Welcome’s second Artist in Residence will be Madeline Ndambakuwa. Ndambakuwa is a communications expert, a painter, an illustrator, and a poet, originally from Harare, Zimbabwe. She immigrated in 2001 to Cincinnati, Ohio a sister city to Harare. She believes that in every adversity, there is a gifted champion or game changer rising with strength and resilience, ready to change the world and leave a lasting impact. She will host an opening exhibition of her work at The Welcome Project as part of Camp Washington’s Second Saturday Art Walk on July 13th from 6-9pm. As part of the opening reception Ndambakuwa will also perform her poetry.