SHONA SCULPTURES AT THE DUSABLE MUSEUM

 

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Unconditional Love, ca 1995
Lameck Bonjisi (1973-2003)
Opal Stone

Born in Ruwa, Zimbabwe, Lameck Bonjisi began to apprentice in 1989 with one of Zimbabwe’s leading sculptors, Nicolas Mukmberanwa. Lameck fast became an internationally respected sculptor in his own right. Characteristics of his work include very striking compositions with distinct stylized lines. Unfortunately, the prominent young sculptor died at the height of his career.

Gift of Sheila Handwerker

Elegant Beauty, ca 1995
Luxon Karise (b. 1968)
Serpentine

Born in Guruve, Zimbabwe, Luxon Karise’s work has been referred to as “elegance of expression.” This work has much of a sensitivity and impressive manifestation of the spiritual essence of the works his has become known for creating. Dedicated to the production of his artwork, Luxon has never traveled outside of Zimbabwe.

Gift of Sheila Handwerker

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