© 2019 Wamaitha Ng'ang'a

Wamaitha Ng'ang'a is a Kenyan-British artist based in London, England. She holds dual degrees in Photography (First class BA Hons) and Media, Campaigning and Social Change (MA) from the University of Westminster, England. 

Growing up in Kenya, she followed humanitarian paths, discovering along the way her own potential to use visual artworks to help bring about change.

Wamaitha confronts human rights and social challenges through visual representation, exploring ways to address issues with empathy and an ethical core. Her studies brought deeper appreciation of theories of change and the role of media and communication in these issues.

She has experimented with portraiture and constructed images. Currently her focus is on gender, human rights issues and culture and identity , using mixed-media and documentary techniques. Wamaitha is also undertaking an archiving project looking at the history and culture of East Africa. She has worked with NGOs and government agencies and is available for local and international assignments.

Talks

Marginal 

Re:Centre, London- 2019

Snapshot of Nunhead
The Green Nunhead, London -2018

Freerange Exhibition
Truman Brewery, London-2016

TMC Collective Showcase
Autograph ABP, London-2016

Everything's A Document
University of Westminster, London -2014

Migrant Voice’s Photo Exhibition

Migrant Voice, London-2013

Southwest Fest Art Exhibition 

House of Fraser, London-2012

 - Race, migration and the power and politics of storytelling through black audio and visual arts -2016 Autograph ABP, London, UK.

- Standing together against domestic violence-Supporting Refugee & Migrant Women EOU Annual Conference -2016, London, UK.  

Contact

Tel: +447724517604

Email: info@wamaithanganga.com
London, England.