Opening Eyes through Art with Sisqo Ndombe Akisieful

Growing up in a creative environment in Kinshasa, Congolese multidisciplinary artist Sisqo Ndombe Akisieful paints characters that captivate the viewer with their gaze, the element that the artist calls the heart of all his paintings. Expressing the realities of the Congolese society through his subjects’ eyes, Sisqo’s works invite us to a deep reflection on his native country and the multiple problems and conflicts on the African continent.

In our interview we spoke with Sisqo about his beginnings in the arts, the joy of painting with your hands, and his hope to raise awareness and bring about change through his works.

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