Charly d’Almeida

born in 1968, Cotonou, Benin

Lives and works as a painter and sculptor in Cotonou, Benin and Orléans, France

Participated in the DAK'ART Biennial, Dakar, Senegal for several times

Art critics draw a parallel to the german artist Anselm Kiefer

Has received numerous international fundings, e.g. as "Artist in Residence" in France, Italy, NL and USA

Organized "Boulev’Art": artists on the roads of Cotonou in collaboration with Dominique Zinkpe

Since 1994 exhibitions in Africa and Europe