Kawira Mwirichia studied Art and Design all through high school. A passionately curious individual, she also studied various interests such as Web and Graphic Design before focusing on her fundamental passion to “build beautiful things” and pursued a BSc in Civil Engineering. While pursuing her BSc, Kawira stayed in touch with the art scene by organizing two other female artists to set up a successful charity exhibition dubbed the “Girl Art Project” at the Godown Arts Center (2011). She also participated in various art events such as Words and Pictures (WaPI), a See Us Hear Us art festival, and at Changing Spaces, Changing Faces conference where she showcased several art pieces. A masculine-of-center woman born and raised in Kenya, Kawira deeply believes in the power of art for social change.