About





Eve Wangui Gichuhi
Graphic Artist | Design Theorist
Nairobi | Berlin

Is a graphic artist whose work lies between the intersection of Illustration and Graphic Design. Her practise today continues to not just be guided by European design methods, but also by how these intersect with the aesthetics of Pan-African media and support intercultural design as a whole.

An alumni of the Art University of Kassel, her work has been published by Dazed Magazine London (2020); Pop’Africana Magazine NY (2008, 2014);  Chimurenga PMS Reader, South Africa (2012), CAPOSUD magazine, Italy (2009). Additionally, she has participated in various self publishing Zine festivals for example; Somerset house London:Process!(2018); First Bubblegum Club Zine Exhibition Johannesburg, South Africa (2018); Printed Matter, Inc. THE NY ART BOOK FAIR with Ropepress publishing / MoMA  PS1, Queens New York (2018); The Millionaires Club Leipzig (2016); Angoulême Festival Independent Comic Festival F.O.FF. (2015) and also International Comic Salon Erlangen (2008). She has exhibited at Examensaustellung documenta-halle Kassel (2014), Mash up the archive IWALEWA Haus Bayreuth (2013 & 2015) to name a few.

She has previously worked as a Lecturer at the Art University of Kassel in projects relating to visual pop culture and neo/postcolonial trends.

In 2017 she was honoured to participate in the acclaimed world famous Kassel documenta within the context of The documenta 14 Parliament of Bodies.  

In 2020, she was also a part of the Berlin's Senate Department for Culture and Europe highly competitive Special Scholarship program.


contact: 
studio.eve.wangui.gichuhi@gmail.com

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