Aza Mansongi was born and raised in the Democratic Republic of Congo. She earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Academie des Beaux arts de Kinshasa, the Fine Art school of Kinshasa.

She is now based in Douala in Cameroon and she has exhibited extensively through group and solo exhibitions in the DR Congo, South Africa, France, Switzerland, USA etc. 

Alternating between painting and sculpture when she began, today Mansongi loves to use her brush and paints to creatively capture a likeness.