Futuristic African Exhibition

I had the chance to swing by the Modzi AIR Exhibition, highlighting work by Kolapo Olurunyemi, a Nigerian based science-inspired artist. The exhibit sheds light on the traditions and identity of Africans through the different unique tribal marks, whilst imagining a futuristic African. Kolapo‚Äôs larger pieces are oil-on-canvas, with the notable one being of MumbaContinue reading “Futuristic African Exhibition”

Bridging Italy and Zambia through Art

Lusaka National Museum is currently hosting the “Building an Art Bridge between Italy and Zambia” exhibition where six Italian artists and twelve Zambian artists are exhibiting their work. The art on display includes paintings, sculptures, installations, photography and video, all aimed at using the language of contemporary art to address the socio-economic issues that ZambiansContinue reading “Bridging Italy and Zambia through Art”

Cynthia Zukas Young Artist Awards 2022

The Cynthia Zukas Young Artist Awards (CZYAA) took place earlier this month at the Lechwe Gallery. Kangwa Yombwe took the top prize, with Mwape Fundanga and Mwaba Chandia scooping second and third prize respectively. There were so many great entries and I have highlighted a few of my favourites below. These pieces and many moreContinue reading “Cynthia Zukas Young Artist Awards 2022”

Chena Art House

Looking for a place to enjoy some art; a fresh breeze or float over some calm waters surrounded by green meadows? Chena Art House offers exactly that at the Nkwashi Estate, just 50km from Lusaka’s CBD, in the Leopards Hill area. Lifestyle Activities Entrance to the Chena Art House is pegged at K100 per person andContinue reading Chena Art House

Lechwe Art Gallery

The Lechwe Art Gallery is in the heart of Rhodes Park, Lusaka at the Gallery Office Park. The gallery is run by the Lechwe Trust which was established over 30 years ago and now owns over 300 works of art in its collection. The Lechwe gallery has previously showcased several art exhibitions with different formsContinue reading “Lechwe Art Gallery”