IJAIA partners with emerging artists from the African continent and its diaspora. We strive to create a space where artists have the possibility to display their artwork in a proper and professional manner. Paintings are more than just ‘pictures’ in frames. Every work of art tells a tale and reflects the culture from which it emerges. Ultimately, we want to bring people together through art and be a window into the cultural heritage and collective memories of the villages, cities and countries that populate the African continent.
Trésor Kudimbana was born on the 26th of October 1984, in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. While in primary school, his teachers encouraged him to join the Academy of Fine Arts in Kinshasa…