L'Envol Acrylique sur toile, 180 x 180 cm, 2017. TCHIF Born in 1974 in Benin. Lives and works in Benin Self-taught artist, Tchif, whose real name is Francis Nicaise Tchiakpe, paints very colorful canvases that give the impression of flying over ancient landscapes like an archaeologist. He shares Kandinsky’s idea on abstract art: “Form is the external expression of the internal content”. He has been invited worldwide to present his work (Brazil, Holland, France, Germany, Belgium, Portugal, Japan, etc.). Most recently at the National Museum of African Art (Smithsonian) in Washington. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.