Slimen Elkamel

Biography

Slimen El Kamel, born in 1983 in Mazouna, Sidi Bouzid, Tunisia, is an artist deeply inspired by his Tunisian heritage. His work reflects the rich popular narratives and rural imagination of his upbringing. Growing up with a strong oral tradition of storytelling and poetry, these elements have greatly influenced his art. He studied at the Tunis Institute of Fine Arts, which shaped his artistic development. Slimen’s solo exhibition at the Institut du Monde Arabe in Paris in 2022 elevated his status on the international art scene.

Artwork