About the Artists

Wambui Wamae Kamiru

Born in Kenya, Wambui Kamiru holds an MSc.in African Studies with a focus on Kenyan History from the University of Oxford. She has been developing works around the themes of colonialism, identity and independence in Africa.  She is the Founder of The Art Space – an independent art gallery. A selection of her work, mostly installation can be seen here: www.wambuikamiru.wordpress.com

Xavier Verhoest

Born in DRC,  Xavier Verhoest studied film editing in Belgium. From 1992 until 2001, he worked for Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF). Since 2001, he has worked in Kenya as a multimedia artist, curator and public art project coordinator. In 2006, he co-founded Art2Be (www.art2bebodymaps. com), a group of international and Kenyans artists and therapists who aim to bring positive living and social changes to marginalized groups in the society (people living with HIV, Sexual Minorities, victims of violence and others).

For more information please contact us on: whoweare.KE@gmail.com or Xavier on +254 721 842 231

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