Dr. Kizito Maria Kasule, PhD

Department of Fine Art (DFA) & CEDAT New Building

Dr. Kizito Maria Kasule, PhD

Associate Professor, Deputy Principal, College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology

Research Interest: Art, Visual Culture, Sketching

Brief Biography

Kizito Maria Kasule (born 1967) is a Ugandan artist and entrepreneur. His currently the Deputy Principal, College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology. He is also the former Dean, Margaret Trowell School of Industrial and Fine Art (MTSIFA), Makerere University. His work has been shown throughout East Africa, Belgium, Austria, Germany, Australia, and France, as well as in Denmark and Norway. He has been a lecturer at Makerere University since 1992. In 2003 Kizito completed his PhD in art history from Makerere University and won a scholarship to Burren College of Art in Ireland.


  • PhD in art history from Makerere University , 2003
  • Masters
  • Bachelor of Arts degree in Art attained from Makerere University

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2014 Kunst Rett Vest, Asker and Galleri Stilart, Gran, Norway
  • Auditor Tenure and Quality of Financial Report
  • 2011 Makerere University Gallery, Kampala, Uganda
  • 2009 Makerere University Gallery, Kampala, Uganda
  • 2006 Sakaraga Gallery, New York, USA
  • 2004 Windhoek College of Art, Windhoek, Namibia
  • 2000 National Museum of Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya
  • 2000 Paris Gallery, New York, US
  • 1998 German Cultural Centre, Kampala, Uganda
  • 1998 Tulifanya Gallery, Kampala, Uganda

Group Exhibitions

  • 2014 Dronninglund Kunstcenter, Denmark
  • 2012 Diani Art Gallery, Mombasa, Kenya
  • 2008 Kultur Stationen, Skørping, Denmark
  • 2005 Burren College of Art Gallery, Ballyvaughan, Ireland
  • 1999 University of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia
  • 1995 Modern ART, Uganda Austria collaboration, Kampala, Uganda
  • 1995 Art Space Gallery, Johannesburg, South-Africa
  • 1994 Nommo Gallery, Kampala, Uganda
  • 1994 Art Africa Exhibition 7th pan African Congress, Kampala, Uganda