Aya N'da was born in France and she grew up in Ivory Coast, she currently lives in  Guadeloupe.

Although she has always loved painting and drawing, she started late as she devoted the first part of her professional life in the health sector as a doctor.

Now part time doctor,  aya  settles as an artist-painter.  

Her work is mainly focused on the abstract and is built around an assertive aesthetic research. It is inspired by the esthetic of African fabrics, textures, symbols and dyes.