Born in 1975 in Mazamet (France), Abdelkader Benchamma is a graduate of the Ecole nationale supérieure des beaux-arts in Montpellier and in Paris (2003). Invited by the Drawing Center in New York to inaugurate a new programme of mural drawings, he presented Representation of Dark Matter, a monumental and immersive piece created on site (2015-2016). His work has been presented on the occasion of many solo exhibitions, namely at the Blueproject Foundation, Barcelona (2016), the FRAC Auvergne (2015), the galerie du jour agnès b. (2011) as well as for group shows: On aime l’art…!, etc