Loginos Nagila at Swab Barcelona for Circle Art Gallery

Longinos Nagila

Longinos Nagila (Kenyan, b. 1982) To view available works and prices click here Longinos Nagila is a young experimental multi media visual artist living and working in Nairobi. Primarily focusing on video art and the exploration of digital imagery, Longinos’ work is influenced by a deep love of early cinema and black and white photography,…

Guillaume Bonn

Guillaume Bonn: French-Malagasy, b. 1970 To view available works and prices click here For the last twenty years, Guillaume Bonn has reported on conflict, social and environment issues. He was one of the first on the ground to cover the Darfur crisis from inside Sudan for The New York Times and also reported in depth…

Dickens Otieno

Dickens Otieno, b. 1979 For available works please contact gallery@circleartagency.com or danda@circleartagency.com Dickens Otieno’s tapestries uses and draws attention to the potential beauty in objects that would otherwise be dismissed as useless and discarded. He shreds aluminium cans and weaves them into tapestries, in a process informed by the weaving of natural materials such as…

Boniface Maina

Boniface Maina, b. 1987 To view available works and prices click here Born in 1987 in Nanyuki town, Boniface Maina lives and works in Nairobi where he earned a diploma in Art and Design from YMCA National Training Institute in 2008. Maina has experimented with different mediums and materials and is currently exploring inks. His…

Gor Soudan

Gor Soudan, b. 1983 To view available works and prices click here Gor Soudan is a conceptual artist living and working in Kisumu and Nairobi. Often subtly engaged with contemporary political and social issues and embedded in urban culture, Gor’s artistic practice is an organic process through which everyday material is transformed into powerful work.…

Asteria Malinzi

Asteria Malinzi, b. 1991 To view available works and prices click here Asteria Malinzi lives and works In Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania. History, the ocean, found objects and personal experiences are usually the protagonist of Malinzi’s personal works. Through historical references, she gains inspiration by past happenings and uses her camera as a medium for…

Tahir Karmali

Tahir Karmali, b. 1987 To view available works and prices click here Tahir Karmali (born 1987) is a visual artist who pairs materials and portraiture to define personal narratives through the mixed mediums of photography, paper making, and installation. His expression describes economic and political accounts and pronounces them with a single material or object.…

Dennis Muraguri

Dennis Muraguri (b. 1980) To view available works and prices click here Dennis Muraguri, born in 1980 in Naivasha is a multimedia artist, now based in Nairobi, working in painting, printmaking and sculpture. Muraguri graduated from Buru Buru Institute of Fine Arts with a diploma in Painting and Art History. He has been a resident…

Sydney Mang’ong’o

Sidney Mang’ong’o, b. 1983 To view available works and prices click here Born in 1983, Sidney Mang’ong’o started practising art at the age of 25. While he was never a member of the Kibera-based Maasai Mbilli Collective, a meeting with artist, Kota Otieno, and encounters with this group of artists were significant in those initial…

Shabu Mwangi

Lawrence ‘Shabu’ Mwangi, b. 1982 To view available works and prices click here Shabu Mwangi was born in 1985 and began practicing art in 2003. He lives and works in Mukuru slum where he established the Wajukuu Art Project in 2013 with a deep conviction that his work could highlight the lives of the disadvantaged…