David Thuku

Artist Bio

Born in 1985 in Nakuru, Kenya, David Thuku is a painter and mixed media artist currently living and working in Nairobi. A recipient of the Langalanga Scholarship Fund, David graduated from the BuruBuru Institute of Fine Arts in Nairobi in 2009.

In 2013 he co-founded Brush-Tu Art Studio, a creative arts collective providing artists with studio space and collaborative exchange and in 2016 he joined the Kuona Trust Arts Centre .

Selected Exhibition

BY STANDER. Papercut-sgraffito. 55cm x 75cm
INTROSPECTION III. Papercut-sgraffito. 64cm x 53cm
INTROSPECTION IV. Papercut-sgraffito. 64cm x 53cm
LAMENTER (revisited). Papercuts-sgraffito. 55x75cm
image © Artlab Africa
SEATING CHANCE I. Empty seats series. Papercut-sgraffito. 75cm x 55cm.
UNTITLED Observer Series panel VII Papercut-sgraffito 75x55cm