"The time is now for Africa to bask in her own glory. The artist is the conduit to a united Africa. This is my dream, my vision and my prophecy. Reimagine Africa. Look at it through my eyes. Find a new perspective. Do you see?"
Sheik Umar Khan, the top doctor treating patients infected with the Ebola virus in Sierra Leone has died from the disease 29/07/14, a national hero.
Kudzanai Chiurai - Moyo II , 2013
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Born one year after Zimbawe’s emergence from white-ruled Rhodesia – Chiurai’s early work focused on the political, economic and social strife in his homeland. Chiurai has held numerous solo exhibitions since 2003 and has participated in various local and international exhibitions, including Figures & Fictions: Contemporary South African Photography at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London and Impressions from South Africa, 1965 to Now at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, which acquired Chiurai’s work for their collection. His Conflict Resolution series was included in dOCUMENTA (13) in Kassel in 2012. His film Iyeza was one of the few African films to be included in the New Frontier shorts programme at the Sundance Film Festival in 2013.