Mural Art Workshop With U.S. Arts

Students from the Kinshasa's Fine Arts Academy pose for picture with U.S. Envoy Christine Kuhn and Public Affairs Officer Ellen Masi. (State Dept. Images)The US Embassy Kinshasa welcomed U.S. Arts Envoy Christine Kuhn who worked with Congolese artists and students from November to December 2014 to create three beautiful public murals in Kinshasa, Matadi and Bukavu.  The murals supported messages of partnership and women’s empowerment while highlighting the talent of young Congolese artists.   They were part of a community engagement  through the arts program sponsored by the U.S. Department of State.