ssekitto kalule emmanuel

ssekitto kalule emmanuel

kampala, central, Uganda

About ssekitto kalule emmanuel

Ssekitto Kalule Emmanuel is a prominent East African painter and ceramist, who works mostly in oil, acrylics and his ceramics works are reduction fired with a natural smoking effect.

After his bachelors degree in industrial and fine art at Makerere University Uganda, he proceeded to practice his art which is inspired by the lives of the people he comes across.

In 2017, he was nominated for the Young Achievers Awards in Kampala, he has participated in several group exhibitions and his works are collected locally and internationally by renown art collectors. His painting are characterized by squares and vibrant tints of various colors while as his ceramics have stitches of threads in them.

Having his art work in your collection is one of the amazing things that can happen to you.

Education

Holds a bachelors degree in industrial and fine art with a second class upper from Makerere University kampala.

Went to St. Marys Boarding secondary school Kitende, Uganda for high school

Events

New Vision Top 40 Under 40 2020
Africa Youth Leader of the Year 2018
Young achievers awards 2017
Kampala art biennale 2017
Kampala fashion week 2016
African ceramist, USA embassy Kampala, 2017

Exhibitions

Africalia Home Residency Exhibition 2020
Faces Up exhibition 2016- Makerere Art gallery
My Art My Life 2015, 2016 - Makerere art gallery.