Massamba Mbaye

Massamba MBAYE (Senegal) is an art critic, exhibition curator, and communication theories historian. Mbaye is a lecturer at Dakar Cheikh Anta Diop University and at the Virtual University of Senegal (UVS). Mbaye is a member of the Dakar Biennale of Contemporary African Art, Dak’Art Steering Committee and the Communication Officer of the Biennale. A member of the International Association of Art Critics (IAAC), he is the Executive Director of a media and communications group. Furthermore, Mbaye is a member of the editorial board of Afrik’Arts, an international visual arts magazine published by Dak’Art. He is an associate curator at Raw Material Company (RAW) and he is the lead curator of Kemboury Gallery. He has been regularly writing about aesthetics for the last 20 years. In 2019 Mbaye was a juror for the International Award for Public Art.