Finnish-Tunisian artist Dora Dalila Cheffi was born in Helsinki in 1990 and currently lives andworks in Tunis. She graduated with a BA from Aalto University School of Art, Design, andArchitecture in 2018, with a minor in sculpting and painting. She also graduated from PekkaHalonen Academy in 2014 with a concentration in photography. Her first solo exhibition‘Bitter Oranges’ occurred in Tunis in February 2020. Her first online solo ‘Screenshots ofNovel Realities’ occurred with The Other Space by Andersen’s Contemporary in June 2020.Her work was part of ‘Summer Show’, a group exhibition with Selma Feriany Gallery in Tunisin August 2020. Her online solo ‘Imitating Equilibrium’ with Taymour Grahne Projects occuredin November 2020. Her artworks are part of the Kamel Lazaar Foundation collection, thepermanent collection at the Museum of Contemporary Art Al Maaden (MACAAL), the BethRudin DeWoody collection, as well as private collections in Amsterdam, Helsinki, LosAngeles, New York, Paris, Seoul, Tunis, and Zurich. 


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Portrait: Kathrine Li Johnson

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