Born in 1980 in Penhalonga, Zimbabwe, Misheck Masamvu studied art with Helen Lieros at Gallery Delta in Harare and at the Kunstacademie in Munich.
Masamvu’s haunting depictions question the continent’s current trajectory by dramatically exposing psycho-social and political realities.
His work has been shown internationally at Galerie Françoise Heitsch (Munich), Zimbabwe Pavilion at 54th Venice Art Biennale, Influx Contemporary Art (Lisbon), Africa Museum (Arnhem), National Gallery of Zimbabwe (Harare), Gallery Delta (Harare), Dak’Art Biennale 2006 (Dakar) and more.
Misheck Masamvu is represented by Gallery Delta, Harare. His work is also currently available through Galerie Françoise Heitsch, Munich.