Samir Triki

  • Biography

    Born in 1950 in Sfax, Tunisia, Samir Triki is currently a member of the department of Arts at the National Foundation for Letters, Sciences and Arts Beit al-Hikma in Carthage. He holds a Diploma of Artistic Teaching from the Institute of Technology, Art, Architecture and Urban Planning of Tunis (1976), a Master's degree in Aesthetics (1977) and a Ph.D. in Aesthetics and Art Sciences both from the University of Paris Panthéon Sorbonne (1982).

    He has been involved in the cultural affairs of various associations and national organizations (Secretary General of the Tunisian Artists Union) and co-founded the Festival of Plastic Arts of Maharès and the ATEP-Tunisian Association of Aesthetics and Poiesis). Since 1976, he has participated regularly in various group exhibitions in Tunisia and abroad. In May 2015, he organized a solo exhibition at the Galerie Le Violon Bleu in Sidi Bou Saïd, Tunis. His works can be found in various public and private collections in Tunisia and abroad.