Born and raised in Kenya, Wambui has been developing artwork around the themes of decoloniality, identity and independence in Africa. Originally a painter, Wambui now expresses her work through installation.

Wambui holds an MSc. in African Studies with a focus on Violence, History and Memory from the University of Oxford. She lives and works in Nairobi.

Wambui Kamiru Collymore is the founder of The Art Space, an online art  gallery.