"nature at your fingertips"

when matter comes to life

Born in 1964 in Divo, Ivory Coast, Rock Raymond Ligué grew up in a family of eleven children. At the age of 20 he got the opportunity to come to Lausanne, Switzerland. “I wanted to be alone in a new place and create with what’s around me, a quest of inner peace, perhaps ». After studying at ECAL (Ecole Artistique Lausanne), Rock Raymond Ligué went on to get a Diploma in Secondary School Art Teaching. « My mother wanted me to get a real job offering financial security, and a professional future. » Although Rock Ligué is passionate about teaching, he always dreamed of exhibiting his work in art galleries and museums all around the world.

Rock raymond ligué

Personal Exhibitions

2013 L’Estrée Foundation, Ropraz
2009 Le 7, Jean-Michel Gard gallery, Martigny
2008 Edouard Roch Gallery, Ballens
2002 L’Estrée Foundation, Ropraz
2001 CHUV – Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne
2000 Unit of Contemporary Art, Lausanne university
1998 Arts et Lettres Gallery, Vevey
1997 Le Grand-Cachot-De-Vent Foundation, La Chaux-du-Milieu
 Finartis Gallery, Zoug
1996 Le Manoir de Martigny
1994 Aparté Gallery, Lausanne
1992 Pierre von Allmen Museum, Thille-Wavre
1991 Grange de Dorigny, Lausanne
 Fischlin Gallery, Nyon
1990 Wohnshop Projecto S.A., Lausanne

Group Exhibitions

2007 Pully Museum, 4th Triennale Visarte Vaud
1999 Change Directory, Kunsthalle, Berne
1996 Léman Museum, Nyon
1991 Roswitha Haftmann Gallery, Zürich
1990 Woodcuts, Romont


 1993 Anker Bank Prize,
1990 Verseau Prize (engraving),
Art school of Lausanne


1992 Certificate to Secondary School Education
1991 Degree of General Artistic Study, Painting & Engraving
1990 Certificat of General Artistic Study

bonus - Father of two

January 24th 2014  Nyla

May 28th 1995  Palmyre

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