Jackie Karuti, '03 (from the series There are Worlds Out There They Never Told You About)', 2016, Mixed media on paper, 57 x 76 cm, Courtesy of Circle Art Gallery
Jackie Karuti, '03 (from the series There are Worlds Out There They Never Told You About)', 2016, Mixed media on paper, 57 x 76 cm, Courtesy of Circle Art Gallery 

In recent years, Jackie Karuti has gained positive attention for her experimental, conceptual work using new media. She explores themes of death, sexuality, space and urban culture using installation, video and performance art as well as mixed-media work.

Karuti has exhibited and participated in workshops and residencies in Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Sweden, The Netherlands, Uganda, the UK and the USA. She has also collaborated with other artists in various film, photography and academic projects.