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Jessy Razafimandimby (*1995 Madagascar) is a Swiss and Madagascan artist living and working in Geneva (CH). Razafimandimby's practice encompasses painting, drawing, sculpture and performance. Formally, Razafimandimby takes references from a bygone world, including interior design, architecture, jazz music and cinema from the 1960s and 1970s. In his work, Razafimandimby adresses social and family interactions, questioning the myths constructed around domesticity by the society and the individuals.
Razafimandimby is one of the winners of the Kunstpreis Kiefer Hablitzel 2021 - Swiss Art Awards. He has had solo shows at Sans titre (2016), Paris (2022); Art au Centre Genève, Geneva (2021); 13 vitrine, Renens (2021); Espace HIT, Geneva (2021); Arsenic, Lausanne (2020); 1.1., Basel (2020). In 2023, the artist will be the subject of a solo exhibition at A.ROMY, Zurich. Recent group exhibitions include ‘Sleeping In’, June, Berlin (2022); ‘Species of Spaces’, Walgreens Windows - project space of The Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach (2021); ‘Salon Suisse’, La Biennale Architettura, Venice (2021); Urgent ...