Tell us about yourself and what you do.
My name is Mike Omondi Mulinya. I am a 21-year-old full-time student at Pioneer International University, Kenya, pursuing a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Relations and Diplomacy. Visual art, that is, drawing and painting are my hustle.
Who influences and inspires you? What inspired your most favorite artwork?
Nature is my greatest source of inspiration. Additionally, the late Vincent van Gogh, Leonardo da Vinci, Pablo Picasso, and Salvado da Ali are among the painters who inspire my work.
I am also inspired by my dream and passion to one day own an art gallery.
When did you discover your loved art?
This started back when I was a child, but it was not until I was in high school that I started drawing and painting.
Do you make money out of your art?
Yes, I do. I remember the first drawing I sold for KES 800 back in the year 2016.
So far which is your most expensive art?
Over KES 25,000.
What plans do you have after Campus?
My passion for painting and drawing cannot allow me to abandon my talent. I will endeavor to make a full-time job compatible with my artwork.
What would you advise anyone with your kind of talent?
Do not give up on your dreams.
Fb- mike Omondi Olympus
Sample of my artwork.