Afi Nayo was born 1969 in Lome, Togo, West Africa and moved to Paris, France at an early age. After briefly attending the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris, she began an active studio practice. Over the last two decades, she has participated in numerous exhibitions in Africa and Europe, including The French Cultural Centre, Lome, Togo; Galerie Vivienne, Paris, Galerie Nathalie Duchayne, Saint Tropez, France and Art Home in Belgium, she participated in the 2013 Dakar Sculpture Symposium and during The 2014 Dakar Biennale had a solo show at Aissa Dione Gallery. She is represented in several public and private collections. She presently divides her time between Paris, France and Lome, Togo.