Ddamba Ismail

Ddamba Ismail

Born 1982 he has a bachelor’s degree from Makerere University. He started to exhibit majorly in 2002 and has since participated in many group exhibitions in and outside of Uganda, e.g. Nommo Gallery, Tulifanya Gallery, Afriart, Design Agenda, Alliance Francaise, Ugandan German Cultural Society (now Goethe Center ), Signature Art Kabira CC, Mish Mash.

Exhibitions abroad; Art Montreal, Canada, EASTAFAB Dar es Salam TZ, New York , Washington DC, Sydney Australia, Pretoria SA, Gallery Watatu and Banana Hill Nairobi, Copenhagen Denmark and others.

Solo Exhibitions held at AfriArt, Tulifanya Gallery, Aid Child and Portalen Greve, Copenhagen Denmark.

He draws his inspiration from his surroundings, often paints birds and women or he creates abstract works on canvas or prints in vibrant colors.