|April 19, 2021 9:00 am||Auction starting|
Starting bid: $1,300.00
Chatting near the Baobab by Lawrence Yombwe, 2020, Acrylic and Oxide on Hessian, 90cm x 70cm
About the work: This works speaks about love and unity.
Lawrence Yombwe: Born in 1956 in Kalulushi, he lives and works in Livingstone. He earned an Art Diploma from the African Literature Center in Kitwe in 1980, an Advanced Certificate in Fine Arts from Croydon College (UK) in 1986 and an Art Teacher and Graphic Art Diploma from Evelyn Hone College of Applied Arts & Commerce (Lusaka) in 1990. In 1994 he traveled to the U.S.A. where he studied Arts Administration and he later set up the documentation center at the Visual Arts Council headquarters (Henry Tayali Visual Arts Center) in Lusaka. He is the initiator of various Christian Art Workshops and exhibitions. He worked as a graphic artist for the Ndola Catholic Diocese and Mission Press from 1981 to 1983. He taught art in schools for many years in Zambia and Botswana. He has held numerous solo exhibitions locally and abroad and he has won numerous awards. He currently runs Wayi Wayi Art Studio and Gallery with his artist wife Agnes Yombwe in Livingstone.
Item condition: New
Auction starts: April 19, 2021 9:00 am
Auction ends: April 30, 2021 9:00 pm