In this small art exhibition, the rich figural painting tradition of this southern African nation shines through.
Artist and curator Sithabile Mlotshwa says she founded Zimbabwe’s Bulawayo Biennial to contribute to the “great need” for platforms that represent African artists.
Last Friday, artist Owen Maseko was arrested by police for an exhibition at the National Gallery in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. This is the second exhibition closed by Zimbabwean authorities. Earlier that same week, a photo exhibition in Harare by Okay Machisa was shut down.