Salon de Peinture

Salon de Peinture Grand‑Popo

Salon de Peinture Grand-Popo was established in Benin, West Africa, in 2018, first as Riiko Sakkinen’s assistant team, then a commercial portrait business and finally an artist collective. In Benin a half of the advertisements and signs are hand-painted. Salon de Peinture’s reference for its portraits are beauty parlor and barber show signs in the village of Grand-Popo. Currently the collective’s members are painter Louis Houenoude, producer Juliette Sossou and artistic director Riiko Sakkinen

Top 10 African Presidents (2020)

Mandela Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Mandela Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Mandela Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Machel Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Machel Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Machel Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Kaunda Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Kaunda Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Kaunda Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Lumumba Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Lumumba Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Lumumba Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Sankara Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Sankara Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Sankara Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Johnson Sirleaf Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Johnson Sirleaf Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Johnson Sirleaf Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Senghor Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Senghor Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Senghor Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Nkrumah Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Nkrumah Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Nkrumah Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Nyerere Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Nyerere Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Nyerere Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Kenyatta Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Kenyatta Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Kenyatta Style
(2020)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm

Bad Hair Day Leaders (2018)

Bad Hair Day Leaders - Riiko Sakkinen
Bad Hair Day Leaders
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
variable dimensions
Bad Hair Day Leaders
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
variable dimensions
Bad Hair Day Chinese Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Bad Hair Day Chinese Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Bad Hair Day Chinese Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Bad Hair Day Israeli Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Bad Hair Day Israeli Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 60 cm
Bad Hair Day Israeli Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 60 cm
Bad Hair Day North Korean Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Bad Hair Day North Korean Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
48 × 64 cm
Bad Hair Day North Korean Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
48 × 64 cm
Bad Hair Day Indian Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Bad Hair Day Indian Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
49 × 67 cm
Bad Hair Day Indian Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
49 × 67 cm
Bad Hair Day Iranian Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Bad Hair Day Iranian Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
51 × 61 cm
Bad Hair Day Iranian Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
51 × 61 cm
Bad Hair Day German Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Bad Hair Day German Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
51 × 65 cm
Bad Hair Day German Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
51 × 65 cm
Bad Hair Day French Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Bad Hair Day French Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Bad Hair Day French Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 70 cm
Bad Hair Day Russian Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Bad Hair Day Russian Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
49 × 68 cm
Bad Hair Day Russian Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
49 × 68 cm
Bad Hair Day British Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Bad Hair Day British Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 61 cm
Bad Hair Day British Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 61 cm
Bad Hair Day Turkish Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Bad Hair Day Turkish Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 63 cm
Bad Hair Day Turkish Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
50 × 63 cm
Bad Hair Day Vatican Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Bad Hair Day Vatican Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
48 × 68 cm
Bad Hair Day Vatican Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
48 × 68 cm
Bad Hair Day U.S. Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Bad Hair Day U.S. Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
49 × 59 cm
Bad Hair Day U.S. Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
49 × 59 cm
Bad Hair Day Syrian Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Bad Hair Day Syrian Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
49 × 61 cm
Bad Hair Day Syrian Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
49 × 61 cm
Bad Hair Day Saudi Style - Riiko Sakkinen
Bad Hair Day Saudi Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
45 × 60 cm
Bad Hair Day Saudi Style
(2018)
Enamel on wood,
45 × 60 cm