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‘To me, art is a means that can bring together all societies and cultures around the world. There is oneness in art, there is no language, no perception of color but only the light of the soul which I believe is human.’

At the age of seventeen, Harry Mutasa (1973) enrolled into an art school in the Harare ghetto neighbourhood of Bare. He stayed in the studio in Amsterdam in 1999, in preparation of an exhibition in Heilo. He has also exhibited in Zimbabwe, Finland, Germany, Italy, Australia and the USA.
In his work, Mutasa aims to demonstrate that there’s a different side to every story. People take a lot of things for granted and take a negative view. Mutasa likes to look on the bright side of things. Mutasa works with ‘weld art’, which is a media that allows the artist to express himself through metal sculpture made from different scraps of metal and also through canvas painting in abstract.

Harry Mutasa
Zimbabwe
Admire Kamudzengerere
Zanele Muholi
Lara Bourdin
Awaad Issa
Ashraf Moneim
Louis Boshoff
Ruan Hoffmann
Krishna Luchoomun
Sultana Haukim
Adriaan de Villiers
Michele Tabor
Koyo Kouoh
Viktor Ekpuk
Santu Mofokeng
Mihret Kebede
Nisren Abasher Ahmed
Hasan and Husain Essop
Leo Lefort
Ndikhumbule Ngqinambi
Akirash
Akintunde Akinleye
Ruan Hoffmann
Michael Tsegaye
Adriaan de Villiers
Zanele Muholi
Hadia Gana
James Iroha Uchechukwu
Mahmoud Khaled
Sarah Erzfinke
Batoul Shimi
Thierry Mandon
Gabriel Kemzo Malou
Ngone Fall
Odili Donald Odita
Dineo Seshee Bopape
Victor Ekpuk
Doreen Southwood
Clifford Charles
Assefa Gebrekidan
Guy Wouete
Thulani Shongwe
Nicholas Hlobo
Doreen Southwood
Odili Donald Odita
Rehab El Sadek
Papisto Boy
John Murray
Isaac Carlos
Rose Kirumira
Dominique Zinkpè
Senzeni Marasela
Tarek Zaki
Kheto Lualuali
Meshac Gaba
Rafs Mayet
Henk Rossouw
Nawaal Deane
Darryl Accone
Louis Mhlanga
Krishna Luchoomun
Moss Mogale
Samson Kambalu
Abrie Fourie
Dominique Fontaine
Ilse Pahl
Saliou Traore
Alassane Drabo
Harry Mutasa
Moshekwa Langa
Jeremy Wafer
Artists 1992-1998 >>