Chief Nyamweya, Kenya

Chief Nyamweya is a self-taught Kenyan writer, illustrator and educator best known for his series of graphic novels and comic strips including “Emergency” (2010), “Roba” (in The Star Newspaper 2011 - 2015) and “The Art of Unlearning” (2018). His work addresses topics such as history, science and the future of education. He has been described by the Goethe Institute as “an autodidact who borrows from a wide palette of influences and an expansive suite of mediums.”


Check out Chief’s project "Freehand Movement”