During an interview with the filmmaker Paulin Vieyra, the painter Iba Ndiaye recalls key moments of his life. He begins with his childhood in Senegal and his studies at the Lycee Faidherbe in St. Louis of Senegal, where he was drawn to design and graphic arts. African nature and its sweeping horizons remain however his main sources of inspiration. Iba Ndiaye died in Paris on Saturday, October 34, 2008 at the age of 80. His works have been exhibited throughout the entire world.