Cross-cultural study and travel, music, media and technology are what drive Kwame Nyong’o. An an illustrator, animator, storyboard artist and character designer, Kwame is an advocate for the promotion of arts and animation in Africa. His recent projects include the UNESCO Africa Animated! project, in which he served as an animation trainer and production coordinator. Kwame teaches animation in various institutions in Nairobi. Besides teaching, he is a freelance artist and serves clients in Kenya, the United States and the international community.