As Rwanda’s face on Instagram continues to grow, we are constantly inspired by the many young man and women who are using their lenses to share moments of love and new adventures. For more of what’s interesting, find below 10 artists whom we think you’d enjoy following too. Young and passionate, they are, in one way or another, impacting change in their communities.
Like many of you, I enjoy Instagram. It’s been amazing to see the growth in use and how much people are sharing exciting photos there. These ten artists are not singers, but the sounds that their works are producing are setting a new level of creative leadership in the different fields.
1 – Ishimwe Clément
Music Producer and CEO of Kina Music
2 – Emmanuel Nkurunziza
A self-taught painter, co-owner of Inema Art Center
3 – Cynthia Butare
A filmmaker, producer of The Return.
4 – Gael V. Ruboneka
Photographer, co-founder and CEO at illume Creative Studio
5 – Angel Uwamahoro
Spoken word artist, actor and poet
6 – Umubyeyi Ornella
Author, spoken word poet and pastor
7 – Nkusi Arthur
Comedian, actor and radio presenter
8 – Matthew Rugamba
Fashion designer, founder and creative director of House of Tayo
9 – Eric Ngangare
Spoken word poet, blogger and copywriter, known as “Eric One-key”
10 – Dolph Banza
Illustrator at InkStain
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