Eman (Emmanuel Wandera)

Nairobi, Kenya

Eman is a self-taught artist working in the medium of painting, drawing, illustration, design and photography.

“I discovered my talent in Primary School where I was a big fan of cartoon drawing. Moving to High School, I took up Art & Design as a subject which allowed me to sharpen my artistic skills. I completed my school in 2015 and began practicing as an artist.”


1st prize in the annual KNATCOM National Cultural Celebrations by UNESCO in 2018.

Artist statement

“My art is inspired by African culture and history. I am keen on details. I love taking time devoting my attention to my creative process and achieving desired results. My technique of choice is Pointillism and my medium is ink.”

CV & exhibition history

Eman has featured in local and international art exhibitions and competitions.