Ndary Lo was born in 1961 in Tivaouane (Senegal). He lives and works in Dakar. He graduated from the School of Arts of Dakar. He obtained international profile with his iron sculptures of walking men (“Hommes qui marchent”). At this years biennale he built up an impressive installation made out of thousands of caps of plastic bottles.
Ndary Lo explains why he started to take interest in the plastic caps as material for his artwork: