Born and raised in Kenya, Wambui has been developing artwork around the themes of colonialism, 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 Kenyan History from the University of Oxford. She lives and works in Nairobi.
Wambui Kamiru is the founder of The Art Space, an online gallery with regular pop-ups in popular and sometimes unusual places in Nairobi.