Kanyike Edgar, born and living in Kampala, finished his primary school at Banunule primary school, studied his O-level at Kyambogo college and his A-level at Victoria high school in Nansana. He is now an artist practicing and experimenting with Dance, Photography and Film.
Kanyike is also an actor, who was part of the 2016 Disney Movie, “Queen of Katwe”.
He started dancing in 2012 with In Movement: Art For Social change where he also developed greatly as a leader and Creative arts facilitator and is now passing on what he learn’t to other kids in different schools and centers in Kampala.
As a Dancer, he has performed on a number of productions in Uganda with dance companies like Soul-Xpressions and Batalo Dance Festival and in Poland with Brave Kids Festival. He also teaches dance to the kids from different schools and partner organisations we work with.
As a Photographer, he experiments with a number of concepts some of which have been exhibited in Uganda and Tanzania. Plus doing freelance Videography and Video editing.
September 3, 2020