and hold a critical vision on them. A good control of differents medias allows him to express himself.

Featured events

HISK Open Studios 2019, Sofia Caesar, Photo Laure Cottin Stefanelli

Open Studios 2019

24/05/2019 27/05/2019
  HISK - Open Studios
HISK Open Studios 2020, Oussama Tabti, photo Diego Lama

Open Studios 2020

18/09/2020 21/09/2020
  HISK - Open Studios
In a Long Blink of an Eye, exhibition shot, © Laure Cottin Stefanelli & Manuel Wetscher

In a Long Blink of an Eye

17/12/2020 31/01/2021
HISK Gosset site, Gabrielle Petitstraat 4, Brussel, BE HISK - Laureaten tentoonstelling
New Songs for Old Cities

New Songs for Old Cities

23/01/2021 28/02/2021
Netwerk Aalst, Houtkaai 15, Aalst, BE HISK - Tentoonstelling
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11/02/2021 - 19:30 20:30
Netwerk Aalst, Aalst, BE Lezing
BXL UNIVERSEL II: multipli.city

BXL UNIVERSEL II: multipli.city

25/03/2021 12/09/2021
CENTRALE for contemporary art, Brussel, BE Tentoonstelling
We will never surrender, Lieven Segers, 2021

Zonder kunstenaars geen kunstboek

18/06/2021 - 18:00 19:00
BOTANICC, Antwerpen, BE Boek Presentatie
Oussama Tabti, 2021
ARGOS centre for audiovisual arts, Brussel, BE Tentoonstelling
© Augustus F. Sherman, Algerian man, 1910 | Source : The New York Public Library Digital Collection

Oussama Tabti. Alien

28/04/2022 18/09/2022
CENTRALE for contemporary art, Brussel, BE Tentoonstelling
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A Tongue Becomes Yours

25/09/2022 04/12/2022
CC Ter Dilft, Bornem, BE Tentoonstelling
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23/10/2022 11/12/2022
rhizome_, Kortrijk, BE Tentoonstelling