The Jury

The prestigious Jury of the African Space Art Project is composed of members of the world’s artistic and scientific community. It will meet on Thursday 23rd, April 2020 to select a winner among the three contemporary African artists chosen by the Artistic Committee.


Jury’s Chairman:

Jean-Hubert MARTIN – Art historian, institution director and curator of international exhibitions


Members of the Jury:

Elise ATANGANA – Independent curator and exhibition producer

Annie COHEN SOLAL – Art Historian

Paul COUNET – EUMETSAT Head of Strategy, Communication and International Relations

Elisabeth GOMIS – Journalist and director

Stéphane ISRAEL – CEO Arianespace

Daouda KONATE – World Meteorological Organization African Regional Association President

Matthias LERIDON – African Artists for Development Co-President

Gervanne LERIDON – African Artists for Development Co-President

Sarah MBI ENOW ANYANG – African Union’s Human Resources, Science and Technology Commissioner

Azubuike NWAGBOGU -Curator and Founder of the African Artists’ Foundation

Mehdi QOTBI – President of the National Foundation of Museum of Marocco

Alain RATIER – EUMETSAT Director General