Latifa Echakhch

Born in 1974 in El Khnansa, Maroc she is a contemporary French visual artist, creator of installations.

Her participation in the Venice Biennale in 2011, the support of three galleries of importance located in Zurich (she works in Switzerland), Paris, and Tel Aviv, and in 2013, obtaining the Prix Marcel Duchamp, allow her to be present and to have a budding reputation in the international art circuit.

Born in Morocco, she arrived in France aged 3. She graduated from the National School of Arts in Cergy-Pontoise and the National School of Fine Arts in Lyon. She now lives and works in Martigny, Switzerland.

She was awarded the Marcel-Duchamp 2013. "Her work between surrealism and conceptualism, questions with economy and precision the importance of symbols and reflects the fragility of modernism" felt Alfred Pacquement jury president, director of the National Museum modern Art (Centre Pompidou)

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