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Of Malian nationality, Seydou Traoré  was born  on November 25, 1992 in Bamako (Mali).

Passionate about art since his childhood, after obtaining his Diploma of Fundamental Studies (DEF), he continued his studies at the National Institute of Arts (INA).


Following his graduation from the National Institute of Arts (INA) in 2011, he passed the entrance exam to the Conservatory of Arts and MultiMedia Professions Balla Fasséké KOUYATE in Bamako (CAMM/BFK) in 2012 from where he obtained a Master 2 in Plastic Arts in 2017.

In 2008 Seydou successfully participated in a Graffiti training with Spaniards at the National Institute of Arts (INA).

In 2014,  he participated brilliantly in a training workshop in Adobe Photoshop with the association "the sacred wood" at CAMM-BFK.

In 2015,  he participated in the Workshop of Drawing Sculptures in the regions of Mali directed by Mrs. Dany Leriche. The same year, he also participated in the African Virtual Image Festival (FAIVA). Also in 2015, Mr. Traoré worked for the Embassy of the Bolivian Republic of Venezuela in the Republic of Mali, as part of the renewal of their works of art.

Seydou had a brilliant career as a painter. He has participated in several exhibitions.

Excellent painter and decorator, Seydou Traoré is the winner of the competition organized by the Association of Friends of Peulh Culture (AACP) TABITAL PULAAKU MALI for the design of a Logo in 2015.  

In 2016 he was also the winner of the 1st Boniblog Prize in the competition on the theme of the Fight Against Violence against Women, for the design of a Logo.

Seydou Traoré is a member of the Tim 'Arts team at Kalabankoro plateau, with several workshops and collective exhibitions to his credit.

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