Bruce Niyonkuru was born in 1992 in Bujumbura, Burundi.
He came to Kigali, Rwanda with his family after the end of the genocide. He discovered his talent for painting at the age of eight. But parents and teachers tried to dissuade him first, with the argument “art worthless”.
2014 Ivuka Art Studio, Kigali
2013 Suddenly and Constantly, Kigali
2011 East African Art Biennale, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania