Alun Be (his real name is Alioune Ba) was born in 1981 in Dakar. He lives and works between Paris and Amsterdam.
Architect by training and musician in his spare time, this lover of the photography has a special interest on shooting portraits and the photography of street even if his field is large.
In 2015 his was revealed to the general public through a series of portrait entitled “Empowerment de Femmes en Action”, presented for the first time during the World Fair of Milan before passing by Paris and in the Biennial event 2016 of Dakar. His photos aims was to break the cliché from Africa.
Since then, the artist has exposed his work in Italy, in France, in England, in Senegal and in the United States.