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YAMO

Contact : BH 15 Al-Ahmadi, Marsa Spric 2070 La Marsa - Tunis - Tunisie

Ph. (216) 98 350 998

yamodesign@yahoo.fr
'Carte Blanche' grants : 1991
 
environmental designer, interior architect

YAHIAOUI MOHAMED
16 MARCH 1958, Bou Ismaïl, ALGERIA


TRAINING

1982
INTERIOR ARCHITECTURE
Ecole Nationale des Beaux-Arts d’Alger, ALGERIA

1986
INDUSTRIAL DESIGN
Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs de Paris, FRANCE

1988
FURNITURE
Post Graduate Cycle, E.N.S.A.D, Paris

1987
FIRST & SECOND PRIZE in "Appel aux jeunes créateurs" competition staged by DRIMMER for "LE FOURMILIER" and "TELYA" lamps, Rodez, FRANCE.

1988
VIA GRANT
Valorisation de l’Innovation dans l’Ameublement, Paris, FRANCE.

1989
SM d’OR
Médaille d’OR at Paris Internation Furniture Fair, FRANCE.
PALME d’OR de la Jeune Création, in Grand Prix de la Critique du Meuble Contemporain, Paris, FRANCE.

1990
CARTE BLANCHE grant,VIA, Paris.
AGORA scholarship grant, Paris.

1992
LAMPE d’ARGENT
Salon International du Luminaire de Paris.
OSCAR from the S.N.A.Î
Syndicat National des Architectes d’Intérieurs, for "OUAGA" oil lamp, Paris.


YAMO is represented by many different MAKERS :

AGENCE DESIGN YAMO, furniture, lighting, TUNISIA
BATAMA, furniture, lighting & objects, TUNISIA
CECCOTTI, furniture & lighting, ITALY
CHARLES, lighting, FRANCE
CHRISTOFLE, tableware, FRANCE
DESIGN ATTITUDES, furniture, FRANCE
DIVA, glassware, FRANCE
DRIMMER, lighting, FRANCE
HYALOS, blown glass, FRANCE
KL LIGHTING, lighting, FRANCE
Atelier B. PICTET, sculpture, furniture & lighting, FRANCE
ROCHE BOBOIS, lighting, FRANCE
TASMIM INTERNATIONAL, furniture, lighting, TUNISIA
TECHNILAND, lighting, tableware, FRANCE
TURBULENCE, furniture & lighting, USA
VERNISSAGE, sculpture & furniture, FRANCE


1988-1993
TECHNICIAN, metal workshops, FURNITURE section,
under the direction of JC. MAUGIRARD and D. PIGEON
Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs, E.N.S.A.D, Paris

Since 1993
Member of the jury for admission and evaluation
Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Création Industriel
E.N.S.C.I / LES ATELIERS, Paris

1998
September, setting up of AGENCE DESIGN YAMO
Tunis, TUNISIA

Since 1999
Creation of Product design section
Ecole d’Art et de Décoration, EAD, Tunis, TUNISIA

Since 2000
Art director
BATAMA, furniture & kitchen maker
Tunis, TUNISIA

Since 1990
Works in collaboration with Corinne METRAH,
Interior architect

Since 1982
Living and working in Paris, France

1994 - 1996
Living and working in Ibiza, Spain

1996 -1998
Living and working in Paris

Since 1998
Living and working in Tunis, TUNISIA


GROUP exhibitions


1988
"FURNITURE & LIGHTING"
Console, secrétaire, HOGGAR sezn shelf, LA FLECHE standard lamp & LE FOURMILIER, TELYA & HORUS lamps.
VIA Gallery, Paris, FRANCE

1989
"CULTURES DU MONDE"
WACAPOU console & secrétaire, HOGGAR shelf & LA FLECHE standard lamp
VIA Stand, Paris International Furniture Fair, FRANCE
"LE VERRE GRANDEUR NATURE"
IMZAD sculpture, glass : flat/convex/sanded /constrained
PARC FLORAL de Vincennes, FRANCE

1990
"HOMMAGE A ORPHEE"
Layout of space & Sculptures in flat/convex/sanded /constrained glass
Salon des ARTISTES DECORATEURS, Paris, FRANCE
"GLASS METAMORPHOSEN"
IMZAD sculpture & HOGGAR shelf in sewn glass
KUNSTHANDWERK Gallery, Cologne, West Germany
"LES DIX ANS DU VIA"
LA FLECHE standard lamp & HOGGAR shelf
Musée des ARTS DECORATIFS, Paris, FRANCE
"GLASS METAMORPHOSES"
IMZAD sculpture & HOGGAR shelf
Musée l’ OEUVRE NOTRE DAME, Strasbourg, FRANCE
"S I A O"
Expert at 2nd Ouagadougou seminar for African Crafts
Ouagadougou, BURKINA FASO

1991
VIA CARTE BLANCHE grants
IMRAT & SABI consoles, C17 chair, EMIR odds-and-ends tray &
VIA wastepaper basket
VIA Stand, Paris International Furniture Fair, FRANCE
"LES CAPITALES EUROPEENNES DU NOUVEAU DESIGN"
ACTE I egg-cup, SIRENE candlestick & HIDORA fruit bowl, Espace Paris
Centre Georges POMPIDOU, Paris, France

1991
"L’UNIVERS DE YAMO, ABDI ET CHERIF"
IMZAD sculpture, IMRAT, SABI, WACAPOU consoles, TARGUI, WACAPOU secrétaires, CYNTHIA sewn wood shelf, HOGGAR sewn glass shelf, LA FLECHE standard lamp, LE FOURMILIER, TELYA & HORUS lamps, C17 chair, IMA pedestal table, EMIR odds-and-ends tray & VIA wastepaper basket
INSTITUT du MONDE ARABE, Paris, FRANCE
"BOUGEOIRS ET MIROIRS"
Candlesticks in metal & carbon fibre
Galerie DIFFERENCES, Paris, FRANCE
"PAPIERS A LETTRES DE DESIGNERS ET CREATEURS"
Edition Musée de LA POSTE, Paris, FRANCE

1992
"PORTULANS ET LETTRES DE MARQUE"
Portfolio in leather & wood made in collaboration with Moroccan artisans
CENTRE CULTUREL FRANCAIS, Tétouan, MOROCCO
"DECORATION DE L’IMAGINAIRE"
"Le salon de marbre blanc" : illustration of a tale from the ‘1001 Nights’, coloured pencil drawing
VIA Stand, ABITARE II TEMPO, Verona, ITALY
LAMPE D’ARGENT
Chromed metal, polyacetal, dichroïc & carbon fibre
Salon International du LUMINAIRE, Paris, FRANCE
FURNITURE IN GLASS
HANNOUCHIA oil lamp, extra white sculpted glass
L’ECLAIREUR, Paris, FRANCE
"CADAVRES EXQUIS"
Urban standard lamp, blown glass, metal & lathe-turned wood
ACT, Champigny, FRANCE

1993
"DU DESSIN A L’OBJET"
AMINA luminous veil rack & KADER watcher
Décoration de l’imaginaire, VIA Gallery, Paris, FRANCE
"DESIGN, MIROIR DU SIECLE"
SABI console & OUAGA light holder
GRAND PALAIS, Paris, FRANCE

1994
"LES CREATEURS FONT UN CARTON"
Oil lamp inserted in drawing folder
Musée de LA POSTE, Paris, FRANCE

1994
"FURNITURE & LIGHTING"
IMRAT console, PAPILLON fruit bowl, LA FLECHE standard lamp, HIBIS, HIBISCUS & OVALIE lamps, AKILA incense burner & DJAZIA chair
CONTRAST Gallery, HONG-KONG
"PICASSO, YAMO"
ARC, ISARA & HORUS oil lamps, CLAIR DE LUNE standard lamp, AKILA incense burner
CASINO of Ibiza, SPAIN

1995
"COMMODES COMME MODE"
"LE PARIS DES CREATEURS", LE FOURMILIER lamp
V.I.A’ Stand, Paris International Furniture Fair, FRANCE
"VERRES D’ARTISTES, VERRES A BOIRES"
Dining set glasses in blown glass
Galerie Suzel BERNA, Paris, FRANCE
"VERRES D’ARTISTES"
Dining set glasses in blown glass
Salon des ARTISTES DECORATEURS, Beirut, LEBANON

1996
"DAK – ART 96"
IMA pedestal table, AKILA incense burner, SABI console &
LA FLECHE standard lamp
Salon International de DESIGN, Dakar, SENEGAL

1997
"REMANENCE"
Collection GALET, vases & oil lamps in blown glass
VIA Gallery, Paris, FRANCE
"DESIGN FRANCAIS"
PAPILLON I & II chairs
Centre Culturel BOULOGNE-BILLANCOURT, FRANCE
"ALGERIE : JE NE QUITTERAI JAMAIS MES AMIS"
Console for LIVRE D’OR, GALET collection
Galerie NIKKI DIANA MARQUARDT, Paris, FRANCE

1997
"VERRE Oeuvré, Désœuvré"
Dining set glasses in blown glass & GALET collection
Verrerie d’ART de CLARET, FRANCE

1998
"DAK - ART 98"
GHARDAÏA high table, EL-OUED low luminous table, DJAZIA & PAPILLON chairs, MONASTIR chandelier-screen, TELYA lamp, GALET oil lamp & EUPHRATE & NIL vases
Salon International de DESIGN, Dakar, SENEGAL
"BIENNALE INTERNATIONALE DESIGN 98"
SFA bridge armchair, SFAXI low table, SOL, SOLSOL & SOLEIL consoles
Saint Etienne, FRANCE

1999
"CARREFOUR ARCHITECTURE ET DESIGN"
FOURMI & REVERBERE lamps
LA GARDE, FRANCE
"MEDI BAT"
1st prize for creation : SFAX collection
Sfax, TUNISIA

2000
" DAR 2000 "
Kitchen & lighting
Le Kram, Tunis, TUNISIA
"BIENNALE INTERNATIONALE DESIGN 2000"
DUNE & VENUS vases, OLIVIER cutlery
Saint Etienne, FRANCE
"CHIC CHINOIS"
Expert & member of jury, UNESCO competition
Paris, FRANCE

2001
" LE VERRE "
Des créateurs aux industriels français, 1995-200
GALET oil lamp
Boulogne-Billancourt, FRANCE
" DAR 2001 "
Furniture, kitchen & lighting
Le Kram, Tunis, TUNISIA

2002
"DAK - ART 2002"
Collection of knives, ARBRE lighting
Salon International de DESIGN, Dakar, SENEGAL


SOLO exhibitions

1990
"FURNITURE, LIGHTING & SCULPTURE"
WACAPOU console, low table & secrétaire, HOGGAR shelf, TAGUI secrétaire, ESPADON sofa, LE GRAND DUC armchair, LA FLECHE & CLAIR DE LUNE standard lamps, LE FOURMILIER, TELYA & HORUS lamps & IMZAD sculpture
Galerie DIFFERENCES, Paris, FRANCE
"SCULPTURES ET OBJETS EN ROTIN"
Fruit bowls in glass & rattan
Magasin QUARTZ, Paris, FRANCE

1992
"UNE PLUME UNE FLAMME"
Mise en scène for oil lamps & writing pens
Galerie DIFFERENCES, Paris, FRANCE

1993
"FURNITURE, LIGHTING & SCULPTURE"
GLADYS I & GLADYS II high tables, PAPILLON low table, WACAPOU console & secrétaire, IMRAT console, VIA shelf, RIMA pedestal tables, ADLENE, DJAZIA, PAPILLON I & PAPILLON II chairs, LE GRAND DUC & PAPILLON armchairs, LA FLECHE & DIABOLO standard lamps, LE FOURMILIER, TELYA, HORUS, HIBIS, HIBISCUS & OVALIE lamps, IMZAD sculpture, MENORA & ARC oil lamps, SHIRAHAMA vases, luminous veil-rack & Embrases.
Mise en scène covering 250 m2
TURBULENCE Gallery, New-York, USA

1996
"ARTE AFRICANO - YAMO"
IMZAD sculpture, NUEVES luminous stone sculptures, GHARDAÏA high table in sculpted wood with integrated fruit bowl, CLEMENCE & AMANDINE low tables in wood, metal & glass, luminous wrought iron screen, oil lamps, standard lamps & incandescent lamps, luminous veil-rack & Embrases.
Mise en scène covering 100 m2
CASINO of Ibiza, SPAIN

2001
"UN ETRE DESIGN POUR UN ETRE HUMAIN"
Mise en scène covering 35 m²
FYONA chair, MISS FYONA stool, EMNA easy chair, HERGLA high table, HERGLA fruit basket, DUNE,& DUNETTE low tables, DUNE vase
Paris Furniture Fair, FRANCE


SOLO works

1991
"LIGHTING & SCULPTURES"
Luminoius kites in 19 mm flat convex sanded glass, stitched to fibre glass fishing rods
Murano crystal light fittings
Anti-seismic system
Entrance hall of KAWAKUY Palace, Shirahama-Cho, Osaka, JAPAN
"LES CAPITALES EUROPEENNES DU NOUVEAU DESIGN"
Mise en scène of Espace Paris to present French design
Showcases in stitched convex glass & lighting in wood & metal
Centre Georges POMPIDOU, Paris, FRANCE

1992
LOFT in Paris
Restructurating & layout of 70 m2
Creation of furniture & lighting, Paris, FRANCE
VILLA
Creation of external lighting, atmosphere
Ibiza, SPAIN
LUMINOUS SCULPTURES
Luminous bouquet in convex glqss & metal
Brasserie OKURA, Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS

1993
APARTMENT in Paris
Restructuring & layout of 150 m2
Creation of furniture & lighting, Paris, FRANCE

1994
VILLA
Restructuring & layout of space
Creation of all furniture & lighting
Ibiza, SPAIN
APARTMENT in Paris
Restructuring & layout of space
Creation of all furniture & lighting, Paris, FRANCE
"LES TERRASSES" Restaurant
Creation of a system of cordless lamps for outside tables
Ibiza, Spain

1995
"FLAT CAT" Bar
Layout & creation of furniture & lighting
Barcelona, SPAIN
SPLIT LEVEL apartment in Paris
Layout & creation of furniture & lighting
Paris, FRANCE
"SISLEY" BOUTIQUE
Atmosphere for spring-summer collection
Saint-Germain, Paris, FRANCE
VILLA
Restructuring & layout
Creation of all furniture & lighting
Ibiza, SPAIN
Five (5) HOUSES
Architecture & layout
Creation of all furniture & lighting
Palermo, ITALY

1996
APARTMENT in Paris
Creation of all furniture & lighting
Paris, FRANCE
"ROI du COUSCOUS" Restaurant
Layout – Atmosphere with creation of lighting
Paris, FRANCE

1997
APARTMENT in Paris
Layout & creation of furniture & lighting
Paris, FRANCE
HOTEL PALM BEACH - 5 STAR
CrEation of furniture & lighting for all accommodation spaces.
Djerba, TUNISIA
VILLA
Restructuring & creation of furniture & lighting
Ibiza, SPAIN
DRUGSTORE Boutique
Restructuring & atmosphere with spring-summer collection
Ibiza, SPAIN

1998
VILLA
Complete restructuring of all terraces & creation of pool
Ibiza, SPAIN
VILLA
Complete restructuring of interior layout
Dakar, SENEGAL
AGENCE DESIGN YAMO
Product design office with show-room, Berges du Lac at Tunis, TUNISIA
1999
VILLA
External atmosphere
Creation of lighting for interior
Tunis, TUNISIA
U B C I BANK, BNP group
New visual identity of counters
Tunis, TUNISIA
TASMIM INTERNATIONAL
Product design office for export alone, Berges du Lac at Tunis, TUNISIA

2000
VILLA
External atmosphere with pool
Creation of shower recess, barbecue, teak beach deck, cantilevered awning in Oregon pine
Tunis, TUNISIA
BATAMA company
Art director for company making kitchens, bathrooms & furniture
Update of existing collections, development of new collections & new identity
La Soukra, Tunis, TUNISIA

2001
VILLA
Creation of atmosphere for exterior & interior
Creation of furniture, design of landscaped pool & atmosphere for all external lighting
Notre Dame, Tunis, TUNISIA
SMAK
Space for cultural, bureautics & multimedia display
Study of SMAK concept, mise en scène covering 70 m² at Tunis Book Fair, TUNISIA
KARTHAGO Airlines
Design & mise en scène of 40 m² at Top Résa trade fair
Deauville, FRANCE.
KARTHAGO Airlines
Design of box for KARTHAGO Airlines at Djerba airport, TUNISIA.
HOTEL KARTHAGO - 5 STAR
Decoration & atmosphere, creation of furniture & lighting throughout hotel, accommodation, common areas, thalassotherapy centre & shopping centre (including 1st skating rink in Tunisia).
Hammamet South, TUNISIA

2002
KARTHAGO Airlines
Design & mise en scène of 90 m² for Top Résa trade fair
Deauville, FRANCE.
KARTHAGO Airlines
Decoration & layout of head office
Tunis, TUNISIA
HOTEL KARTHAGO - 5 STAR SHOPPING CENTRE
1st skating rink in Tunisia
Decoration & atmosphere, creation of furniture & lighting throughout shopping centre.
Hammamet South, TUNISIA




layout and furniture creation Karthago

Carte Blanche VIA

Guéridon "Emir"

Guéridon

Console "Imrati"

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