‘Women’s Identity I’. From an exhibition ‘Herself’ by Mwamba Chikwemba

‘I always want to explore deeper what a complete freedom of a woman is.

It seems to me that having an inner sense of freedom is essential for a woman to preserve all her interests: an interest in life, in family, in building a home, but also an interest in her career.

Its common in Zambia for a woman to loose her freedom once she gets married.

They loose their freedom. They loose who they are, their identity. It’s like men own them…’