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Rafiy Okefolahan

Born in: 1979

Benin

Emergent Artist

Biography
Rafiy Okefolahanwas born on January 7, 1979 in Porto Novo. He lives and works in Benin. Formed in 2007 at the National School of Arts in Dakar, it participated in 2009 for professional encounters in contemporary art, Ouidah, Benin, organized by the PSICD (Program to support cultural initiatives decentralized) and the EPA, the School of African heritage. The creations of Rafiy are inspired of the cultural heritage of the different countries of Africa. It is steeped in a Beninese practice linked to the mobile phone which is to assimilate the figures in signs, then of the tracer on the walls of houses in order to remember the number of his relatives. Very widespread in recent years, these symbols have had the effect of changing the urban landscape. It is thus that it retrieves on the walls of parisian numbers of small ads to cut to reinterpret them on his canvases. Today his art is also exercised by photography and video. These techniques more expressive allow him to deepen his ?work painted. In perpetual progress, its techniques and its mastery assert themselves each day.
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Rafiy Okefolahan, Sainte Famille, Painting

Rafiy Okefolahan

Sainte Famille, 2016
46.1 x 35.4 inch
Painting

$5,061

Rafiy Okefolahan, Kmkz, Painting

Rafiy Okefolahan

Kmkz, 2016
47.2 x 46.5 inch
Painting

$5,827

Rafiy Okefolahan, Kmkz 2 Aido Wedo, Painting

Rafiy Okefolahan

Kmkz 2 Aido Wedo, 2016
39.4 x 39.4 inch
Painting

$4,907

Rafiy Okefolahan, Kmkz Kpayo, Painting

Rafiy Okefolahan

Kmkz Kpayo, 2016
59.1 x 74.8 inch
Painting

$10,735

Rafiy Okefolahan, Passages 1512, Painting

Rafiy Okefolahan

Passages 1512, 2015
46.9 x 42.9 inch
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Rafiy Okefolahan, Sans Titre (Diptyque), Painting

Rafiy Okefolahan

Sans Titre (Diptyque), 2017
57.5 x 46.1 x 1.2 inch
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Rafiy Okefolahan, Waiting The Weather, Painting

Rafiy Okefolahan

Waiting The Weather, 2011
49.6 x 47.2 inch
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Rafiy Okefolahan, Mendiants, Painting

Rafiy Okefolahan

Mendiants, 2014
59.1 x 47.2 inch
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Rafiy Okefolahan, Passages 1514, Painting

Rafiy Okefolahan

Passages 1514, 2015
39.4 x 39.4 x 2 inch
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Rafiy Okefolahan, Passages 1511, Painting

Rafiy Okefolahan

Passages 1511, 2015
47.2 x 39.4 x 2 inch
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Our recommendations Rafiy Okefolahan, Le Soleil de Minuit, Painting

Rafiy Okefolahan

Le Soleil de Minuit, 2017
59.1 x 59.1 inch
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Rafiy Okefolahan, Passages 1513, Painting

Rafiy Okefolahan

Passages 1513, 2015
59.1 x 59.1 x 2 inch
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Rafiy Okefolahan, Sans Titre 1416, Painting

Rafiy Okefolahan

Sans Titre 1416, 2014
78.7 x 78.7 x 2 inch
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Rafiy - Passages

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Rafiy - Passages
From March, 12 To April, 9 2016

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