Mwamba Chikwemba

Mwamba Chikwemba was born in 1992. She is a painter based in Lusaka, Zambia where she works and represents a Visual artist Centre.

Mwamba developed an interest in art in high school. However, the path to the art industry was not simple: Mwamba graduated with a degree in Public Administration and had to try other jobs first before she realized that she has to dedicate her life to painting.

Although history knows a lot of similar examples, it is remarkable to observe how young female artist fights for her right to be recognized as a young professional and as an artist in general in a male-dominated society, like Zambia.

Her challenging story becomes a subject of her expressionism art as well: in her creative process, Mwamba focuses on women’s identity in a place where social norms prevail and female roles are strictly defined. The artist wants her creative drawings and paintings to be seen as a collective image of African women who have power, courage, and wisdom to follow their own goals. Enjoy the power of African wall art together with Mwamba Chikwemba!

 


18 products
Women's Identity XI by Mwamba Chikwemba, Drawing at Art Acacia Gallery & Advisory
Women's Identity XI
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Women's Identity X by Mwamba Chikwemba, Drawing at Art Acacia Gallery & Advisory
Women's Identity X
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Women's Identity VIII by Mwamba Chikwemba, Drawing at Art Acacia Gallery & Advisory
Women's Identity VIII
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Women's Identity VII by Mwamba Chikwemba, Drawing at Art Acacia Gallery & Advisory
Women's Identity VII
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Women's Identity VI by Mwamba Chikwemba, Drawing at Art Acacia Gallery & Advisory
Women's Identity VI
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Women's Identity V by Mwamba Chikwemba, Drawing at Art Acacia Gallery & Advisory
Women's Identity V
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Women's Identity IX by Mwamba Chikwemba, Drawing at Art Acacia Gallery & Advisory
Women's Identity IX
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Women's Identity IV by Mwamba Chikwemba, Drawing at Art Acacia Gallery & Advisory
Women's Identity IV
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Women's Identity III by Mwamba Chikwemba, Drawing at Art Acacia Gallery & Advisory
Women's Identity III
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Women's Identity II by Mwamba Chikwemba, Drawing at Art Acacia Gallery & Advisory
Women's Identity II
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Women's Identity I by Mwamba Chikwemba, Drawing at Art Acacia Gallery & Advisory
Women's Identity I
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Twillie by Mwamba Chikwemba, Painting at Art Acacia Gallery & Advisory
Twillie
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