Maina Boniface

Artist Bio

Maina has experimented with different mediums and materials for the past decade; recently exploring with inks, bleach and paper. Being a figurative painter with his surreal subjects, his work has evolved over the years striving to capture moments and emotions in human behavior touching on various themes with his latest exploration being a self-psychological study he exhibited in a solo show dubbed ‘LINE OF INQUIRY’ in Nairobi 2016.

In recent years, his art has appeared in magazines, art books and news articles locally and internationally. He is a founding partner of BRUSH TU ART STUDIO and has facilitated painting workshops and art talks. Maina’s art has been shown nationally and internationally and is in both private and public art collections.

Solo Exhibitions

  • Line of Inquiry (Sediments of self)
    2016 – Art Space Kenya

Selected Exhibitions

  • Circle Art exhibition- Lamu
  • The Kenya Art Fair
  • Russian Embassy Residence, Nairobi
  • The Kenya Art Fair
  • Finding Voice 1, II, III- 2014
  • The Kenya Art fair
Burden of being