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  • Man thing (Self Portrait)
    Collection: University Art Collection
    Date: 2015
    Dimensions: 100 x 100cm
    Medium: Oil on canvas
    Description: Zimbabwean artist Hwami studied BA Fine Art: Painting at Wimbledon College of Arts. This painting is part of an part of an ongoing series, ‘varume vakadzi! vakadzi varume!’, which explores gender identity and gender politics in Zimbabwe and the rest of Africa. Through memory, Hwami revisits places encountered growing up in post-colonial Zimbabwe and thus creates a parallel universe that centres on a futuristic narrative of Zimbabwe. www.kudzanaiviolethwami.com
    Object Number: UAC 880