Ali Tnani

born in 1982, Tunis where he lives and works.


graduate of the Higher Institute of Fine Arts of Tunis. Since then, he has frequently participated in international artistic residency programs.

« Trace, Space, Data » are some of the keywords that revolve around Ali Tnani’s artistic practice. This practice leads him to exploit different supports and formats such as photography, drawing, sound installation and documentary film.

He has participated in several solo and group exhibitions in Tunisia and abroad: « Ce vide, Voilà ma réponse » (2022), a solo exhibition at the B7L9 art station – Kamel Lazaar Foundation (KLF), Tunis; « The upshot of trans-affective solidarity », TAM Torrance Art Museum, Los Angeles, USA, 2022 and Motorenhalle Centre for Contemporary Art, Dresden, Germany, 2021; « Climbing Through the Tide » (2019) at KLF B7L9 Art Station, Tunis; « A new Humanity » (2018), Dakar Biennale, Senegal; « Unknown program » (2018), a solo exhibition at Elmarsa Gallery, Dubai, UAE. « Architextures de Paysage 1 » (2017), Château d’Oiron, Oiron, France. « Données à voir » (2016), La Terrasse, Espace d’art de Nanterre, France. « If you are so smart, why ain’t you rich? » (2014), Marrakech Biennale, Morocco.



Solo Exhibitions (selection)

2022 : Ce vide, Voilà ma réponse, B7L9 Art Station – KLF, Tunis.

2018 : Unknown program, El Marsa Gallery, DubaÏ, UAE.

2017 : Dans l’intervalle entre monument et document, Elmarsa gallery, Dubaï.

2013: Contre-espaces, A.Gorgi gallery, Tunis

Group Exhibitions (selection)

2023 :

Hirafen, Talan L’expo – A.Gorgi Gallery, Tunis.


The upshot of trans-affective solidarity, Act 2: Stabilizing Consciousness, TAM Torrance Art
Museum, Los Angeles, USA.


The upshot of trans-affective solidarity, Motorenhalle (Projektzentrum für zeitgenössische
Kunst), Dresden, Germany.
Des Airs, La Boite – Un lieu d’art contemporain, Tunis


Climbing Through The Tide, B7L9 – The Kamel Lazaar Foundation (KLF), Tunis.


Architextures de Paysage #1, Château d’Oiron, Oiron, France.