Kofi Bazzell-Smith

Artist, Boxer, Educator



KofiManga YouTube channel


 Kofi is an artist, a professional boxer and MFA student at the University of Illinois.

A U.S.-Japan Bridging scholar, he endeavors to serve as a cultural bridge through art practice and education.

Having studied manga in Japan, Kofi produces works in English and Japanese and teaches lectures and workshops on the form.