Zimbabwe: Zanele Deserves Credit

Zimbabwe: Zanele Deserves Credit IT has been ingrained in our mentality to associate the “African woman” artist with the minor arts – of domestic utility crafts, batiks, pottery, basketry and bead-work. This concept is as bigoted a notion as the idea of African women as being intellectually inferior. Following Zimbabwe’s independence in 1980, the indigenous artist needed new impulses for artistic self-expression and these were manifested in the art created by the new breed of…

"Zimbabwe: Zanele Deserves Credit"