NAME: Karakire Strong,
OCCUPATION: Visual Artist (Painter,Illustration Artist),
LOCATION \ BASE: Imagine Art Studio, Kigali – Rwanda
Strong Karakire has achieved a lot in his career as an artist. He has won different prizes including the awards for the “Rwanda in the future” UN art competition 2010 and the “Intra-health capacity project illustration art competition 2009.
He has exhibited his arts and residency in different countries, Rwanda; Burundi; Tanzania; Botswana; Seychelles; Mauritius; China; Germany; France; United Kingdom and Australia. He is a member of the Isoko Arts Rwanda and a member of the Nanjing Painting and Calligraphy Academy,China.
He has his own studio “Imagine Art Studio.”
Imagine Art Studio innovatively stimulates awareness and understanding of the visual arts through artists classes and workshops, exhibitions,art night events and community outreach.
Imagine art studio shall be the premier studio area where people with artistic creativity reside,dream,get inspired and create.