Coster Ojwang

Coster Ojwang is a young, fast rising visual artist practicing and living in Nairobi. He studied art and trained in Kisumu, The Mwangaza Art School in 2013. He became a full time artist in 2015 and he expresses with paintings, collage and drawings.

He is an expressive painter and a lover of bold colours and strokes which are evident in his works. He draws his inspiration from his life experiences - places he has been to, people around him, wildlife and a little of abstractions.

Ojwang is quickly becoming a darling of the local collectors and is highly sort after for group exhibitions in Nairobi. His phenomenal landscapes especially are becoming a defining theme. In this show, he does an intriguing study of his favorite classical painters, his social contemporaries and the Kenyan shags landscapes.

Ojwang has been exhibited in the National Museum of Kenya, Golbourn - Australia, St. Francis Gallery MA USA and Netherlands. His latest solo exhibitions were, the Contemporary Impressionism at Fairmont the Norfolk Hotel (and the Talisman Restaurant.

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