Visual artist graduated in fine arts from Dakar. Skills area. Painting, mosaic, ceramics, murals, visual arts animator at the fine arts. Awa Ndiaye does not come from a family of artists, but she is passionate about art.
She was raised by her aunt and only knew her real mother when she was 15 years old. A committed artist, her works deal mainly with subjects concerning women: their role in the family as a mother, and their place in society. She also tackles other themes such as the problem of street children in Africa and sexual mutilation.