Joelle Ferly graduated in Photography in Paris, and also got a MA in Fine Arts from from the Central Saint Martins School of Art London, where she lived for 15 years. Upon returning to Guadeloupe in 2008 she found L’Artocarpe, an international artist platform which promotes contemporary art at an international level. L’Artocarpe has run for over 10 years and managed over 80 residencies, conferences as well as exhibitions. Info: www.lartocarpe.com. Jo continues to have exhibitions abroad: her practice includes performances; art video as well as sound. Jo represented Guadeloupe at the Havana Biennale in 2012.
February 13, 2020