Elise Atangana is an independent producer and curator based in Paris. She collaborated with Simon Njami on different projects such as Luanda Triennale (2003), Havana Biennale (2006) and the African Pavilion at the Venice Biennale (2007).
From 2007 to 2012, she worked as a communication officer at SNCF Foundation supporting social projects with young audiences. In parallel, she co-founded On The Roof, a curators’ collective which develops exhibitions such as Synchronicity at Galerie Baudoin Lebon, Paris, France (2011) and Tiwani Contemporary in London, UK (2012) and Cyclicalities at Galerie Le Manège, Dakar, Senegal (2013).
Currently, Elise Atangana also collaborates with Maison REVUE NOIRE and with Elvira Dyangani Ose on Picha Rencontres, Biennale de Lubumbashi 2012 / 2013 in DCR. She studied business and administration with a specialisation in developing countries and communication.