Akimanizanye Kakizi Jemima

Akimanizanye Kakizi Jemima is a visual artist from Kigali who makes paintings which are an intersection of semi abstract and abstract. She is interested in making art that addresses things we go through in life, especially women and changes the way we look at certain things. Her art invites everyone looking at it to engage in discussion about subjects that are rarely talked about or are even considered as taboo, which she believes is useful in engaging community consciousness and in improving social conditions. Jemima believes that her art plays a role in boosting the confidence of women and in giving them a positive feeling.