Malangatana /   Malangatana Valente Ngwenya

Mozambique 1936 - 2011

Painting

Malangatana
Malangatana Valente Ngwenya
Male
Mozambique
1936
December 17, 2013
Alias of Jasmina Sevic, a researcher and author for Widewalls. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Science (Department for Journalism) in Belgrade in 2013.

Malangatana Valente Ngwenya, known only as Malangatana, was a Mozambican contemporary artist known for his phantasmagoric paintings inspired by political conditions in his homeland.

Featured image: Malangatana – Untitled (detail), lithograph, photo credits of Contemporary African Art Gallery