Souleymane Bachir Diaw was born in Dakar (Senegal) and currently based in France.
His work with photography and video and focuses on people and their relationships with their surronding environments.
He has a diploma in Microelectronic and Software Engineering. As a self-taught photographer , he found in this medium a way to express, experiment and tell the realities he lives. He uses it as a tool for personal transformation and also transmission. It represent a starting point to open discussion and bring people at the table.
He is part of a collective of artist named Ndokette. As a photographer, he collaborates in it with two artists working with fashion and installation.