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Artwork:La Nouvelle Liberté

Artist
Joseph-Francis Sumégné Link back to Creator infobox template wikidata:Q3184249
Joseph-Francis Sumégné
Alternative names Joseph Francis Sumegne
Description

Cameroonian artist

Date of birth
Location of birth Bamenjoun
Work location Cameroon
Title La Nouvelle Liberté (The new liberty)
Description
La Nouvelle Liberté (the new statue of liberty) is a public artwork by Joseph-Francis Sumégné located in the roundabout Deïdo in Douala, Cameroon and commissioned and produced by by doual'art in 1996. A twelve meter monumental sculpture produced with recycled materials and positioned in the main roundabout of the neighborhood of Deïdo.
Date
Medium Sculpture made with recycled materials
Dimensions 12 meters high, 5 m diameters, 8 tons.
Deïdo, Douala, Cameroon
Camera location 4° 03′ 51.2″ N, 9° 42′ 24.97″ E View this and other nearby images on: OpenStreetMap - Google Maps - Google Earth info
Object history The work was commissioned by
doual'art Link back to Institution infobox template wikidata:Q1051789
Doual'art logo.jpg
Native name doual'art
Location Douala, Cameroon
Established
Website www.doualart.org
The artwork was inaugurated in 1996. The artwork – and in particular the square around it – was restored in 2007 in the occasion of the SUD Salon Urbain de Douala 2007.
Exhibition history The artwork was presented during
SUD Salon Urbain de Douala 2007 Link back to Institution infobox template wikidata:Q3943968
SUD Salon Urbain de Douala 2007 - Sud2007.jpg
Native name SUD Salon Urbain de Douala
Location Douala, Cameroon
Established First edition 2007
Website http://www.doualart.org/spip.php?rubrique24
Notes Public artwork, monument.
References Joseph-Francis Sumégné, La Nouvelle Liberté, Douala, 1996 on doual'art website.
Source/Photographer doual'art]
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Joseph-Francis Sumégné, La Nouvelle Liberté, Douala, 1996 / Photo by [please refer Author above] / Courtesy doual'art / Wikimedia CommonsCC-BY-SA-3.0
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