Fine-Art.com | Art Marketplace | Amber Group Fine Art Gallery | Art Listing Details

d'ART ID#: 176173
Length: 40.00 in (101.60 cm)
Height: 35.00 in (88.90 cm)
Depth: 1.00 in (2.54 cm)
Framed: no
Dominant colors
#000000
#999999
#cc9999
#cccc99
#cccccc
Media Types
Mixed Media Sculpture
Style & Subject
African Modern
Share
Bookmark and Share
Artist's Discussion Forum

Chikonzero Chazunguza

Chikonzero Chazunguza  Artwork
Queue-mania
Chikonzero Chazunguza

Multimedia Art - $1,800.00

Being Sold by AmberArtGallery
| report |


Make a Private BidMake a private offer on this art piece. Add to FavoritesSave to favorites. Contact SellerContact the seller of this art piece.
Private Bid Save Favorite Contact Seller


Chikonzero (Chiko) Chazunguza is a Zimbabwean visual artist and provocateur, whose multimedia artworks raise searching questions about the postcolonial condition and about the unstable role and nature of art in its postcolonial context. Amongst his most compelling works are those that reinstate for the viewer a sense of ritual order and of lifes deeper mysteries, alongside proffering incisive, yet subtle social analysis. In this style he could easily be labeled as ethno modernist.
Chiko was born and raised in the high-density suburb of Highfields, in Harare, Zimbabwe. In 1987, he won a scholarship to study at the Institute of Pictorial Arts in Sofia Bulgaria, where he earned his MFA and was trained in the classical modes of printmaking, drawing and painting. He spent 7 years in Bulgaria witnessing how the country was going through major changes. In 1994 he returned to Zimbabwe in search of uniting his modern European training with indigenous Zimbabwean art.

No bio has been submitted for this artist.

Not logged in. log in now...
© 2012 fine-art.com. Terms of Use.