Moumen Ayoub

  • country
  • Tunisia
  • disciplines
  • fashion design, performance
  • languages
  • english, arabic, french
  • born on 22.09.1991
  • in Tunis, Tunisia
  • lives in Paris, France

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Born in 1991 in Tunis, Ayoub Moumen is an artivist, performer and fashion designer. He studied at Esmod international fashion university Group of Tunis and graduated with a Fashion Design degree. He created his first collection named Explosion émotionnelle in 2013. His collection Ivresse divine won the 1st price of the young designer contest of the Fête Internationale de la Mode in 2015. He left Tunisia and he arrived in France in 2016 because of his LGBTQ++ commitment in the arab world, then, he created his own fashion brand Refuge Engaged Wear (R.E.W Paris), which won the 3rd price of the E-fashion award. Member of the agency of artists in exile, he created the fashion show Contamination for the festival Visions of Exile 2019 at the Palais de la Porte Dorée – Musée national de l’histoire de l’immigration and he participated in the Open Mode festival #3. He creates the performance On marche sur des œufs at the Subsistances in Lyon in 2020, the video perfomance À contresens (2020) and the performed collection Reborn ! (2021) that he presented at the Bastille Design Center in Paris.