Lynn Xiao-Yi

Born and raised in Tainan, Taiwan, Lynn is a skilled visual artist with a particular interest in Rwandan culture, which she developed while studying for a Master's degree in Visual Arts. Her works often include 'Umugenzi Nirere,' a fictional character she created to express her love for Rwandan culture.
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Intore

2021 | Digital Painting/Drawing The regal Intore historically served to please the king, and demo...

2021 | Digital Painting/Drawing The regal Intore historically served to please the king, and demonstrate responsibility, through dance and performance. This eye-catching digital painting captures an Intore dancer in beautiful motion. See more artworks by Lynn Xiao-Yi

$35.00 $125.00

Meeting Insibika

2020 | Digital Painting/Drawing A memorable moment of Nirere meeting the mystical Insibika - a fa...

2020 | Digital Painting/Drawing A memorable moment of Nirere meeting the mystical Insibika - a fantastical, wild, beast-like creature in Rwandan mythology. Nirere is a fictional character created by the artist to express her journey exploring Rwandan culture. See more artworks by Lynn Xiao-Yi

$35.00 $125.00

The Shepherd and Inyambo

2021 | Digital Painting/Drawing An eye-catching silhouette of a Shephard and Inyambo. The Inyambo...

2021 | Digital Painting/Drawing An eye-catching silhouette of a Shephard and Inyambo. The Inyambo are cows found in Rwanda known for their long horns and significance in Rwandan culture. The cows were often presented during royal ceremonies and received special training from royal shepherds. In this digital painting, Lynn Xiao-Yi uses a backlight style to bring an element of mystery to the magnificent creatures. See more artworks by Lynn Xiao-Yi

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Inkoko Forest

2021 | Digital Painting/Drawing This digital painting features Nirere walking through a forest ma...

2021 | Digital Painting/Drawing This digital painting features Nirere walking through a forest made of Inkoko, a traditional basket made in Rwanda. Nirere is a fictional character created by the artist to express her journey exploring Rwandan culture. See more artworks by Lynn Xiao-Yi

$35.00 $125.00

Visiting

2021 | Digital Painting/Drawing This drawing illustrates the beginning of Nirere's journey in Rwa...

2021 | Digital Painting/Drawing This drawing illustrates the beginning of Nirere's journey in Rwanda by featuring iconic Rwandan landmarks such as the state-of-the art Kigali Convention Center, set amidst a hilly landscape. Nirere is a fictional character created by the artist to express her journey exploring Rwandan culture. See more artworks by Lynn Xiao-Yi

$35.00 $125.00

Imbyino Nyarwanda

2021 | Digital Painting/Drawing This impressive piece is a skillfully executed digital drawing de...

2021 | Digital Painting/Drawing This impressive piece is a skillfully executed digital drawing depicting women dancers of the traditional Rwandan dances during a performance. It expresses both elegance and strength in perfect balance. See more artworks by Lynn Xiao-Yi  

$35.00 $125.00