Born in 1983 in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. He lives and works in Abidjan and New York.
Aboudia graduated from Centre Technique des Arts Appliqués in Bingerville. In 2011, his work was extensively broadcasted by the international press for his testimony of the battle of Abidjan. The cosmopolitan artist constantly moves between worlds and cultures. His work draws his strength from his experiences, revealing the energy driven by the youth and their activity flow, common to every megalopolises.
Aboudia’s work has been exhibited in numerous collections and institutions worldwide. Since 2011, several solo exhibitions were dedicated to him throughout Europe and the United States.
In 2012, for its opening, Galerie Cécile Fakhoury-Abidjan gathered both his and Frédéric Bruly Bouabré’s artwork in the exhibition ‘’Aujourd’hui je travaille avec mon petit fils, Aboudia’’. In 2014, Aboudia’s work was exhibited at Fondation Total in the frame of the Off of Dakar Biennale and at 1:54 Contemporary Art Fair in London and New York. Galerie Cécile Fakhoury has since presented his works in the exhibitions Môgô Dynasty in 2016 including his first installation La Cour and in Nouchi City in 2014.
In 2013, Aboudia’s work was presented in the exhibition ’’In all Cases, a Collection selection’’ at the Nevada Museum of Art in Reno and in 2014, in ‘’Sphères #7’’ at Galleria Continua, Les Moulins, France. His work was also shown in London at Saatchi Gallery in the exhibition ‘’Pangaea: New Art From Africa and Latina America’’ in 2014 and in the second edition ‘’Pangaea II: New Art From Africa and Latina America’’ in 2015. In 2016, a solo exhibition entitled ‘’Chap Chap’’ was dedicated to him at Art Twenty One Gallery in Lagos.