Location of painting: 6 Somerleyton Road, Brixton, London SW9 8ND
Linett Kamala was the 9th subject of the ‘You Are Enough’ series of portraits painted across London. The paintings created by artist Neequaye ‘Dreph’ Dsane is a tribute to his friends who are doing amazing things for their communities and society at large.
Linett has always been passionate about improving the lives of others, especially young people through education and the arts. She has worked tirelessly with organisations across the private, public and not-for-profit sectors.
Some of her contributions include;
- Working as Associate Headteacher to set up the Chelsea Academy, a new school in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
- Running one of the biggest static sound systems at the Notting Hill Carnival ‘Disya Jeneration’ of which she has been a member of since the age of 14
- Coming up with concept and set up of the South Kilburn Studios in her local community which has gone on to support numerous creatives at the start of their career including chart topping music band Clean Bandit.