Joel Andrianomearisoa was born in Antananarivo, Madagascar, in 1977. He lives and works between Antananarivo and Paris. He has participated in a number of group shows, including Africa Remix, Rencontres Africaine de la Photographie in Bamako (2009); the Havana Biennale( 2006); The progress of love, Menil Collection, Houston (2012); and Divine Comedy (2014) among others.
His solo shows include Bir Gece, a one-night performance and installation in Istanbul (2004); Habillé – Deshabillé, a performance/video piece in Stockholm Moderna Museet and Saint-Brieuc ( 2009 ); Sentimental at la Maison Revue Noire Paris (2013).
Some of his prominent works are ‘I Love You For Financial Reasons’, ‘Sentimental Negotiations’ and ‘Last Illusions’.